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    How can severe chills, excessive sweating, sore throat, nausea and diarrhea be treated?

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Posted on Tue, 4 Jul 2017 in Medicines and Side Effects
Question: Hello,

For the past two days I've had chills, and have been sweating. Today I developed a very sore throat, have nausea & diarrhea.

What do you think?
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Follow up: Dr. Ivo Ditah 2 minutes later
Sore throat, chills, sweats, diarrhea & nausea.
Thoughts?
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Answered by Dr. Ivo Ditah 15 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Possible viral infection!

Detailed Answer:
Hi,

THis is probably a viral infection. I recommend tylenol: 1000mg every 6-8hours, increased fluids intake and rest. Avoid any anti diarrhea medication such as imodium or loperamide at this time.

I hope this helps. I wish you well. Feel free to follow up with me if need be. Keep me updated about your response to the above plan.
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