How to help with colic?
If the baby cries, pulls the legs to the tummy,blushes and tuzhitsya, then, most likely, he has colic. Most often they arise because of the increased sensitivity of the digestive system of the child. It is important to know how to help with colic, otherwise the condition of the child will only worsen. Let us dwell on this topic in more detail.
In colic, newborns are most often prescribedmedications. They contribute to the removal of gases from the intestine in a natural way, they have a carminative and spasmolytic effect. Most often, these drugs are based on simethicone:
You can also find medicines from colic plant.
- Baby clothes;
They are used strictly according to the instructions. Often, doctors prescribe colic herbal tea with fennel, chamomile and dill. Dosages and duration of reception are selected individually.
To help the child with colic is possible with the help of folk remedies.
- Take 1 tsp melissa and brew 1 liter of boiling water. Leave the remedy for 30 minutes, and then strain and poach them a child before feeding 10 ml. Duration of admission is 15 days.
- In the bathing water, add a few drops of lavender essential oil. Then make the baby a soothing bath. She will relax the muscles of the tummy and get rid of the gases.
- Mix 1 drop of chamomile essential oil with 1 teaspoon of almond oil. Begin to do the massage of the tummy to the child clockwise with the help of such a means. Duration of the procedure is 5-10 minutes.
- Take 1 hour. spoon of ginger and brew 1 liter of boiling water. Cool the product with ice cubes to make it warm. Dampen a piece of cotton cloth in it and put it in the form of a compress for a child for 15-20 minutes. This procedure relieves spasms and eliminates gases, as well as stimulates the work of the intestine.