How to make dill water
Dill water - a common tool that is used for intestinal colic. It was at this facility in the first turn kids mothers up to one year. We will understand that such a dill water and how to use it for colic in infants.
You will need:
Seeds of dill or chopped fennel fruit (you can buy in a drugstore).
Instruction how to make dill water
Ready dill water can be purchased at the pharmacy, where there is a department for the production of drugs. It is a mixture of water and essential oil of fennel ("pharmacy dill"). Such a preparation has very little shelf life: unencrypted not more than two days, and no more than a week in the fridge. Also in the pharmacy you can buy essential oils concentrate or dry powder and is already home to add water to it.
Prepare dill water and can be at home. There are two different methods for making dill water. First - 1 tablespoon fennel seeds pour 1 cup hot water, let it brew. Ready infusion stored in a refrigerator. Such water has less effect than cooked fruit of fennel ("dill pharmacy"). The second way - 2-3g powdered fennel fruits pour 1 cup of hot water, let stand for 20-30 minutes, then strain through cheesecloth. Such preparation can store not more than one month in the refrigerator.
Before giving any medication your child is important to remember that it can cause allergies. So let's begin dill water 2-3 times a day for 1 teaspoon before meals and gradually adjusted to 6 times a day. Be sure to watch the reaction of your baby to the drug. Before you give the baby dill water, it is possible to mix it breast milk or formula. The effect of the drug is observed in 10-15 minutes.