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Have severe headache and fever. Viral infection?

sat. and sunday had the most incredible headache in my 60 years. Also a low grade fever. Went to Dr. on monday and blood work done. blood normal. He said I had viral infection, Tylenol every 8 hours
Today is Thursday and if I dont take tylenol my fever jumps to about 38.4 C +/-. Tylenol will bring back down.
Cant eat alot...gag reflect with smell of food. A Little dysentary but not all the time. Drinking lots of water
Asked On : Mon, 15 Apr 2013
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Neurologist 's  Response
Nov 2013

Thank you for posting your query.

Viral fever may last upto 5-7 days. So, if the fever persists beyond that, you should have work up done to look for alternate causes of fever. As of now, your doctor's approach seems to be fine.

Best wishes,
Dr Sudhir Kumar MD DM (Neurology)
Answered: Sun, 30 Jun 2013
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