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A 47-year-old female asked:
Shortness of breath with flu symptoms. When should I be concerned? Clinic gave me amoxo 2 days ago but not helping. No fever. Oxy sats are at 97-98. Hard to breath and pain in upper rib to cough.
Dr. Timothy Raichle answered
21 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Need to be seen...: If you have an upper respiratory infection that has been treated with antibiotics and are now experiencing shortness of breath, either the infection h ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
I have a few mild flu symptoms and I am not sure if I should be concerned due to the coronavirus outbreak. My symptoms are: infrequent sneezing, mild headaches and mild shortness of breath. I am still well enough to move around. ?
A 55-year-old female asked:
I have flu like symptoms months. Also shortness of breath, weakness, brain fog, light headed, tired, anxiety, sore throat for the last 9.5 months?
A 34-year-old male asked:
What are the signs of leukemia. Similar to anemia but how do you differentiate ? I have for months been up and down with flu symptoms Low grade fever daily every evening Light headed Bruise easily with slight contact on legs Short of breath
A 40-year-old female asked:
I was diagnosed as having influenza B 4 days ago. I started tamiflu, (oseltamivir) and been having shortness of breath since. Side effect of drug or symptom of flu?
A 19-year-old female asked:
Feeling a little of shortness of breath at times, since it's a flu season and currently a coronavirus as well, is that a symptom alone for covid-19? Don't have a fever or any other symptoms and haven't travelled as well.
A 27-year-old member asked:
Symptoms: heart palpitations, waning nausea, shortness of breath, fatigue. I thought I had the flu until it never went away. What else could it be?
A 44-year-old female asked:
Hello Dr I have had a fever & flushed, not anymore , but I have developed a cough (dry) I have blocked ears (slight ear ache in one) , developing some shortness in breath, my chest also aches, some nasal/ head flu symptoms?
A 30-year-old female asked:
Tightness in chest Difficulty breathing in morning and night Shortness of breath when lying Chronic coughing worsened in cold weather (even when indoors) (on-going for longer than 3 months) *GP treated for flu/bronchitis, no relief in symptoms ?
A 61-year-old male asked:
Additional symptoms from last post. Feel like passing out, feel flu like, shortness of breath, hissing sound in head, high b/p w/low pulse. 42-58 bpm. Bacteria taste in throat. Twitches, tests r neg
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