According to the FDA, store bought teething gels can be fatal if given to children under two. Here’s a cheap, easy, completely natural alternative that has proven just as effective in controlled studies.
Benzocaine and Babies: Not a Good Mix - Dr Brandon is not a fan of teething gels with numbing agents, the harmful risks far outweigh any benefits. Sticking with cold teething rings or frozen wash cloths are the safest routes to dealing with teething symptoms.
Earth's Best Organic Teething Gel - .33 Oz This all-natural, non-medicated and non-habit forming formula safely comforts your baby day and night during teething. Made with only natural calming ingredients such as peppermint oil, licorice, fennel, vanilla and chamomile it does not contain benzocaine or clove oil which can cause allergic reactions or choking in infants, nor does it contain sugar or lactose. Click for more details.