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Is it normal to be seeing mucus in your two months baby
Nurse Muizat Hameed
Seeing small amounts of mucus in baby's poo is at most times not a cause for concern. This is because the walls of the intestine secretes mucus which may pass out with stool once in a while. Therefore, one or two days of passing that kind of stool shouldn't be worrisome.
However, if the mucus filled stool continues for like a week, then it could be painting out to diarrhoea, allergies or change in diets of the mother. It could also be pointing out to change in the pattern of breastfeeding.
If you still find it difficult to determine what is the cause, especially if the stool persists, kindly visit a paediatrician.
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My 2-month-old son is not feeling too well, he has a stuffy nose, cough, and loos of apatite, he didn't sleep well last night. I n...
It is important to note that most cough and catarrh in children and adults are due to viral infection, which runs it's course and stops on its own. Therefore the use of medication is not necessary.
For babies having cough and catarrh you keep child warm by avoiding exposure to cold with frequent baths or cold baths or exposure to direct fan or too cold ac in the room. Avoid smoke and people with cough and catarrh. If baby should develop breathing difficulties kindly take to see a paediatrician.
What drug can 2 months plus baby use for serious cough and catarrh?
None ma, just keep your baby warm and continue exclusive breastfeeding.
My baby is just 2 months old and he hardly sleeps at night, he eats all through from morning to night, he can sleep for like ten m...
It is very normal. Baby dictates your sleeping time now so learn to curl in bed and sleep when he is sleeping so that you can be alert for him at night. He will change soon.
My two months old baby got carther and cough what can of medication can I give to him please
Most cold and cough both in children and adults are caused by viruses which will run their course with or without any medication.
On what to do..
1. keep baby warm
2. if there is fever Please uncover the baby and give paracetamol in appropriate dose or Tepid sponge to bring the temperature down
3. you can do steam inhalation with your baby (both mother and baby or father and baby). Never leave baby alone on steam inhalation
If nose is congested, u can give saline drop in each nostrils to help decongestant the nostril.
4. if you have a room heater, you can use it to make breathing easier for your baby.
5. continue breastfeeding baby EXCLUSIVELY.
My baby is 3 months old and am on exclusive breastfeeding he hardly feeds now for a week and he likes sucking His hands what can I...
What I did for my baby is to continue breastfeeding on demand and as long as he is still sucking I will sit. Since then I only noticed finger sucking when he was not properly fed with the EBM but when he is full, he does not remember the fingers.
My baby is 2 months and she only poo once in a week, like every 4 days. She is taking aptamil baby food with breast milk because m...
It is okay but yo can still switch to Exclusive Breastfeeding
My baby of 2 month sweat a lot that I will be changing his cloth even at night about 3 times and now he is coughing, what's the ca...
Is your child not over dressed?
Is the room temperature cool enough?
Is child sweating in an environment where others are not?
If yes to the above questions you will have to take your child to see a paediatric endocrinologist for evaluation and management.
I noticed for the past 3 to 4 days that my son groans a lot, wiggles his body, and screams like he's having stomach pain. And he's...
As regards the stuffy nose, most cold and cough both in children and adults are caused by viruses which will run their course with or without any medication.
On what to do... 1. keep baby warm: if there is fever Please uncover the baby and give paracetamol in appropriate dose or Tepid sponge to bring the temperature down. 2. You can do steam inhalation with your baby (both mother and baby or father and baby). Never leave baby alone on steam inhalation. If nose is congested, you can give saline drop in each nostrils to help decongestant the nostril. 3. If you have a room heater, you can use it to make breathing easier for your baby. 4. Continue breastfeeding baby exclusively.
What can I use for my baby of two months to clear rashes on her body and catarrh also?
The treatment of rash depends on the type and cause. Some rashes don't need any treatment while others require different types of treatment. So kindly see a doctor for proper assessment first and possible treatment.
I'm on EBF, can I give my 2 months old baby water?
No. Do not give your baby water.
Exclusive Breastfeeding means no water whatsoever till you introduce complementary feeding at 6 months. Breast milk already has water which is enough.
Please I want to know if I can give my 2months old son
Abidec n pure cod liver oil at the same time?
You can give but not
absolutely necessary. There is nothing
wrong in using them but don't rely only on
supplements, the more natural the source
the better. Exclusive breastfeeding is very
sufficient for your baby, so is all your
My baby of 2 months & 3 weeks old is having cold, can he still go for his Opv 3, penta2 ?
Yes, he can
My son of 2 months old sleeps more than he eats, I want to know if it is okay?
Your 2 month old should sleep a total of 16 -20 hours everyday. As long as he is gaining weight as he should then no need to worry. If the reverse is the case, please kindly take him to see a paediatrician for evaluation and management.
Please is it advisable to give my 2 months old baby water?
it is not
advisable, breast milk only. Breast
milk is 80% water and 20% all other
nutrients your baby needs.
Is it healthy to breastfeed and give formula at the same time for a 2 months old baby?
In mix feeding their is need to give
plain water after formula feeding
My 2 months old baby has been having mucor and water in one of his eyes since birth, the doctor said its infection
from the bir...
Most eye discharge are due to viral infection. Do ensure your baby is seen by a paediatrician or an ophthalmologist who will do an Eye Swab
What can I use for my baby of 2 months old, she
Treatment of rashes depends on the type of rash on the child after a physical examination is carried out. Kindly see a Paediatric dermatologist for examination.
I have a baby of two months old but her hands is
always moist and cold. just want to know if is
something i should be worrie...
That is a question that can not be answered without seeing your child to know the specific
details. You can wear warm clothes and mittens/socks. If it's still always cold, see your Paediatrician for further evaluation.
What can cause a month baby boy to stretching body and fats. Once he fats he won't stretch again??
Good morning please, what can cause a month baby boy stretching body and fat?
Please which drugs can I ta...
My baby is emaciated