Teething or dentition period twice in a life time once after the age of 5month, known as primary teething and then after the age of 5 years, known as secondary or permanent dentition.
In some cases baby do not feel any discomfort during dentition period. They may have symptoms like irritability, drooling, tender and swollen gums, and the baby wanting to place objects or fingers into the mouth in an attempt to reduce discomfort. Usually during dentition period children get irritated due to tenderness of gum. They may have symptoms like drooling, tender and swollen gums, and the baby wanting to place objects or fingers into the mouth in an attempt to reduce discomfort.
Pain can be managed by rubbing the gum for 1 to 2 minute. Something smooth hard thing can be provided to the baby for chewing.
Homoeopaths generally prescribe drugs like Aethusa cynapium, Aconite, Argentum nitricum, Belladonna, Chamomila, Cina, Calcarea carbonica Calcarea phosphoricum 3x or 6x.