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A 31-year-old female asked:

My 14 month old has a fever of 39.7 , runny nose, cough and snotty eyes. did give empaped for fever. when do i go to the doctor with him ?

2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 46 years experience
When you are ready: If the kid is playful, walking around, drinking & feeding well you may be able to monitor for a while. If the kid is lethargic, feeding poorly, drinking little etc. you need to go now.
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology 36 years experience
Pink eye: Your child may have bacterial conjunctivitis or pink eye. Please see your PCP, control fever with Tylenol or Motrin, and provide fluids. Nasal saline and cool air mist may help to control the cough.

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