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how to get a fever fast?

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Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience Internal Medicine
NSAIDs or tylenol (acetaminophen): Acetaminophen and non steroidal anti inflammatory drugs such as Ibuprofen or Naproxen are great for this . They may even be used in combination. There is really no need to treat a fever unless it is giving you discomfort.
Answered on Nov 17, 2019
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Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience Internal Medicine
NSAIDs or tylenol (acetaminophen): Acetaminophen and non steroidal anti inflammatory drugs such as Ibuprofen or Naproxen are great for this . They may even be used in combination. The ... Read More
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Dr. Lois Freisleben-Cook
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Get or treat?: Are you trying to make yourself have a fever or treat a fever? please clarify?
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Dr. Larry Lutwick
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Within a hour or so: Depending on the amount of shivering
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