To reduce the severity of the symptoms, antiviral drugs like Tamiflu and Zanamivir are prescribed by the doctors. Resistance to these drugs is common by the flu virus. People with high risks of complications need these drugs the most. Some people prefer home remedies and bring change in their lifestyle to get rid of swine flu. There is no single cure, but steps can be taken to prevent swine flu. Swine flu treatment includes:
People with diabetes, HIV, pregnancy, infants, or geriatric population, people with low immunity/on immunosuppressant drugs are more likely to have severe form of the disease. However even in normal adult human being it may advance to severe stage causing multi-organ failure. Any patient having common flu symptoms for longer periods or worsening symptoms must visit to family physician.
- Drinking Liquids
- Balanced Diet
- Washing hands with soap
- Refraining from touching surfaces infected with virus
- Pain Relievers