SOURCE - WORLD HEALTH ORGANISATION - COUNTRY OFFICE FOR INDIA
Can dengue fever patient be treated at home?
1) Most patients with dengue fever can be treated at home.
2) They should take rest, drink plenty of fluids that are available at home and eat nutritious diet.
3) Whenever available, Oral Rehydration Salt/ORS (commonly used in treating diarrhea) is preferable. Fruit juices are also good.
4) It is important to look for danger signs and contact the doctor as soon as any one or more of these are found.