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Dengue: Infection, Incubation, Clinical Features, Investigations, Risks, Home Remedies, Herbal Managements

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Dengue fever is a tropical & vector borne disease. It spreads with infected mosquitoes bite. Every year 50 to 500 million people are getting this infection but the mortality rate is quite low. Thanks to God that mother nature having its own way of healing and it can be controlled with those. Tulsi, Aelo Vera, Ginger, Fenugreek, Tinospora, Barely Grass, Pomegranate, Lemon, Papaya, Orange, etc. are the most effective Herbs.  Infection &  Transmission: It spreads with the bites of different types Adese Mosquitoes (Specially A. Aegypti) infected with flavivirus. These types of Mosquito Generally bites in the day times. There are five different types of Virus. If we got infection from one type than that gives us life time immunity and temporary to others. But if we get secondary infections from other types in near future the complications become more serious.  Incubation: It takes 7 to 14 days to become symptomatic after the bite of Infected mosquito. But interestingly 80% of the …

Influenza: Clinical Features, Causes, Mode of Transmission, Investigations, Home Remedies, Herbal Managements

Having chill, malaise,  body ache,  fever......? Then you might be a victim of viral fever. A wrong Conception runs in the society that it cures in 3 days if you take medicine otherwise takes 72 hrs. The basic thing is that if you are suffering from the viral fever then you need medication and proper rest. There are plenty of Herbal Cures for such issues. Clinical Features:Sudden raise of temperature  fever. Body ache with out any heavy physical activity. Headache without any triggering issues. Malaise. Sudden developed anorexia. Nasal Stuffiness. Sore throat. Coryza. Non Productive Cough with out any triggered cause. Burning sensation and little bit uncomfortable on touch. Weakness and feeling of chill.  Causes:This kind infections our due to flu virus. Such virus having three varrites. Type A,  Type B,  Type C.   Mode of Transmission:It spreads through respiratory route.Can spread with flu cough. It can spread through talk. It can spread with sneeze.  Investigations:Blood For Rout…

Kalyanaka Guda: Ingredients, Indications, Dosage, Contraindication, Presentation

Sources:Astanga HridayamSegment: Kalpasthana Ingredients:VidangaPippali mulaHaritakiBibhitakiAmalakiDhanyakaChitrakaMaricaIndrayavaAjajiPippaliHastipippaliDipyakaSauvarcalaSaindhavaVidaSamudraAudbhidaTila TailaTrivrt ChurnaDhatri Phala RasaGuda Indications:It is indicated for the treatment of Jaundice.It is good for abdominal tumor.It is indicated for the treatment of Fistula.It is good for the treatment of Piles.It is good for the treatment various skin diseases. Dosage:6 - 12 gram twice daily after food with water or milk. Contraindications:Due to presence of God it is not suitable for diabetic patients.  Presentation:It comes in plastic or glass bottle of 300 gram.

Suranavaleha: Ingredients, Indications, Dosage, Contraindication, Presentation

Source: Sushrut Samhita. Segment: Madhyamkhanda.  Ingredients: SuranaGhritaKhandaPippaliSunthiJirakaDhanyakaPatraElaTvakKsaudra Indications:It is indicated for the treatment of indigestion.It is good for the treatment of Mandagni(A kind of Digestive Disorder).It is good for the treatment of Piles.It is good for the treatment of flatulence. Dosage:6 grams to 12 grams with water or milk. Contraindications:No known contraindications.It having honey so little bit sensitive for diabetic patients.  Presentation:It comes in plastic or glass bottle of 200 grams.

Changeri Ghrita: Ingredients, Indications, Dosage, Contraindication, Presentation

Sources:Bhaishyaja Ratnavali. Chapter: Grahanirogadhikar.  Ingredients:NagaraPippali mulaChitrakaHastipippaliSvadamstraPippaliDhanyaBilvaPathaYamanikaChangeri JuiceSaraiDadhi Indications:It is good for the treatment of anorexia.It is good for the treatment of Grahani.It is indicated for Dysentery.I works good on Rectal prolapse.It is good for the treatment of Piles.It is also indicated of the treatment of urinary tract infection. Dosage:12 grams in single or divided dosages with warm milk or warm water. Contraindications:No known contraindications. Presentation:It comes in plastic or glass bottle as 100 ml of Medicated ghee.

