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Old 07-28-2014, 10:50 AM
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The current research points towards a temperature of greater than 104 degrees increasing the likelihood of febrile seizures and that the rate of temperature increasing does not matter. Additionally, the use of antipyretics appears to be ineffective at preventing recurrence of febrile seizures.

(if the OP would prefer we can take this discussion from her tread to GQ -- just give us a gentle nudge)

reference:
http://xa.yimg.com/kq/groups/1979297.../name/p149.pdf