Scientists in 2011 found that the result from a study on Dengue Fever treated with papaya leaf extract:
“…From the patient feelings and blood reports it showed that Carica papaya leaves aqueous extract exhibited potential activity against Dengue fever. Furthermore, the different parts of this valuable specie [papaya leaf] can be further used as a strong natural candidate against viral diseases.”
-Asian Pac J Trop Biomed. 2011 August; 1(4): 330–333.
Dengue fever treatment with Carica papaya leaves extracts
Nisar Ahmad,1,2,* Hina Fazal,1,3 Muhammad Ayaz,4 Bilal Haider Abbasi,1 Ijaz Mohammad,5 and Lubna Fazal5