18th November 2019


How long does it take for a virus to go away?

Other possible treatment depends on the type of virus causing the infection. The effects will last as long as the virus affects the body. Most viral infections last from several days to 2 weeks. Mononucleosis may last longer.

Also asked, what medication is used to treat a viral infection?

The drugs used for viral infection are Acyclovir (Zovirax), famciclovir (Famvir), and valacyclovir (Valtrex) are effective against herpesvirus, including herpes zoster and herpes genitalis.Drugs used for treatment for viral fever are Acetaminophen(Tylenolothers)ibuprofen (Advil,motrin IB others).

What is used for viral infections?

Treatment of Bacterial and Viral Infections. For some viral diseases, such as herpes simplex virus infections, HIV/AIDS, and influenza, antiviral medications have become available. But the use of antiviral medications has been associated with the development of drug-resistant microbes.

What kills viruses naturally?

Top 10 Antiviral Herbs
  • Elderberry. Elderberry has a long, rich history of use for medicinal benefits by numerous cultures.
  • Echinacea.
  • Calendula.
  • Garlic.
  • Astragalus Root.
  • Cat's Claw.
  • Ginger.
  • Licorice Root.
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