Baby colic

Colic in the newborn

It generally appears in a babies less than 3 months old : the child cries, twists in all directions and has a red face. The abdomen of the baby is swollen and he has wind.

  • Reassure and calm him, speaking or singing to him
  • Rock him, walk around.
  • Massage his abdomen.
  • Put your hands on his abdomen
  • Move the legs in a bicycle type movement
  • Colic drops may help - follow the direction on the packet
  • Consult a doctor if the symptoms worsen


Latest update on June 26, 2010 at 02:59 PM by Janey39.

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