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I have a cold. Chills, nose. Off and on sore throat. And a 99.0 temp is that a fever. What is a normal temp?

Fever definition. The average body temperature is 98.6°f. A temperature of 99° is not considered a fever. Patients often believe that if their temperature typically runs a little lower than the average, 99° makes this a significant fever. It is very unlikely that this would be clinically significant. We typically become concerned when your temperature is greater than 101.5°f with the use of a fever reducer such as tylenol (acetaminophen) or ibuprofen. Read more...