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Tonsillectomy Pain- what do I do?

Posted 23 Mar 2017 by abrow283 2 answers

On Tuesday I got my tonsils removed and I am a 22 year old female. My doc insisted I get the operation ASAP. Unfortunately I also suffer from severe spine problems which I see a pain management doctor for. I take percocet (oxycodone/acetaminophen) 5/325mg as needed for back pain. I explained all ...

Can you put Orajel on your tonsils after tonsillectomy?

Posted 7 Sep 2016 by Michellem12345 1 answer

My cousin had a tonsillectomy and is in a lot of pain and doesn't want to take pain medicines we were wondering if she can use Orajel to numb the pain a little?

How soon before surgery must I stop taking a phenylephrine sinus medication?

Posted 25 Dec 2016 by choochoo1 0 answers

I am having a tonsillectomy in two days, and my sinuses are filling up. Can I take an over-the-counter drug containing phenylephrine (Vicks Sinex) prior to surgery?

Tonsillectomy question: Why in medical jargon are you given time off of work?

Posted 1 Aug 2016 by tonixedone 1 answer

Had a tonsillectomy and was given time off work by the doctor but his not was enough and they wanted to know exactly why you are given time off of work for a tolsillectomy? So that is my question in medical jargon why are you given time off work for having your tonsils out?

Post tonsillectomy bleed causing pregnancy?

Posted 13 Feb 2016 by Mandalynn74 0 answers

I'm 30 years old and I have pcos had a histery of severe obstructive sleep apnea. In June I had a tonsillectomy which cured my sleep apnea and July 1st I had a post tonsillectomy bleed and lost 20% of my total blood volume. Following my bleed I started noticing that my body was going through ...

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