A 46-year-old male asked:
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i had mumps about 35 days ago my saliva glads are still sore less swollen but still aching and slightly swollen could it be something else? what can i do to home remedy it? tried salt water betadine mouth wash and drinking lemon and lots of water

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Dr. Claudine nandi Lee
Specializes in General Practice
HI,: It can take up to 6 months to recover fully. I would keep doing all you are doing and use anti-inflammatories - perhaps try a course of arcoxia 90mg po d for 10/7 ?
Answered on May 12, 2020

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