I DON’T KNOW MONSOON COMES FIRST OR DENGUE FEVER COMPETES TO STRIKE FIRST.
THE STORY GOES ON YEAR AFTER YEAR, SCRIPT REMAINS THE SAME BUT FIGHTER MAY CHANGE EVERY YEAR….(HOMEOPATHIC PREVENTIVE )
SEEING THE DENGUE FEVER ALREADY AT THE DOORSTEP AND KEEPING IN MIND THE VEHEMENCE OF EARLIER YEAR’S ATTACK AND SENSING THE URGENCY TO COMBAT IT AT ITS VERY INCEPTION, HOMEOPATHIC COUNCIL HAS ANNOUNCED THE DENGUE FEVER PREVENTIVE FOR THIS YEAR.
EUPATORIUM PERFOLIATUM 30….. 5 PILLS IN A DAY FOR 3 CONSECUTIVE DAYS….( ADULT DOSE )
…….2 PILLS IN A DAY FOR 3 CONSECUTIVE DAYS …( CHILD DOSE )
THE SAME DOSES SHOULD BE REPEATED EVERY MONTH BY FOLLOWING THE SAME SCHEDULE TILL OCTOBER 2016.
THE PREVENTIVE MEDICINE WILL BE AVAILABLE AT CLINIC OR CAN BE AVAILED ONLINE
1. Personal prophylactic measures
o Use mosquito repellent creams, liquids, coils, mats, etc.
o Wear full sleeve shirts and full pants with socks
o Use bed nets for sleeping infants and young children to prevent mosquito bite
2. Environmental management & source reduction methods
o Identify & eliminate mosquito breeding sources
o Prevent collection of water on roof tops, porticos and sunshades
o Properly cover stored water
o Frequently change water in water pots, flower vases, water coolers, etc.
o Waste must be disposed properly and should not be allowed to collect
3. Biological & Chemical control for control of mosquitoes breeding
o Use larvivorous fishes in ornamental tanks, fountains, etc.
o Use biocides or chemical larvicides for control of mosquitoes breeding
o Aerosol space spray
4. Health education
o Impart knowledge to common people regarding measures to reduce vector breeding and safeguards for preventing mosquito bites.