- A sore throat associated with fever beginning in most cases abruptly.
- Chills, muscle aches, headache
Local treatments (tablets or mouthwashes), which generally contain two active ingredients:
an antiseptic and anesthetic
The treatment should not exceed five days and will not be renewed if no improvement is noted after this period.
Suppositories, bismuth-based and guaifenesin.
Preferred liquid food or ice.
Do not minimize the infection!
If an antibiotic is prescribed:
Observe the number of daily dosing without increasing or decreasing the dose and duration of treatment
If you have a fever or if in doubt, consult your doctor.
- Chronic Obstruction of the oropharynx
- Complications due to bacterial tonsillitis:
- Rheumatic fever
- Acute glomerulonephritis