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Alternative Treatments For Tuberculoid Leprosy
DIFFERENT treatments: Based on a skin smear test or by clinical criteria, one may have either PAUCIBACILLARY leprosy or MULTIBACILLARY leprosy. The former is treated with dapsone and rifampicin for 6 months, the latter with rifampicin, dapsone, and clofazimine for 12 months. A person with multibacillary leprosy must not be treated like a paucibaciillary leprosy pt with only two drugs for a shortened period. ...Read more
I was a patient of leprosy and after taking the treatment I am cured but it cause some damages can that be cured?
L have deformity in left hand due to leprosy some years ago.is any treatment to improve deformity?
I have a relationship with a woman who travel once a year to India for Ayurvedic treatments. Can she get leprosy and transmit It to me trough sex?
Not to worry: Leprosy is often called the least contagious of infectious diseases. One may carry these bacteria for five to 20 years before becoming symptomatic. About 95% of people have natural immunity to Leprosy. It is most likely that leprosy is transmitted by lenghty & close contact with nasal droplets from an infected person. Of interest - after 2 weeks of treatment many lepers are no longer infectious. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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Possibly: AD is an incurable degenerative disease of the brain. There have been some studies using medium chain triglycerides to 'feed' the brain(Axona). Recently a study supported the use of hi dose Vit E. Other supplements include Vinpocetine and phosphatidyl serine. Be careful even with supplements and 'natural' products- they maybe unsafe or have interactions with other products or medications. ...Read more