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Child has fever, cold, given dolo, meftal, fever persists. Dangerous fever?

Hello doc, my 4 year kid running with fever for past 3 days,once i give him dolo the fever is reduced but today it was high and I gave him meftal.its been more than 30 mins since I gave him meftal but. Still there's a heavy fever,any how am taking him to doc tmrw ,but worried if its kind of dangerous fever or something,he got cold also.please help me to know what kiNd of fever it would be?Mm…M
Asked On : Fri, 12 Apr 2013
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Feb 2013

Thank you for your query on Healthcare Magic.

Your child seems to have a Viral fever.

Nothing to worry fever may take 3 to 5 days to subside.

For fever you can give paracetamol in prescribed dose every 6 th hourly depending on the presence of fever.

If there is high grade fever you can give meftal in prescribed dose and do tepid sponging with lukewarm water.

Provide him adequate rest and give plenty of oral fluids to maintain hydration.

Consult your Pediatrician for the physical examination and for treatment.

Hope I have answered your query.

Answered: Wed, 24 Apr 2013
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