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how long does decreased appetite associated with the flu last

A 66-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yusuf Omar
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Get it checked: General influenza is self limiting approximately 10days. Anything beyond that is maybe not the flu or the flu with secondary complications. Get it c ... Read More
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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Navita Modi
25 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Quite possible : There can be lot of reasons ,It can be simple upper respiratory tract infection or viral infection ,Please see your pcp for further evaluation.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Usually...: It may take 6 to 10 days for the flu to resolve.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Ein
48 years experience Infectious Disease
7-10 days: Influenza symptoms generally last 7-10 days. A persistant dry cough, worse at night, may continue for several additional weeks.
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A 4-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Hard to guess: Nobody really knows when one person stops being contagious with influenza (with or without Tamiflu treatment). One week out from the start of the illn ... Read More
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kenneth Smith
32 years experience Internal Medicine
About a week: Typically about one week as long as there are no secondary infections.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Kam
Dr. David Kam answered
36 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Flu: Symptoms can last from a few days to a few weeks with the severe symptoms last from 3 to 10 days.
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Foulks
46 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
One season: The influenza vaccine is developed against influenza strains that are thought to be the one(s) most likely to cause an influenza epidemic. If the "gue ... Read More
A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohamad Ali
19 years experience Internal Medicine
Flu: if you had a test that showed you are positive for the flu, then you could be sick upto 10days. The high fevers, body aches and joint pains are short ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bonnie Bock
47 years experience Infectious Disease
Days to weeks: Fatigue aftrer influenza can last days to weeks. It depends on your general health, how il you were, and if you had any complcations such as sinus in ... Read More
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