I am suffering from after effect of Chikunkunya like swelling in feet, pain in joints etc.?

I had Chikunkunya about 10 days back and now running normal temperature but

the after effect is troubling me. Please suggest some medicine.

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  • Jacy
    Lv 7
    1 decade ago
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    The fever is usually gone within 5-7 days, unfortunately, the swelling and pain in your joints can last much longer. The only treatment are analgesics. Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs such as, ibuprofen/motrin and naproxen, (however, avoid aspirin.) You can get such pain relievers over-the-counter. If you need something stronger, see your doctor.

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