Fever In Pregnancy

Treatment depends on the cause indeed, but antipyretics are indicated for the reduction of maternal temperature. In women with severe hyperthermia cooling ceilings can be used.

A temperature of> 39.5 ° C (> 103 ° F) in the first trimester increases the risk of miscarriage and fetal damage to the brain or spinal cord. Fever in late pregnancy increases the risk of premature labor. Treatment depends on the cause indeed, but antipyretics are indicated for the reduction of maternal temperature. In women with severe hyperthermia cooling ceilings can be used.

Health Life Media Team

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