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Heart rate for children with fever

A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ira Friedlander
Cardiac Electrophysiology 43 years experience
Your elevated heart: rate is probably due to fever and dehydration. If it persists for more than 48 hours or in the absence of fever you should be evaluated by a health ca... Read More

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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 50 years experience
Not to worry: Fever will raise the heart rate in all people. Wish you good health! - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk prod... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Joel Gorfinkel
Cardiac Electrophysiology 57 years experience
Normal response: It is normal to have an elevated heart rate with a significant fever, since fever increased the metabolic rate of the body and the heart responds acco... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Larry Xanthopoulos
Pediatrics 23 years experience
Tachycardia: His elevated heart rate is due to fever. treat the fever with either ibuprofen or acetaminophen at appropriate doses, the fever will come down and so... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mathew Chengot
Cardiology 44 years experience
To meet with demand: Fever increases metabolism like running. This is a physiological response .
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bhavya Trivedi
Pediatric Cardiology 21 years experience
Can be "normal": It is very common for heart rate to increase with fever. A temperature of 39 degrees C is clearly a fever if measured correctly. A heart rate of 139 i... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ira Friedlander
Cardiac Electrophysiology 43 years experience
You are probably: dehydrated. Fever will raise your heart rate too but so will the stress of illness. 110 BPM is not worrisome in a "sick" 30 year old. It will return t... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
52 years experience
Heart rate: Fever and elevated heart rate could be any infectious or inflammatory state, those findings are not specific. Flu is just one of the causes.
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Phillip Goebel
Emergency Medicine 17 years experience
Not normal: You should go into be examined. Your heart rate points to either not getting enough fluid in or a significant illness like pneumonia.
A member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
Cardiology 45 years experience
Bring his fever down: His heart rate is appropriate for his fever which should cause a fast heart rate (exception: typhoid fever). Bring his fever down with Acetaminophen ... Read More
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