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Diagnosed with flu, brown vaginal discharge. On birth control, not taken in regularly. Normal symptoms?

Hi I am a 23 yr old female. I recently was diagnosed with the flu , type a. It s been about 5 days and im still sick. I have been taking a cough syrup with codine in it to help with symptoms but nothing else no antibiotics . Today I went to the restroom and had a lot of Brown discharge . My period isn t due for another week and a half. I m on bc but havent taken it regularly the past week or so due to my sickness. Is this normal?
Asked On : Fri, 11 Jan 2013
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Hi, Welcome to Health care magic forum.
When you are not regular with the pills, it is considered as the ending of the course, and bleeding starts in a few days.
The flu is a viral infection, but usually super infected by the bacteria, that is to be identified and treated for bacterial infection as well.
Take more of green leafy vegetables, pulses, sprouts,and
protein rich foods to hasten the recovery.
Wishing for a quick and complete recovery. Thank you.
Answered: Mon, 6 Jan 2014
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