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Is it better to let a fever run or treat it with medication?

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Dr. Chris Oh
Internal Medicine

In brief: Tylenol (acetaminophen)

There is no benefit to letting fever run.
Fever makes you very tired, sometimes nauseous. Assuming that you are treating the cause of the fever (infection with antibiotics?) i would take tylenol (acetaminophen) to treat the fever.

In brief: Tylenol (acetaminophen)

There is no benefit to letting fever run.
Fever makes you very tired, sometimes nauseous. Assuming that you are treating the cause of the fever (infection with antibiotics?) i would take tylenol (acetaminophen) to treat the fever.
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