In a healthy person, body temperature indicators can
vary from 36.5 ° C to 37 ° C.
Body temperature reflects the body’s heat balance, depending
on the amount of heat that various organs produce, and on
heat exchange of the skin with the external environment.
An increase in temperature clearly indicates pathological
abnormalities in the body.
And reaching temperatures up to 39ºC requires looking for urgent measures,
how to shoot it down at home.
Temperature 39ºC: possible causes
Increased temperature is a kind of protective reaction.
human immune system. When entering into the body of any
sickness particles any way immune abilities
are activated, resulting in the development of specific
proteins – pyrogen. These particles are the trigger mechanism
increasing the temperature.
At the same time, antibodies are actively synthesized in the body, as well as
interferon, helping to cope with disease-causing aliens. And what
the higher the temperature in the body, the more observed
Such processes in the body may be accompanied by deterioration
well-being, headache, drowsiness, weakness, and
characteristic symptoms inherent in the disease that provoked
But when the temperature reaches 39ºC and above,
negative processes affecting the nervous system. Too high
fever provokes dehydration, circulatory disorders, decreased
blood pressure, as well as failures in some organs.
Therefore, with a significant increase in temperature to 39ºC
try to urgently bring it down at home.
The temperature may rise with various infectious
immune, inflammatory diseases:
1. Respiratory viral infections during infection:
1. Rhinovirus infections:
• neuritis and meningitis.
• otitis and sinusitis.
2. Adenoviral ailments in the form of:
• rhinitis and laryngitis;
• colds and sore throats;
• bronchitis and pharyngitis.
3. In chronic mental disorders.
4. After intense sports or physical activities in
hot climate conditions.
5. During exacerbations of chronic inflammatory diseases:
• inflammation of the ovaries;
• gum disease.
6. In infectious diseases of the urinary organs.
7. Due to infection of the gastrointestinal tract.
8. In case of blood infection, as well as after postoperative or
9. During the activation of the thyroid gland,
10. With tuberculosis, malaria.
11. In cancer pathologies.
There are a lot of real reasons for a rise in temperature. To
find out the true origin of the pathological reaction of the organism,
you need to consult a doctor and undergo a thorough examination.
How to bring down the temperature of 39ºC at home: medications
The presence of elevated temperature indicates an active
combating the body with various infections that after 38ºC
degrees begin to die intensively. Therefore, doctors recommend
Do not churn a similar temperature.
However, when critical indicators reach 39Cº
act promptly and try to bring down a similar temperature in
home condition by any means.
All antipyretic drugs are made on the basis of existing
• acetylsalicylic acid;
• metamizole sodium.
Each of these components has major and related
therapeutic effects, but at the same time and side effects, and
Preparations with the content of paracetamol in the form of Ibuklin, Coldact,
Panoxen, Theraflu, Tylenol, Coldrex, Efferalgana, Panadol,
Rinza must be taken no more than 4 times a day at a dosage,
age appropriate. These tools help to cope with the heat
and pain. Keep in mind that paracetamol is negative
affects the work of the liver. And with overdoses can
there is a strong allergic reaction.
To сбить температуру при помощи ибупрофена, применяют
drugs Ibuprofen, Nurofen, Novigan up to 4 times during the day.
One-time dosage should not exceed 400 mg. Drugs of this
Groups are considered the safest of antipyretic drugs.
In addition, they are able to cope with pain and inflammation.
Using acetylsalicylic acid in the form of Aspirin, Askofen,
Acetylsalicylic acid, Citropack, Citramone must be considered,
that these drugs affect the cardiovascular, digestive, and
also the respiratory system. Apply to lower the temperature of
babies under 12 years old are prohibited from this group.
Metamizole is found in Analgin, Baralgin, Brale,
Trialgine, Revalgin. These medicines are able to cope well with
pain, but antipyretic and anti-inflammatory properties
marked to a minor extent. Most often these drugs
are administered as an injection. Since after their reception can be observed
serious allergic effects for self-treatment
without medical supervision they are not recommended.
