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Colds, Flu, Allergies - know the difference
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Cold Symptoms

  • Runny nose
  • Headache, can rarely occur
  • Stuffy nose and nasal congestion
  • Sneezing
  • Can feel sluggish
  • Mild dry cough
  • Mild muscle aches
  • Mild tiredness can occur

Treatment for Colds

Flu Symptoms

  • Congestion
  • Severe headache
  • Flushed face
  • Dizziness
  • Vomiting
  • Sore throat
  • Occasional sneezing
  • Severe dry cough and chest congestion
  • Fatigue and extreme tiredness
  • Loss of appetite and difficulty sleeping
  • Severe muscle aches and pain

Treatment for Flu

Allergy Symptoms

  • Watery eyes
  • Itchy eyes
  • Sneezing
  • Congestion
  • Runny nose
  • Coughing
  • Post-nasal drip
  • Sore throat

Treatment for Allergies

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© The State of the United Airways – Brought to you by Cipla Allergy. Infographic courtesy of Dr Diane Hawarden MBChB, September 2019.

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