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Flu Treatment for Adults and Children in the Irvine, CA, Area

Flu Treatment Irvine CAIf you need flu treatment, don’t be content with suffering through your symptoms at home. Allow the physicians at Marque Urgent Care to help you get over the flu and get back to your life. Our network of fully equipped immediate care centers near Irvine, California, provides flu treatment to children and adults with non-life-threatening symptoms on a walk-in basis. Stop by when it’s convenient for you; we have extended hours seven days a week. If you or a loved one is experiencing shortness of breath, extreme fever, chest pain, confusion, or persistent vomiting, please immediately visit your nearest emergency room.

What we know as “the flu’ is caused by the seasonal influenza virus. This virus attacks the upper respiratory system and causes unpleasant symptoms like fever, muscle aches, chills, sweats, headache, nasal congestion, sore throat, and cough.  The flu resolves on its own in about a week in many cases, but visiting Marque Urgent Care near Irvine, CA, for flu treatment is beneficial for people who want quicker relief from their symptoms. Some patients may be prescribed an antiviral drug that can reduce the duration of the illness. It’s particularly important to visit a physician for flu treatment if you are at an increased risk of experiencing serious complications of the flu. At-risk groups include:

  • Adults over the age of 65
  • People who have compromised immune systems as a result of cancer treatment, HIV/AIDS, corticosteroid use, and other factors
  • Pregnant women and women who have recently given birth
  • People who are obese with a BMI of 40 or higher
  • People with chronic conditions like heart disease, asthma, and diabetes

Visit Marque Urgent Care near Irvine, CA, at your convenience for flu treatment or to receive a flu shot, which is the best way to protect your immune system from the seasonal influenza virus.

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