Now Swine Flu is spreading all over Bangladesh at very alarming rate. Every day almost 80 -100 people are being detected as H1N1 virus positive in Dhaka . Still many people are suffering from fever and they dont even know if they are positive or not.
Lets have a look what are the Main Symptoms that you can suspect it as H1N1 positive.
Sudden fever for 2-3 days with temperature of 101-103 deg and it doesn't come below 100 deg even after taking medicine.
Running nose with sneezing frequently with slight cough.
Slight pain all over the body
Breathing problem ( complicated case )
Feeling very weak after fever rise.
Untreated Swine Flue even cause for anyones death
What should we do after being caught
1. Go to any specialist immediately and take suggestion from him.
2. Take a lot of fluid
3. Sleep as much as you can
4. Take a lot of good food
5. Take complete bed rest for at least 7 days
6. Isolate yourself from others in a room for 7 days
Where you will get HELP
In Dhaka you can get help from this below places
Dhaka Medical College Hospital
Sir Salimullah Medical College Hospital
Shorawardi Medical college Hospital
Shastho Odidoptor Mohakhali Dhaka
IN MOHAKHALI SHASTHO ODIDOPTOR ( Ground floor, Red Building ) ( beside Mohakhali Rail gate ) you can get free test of Swaine flue and Medicine with proper Guideline for 24 hours. Contact with them in this number
If your patient is seriously ill they will collect sample from your home.
What are the preventive measures to protect yourself
1 .Use mask for 24 hours specially when you go to public area like market, bus stop etc.
2. Dont shake hands with others or dont touch the patients who are infected.
3. Wash your hands with soap frequently
4. Put your clothes in Detergent Water for 10-15 mins after coming from outside
5. Take a complete shower with soap after coming from outside
6. Dont touch your face and nose when you are outside of home or beside any patients
7. Try to avoid public place as much as possible
Dont be afraid when you are detected as H1N1 Virus positive. Although direct medicine is not invented yet but proper bed rest partial medicine and good care can make you well fit for work again.
NEGLIGENCE IN TREATMENT CAN DAMAGE LUNGS THAT CAN LEAD TO DEATH.
If you are in fever, please go immediately to MOHAKHALI for free test and free medicine.
SO we should spread this message to everybody to whom we work, to whom we live and to as many people as we can to save LIFE as well as to save our self.