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A 47-year-old female asked:

How do i treat fever?

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Dr. Richard Ruth
23 years experience
Fever: Fever is a sign of an inflammation process, you need to find the cause. The most common treatment is tylenol (acetaminophen).

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A 39-year-old member asked:

How can we treat desert fever?

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Dr. Martin Raff
Infectious Disease 57 years experience
Coccidiodomycosis: Symptomatic desert fever often presents as a flu-like illness with fever, cough, headaches, rash, myalgia (muscle pain), and arthralgia (joint pain). The rash is maculopapular. Erythema nodosum on lower extremities, and erythema multiforme in necklace-like can occur. Treatment, if necessary (many may not need it) is with anti-fungal agents. Best to see an infectious diseases expert in the area.
A 41-year-old member asked:

How do I treat a fever of 103?

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Dr. Larry Lutwick
Infectious Disease 50 years experience
Antipyretic : A medication such as Acetaminophen or Ibuprofen can lower the temperature but you need to know what is the cause based on other symptoms.

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