Possibly.. No way to know from these symptoms alone. See your doctor or go to your nearest urgent care for complete evaluation and strep culture.
I have been coughing a lot, my throat hurts really bad, even when I swallow. And I have white splotches on my tonsils. Do I have strep? Help please
Pharyngitis. It sounds as if you may be suffering from acute pharyngitis (infection of the back of the throat). The majority of the infections are caused by viruses but they can also be caused by bacteria, such as streptococcus. Not only do they cause pain in the throat, but they can cause other symptoms as well, such as fever, chills, headaches, generalized bodyaches (including back pain), cough, runny nose. Read more...