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Eucalyptus Oil Safe For G6pd Baby
Is NOT Safe: G6PD Deficiency; a genetic disorder; a key enzyme is lacking causing red blood cell destruction, anemia, jaundice, & more. Symptoms are triggered by: foods (fava beans, ascorbic acid, soy), drugs (Sulfa), other (infections, moth balls, henna), Eucalyptus oil is not safe for any child regardless of having G6PD Def. Safety of the feeding the leaves to children is also unknown & should be avoided. ...Read more
Is j&js baby oil good for my 2week old baby body massage? I heard its harmful If yes which oil can I best use? I used Dabur almond n olive oil earlier
It's a : Disinfectant and should be fine. The absorbable amount creating a fetal problem is low probability though don't know specifics on the brand or what else is in it. Should be fine. ...Read more
I'm 10 weeks pregnant and have been using desert essence tea tree oil toothpaste. Is tree oil toothpaste harmful in pregnancy?
Not a fan...: I am not aware of any adverse effects on pregnancy from tree oil products. They are derived from the indian "neem" tree which was thought to have ayurvedic antiseptic properties... Unfortunately a large percentage of indians suffer from severe periodontal disease anyway... The fact that it has no Fluoride protection doesn't help the cause either, unless you are using a separate Fluoride rinse... ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I want to make DIY toy cleaner, is white vinegar, distilled water and lavender essential oil effective and safe on babies(12 months and younger)?
Mgt: It should be safe, but the lavender oil is not needed. Avoid using the toys until dry. ...Read more
Package says no : I can't figure out why, but the package insert says not for use in pregnancy. Inhaled lavender, eucalyptus and camomile vapors should be just fine. However since the package specifically says not to use in pregnancy you may want to think about other remedies first. Saline nasal spray should help your breathing if you are congested. ...Read more
No: By mineral oil for baby cares, I am assuming you are referring to constipation. The latter is common in both breastfed and formula fed babies. Usually we recommend prune juice in young infants and increased fiber in diet in older ones. Hydration is very important. If these methods do not work, a glycerin suppository can be used in younger kids; you should seek out your dr if constipation is common. ...Read more
Is it safe to use Babyganics mineral-based sunscreen SPF 50 with 100% natural neonourish seed oil blend for a 3m baby? Thanks
Yes, but...: One should choose a fish oil supplement wisely as some brands are much better than others- make sure it's been purified to remove toxins & is in the "true triglyceride" form. My favorites are Nordic Naturals and OmegaAvail by Designs for Health. See http://tinyurl.com/75mawjt for a good article. I am not sure why you are not taking a prenatal. It is in your & your baby's best interest to do so. ...Read more
Have 14 months old child. May I use peppermint oil aromatherapy in another room? Not in nursery. I mean, does smell of peppermint oil harm children?
Yes: Dilute tea tree oil m only a few drops - strong odor. It has antiinfectives properties. ...Read more
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