Hi Jaya Shree,
Thank you for your query,
Low hemoglobin(anemia) can be detected by examining the lower eyelid conjunctiva
, tongue, nailbeds and palmar creases. Usually they appear pink to red depending on the level of hemoglobin. If these parts look pale then it is called pallor is present and a sign of anemia or low hemoglobin.Below 6 months the source of iron for exclusively breastfed infants the source of iron is breast milk and improving mother stores for iron, hematinic vitamins like Vitamin B12
, folic acid
and vitamin c
can indirectly increase supply of these to infants.
So you should take proper balanced diet containing vegetables, green leafy vegetables,citrus fruits and seasonal fruits and extra 500 kilocalaries while lactation
Iron drops preparation will be available for kids and your doctor will prescribe if it is neccessary.
Hope i have answered your query.