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Question: hi my baby, got cold n running nose n she is 2 month......pls advice
Answer: Breastfeeding is the first and foremost solution to treat cold and cough for your newborn. In your baby’s first six months, breastmilk is the only way to heal your child’s body from any type of problem.Breastmilk also improves the immunity of your child to fight against bacteria, germs, and virus.
You can put few drops of breastmilk in each nostril of your baby. It will help to cure a cough and cold faster.
Ajwain or carom seeds have antiviral and antibacterial properties. Dry roast ajwain on a tava or pan. Put the ajwain in a cotton cloth and make a potli of it. Gently rub it on the baby’s chest, back, under feet and palms.
Make sure the potli is not very hot. First, test the temperature by putting the potli on your wrist. Make sure that the baby must have a single layer of clothing before you start to rub potli on the body.
Caution: Don’t rub it on the naked chest of your baby.
Question: My son has running nose since 2 day need home remedy for cold and running nose
Answer: hi dear, health probkems like running nose cough and cold is normal in this age. Taking hot steam bath, eating hot soups or drinking a glass of warm turmeric milk is effective in treating runny nose.
For colds you can apply mustard oil with ajwain and garlic on your baby's chest Palm and sole. applying warm turmeric paste on chest and forehad & sole is also effective. hope this will help you
Question: My baby has cold and cough with running nose. What should i give him for cough
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 has cold.. no running nose.. but he has cough .. kindly suggest
Baby may get cough or cold if babycis dehydrated...do feed baby exclusively with mother milk every 2 hours....cough ll be there even if chest is conjested take 2 spoon coconut oil and heat it low flame add 1 camphor powdered and take a betal leaf and dip it in that oil and keep on babies cheast..it helps baby to relief from nasal conjustion and cold abd helps to sleep peacefully as its a natural vapourizer