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Why are Chinese consumers stockpiling flu medications, as online sales increase 100-fold?

People in China are hoarding flu pills because of fears of a second wave of the coronavirus pandemic. As the virus continues to spread, many people are opting to stock up on flu medications in an effort to prepare for any potential outbreaks. Additionally, since some medications can help reduce the severity of the illness, people are also trying to stay ahead of the curve by taking preventative measures. Additionally, some people are likely buying flu pills as a way to support local businesses and minimize their outside contact.