Causes

The virus of dengue fever belongs to the family flaviviridae. It is the RNA virus. Other member of the Flaviridae virus is the virus of yellow fever, virus of West Nile, virus of encephalitis of St. Louis, virus of Japanese encephalitis, virus of encephalitis of...

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Effects

The children who are below the age of 10 years get affected on the functioning of circulatory system during the dengue fever. The mortality rate lies in between the 6 to 30% and it is found that most of the death occurred in the patients of dengue...

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Treatment

It is found that at present there is no specific vaccine is found which can kill the virus of dengue fever not even a single anti virus tablets.
Dengue fever is treated by a medicine which is known as Paracetamol, an anti pyretics...

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Diet for Dengue Patient

It is known that there are four types of viruses which are held responsible for the disease. Dengue is the disease which is flu like illness. People are wondering whether any prescribed diet for the dengue fever is there during the illness period and after getting cured.

  • It is said that there is no prescribed diet mentioned which can be taken at the time of dengue and after that. Doctor suggests consuming those foods which can easily get digested like having boiled food, green vegetables, fruits like banana, apples, soups etc.
  • Try to drink plenty of water or any liquid drink such as juices, coconut water, ORS etc which in turn prevents from dehydration.
  • Try to avoid the food which is oily, spicy and salty. And if you want to maintain the taste of your mouth you can drink lemon juice.
  • As per Ayurvedic treatment, it is said that to take tea which includes the ingredients like ginger which would help in prevention from fever.
  • Ayurvedic doctors mostly recommend drinking a number of juices and the juice prepared with the papaya and leaves. Juice of the crushed papaya leaves is considered as the best homemade remedy for the treatment of dengue fever.

If you have any kind of doubt regarding the diet during the time of fever you can take the consult of your doctor regarding the proper diet.