A 26-year-old male asked:
Why we avoid intravenous injection during high grade fever?
1 doctor answer • 6 doctors weighed in
Infectious Disease 19 years experience
Not true.: There is no absolute contraindication to IV injections during high grade feverf - maybe unless someone is having a seizure due to a high fever. In fact, high grade fever sometime can be associated with serious, life threatening illness. In those cases, IV therapy is definitely part of the treatment regimen.
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Last updated Jun 28, 2015
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