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How To Get Rid Of Body Aches And Chills
How can I get rid of body aches and chills from bronchitis and UTI while pregnant. I hurt so bad! Please help!
Depends on DX: Chills and body aches can be caused by a few things, fever form infection being a common one. Depending on the cause of your chills and body aches will determine how fast the symptoms can resolve. Over the counter Ibuprofen or tylenol (acetaminophen) (acetominophen) may help with the symptoms, but if they persist, see a dr. To get evaluated and diagnosed. Good luck. ...Read more
How can I get rid of a sore throat due to cough, feeling cold, stuffy nose, slight headache, body ache, and fatigue?
Take care of you.: Tips: sore throat – gargle with warm salt water (1/2 tsp salt in 8 oz of water). Get strep test/culture if very sore. Congestion – saline nose drops or netti pot. For anti-inflammatory effect & mobilizing mucus- homemade chicken noodle soup. Hydrate- lots of water/clear broth/ add honey & a small amt. Of lemon juice to chamomile tea. Fever/ pain – Acetaminophen / nsaid’s rest! ...Read more
Two questions: Streptococci can create a wide variety of infections, but suspect you are referring to pharyngitis due to group a beta streptococcus pyogenes. Symptoms may be sore throat, fever, swollen temder lymph nodes, body aches will generally respond to treatment with nsaids, or more benignly, a hot bath. ...Read more
Exercise: Exercise is the best way that I know of to get rid of body aches. If you have not been exercising for a while it is best to talk to your doctor to determine if it is safe for you to start an exercise program. Pick a type of exercise that you enjoy. If exercise is a chore for you, you are not likely to stay with it. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have a 99.1 temp. A migraine, nasal decongestion, minor body aches. What does this sound like? How do I get rid of it?
Cold or flu? Most likely
Treat the symptoms. Usually a transient illness.
If worsens see Primary care. ...Read more
I've been having symptoms of coughing sore throat body aches for 5 days and dayquil is not working. What OTC should I take to get rid of it?
What is a quick way to get rid of a common cold with a sore throat, runny nose, sneezing, and head/body aches?
Viral URI: Stay in bed, drink lots of fluids (chicken soup is said to be good), take otc products to relieve symptoms and time and patience will be rewarded with your improvement. Not much else will work. ...Read more
Why dose my body ache so much expessially my legs and feet after I gave birth 4 months ago I can't get rid of the pain?
Signs of infection: Those are common signs of a systemic response (body wide) to infection. Sinus infections whether part of a viral or bacterial process can certainly cause these. Go see your doctor if symptoms last longer than a week or worsen, becoming more severe. ...Read more
Hi I often get body aches with a fever and chills but no other symptoms I seem to get it every 1 to 2 months and it's starting to worry me, it only ev?
What other. Associat: Female Age? Says I often get body aches with a fever and chills but no other symptoms I seem to get it every 1 to 2 months and it's starting to worry me. One should note what other things the body ache, fever & chills are associated with. Does one have headache/Runny nose/dizziness, cough, stomach upset, loose Bowel movements? What about Urinary frequency/Infection? Arthritis & Joint Pains? SeeMD ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have been getting sick every 2-3 weeks, this is my third time. It starts off with a headache, then I get body aches, chills, fatigue, why?
See a doctor: Make a list of each and every one of your symptoms and the sequence and timing in which they occurred. The next time you become ill take this with you to your family doctor and let them examine and test you. There is no way to do this over the internet. Public answers on healthtap aren't intended for individual treatment, prescription or diagnosis. ...Read more
Every time I get a deep tissue massage I feel flu like symptoms for a day or two. I'm fatigued, I have the chills, and my whole body aches. Causes?
Massasge: And flu-like symptoms. When you get a massage, the sludge of the lymphatic fluid is circulated through your body. That needs to be eliminated through urination and BM. If elimination of the toxins are slower than the release of them you can get flu-like symptoms. Please see your doc to make sure you are otherwise healthy. Peace and good health. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Is it a cause of concern when you get over the flu and then have similar symptoms 9 days later? Symptoms: fatigue, chills, hot flashes, and body aches
Flu: You have to differentiate between 2 things that may happen after flu: one is bacterial infection (staph pneumonia) which usually presents with high grade fever, chills, cough w\o chest pain. The other thing is the post viral syndrome which usually a continuation of the flu symptoms but get milder with time. ...Read more
I have a good size hiatal hernia, with peptic ulcers. Can this cause me to get chills an body aches only at night almost every night.
Doubtful: The hiatal hernia and the peptic ulcers are unlikely to give you night chills and aches. Are you being treated medically for your ulcers? If not then you could certainly have complications from them, but they would not present as you have described. Best to see your doc. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer