Answer: Hello dear Following remedies u can try for cold and cough 1. Steam: Breathing moist air helps loosen the mucus in the nasal passages. 2. Lots of rest: When your child rests, he's healing, which is exactly what he needs to do. 3. Saline drops and bulb syringes : Using a bulb syringe works best for young babies, especially if a stuffy nose interferes with breastfeeding or bottle-feeding. 4. Extra fluids:Drinking plenty of fluids prevents dehydration, thins your child's nasal secretions, and flushes them out.
Answer: Hi Dear! Steam inhalation is wonderful in cough as it loosens the mucus, sit along with the child .....also you can try this ....take some mustard oil heat it add chopped garlic n ajwain let the garlic become brown switch off stove and when oil is slightly warm apply on chest n back n neck..lil camphor can be added after switching off stove...give honey n turmeric mixed little will help in cough a lot.. Hope this helps!
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Question: My baby is suffering from severe cold and caugh , i have consulted doctor and have been giving her the prescribed med .. But she still has , any effective home remedy to cure it faster .please assist
Answer: Hie Following are a few remedies that can help your baby Slice up a fresh onion and keep in near your baby sulfur content in onion draws out mucus and fluid in r body . Run a humidifier through the room to help moisten the air and help baby breathe You may keep a bowl of hot water with 3-4 drops of eucalyptus oil to it to help relieve congestion. Saline water drops 1-2 drops in each nostril shall help loosen up the mucus and expel it from your babys body . Add 1-2 drops of eucalyptus oil to a tissue paper and keep it near baby to help breathe . Elevate your babys head with the help of a pillow to help him breathe and drain down mucus. Add 2 spoons of ajwain to a cotton cloth heat it on a tava and check on your inner wrist for temperature is mild warm apply on your baby's chest ,neck and nose . Gently dab for 3-5 mins and cover your baby, hold him upright and gently Pat his back to break congestion. Came across a doctor who prescribe Mucolite it's an mucus thinner which works by thinning the mucos and draining it out of baby body by poop It took a 3-4 days but I'd worked The quantity would depend on the weight so would suggest consult your pediatrician regarding same . Apart from that Massage your baby with a mustard oil heated on a low flame with 4-5 garlic cloves Drain and apply when mild warm And ensure you cover him well once you massage him with the oil Also rub oil onto his chest, palms and feets and put on tshirt, mittens and socks to trap the heat
Question: My baby is one month old and suffering from cough... Pls suggest any effective home remedy
Answer: Hi.. The best remedy for an infant is, applying baby vicks vapour rub on your baby's back, chest and feet. Make the baby wear a comfortable pair of socks after applying vicks. Repeat this twice or thrice in a day. You will definitely see the difference. Also, for blocked nose use saline water (nasoclear), it is easily available in any medical store. In case you find no difference in twenty four hours, then see a pediatrician. Please do not use adult vicks vapour rub.
Question: Hi my 4 months old baby is suffering from cold is home remedy is okay can I give maxtra medicine or not
Answer: if ur doctor has prescribed the medicine it is absolutely fine. meanwhile u can give him steam which will give him some relief. switch on the geyser of the bathroom for some time. let the steam form, then sit with the baby for sometime