Flu Treatment When You Need It in Somers, NY
If you think you’ve come down with influenza, it’s important to get to the bottom of your illness as soon as possible. Without prompt and appropriate treatment, the flu virus can linger for weeks, leaving you feeling exhausted and miserable. You don’t need that!
At PhysicianOne Urgent Care in Somers, New York, we want to make it as easy as possible for you to receive flu treatment if you need it. With us, you can just walk in and see a doctor, who will provide a prompt diagnosis and appropriate treatment, if necessary. There’s no need for you to suffer for days as you wait for an appointment with a primary care provider. We’ll have you feeling better as quickly as possible.
Do You Need Flu Treatment?
Because flu symptoms can have many other causes, an accurate diagnosis is the key to finding fast and effective relief. Only an experienced medical professional can confirm that you’ve contracted the influenza virus and need flu treatment. Therefore, we recommend that you visit PhysicianOne Urgent Care within 48 hours if you experience any of the following symptoms:
- Fever and chills
- Coughing and congestion
- Muscle aches
When it comes to flu treatment, time is of the essence, and the 48-hour guideline is important. Studies show that antiviral medications often used for flu treatment are most effective when administered during that timeframe.
Visit Us Any Day of the Year
Of course, you’ll want to avoid the flu altogether, if possible. Scientists have proven that the best way to do so is to receive an annual flu shot and wash your hands thoroughly and often. PhysicianOne Urgent Care offers flu shots and flu treatment on a walk-in basis 365 days per year. Stop by our office in Somers today.