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A 36-year-old female asked:

17yr old male has 103 temp all day. lymph nodes a little swollen. he doesn't feel well. taken tylenol (acetaminophen) and cool baths, nothing helps. e.r.?

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Dr. Robert Killian
General Practice 28 years experience
Fever: I would add Ibuprofen and then alternate with tylenol (acetaminophen) every two hours until the fever breaks. If after two cycles and there is no improvement then it is time to get urgent help.

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Last updated Jun 25, 2014

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