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    Ok so DD has a chest infection and she is on antibiotics.
    Now DS 11 months has a 39.2 dergree temp out of nowhere?? He is laying on the floor in his play pen :-( I have just gotten out of bed. I have given him nurofen, but he must be feeling like rubbish :-(
    Would you go to the doctor or just sit it out?

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    I would wait it out. The temp is because of the infection. If nurofen alone isn't working I'd give Panadol too.

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    Default High temp and 11mobths old

    How long ago did u start the antibiotics?

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    Default High temp and 11mobths old

    I would wait it out too and try not to reduce it too much. The temp will be helping with the infection.

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    Default High temp and 11mobths old

    Quote Originally Posted by headoverfeet View Post
    How long ago did u start the antibiotics?
    Sorry this may be confusing, DD is on the antibiotics
    DS has high temp
    I started DDs antibiotics yesterday


 

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