Senior Research Fellow at Regional Research Institute Gudivada, Andhra Pradesh
Typhoid fever is the result of systemic infection mainly by Salmonella typhi and S. Paratyphi A or B. The disease may occur sporadically, epidemically, or endemically. Arsenic alb (Genus epidemicus) had shown its curative as well as the preventive action. The findings are encouraging to open avenues for further studies on using genus epidemicus for treatment and prevention of epidemic diseases.