Chicken Guniya Fever
Description of ChickenGuniya Fever
CHIKENGUNYA fever… It is a viral illness. Nowadays it is spreading very fast across the world. It is transmitted by mosquitoes to human beings which is characterized by fever, joint pain, headache and rashes. There is no relation with chicken or bird flu. The term Chikungunya refers to both virus (CHIKV) and illness or fever (CHIKF). The word Chikungunya originated from a verb in Kimakonde which means “to become controlled”.
What Is Chikungunya Fever?
It is viral fever which is caused by mosquitoes bite (alpha virus) including Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus. The symptoms of Chikungunya appear after 3-5 days of infection.
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What are Clinical Features of Chikungunya Fever?
Commonly the signs and symptoms of disease appear after 3-5 days of infection.
The common signs and symtoms are:
What are the causes of Chikungunya Fever?
It is caused by virus called alpha virus which is carried by Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus breeds of mosquito. The primary reason of spreading this virus is stagnated water where mosquitoes lie and lay their eggs. It commonly occurs in monsoons.
How Chikungunya Viruses are transmitted?
It is highly infectious disease which may transmit from one person to another. If mosquito bites an infected person then virus gets into its body and now when this mosquito bites healthy person then it transfers the virus to healthy body. The virus is active only at daytime.
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1. It is similar to dengue fever. Chikungunya fever is diagnosed on the basis of serological tests like ELISA (Enzyme Linked Immunosorbent Assays) for detection of antibodies like IgG and IgM and RT- PCR (Reverse Transcriptase polymerase chain reaction). These tests are used to detect the presence of virus in blood.
What is the composition of Acidocid tablet?
Acidocid tablet comprises natural herbs and concentrated botanical extracts and minerals like Yashtimadhu ghan, Muktashukti bhasma ,Kanakpatra,Kapoorkacharighan,Aamakeeghan and Khatika etc.
What is the treatment for Chikungunya Fever?
1.GULVALEX capsule: It is effective against infectious diseases. It has anti-inflammatory and antipyretic properties. It also helps to provide relief in symptoms of chikungunya fever.
Dose – One capsule two to three times a day with clean potable water after meals.
2.HEMOCLIN-T tablet: Combats and neutralizes toxaemias created due to infections. Dose – Two to three tablets two to three times a day with clean potable water after meals.
3.PAINOSTAT capsule: Relieves the muscle and joint pains experienced during Chikenunya fever. Dose – One capsule two to three times a day with clean potable water after meals.
What Diet and Lifestyle should be adopted by a Chikengunya patient?
Chikengunya patients should adopt following measures:
1.Increase intake of fluids in the form of soups and dals.
2.Diet should contain vegetables.
3.Fruits like apple should be consumed.
4.Avoid oily food.
5.Avoid intake of coffee and tea.
What is the dose of Acidocid syrup?
Acidocid syrup is taken in the dose of 1 to 2 teaspoonful three times a day with potable water.Simultaneous use of Acidocid tablet is most advantageous in optimum recommended doses.
What is the recommended dose for children?
Acidocid tablet is given to the children 1 tablet twice or thrice a day.
Dose of Acidocid syrup for the children is 1 teaspoonful three times a day with potable water.
What are the preventive steps for Chikungunya?
Some common strategy helpsin preventionof this condition as described below:
1.Prevent clogging of water.
2.Maintain cleaning of surrounding.
3.Keep windows and doors close to prevent mosquitoes.
4.Try to wear full clothes to cover body to prevent yourself from mosquito bite.
GULVALEX capsule,HEMOCLIN-T tablet and PAINOSTAT capsule are conceived and formulated by expert team of GAMS,B.Pharm (Ay)and MSc (Med.Botany) and BAMS personnels