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A 22-year-old female asked:

my 2 year old has inflamed ear cannel and tonsils! high temp and very sleepy! now he can't keep anything down! is there anything i can do?

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Dr. Pierrette Mimi Poinsett
Pediatrics 38 years experience
Small sips more : Try giving your child small sips of liquid more often. You can also try popsicles. A tepid bath can lower his body temperature. Remember fever is part of the body's response to infection. If he seems very uncomfortable you can use an acetominophen suppository if he is not keeping liquids down. If your son increases in irritablity, is not peeing at least once every 4 hrs or is drooling go to er.

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Last updated Sep 28, 2016

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