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Week 3 of stomach bug...

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Orangeanddemons Wed 25-Dec-13 16:56:53

Should I go to Doctors?

Nausea, headaches, stomach pains, dreadful poos, aching all over, so bad I can't sleep. Am really sick of it now, and it's not really getting better. Paracetamol is having no effect either...

NigellasDealer Wed 25-Dec-13 17:04:06

yes you should go to the doctor asap

Orangeanddemons Wed 25-Dec-13 17:06:52

What could it be other than a virus?

NigellasDealer Wed 25-Dec-13 17:08:18

severe food poisoning?

Orangeanddemons Wed 25-Dec-13 17:09:37

But I've not been sick. Just feel it.

NigellasDealer Wed 25-Dec-13 17:14:49


noblegiraffe Wed 25-Dec-13 17:24:34

I had campylobacter food poisoning which was awful, but didnt vomit once. Definitely see the doc, they can at least send a sample off for testing.

Orangeanddemons Wed 25-Dec-13 17:24:53

I've had diorreah that comes and goes. It isn't constant.

oldsilver Wed 25-Dec-13 17:34:29

I ended up being sent to hospital and having an endoscopy after having d&v with other similar symptoms to yourself. The d&v had caused inflamation of the stomach lining and they were concerned I had the helicobacter pylori virus that causes ulcers. luckily all clear on that.

I have to take pills though at the moment to calm my stomach lining.

oldsilver Wed 25-Dec-13 17:35:08

...but yes, go to the GPs smile

RockinD Thu 26-Dec-13 16:45:29

Sounds like campylobacter to me. GP as soon as.

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