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How do I know if my condition is mild or severe?



If you have any of the following symptoms, your condition is considered severe, and you will require urgent medical care.

Please note that this list is non-exhaustive, and your doctor will exercise his own clinical judgement in assessing your condition:

  • Chest pain

  • Shortness of breath

  • Sudden weakness over one side of body, slurring of speech, drooping of the face, severe headache that does not get better with usual pain medication

  • Chest palpitations

  • Sudden onset of painful, red or swollen limbs

If you have the following symptoms, you should also consult your doctor for further advice:

  • Persistent diarrhoea and vomiting/ unable to take fluids

  • Fever for ≥3 days

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