Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: MICKEY | 2012/10/15

Q.

NAPPY RASH

MY SON IS 1YEAR, HE GOT A NAPPY RASH. I TOOK HIM TO GP HE GAVE HIM A CREAM(RASH FREE) BUT I DOES NOT HELP HIM. HE IS USING HUGGIES NAPPIES. HELP ME DOC ITS THE FIRST TIME THIS THING HAPPEN SINCE HE WAS BORN.

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

It is a good idea to change the nappy brand you are using for your baby son.Do not give him any fruit juice until his rash is clear again.Try Bepanthen nappy cream applied after every nappy change.If his rash is no better after 5 days try Nystatin cream applied at least 3 times daily.

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