6.6  Treatment of measles

6.6.1  Severe complicated measles

All children with severe complicated measles should receive urgent treatment and referral. Give the first dose of vitamin A to the child and an appropriate antibiotic and then refer the child urgently. If there is clouding of the cornea, or pus draining from the eye, apply eye ointment.

6.6.2  Measles with eye or mouth complications