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I was diagnosed with what they thought was viral meningitis about a week and a half ago. I spent three nights in the hospital on antibiotics and I am still having weakness and pain in my arms and legs is that normal?
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Yes the weakness and generalized body aches can last for few weeks after resolution of infection. It is a state of post viral syndrome. You need to keep yourself well hydrated and use analgesics to get a relief from these symptoms

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What are analgesics? Can I get them over the counter?

Yes you can take Tylenol or advil to get a pain relief. Keep yourself hydrated and you will be fine soon

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