As you recover, make sure you don't share the virus with your friends and family. In most cases of mono, care to ease symptoms is all that is needed. At the visit, write down the name of a new diagnosis, and any new medicines, treatments, or tests. Leave a Reply Cancel reply. Mono needs to run its course naturally.
Know why a new medicine or treatment is prescribed and how it will help your child. Although you can return to school once your fever disappears, you may still feel tired. But what if you haven't kissed anyone?
Your child can return to classes once he or she is swallowing normally and has been fever free for at least 24 hours. The virus that causes mononucleosis is transferred through the saliva, thus the nickname "the kissing disease. The symptoms of mono can be like other health conditions. Symptoms may last 2 to 4 weeks, and some people feel tired for several weeks longer that's why it's important to take care of yourself and get lots of rest.