Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Anon | 2009/07/24

Q.

Rooibos

My 6 months old is having a runny stomach,vommiting and a high temp.This all started when i started to give him rooibos tea,could this be just a coincidence?

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

Your baby has gastro which is almost certainly caused by a virus infection such as Rotavirus.He needs extra fluids such as Rehidrat, 200ml after every loose stool. If he continues to vomit please take him to be seen by a doctor.

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Posted by: paula | 2009/07/24

hi there,dont think it could be the rooibos.baby could be teething.they normally have those symtoms.try dynexan ointment and panado drops.works like magic.goodluck

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