It is important for you to monitor your health closely for seven days. There is no need for you to isolate yourself from other people as long as you remain well. If during the period you develop a feverish illness accompanied by one or more of cough, sore throat, headache and muscle aches, you should stay at home and contact;
- Call 111
- Your GP
Please do not attend the A&E or visit family and friends in hospital if you are unwell with flu-like symptoms.
At-risk groups, such as the elderly, pregnant women and patients with heart problems, diabetes or lung, liver or renal diseases, or those who have weak immune systems are at risk of developing complications, should contact their GP directly.
Rest, take paracetamol and drink plenty of fluids (non alcoholic) Take ibuprofen, if there are no contraindications - e.g. asthmatics, those who suffer from indigestion. Always read the drug information sheet that is with the medication.