1> The side effect of a disease are reduced ,which is due to the inflammation .one can also take care of it by saving energy so that body can do healing. this is called reducing effect of disease.
2> In it we have to take microbe specific medicine. microbe is of many type such as virus,bacteria ,fungus etc.each of them have some essential biochemical process ,it is specific to his group and not shared by any other group .it is called as killing the cause of a disease.therefore medicines which are specific for that group are mentioned.