Doctor insights on:
How To Treat Low Grade Fever Fast Before A Dinner Party
Why?: Why treat a low grade fever? It may be helpful, it should not affect you adversely other than being aware of it, and simply recording the levels of fever and the times it occurs may help your doctor if it persists and you need a diagnosis. If you are really bothered by it you can take Aspirin or tylenol (acetaminophen) every 4-6 hours to suppress it. ...Read more
I'm 49 with a low grade fever and now a non itchy rash. Should I be concerned or just treat symptoms
I had a neg Lyme test, was treated for a month with abx., had herx at that time. Now a yr later low grade fever and joint pain. Could this be Lyme?
Could be others: Depending on your exposure to ticks in your neck of the woods, you should have also been tested for other tick-borne illnesses since they travel in packs (Anaplasma, Babesia, Human granulocytic/monocytic Erlichiosis, others). If not tested, you could have one of these other infections, including Lyme, or else it my be entirely different diagnosis. It's best to get it evaluated by a doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Dr. Thinks dexedrine (dextroamphetamine) may be causing fast pulse (90-100 bpm) but could malabsorption be to blame? I have chronic low grade fever, staetorrhea, hist of low vit d. Not eager to quit an effective med...
Staetorrhea: First focus on the steatorrhea. I haven't run into that as a Dexedrine (dextroamphetamine) side effect, but stopping " for a week or two won't hurt you. If you continue on the same diet and steatorrhea doesn't stop, you'll have an answer. Steatorrhea is a symptom of many different problems. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My son has low grade fever , runny nose and cough , now he is breathing fast and it seems like retractions .Do i wake him up or wait till morning?
Don't wait: If he is having retractions, that is concerning and should be evaluated now. Does he have a history of wheezing or asthma? If so, and you have a nebulizer or inhaler with albuterol, you should give him a treatment. If that doesn't help, he should be seen by the doctor. If he doesn't have any previous history, he should be seen by the doctor to determine the cause of his fast breathing. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My son started with runny nose followed by cough followed by low grade fever and fast breathing .. Help . What is wrong with him ? He is 3 years old
Moving headache, low grade fever, neck and shoulder stiffness, fast heart rate, and feeling like blacking out even laying down? What could this be?
See your doctor: What you are describing could be an infection see your doctor soon. ...Read more
Been having low grade fever, hot flashes on/off, fast heartbeat when laying down, dizziness, shaking in my hands, fatigue most of the day, body aches?
Blood test: Sounds like you may have a viral illness or possibly thyroid disorder. If persists see your doctor. ...Read more
Low grade fever (99.2-99.5) for 15 days. Have been treated with z pack (just completed) bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) 2 weeks ago. Should i ask for blood work? What tests?
How would you treat a strep carrier that developed low grade fever with no sore throat ? Would you give antibiotic ? Which one ?
Do history and exam: If history suggests viral agent with nasal congestion and cough, then observation and Rx fever only would be appropriate for a person who is a strep carrier. However, many individuals do not complain of sore throat with strep, but on exam have a red palate, enlarged tonsils and cervical adenopathy. I would treat with amoxicillin or cephalosporoin or clindamycin. ...Read more
5-year old with a low grade fever between 101 and 102 for 2 days. Cough. Healthy appetite. No complaints in terms of throat, etc. Should we continue to treat with Children's Tylenol (acetaminophen) or see Doctor?
Give another day : Most likely the child has an upper respiratory viral infection, which resolved in 5-7 days with symptomatic treatment only like Tylenol (acetaminophen) or Motrin. If fevers persists beyond a week, child should be examined for any secondary bacterial infection which generally needs antibiotics. ...Read more
14 mo fast spreading hives near ear, lethargic, low grade fever, runny nose, breathing hard, got into shampoo today, had fish. Cause? Visit worthy?
Breathing hard: Take you child to the er immediately. He may be having an anaphylactic reaction which needs immediate attention. ...Read more
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- How to treat low grade fever fast?
- How to treat a low grade fever?
- Low grade fever before period
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- Low grade fever week before menstrual cycle
- Headaches and low grade fever before period
- Do you run a low grade fever before menstruation?
- Low grade fever and period
- Talk to a urgent care specialist online for free