Most likely viral. Usually one would treat with acetamenophen or Ibuprofen and observe. If the child improves with reduction of fever, the ha goes away and no other comlaints, then would observer and treat conservatively. If cough is wet, fever is unremitting, complains of ear pain, throat pain, rash or continued or worseing ha, then get seen. Fluids are important as is rest and keeping home and away from others.
My Daughter is experiencing headache, cough and fatigue. The following also describes her: Runny nose. She's been sick for a week. Some days it seems like she is getting better. Then the Next day or couple days later she's sick again.?
URTI. Highly suggestive of URTI . However due it persisting for one week suggest see Family physician for Sinus X-ray and bloods . Medication will depend on examination and investigation results. Read more...