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Rice Starch

Rice Starch – Baby Problems - Home remedy for Diarrhea:
Herbal Research: Rice

Rice Starch, Baby Problems - Home remedy for Diarrhea: This should be given to a baby who suffers from diarrhea as it helps in controlling loose motions. Boil 10 tablespoons of rice in half a cup of water until very soft. Do not allow rice to dry. Strain and let it cool down. Give baby one teaspoon every two hours until stools harden.

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