A 22-year-old male asked:
7th day of penicillin for strep. pain has dulled significantly but still present and tonsils still swollen. is it normal that white spots are forming?
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Dentistry 9 years experience
Yes: Sometimes the prolonged use of antibiotics to treat infection might alter the bacterial balance of the oral cavity causing the white spots, finish the antibiotics keeping a good oral hygiene and soft diet would improve condition gradually..
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Last updated Sep 28, 2016
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