Indicated and contraindicated remedies for dengue

The drugs that can be used against dengue, by relieving pain and lowering the fever, are paracetamol, also known as Tylenol, and dipyrone, known as Novalgina. However, these remedies should only be used under medical guidance, as excessive intake can cause serious damage to the stomach and liver.

This treatment can also be used in other diseases caused by the dengue mosquito, such as yellow fever or Zika virus, for example, however, it is important to make the correct diagnosis of the disease in the hospital. During the treatment of dengue it is essential that the person rest and drink plenty of fluids, including homemade serum, which is a great natural remedy for dengue.

During treatment, if the person has symptoms such as severe abdominal pain, persistent vomiting, blood in the stool or urine, it is recommended to go to the hospital immediately, as it may be a sign of hemorrhagic dengue or some complication of dengue. Find out what are the main complications of dengue.

Remedies that should not be used against Dengue

Some examples of drugs that are contraindicated in the case of dengue, due to the risk of worsening the disease, are:

Acetylsalicylic acidAnalgesin, AAS, Aspirin, Doril, Coristina, Aceticil, Acetildor, Melhoral, Acidalic, Cafiaspirina, Sonrisal, Somalgin, Assedatil, Bayaspirin, Bufferin, Ecasil-81, Antitermin, Asetisin, AS-Med, Salicetil, Vasclin, Calm, Cibalena , Salipirin, Resprax, Salitil, Clexane, Migrainex, Effient, Engov, Ecasil.
IbuprofenBuscofem, Motrin, Advil, Alivium, Spidufen, Atrofem, Buprovil.
KetoprofenProfenid, Bicerto, Artrosil.
DiclofenacVoltaren, Biofenac, Flotac, Cataflam, Flodin, Fenaren, Tandrilax.
NaproxenFlanax, Vimovo, Naxotec, Sumaxpro.
DexamethasoneDecadron, Dexador.
PrednisolonePrelone, Predsim.

These remedies are contraindicated in case of dengue or suspected dengue because they can aggravate bleeding and bleeding. In addition to the remedies for dengue, there is also a vaccine against dengue, which protects the body against this disease and is indicated for people who have already been infected by at least one of the types of dengue. Learn more about the dengue vaccine.

Homeopathic remedy for Dengue

The homeopathic remedy against dengue is Proden, which is manufactured from the venom of the rattlesnake snake and is approved by Anvisa. This medication is indicated for the relief of dengue symptoms and can be used as a way to prevent hemorrhagic dengue, as it prevents bleeding.

Home remedy for Dengue

In addition to pharmacy medicines, teas can also be used to relieve dengue symptoms, such as:

  • Headache: peppermint, petasite;
  • Nausea and nausea: chamomile and peppermint;
  • Muscle pain: St. John's wort.

It is also important to remember that ginger, garlic, willow, weeping teas, sinceiro, wicker, osier, parsley, rosemary, oregano, thyme and mustard should be avoided, as these plants worsen the symptoms of dengue and increase the chances of bleeding and hemorrhages. See how to prepare and drink teas.

In addition to teas that can help relieve the symptoms of dengue, it is recommended that the person hydrate well, and may be recommended by the doctor to eat homemade serum. See how to prepare homemade serum by watching the following video: