Question: My baby is 6 months old she has cough nd cold plz suggest me home remedies
Answer: Hello! you can try these home remedies
This remedy is known as unakka manjal chuttathu in Kerala.
Place dried turmeric stick on the flame till its gets a slightly charred texture. Rub on a stone to get the turmeric paste.
Apply the paste on the bridge of baby’s nose to get relief.
Mix turmeric powder with a little water to form paste. Take it in a ladle and heat it. Switch off once warm.
Apply the luke warm turmeric paste on chest, forehead and feet. The heat from the turmeric can absorb the phlegm, thereby relieving the baby from cold and cough.
Warm mustard oil with a few kalonji seeds (nigella sativa) and 2 garlic cloves. Apply on baby’s chest, under the nose, back of feet and palms. Massage gently.
You can wipe off the excess oil post massage.
Question: My baby is 8 months old she has cold and bad cough plz suggest home remedy for cough
Answer: Hello dear...
To reduce babys cold, follow these remedies it might be helpful for you...
Breast milk is a natural source of antioxidants,so along with solid ,breast feed your baby as much as you can,will help in controlling cold
Make him to drink water,soups in little lukewarm condition,because it will definitely controls cough and cold
Apply Vick's in betel leaf,show it under lamb for two minutes and then keep that in baby's chest,will help in reducing cold a lot
You can also dry roast a spoon of ajwan seeds with garlic pod, dry roast it,make a pouch,keep near baby when they are sleeping,it reduces all respiratory issues, it is antibacterial and antifungal too...
Boil Tulsi leaves with pepper in a glass of water,if it reduce to half,filter this water and feed them, it is a best remedy , continuous usage of this drink will increases immunity a lot
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...
Question: My baby is 6 months old she has cold & cough....pls suggest any medicine....
Answer: Hi dear.. don't use any kind of medicine without doctor prescription. Instead you can try some tested home remedies. Take a betel leaf, apply baby rub on it and heat the leaf on the reverse side with the help of a candle. When the leaf is warm place it on baby chest and head.
You can also dry roast ajwain and garlic and make a potli and when it is warm you can rub on baby chest and back. if the baby is having blocked nose you can use saline drops with consultation with your doctor. If your breast feeding drink warm water take warm food use cotton in ears. Do not exposed to cold breeze, take care