Get your health question answered instantly from our pool of 18000+ doctors from over 80 specialties
178 Doctors Online

By proceeding, I accept the Terms and Conditions

Dr. Andrew Rynne
Dr. Andrew Rynne

Family Physician

Exp 50 years

HCM Blog Instant Access to Doctors
HCM BlogQuestions Answered
HCM Blog Satisfaction

Suggest treatment for stiff neck, headaches and nausea

Answered by
Dr. Krishna Dubey

General & Family Physician

Practicing since :2007

Answered : 197 Questions

Posted on Mon, 16 Feb 2015 in Ear, Nose and Throat Problems
Question: My daughter has had a stiff neck, really bad headaches at

times and nausea. Her fever has gone from 98.8 to at night to 100.3 but i also give Advil & aleve
Answered by Dr. Krishna Dubey 9 minutes later
You should visit doctor earliest because it may be meningitis- Infection in brain.

So please do not waste time and go to Doctor.

Please reply as user thanx.
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar
Follow up: Dr. Krishna Dubey 2 minutes later
My daughter has had stiff neck and fever thats gos up and down, really bad headaches and naussea, fever has gone from 98.8 to 100.3, but i also gave here Advil and or aleve, she is 16 years old
Answered by Dr. Krishna Dubey 12 hours later
Brief Answer:
Your should visit doctor as soon as possible because it may be meningitis.

Detailed Answer:
Welcome to H.C.M.

I have gone through your question and understand your concerns completely.

My dear friend , Signs and symptoms explained by you as -
Fever,Bad headache,Neck stiffness and vomiting are making a diagnosis of Meningitis and it is confirmed by like lumber puncture and other tests.

Your daughter need admission in hospital as soon as possible.

You should immediately attend doctor for early and best management.

Hope this answers your question.

Please do not hesitate for any query.

I will be happy to answer your questions.

Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Raju A.T

The User accepted the expert's answer

Share on
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions ,   ,  

Recent questions on  Stiffness

doctor1 MD

hi i m having a neck pain. it s a case of neck stiffness i suppose. the reason was that i was playing FIFA 12 strday non-stop for 6 hours sitting...

doctor1 MD

i am 45 yrs, male , 5.11 ft, 72 kgs. I have been prescribed pari 12.5 and have to take25 mg from tomorrow i.e after 10th day. I am having symptoms...

doctor1 MD

I have neck pain due to spondylosis. I get stiffness in the juncture of head and neck and feel imbalance very frequently. If i take zapiz tablet i...

doctor1 MD

Hi, SOmetimes i dont get mood in sex and not able to actively participate in sex, i loose my stiffness and by this time being a rainy season, since...

doctor1 MD

What can cause all over body pains so severe walking and movement are difficult (dressing, showering, getting out of bed). I also have chest and...

doctor1 MD

I have been having a stabbing pain upon waking up on both sides of my back, but it goes away after being up a while. What is that?

doctor1 MD

I'm a 30 year old female with no prior health problems. For the last year or so I have had bouts or severe pitting edema in my legs and feet to the...