My brother John Lawrence was diagnosed with Encephalitis last June 28, 2019.
WHO IS JOHN LAWRENCE?
John Lawrence also known as Jon-Jon, is a 12 years old, who is currently active at sports like baseball and basketball. He is a Grade 7 student at Kapayapaan Integrated School here in Calamba Laguna, He is a jolly person, a very loving brother and a good Tito for his nephews. A boy that can be trusted at a young age.
WHAT IS ENCEPHALITIS? (Let's make it a simple version)
Encephalitis is a kind of viral infection that affects the brain (inflammation of the brain).
WHAT ARE THE SYMPTOMS?
Based on what we observed in him are the following:
-on and off fever
-lost of appetite
-he is in ICU since June 28, 2019 (Friday Night).
-some tests are done in Asian Hospital, RITM, and Blood works (Still waiting for the results)
IS THERE ANY CURE OR TREATMENT?
Yes, there is a treatment for Encephalitis, antibiotics can help ease the inflammation of the brain, and hopefully can cure him.
HOW MUCH DO THE MEDICINES COST?
-For now, he is taking Acyclovir (vial) that cost P1,700.00/vial, he needs to take 3 vials for every 8 hours. and Solu-medrol (vial) that cost P8,000+/vial, he needs to take 1 vial for every 8 hours. This prices vary on the hospital pharmacy.
-usually for this kind of sickness this will only be treated inside ICU.
For Those who are kind enough to donate for our brother's cause we would like to thank you for your contribution and hope your kindness is rewarded in the future.
Our house contact number is (049) 502-7904
My Contact Number is 09330569599