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What if I have a fever and I have HIV/AIDS?

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Make sure you drink plenty of fluids, especially if you have fever. If your temperature goes above 102 F, it could be a sign that you have the flu. If your doctor says you've got it, he may suggest medicines that may make it go away more quickly. But the sooner after you get sick you take them, the better they work.

From: HIV/AIDS and the Common Cold WebMD Medical Reference

SOURCES: National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases: Antimicrobial resistance: The NIH response to a growing problem. NIAID: Emerging and Re-Emerging Infectious Diseases.

Reviewed by Jennifer Robinson on May 10, 2019

SOURCES: National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases: Antimicrobial resistance: The NIH response to a growing problem. NIAID: Emerging and Re-Emerging Infectious Diseases.

Reviewed by Jennifer Robinson on May 10, 2019

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