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Coughing, vomiting, chest pain, sweating, sore throat, dizziness, diarrhea, fatigue, chills, 99.5 temp, stuffy nose. Can't keep nothing down. Er or no?

Coughing, vomiting, chest pain, sweating, sore throat, dizziness, diarrhea, fatigue, chills, 99.5 temp, stuffy nose. Can't keep nothing down. Er or no?

Mgt: You may have the flu, and if treated early the medication can shorten the course. I would suggest seeing the ED. They may prescribe medication, order your chest radiograph and provide hydration. ...Read more

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I have suffered from a a feaver, sore throat, tiredness and feeling dizzy and sick for over two weeks now. Can you advise?

I have suffered from a a feaver, sore throat, tiredness and feeling dizzy and sick for over two weeks now. Can you advise?

Need testing: If you've had a sore throat for over 2 weeks then, you'll need throat cultures for both bacterial as well as viral agents which may be infecting. If you don't get a clear cut diagnosis and definitive treatment you may develop other problems that could be of lifelong importance so I advise immediate attention. Make sure you're keeping your hydration status up and try something for fever. ...Read more

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I've had an earache, headache, fatigue, dizziness, sore throat for about two months?

I've had an earache, headache, fatigue, dizziness, sore throat for about two months?

See You Doc: This sound infectious like sinusitis that may be affecting your "inner ear". You will not find your answer online. If you have seen a doc, go again and tell 'em you are not fixed. If it is not looked into after that get a second opinion. ...Read more

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Dizziness, diahrrea, headache, fatigue, sore throat. Tested negative for strep throat. What do I have?

Dizziness, diahrrea, headache, fatigue, sore throat. Tested negative for strep throat. What do I have?

Viral illness: With those symptoms and a negative strep, this illness is likely caused by one of many viruses that are circulating around the country. That's good news and bad news. Good news is you don't need any medicines to treat it - your body will do that for you. Bad news is you have to rest and take care of yourself for a few days so your body can fight the infection. Rest, fluids, and TLC to yourself. ...Read more

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What is the cause of a yellow tongue, dizziness, headache, sore throat, stuffy nose, and weakness/fatigue?

What is the cause of a yellow tongue, dizziness, headache, sore throat, stuffy nose, and weakness/fatigue?

How long?: It depends on how long you have been sick! If this is 10 days or less it sounds like strep throat or another acute infection. A yellowish or whitish coated tongue can occur with strep. It is crucial that you get seen to rule out strep because untreated streptococcal infections can lead to rheumatic heart disease. So get thee to a doc ASAP! If you have had this a long time ask again w/details ...Read more

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I have body aches, fatigue, dizziness, cold sweats - but no congestion, cough, or sore throat. Is this a flu or something else?

I have body aches, fatigue, dizziness, cold sweats - but no congestion, cough, or sore throat. Is this a flu or something else?

Maybe...but: It could be the flu. However, the symptoms you describe are general and nonspecific. It sounds infectious but it could be any kind of infection. Do you have any other symptoms? You should get checked out. ...Read more

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I have a sore throat neck pain when looking down & up, inflamed tonsils, small red lumps far back on my tongue, dizziness, fatigue, could you please help?

I have a sore throat neck pain when looking down & up, inflamed tonsils, small red lumps far back on my tongue, dizziness, fatigue, could you please help?

Virus: You gave symptoms of a viral, infection. The best thing you can do at this time is to stay hydrated, drink lots of fluids, eat moderately. Things like chicken soup are good. Use ibuprophen or tylenol (acetaminophen) to help with the pain. See a doctor if you are getting worse or do not start to feel better in a day or two. ...Read more

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Suffering from mild fever at times dizziness cold feet ;sore throat fatigue. Just recovered from chicken pox 3 weeks have gone. Pls help?

Suffering from mild fever at times dizziness cold feet ;sore throat fatigue. Just recovered from chicken pox 3 weeks have gone. Pls help?

Related? Maybe not.: This could be related to the past chickenpox infex, but maybe not. When you're fighting off one thing, it's easier to pick up another illness. Be sure to see a doctor. At the very least, i'd do a test for strep throat if I saw a patient with these complaints. Take care of yourself, and be sure not to overdo it. Eat well and good caffeine-free fluid intake! Get enough sleep! ...Read more

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I am hacking up green blood tinged phlegm and I have a sore throat, am dizzy&light headed, fatigued and have diarrhea. What is the cause of this?

I am hacking up green blood tinged phlegm and I have a sore throat, am dizzy&light headed, fatigued and have diarrhea. What is the cause of this?

Bronchitis: You probably have developed bronchitis. However it does not explain your diarrhea. You need to be evaluated by your physician in person. Please do not delay. ...Read more

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Had a vertigo spell, went away. Inner ears aches & congested, side of neck under ear sore to touch, nasal congestion, slight fatigue. Sore throat?

Had a vertigo spell, went away. Inner ears aches & congested, side of neck under ear sore to touch, nasal congestion, slight fatigue. Sore throat?

URI: Sounds like you got it pretty bad as far as symptoms go! Most likely this is a viral upper respiratory infection but it could be complicated by a bacterial ear infection. Depending on how long you've had it you might want to get it looked at. I wish you a speedy recovery ...Read more

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Dizziness, headache, and sore throat. Higjesy tempterture was 99.2?

Dizziness, headache, and sore throat. Higjesy tempterture was 99.2?

Sound sick.: Your highest temperature as you have described is not in her fever range, thankfully however, your other symptoms to make it seem like you are sick. Perhaps an upper respiratory infection or sinus infection. And evaluation by Dr. Would be in order. ...Read more

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I have a dizzy head, achy body and sore throat? What is wrong with me?

