6 months old baby

Question: Hi..my baby boy is 5 months old ..he is passing motion in pale green colour...can u plese suggest me any medicines. As i think it is a sign of teething...and his ears are also itching...

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Answer: Dear any medication should be prescribed from the doctor. Your baby's age is showing 6 months if it is you can try some home remedies only if he is 6 months and you have started semi solids. Below are some of the reasons for loose motions :- 1.) Teething time is one of the main reasons for loose motions in babies 2.) Introduction of new solid food can cause loose motions in babies. 3.) Improper digestion can trigger loose motions in children. 4.) Infection due to virus or bacteria can also be another reason for disturbed motions in babies. 5.) Strong medication can cause loose motions in children. Please avoid. 6.) Poor Hygiene and bad weather can also trouble baby’s bowel movements. Home Remedies to Cure Loose Motions in Babies:- 1. Sabudana Water for Loose Motions in Babies Give your baby sabudana ka pani ( Sago Water) . Process to make sadubana water is as below. Soak sabudana for 1 hour. Put sufficient water and keep it on boiling Boil till sabudana get completely immersed in water. Strain and give sabudana water to your baby to cure loose motions. Recommended Age: 6+ months 2.  BreastMilk helps recover If you are breastfeeding your baby then you should continue feeding your child. Breastmilk is the best solution to keep baby hydrated if he is below 6 months of age. During loose motions, you can increase the frequency of feeding. If your baby is exclusively on breastfeeding then you have to cut down foods like greasy foods, spicy foods, dairy products which can trigger diarrhea in your child. 3. ORS as Home Remedy Give your baby plenty of fluids. Babies tend to dehydrate faster than adults. Give your baby ORS (Oral Rehydration Salts). ORS is a special combination of dry salts that is mixed with safe water. Oral Rehydration Salts can help replace the fluids lost due to diarrhoea. You can buy ORS sachets from the market or make ORS at home. Home-made ORS It is the most effective and least expensiveway to manage dehydration. Ingredients 6 teaspoons of sugar 1/2 teaspoon of salt 1 liter of filter water Procedure Dissolved the sugar, salt in water. Give this solution to your child to drink after every 2 hours. Hope this helps.
Answer: Hii Consistently green stools in the breastfed baby can indicate an imbalance of foremilk/hindmilk, often resulting in frothygreen stools. So make your baby take feed for long. Foremilk is the starting flow of bf and hindmilk is the end flow.vith are equally important for baby.  If your baby is on iron supplements as suggested by your pediatrician, his/her poop can be dark green in color. It is the side effect due to the result of unabsorbed iron by the baby’s body. simple cold can also the reason for the green poop in babies.green color means his mucus I'd coming out from body.Also possible if mom has eaten food with green color.  All the best
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