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Swollen tonsils, throat pain, awful taste in mouth, hot flushes, night sweats, taken z-pack, steroids

I have had swollen tonsils for a month that nearly block the back of my throat . You can barley see anything else. Also there are red lines going through both. My throat hurts often, I have an awful taste im my mouth and even with a z pack and steroids nothing has helped. What do you think it could be. Also I have had hot flashes and night sweats
Asked On : Thu, 10 May 2012
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You have Tonsillitis that has not been treated fully.A7-10 day course of antibiotic like Monocef-O200 twice daily with anti-inflammatory like Zerodol,ie,aceclofenac twice daily for 3 days,is indicated.If the tonsils stil are huge,they have to be removed surgically after a waiting period of 6weeks at least.
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