Miraculous infusion for stomach upset, digestive disorders and colic in babies
30 g of hairy cumin seeds (Ammodaucus Leucotrichus) that you can replace with fennel seeds
30 g of green anise seeds
30 g caraway seeds
1 teaspoon of sugar (to avoid if the brew is prepared for a baby)
Mix the seeds and put them in a glass jar.
Boil 100 ml of water, then boil, remove from heat.
Put 1 teaspoon of the seed mixture to infuse in hot water.
Brew a good 5 minutes and filter.
Let the tea warm up and give it to your baby to drink or for yourself.
Some additional tips
This anti-colic herbal tea and stomach ache is suitable for infants over 2 weeks old.
In addition to relieving colic, it is used to calm and relax them.
The herbal tea can be kept 24 hours in the refrigerator and you can give it to your child throughout the day.
However, avoid giving more than 100 ml of infusion per day to a baby, because it would work too much his kidneys.
If baby does not like, use the infusion to prepare the bottle of milk, it will pass better.
Breastfeeding moms can eat it because the effects of the infusion will pass into the breast milk and so relieve the child, for this,drink a good cup of herbal tea about 20 minutes before breastfeeding.
Small bonus, these spices have the property of stimulating lactation!
For breastfeeding moms
Some foods cause bloating: soft drinks, cabbage, turnips, asparagus and cauliflower for example, so it is recommended that breastfeeding moms reduce the consumption of these foods.
In addition, the mother will have to reduce the consumption of dairy products, which can be at the origin of the digestive disorders in the baby, which digests with difficulty the proteins of the cow’s milk.
For baby bottle feeders
It is essential to check the correct dosage of the preparation and to respect the quantities recommended by the manufacturer.
The positioning of the bottle is also a factor that can lead to colic attacks.
Make sure your baby does not swallow by taking his bottle.
Warning: first of all make sure your baby is not refluxing and if you have any doubt consult your doctor.