A vomiting bug can be really unpleasant, but it’s usually over within two or three days. There’s no cure, you have to let it run its course.
The best thing to do is to stay at home until you’re feeling better, so that you don’t pass it on to others.
It’s important to drink plenty of fluids to prevent dehydration, you can try oral rehydration fluids which you can buy from pharmacies and some supermarkets.
Take paracetamol for any fever or aches and pains, get plenty of rest and, if you feel like eating, eat plain foods such as soup, rice, pasta and bread.
Clean toilet seats, flush handles, taps, surfaces and door handles every day.
Seek medical advice if: