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Managing COVID-19 at home
Most people with COVID-19 experience mild symptoms. The most commonly reported symptoms include:
Other symptoms associated with COVID-19 can include:
If you develop any of the following symptoms (or any other symptoms recorded in the severe symptoms section of your My COVID-19 action plan), call (or ask someone else to call) emergency services on 000 immediately. Tell the phone operator that you have been diagnosed with COVID-19 and have severe symptoms, and that you need an ambulance.
The following symptoms could indicate more severe or serious illness, so they should be treated in a hospital:*
*Your individual age and general health may mean these symptoms are not all relevant or may need to be adapted. If you are managing your COVID-19 with assistance from a GP your GP might also tell you to look out for other severe symptoms that have been added to your My COVID-19 action plan, and will update the action plan.
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