Are symptoms of glandular fever the same thing as mono?

Infectious Mono. Fever, sore throat, profound malaise and fatigue, enlarged lymph nodes, often in the posterior cervical chain, sometimes hepatitis and enlarged spleen with tenderness in left upper quadrant of abdomen. Also called glandular fever, kissing disease, ebv, etc.

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How long is it supposed to it take for mono/glandular fever to go?

Depends on immune sy. How long it takes mononucleosis or glandular period to go away depends on your immune system and varies from person to person. Some people feel better in days, some weeks and others it may take months.I will say if you have to take an average caase it may be4 to 6 weeks before all symptoms are gone but it is not the rule. Read more...

How can I treat glandular fever/mono/ebv?

Rest & good nutrition. There is no special meds for mono. The treatment is supportive & situational. Those who play contact sports or ride horses or bicycles should not do so if they have an enlarged spleen (trauma can lead to rupture). Appropriate rest and proper nutrition should allow the body to heal as fast as possible. In adults, it can take weeks. Read more...

Glandular fever / mono, stress and time off work, what to do?

Mononucleosis. If you have mono hydrate well, rest, use nsaid’s or tylenol (acetaminophen) for pain/ fever, gargle with warm salt water if your throat is sore ; avoid contact sports if your spleen is enlarged. Engage in pleasurable activities that are not-physically taxing. Read more...