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I had the 2 way flu. i lost 5 pounds in 13 hours. now three days later i have terrible bloating, and stomach cramps. how long will this last?

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Dr. Tracy Berg
General Surgery 33 years experience
When to get checked: Vomiting and now bloating means you need to get evaluated. Dehydration with this length of illness and vomiting can be easily treated with IV fluids. Left unattended, this can get serious. Good idea to go to ER, minor ER or your doc, and take a friend for support. Be well.

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