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Treatment for Mumps
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Treatment for mumps

drinking plenty of fluids
Drinking plenty of fluids may help to relieve the symptoms of mumps.
Because mumps is viral, antibiotics cannot be used to treat it, and at present, there are no anti-viral medications that can treat mumps.

Current treatment can only help relieve the symptoms until the infection has run its course and the body has built up an immunity, much like a cold. In most cases, people recover from mumps within 2 weeks.

Some steps can be taken to help relieve the symptoms of mumps:

Consume plenty of fluids, ideally water - avoid fruit juices as they stimulate the production of saliva, which can be painful.
Place something cold on the swollen area to alleviate the pain.
Eat mushy or liquid food as chewing might be painful.
Get sufficient rest and sleep.
Gargle warm salt water.
Take painkillers. Many painkillers are available to purchase over-the-counter or online, such as acetaminophen or ibuprofen.

Source: https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/224382.php
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