Try a probiotic for colicky babies

GPs can offer evidence-based advice for settling these infants
Crying baby

Probiotic supplements or hypoallergenic diets could help parents treat babies who experience colic, according to new Australian research.

A review of infantile colic management options found that a three-week trial of the probiotic Lactobacillus reuteri DSM 17938 and the introduction of hypoallergenic formula were both effective in reducing crying.