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Malaria, 1.8 years - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details of the patient-Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Weight and Height: Dependents: Yes/ No.
User :   My son is 1.8 yrs old, he was diagnoised malaria
Doctor :   ok
User :  
User :   his wt 10 kgs, 75 cms
Doctor :   ok
User :   what is the diet we should be giving him
Doctor :   Since when has he been having it and what medications have you started him on
User :   ten days, and two days back we had taken him to another dr and he diagnoised it as malaria,
User :   previously we had given him babygesic
Doctor :   Blood Smears have been Proven to have Malarial Parasite
Doctor :   Basil or tulsi leaves are one of the oldest, most effective home remedies for the treatment of malaria.
Doctor :   2-3 teaspoon of finely powdered cloves and cinnamon and mix in a glass of water. Boil this mixture until the constituent become half. Allow it to cool and add little amount of black pepper or honey to it. Patient can take this mixture 2-3 times a day.

User :   nevaquine-p and cephdrox were been given
Doctor :   ok
User :   blood test was not done, the doctor is very experienced, he is my family doc when im child, he had examined breath and stomoch
Doctor :   liquid recovering, he should be given green leafy vegetables and fruits.
Doctor :   Boiled rice, with boiled vegetables, rice cooked with pulse (dal) or khichdi should be given.
User :   should we compulsorily do blood test
User :   He said it is not reqd, and the child is recovering
Doctor :   Without that you will not be able to diagnose Malaria
Doctor :   hence blood smear s are essential
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User :   from which location are u from
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User :   we are frm
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   The medications that you have stared him on are fine make sure you complete the course
Doctor :   and make adequate diet measures and that should take care of it
User :   sir, should we have to do blood test
Doctor :   that if the fever is not subsided after completing the course of treatment
User :   ok sir thank you so much, can i know ur good name
Doctor :   it will be neded and also make sure that when you send the Sample to lab tat should be at the height of fever
Doctor :   that is when the fever is at its peak
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