Tag: gripe water for infants
Acid Reflux in your baby – causes, symptoms & remedies
What is infant acid reflux? Infant Reflux is a digestive disease that occurs after you feed your baby, contents of food in the stomach flow back into the throat. Acid reflux is not very serious, few tips can do the trick, like, burping your baby, giving Woodward’s Gripewater, etc. Causes of acid reflux The muscle […]
Is Gripe Water Baby-friendly and When to Use Gripe Water?
Gripe water has been safely given to babies by generations of mothers and their mothers to treat baby stomach troubles. However, recently some safety issues concerning administering gripe water has been raised by some young mothers, who are shying away from the practice that the older generations of our family members insisted on giving to […]
When Do I Give Gripe Water to My Baby?
Babies tend to suck in air while feeding. The air bubbles get trapped in the stomach and cause gas and stomach discomfort. Most babies get fussy right after feeding due to gulping too much air or swallowing the food too quickly. It is good practice to administer gripe water after 30 mins from the feeding […]