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Question: Hi doctor my baby is suffering from cough and cold and not eating anything... so please advice
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: Hi mam my baby 13months she suffered cold and cough she is not eating anything
Answer: It means he is infected a lot... Dear instead of trusting on home remedies take him to the doctor immediately .. he will refer you medicines... Home remedies works only when infection is just very little and baby is still joyful and playfull
Question: My 11month daughter is not eating anything and she got cold and cough, is this the reason?
Dear cold last seven to tens days and as it is rainy season it is very common yes because of cold n cough baby get cranky and avoid food don't worry yu can give him liquid diet like souls, milk and try these home remedies for yur baby in cold
*roast ajwain and Put in a cotton cloth make a potli Gently rub on chest, back, under feet and palms it should not be very hot nbaby must have single clothing.
*Put saline drops in each nostril of your baby as this would help to clear the nose.
*Boil few cloves or garlic into mustard oil and apply neck, chest, back, under feet and palms the oil must be warm.
*rub Vick vapour on baby’s feet,cover with socks
*Mix 1 teaspoon of sendha namak in warm mustard oil massage chest and back,cover with cotton sheet
*Warm coconut oil,add crushed tulsi leaves massage on the chest, back feet.
*Give steam for 10 to 15 min,do not keep steamer very close it may irritate baby
*Use bathroom as the steam room, turn on hot water tap Sit with your baby for 10min
If no differencethen meet doctor, he will prescribe medications according to weight n need.