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Can adults have psychedelic experiences while with fever?

Can adults have psychedelic experiences while with fever?

Sort of: You can definitely hallucinate things if you're very sick with a high fever. This is not a good sign. You should get evaluated by a doctor to make sure you're not getting septic. ...Read more

Dr. Mark Diamond
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Fever (Definition)

Fever = elevated body temperature (can be ...Read more


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Is 100.2 considered a fever for an adult?

Is 100.2 considered a fever for an adult?

More or less, yes: Normal body temperature is 98.6. That said, many people will normally run as low as 96.7 in the morning, and can reach 98 or 99 by mid-afternoon. For most of us, though, a body temp above about 99, 5 is probably a low grade temp, which can be caused by a mild infectious or chronic inflammatory process. A "fever, " per se, is probably best defined as a core body themperature greater than 101.5'. ...Read more

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Why would an adult only run a fever at night?

Why would an adult only run a fever at night?

Many reasons: There are whole text book chapters on night fever. Too many possibilities to discuss here. You want to discuss with your doc if hospital admission with blood cultures during fever attacks are useful. Remember parasitic infections also. ...Read more

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Why would a healthy adult have a fever for 7 days with no other symptoms?

Why would a healthy adult have a fever for 7 days with no other symptoms?

Fever: Fever of unexplained origin is always abnormal. You should see your doctor for further evaluation, even if just to give you the "all clear.". ...Read more

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99.1 fever I'm an adult, feel a cold or something comming on what can I do to prevent it?

99.1 fever I'm an adult, feel a cold or something comming on what can I do to prevent it?

Not much: If you're coming down with a viral infection there is nothing much you can do to "prevent" it. You can make sure you get plenty of rest, take over the counter meds as needed for the symptoms and wait it out. Tincture of time is the best medicine in this case. ...Read more

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If it's hot outside and an adult is wearing a jacket, is a rectal temperature of 100.2 in the mid afternoon a fever?

Fever: A fever is generally accepted to be an internal temperature over 100.5, utilizing either an oral or rectal thermometer. While the ambient temperature does have an effect, the internal temperature is what matters. ...Read more

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For adults: What is the normal body temperature range? What is the temp. Of a fever? What is low body temp. Range? What is the high body temp. Range?

For adults: What is the normal body temperature range? What is the temp. Of a fever? What is low body temp. Range? What is the high body temp. Range?

Wide range: There is a wide range of 'normal' temperatures for an adult - from 95 through 100 can be normal. Above 101 is what I would consider a fever that would be related to infection. ...Read more

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Is 37.8 fever in a adult?

Is 37.8 fever in a adult?

No 38.5C: No a fever in a adult is 38.5C But it goes higher you could use acetaminophen (tylenol) to help relieve a fever at 38.5C ...Read more

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What is a fever for an adult?

What is a fever for an adult?

Varies: By definition, a fever is a body temperature that is higher than normal for that person. Average body temp is 98.6 f, but even that changes for any one person during the day. Average temperature ranges between 97.0 and 99.9 f, so we consider anything over 100.0 to be fever. ...Read more

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Fever with no other systems in adult?

Fever with no other systems in adult?

Warrants an eval...: I would confer with a doctor. Before you go think about how long this has been going on, the pattern of the fevers, and have a detailed medical, family, social, travel, and work history available. There is a long list of things that can cause fever alone, including infectious, cancer, and rheumatic diseases. Since these are serious things, I would see someone asap. ...Read more

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What is an afternoon fever in adults a sign of?

What is an afternoon fever in adults a sign of?

Fever: This depends upon the degree of fever and associated symptoms. If you are having body temperatures in excess of 100F each afternoon you should be seen and evaluated, preferably by an infectious diseases expert. There are several in Peoria. ...Read more

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Do colds have fever of 100.1 or 100.2 in adults?

Do colds have fever of 100.1 or 100.2 in adults?

Yes: It's not unusual to run a low grade fever with a cold. Acetominophen or ibuprofen can help with fever and aches. Make certain you drink plenty of fluids, too. Thanks for trusting healthTap! ...Read more

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Can an adult have a fever of 106.0what's the results?

Can an adult have a fever of 106.0what's the results?

Yes: If this happens you need immediate medical attention. The first thing we consider is an infection. The infection needs to be founf and treated immediately. The high fever needs to be controlled and the temperature dropped. There can be non infection reasons for high fevers. This is found in certain medical diseases. If that is the case you need an intense medical evaluation and therapy. ...Read more

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What should I do I'm an adult with a fever first day?

What should I do I'm an adult with a fever first day?

Antipyretics: Aspirin, tylenol (acetaminophen) or Ibuprofen are all antipyretics (fever reducers). Children under 18 shouldn't take aspirin, due to the risk of reye's syndrome. Tylenol (acetaminophen) shouldn't be used by people with liver disease, and Ibuprofen avoided by those with certain cardiac and renal diseases. This list is partial, if you're not sure, please discuss with your doctor. ...Read more

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Is an adult rectal temperature of 99.2 in afternoon a fever?

Is an adult rectal temperature of 99.2 in afternoon a fever?

Probably not...: Depends on a number of factors, including your metabolism, activity at the time the "elevated" temperature was recorded, and personal baseline body temperature when optimally "healthy.". ...Read more