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Stomach flu for 2 days. no more pain, nor nausea, mild diarhea and fatigue. i have a massive headache. too soon for advil (ibuprofen)? stated eating this morn

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Dr. Paul Grin
Pain Management 36 years experience
Stomach flu: is very common viral infection. Usually the condition resolves on its own with home care. Drink water and get a good rest. NSAIDs (e.g. Aleve, Advil) or Tylenol (acetaminophen) are also recommended every 6 hours. If concerned, see your PCP for examination.

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Last updated Nov 28, 2017

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