Try These Simple Natural Treatments for Malaria
Try These Simple Natural Treatments for Malaria: Malaria is a mosquito borne disease affecting human beings and other animals. Its common symptoms include fever, vomiting, tiredness, headaches and etc. In chronic cases it may cause yellow skin, come conditions and even death. You usually start experiencing the symptoms in first ten to fifteen days after being bitten.
The disease is most commonly transmitted by an infected female Anopheles mosquito. The mosquito bite transfers the parasites from the mosquito saliva to a person’s blood. Thereafter they travel to the person’s liver where they get matured and reproduce.
The risk of malaria can be reduced by preventing mosquito bites with the use of mosquito nets and mosquito repellents or by taking mosquito control measures like spraying insecticides in you houses and vicinity and also regular draining of standing water. And there are loads of medications available in the market to prevent malaria.
Malaria is mainly diagnosed by the microscopic examination of blood.
Besides the medications available in the market to prevent and even cure malaria, there are several home treatments exist that work wonders in the condition. These treatments not only cure malaria but also other conditions that are cause due to the disease including frequent and severe fever. And there are some magical natural treatments to prevent malaria for all your life. Let’s discuss some of them in this blog.
Take puffed phitkari (alum) and grind it to form powder and brown sugar(khaand), 4 times the quantity of alum. Add both the ingredients properly. Your medicine is ready. Consume 2 grams of the medicine in every 2 hours for at least 3 times a day. Just 3 doses of this medicine are capable of treating malaria. But if the fever persists, you can further consume 1 to 3 doses of the medicine. It is a panacea for treating malaria and frequent fever. This medicine has no side effects.
You can take this medicine even when you do not have temperature.
Caution: Do not give this medicine to a pregnant woman.
Alternative Treatment 1
Take 7 basil (tulsi) leaves and 7 black pepper seeds. Mix the two well and eat the mixture by chewing it thoroughly. It will treat malaria in just 5 doses. Consume this medicine thrice a day. Only eating 7 baby leaves of basil on daily basis treats malaria and severe and chronic fever.
Take 60 grams of shyama tulsi (basil) leaves and 60 grams of black pepper. Grind the ingredients well and add some water to prepare a thick paste. Then make small balls of 1 gram each. Consume one small ball in the morning followed by the same dose in noon and then in the evening. This will help you sweat and lower down your body temperature. It is advised to monitor the pattern of your fever and you can take one dose of this medicine an hour before you get fever, to avoid further rise in the temperature.
Alternative Treatment 2
Take half a gram of kutki (Picrorhiza kurroa) powder and stuff it inside a batasha. Give it to the patient with fresh water just an hour before he/she gets fever. This treats malaria fever in just one dose. In case of severe fever, consuming the medicine with lukewarm water helps in sweating and treats fever. You can also consume kutki powder mixed with sugar in equal quantity with fresh water. Eat 2 grams of this medicine at least 2-3 times a day. This medicines is one of the best natural treatments for malaria as it treats all kinds of malaria in just 3 days.
- You can prevent malaria by just eating 4 basil leaves every morning.
- Eating 4 basil leaves and 4 black pepper seeds prevents you from seasonal fever.