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What are the symptoms for stomach bug?

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Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine
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In brief: Stomach bug

Stomach bug also known as stomach flu or somach virus.
The symptoms are nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, abdominal cramps and fever.It can sometimes be associated with upper respiritory symptoms and fatigue.The symptoms with hydration and supportive therapy usually subside in 48 to 72 hours.

In brief: Stomach bug

Stomach bug also known as stomach flu or somach virus.
The symptoms are nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, abdominal cramps and fever.It can sometimes be associated with upper respiritory symptoms and fatigue.The symptoms with hydration and supportive therapy usually subside in 48 to 72 hours.
Dr. Yash Khanna
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry
2 doctors agree

In brief: Gastroenteritis

Gastroenteritis symptoms may include: diarrhea, nausea, vomiting, abdominal cramps/pain, headaches, muscular aches & pains as well as fever (low grade).
Bloody stools are not usually associated with gastroenteritis. According to the CDC, viral gastroenteritis usually has a duration of 1 to 10 days (depending on the specific virus).

In brief: Gastroenteritis

Gastroenteritis symptoms may include: diarrhea, nausea, vomiting, abdominal cramps/pain, headaches, muscular aches & pains as well as fever (low grade).
Bloody stools are not usually associated with gastroenteritis. According to the CDC, viral gastroenteritis usually has a duration of 1 to 10 days (depending on the specific virus).
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