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A 27-year-old female asked:

Can my 5 1/2 month old drink peppermint tea?

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Dr. Melissa Gowans
Pediatrics 17 years experience
Tea for babies: It is not recommended as a general rule. It offers no benefits to the baby's nutrition and if given too much, too young the baby can actually get water intoxication (water poisoning) which can be life-threatening. Wait to talk to your doctor at your baby's next well visit.
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