Posted by: Michael | 2011/11/02

Flu lasting months

I''ve been sick for at least 3 months now with flu-like symptoms. I''ve gone to the doctor, each time I''m given stronger antibiotics which sometimes has no effect whatsoever, sometimes there''s a 1-2 week improved state between " flu''s"  where I only have trouble breathing &  intermittent fever, then full flu symptoms reemerge. One doctor''s done blood tests &  said there'' s no sign of infections. Is this normal? The doctors just look worried, give me more antibiotics &  tell me to come back if the symptoms persist.

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In light of your chronic symptoms, it is possible that you do not have flu and that your symptoms are due to something else. I suggest that you consult an internal specialist for an examination and opinion.


Dr Anrich

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