Causes Of Body Aches And Flu?
noon i am andre is 24 years old. It’s been 1 week my body hurts like being beaten after that I went to the doctor and it turned out to be just the flu. I have taken the medicine but why is the body still sick? I also have a habit of having trouble sleeping at night sometimes not sleeping. am I sick?
First of all, I want to thank you for asking questions on HealthReplies.com. I will try to help answer your question,
Pain and aches in the body that are accompanied by the flu, causing difficulty sleeping can be caused by various causes such as,
1. Upper respiratory tract infections such as strep throat or influenza
3. Dengue fever
4. Typhoid fever
Considering that you are currently experiencing the flu, which is usually caused by a viral infection, one of the symptoms that is often experienced is a feeling of aches and pains in the body. In addition, you can also experience headaches, coughs and colds caused by the viral infection. Which of these conditions will be cured within 1 week depending on your body's immune system. However, if your symptoms persist, you should be aware of dengue hemorrhagic fever, which is also caused by a viral infection. Therefore, it is best if you make a return visit to the doctor so that an evaluation of the condition of the adna can be carried out. The doctor will usually conduct an interview of your complaint, physical examination and supporting examinations such as a complete blood test.
Here are some tips for you,
1. To prevent dehydration, drink a lot of water at least 2 liters per day
2. Take fever reducer drugs such as paracetamol every 4 hours if the fever is high
3. Eat foods high in protein
4. Enough rest
5. Consult again with your doctor,
Here's an article that you can read,
How to prevent dengue fever
acute respiratory infection.
So much information that we can convey, hopefully this information can be useful to overcome your complaint.
dr. Radhianie Djan, BmedSc