I was told the stomach flu (norwalk virus) is only killed by bleach. True?

That is not true. Stomalk flu virus is not killed by bleach . Treatment, like any other viral gastro-enteritis is best managed by hydration'.

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What's the difference between the norwalk virus and the stomach flu?

Sometimes None. Norwalk virus causes symtoms that most would classify as "stomach flu". They can include nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, abdominal pain, muscle aches, headache, tiredness and low-grade fever. Lasts 24- 48 hrs (longer in kids) usually resolving on its own. There are no known long- term effects after recovery from this infection. Importance is to stay well-hydrated and treat symptoms. Read more...

Can u get the stomach flu from the same virus twice in a row?

Variant. Viruses mutate and can cause repeated illnesses, but are you sure this is the stomach flu? If your GI symptoms keep recurring, you may need to have them checked by a doctor. Read more...