Avipattikara Churna: Ingredients, Indications, Dosage, Contraindication, Presentation

Sources: Bhaishyaja RatnavaliChapter: Amlapittadhikara Ingredients:TrikatuTriphalaMustaVidalavanaElaTejapatraLavangaNishothSugar Indications:It is indicated for the treatment of Indigestion.It is good for the treatment of Constipation.It is indicated for the treatment of acidity.It is good for the treatment Piles. Dosage:3 grams to 6 grams with honey or milk or water. Contraindications:No indicated for those having diabetes. Presentation:It comes in plastic or glass bottle of 100 grams.

Vrana Ropana Taila: Ingredients, Indications, Dosage, Contraindication, Presentation

SourcesSahasra YogamTaila Yoga Prakarana Ingredients:MahavrikshaArkadugdhaMadhucchistaSesame Oil Indications:It is indicated for the treatment of Infected injuries or Skin infections.Useful for those having infected wounds with drainage. Dosage:It is for external quantity sufficient use.  Precautions:Avoid contact with eyes and oral mucousa. Keep away from children.

Jatayadhi Ghrita: Ingredients, Indications, Dosage, Contraindication, Presentation

Sources:Sahasra YogamGhrita Yoga Prakaran Ingredients:JatipatraSusaviNirgundiDurvaPalashaMayurikaMrdu KanchikaParpataBhadrikaKatukiGhee Indications:It is indicated for the treatment of Nadi Vrana.It is good for the treatment Fistula. Dosage:It for external use and the dosages should be quantity sufficient. Precautions:Avoid contact with eyes and keep away from children. Presentation:It comes in plastic or glass bottle of 75 ml or 100 ml of meditated ghee.

Manmatha Rasa: Ingredients, Indications, Dosage, Contraindication, Presentation

Sources:  Bhaishyaja Ratnavali
(Vajikarana prakarana)
Ingredients:ParadaGandhakaAbhraka BhasmaVanga BhasmaTamra BhasmaKarpuraJirakaVidarikandaSatavariTala makhanBalaKapikacchuAtivisaJavitriJatiphalaLavangaBhangSveta SarsapaAjmoda Indications:It is indicated for the treatment of early ejaculation.It is indicated for the treatment of decreased sexual drive.It improves the sexual activity and confidence.It improves the quality of sperm. Dosage:125 mg twice daily with milk after food. Contraindications:Avoid before major or minor surgeries.Avoid if suffering from any kidney dysfunction. Presentation:It comes in plastic or glass bottle of 40 tablets.

Navajivana Rasa: Ingredients, Indications,Dosage, Contraindication, Presentation

Sources:  Ayurveda Sara Samgraha(Rasa Rasayan Prakaran) Ingredients:KucalaLouha BhasmaSunthiMaricaPippaliRasa SinduraAdraka Indications:It is a wonderful rasayan, that modifies the body's natural ability and beauty in a higher level.It improves the body defense system.It is indicated in chronic Dysentery.It is good for the treatment of migraine.It is good for gastrointestinal diseases. Dosage:1 tab twice daily with Adraka juice with honey or Nagavalli Juice with honey. Contraindications:Avoid in renal function impairment.Avoid in pregnancy and lactation. Presentation:It comes in plastic or glass bottle of 40 tablets.

Manibhadra Guda: Ingredients, Indications, Dosage, Contraindication, Side Effects, Presentation

Sources:Astanga Hridayam (Chikitsa Sthana) Ingredients:Vidanga SaraAmalakiAbhayaTrivritGuda Indications:It is indicated for the treatment of worm infestation.It is good for the treatment of piles.It is good for the treatment of various skin diseases.It is good for enlarged spleen.It is indicated for the treatment of chronic alternative bowel habit associated with Worms. Dosage:6 grams with milk or water after light food. Contraindications:No known contraindications.Avoid in any unwanted circumstances. Side EffectsNo known side effects. Presentation:It comes in plastic or glass bottle of 100 gram paste.

