Fever is a symptom rather than a disease. A body temperature higher than 98.6 F is considered
fever, but it is not of severe consequence until it is above 100.4 F.

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How can I cure cough and fever associated with low platelet count?

Query: Hello doctor, I am 27 years old, male. My problem started five months back. Due to viral fever, my platelets count is low. The report is attached. This time I took antibiotics. Then my digestion system got poor. After some days I started suffering from cold and cough and fever. This time I am not f...  Read Full »

Dr. Albana Greca

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. To me, the changes are due to viral infection you have been experiencing all this while. Now, we should not rely on the complete blood count report only. Sometimes, there is a destruction of platelets due to chemicals inside the sample carrier. I think you should rep...  Read Full »

Can you advise if my fever and cold are due to normal viral infection?

Query: Hello doctor, I have been suffering from fever and cold since yesterday. I have also had constipation from previous three days due to which I took a medicine yesterday night for motions but instead, I had total watery loose motions from the morning and it is causing weakness in my body. Fever is co...  Read Full »

Dr. Albana Greca

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. Your symptoms are typical for viral infection with both respiratory and gastrointestinal signs. Get more rest. Drink plenty of water and fluids and oral rehydration salts to replace the lost electrolytes. Take probiotics to stabilize the intestinal flora. Take Tas...  Read Full »

I have fever and loose motion. Please suggest what to do.

Query: Hello doctor,I am suffering from fever and loose motion for the past one day. I have taken Paracetamol and the fever has gone, but today again there is fever. I checked the temperature was 101.5 yesterday evening. Please suggest what to do. Today only two times I have gone but in the evening fever s...  Read Full »

Dr. Albana Greca

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. Fever associated with loose motion could be due to bowel infection. You need a complete physical examination as the fever has been persisting. So, should see your family doctor. For the loose stool, I suggest: Oral rehydration salts (ORS) to replace the lost flui...  Read Full »

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