Question: 3months old baby got cold and cough
Answer: Hi! Cold are caused by viruses, climate changes and infections since the baby is only 3 months old, you try the following to give some relief. 1. Use saline water if the nose is stuffed- Saline water is best in stuffed nose it helps loosen the mucus. 2. Give her plenty of Breast milk-Breast milk is everything your baby needs now to take the germ out through pee. 3.You can give steam bath-steam bath also loosens the mucus and gets drained out from nostrils. 4. Musterd oil massage on the chest and feet-If the oil suits the baby please rub it on the chest and feet to generate heat this too will help loosen the mucus. 5. Elevate the baby upright so that he can breathe easyily and while sleeping make the pillow also a little elevated. Please consult the Paed before giving any medicine. *Steam n nasoclear drops. Steam 3-4 times a day - hold him and sit in a steamy bathroom (run a hot shower). Also, holding him upright as much as possible will keep him comfortable. Saline nasal sprays are good too and will help keep nasal passages moist and loosen the mucus. *apply babyvicks on clothes bedsheets for some relief. *If you are massaging massage with warm oil...that also bring relief *you can give ajwain sek in a potli too. Hope this helps!
Question: My baby she is 3months old ... Pls suggest medicine for cough and cold
Answer: Hello dear... Cough and cold are one of the common childhood illness , it can caused by environment, climate change,and some cold causing foods . Remedies for cough and cold in infants Breast milk is a natural source of antioxidants,it alone can do wonders in reducing cough of babies , so breast feed as you can. Heat coconut oil with garlic,pepper,and little turmeric powder,use ts oil and massage in throat,chest for five minutes,it will helps in reducing cough effectively You can also boil water with ajwan or cumin seeds, you drink and then breast feed baby it will reduce cough a lot Apply Vick's in a betel leaf and keep it under lamp for two min,then massage baby's chest with that leaf,it will cure cough a lot Massage with warm mustard oil,will also reduce cough Mother's can take soup with country chicken with pepper and salt,it is very much helpful in reducing baby's cough and cold