Homeopathy helps fevers, not by suppressing the fever itself, but by stimulating the body to overcome the problem causing the fever. Parents are usually surprised at how quickly this happens. A fever may break within minutes of giving the correct remedy, and there should certainly be a significant improvement by 2 – 3 doses. This article points to four homeopathic remedies that help childhood fevers. There are others, but these main ones should be in every home medicine cabinet.