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What to do if you get the flu?

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1mum1 Sun 08-Nov-09 16:09:32

My husband had a flu jab (regular one) and now has had flu symptoms for 3 days (always does after having the flu jab, no matter what they say about it not containing the live virus!): achy, coughing, sore throat etc. I'm now starting to feel a bit rough with bad throat etc. I'm almost 37 weeks - do I just take some paracetomol or do I have to ring the docs to check on the baby etc? I'm assuming it's the regular flu that he's suffering from and therefore what I might be starting with?

Thanks for any help.

maxbear Sun 08-Nov-09 19:41:03

Drink plenty of fluids, take paracetamol six hourly, call your gp if your temperature isn't contained by paracetamol. It is probably unrelated to the flu jab.

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