Treatment of mumps ( mumps ) folk remedies and methods

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mumps called inflammation of the parotid gland, acute infectious disease.A more well-known and common name is another name for this disease - pig .Learn more about the symptoms of this disease, see here.

Symptoms: mumps is characterized by swelling of the parotid glands, general malaise and fever.Following the gland swells the whole half of the face so that the earlobe is shifted upwards.

Most pig sick children of preschool and school age.

What's going on?Often Mumps occurs as a complication of certain acute infectious diseases such as pneumonia, scarlet fever and others.

mumps disease characterized Start raising the temperature to 39 ° C, the occurrence of severe headaches and general malaise.Salivary glands begin to swell in 2-3 days after onset, usually first with one side and then the other.It appears pain when opening the mouth.Tumor lasts from 3 to 10 days, then held.

Infants mumps are substantially independent.The causative agent of disease is contained in the saliva and can therefore

be infected, only in direct contact with the patient.

In the external environment the virus dies quickly, so it is impossible to contamination when using shared objects, linens, toys.

The disease is usually spread in the autumn-winter period.Frequent outbreaks in groups, which consist of persons who are not people who have had mumps.The first symptoms appear on the 10-23-th day after the infection.Increasing the parotid salivary gland, usually on both sides.

Swelling in the form of irregular, since subcutaneous tissue swells.When the feeling in the middle of a painful swelling of the seal is determined.

In some cases there is an increase in the submandibular and sublingual salivary glands sometimes.Oval face is changed.Ill patients to chew and swallow.Deteriorating health, the body temperature rises to 38 ° C.

may appear headache, vomiting, abdominal pain.From 3 to 4-day swelling begins to decrease, at the same time decreasing the temperature, the symptoms usually disappear completely within 8-10 days.

child is a source of infection for 9 days from the date of occurrence of the first symptoms of the disease.Complications of mumps are orchitis, pancreatitis, aseptic meningitis.

usually their symptoms appear within a few days after the onset of the disease.When orchitis in boys marked swelling and tenderness of the testicles and scrotum.If pancreatitis causing severe pain in the left upper quadrant and in the stomach.

When serous meningitis affects the meninges (usually at 3-6 day from the beginning of the disease), fever, appear vomiting, severe headache.In milder forms of the symptoms of mumps are 6-7 days from the onset of the disease, in severe forms - in the 9-day 10.

If several salivary glands and other organs, the disease is delayed for 2-3 weeks are involved in the disease process.If you suspect a pig disease it is necessary to call a doctor for an accurate diagnosis and resolution of treatment.
Like many childhood diseases, the disease itself is not dangerous, and its possible complications.Among the known complications of mumps can be listed such as inflammation of the reproductive organs (testes in boys and ovaries in girls), inflammation of the lymph nodes, as well as irregularities in the thymus, thyroid and pancreas.

What should I do? Until the swelling subsides, it is desirable to comply with bed rest.In the parotid salivary gland is necessary to put a hot compress.Food in the course of the disease - liquid and semi-liquid.

Mumps usually appears 2-3 weeks after infection.They can be infected again, so that it is desirable to avoid contact with sick, even if you have already had the disease.

Folk medicine recommends for the treatment of mumps take an infusion of linden flowers (with a tablespoon of riding a cup of boiling water infuse for half an hour, strain) and sage (a teaspoon per cup of boiling water infuse for half an hour, strain).Drink half a cup 3 times a day.Infusion of sage well also be used as a gargle.

To facilitate the child's breathing can drop 3-4 drops of pine oil on a burning light bulb in the room and give it a few minutes to breathe the fumes.


1 tbsp.spoon dry grass primrose, 200 ml of water.


assembled spring primrose dry, dry grass pour boiling water, infuse for 30 minutes, then strain.

application method.

Take as an additional source of vitamins A and C for 1/4 cup 3 times a day for half an hour before meals.


1 teaspoon mint leaves, roots, peony, leaves of wild strawberry, leaves, blueberries, raspberry leaves, black currant leaves, leaves, apple, cherry leaves, flowers dandelion, lime flowers, flowers mother and-machehi, flowers and fruit of blackberries, hawthorn fruit, fruits chokeberry and red ash, 1 liter of water.


4 tbsp.spoon mixture pour boiling water in gallon thermos, to stand 3 hours, drain.

application method.

Take 1/2 cup 3 times a day as a multivitamin tonic remedy.Take with caution in allergic predisposition.


1 tbsp.Spoon herb salvia, 250 ml of water.


chopped herbs pour boiling water, insist 30 minutes, drain.

application method.

Gargle and mouth 3-4 times a day.


3 tbsp.spoons of rose hips, 3 tbsp.spoon nettle leaves, 2 tbsp.spoon fruits of cranberries, 500 ml of water.


Dry individually and thoroughly crush the fruits cranberries, nettle leaves, rose hips.All thoroughly.Take 2 tbsp.spoon mixture brew boiling water, to insist 3-4 hours and strain,

application method.

Drink 1/2 cup 2 times a day, to improve immunity.