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My daughter had a sinus infection, after taking antibiotics

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My daughter had a sinus infection, after taking antibiotics for 3 days she started to get a fever of 103. I took her to the dr. She says her lungs are clear and that is a virus. I'm very concern, she is had a fever for three days
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Pediatrics
Expert:  Dr. Su S. replied 1 year ago.


Thank you for your question.

I am Dr. Su S. and I will try my best to help you.

Viral infection usually takes 3-5 days to recover.

Supportive management like rest, plenty of fluid usually help.

OTC Advil or Tylenol cold can help to reduce the symptoms.

Soup, light tea, gatorade, water, fruit juice can be good.

You can wait 1-2 days more.

If the symptoms continue, I would advise to consult doctor to have an examination.

Doctor can take a few tests to know the precise cause and make a management plan.

I hope this information will be helpful.

If you have any query, please feel free to ask.

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Wish her healthy life.