okay, so yesterday i started to show a symptom.. (this is gross, but i had diarreha) and today i have felt nauseousness and a few minutes ago, i was looking at the computer screen.. and i don't know if i got dizzy.. but it was strange. it was a weird feeling but nothing really happened. i didn't lose vision or hearing.. just a funny feeling. two days ago my pd. started and i put a tampon in for like 3 hours, and then took that one out and put another in for about another 2-3 hours. i took it our and went to sleep, then when i woke up i put another one in.. went to get some food, (five guys) and then came home. this was about 3 hours, and then i changed my tampon again. i had a super one in for.. like an hour.. maybe? and then got diarreha. so i took it out and haven't had one since. my back hurt yesterday, but i hadn't slept well the night before and i have had that feeling before. my muscles haven't really ached.. and i had that weird feeling in the head. thats really it, but i don't know if i have tss or not. please answer quickly?
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In addition to what RaeRay has said, have you had a sudden onset of fever? Or a rash that looks a little like a sunburn? Those seem to be common symptoms of TSS. That being said, it seems like you haven't kept a tampon in your vagina for more than about 3 hours, correct? If so, it's unlikely that you're experiencing TSS. You may be feeling sick because of something you ate or a random bug going around.
Can you talk to one of your parents or a trusted adult and let them know you're a little concerned? If you suddenly begin feeling very ill or you develop a very high fever, I'd recommend getting to a doctor right away, but otherwise, I don't think you have to worry too much.
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