Malaysia's #1
Health Forum

Not sure is this covid-19 symptom

Answered by: Dr Sri Viknarajan

Last Updated: September 29, 2020 8:59 AM

Anonymous 25 days

Hi doctor, i am a male, i want to enquire about recently when i sleep, i will auto wake up on 3am or 4am, then quite hard for me to continue sleep, and i feel sometime difficult to breath as well. I don’t have any cough and sore throat issue. By the way, i feel my body quite hot, but the temperature when i test by myself is around 36°C.

Dr Sri Viknarajan 25 days
General Practitioner

Greetings!

Thank you for your question.

We understand your worries especially with the development of symptoms indicative but not exclusive of COVID-19.

For you information, WHO listed common symptoms for COVID-19 infection as follows:

  • Fever (more than 37.5 degrees celcius)
  • Fatigue
  • Cough
  • Aches and pains
  • Sore throat
  • Headaches
  • Shortness of breath

I would encourage you to answer this quiz on Risk Assessment for COVID-19 to evaluate your health status in regards to this disease. After completing this quiz, you will be classified into several categories. Further instructions will be given at the end of the quiz. Please act accordingly.

You may also directly visit the hospitals in this list for a COVID-19 screening test. (Designated Hospital for COVID-19). Other than that, do practice good hand hygien and wear your face mask in public.

You may consult a MOH doctor by clicking Ask Doctor at the Ministry of Health website (COVID-19 Portal) to ask any health issues related to COVID-19 starting from 8.30 am to 5.00 pm.

After 5.00 pm till 12.00 am, please direct your enquiries to our DoctorOnCall website at this link https://www.doctoroncall.com.my/tanya/.

Last Updated: Tue Sep 29 2020 08:59:34 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)
4.87
Online Consultation
Talk to a doctor or Respiratory Physician (Pulmonologist) Specialist online about coronavirus infection from anywhere you are without having to queue anymore
Doctor Consult RM19.99 Specialist Consult From RM80
Anonymous
SOB, Chest Pain, Fever, cough I’m 29 y/o unaware if I have contact w/ +COVID pt. My symptoms started July 1 until now and I’m just managing my symptoms by taking paracetamol and ambroxol but the chest pain is still present … Read more...
3 months
kamarul.fazli
Phlegm and coughing for more than 4days i experienced coughing and there’s a lot of phlegm and i feel discomfort and it happened when i started drink cough syrup and the phlegm is somehow really disturbing till make me short in breathing. J… Read more...
4 months
Anonymous
Worry of suspect COVID19 Since 5 Aug one of the nurse from Jelapang Chilic kid centre was confirm she get the covid 19 after the test. Actually on 3 Aug me and my wife did bring our kid to that clinic also kid center fo… Read more...
2 months
Anonymous
Sore throat and suddenly i experienced coughing and there’s a lot of phlegm and i feel discomfort and it happened when i started drink cough syrup and the phlegm is somehow really disturbing till make me short in breath… Read more...
4 months
Anonymous
Inquiry about not sure is covid symptom Hi, Im female with 25 years old, Recently, I feel that my throat is very dry. It seems that there is sputum separated by a little bit of dry cough, but I have not coughed or coughed up sputum, a… Read more...
19 days
Ask Doctor For Free 10.10 Health Fest: RM10 off!