OTC treatments for tonsillitis and pharyngitis

  • Fae Farrer Amayeza Information Centre
Keywords: OTC treatment, tonsillitis, pharyngitis


Pharyngitis and tonsillitis are infections causing inflammation in the throat. If the pharynx (or back of the throat) is affected it is known as pharyngitis, if the tonsils are inflamed it is called tonsillitis, and if both are affected it is pharyngotonsillitis.1

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Fae Farrer, Amayeza Information Centre
Ear, nose and throat