Loading...

How long does it take to get over a stomach virus?
I got a stomach virus like the flu just today. I started feeling the symptoms around 10am and then I had vomiting and diarrhea a few hours after and was unable to eat anything. I got some 7Up and I just now ate some chicken noodle soup (it is currently almost midnight) and I’m actually not feeling too badly now. Is it possible to get over something like this in the span of a day or two or should I be preparing for a second coming of symptoms tomorrow? (I’ve heard stomach viruses can do this). Just thought I’d ask for some thoughts. Thanks a bunch everyone! (I don’t mean to seem gross. The human body just is).

Answer by seijee
Give yourself an enema. It will help remove virus.

Answer by chinchillafeet
It’s definitely possible! I have had this happen a few times in my life where I got really sick with a stomach virus and got better within 24 hours. Just make sure you don’t have a fever before you go around other people and maybe even wait another day just to be sure you don’t pass it on any more than you have to.

Answer by Lynn
Viral gastroenteritis is an inflammatory reaction of your intestines and stomach from a virus. The problem may lead to diarrhea and throwing up. It is usually known as the stomach flu. Symptoms comprise of abdomen pain, diarrhea, nausea, throwing up and many more things. You need to prevent dehydration. Try eating such things as cereal products, breads, potatoes, apples and fresh vegetables. For the most part it will eventually subside independently within seven days or possibly less, however if it continues you ought to consult with a doctor.

vomiting diarrhea virus:How long does it take to get over a stomach virus?

Related Posts

  • How long does it take to get over stomach flu?
    How long does it take to get over stomach flu? 7 days ago I vomited for about 12 hours, had really bad diarrhea for about 48-60 hours (I have IBS as well so that's always worse). I had a fever of around 100 for about 48 hours. I stayed on clear liquids for 24 hours after stopping vomiting, then bland diet for 48 hours after that (eating very little). Now, 7 days after getting sick, I can ...
  • Help, food poisoning or stomach virus?
    Help, food poisoning or stomach virus? My husband cooked a pork roast in the afternoon, it was a little pink in the middle but we both ate it anyways. Later that night around 2:00 a.m. we both woke up, he had vomiting and diarrhea, while i just had diarrhea twice. He vomitted and had diarrhea until around 8:00 a.m. at which point he used a suppository which finally stopped it. I've been a littl...
  • Q&A: How long does it take for you to catch a stomach virus?
    How long does it take for you to catch a stomach virus? I'm taking care of this lady's dogs over night while she is away on business. I was supposed to start a couple days ago for the weekend, but the lady had a stomach virus, and was vomiting with diarrhea. She works out of town as a nurse, only a temporary job for a few months, and I've cared for her dogs for awhile before. She said she spray...
  • Do I have the stomach virus or the flu, or what?
    Do I have the stomach virus or the flu, or what? I woke up yesterday morning at 2:00 feeling awful,I immediately started vomiting everywhere and I ended up sitting on the toilet vomiting and diarrhea. After like three hours, I went back to bed and slept until 11:00. When I woke up I felt okay again. So I had some yogurt and toast, then went to go meet my friend because we were supposed to go to...
  • Stomach Virus but without vomiting?
    Stomach Virus but without vomiting? My friend got sick on us last night with a stomach virus. This moring I woke up early feeling really sick. I have shown all the symptoms of the stomach virus except the vomiting and diarrhea. It's been 11 hours now with no vomiting or diarrhea. Is this the stomach virus or someting different? I still feel very nauseous. Answer by jadegreenkatySince the symp...
  • Stomach pain- virus?
    Stomach pain- virus? About 2 weeks ago I started having sometimes dull-sometimes sharp pain in the middle of my lower stomach. Then that night I work up with violent vomiting and diarrhea and was sick for 2 days. I went to the dr. and was told it was a stomach virus and the pain could be my lower intestines rejecting the food and cramping up. So, this past Thursday night I had that same pain i...
  • Do i have a stomach virus?
    Do i have a stomach virus? i went to the doctor about a week ago for a really bad stomach ache, vomiting and diarrhea, and they said it was probably a stomach virus, and it would only last one or two days, and i looked it up and it said one or two days, but i have been having these symptoms for a week. Answer by abbyyes you do have stomach virus. go see the doctor again.Answer by GreeniHow ba...
  • what are good drinks to drink during a stomach virus?
    what are good drinks to drink during a stomach virus? ok yesterday i found out that i had a stomach virus because of diarrhea and vomiting. well i tried to eat some soup yesterday but threw up so i just need to know what drinks are ok to drink besides water. i have had just a little bit of gatorade and orange juice recently but other thatn that just water so what else is ok to drink during a st...
  • I had that bad stomach virus, and now I feel nauseous. What helps?
    I had that bad stomach virus, and now I feel nauseous. What helps? I stopped vomiting this morning. Was up all night vomiting and diarrhea. My back and stomach hurts from the violent vomiting. I just want my strength back and my appetite. Answer by Susan Nsip on ginger aleAnswer by L.B.Oh, I'm so sorry to hear this. What I do with my kids is to - first of all - wait 8-10 hours from the begin...
  • Stomach flu? MILD diarrhea, no vomiting…. young child.?
    Stomach flu? MILD diarrhea, no vomiting.... young child.? My 3 year old recently started a preschool program and came home with diarrhea on Tuesday. Other than diarrhea, he has absolutely no other symptoms and is playing/eating/drinking normally. His diarrhea is mild, and he can control the output (he does not poop his pants, he can wait until we reach a bathroom). He knows he has to go b/c...

: http://vomitdiarrhea.info/how-long-does-it-take-to-get-over-a-stomach-virus.shtml

No comments yet.