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Day 3 after tonsillectomy. Very swollen & tender lymph glands causing sore neck, teeth, face, and head. Is this normal? What can I do to relieve pain?

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Dr. Arnold Malerman
Dentistry - Orthodontics
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In brief: Reevaluation

You may require antibiotics or analgesics.
Talk to your Surgeon, the practitioner that is most familiar with your situation.

In brief: Reevaluation

You may require antibiotics or analgesics.
Talk to your Surgeon, the practitioner that is most familiar with your situation.
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1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

If taking antibiotics , after 3 days , might wanna consider changing antibiotic.
First 3 days are the worst .You should start to feel progressively better every day thereafter.An antiinfllamatory in combination with the antibiotics usually causes almost complete resolution of these symptoms.

In brief: Yes

If taking antibiotics , after 3 days , might wanna consider changing antibiotic.
First 3 days are the worst .You should start to feel progressively better every day thereafter.An antiinfllamatory in combination with the antibiotics usually causes almost complete resolution of these symptoms.
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