3. Body aches are another symptom that could occur.
The bug gets into your blood and can cause your body to ache. You may not pay attention to the body aches if you are physical active, but if you notice that the aches don’t go away, you’ll need to seek medical attention. With body aches, you may get some relief by consuming Tylenol and applying a topical analgesic to the affected area. An Epsom salt bath will relieve the symptom as well. Make sure the water is warm and soak for 20 minutes.
When the body aches become unbearable, you’ll need to have someone take you to the doctor. It may prevent you from driving yourself because the pain may be intense.
The doctor may prescribe some pain medication to relieve your body aches. Pain medications can cause drowsiness, so only take it when you are at home and don’t have to leave the house.