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my daughter has had the flu for a week now. been on tamiflu (oseltamivir) for 3 days. temp normal since last night. still has cold symptoms. she still contagious?

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Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
32 years experience Family Medicine
Influenza: usually when the fever is gone then you are not infectious any longer. However, that does not mean that she is ready for school. After being ill for over a week she need time to recuperate and get her strength back.
Answered on Feb 23, 2018
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