just called the nurse she said to give motrin and check again in an hour and if it's gone down rotate tylenol/motrin every 3 hours...I am scared though -isn't this fever really high?????Answer Question
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Answer by ashes_leigh at 7:29 PM on Sep. 21, 2010
Probably a virus. If she has no other symptoms and continues to act mostly normal (not lethargic or listless) and is eating and drinking fairly well... then just continue with Tylenol and Motrin. A fever itself is not dangerous.... it can't cause harm. If the fever continues to be over 101 for more than 5 days or she has other worrisome symptoms (not drinking, lethargic, or breathing problems) then see a doctor... otherwise assume it's a virus and it will run it's coarse.
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