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SNOTTY teething baby.....

(9 Posts)
sasa15 Tue 22-Feb-05 15:51:14

ds 7 months don't drink night milk...

any suggestion....what to do to unblock
his nose?

sasa15 Tue 22-Feb-05 15:54:53

please help

sasa15 Tue 22-Feb-05 16:03:21

anyone know?

sasa15 Tue 22-Feb-05 16:31:32

any mums there...?

006 Tue 22-Feb-05 16:53:53

Hiya - have you tried a dose of medised? That helps dry up yucky snot. The other (totally vile) thing that helps mine is a NUK decongester from Boots. Its a kind of nozzle with a bulb at the end.

1 Squeeze bulb
2 Place nozzle in baby nostril
3 Release bulb, sucking snot into bulb
4 Turn away and puke
5 Repeat on other nostril
6 Puke again!

Seems to help mine!

NotQuiteCockney Tue 22-Feb-05 17:25:57

I try to make sure DS2 is in the bathroom when I shower. Also, when they're that age, you can use snufflebabe, which is like vics vaporub, but for kids. DS1 actually really likes snufflebabe.

dinosaur Tue 22-Feb-05 17:30:37

The other thing to try is squirting some saline drops up his nose - he'll hate it but it sort of thins out the gunk and makes it easier to clear. You can get them from the chemist.

gscrym Tue 22-Feb-05 17:47:25

If your baby will take a dummy, you can get one that has a little bit at the back for putting cotton wool with Karvol or similar on it.

We found that helped. Or a bib with a few drops of Karvol.

sasa15 Tue 22-Feb-05 19:11:42

ok Great help.....!!!!!!

thank you mums....

I had drops of olbas oil on my t-shirt...and it did work...also took few breaks every now and then....

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