The treatment protocol for Zika Virus
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There is no drug or effective vaccine against the Zika virus. Patients are generally advised to rest and drink a lot of water. Treatment, if required, is mainly supportive, including through intravenous fluids and antipyretics. Anti-inflammatory drugs such as Ibugesic need to be avoided till dengue is completely ruled out. Testing for Zika virus should be done on pregnant women who have travelled to Zika endemic regions and those who show symptoms. The Indian Council for Medical Research (ICMR) has laid out an algorithm for RT-PCR (a method for detection of Zika virus ) testing based on clinical history.

As per the ICMR algorithm, if samples test negative for dengue and chikungunya, patients should be tested for Zika virus through RT-PCR ; second, if a patient has not been tested for dengue and chikungunya, the patient should be tested and if found negative for both, the patient should be tested for Zika. The presence of the virus should be then confirmed by sequencing and isolation, the algorithm states.

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