When one gets infected of dengue virus, most of these symptoms persists upto 10 days in most cases and in some cases few days more depending on the type of dengue, immunity, general health condition and treatment.
Medical help in Dengue
In case of any or few of the symptoms
Consult with specialist doctor
Keep the surrounding environment clean
Get all prescribed medical tests done
Avoid practicing self medication
Avoid taking aspirin as aspirin makes blood thin
To protect yourself
Try not to stay in populated residential places
Use mosquito nets, repellents both even while staying indoors
When going out try to wear full sleeves clothes that cover your body
Keep doors and windows closed , or use net at windows to prevent entry of mosquitoes
Use air conditioner is available
Consult doctor if you notice any symptoms of dengue
Dengue mosquitoes usually stings during day and early evening
Care for Dengue patient
Try to intake more fluids like fresh water, sugar cane juice, ORS, coconut water, lime juice, green tea, orange juice and other fruit juices.
Try to induce more dairy products and nutritious food in your diet.
For vegetarians, it is essential to intake greener vegetables and fresh fruits
Avoid spicy foods.
Have adequate amount of protein. Non- vegetarians can have meat , fish and egg based proteins and vegetarians need to have soya, soya-beans and chunks, tofu, paneer (fresh cheese) etc.