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Alternative Treatments for Teething

Alternative and complementary therapies list for Teething:

Alternative treatments, complementary therapeutic options, or home remedies that have been listed in various sources as possibly helpful for Teething may include:

  • Cold washcloth
  • Teething ring
  • Ice cube wrapped in washcloth
  • Chilled spoon
  • Cold food
  • Frozen banana
  • Extra cuddling
  • Gum massage
  • Clove essential oil diluted in vegetable oil-topical
  • Chamomile oil on swollen gums-topical
  • Homeopathy
  • Chamomilla homeopathic remedy
  • Belladonna homeopathic remedy
  • Coffea cruda homeopathic remedy
  • Kreosotum homeopathic remedy
  • Aconite homeopathic remedy
  • Podophyllum homeopathic remedy
  • Cypripedium homeopathic remedy
  • Apis homeopathic remedy
  • Mercurius sol (or vivus) homeopathic remedy
  • Oral pain reliever
  • Petroleum jelly around the mouth and chin to protect from excessive saliva
  • Rub gums with olive oil

Warning About Alternative Treatments

Always check with your doctor or qualified medical professional before using any alternative or complementary treatment, or before stopping or changing any other treatment to use alternative approaches. Some treatments or preventatives may be of dubious value, and certain alternative treatments can be dangerous in some cases.

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