Symptoms of COVID-19 usually appear 2-14 days after infection begins. They can include:
- Shortness of breath
- Muscle pain
- Sore throat
- New loss of taste or smell
- Congestion or runny nose
- Nausea or vomiting
If you develop emergency warning signs for COVID-19, get medical attention immediately. Let the 911 operator know that you may have COVID-19 symptoms.
Emergency warning signs include:
- Trouble breathing
- Persistent pain or pressure in the chest
- New confusion or inability to wake up or stay awake
- Bluish lips or face, depending on skin tone
Please consult your healthcare professional if you have any severe symptoms that have you concerned.
For any additional questions about your care, contact your healthcare provider or state or local health department.
Last Updated October 2022