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how soon does an upper respiratory infection and ear infection go away?

my dd has had this for about 6 days now started taking her antibiotics 3 days ago... Shes still spiking a high fever every day throughout the day n night. Any one know how soon either of these go away? Thx :)

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 2:45 AM on Dec. 26, 2010 in Toddlers (1-2)

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  • The fever should not be coming back. The fact that it is tells me she needs stronger medication. Call the doctor,he can call the pharmacy and prescribe something else.
    dancer

    Answer by dancer at 3:45 AM on Dec. 26, 2010

  • An infection may take a week to ten days to go away. However the pain and fever should be gone in a couple of days. Call your doctor, and see if he want's to give her something else, or wants to see her again. If the infection is viral, those antibiotics won't do a thing.
    cedailey

    Answer by cedailey at 11:12 AM on Dec. 26, 2010

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