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Speak to a board certified doctor, securely from your phone or computer and get tonsillitis treatment online in 15 minutes. There are many home remedies and prescription medications a doctor can recommend to help you recover faster.

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Get Tonsillitis Treatment

Tonsillitis is an infection of the tonsils. Tonsils are oval shaped clusters of tissue located in the back of the throat; you have one on each side of the throat. When your tonsils get infected they swell up, turn red, and can become very irritated making swallowing painful and difficult.

With our same day tonsillitis treatment service, you can meet with an online doctor, get diagnosed and prescribed the appropriate treatment plan.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How do you get rid of tonsillitis fast?

Tonsillitis is typically a viral infection and can be treated at home using symptom management methods. Some common remedies for tonsillitis are: gargling warm salt water, lozenges and cough drops containing anti-inflammatory properties, such as licorice, warm tea with honey, popsicles, and humidifiers to prevent your throat from drying out. Staying hydrated and rested is key when recovering from a viral infection.

What is the best medicine for tonsillitis?

If your tonsillitis is caused by bacteria then antibiotics are the best medicine. You can get diagnosed and prescribed antibiotics without leaving your home by seeing an online doctor at PlushCare.

How long does viral tonsillitis last?

Typically viral tonsillitis will only last for a matter of days as your body fights off the infection. If your tonsillitis is not gone after several days contact your doctor, you are likely experiencing bacterial tonsillitis and will require antibiotic treatment.

Can tonsillitis heal itself?

As mentioned above, viral tonsillitis will typically heal itself in a matter of days. Bacterial tonsillitis however, will require antibiotics. A doctor will be able to distinguish between the two and give you a proper treatment plan.

Can online doctors treat tonsillitis?

Yes, online doctors can treat tonsillitis. During your online appointment the doctor will hear your symptoms, look into your mouth via webcam and ask you questions. They will determine if your tonsillitis is viral or bacterial and can give you a comprehensive treatment plan.

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