I have swollen tonsils that seem to have pimples on them with white tips. I ve had tonsil problems before but never had this much pain. I have pain swallowing, my gums are now also tender and swollen which make it painful to chew. And after a few days I began getting sores on the inside of my lips. When I have the most pain I feel weak and sometimes feel like I am having hot flashes. I am a 35 yr old hispanic male. I have always brushed my teeth regularly and use mouthwash as well. Have never experienced something so uncomfortable and painful. What do I have ? What should I do ?
Hello, last Friday (9/2) I started experiencing sneezing and a running nose. It progressed to a sore throat and chills the next Monday. I also started developing sores on my tongue, roof of mouth and inside and outside of my lip. Also some red and swollen tonsils with puss pockets. The chills and sore throat stopped a few days ago, but I still have the mouth sores. I still have my wisdom teeth in too, and the swelling around that area is causing pain. I went to a quick care provider and they said tonsillitis and put me on antibiotics. My question is what are the mouth sores? The one on the inside of my lip is about half the size of a dime and white, the sore on my roof is just very red. Also, the wisdom teeth have many sores around them, so could this be the cause for the tonsillitis?
My 16 month old baby had mouthsores and suddenly her gums started to swell at bleed we went to her pedia and she prescribed amoxicillin but after 7 days of antibiotic therapy her gums are still bleeding and she already lost weight because its hard for her to eat. What could be the problem? Should I take her to the dentist?
Hi, I was taking Amoxcillin antibiotics 2 capsules twice a day for tooth pain. From the past 2 days i am having sever dryness in mouth i have 3 tiny white bumps on the left side of my tongue and also a collectionof white spots on the gums in my upper lip...is there any way to treat this mouth sore/ulcer?
Hello, I am a 47 year old woman who, at a young age , suffered many tonsilitis bouts. As an adult I still get tonsilitis but very few and far between. This time my tonsils have been sore for 2 weeks. This tonsilitis has been accompanied by 9 days of extreme coughing. The coughing has now diminished but my tonsils still hurt. What should I do?
i went to the dr. yesterday for sore throat, body aches. was told it was not strep but viral infection. she did notice a pus pocket on the right side of my throat, I was prescribed antibiotics (Z-pack) for 5 days. My dr told me to gargle with salt / warm water. My question is should I try to remove the pus pocket myself with a q-tip, as that is what I have been reading online that several people remove the pus pocket with q-tip.
1. I had tonsils with pus dripping. GP prescribed anti biotics which did not help. 2. ENT diagnosed tonsilitis wilth laryngistis.He prescribed amoxycillin and potassium clauvanate. 3. was on antibiotics for 8 days. 3. I got relief . Now I have acute pain below the ear lobe.What to do
aWent in the 22nd to urgent care for what I thought was strep throat. I initially had a very faint sore throat the Friday before and each day got worse and worse. Finally on Tuesday it just blew up and fever was involved so I went to urgent care. No phlegm, coughing, runny nose, just a very bad sore throat with white spots on my very swollen tonsils, fever, chills, body aches and stiff neck. Doctor prescribed Amoxicillin, Tylenol, and Ibuprofen. Yesterday called and said I was not getting better. I was intact getting worse in which the nurse said strep culture was negative. Since Wednesday, on top of a very bad sore throat which has gotten more white spots on it, my cycle starts with chills when Ibuprofen and and Tylenol wear off. After taking them both, chills go away and I start to get really hot and sweat. Then an hour or so later I feel okay until the meds wear off and the cycle repeats. This has been going on since Wednesday. Nurse told me it's viral and should just let it run its course but I'm growing very impatient. Fever is getting higher amd higher. Just now I clocked it at 102 while sweating. This isn't normal for me. Any idea of what this could be and what I should do? I also can't remember the last time I had a BM.
For the past 3 weeks I have had a very persistent sore throat which at times has made it very difficult to swallow. Lemsips and lozengers ease and alcohol makes it worse. Sleeping can be disturbed due to being painful to swallow. The symptoms seem...
I have a globus sensation for 3 months now with dizziness . My doctor said that it is just due to my allergies causing post nasal drip leading to said sensation. However, I have noticed these lesions in the back of my throat and now I am wondering...
Hi Doctor I had pus on my tonsils no pain no fever but lymp node under my jaw is swollen and painfull.Mh doc took a swab and the result was moderate growth pf strep group g.The doctor gave me pencillin 250mg I am taking it for 4 days now not much...