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FIRST AID TIPS – IN CASE OF HIGH FEVER

  • By Admin
  • 12 Sep 2017

Given below are important tips to follow in case of high fever:

*Firstly, monitor the temperature with a thermometer.

* Make the patient rest in a comfortable position on the bed in the cool temperature under a fan or an air conditioner.

* Place a cool, damp washcloth on the patient's forehead while resting

* If the person has chills, cover him/her with light clothing or thick bed sheet.

* If you have antipyretic medicine at home like Paracetamol or Crocin advance, then give it not more than 3 times a day.

* Give the patient a warm/tub bath with lukewarm water.

* Make him/her drink plenty of water or cool drinks.

* You can also give Ginger tea.

* If the fever does not subside in 24 hours, contact your nearest physician, you may be suffering from viral and then doctor prescribes you medicines accordingly.

* If the temperature is over 106 F then call for an ambulance or rush the person to the hospital. Get Prescription Medicines - 20% OFF