Trivrt Lehyam; Ingredients, Indications, Dosage, Contraindication, Presentation

Sources:Sahasra Yogam Ingredients:TrivrtKhanda SitaGhrita Indications:Indicated specially for constipation.It is good for the treatment of piles and Fistula.It is good for the people having Anal fissure. Dosage:12-24 gram in single or divided dosage after food. Contraindications:Avoid in rectal prolapse.Avoid before or after major surgeries. Side EffectsNo known sideeffects.  PresentationIt comes in plastic or glass bottle of 100 gram.

Extrammune Syp. : Ingredients, Indications, Dosage, Contraindication, Presentation

Segment:
Immune modulator.

Manufacturer;
Charak Pharma. Pvt Ltd

Ingredients:
Ocimum sanctumTinospora cordifoliaGlycyrrhiza glabraAconitum heterophyllurmCyperus rotundusPiper longumPistacia integerrima

Indications:
It is an excellent medicine to improve your immunity and body defense system.It is used for the autoimmune diseases (Rheumatoid Arthritis, Psoriasis etc)It is good of seasonal diseases.It is good for people having immune deficiency syndromes.It boost up the acceptance of other medicines.It is used for the treatment of recurrent respiratory tract infections.It is used for the treatment of Fever in infants.

Dosage:
5 ml - 15 ml twice daily after food according to age and conditions.

Contraindications:
No known contraindications.

Presentation:
It comes in plastic bottle of 200 ml liquid.

Yasada Bhasma: Ingredients, Indications, Dosage, Contraindication, Presentation

The important thing about this medicine is that it contains nothing but Zinc, which is extremely beneficial for the treatment of diarrhea. From infant to adult zinc plays a great role in treating the cases as well as in preventing the cases from recurrent occurrence. Sources:Rasa Tarangini Ingredients:Jarita YasadaKumari Juice Indications;It is indicated for DysenteryIt is indicated for watery diarrhea.It gives good support in Tuberculosis.It is helpful in Diabetes Mellitus.It is good the treatment of Leucorrhea.It reduces the chance of recurrent diarrhea. Dosage:62.5 mg - 125 mg twice daily with Honey, Gudduchi juice or Trikatu kasaya. Contraindications:No known contraindications. Presentation:It comes in 5 gram powder in a plastic or glass bottle.

Shankhpuspi Syp: Ingredients, Indications, Dosage, Contraindication, Presentation

Sources:
Ayurveda Sara Samgraha (Sharbat Prakaran)

Ingredients:
Shankhpuspi (Convolvulus pluricaulis)Brahmi (Hydrocotyle asiatica)Nimbu (Citrus Limon, Satva)

Indications:
It is indicated for the treatment of lack of concentration.It is good for sleeplessness.It is indicated for mental fatigue patients.It improves the memory.It helps in graining confidence.It is good as general tonic.It reduces the gastrointestinal irritation and thus useful in gastritis.

Dosage:
5 - 10 ml twice daily for as directed by the physician.

Contraindications;
No known contraindications.

Presentation:
It comes in plastic or glass bottle.

Rajat Bhasma: Ingredients, Indications, Dosages, Contraindication, Presentation

Sources: Rasa Tarangini Ingredients: Tara Patra KanaHingulaNimbuka swaras Indications:It is useful in Tuberculosis.It is good in the person having weight loss.It is indicated for the persons having diabetes.It is good for the persons having pitta Roga.It is indicated for those having problem in spleen.It is good for the people having loss of memory.It acts as a good uterine tonic.It is indicated for the people having epilepsy. Dosages:125 mg daily after food with Chitrak mool kasaya or  parpataka kasaya or  usira kasaya or honey. Contraindications:Avoid in pregnancy and lactation PresentationIt comes in 1 gram of glass or Plastic jar.

