For How Long Am I Contagious After Being Infected By The Flu?
Dr. Brownfield answers the question: 'How Long Am I Contagious With The Flu?'
September 25, 2008, 9:54 AM
— -- Question: For How Long Am I Contagious After Being Infected By The Flu?
Answer: The tricky thing about flu viruses and viruses in general -- you yourself can actually be contagious a whole day prior to developing symptoms. And you can be contagious up to five days once you've developed symptoms.