I have a dizzy head, achy body and sore throat? What is wrong with me?

Achy body: Sore throat with achy body and dizzy head often is a sign of the flu or strep throat: see your md for a quick strep throat check ;/or theraflu. Cold eeze zinc lozenges q 2hr (follow directions) helps in the meantime with plenty of fluid >16oz water q day ; a lot of rest. ...Read more

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Please sore throat long time now causing nausea dizziness weakness?

Please sore throat long time now causing nausea dizziness weakness?

How long?: How long is a long time? Days? Weeks? Assuming it's days I would say it could be strep throat (which commonly causes nausea, headache etc), though there are certainly other possibilities. Dehydration also commonly occurs which could cause the dizziness and weakness. Drink LOTS of water, gargle warm salt water, try ibuprofen and see your doctor. ...Read more

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Please everyday sore throat long time now causeing dizziness weakness nausea?

Please everyday sore throat long time now causeing dizziness weakness nausea?

See your PCP: Please see your doctor for an evaluation. You may have symptoms consistent with influenza and may require supportive care and guidance. You should also keep well hydrated. ...Read more

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My 7 year old has been saying she is dizzy, has a headaches and sore throat for 2 days now.?

My 7 year old has been saying she is dizzy, has a headaches and sore throat for 2 days now.?

Evaluation: Is she behaving normally? Does she have a fever? You should have her evaluated by her pediatrician. ...Read more

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Sore throat, dizzy, headache, and temperature or 90-93 degrees on both thermometers. What should I do?

Sore throat, dizzy, headache, and temperature or 90-93 degrees on both thermometers. What should I do?

Common cold: You probably have a virus. If you are coughing up stuff or get temp above 100, think bacterial. Your temperature is too low to be compatible for life. Check your thermometer. Feel better! If not in a few days see a doctor. ...Read more

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Suddenly got sore throat then weakness and little dizziness with body achs and fever. What should I do?

Suddenly got sore throat then weakness and little dizziness with body achs and fever. What should I do?

sore throat: For significant sore throat with swollen tonsils / lymph nodes – see physician & get a strep throat test/ culture. If you have strep throat, antibiotic therapy is imperative to prevent future complications. Consider tylenol (acetaminophen) or nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory medications. Saltwater gargles: mix 1 tsp salt in 8 oz warm water – gargle several times a day. Or gargle with aloe vera juice twice a day. ...Read more

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Can an infected tooth give you a sore throat or make you dizzy?

Dental infection: Yes....An infected tooth can have extended effects and give other symptoms. The throat, ear and other things can act up. Get it treated asap. ...Read more

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I have a headache, dizziness, sore throat and aching bones. What to do?

I have a headache, dizziness, sore throat and aching bones. What to do?

Sounds like the flu: Get a thorough medical checkup to be sure it is not something else. Then rest, plenty of fluids, good health habits. Over the counter pain medications and usual symptom relief will help. May take a couple weeks, but you will recover. ...Read more

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I have a cough and sore throat but my main concern is hardly being able to catch my breath. I can hardly breathe and get dizzy when standing.

I have a cough and sore throat but my main concern is hardly being able to catch my breath. I can hardly breathe and get dizzy when standing.

Please get medical: Help now if you are having trouble breathing. Don't drive yourself to an ER - have someone else drive you. ...Read more

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Son fell 2 to 3 days ago & bumped his head lightly-today he woke up, jump out of bed & said his head hurt a little, a little dizzy & had a sore throat?

Son fell 2 to 3 days ago & bumped his head lightly-today he woke up, jump out of bed & said his head hurt a little, a little dizzy & had a sore throat?

Not related: Concussion symptoms usually start within 12 hours after a head injury. Headaches often accompany illness, especially strep throat. So depending with how sick he seems, you should get his sore throat checked out. ...Read more

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Sore throat with earache several days, that better now dizzy at times and nausea?

Sore throat with earache several days, that better now dizzy at times and nausea?

Dizzy: Have you had a strep test done? It could also be a sinus infection. Have it checked out. ...Read more

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Pleae e v eryday sore throAt. For long tie now. NAuseas dizzy weak. Feeling in chest. What can it be?

Pleae e v eryday sore throAt. For long tie now. NAuseas dizzy weak. Feeling in chest. What can it be?

See a doctor: It sounds like these symptoms have dragged on for quite some time, and you need relief. By getting a diagnosis - a plan for the best treatment can therefore be made. I would like to know exactly how long you've had your sore throat - and what kind of exposures you might have had to acquire that? What tests you might have already had? Do you have fevers? There are many unanswered questions here... ...Read more

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Please everday sore throat long time now getting worst. Causing nausea dizzy weak full feeling in chest.

Please everday sore throat long time now getting worst. Causing nausea dizzy weak full feeling in chest.

Taking care of you?: When symptoms drag on like this, there is probably something MORE that you can be doing to help take care of yourself. The essentials are good sleep, hydration, avoidance of toxins (alcohol, smoke), reduced stress/work activities, and optimized environment. A doctor should be able to help by making the correct diagnosis to fine tune the treatment. It sounds like you need to see a doc today. ...Read more

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I have been having a sore throat low grade temperature and cough now I had a hallucination the walls were moving when I woke up I felt dizzy?

I have been having a sore throat low grade temperature and cough now I had a hallucination the walls were moving when I woke up I felt dizzy?

Illness: Some people do have hallucinations with fevers and viral illnesses. Also some of the medicines people take can make hallucinations more likely. It may be good for your primary care physician to see you & possibly do a throat culture, etc. Also good for you to take it easy so you can get well. ...Read more

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