When choosing a fever reducing agent is better to give preference
single component drugs. Combining taking several medications
pay attention to the composition. In various preparations may
contain the same active ingredient that while
admission will lead to an overdose.
If vomiting occurs at elevated temperatures, better
use candles. For children, syrups are produced as well
suppositories containing paracetamol or ibuprofen.
How to bring down the temperature of 39ºC at home – folk
There are many effective ways to reduce the temperature.
39ºC at home with the help of available tools and methods.
Sometimes they are much more effective than any antipyretic.
drugs. In addition, folk methods do not have negative negative
1. You can use the usual cool water. Applying
wetted cloth for a few minutes on the temples, forehead, elbows, and
also wrists, can help strengthen the heat transfer.
2. For wiping in water, vinegar can be added. So solution
wipe the entire body, including the face. Special attention needs to be paid
places with large blood vessels in the form of axillary
areas, elbows and popliteal folds, neck. Wiping the patient
Do not wrap it immediately. The body must give off heat,
that will help bring the temperature down.
3. It is possible for rubdowns to apply juice or decoction prepared
from green grapes. This method is allowed for treatment even
4. For the preparation of compresses, you can use raw
potatoes. It is necessary to rub and pour in the pulp around a spoonful of vinegar.
The resulting raw material is laid on gauze and used as
5. Churns well cabbage temperature. For this fresh leaves
need to remove from cabbage, rinse, slightly mash so that they let
the juice. Prepared leaves are applied to the forehead, chest.
Helps to cope with the temperature and warm shower. Only water
should be pleasant to the body, not pungently cold or
Not bad for knocking down the temperature of the enema. This way you can treat
the youngest kids. Clean enema is not recommended.
water It is better to use chamomile decoction or salt
As a medicine, you can give the patient a temperature of a spoon
a mixture made from half a glass of honey, grated apple and
The antipyretic effect has teas made with
using raspberry, honeysuckle, wild strawberry, viburnum.
You can also use diaphoretic drinks, for which herbs are suitable in
form of Hypericum, linden blossom, oregano, thyme, and foliage
mint, birch buds. Alcoholic compounds are also prepared from these components.
tinctures that give a spoon to a patient with a very high
Temperature 39ºC: what to eat and drink?
The water regime at high temperature is given therapeutic
role. Heat causes dehydration. Therefore need
try to drink as many different liquids as possible. If a
it turns out that the patient is given drinks at night.
Herbal teas made from plants are preferred.
with antipyretic and diaphoretic effect.
You can give the patient decoctions of dried fruit, fruit drinks, fruit drinks, fresh
With milk, you need to be careful during high temperatures.
On the one hand, it helps one patient cope with
temperature and alleviate the condition, but on the other can provoke
fermentation in the intestines of others, which during this period is extremely
Any liquid should be at room temperature. Use
hot or too cold drinks during this period
While fighting infections or inflammation,
evidenced by high fever, the body loses significantly
their protective abilities. Support forces can be literate
nutrition. In no case during the illness can not starve. If a
there is no desire to eat at all, which is often observed in
kids, feed the patient through force is not necessary. It is better to focus
to drink and give more fruits and vegetables, especially with
vitamin C, which will help to cope with the disease.
However, a heavy, heavy diet with the inclusion in the diet of fatty,
острых блюд в этот период undesirable. On digestion like
food takes a lot of energy and at the same time the temperature rises
higher for natural reasons.
Preference should be given to light soups, porridges, protein
skim products in the form of meat, fish, dairy dishes.
If a температура 39ºC не сбивается в домашних условиях никакими
In the ways, and also at the patient spasms, strong are observed
headaches, loss of consciousness, severe vomiting, it is better not to continue
home medical procedures, and urgently call an ambulance.