My 2 year old son had a positive flu test

Patient : My 2 year old son had a positive flu test at our ER last night he was completely miserable then he had to spell out this morning where he was full of energy wanted to play and seemed fine now a few hours later he's completely miserable again coughing classic flu he does have asthma and a history of asthmatic problems my question is is it normal for flu symptoms to come and go like that or should I be concerned
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