Cradle cap affects newborns. Symptoms include patchy scaling, skin flakes, dandruff or thick crusts on the scalp, with possible redness. See a doctor if the rash spreads to other parts of the baby's body, or if no treatment seems to relieve it.
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Calcarea carbonica 6C**
Calcarea carbonica relieves cradle cap in infants.
Give the baby 5 pellets every day. The pellets can be dissolved in 1 oz of pure water.
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*Claims based on traditional homeopathic practice, not accepted medical evidence. Not FDA evaluated.
**C, K, CK, and X are homeopathic dilutions. Learn more.