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Been in bed since Monday , shivers ache deep in joints, probably

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Been in bed since Monday , shivers ache deep in joints, probably flue but beechams etc not really making a difference Any suggestions please thank you fiona
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.
This is Dr. Davidsounds like a bad flu or influenza infectionyou should see a doctor and get an examination and blood test to confirm influenza might benefit from tamiflu antiviral therapy which has been shown to shorten the lengthen of flu you have a GP doctor you can see who can do some blood testsand a chest xray to check for pneumonia?
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.
your doctor needs to see your to do blood work to check for elevated WBC white blood cell might need a course of antibiotics.are you coughing up phlegm or mucous?

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