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Can propolis help cure minor HFMD ?

My Son of 1 year old is sufferinf from minor HFMD. Will giving him Propolis do some help in curing the disease condition? Currently I am givng him Ibugesic, calamine lotion for skin and a mouth gel
Asked On : Tue, 12 Jul 2011
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Dermatologist 's  Response
HFMD-hand ,foot and mouth disease cause by picorna group of virus and it is common in children.
u need not to worry as it will be cure in 7-10 days
there is no need to add propolis as what u r giving is best and will work
there is no specific medicine for it ,we need to do symptomatic treatment only
give him bath with luke warm water
Answered: Tue, 12 Jul 2011
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Hello Doctor

Thank you for your valuable reply. The elder one is 3 year old. Does he stand a chance to contract the disease? He just had a fever a week back. What can be done to prevent it?

Answered: Tue, 12 Jul 2011
Dermatologist Dr. Gaurav Patel's  Response
keep him away
there is little chance of getting infection.
Answered: Mon, 25 Jul 2011
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