Mar 2, 2009 10:37AM
I have got a really big and painful mouth ulcer - is it ok to use over the counter treatments?
Should I do anything different?
Sorry if this is a stupid question, just wasnt sure!
Mar 2, 2009 7:55AM
i kept getting them at around 20 weeks and had 4 huge ones at one point chemist wouldnt let me have bojella or anbesol without a prescription and the doctor wouldnt give me one either said take parecetamol although i wonder why as bonjella is for babies anyway sorry im not much help really
Mar 2, 2009 8:51AM
hi ya i had 1 last weeks and i used anbasol and it was great i swore by it xxx
Mar 2, 2009 9:21AM
i used a bit on bonjella today, but then got worried as wasnt sure i could use it!
Mar 2, 2009 10:37AM
Pop to your pharmacist, they will recommend what you can and can't take, always ask to be on the safe side
May 12, 2019 12:04PM
hi everyone, new here but desperate for advice! My son is 1 month old on Tuesday and has been bottle feeding for the past 2 weeks. He has had problems since. He is extremely irritable, I’m sure my Son doesn’t have anytime while awake not crying, he cries ALL the time and I try EVERYTHING with no success. I have been to the hospital and doctors and they are so very unhelpful, they just tell me he has colic and basically I have to deal with it. I am almost certain, and the hospital also said, he has reflux (silent) as he rarely spits up but it is getting far worse and he is becoming more and more irritable, coughing after feeds and in between and starting to refuse feeds, scream, want them, take them and scream again. He has had Carobel from the hospital as they didn’t want to give Gaviscon due to chance of constipation, but it did absolutely nothing for him. He is now simply on infacol but has trouble pooing, which causes him distress, but is very runny. I guess i am I am desperately looking for advice on what to do, as it is increasingly hard with a baby that cries all day and won’t sleep or settle due to milk coming back up. I feel like I’m missing something and not giving him what he needs? HE IS SUCH A HUNGRY BABY! I feed him, change his nappy, cuddle him, sing to him, wind him, put him in swinger, walk round house, car - I am lost! Health visitor has done a referral to dietician however who knows how long this will take! Dad is lactose intolerant. Also, how much does your baby eat, or did eat at 1 month? Mine wants food every 1.5/2 hours! Please help!
Apr 29, 2019 9:53AM
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