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Dr. Andrew Rynne
Dr. Andrew Rynne

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Suggest treatment for fever and cough in child

I have a 4 year old who has had a cough for going on 2 weeks. His ped has him on albuterol neb sol., prn. It is helping, however, he has had a low-grade fever with this for 3 days now. Tylenol does bring it down and keeps it down for a while. Should I be concerned with his fever lasting this long?
Thu, 29 Jan 2015
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Your child requires evaluation of his case.
Go for complete blood checking like TC, DC, ESR, Platelet count to know about any infection.
If require go for x-ray chest.
After report go for treatment accordingly.
Give him light diet and avoid giving junk food.
Ok and take care.
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