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I have two children who appear to have the flu. They have both been presenting fever since Thursday. I have been keeping up on Tylenol which seemed to be working fine but now they are both at 102 and I can't give them anymore for another hour. I don't know what to do but they don't seem to be getting any better. I have been trying to keep up with fluids (mostly water some gatorade) they have had appetites until lunch today.
Should I go to a clinic?
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Hi there,
This is Dr Basu, experienced Internal Medicine Specialist.
I am here to address your concerns and provide great service.

You can give Ibuprofen now and can be alternated with tylenol.

You should consider going to the ER if fever does not go down easily.

Cold sponging also is helpful.
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