Infant Dental CareFive(5) to Six(6) Months old
Sweet Dreams not sweet drinks. Give your baby a favorite toy, not the bottle, at nap or bedtime.
Clean your baby's gums gently with a damp washcloth at least daily.
Thumb and/or pacifier sucking is OK.
If you give your baby a pacifier, use one that says "Orthodontic" on the package. Never tie a pacifier around your baby's neck with a string.
Relieve teething pain by rubbing your baby's gums gently and/or offering clean teething ring.
Ask about fluoride for your baby's teeth.