End of date roles around, I lean in for a kiss and she stops me and says I've had a pretty bad sore throat, I don't want to get you sick. Or is it literally just the sore throat and ear pain? I've been back twice and I feel he is losing patience with me. But try to get to the docs asap. I had strep a lot when I was younger! The sore throat was really the worst, at last i went to the doctor, he prescribed me antibiotics and some painkillers for my throat cause seriously, nothing helped. I was so miserable it hurt to breathe, never mind eat or drink! The discharge was incredibly thick, and it tasted and smelled horrible which I why I think it was anaerobic ; I wanted to gag and throw up, but I didn't have anything in my stomact anyway.
Just about the worst sore throat of my life. Maybe a few hours later you'll rinse again, but usually once is enough and you forget you even had the sore. I tried it all, tiger balm, ibuprofen. Each time they last about a week and lead to trouble eating and mild-to-moderate pain. The best thing that I have found is to drink a mixture of 1 part honey, 1 part apple cider vinegar, and 3 parts hot water.
It doesn't seem to be getting any better- actually seems to be getting worse. I think I only got two or three hours of sleep a day, and this lasted for a couple weeks. May 18th: woke up, determined to walk around because that was the only thing that seemed to save me during the days. I sometimes think this will last forever. I have drank so much tea that my tongue changed colors.
Oh, and ear pain is a common type of referred pain to have with a sore throat. Cannot sleep because throat is furious with me, arrggh! It all started about three weeks ago with fever, body aches, extreme fatigue, night sweats. I have the most intense sore throat pain i've ever experienced in my life. I remember the last time I got strep throat was last year, I had gotten it close to every year, but I would have to say last year was the absolute worse. I sucked it up and went anyway and low and behold, I met the love of my life on that trip! I hope you feel better soon LegacyGirl! Has anybody else had the pleasure of going through this frigin tourture. I pretty much spent every moment aggressively clearing my throat, and whatever it was would move up about a mm, then I'd reflexively swallow, and there it was again. Made some homemade and had two frozen yogurt bars.
Repeat three times a day to reduce pain and inflammation. Mono is supposed to make you tired but in reality you start to become in so much pain you can't sleep. I will definitely look into all of them. The next day happened to be superbowl sunday, and the mono-like symptoms hit me like a frieght train that night. Ahh my eyes are watering talking about it. You will have to visit your doctor for a proper diagnosis and treatment. The best way to prevent canker sores is to avoid things that cause them.
No waking up with a dry mouth. I have no other symptoms at all. I'm on my 6th day now with mono. I also avoid sweets because 6 teaspoons of sugar will lower your immune system for 4-5 hours. The pain felt while swallowing is unlike any other feeling in the world.
Apparently the sore throat was a cold harbinger, so I spent my weekend building a fortress of snot rags. The meds didnt really help me swallow it just knocked me out forlong hours at a time so that when i woke up i felt good enough to drink. But I buckled up after a half hour of desperate crying and forced swallows of recharge lemonade and the liquid vicodin that they gave me at the er, 2 ibuprofin and started to chill out. Benzocaine and other numbing agents can be harmful in children if too much in consumed. So I took a couple of lozenges and my throat feels only slightly less irritated.
So I decided to go back two days later and had a new doctor, he did a strep test and it came back negative again then he did a mono test and within 10 min he came back with my resulsts saying I had mono. If you can''t find it it''s by Traditional Medicinals , any type of licorice root tea is really great. Haven't tried it, but if I was in a pinch, I would. . I think if this lasts much longer I may become delusional during my nighttime wakings. My throat was just hat bad last week.
Has this happened to anyone else? For the past two days I've woken up with my left eye totally glued shut with that stuff. The sore throat was more near my voice box and radiated up to my left ear I still wonder if it wer staph or something I will never k ow but never wish this on Anyone It is often hard to diagnose if you have strep throat as sore throat, strep throat and tonsillitis have similar symptoms like irritation and pain in the throat. Spent the whole day being miserable and trying not to swallow see below for tips on how not to swallow. The doc had made holes in the tonsil when he poked in there for draining. Im probably going to go back to the doctor to get him to do a throat culture, but Im still curious as to what this could possibly be.