DENGUE TREATMENT How to battle the predator… Most quest to find a treatment for dengue fever, will most likely be a failure. It is acknowledged by many that there is no cure for dengue fever. Yet few claims that ongoing study and research are being  done to invent a medicine  or perhaps a vaccine that can be a remedy to this epidemic illness. However, as of now, one can’t be satisfied to this clueless situation.

It is apparent that an immediate solution must be done especially knowing the fact that this is infecting millions of people around the globe each year and killing thousands of children.

CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR

Once you have identified that you are showing symptoms of dengue fever, immediately consult your health care provider. Hospitalization is necessary especially for dengue hemorrhagic fever since it is fatal.

Early identification of symptoms will help the patients especially those who are diagnosed with dengue hemorrhagic fever to immediately undergo the required fluid replacement therapy once he or she is diagnosed.


ONCE DIAGNOSED: WHAT TO DO

  • Doctors often would suggest to the patient to take in analgesics (pain relievers) with acetaminophen  (Tylenol) . Acetaminophen is used to treat a high fever. AVOID using those containing ibuprofen, Naproxen, aspirin or aspirin containing drugs.
  • Drink plenty of fluids.  Avoid dehydration. Early and aggressive emergency treatment with fluid and electrolyte replacement can be lifesaving for severe cases.
  • Avoid constipation. Must clear the bowels through colon cleansing. Herbal teas are helpful in this situation.
  • Liquid diet is important such as fresh fruit juices.The patient must avoid eating solid food.
  • Steam bathing and electrotheraphy method might be helpful in severe cases.
  • Herbal remedy such as Tawa-Tawa or Asthma Weed (Euphorbia hirta Linn) decoction had been used by many Filipino patients who have had experienced dengue fever. Taking tawa-tawa decoction will be effective especially if taken in a regular basis (one glass every hour in severe cases).For more information about the plant,Asthma Weed/Tawa-Tawa
  • Tawa-Tawa can also be taken in capsule form for convenience. To purchase,Buy TAWA-TAWA Capsules
  • Once patient has recovered from the dengue fever,make sure the patient is not exposed to any mosquitoes and let them have adequate rest, sunlight and fresh air.