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Fever not coming down, on antibiotics - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   hi
User :   having fever since Thursday evening
User :   it was mild fever
Doctor :   Hi
User :   started taking tablets on Friday
User :   used paracetamol
User :   coming down and again if i do not use tablets it is reaching around 100.6f
User :   no cold
Doctor :   Ok,any other symptoms like cold, sore throat
User :   used antibiotics also, it seems no needof them
User :   amoxycilin
User :   do i need to have tests
Doctor :   Ok, no other symptoms.Continue paracetamol only till 7 th day.
User :   i am able to eat fodd normally if i take tablets
Doctor :   No need of antibiotics, if it does not reduce you can take antibiotics and do blood test.
User :   generally what will be major symptoms for malaria/typhoid
Doctor :   That is after 7 th day you do teats.
User :   i did mistake, ate upma having oil
User :   how will oil cause the problem
Doctor :   Take light food,non oily, non spicy
User :   yes i felt the chills immediatel after eating upma
Doctor :   There will chills, fever/ Stomach pain
User :   i generaly eat 5 spoons of curd and mago pioeces in it
User :   is it fine
User :   also milk
Doctor :   It wont help in digestion, already body is weak, eat easy to digest food.
User :   idli LAO Im BLE TO EAT
User :   CAN I EAT CURD
Doctor :   Nothing will happen eating once,eat curd rice, idli,buttermilk
Doctor :   milk is ok, no tea coffee
Doctor :   fruits and juices is fine
User :   DAILY YWICE I EAT CURD AS IT IS GOOD FOR BODY
Doctor :   continue with paracetamol.you can eat.
User :   CAN I EAT CHICK PEA COOKED
Doctor :   Start antibiotics only after 7 th day.Drink lots of fluid.
Doctor :   You can eat.
User :   YOU MEAN AFTER 7 DAYS
Doctor :   You can do following tests, complete blood picture, tc,dc,hb,platelet count,malaria tests.peripheral smear
Doctor :   i mean 7 th day
User :   fine , could you suggest hospital
Doctor :   Eat food which is easily digestable.
User :   to show the reports
User :   how many mg of paracetamol and how many times a day
User :   could you please suggest dosage
User :   but in the afternoon i am getting fever if i do not take tablet
Doctor :   You can take 500 mg
Doctor :   twice aday
User :   I have started taking tablets on Friday night so When shall have the test
Doctor :   Then take thrice a day and drink lots of fluids, then body temp will reduce.
User :   count starts from the day i got the fever or the treatment day
User :   fine
User :   thanks a lot
Doctor :   fever day
Doctor :   that is thursday
User :   ok
Doctor :   you are welcome, if fever is too much take diclofenac injection.
Doctor :   Take care.
Doctor :   Kindly login for medical queries.
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