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Enfield, CT
A 32-year-old female asked:

Hi, i have had a headache and felt nauseous for 3 days. i have tried tums (calcium carbonate) and motrin, no relief. my daughter had the stomach bug. could i have that to?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Richard Zimon
Internal Medicine 60 years experience
Yes: Headache and nausea can be the "preludes" to a viral gastroenteritis ("Stomach Flu") however DIARRHEA SHOULD follow.. If your symptoms persist and no diarrhea occurs check it out with your PCP (Family Physician, GP etc) Hope this helps! DR Z
Last updated Jan 5, 2019

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