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Holes in tonsils with yellowish green stinky substance building up in them?

Posted 5 Apr 2014 by Em4 3 answers

Why do I have holes in my tonsils? I have a few small holes in my tonsils where a greenish yellowish stinky substance builds up in. The substance ends up falling out or I push on my tonsils and it comes out. It makes my breath smell because of how strong and disgusting the smell is. I told my ...

3 Prednisone 20mg per day for 5 days? O?

Posted 18 Feb 2018 1 answer

I went to the walk in clinic for swollen tonsils and a very sore throat. They tested for strep which came back negative and prescribed me 3 20mg prednisone per day. I'm supposed to take all 3 at once they said. I did some research and found a lot of bad things about prednisone. 60mg per day ...

Ibuprofen is it for swelling of the throat or tonsils?

Posted 4 Jan 2016 by Naruto usamaki 1 answer

I jumped in cold water on Friday morning and I really thing that is tha reasons of my swelling can I just drink some ibuprofen

Penicillin not treated tonsillitis?

Posted 21 May 2017 by tarajade02 1 answer

I went to the doctors thinking I had tonsillitis, he looked at my tonsils and gave me penicillin, I took 8 a day for a week and finished the course. The pain went for a few days but now it's been a week and it's returned. Is there anything else I could take to reduce the pain?& could ...

What is this in my mouth, is it cancer or some type of infection?

Posted 21 Sep 2017 by shymantha 1 answer

I have a large white spot near my tonsils but not on them.. Painful. It's hard to swallow and i have swollen lymph nodes. I have no fever or cold. is it some kind of oral cancer? I have a video of the spot i can provide another way since i can't add it here. It hurts very much to swallow. ...

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 ...

I think I have bronchitis/pneumonia, will azithromycin help?

Posted 30 Sep 2016 by Heather414 1 answer

About a little over a month ago I flew to California and stayed there for a week, towards the end of my trip I got white stuff on my tonsils and a sore throat as if I was about to get step (I used to get strep a lot so it didnt worry me too much) whether it was strep or not, it never fully ...

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?

Is it possible to have mono without some of the obvious symptoms?

Posted 19 Mar 2017 by chelxo 0 answers

I woke up on Friday with a sore throat (which went away after a couple of hours and hasn't come back) and white spots on my tonsils so I went to the doctor that afternoon thinking it was strep but the minute she looked in my throat, she said it looked more like mono. I only have a few of the ...

Stopped taking zoloft for a few months, wondering if I should start again?

Posted 11 Oct 2016 by logantj123 1 answer

when i got my tonsils out in august, i stopped taking my zoloft due to the fact i couldn't swallow them. for about 2 weeks i couldn't swallow, and after my throat got better, i thought i felt good enough and i might as well stop taking the medicine. well now, 2 months later, i feel my ...

What does it mean if I have white stuff on my tonsils and they're a bit swollen?

Posted 2 Jun 2016 1 answer

I've been sick for about 12 days now, I've had fever 2 times already, I haven't been to a doctor I've been taking some medicine but it doesn't seem to be working. It's getting harder to breath every day. I just woke up from a nap because I started to cough a lot and I ...

Help please ! I need tips and other stories about tonsil removal?

Posted 18 Aug 2016 by Shellymorine 0 answers

Hi I'm 19 and recently got my tonsils removed on Thursday it was a fast procedure but I had to go back into surgery. I was choking on blood and they had to remove a blood clot in the throat. I ended up staying in the hospital over night. Everything was going okay the pain would be horrible ...

Diagnosed with strep but my tonsils are white?

Posted 7 Jul 2016 by Shaefer 0 answers

I have been on penicillin for a day and a half now but it seems to only be getting worse I can hardly swallow and my tonsils are almost completely white Is this normal for strep throat and how long should I expect to wait for the anabiotic's to work?

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