Diaper Rash | Questions to Ask Your Doctor

  • How often should I change my baby’s diaper?
  • What ointment would be best for my baby?
  • Are cloth or disposable diapers better?
  • Should I bring my baby to the emergency room if the diaper rash gets worse?
  • What should I do if the diaper rash spreads?
  • My baby is on antibiotics. Is there a way I can prevent him/her from getting diaper rash?
  • Should I leave my baby’s diaper off while he/she is asleep?
  • Are there any foods my baby or I shouldn’t eat?

Written by familydoctor.org editorial staff

Reviewed/Updated: 07/13
Created: 01/96