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Child has fever, increased heart beat, shaking, irritability. Thoughts?

Hello, I have a 14 month old baby... It was extremely hot and humid where we live today and he didn t take enough fluids.. He has since drank more but he is burning up .. Thermometer shows only a temp of 99.2 but I m concerned, bc of his fast heart beat and he is shaky.... Irritability when awake... He is asleep right now but wakes and cries every hour since 9pm. Thoughts???
Asked On : Mon, 2 Jul 2012
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Thanks for your query
It seems that your baby is dehydrated
u should give him extra fluids and ORS
keep him in a cool place
Moniter his urine output

if his condition deteriorate ,consult your doctor
wishing him a speedy recovery
Answered: Thu, 6 Jun 2013
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