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Suffering from malaria, have heaviness in heart with loose motions, no fever. Taking lumerax, cefixime. How can I cure it?

I from Mumbai, suffer from malaria since last 4 days. Doctor has prescribed lumerax 80 tab and cefixime dispersible tablets, fever has subsided, but heaviness in heart and a bit loose motions my daughter has severe malaria, I dont have a scan machine, to upload the report, if possible I will do so in a day or two. Let me know whether I will get cured or not.
Asked On : Fri, 20 Jul 2012
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Welcome to HealthcareMagic forum.
If both you and your daughter have been tested by blood test ( Cbc smear for MP or malarial antigen ) then it's a confirmed diagnosis . The treatment you have mentioned seems appropriate .
Loose motions might need additional supportive therapy like probiotic and zinc supplements and oral rehydration solution.
Yes , malaria is a curable infection and even if severe, with good care and sometimes hospitalization ( if critical) you can expect a cure within a couple of weeks . For complete eradication the course of antimalarials should be completed as per prescription .
Wishing you both a speedy recovery.
Answered: Fri, 20 Jul 2012
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