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Backstory... I woke up sick vomited, and then diarrhea. Felt

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Backstory... I woke up sick vomited, and then diarrhea. Felt exhausted like the flu, and the diarrhea didn't stop. The fatigue lasted a about two days. I thought it was heat exhaustion. My apatite has returned, but Im very bloated and have really really bad gas, burp and still soft pale stools...what is going on
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 2 years ago.
It is most likely viral.
This tends to resolve within 3 to 5 days...if not you need stool samples to rule out parasites and bacterial infection.
Given that your girlfriend has had it ...most likely viral.
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