Join the Meeting Place for Moms!
Talk to other moms, share advice, and have fun!

(minimum 6 characters)

Toddler nausea

My son is throwing up but has no fever or any other side affects. I want to give him some peppermint extract but how much do I mix in the water and how much water for a 2 y/o?

 
Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 4:04 AM on Jan. 18, 2010 in Food & Drink

This question is closed.
Answers (2)
  • Peppermint tea would be better. At this point you don't want to overdo it - a teaspoon of water every 15 minutes is the most you want to give after vomiting. As long as it stays down, you can add more every hour or so.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:17 AM on Jan. 18, 2010

  • Peppermint is a decongestant; I would give him chamomile tea
    rkoloms

    Answer by rkoloms at 6:15 AM on Jan. 18, 2010