Tonsillitis - Prevention & Management

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Prevention & Management of Tonsillitis

How do you Prevent Tonsillitis?

  • Keep a safe distance from tonsillitis patients and avoid sharing utensils and drinking glasses with them,..
  • Wash hands frequently (especially before eating) using a mild soap
  • Cover your mouth with a tissue or the hand when you cough or sneeze, and teach your children to do the same. Wash hands after coughing or sneezing.
  • Keep your child at home if they are sick.

How do you Manage Tonsillitis?

These guidelines are for tonsillitis caused by viruses (where antibiotics are not prescribed) and bacteria (to provide extra comfort and to reduce pain).

  • Take plenty of rest.
  • Gargle with warm salt water (1 teaspoon in a glass of water) if throat is paining.
  • Gargle with Warm Salt Water to Relieve Throat Pain
  • Consume adequate warm fluids to soothe the throat and prevent dehydration.
  • Use a cool-mist vaporizer or humidifier in the room for easy breathing.
  • Use a pain killer like paracetamol / acetaminophen and / or ibuprofen if throat pain persists.
  • Using lozenge can keep the mouth and throat moist and more comfortable.
  • Keep clear of household irritants like cigarette smoke and cleaning products.

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onil40

what is the procedure to drink amoxicillin? the mg,ml how?

eros457

That's not very helpful. Should I be sleeping all day? Can I go out and party till 6am? Should I eat or starve? What should I eat?

Aaaaalllll

Of course you can party, not just till 6am, in fact find a rave near by and pull an all-nighter. And don't eat any thing, skip water all together. You need to starve the virus, and kill the bacteria from thirst.

anupsayu

washing ur mouth with saline or salt solution is much effective..

mzaynuddin

i think any cold thing may cause bad situation of tonsils & inflammation

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