Lifestyle and home remedies

By Mayo Clinic Staff

If your child has a febrile seizure, stay calm and follow these steps:

  • Place your child on his or her side on a surface where he or she won't fall.
  • Stay close to watch and comfort your child.
  • Remove hard or sharp objects near your child.
  • Loosen tight or restrictive clothing.
  • Don't restrain your child or interfere with your child's movements.
  • Don't put anything in your child's mouth.
  • Time the seizure.
June 03, 2017