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Pimples on face of 40 days old baby - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi AAAAAAA
User :   hi doctor
Doctor :   how can i help you?
User :   i have a 40 days baby and she is develop few pimples on her cheeks(face)
User :   what shld i apply?
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   both cheeks?
User :   yup
Doctor :   how is your baby otherwise? feeding well and looking comfortable?
User :   yeah
User :   she is perfectly fine
Doctor :   you cn apply calamine lotion;
avoid applying anything else
Doctor :   If it does not seem to bothering your baby
User :   ok
User :   hw many times shld i apply in a day?
Doctor :   twice a day
User :   fine
Doctor :   As long as it isn't bothering your baby
Doctor :   dont worry abt it
User :   and doctor she has lot og hair on her body..what shld i do?
User :   mostly on her face
Doctor :   dont worry about it
User :   :-)
Doctor :   it will usually decrease
Doctor :   okay
Doctor :   :)
User :   what if it does nt?:-)
User :   she will blame me later
Doctor :   She is still too tiny to be worried abt it
Doctor :   And if needed there are a lot of good treatments available later
Doctor :   she is too young for anything right now
User : my mom is telling we shld apply basen n all but i did nt allow her
Doctor :   dont try anything now
Doctor :   as her skin is still very sensitive
User :   fine doctor
Doctor :   there are desi remdies like besan/ atta massages
Doctor :   but your baby is still delicate
User :   can i ask u one more question
Doctor :   so avoid them for now
Doctor :   sure
User :   when shall i start then?
Doctor :   wait till your baby is a 3-4 mnths old- and even then do it very, very carefully
User :   fine
Doctor :   is there anything else I can help you with?
User :   yeah its been 45 days since i gave birth ..when shall we start doing intercourse...i have lot of doubt abt that
Doctor :   did you have a normal delivery?
User :   no
Doctor :   with or without episotomy?
User :   it was c section
Doctor :   casearean?
Doctor :   ok
User :   yeah
Doctor :   its entirely up to you
Doctor :   whenever you feel you are ready
User :   ok
User :   n shall i start taking birth control tab
Doctor :   you will most
Doctor :   probably not need it now
User :   i heard we have sm injection also availabe
User :   mean
Doctor :   because you are breast feeding
User :   yeah
Doctor :   when breast feeding you have lactation amennorhoea
User :   hmm
Doctor :   that is you will not have periods for a few months
User :   ok
Doctor :   the total period varies from woman to woman
User :   so till i hv regular periods i can avoid tab
Doctor :   it is preferabble to use a barrier contraceptive
Doctor :   during breast feeding
Doctor :   yes
User :   what is that
Doctor :   like condoms/ female condoms
User :   okay!
Doctor :   ok
User :   thanks a lot doctor!
Doctor :   you are welcome
thanks for consulting HC magic; bye for now
User :   may i kw ur name please?
Doctor :   Dr.Muthanna
User :  
thanks a lot sir n have a nice day!
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