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Coronavirus Treatment Overview

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Care Plan


First steps to consider

  • Mild to moderate COVID symptoms can be treated at home.
  • OTC medications like decongestants and pain relievers can help a stuffy or runny nose, sore throat, and body aches.
  • Take fever reducers like acetaminophen (Tylenol) and ibuprofen (Advil).
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When you may need a provider

  • Your symptoms are severe, especially if you’re unvaccinated.
  • You have a high risk of developing severe COVID, including being 65 or older, or having health conditions like heart disease, cancer, diabetes, or obesity.
  • Your symptoms are mild to moderate symptoms and have worsened after 3 days of home treatment.
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Emergency Care

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Go to the ER or call 911 if you have any of the following symptoms:

  • Trouble breathing
  • Chest pain
  • Confusion
  • Bluish lips or face
  • Trouble staying awake

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