Normal means. Treat the symptoms: cough syrup, advil or tylenol (acetaminophen) are sufficient. If symptoms persist or increase, visit with an md.
Cold or more serious. How long has your child been sick? Most colds include fever, runnynose, being grumpy and cough. Is your child grumpy or sleepy. Lethargy could be a more serious symptom and may warrant seeing your doctor sooner than later. And as far as the cough, is this causing difficulty in breathing, if so, your child should be seen by a doctor.
Could be viral. Usually it is a virus that causes cough and fever, but it can often be bacterial. If he does not improve with tylenol (acetaminophen) or ibuprofen, call your pediatrician or go to the nearest emergency room if your child had trouble breathing.
My 3yo son has a bad cough and fever 102.5 fever want go down don't want to drink or eat. Should I go to er. He is also weezing alittle.
Yes. Take him into ER and get medical care.
Sore throat, aches and pains in my body, bad cough and fever. What do you think I have? I feel horrible and really tired.
Likely flu. Your symptoms are most compatible with influenza infection, you may need to see a physician to confirm the diagnosis and see if you need to be treated by antivirals.