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Can Having Sex Cause Me To Just Get Flu Like Symptoms
Vasomotor rhinitis: This form of rhinitis, runny nose, is non-allergic and not due to inflammation either, and yes, sexual arousal can be a cause. So if you were referring to feeling warm, flushed 9some other common bodily sensations post coitus) and stuffy during and after having sex, then this is most likely the cause. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Couples often worry about having sex during pregnancy. They may be afraid that having sex could cause a miscarriage or harm the baby. It is best to talk to your doctor or nurse midwife about your specific situation to make sure you are considered at low risk for complications such a ...Read more
Sounds uncomfortable: If this is a pattern- would seek medical assessment. Take care. ...Read more
Preventive skills: During times of stress deployment of self managed coping skills can help mitigate the impact of stress on the body. Suggestions include learning relaxation techniques, discussing the stressor with someone close to you, ensuring good sleep, maintaining a level of physical and preferred activity, and ensuring good nutrition. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Why do some people get flu like symptoms when quitting zoloft (sertraline)? What is happend to the body when the flu symptoms comes? Is it the body who works hard?
Slower taper easier: "Flu" complaints are not uncommon. It depends on how quickly the dose is tapered. It is much more likely if the medication is stopped all at once. The timing of these symptoms depends on the half life of the medication.Short acting meds like paxil, (paroxetine) zoloft etc have more issues than long acting meds such as prozac. See link: http://www.webmd.com/depression/guide/withdrawal-from-antidepressant ...Read more
My 13 year old daughter seems to have a pretty heavy period, going through a pad every hour or two. She also almost seems to get "flu like" symptoms.
When my period is late i get flu-like symptoms. I get really sick and it is driving me crazy. Help?
If this is a pattern: Then it warrants gynecologic assessment.Get a more detailed answer ›
Can you get flu like symptoms from being allergic to chilli's? My lips swell and tingle then i get a sore throat and a runny nose and i feel achey.
Yes: This is actually fairly common. If you simply can't live without little chilis, i'd direct you to a boarded allergist. ...Read more