Courtesy Rihanna; Inset: Evan Agostini/AP

"She had a fever and a flu since last week," a source tells PEOPLE of the songstress

May 09, 2012 04:55 PM

Rihanna is on the mend after recently being stricken with illness.

“[Expletive] bein sick!” the “We Found Love” singer, 24, Tweeted on Sunday, followed by a photo on Tuesday showing an IV in her arm.

There’s been no confirmation of reports that the singer was hospitalized, but a source close to the pop star tells PEOPLE: “She had a fever and flu since last week and needed an IV, but is fine now.”

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And indeed, she does seem just fine.

Since posting the alarming photo, the Twitter-happy starlet has been posting away like usual.

Reporting by Joey Bartolomeo

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