Boil Ajwain seeds in water and strain. Take at the interval of two hours.
Extract the pulp of a ripe Bel (Bilva) fruit, dry it and powder. Administer this at 4 hourly intervals with plain water. If the patient falls asleep, don’t disturb. Give the powder at 3 hourly intervals when he wakes up.
It is a fever connected to the lungs. Keep Doddi patre (Mexican mint or Indian Borage, Karpooravalli in Tamil) on a brick tile and heat it. Keep it on the chest area for fomentation.
An infusion of Bhui amla leaves every morning brings down temperature, being cooling and febrifuge.
Give plenty of Fenugreek water during the early stages of Small Pox, Chicken Pox or Measles. The Alkaloid Trigonelline in Fenugreek is antiseptic and carminative.