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Dr. Yogindra Vasavada
Dr. Yogindra Vasavada, Pediatrician
Category: Pediatrics
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Experience:  M.D.(ped) passed at first attempt, in practice continuously for last 37 years. Certi. in Comp
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I have a 9 month old baby girl with a 103.6 degree

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Hello I have a 9 month old baby girl with a 103.6 degree fever. I know it is virus as her brother just had it and she is gagging to throw up but worried about the fever. Should I take her in or just try and get the fever down another way
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Pediatrics
Expert:  Dr. Yogindra Vasavada replied 1 year ago.
Hello, Please observe at home couple of days and if no diarrhea, manage with extra fluid sips of warm sugary water and tylenol. You may also use wet mops over forehead and trunk, changing often and keeping slow fan.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Is it okay to give her infant Advil
Expert:  Dr. Yogindra Vasavada replied 1 year ago.
Yes, every eight hours if need be.

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