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Stomach flu lasted 48 hours. now on day 4 and still have nausea. is this normal?

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Dr. Cornelius Oleary
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Urgent Care 21 years experience
Gastroenteritis: Gastroenteritis symptoms typically last around 48 hours, however, they can linger for several days. Signs of dehydration are dry mouth, excessive thirst, truly dark urine, dry skin, lethargy, or dizziness. Stay hydrated and drink some gatorade or other isotonic electrolyte fluid replacement. Please see your MD if you have signs of severe dehydration or associated pain, blood in stool. Good luck.
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This information from the NIH is essential for everyone to understand. Share this with your friends as well. http://www.niddk.nih.gov/health-information/health-topics/digestive-diseases/viral-gastroenteritis/Pages/facts.aspx
May 12, 2016
Last updated Nov 27, 2017


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