Similar Questions with Answers
Question: My baby is 6months 4days Old... She is having too much trouble with gas... Can I start giving her gripe water?
Answer: These days doctors do not suggest any of the herbal medicine like gripe water for colic remedy or upset stomach. It is really great if you can consult your pediatrician for gas issue.
Question: Can I give grape water to 10days baby she is crying from afternoon and passing gas
Answer: hello dear ghutti and gripe water are not advisable by the doctors. according them---
they make baby cranky
spoil the digestion system.
sometimes they may be cause of allergy.
they have contain sugar in big amount which can increase the risk of tooth decay.
gripe water and ghutti may affect baby's feeding habit.
some gripe water contains alcohol and artificial flavors which are very harmful for babies.
they also contains baking soda. baking soda should not given to colicky.
Try these remedies ----
Soak a soft hand towel in lukewarm water and rub it gently on the baby’s tummy in circular motions. It helps to release the trapped gas.
Mix a pinch of asafetida in a tsp of lukewarm water and apply it on the baby’s navel.
Gently massage your baby’s tummy with lukewarm olive oil. It aids in digestion.
Lay the baby on back and gently bend both knees towards the tummy. This helps to improve digestion and release gas (do not do this if the baby feels uncomfortable).
Question: Wat can be given to baby 5 mnth baby suffering from constipation, as he is crying while passing stool, stool is very hard also, i hv given gripe water, is it good, it was non alcoholic.
Answer: Try dry grapes extract. Take 4 to 5 nos of dry grapes and soak it in 10 to 15 ml of hot water for about 10 minutes. Later mash the grapes with clean hand, filter it and then give the extract. Continue it for 15 days.