Survey shows the outbreak Chikungunya at Paris. The reason behind it is the large number of tourists coming to the place regularly from all the parts of the world.
The most regretting news here is that no such vaccine or prevention treatment to the disease are available till now. It is a disease transmitted through mosquitoes bite.
So prevention to the issue is nothing but to avoid staying in or visiting areas with mosquitoes. proper care should be taken to not to come with contact of mosquitoes. while sleeping, use a mosquito repellent or mosquito-net if needed.
Things to be considered if identified with Chikungunya:
- Drinking plenty of fluids can help you.
- Keep yourself away from further mosquito bites.
- You can get some relieve by taking Paracetamol.
- Avoid taking non-steriodal anti-inflammatory drugs during the fever.
- before taking any treatment tell your doctor about the current medication you are on.
Prevention of the fever includes protecting the person from further mosquito exposure specially in the initial few days of the fever.
In homeopathic you can get effective drugs available to prevent and treat the condition. The treatment is tried out in some of the south Indian cities with success. A few other medication prescribed for the disease include Rhus-tox, Pyroginum, Cedron, China, Influenzinum, and Arnica.
Chikungunya comes with aching body and severe pain. So medicines like naproxen, ibuprofen, acetaminophen and paracetamol can give you relief to some extent. Aspirin should be avoided in the situation.
This medication can be taken only with the advice of a doctor. Do not ever suggest the treatment to anybody else. Follow the direction of the doctor properly while using the medication.
Take the medication with doctor’s prescription. Do not take more or less quantity of the doses prescribed for you. Sleep for a full night and take proper rest if you are taking the medication. Do not drive or operate machinery if you are not feeling active. Feeling of depression may occur during the period while taking the medication.