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How long does it usually take you to get over the common cold?

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Asked by Apr1l at 5:01 PM on Oct. 21, 2009 in Health

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  • 7-10 days

    Answer by soonmommyof3 at 5:08 PM on Oct. 21, 2009

  • About a week. Once the major symptoms are gone, it usually takes a few more days until I no longer have to blow my nose a lot.

    Answer by SWasson at 5:16 PM on Oct. 21, 2009

  • a cough and a runny nose can last as long as 6-8 weeks. That is from working the medical field and working with doctors in urgent care.

    Answer by coala at 6:16 PM on Oct. 21, 2009

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