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Is the pulse rate of 119 bpm normal for a 6 year old ?

my 6 yead old feels warm and is breathing harder. His pulse is 119 bpm, is that high? my 6 year old feels like he might have a fever , he is breathing heavier than,normal and his heart beat seems fast 119 beats per second. Is that fast
Asked On : Fri, 27 May 2011
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Hi,thanks for query.The best thing is to measure his body temperature,if it is raised things are clear that he is having this becuase of fever.Give him some medicine for fever that you have and he should be fine in an hour.Give him plenty of liquids and light diet.Still if does not settle means his breathing and heart rate,please visit your doctor.bye.
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