Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
182 Doctors are Online

I have had the flu since Wed (diagnosed with influenza

User rating for this question
Very Good
Answered by

Infectious Diseases Specialist
Practicing since : 2003
Answered : 674 Questions
I have had the flu since Wed (diagnosed with influenza B on Friday and began Tamiflu). Today has been the worst day of it. No fever; however, I feel incredibly weak and my chest is constantly burning. Is this normal? Thank you for your time in advance.
Sun, 4 Feb 2018 in Infections
Answered by Dr. Monika Dede 53 minutes later
Brief Answer:
A viral situation could last 3-5 days.

Detailed Answer:
Thank you writing in healthcare magic.

You should know that a viral situation could last 3-5 days.
But, during this time do you have cought ecxept the burning of chest?
Usually if this situation last more than 5 days it could be a bacterial complication and should do some lab examination and x-ray of chest .

I hope my answer helps you.

Above answer was peer-reviewed by
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+

The user accepted the expert's answer

Ask an Internal Med Specialist

© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor