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Question: My baby is 48days old, he has mouth thrush not latch properly because of thrush. can anyone tell me home remedies for thrush
Answer: Hi dear please do not go for any home remedy for Thrush as trust needs to be treated for both mother and baby else it wil keep coming back and forth and it spreads very quickly hence it will be better if you take him to the pediatrician the Dr. might suggest candid mouth paint to treat..
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Question: My 6 week baby having oral thrush. Already used candid mouth paint for 5 days. After 5 days again today is appearing thrush. What can I do ?
Answer: Hello dear while oral thrush is common in infants and babies. Babies have white coated tongue after feeding. But it is a type of fungus Candida albicans in the mouth in the mouth that causes white lesion or sores that look like cottage cheese than the normal milk whiteness associated with babies milk tongue from breastmilk and formula. This fungus generally present in every one mouth but frequently occurs in babies because of week immune system. At this baby is too small so you can not use home remedies. So follow pedestrian.
Question: How to remove thrush from babies mouth
Answer: Hello, I'm happy to help.
Few of the remedies such as grapefruit seed extract, coconut oil, gentian violet, tea tree oil, and baking soda have been suggested for treating oral thrush in infants.
You can take a piece of cotton and soak the edge in a glass of lukewarm drinking water. Wrap it around your finger and gently put your finger inside your baby's mouth. Wipe the upper and then the lower gum pad as well. If this doesn't help, please consult your pediatrician.
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