You will need
- - warm drink;
- - drops for washing the nose;
- - dropper, aspirator;
- - mixture of herbs: chamomile, oak bark;
- - 1 glass goat milk, 1 tbsp. l flaxseed.
Call the pediatrician at home. Let the doctor examine your child, give treatment recommendations and tips patient care.
Maintain optimal air temperature and humidity in your baby’s room. Continually ventilate the nursery, carry out daily wet cleaning.
Water your baby as often as possible with a warm drink. The liquid softens the irritated mucosa, helps to remove the infection from the body. However, please note that cold or excessively hot drinks will only aggravate the situation.
Rinse your baby’s nose with special nose drops, sea water and a pipette. Make sure that mucus does not accumulate in the nasopharynx. Suck it up with a little rubber pear , nasal aspirator .
Make a daisy broth and oak bark, if the baby is not allergic to herbs. Pour 1 tablespoon of the mixture with a glass of boiling water, cover and wrap with a kitchen towel. Insist for 15-20 minutes. You can also purchase filter bags of ready-made herbal collection for throat treatment at the pharmacy and brew them according to the instructions.
Treat your baby's throat with a cooked herbal decoction. Wash hands thoroughly. Wrap a piece of sterile bandage or gauze on your index finger, dip it into a warm broth. Gently lubricate the back of the throat and the root of the baby’s tongue. Perform the procedure in a playful way.
Bring 1 cup of fresh goat milk to a boil. Sprinkle 1 tablespoon of ground flaxseed. Cook for about 5-10 minutes. Dampen a clean napkin in a warm milk-linen broth, squeeze and attach to the area of the baby's neck.
Place your baby in your breast whenever possible if you are breast-feeding. Breast milk contains antibodies that fight pathogens. In addition, breast milk provides the baby with all the necessary nutrients. When a baby has a sore throat, it can become moody, irritable. You need to show more patience and care during this period. Hug the child, hold on hands, sit next to the crib. Your love will help him more easily endure discomfort.