Dengue patients alerted on some drugs | Daily News

Dengue patients alerted on some drugs

The Ministry of Health has requested the dengue patients and those who have fever to refrain from taking drugs such as Aspirin, Diclofenac Sodium, Mefenamic Acid, Other non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, Steroids such as Prednisolone, Methyl-Prednisolone, and Dexamethasone.

Health Services Director General Dr Jayasinghe said that the doctors should avoid prescribing such painkillers.