A 37-year-old member asked:
please tell me how long it takes for to get over the stomach flu?
2 doctor answers
Dr. Elizabeth Yen answered
19 years experience Pediatric Gastroenterology
Depends: Some viral infections last 24 hours, others 1 week. Sometimes the virus is cleared, but symptoms linger at a lower intensity and frequency for weeks to months. Symptoms lasting longer than 2 to 4 weeks should be evaluated by a health care provider.
Answered on Jun 29, 2017
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