Q:

How do baby teething tablets work?

A:

Quick Answer

Baby teething tablets are small tablets containing chamomilla, calcarea phosphorica and belladonna designed to dissolve in a baby's mouth and provide pain relief. Most baby teething tablets are homeopathic, meaning the active ingredients in the tablets are at extremely low doses, reducing the risk of a harmful side effects.

Continue Reading

Full Answer

Belladonna is a botanical that relieves symptoms of inflammation and redness in the gums of the teething baby. Chamomilla, another botanical, is included in the tablet to relieve symptoms of irritability. Calcarea phosphorica, a mineral, is given to support teething, also known as dentition. Baby teething tablets can be given to babies under two years of age following consultation from a doctor.

Learn more about Babies & Toddlers

Related Questions

Explore