Saturday , 8 May 2021

Review on- Noro Virus

Silviya Prakasi*, Nilsha Anil, R. Ramprasad, J. Amutha Iswaraya Deviand, N. Venkateshan
Department of Pharmacy, Arulmigu Kalasalingam College of Pharmacy, Anand Nagar Krishnankoil-626126

 A B S T R A C T
The focus of this paper is Noro virus, also called as winter vomiting bug. Main causative for gastroenteritis. This is a positive single stranded RNA virus belongs to caliciviridae family. This virus attack cause vomiting anddiarrhoea but usually clear up in a few days. Noro virus is the most detected pathogen in sporadic diseases. Generally spreads through faeces and vomiting. The illnesses Spreads easily and cause stomach flu. Control measures include closure of units and thorough disinfection using sodium hypochlorite. Personal hygiene and isolation of affected patients. Vaccines and medication are still now unclear. The significant disruption of patients care and cost of this single nosocomial outbreak support aggressive efforts to prevent transmission of the virus.

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