Q. What can be done for tonsillitis associated with cough and fever?

Answered by Dr. Sheetal R Bhanushali and medically reviewed by Dr. Nithila A


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Hello doctor,

I am a 40-year-old male. I have been suffering from tonsillitis and fever for the last five days. I took antibiotics to treat my painful tonsillitis and fever and the antibiotic showed a very bad reaction. I developed skin rashes on my chest and around my nose.

Whenever I have anything that has a cold base like coconut water (or coconut), curd, cardamom or any other fruits I develop tonsillitis. Last week, I ate cardamom by mistake, and all that broke loose for me the next day morning. And since then I am really suffering a lot. Could you please help me with my current situation of tonsillitis and fever? After the onset of tonsillitis, I started to cough also.

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Dr. Sheetal R Bhanushali


Welcome to icliniq.com.

Yes sure, you will be ok definitely.

Take these medications,

Sulfur 1m five pills one dose only.

Belladonna 30 five pills in the morning, noon, evening and night. Biochemic combination 10 four tablets in the morning, noon, evening and night (in more pain you can repeat tablets at intervals of one to two hours also). Give follow up after one week along with medicines.

Gargle with water add salt and turmeric powder five to six times a day. Drink warm water add turmeric powder if you like that taste. One spoon warm mixture of ginger juice, turmeric powder, honey three to four times a day. Warm milk with turmeric powder and ginger powder. Have a good day.


Thank you doctor,

I would let you know about the improvement after a week.


Dr. Sheetal R Bhanushali


Welcome back to icliniq.com.

Home remedies and other remedies will help for fast recovery.

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