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Child having fever, rashes, itchy head. Gave tylenol, rubbed lacto calamine. Complete relief?

Hi .... My son who is 6 year old day before yesterday had fever ..,, yesterday he did not have any fever but was warm .... At night I saw small red rashes on his chest , back & arm ..,, & his feet & hands 2 .... He was itching his head .... Checked his head but there were no lice or dandruff .... Please help ..... Last night I rubbed lacto calamine ... Even now after giving him Head bath I rubbed lacto calamine all over his body ....for medicine I gave him Tylenol
Asked On : Tue, 4 Dec 2012
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For fever you gave telenol.
For itching you can try antihistamine like benadryl.
If he does not improve, take him to ER.
Good luck
Answered: Fri, 7 Dec 2012
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