Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
154 Doctors are Online

Hyperpyrexia - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
User rating for this question
Very Good Posted in: Child Health
Answered by

General & Family Physician
Practicing since : 2005
Answered : 2381 Questions

User :   Hi
User :   My 3 year old son has had a high temperature the last 48 hours, he isnt eating properly, is lethargic and one of his eyes was slightly closed today
User :   what should we do? just wait to see a doctor tomorrow?
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :how can i help you
User :   Hi
My 3 year old son has had a high temperature the last 48 hours, he isnt eating properly, is lethargic and one of his eyes was slightly closed today
what should we do? just wait to see a doctor tomorrow?
Doctor :   k
Doctor :   sure we will assist you
Doctor :   get some cold water and a cloth or sponge
Doctor :   and wipe the whole body by dipping the cloth in water
Doctor :   and take 1 or 2 analgesic
User :   what is an analgesic?
Doctor :   it is because of high temperature
Doctor :   in which country do you stay
User :   uk
Doctor :the tab that reduces temp
Doctor :brufen or nise or sumo tablets
Doctor :it is analgesic and antipyretic combination
Doctor :that tab reduces fever
Doctor :It shows you have moved away from the chat, so I close the window. Please log in again for 24/7 medical help.
Doctor :   It shows you have moved away from the chat, so I close the window. Please log in again for 24/7 medical help.
Question is related to
Drug/Medication
Other doctor chats you may be interested in
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor