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Colic and Gripe

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Colic and gripe cause great discomfort to young children, especially babies. The conditions can also be stressful for the rest of the family, as a colicky baby can cry for hours and won't respond to comforting.

Colic is a common condition that affects between 10-15% of children. It generally begins in your baby's first month and continues until they are around three months old. It is defined as uncontrollable crying or screaming in a healthy baby for frequent and extended periods of time without apparent reason. The cause of colic has yet to be conclusively established but there are several theories.

Many believe colic is a reaction to abdominal discomfort caused by gas trapped in the intestines, or that the baby's intestines are overworked and experiencing some form of cramping. Some believe that colic is caused by eating too fast or swallowing too much air while drinking fluids. These theories haven't been discredited, but recent studies have pointed to gut flora being the possible root of the problem. The studies have shown that babies with different gut flora patterns, including a lack of Lactobacillus acidophilus, are more prone to colic.

Luckily, as distressing as your baby's cries and screams can be, colic isn't a serious condition. It is only temporary and our range of products below will help to ease the discomfort and griping. For further information, please visit our colic advice page.

Colic Treatment:

Ashton & Parsons
Ashton & Parsons
Colief
Colief
Dentinox
Dentinox
Infacol
Infacol

Colic Drops:

Infacol Colic Drops 50ml
Infacol Colic Drops 50ml: Infacol is by far our best selling treatment for infant colic and gripe. Infacol Colic Drops work by bringing together the bubbles of gas in the baby's intestine to form larger bubbles that are much easier to expel. Infacol is free from sugar, alcohol and colourants, and is suitable for use from birth onwards.   More >>>
Price: £3.69 (incl VAT)
 
Colief Infant Drops 7ml
Colief Infant Drops 7ml: Colief Infant Drops is a food supplement that can be added to both formula and breast milk before feeding to help reduce the hours of crying, discomfort and griping associated with colic.   More >>>
Price: £9.35 (incl VAT)
 
Dentinox Infant Colic Drops 100ml
Dentinox Infant Colic Drops 100ml: Dentinox Infant Colic drops work to bring trapped gas together into larger bubbles that are easy to expel. The active ingredient, activated dimethicone, works locally in the gut, meaning that it is not absorbed into your baby's bloodstream.   More >>>
Price: £2.79 (incl VAT)
 

Gripe Water:

Woodward's Gripe Water 150ml
Woodward's Gripe Water 150ml: Woodward's Gripe Water provides rapid relief of wind and gripe. The water is made up of a dual action formula that contains no alcohol or sugar.   More >>>
Price: £3.70 (incl VAT)
 

Colic Powders:

Ashton and Parsons Infants Powders 20
Ashton and Parsons Infants Powders 20: Ashton and Parsons Infants Powders are a popular traditional remedy for colic, teething troubles and other painful gastric upsets. Its gentle formula contains German chamomile to ease discomfort and soothe bouts of fretfulness.   More >>>
Price: £3.99 (incl VAT)
 
Nelsons Colica Colic Granules 24
Nelsons Colica Colic Granules 24: Nelsons Colica Colic Granules are a homeopathic product used for the symptomatic relief of colic in babies over one month of age.   More >>>
Price: £5.39 (incl VAT)
 

Colic Information:

Colic Information

Colic Information

If you would like to know more about colic, we have advice and answers to some of the most frequently asked colic questions:

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