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I had an epsom salts bath last night. I still have flu like

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I had an epsom salts bath last night. I still have flu like symptoms now. Can you explain this? How long will it last for?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.

This is Dr. David

you could be coming down with a viral infection or flu

what symptoms are you having?

are you having fever? do you have a thermometer to check your body temperature?

sore throat?

an Epsom salts bath would not be causing you flu symptoms today.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I started getting a runny nose after the bath, I presume it is detox symptoms.
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.

what are you detoxing from?