A 22-year-old female asked:
how high should i let my temperature get with cotton fever before i should go to the hospital? have already taken 1000mg acetaminophen. temp is 102.5
1 doctor answer
Dr. Kirk Charles answered
21 years experience Vascular Surgery
Possibly too high: You can try ibuprofen as well but if temperature not responding to over counter medications then you may have infection that requires antibiotics. Don't waste a lot more time to see if it comes down.
Answered on Sep 24, 2016
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