Infants and young children have a fever. After 38.5 degrees, physical cooling and medication are needed to reduce fever.

time:2022-12-05 05:21:01source:monlittlebaby.com author:Sneeze
Infants and young children have a fever. After 38.5 degrees, physical cooling and medication are needed to reduce fever.

Infants and young children have a fever of no more than 38.5 degrees, a good mental state, eat and sleep normally, preferably without drug treatment, physical cooling is more suitable. Infants and young children have a fever of more than 38.5 degrees, which is already dangerous. It is necessary to take timely measures to cool down, so as not to cause other symptoms. When the temperature of the baby is too high, physical cooling is necessary, seek medical attention in time, and take antipyretics under the guidance of the doctor. Infants and young children have a fever, how should parents take care of them: 1. Regularly measure body temperature Mothers should measure the baby's body temperature every 1 hour. Better grasp the baby's condition, and make corresponding cooling methods. 2, physical cooling is necessary to scrub with warm water. Alcohol can also be added to the water. Dampen a towel with warm water and wipe your baby's body. The water temperature is between 31-34 degrees and cannot exceed 35 degrees. The wiping time should not be too long, and it can be completed within 10 minutes. The baby's neck and armpits can be wiped for a while. You can also cool your baby with a towel soaked in cold water. Lower the room temperature, and reduce the amount of clothing for the baby, and don't cover the sweat with a thick quilt, which is counterproductive. 3, choose children's medication. Babies with high fever, lethargy, irritability, need to seek medical treatment to find out the cause of the fever, symptomatic treatment, take antipyretics as prescribed by the doctor, and do not buy medicines for treatment by yourself.
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