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Fever covid like symptom

Answered by: Dr Nur Syuhada binti Zulkifli

Last Updated: October 1, 2021 9:25 AM

Anonymous 20 months

My family are having fever and i googled up if it was covid. Yesterday night, my mom just brought us covid saliva test and its appear the result that all of us is negative . I wanna know if the saliva test is highly accurate or not. From my observation the symptom is fever, loss in appetite headache and only my dad have eye redness. Lastly i wanted to know if there is any recommanded medication and dosage for adult and child

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Dr Nur Syuhada binti Zulkifli 20 months
General Practitioner

Hello and good morning.
Thank you for your question

Based on your question, I understand that you are worry about your problem. I will try to help you.

For your information, there are many symptoms of covid 19. They are:

Most common symptoms:

  • fever
  • cough
  • tiredness
  • loss of taste or smell

Less common symptoms:

  • sore throat
  • headache
  • aches and pains
  • diarrhoea
  • a rash on skin, or discolouration of fingers or toes
  • red or irritated eyes

Serious symptoms:

  • difficulty breathing or shortness of breath
  • loss of speech or mobility, or confusion
  • chest pain

All medication that was given by the doctors are based on particular indication. Doctor needs to know more about you medical history and do a thorough physical examination before making a conclusion about your problem.

So, I advice you to refer to a doctor to get a proper treatment. You can also have an online consultation with our doctors for more information and further treatments.

I hope this answer will help you. Thank you.

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Last Updated: Fri Oct 01 2021 09:25:39 GMT+0800 (Malaysia Time)
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