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Can you have the flu but not be throwing up?

The Influenza virus can cause symptoms like nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea but these are more common in children than adults! Any Suggestions here?

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  1. Olympia Reply:

    This sickness is a virus, not a bacteria, so it cannot be treated with antibiotics. The duration of the stomach flu virus is 1 to 10 days but only 3 to 5 days on average. Once the nausea and vomiting have subsided and you can keep liquids Source:http://www.ehow.com/about_5074844_eat-stomach-flu.html

  2. Nadene Reply:

    It is rare for adults to vomit if they have Influenza. A stomach virus is another story lol. Some people call it the "stomach flu" when really there is no such thing (its not related to the flu) Prevention of SV: Norwalk virus (Just remembe

  3. Dann Reply:

    With stomach viruses, you can be contagious from the moment you feel ill until anywhere from 3 days to 3 weeks after you recover. Source:http://www.chacha.com/question/how-long-is-the-throw%26%2345%3Bup-flu-contagious-for

  4. Evangelina Reply:

    The feeling you get from being high on nutmeg is flu-like. The nausea and aches and misery you’ll suffer? Yuck, don’t do it. Source:http://www.chacha.com/question/how-does-it-mimic-the-flu%3F-will-i-throw-up

  5. Mildred Reply:

    Vomiting or vemesis is the body’s reflex defense mechanism. An oral expulsion of stomach contents, it gets rid of the residue in the fight your body is waging with an invader, such as the influenza virus. By removing toxic or harmful substa… Source:http://www.ehow.com/how_5623392_stop-throwing-up-flu.html

  6. Marjorie Reply:

    HELP!! SERIOUS FLU QUESTION :( ok so on the 20th I came down with the every 5 mins and ? having diarreha …. I was throwing up on flu i was throwing up the dec 20th crying in

  7. Vonnie Reply:

    I wouldnt worry to much about eating if you arent hungry!!!just make sure you get some fluids into you, gatorade is good, because it can up your electrolytes!!!I feel for you being sick and at home with 5 kids, hang in there, it sounds like a 12 hour virus or something, definitely dosnt seem like morning sickness!!!keep hydrated, have your hubby come home from work to take the kids and you go and get some rest!!!God bless!

  8. Marlin Reply:

    Not everyone vomits and has diarrhea it depends on how badly you have it. its really just But every Is Vomiting a symptom swine flu? Yes, it can be. But not

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