A 16-year-old female asked:
the back of my tongue is white and my throat is kind of scratchy ?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Kimberly Legg Corba answered
Specializes in Family Medicine
Sore throat: Start gargling with warm salt water 2x/day. If there is post nasal drip, use nasal steroid like over the counter fluticasone or nasacort (triamcinolone) as directed. Call your doctor if no better or any worse in next 2-3 days
Answered on Aug 15, 2015
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