A 49-year-old member asked:
What is the cure for tonsillitis?
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A Verified Doctoranswered
Antibiotics usually: Appropriate antibiotics will often resolve the problem.
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A 16-year-old member asked:
What cures are there for tonsillitis?
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Pediatrics 46 years experience
Depends on Cause: If caused by a bacterial infection, antibiotics are needed. If caused by a viral infection, time improves. Other causes such such as allergies or trauma require specific interventions. See your doctor.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Can tonsillitis be cured?
3 doctor answers • 5 doctors weighed in
Addiction Medicine 17 years experience
Yes: Antibiotics work well for most tonsillitis; for recurrent tonsillitis (several times a year), see your ENT for risk reduction.
6k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Last updated Mar 31, 2018
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