In the last 2-3 years, homeopathic medicines were found to be more effective both as a preventive and curative in epidemic fevers of Kerala – like viral fever, chikungunya, dengue, hepatitis etc.
Many of the Govt. homeopathic hospitals and private clinics are packed with patients suffering with various viral fevers.
Majority of the Kerala population now depending mainly on homeopathic medicines for PVF Squeal – post viral fever arthritis and related symptoms and disabilities.
Homeopathy medicine can offer effective cure with in the shortest time with out any side effects comparing to other systems of medicine in viral fevers.
At Govt. Homeopathic Medical College Calicut elaborate and separate IP departments started for treating Viral fever for children, male and female with required lab facilities, x-ray, ECG, USG etc..
A separate PVF Squeal ward also started with Physiotherapy Unit. This physiotherapy unit is the largest in Kerala under Govt. sector.
All the OPD have separate facility for fever patients. Doctors are available round the clock. The college got wide media coverage after starting the fever wards and fever OPDs.
Preventive medicine were distributed to more than 1.5 lakh people.
The College will conduct a statistical study both on the preventive and curative aspect of homeopathy treatment given and will submit to Govt. soon
Reported by Dr Mansoor Ali