Suthkar / Nutmeg – Butter mucilage



This is an other method of preparing baby mucilage (suthkar) using nutmeg seed and home-made butter.


It is said that nutmeg will help:

- baby get good sleep
- baby talk sooner
- prevent colic
- It is a great remedy for stomach ailments


  • Nutmeg seed
  • Home-made butterP1060581


Use ‘Sane Kallu’/’Stone grinder’ (used to extract the sandalwood paste) to extract the mucilage from nutmeg seed.

Use 2-3 spoons of mothers milk and rub nutmeg seed against the stone to extract a fine paste3

Mix it with home-made butter and take a pinch of this paste in your index finger and rub on baby’s tongue11