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Daschund With Sore Ears
Possibly: For significant sore throat with swollen tonsils / lymph nodes – see physician ; get a strep throat test/ culture. If you have strep throat, antibiotic therapy is imperative to prevent future complications. Consider tylenol (acetaminophen) or nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory medications. Saltwater gargles: mix 1 tsp salt in 8 oz warm water – gargle several times a day. Or gargle with aloe vera juice twice a day. ...Read more
Red tonsils, pressure in ears like ear acheyness , headache, swollen glad behind earlobe/neck area, sore to talk. Started today help?
Sore thoat with little stuffy nose very lilttle drainage. Right ear feels clogged with little ringing in ear?
Cold virus: The cold virus can cause these symptoms. I would take some ibuprofen and sudafed (as long as you don't have high blood pressure) for 1-2 days. If the clogged, ringing sensation continues despite that, then see your doctor or urgent care. If you develop a fever over 101 then you may want to be seen sooner. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Sore throat, whitish furry tongue,runny nose, headaches, chills.basically symptoms of a cold..also have ear pain and a painful lump inside my ear?
Sore throat with terrible congestion, runny nose, white spot in throat, dizzy spells and very slight ear pain: what could this be?
You could have a: Viral upper respiratory infection or even strep throat. See physician ; get a strep throat test ; culture. Antibiotics are imperative for strep throat. Try saltwater gargles. Mix tsp of salt in 8 oz of warm water – gargle w this several times/day. For congestion – saline nose drops or a netti pot. *for anti-inflammatory effect ; mobilizing mucus- homemade chicken noodle soup.* make sure you rest. ...Read more
Red, sore throat with white spots after ear and nose draining (got water in my ear). Runny nose off and on. Had some tonsil stones. Should I see doc?
I have been sick for a week with sinus pressure, severe sore throat with one tonsil white. Glands in neck very swollen. Eyes swelling with green mucus?
Right ear pain, sore throat, soft tissue in mouth sore on right side, ear stings when swallow, have flu syndrome but no flu (from doctor). Help!
For a few days have had mild sore throat with a tickle sensation, blocked and runny nose, but then woke up 3am with bad sore throat, worse with swallo?
Cleaned my ears with earwax removal drops and a water-squirting bulb. Earwax gone, but immediately had a sore throat a minor headache. Related?
Most likely yes.: The nerve that supplies sensation (pain, pressure etc) to your eardrum, the glossopharyngeal nerve, also supplies sensation to the throat. If the eardrum is irritated, this nerve sends pain signals to your brain which can interpret them as coming from any branch of that nerve. This is called "referred pain." These pain signals can also cause a headache which I think I too am getting right now! ...Read more
Hi I've been waking up with pressure in my ear(no ear infection), dry mouth, headaches, difficulty remembering things and sore throat,even joint pain?
Sore throat, congestion, headache at the temples of my head and clogged ears, runny nose. Do i have a cold?
Hacking cough with yellow phlegm for 5 days, progressive worse with pressure in face and fullness in ears. Throat sore runny nose. Just a cold?
Mgt: If you have had a fever > 101 for more than three days, or if this persists for another 10 days, a course of antibiotics may be given to treat sinusitis. Most bronchitis infections are viral but if the cough persists or is associated with significant shortness of breath, fever, cough, please see your PCP. A follow up virtual appointment is available. ...Read more
Sore throat fever then ear ache alternating between ears Irrigated with Eleph wash & put garlic oil in ears pain stopped blood in ears did drum burst ?
Otitis Media: . You need to consult a physician. Any history of prior ear infection or recent trauma ? You need an examination of ears and throat for infection and labs. If it's Otitis media prescription of antibiotic Ear drops like Ciprodex and / oral antibiotics will help to resolve your symptoms. ...Read more
100.3 fever, sore throat with white spots, headache, nasal congestion. I have amoxicillin but i just threw up. Still strep throat? Mono? Or another?
Yes, yes, yes: Yes this could be strep ( i assume you were tested for that as you are on amox), but it could also be the other things you mention including the "another". The rapid strep tests can has cross-positives on occasion with someone who has mono, or you could have a virus and just be a strep carrier. If it's been 3 days on the antibiotic, or you can't keep it down, time to call the doctor back. ...Read more
Itchy and very sore throat, eye pressure, nose stuffed up or running like crazy, ears extremely clogged with occasional stabbing pains..Please help?
Doctor can evaluate: New throat pain can be from a strep throat infection (antibiotics needed), a cold or mild flu (antibiotics are not used), or from some other cause such as allergies or irritants. Usually, a person sees the doctor if the sore throat is bothersome, recurrent, or doesn't go away in a day or two (mainly to check for strep). With bad symptoms, one may have ears and sinus infection (antibiotics needed). ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Get treated: You appear to have an infection that is causing you some discomfort to say the least. See a dr, possibly an urgicare center is open at this time, and you can get the proper treatment you need. Best wishes. ...Read more
Stiff neck, sore throat, ear ache, headache. White sores in back of mouth/throat and hard to swallow. No fever.
Woke with sore throat it persisted all day with runny nose now it's night throat still sore nose burning runny and stuffy same time with ears itching?
Doctor can evaluate: A primary care doctor can evaluate to see if there is a cold (viral infection), a strep throat (bacterial and would need antibiotics), a sinus infection, allergies in the nose and sinuses, mucus or wheezing in the lungs (might need some asthma treatment), sinus symptoms related to other causes, etc... Since one can have one or more of these issues at the same time, a doctor's visit is recommended. ...Read more