Oregon State University

Signs and Symptoms

Symptoms of H1N1 in people are similar to the symptoms of seasonal flu and include:

  • fever
  • cough
  • sore throat
  • runny or stuffy nose
  • body aches
  • headache
  • chills
  • fatigue

A significant number of people who have been infected with this virus also have reported diarrhea and vomiting. Also, like seasonal flu, severe illnesses and death has occurred as a result of illness associated with this virus.

If you have these symptoms and they are mild, please stay home and care for yourself. If you are a student and your symptoms are more severe, or if you have any questions about H1N1, please call Student Health Services (541) 737-WELL (9355) to speak with the advice nurse. If you are not a student, please contact your own health care provider.