Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Henk | 2009-12-13

Q.

cold fever

How do I treat a cold fever?( Temp =33 C)

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

A temp of 33C is below the normal temperature for a child which is usually about 37C. A cold is best treated by keeping the child's nose as clear as possible using saline nose drops twice a day. Panado or Calpol is recommended for any actual fever.

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