If fever remains persistently high, try to control it with paracetamol
at 10 mg/kg/dose to be given every 6th hourly.
Also give tepid sponging to the baby.
Avoid to many medications.
Advil is brufen
and is used more effectively for painful conditions.
Parecetamol and meftal
can be used concurrently if fever remains persistently high.
Fever should be brought down in order to avoid the occurrence of febrile convulsions
which is common in this age group.
Wishing your child a speedy recovery.