Mukta Bhasma: Ingredients, Indications, Dosages, Contraindication, Presentation

Source :  Astanga Samgraha Ingredients :Mukta Jayanti Juice  Indications:Indicated for cough. Indicated for breathing difficulty.Indicated for long standing fevers. Indicated for pittaja fever. Indicated for the fever occurs during the teething. Indicated for weakness of heart. Gives better result in mental disorders.  Dosages125 mg twice daily with honey or milk or butter.  PresentationIt comes in plastic or glass bottle of 1 gram powder.

Ekottara Vriddhi Mahalaxmivilas Rasa: Ingredients, Indications, Dosages, Contraindication, Presentation

Source:  Ayurveda Ratnakar  Ingredients:Rajat Bhasma Tamra Bhasma Kanta Louha Bhasma Louha Bhasma Manikya Bhasma Nagakeshara Bhasma Vanga Bhasma Praval Bhasma Mukta Bhasma Suvarna Bhasma Rasa Sindura  Indications:Indicated for the treatment of cough. Indicated for old undiagnosed cases of fever. Indicated for the treatment of anemia.  Dosages:125 mg twice daily with Adraka juice or Paste of Chavanprash or Vasarista or Draksharista.  Presentation:Comes in plastic or glass bottle of 3 gram.

Mukta Panchamrit Rasa:Ingredients, Indications, Dosage, Contraindication, Presentation

Sources:Rasamrit  Ingredients:Mukta Bhasma Praval Bhasma Khurabangaka Bhasma Sankha Bhasma Sukti Bhasma Iksu RasaCow's Milk Vidari RasaKanya Rasa Satavari RasaSurasa Rasa Hamsapadi Rasa  Indications:It is indicated in the treatment of cough.It is indicated for the treatment of old undiagnosed cases of fever. It is indicated especially for tuberculosis. It is good for the treatment of rapid weight loss.  Dosages:250 mg twice daily with Pippali Churna or Milk or Honey.  Presentation:It comes in plastic or glass bottle of 1 gram.

Talakesvara Rasa; Ingredients, Indications, Dosage, Contraindication, Presentation

Sources:  Bhaishyaja Ratnavali  Ingredients:HaratalaSuvarna Makshika Bhasma Manahsila ParadaGandhakaSaindhava LavanaSankha BhasmaTankana Jambira Vatsanabha Indications:Indicated for the treatment of leprosy. Indicated for the treatment of various types of skin diseases.  Dosage:250 mg to 375 mg daily with Bakuchi Churna or Madhug Ghrita. Contraindications:Avoid in pregnancy and lactation. Avoid before or after major surgeries.  Presentation:It comes in plastic or glass bottle of 5 gram.

Laghu Malinivasanta Rasa: Ingredients, Indications, Dosage, Contraindication, Presentation

Sources: Yoga Ratnakar Ingredients:Kharpara Bhasma NistusamaricaNavanita Nimbu Juice  Ingredients:It is indicated for the treatment of Pittaja Vikara.It is good for blood impurities. Indicated for the treatment of fever. It is good for people suffering from chronic weight loss. It is good for women having white discharge. It is good for the treatment of piles.  Dosage:250 mg daily with honey or milk.  Contraindications:Avoid in case of any reaction or hypersensitivity.  Presentation:It comes in plastic or glass bottle 40 tablets.

Mahamrityunjaya Rasa: Ingredients, Indications, Dosage, Contraindication, Presentation

Sources:  Astanga Samgraha  Ingredients:Hingula GandhakaVatsanabhi Marica PippaliTankanaJambira  Indications:It is good for the treatment of malaria fever. It is indicated for the treatment of epilepsy. It is good for the heart and stimulates its activities.  Dosage:125 mg twice daily with honey or ginger juice or Jambira juice.  Contraindications:Avoid in pregnancy and lactation. Avoid before or after major surgeries.  Presentation:It comes in plastic or glass bottle of 20 tablets.