It’s tough enough having to deal with the miserable symptoms of a cold and flu, like shivering, fever and a sore throat. But your body can also begin to feel really achy and sore as a result of bodily infection.
What are the causes of body aches from cold and flu?
Muscle pains caused by viral infection are the common cause of body aches when you’re suffering from cold and flu. These muscular pains can be the result of your immune system releasing chemicals in your body to help protect and fight off infection. These chemicals can attach themselves to your nerve endings, which in turn send pain signals to your brain, causing you to sense that dull achy feeling all over.
What are the symptoms of body aches and pains?
A dull, continuous pain all around the body is the primary sign of body aches and pains associated with cold and flu.
How to relieve body aches and pains.
Try a fast, effective remedy that acts at the source of pain and is specifically designed to relieve the effects of cold and flu. Nurofen Cold & Flu PE contains ingredients that help to alleviate the discharge as well as to help reduce swelling and inflammation in your muscles that could be the result of infection fighting action.
Do not use if you have a stomach ulcer.
Always read the label. Use only as directed. Incorrect use could be harmful.
If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.
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