My 10 year old son has suffered from night terrors for over 5 years now. Generally happens when he is sick, over tired or too hot in bed. We have tried all sorts of techniques to no avail. Last week he became sick with a GI bug. 7 days in a row. On day 3 of Terrors I had him smell Lavender Oil at the onset and he went right back to bed each time. I realize this is not a medically endorsed method, but It has worked now for 4 nights in a row and I felt compelled to publicly share this in the hopes that others may benefit.
Lavender is an age-old soother (and in some places in the world it IS medically endorsed). It's one of the very few essential oils that can be used with babies (the only other one I know if is orange oil). I am glad this worked for you
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