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Old 11-25-2010, 10:13 PM   #1
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24 hour flu

I recently came down with what I believe was the "24 hour flu" which I have heard referred to as gastrointestinal something or another. Anyways, I was EXTREMELY sick for about 20 hours (terrible fever, vomiting every hour, diarrhea, sweating, dehydration, the works), and after that I felt extremely tired but quite a lot better. Almost all my symptoms were gone but I still feel really sick to my stomach. Not really sick like "Oh no I'm going to throw up!" but more like, "Yuck something feels gross in my throat and I don't feel like eating, drinking, doing anything." Is this something normal after the flu? If so how long does this damn feeling last!?

I should also mention I have stomach cramps pretty consistent throughout the whole day (like I have bad gas or something).

Thanks in advance!

Last edited by grewler; 11-25-2010 at 10:21 PM. Reason: Second thoughts

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Old 11-30-2010, 01:41 PM   #2
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Re: 24 hour flu

Sounds like it could have been a case of food poisoning rather than the "flu". Hope you're feeling better

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