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How long does it take to get over the flu after being treated?

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Dr. Michael Ein
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease

In brief: 2-5 days

Influenza treatment is 5 days of tamiflu or relenza (zanamivir).
Influenza usually lasts 7-10 days so you should be better 2 to 5 days after completing treatment. A dry cough may persist for several weeks, worse at night.

In brief: 2-5 days

Influenza treatment is 5 days of tamiflu or relenza (zanamivir).
Influenza usually lasts 7-10 days so you should be better 2 to 5 days after completing treatment. A dry cough may persist for several weeks, worse at night.
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