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Covid-19 quarantine

Answered by: Dr Nur Syuhada binti Zulkifli

Last Updated: March 3, 2020 3:15 AM

nikkilsc 9 months

My stepson returned from Japan last Wednesday. He is staying with us and has been staying at home. Will we have to be quarantined as well?

Dr Nur Syuhada binti Zulkifli 9 months
General Practitioner

Greetings, thank you for your question.

Based on the above information, we understand your concern about the problem you’re having. Before that, you can answer a simple quiz to assess your risk (Assess Your Risk Here).

If you think you have one of COVID-19 symptoms (fever, cough, shortness of breath) you are advised to get check for it as we need an objective value to reassess the symptoms.

In addition to that, quarantine can only be advised by doctors after they have assessed your risk.

For more information on coronavirus, please visit the official Ministry of Health portal at link here (MOH COVID-19 Portal). You can also consult a doctor regarding your condition by clicking Ask Doctor link on the portal.

The answer is a general description of the problem you’re having. Please click on the link (DoctorOnCall)to contact your doctor or on the link (DoctorOnCallEPharma) to speak with our pharmacist online. We will protect your privacy. Thank you.

Last Updated: Tue Mar 03 2020 03:15:37 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)
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