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Swollen tonsils get worse at night

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Dr. Muhammad Ali Rauf MD

MY 15 YEAR OLD SON HAS SWOLLEN TONSILL ON THE LEFT SIDE AND HAS BEEN ON ANTIBOTICS BUT IT HASNT DONE ANYTHING. IT HAS GOTTEN WORSE ACTUALLY AND HE CAN BARELY OPEN HIS MOUTH. IT IS PRETTY PAINFUL ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Muhammad Ali Rauf ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Irshad H Naqvi MD

, red swollen tonsils and could hear wheezing . Prescribed amoxocilyn & predisone. His cough has gotten worse after going to bed. Coughing so bad its hard to catch his breath. It's borderline sound... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Irshad H Naqvi ( Pediatrician)
Dr. Mayank Bhargava MD

I was diagnosed with tonsilitis yesterday and put on amoxicillin but after a few doses I am only getting worse and having more pain. My tonsils are swollen with more bloody and white patches and... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mayank Bhargava ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Sumit Bhatti MD

swollen glands often, get tonsilloths on the regular, ie my tonsils are always enlarged. last year i had ... with a qtip, i end up making it worse. i think i now have puss on my right tonsil,... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sumit Bhatti ( ENT Specialist)
Dr. Priyanka Aggarwal MD

also noticed that the bottom of my right tonsil has a yellow/orange color on about the bottom half. The tonsil is not swollen and not sore. I am on my second round of augmenton antibiotic's The... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Priyanka Aggarwal ( ENT Specialist)

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Dr.   Parth Goswami MD

and take some paracetamol! It just became worse and I had to go back and he told me I had tonsillitis ... tonsils are yet again swollen and have white dots all over them. Should I go back to... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Parth Goswami ( Pathologist and Microbiologist)
Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani MD

For about 4 days now my tonsils have been swollen, mainly one on the left with white-ish pus ... a shooting pain in my right ear, the same side as the swollen tonsil along with a very weird... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Manish Kumar Gupta MD

with this swelling in my tonsils that have not gone away. It is painless majority of the time and sometimes it gets sore and goes away. Sometimes the inflammation gets worse, but it has never fully gone away... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Manish Kumar Gupta ( General Surgeon)
Dr. SOMASEKHAR KVN MD

I have swollen tonsils and i hardly can sleep at night cuz i cant breath... I do gargle on Mouth wash, coke with ibroprofen, hot water with salt.. N been like this for 2 weeks... Try to call my dct ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. SOMASEKHAR KVN ( ENT Specialist)
Dr.       Harry Maheshwari MD

I have a swollen tonsil on the right side that began to get very sore over night while I was sleeping. When I woke up this morning it is very hard and swollen with a little purple spot that... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Harry Maheshwari ( Dentist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Robert Galamaga MD

might be a swollen vein

Dr.  Aarti Abraham MD

It means you are having inflammation of the tonsils - tonsillitis.

Dr. Chintan Solanki MD

It may be due to tonsillitis and your tonsils has swollen so much that you are not able to gargle.