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Advice on dusting powders to be used for the baby - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   hello
Doctor :   How can I helpyou
User :   my sister is pregnant she is in xxxxxx
User :   and has not taken any vaccination i mean tetanus injection
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Which Trimester is she in now..
Doctor :   OR when is she expected to deliver..
User :   will it cause any harm for the baby
User :   she is in her 7th month
Doctor :   No there are no harm if the vaccination is not taken but
User :   her elder baby has completed her 1st year
Doctor :   then during the Parturition (Delivery) time there are the
User :   and the baby has been given 2 vaccination and the third dose is not given
Doctor :   ok.
User :   when she can take the vaccination then
Doctor :   the chances of the contamination with the Tetanus so it would be advisable if she can take it now at least..
User :   bcozit is given in 3.5 moth
Doctor :   at her next visit to teh Hospital..
Doctor :   make sure that she takes the next vaccine another 4 weeks later..
Doctor :   that is 2 doses i mean..
User :   o.k
Doctor :   Is there anything else you would like to know..
User :   do u advice to put absorb dusting powder before putting the diappers
User :   for the baby
Doctor :   Not needed since there are chances of allergy with Dusting powder itself
Doctor :   so that can be avoided..
User :   so what to do for nappy rashes
Doctor :   that can be treated by keeping the area clean once developed
User :   i have diaper rash cream
Doctor :   and repeated changing the diper
User :   i often use that
Doctor :   that can be applied.. if the diper is not i use..
Doctor :   not along with the diper.. since all the medication is absorbed by the diper itself..
User :   but my friends suggested to put any anti allergy dusting powder
Doctor :   due to its absorbent property
Doctor :   Apply the dusting powder once the rash has occurred not other wise..
Doctor :   an leave it open since any excess should not stick on to the Skin..
User :   so can u suggest any mild dusting powder
Doctor :   sure
Doctor :   Please fill this feed back form that i send, and do inform me when done.
User :   yes tell me
User :   r u there
Doctor :   sure looking for some thing mild for your child..
Doctor :   will let
Doctor :   u know.
User :   r u there
Doctor :Aromababy Natural Powder Lavender 100gm
User :   is it a anti fugal powder
Doctor :   ABZORB powder is also good
Doctor :   yes it is..
User :   than i will apply the powder than put the diapers
Doctor :   Did not get you xxxxxx.
User :   may i know whom i am speaking to
Doctor :   Dr. xxxxxx
User :   r u a pediatrician
Doctor :   I am a General Practitioner
User :   this is a very good site
Doctor :   Thank you.
User :   i will surely suggest to my friends
Doctor :   Bye for now..
User :   bye thank u very much
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