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3 month old with 100.1 temp and

explosive (tmi, sorry) diarrhea, and crying like he's scared of something (if that makes any sense?) take to ER?


Asked by wahm_abbeyrose at 8:01 PM on Jan. 27, 2010 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • Call the answering service or on call at your pediatrician's office to see what they want you to do. Good luck! Have you given Tylenol yet to at least help with the fever?

    Answer by MaryMW at 8:20 PM on Jan. 27, 2010

  • is that rectal temp?

    Answer by piwife at 8:06 PM on Jan. 27, 2010

  • yes, rectal temp.

    Answer by wahm_abbeyrose at 8:07 PM on Jan. 27, 2010

  • anythiong above 100.4 is a fevr on a 3 mth old. so the baby does not have a fever. is the baby breastfeed or formula feed

    Answer by piwife at 8:36 PM on Jan. 27, 2010

  • doesn't sound like a fever... they consider 100.4 the beginings of a fever and nothing special til they hit 101.1... my lil one spent 4 days in the hospital when he was 10 w's old. he's 13w now. for the temp... make sure your LO isn't over dressed... for the diarhea, is it something you ate (bf) or something in the formula? my ebf son had digestive problems after i ate certain things (grape juice, beans, etc). if it continues or your LO starts spitting up more than normal, i would take to the ER, but not before.

    Answer by Marri357 at 8:36 PM on Jan. 27, 2010