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Question: my son is 6 month old and he is suffering from cough please suggest me
Cough caused by a virus needs to run its course in babies and may take 1-2 weeks as they are low on immunity
As you can't give baby strong medicine
Go by home remedies that would help fasten the results
Massage with warm mustard oil and cover you baby completely
Heat 2 spoon of ajwain on a cotton cloth heat it on a tava
Check for temperature on the inner side of the wrist dab on warm potli in babys chest area
For 3-5 min
Cover baby and hold him upright and gently Pat on his back for 2 -3 min
Offer extra breast feeds as your milk carries antibiotics to help fight the illness and he will need plenty of liquid to fight off the infection as well
Breathing in steam
May be use a facial steamer easily available in medical stores cover yourself with your baby under a thin blanket and on the steamer
The steam might help loosen the mucus and thus relieve cough
Question: Hi, my daughter is 47 days old and she is suffering from cough, kindly suggest
Answer: Hi,try home remedies as due to climate change babies gets effected easily.
You should place a steamer next to baby s bed so that baby can inhale the fumes.
You should roast some ajwain and tie it in the clean cloth and make a potli and do it's compression on the chest.you should tie garlic pods in the thread and make that wear to your baby as a neckpiece and see to it that it touches the chest ,as this will help in congestion.
Question: My 6months 22 days old daughter suffering from cold and cough. Please suggest me home made remedies.
Answer: Precautions for cold and cough in babies
1. Give baby lot of rest
2. Continue breast feeding or formula milk so as to keep baby hydrate.
3. Install a humidifier or cool mist vaporizer in your child bedroom.
4. Smell of warm ajwain / carom seeds tied in pouch will help a lot
5. Smell of garlic and ajwain will ease congestion.
6. You can also give chicken soup to your baby
Give baby steam. Make sure baby is away from source of steam.