Symptoms of mumps and other viral diseases in childrenMumps mainly occurs at age of school-going children.
Swelling over mandible, high-grade fever, anorexia, vomiting and running nose, sore throat, difficulty in swallowing.
In measles symptoms are whole red body rash, runny nose, eyes inflammations, and fever.
In chickenpox symptoms are the same as measles but body rashes are high in numbers and size, which includes pustules, and high-grade fever.
Home remedies for mumps and other viral diseases in children
In mumps, black caraway seed (Centratherum Anthelminticum) with water is applied at the swelling region, it reduces pain and internal swelling.
A pinch of Black caraway seed powder with honey internally also helps to reduce viral infection.
Medicated water with Dhaniya, jeera, and ginger powder is useful for detoxifying the body.
In a viral infection, Triphala/amla powder as detoxification and as mild laxatives can be used in children.
Give plenty of water is advisable in all types of viral diseases, so usage of water as a drink, lentil soup, and other beverages, which attract children.
Make a decoction with basil, mint leaves, jaggery, and rock salt with lime juice is also useful for sore throat and headache.
Lentil soup of green gram, chickpea, and soybean is advisable in viral diseases.
Ginger, garlic, and Elaichi are used for daily food preparations to reduce viral infections in the body.
Black soil with rock salt apply on swelling over the inflammations in mumps is beneficial.
Use neem decoction to wash rashes in chickenpox, measles, and other viral skin disorders.
Neem powder also useful for dusting over pustules or rashes.
Panchvalkal Kwath (decoction) is useful for bath and also in mouth ulcers or inflammation due to viral infections.