Doctor insights on:
Would gargling a small spoon of vodka help sooth an irritated tonsil? Im prone to tonsillitis and was wondering would that kill any looming infection
You would be: better off gargling warm salt water.Get a more detailed answer ›
Sharp unbearable pain in both ears when I move my head, as well as pain and swelling and irritated right tonsil burns when eating. What could this be?
Back of throat very irritated, red, swollen tonsils, red bumps back of throat. Not sore. Strep came back negative. Been like this for over two weeks.
Tonsil on one side always gets irritated for a while after exposed to certain chemicals. Always been sensitive to chemicals but why only one tonsil?
Good question: because toxins usually affect everything; but possibly you have some scarring or irritation from previous infections in that one tonsil. Or maybe you breathe preferentially through one nostril that feeds to that tonsil. I guess the best strategy is to avoid all exposure to chemicals, maybe gargle with salt water immediately if you are exposed anyway, and not to worry too much. Good luck! ...Read more
My right tonsil felt irritated so i looked at it and it has a white spot right in the center of it, it seems like it's tonsillolith, what to do ?
My nose is irritated last night. i kept on sneezing and my tonsils are enlarged but there's no pain. How is this and is there a treatment for this?
My tonsils are always dark red & usually slightly irritated ever since a bad strep infection last yr (prescribed cipro (spelling?) at the time). Why?
I have a whit patch in the back of my throat and its making it irritated n dry both my tonsils n adnoids were taken when I was 9 what could this be?
I have a cluster of bumps in back of my throat by tonsils that feel irritated sometimes but it doesn't hurt. Can it be hurpies if not what can it be?
Need for examination: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without examining the lesions. Please see your doctor for an evaluation. ...Read more
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- Can you get strep throat without tonsils?
- My tonsils have holes in them
- White spots on my tonsils but no sore throat
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- Uvula stuck to tonsil
- Can you get tonsil stones without tonsils?
- Craters in tonsils
- White spot on tonsil no pain
- Talk to an otolaryngologist online