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What is the best antibiotic treatment for tonsillitis?

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Dr. Robin Dretler
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
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In brief: Peniciilin

Penicillin is the drug of choice for bacterial tonsillitis, Clindamycin is reasonable for penicillin allergic.
Of course viral tonsillitis, which is more common, does not benefit from antibiotic usage.

In brief: Peniciilin

Penicillin is the drug of choice for bacterial tonsillitis, Clindamycin is reasonable for penicillin allergic.
Of course viral tonsillitis, which is more common, does not benefit from antibiotic usage.
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