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Child has rashes on hands, fever. Prescribed paracetamol and phenylephrine. Diagnosis?

my child is 6 year old and yesterday small rashes appeared on hands and fever is there we visited doctor he prescribed syrup which contain paracetamol , phenylephrine and chlorpheniramine maleate.. but my child is not responding.. still she had a high grade fever...befor two weeks she was suffring from cold but now she was allrite..kindly dignose her and give me advice ..i will be thankful..
Asked On : Wed, 28 Nov 2012
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This is the initial treatment or viral infection .
Only paracetamol dose in this will not be enough to bring down the fever.
Give extra paracetamol syrup about 7 ml when fever is high(.125 mgs in 5 ml concentration)
If fever does not reduce in 48 hrs,please go to the doctor again.
Good luck
Answered: Wed, 28 Nov 2012
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