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5 year old fever, 102, barely responding (101.4 after 3 hrs in meds) to children's Advil (ibuprofen) - should I wake him for a dose during the night?

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Dr. Helle Lukk
Family Medicine

In brief: TAKE HIM TO ER NOW!!

A 5 yo with a temp that is high, not responding to meds and lethargic needs to be seen right now.
Take him/her to the er now.

In brief: TAKE HIM TO ER NOW!!

A 5 yo with a temp that is high, not responding to meds and lethargic needs to be seen right now.
Take him/her to the er now.
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