Natural Alternatives For Treating Colic

Treat Colic Using Onion – Peel and cut one whole onion up and boil it in water until the onion is soft. Drain the water from the pan. After it has cooled, feed your baby 2 to 4 ounces.

Treat Colic Using Asafetida – Asafetida can be purchased from an Indian or health food store. Heat a pinch of asafetida in a tablespoon of water. When it is just warm place it in the babies belly button. It may sound strange but it really does work wonders.

Treat Colic Using Corn Syrup – Mix a drizzle of corn syrup in a spoonful of warm water and feed to your baby. This will help calm them down and help them to get to sleep.

Treat Colic Using Peppermint Candy – Take a glass of warm water and then a peppermint candy soak in it for a couple of hours. Warm about 10ml up at a time and feed your baby. The left over can be saved in the fridge and used when needed. Discard any left overs after 24 hours.

Treat Colic Using Peppermint Extract – This remedy is similar to the above remedy except it uses peppermint extract. A couple of drops of peppermint extract can be added to the baby bottles