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Have headache, vomiting and chills. Cure?

My son is calling. he is 25. He said he has a bad head ache, is vomiting , and has chills. He is a little achy. He lives in another state. I told him he might have flu or gastroenteritis chew on ice chips, to sleep....there is nothing much he can do I think.....I am not sure he can hold motrine or Tylenol down...please advise what to do,,,,
Wed, 27 Feb 2013
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thank U for the query,
it is surprising that you haven't advised ur son to seek a doctor nearby and rather searching solution online. the doctor needs to examine him. u should call him right away without delay and get him to a nearby medico. ( flu - like symptoms often hint a viral too). Avoid outside food and use boiled cooled filtered water for drinking. Seek the doctor earliest to rule out possibilities by necessary investigations.
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