Question: My baby is 5 month old ..i had done c section..now from 1 month my stool looks forthy and foamy .its not loose motion ..in 2;3 times i hav to visit toilet..is it ok ? Or should i visit dr..? What wil be remedies
Question:My baby 6 month old passes motion 4 times daily and its loose stool..is this needs treatment
Answer: Hello dear. If the motion is loose then this is not normal as poop is like paste. Some of the reasons for loose motions are Teething time is one of the main reasons for loose motions in babies or Introduction of new solid food can cause loose motions in babies or Improper digestion can trigger loose motions in children or Infection due to virus or bacteria can also be another reason for disturbed motions in babies or Strong medication can cause loose motions in children. Please avoid or Poor Hygiene and bad weather can also trouble baby’s bowel movements.
Home Remedies to Cure Loose Motions in Babies:-
Sabudana Water for Loose Motions in Babies
Give your baby sabudana ka pani ( Sago Water) .
BreastMilk helps recover
If you are breastfeeding your baby then you should continue feeding your child.
Avoif foods like greasy foods, spicy foods, dairy products which can trigger diarrhea in your child.
Give your baby plenty of fluids. Babies tend to dehydrate faster than adults. Give your baby ORS (Oral Rehydration Salts).
Banana for treating diarrhea in babies
Give your baby mashed banana. Or you can try to give banana with a little curd. Pomegranate cures loose motions in kids
Give pomegranate juice at regular intervals. This will help in rehydrating the child. Blend the pomegranate seeds in a mixer and extract its juice. If you think, juice is too heavy for little one then dilute it with water and feed your baby.
Curd or dahi is best probiotic
Curd helps to cure diarrhoea. Give your baby fresh curd/ dahi with roasted cumin seeds/ jeera powder. Or you can add half teaspoon of sugar and pinch of salt and give it to your baby.
Chawal ka pani as a remedy when baby stomach is upset
Give your child, chawal ka pani, Buttermilk, carrot juice, honey, Dal ka Pani, coconut water to drink in loose motions and avoid milk products. Nutmeg (Jaiphal), Arrowroot powder to cure upset tummy.
Hope it helps.