aches. While colds are generally self-limiting, the flu can have serious associated complications like pneumonia, bacterial infections, heart attacks and hospitalizations.
The flu vaccine is the best defense against the flu, and may reduce the severity of symptoms. Getting rest and staying hydrated is critical. Antivirals like Tamiflu are available with a prescription and can help reduce flu symptoms if started within 48 hours. There are a variety of over-the-counter products that can help with symptom
management of the common cold and flu.
Come into Midhurst Pharmasave today to get your flu shot and for expert advice on how to get through this year’s cold and flu season.