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Question: My six yr old daughter has swollen tonssils

 mommy805 - Fri Nov 07, 2008 1:03 pm

My daughter has had a fever for five days now , She has really bad sore throat , I took her to the emergency room last night and they precribed amoxicillen ,,, SHe has a fever now of 100.7 I just gave her some tylenol Is it okay If I give her a warm bath.....
 Debbie Miller, RN - Fri Nov 07, 2008 6:23 pm

User avatar Hello,
You can bathe your daughter though she may feel a bit chilled if she is feverish. Don't make the water too hot or too cool. You can also give her acetaminophen to reduce the fever and help her to be more comfortable.

Good luck in caring for your little one.


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