U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
ZA
A 26-year-old female asked:

16 month old daughter has fever, runny nose. sleepy and no energy. her eating and drinking is also not great. sleeping most of the day. can this be teeth?

2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
Dentistry 40 years experience
No: Eruption of her primary teeth would not cause all of the symptoms you mentioned. Please have her see her pediatrician.
Dr. Sandra Eleczko
Dentistry 36 years experience
Fever and runny nose: Teething can cause pain in the mouth, cause grumpiness, effect eating, but it does not cause fever and a runny nose. See the pediatrician and get her checked out

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Educational text
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Educational text
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership
Last updated Dec 5, 2020

Disclaimer:

Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.