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... I had mine out on 3/14, two weeks ago today. I just went to the store and bank for the first time, and now I'm exhausted. My throat still hurts like hell, I've developed a dry cough over the last few days, my right ear, along with my right jaw/glands/tongue, are all still very painful. I've finally gotten back some strength, which is great, but I'm still in a lot of pain. ... (9 replies)
... ery time it happens, I pop a stick of gum in my mouth and sometimes it relieves the pain, but sometimes it doesn't. The other problem I'm beginning to have is a dry cough on occassion that really hurts! Can anyone give me any ideas to relieve the ear pain and explain why I have this cough now? ... (9 replies)
... Straight after my surgery they kept me in overnight because I have a bit of extra weight and also I'd had an issue when I was 2 with taking a long time to wake from Anesthesic. ... (3 replies)

... not as bad as I read. Keep up the pain meds the first week and try to drink lots of water. Little sips all day when you aren't sleeping. Been 14 days and have a dry cough that's driving me nuts. My ears hurt after a week and a half. Fruit cup with peaches worked the best. Snoring is gone and I'm sleeping a lot better. ... (0 replies)
... I had my tonsillectomy and right sinus surgery Friday the 22nd. I have alot of mucus too, this coupled with the fact my uvula is so swollen makes it impossible for me to sleep. ... (12 replies)
My Tonsillectomy
Nov 15, 2007
... drinking and holding out till the next narc treatment. If it persists into tomorrow I am calling the doctor and extending my stay home to recover. I also get a dry cough, throat tickle that is tourture!!! ... (7 replies)
... I had a tonsillectomy 4 weeks ago, and recovered after about 2 and a half weeks. I was great for a couple of days, and only sore when yawning. For the past week my throat has been so dry. ... (1 replies)
... I've also developed an addiction to Ricola Honey Herb Cough Drops. Very soothing. ... (25 replies)
... I am on day 10 of my tonsillectomy recovery, and i can honestly say i never had any greenish mucus from my throat. ... (3 replies)
... This morning was pretty rough. The pain was intense even though I had a humidifier running all night. My throat was bone dry and hurt like hell. I was up every four hours to take my meds. The pain is pretty steady at about a 5. ... (24 replies)
... out document that LisaMP wrote from the perspective of a caregiver of a tonsillectomy patient. ... (168 replies)
... Hi bianca, I'm not even the one to participate n these msg boards but after this surgery I had to see if others are goin through what I'm goin through. You had your surgery the DAY after mine. ... (11 replies)
... January 1, 2010 So waking up pretty much stunk! My mouth was dry as a bone and it hurt to even try to swallow. ... (5 replies)
... d someone come by and visit and i tried talking and it just caused me pain to try and open my mouth, and using my tongue, and all that jazz. I had to go lay down after a small stint of talking. ... (47 replies)
... I gathered so much excellent advice here before my tonsillectomy that I wanted to give back by sharing my experience. I'm at day three today and will hopefully continue to update. A little background on my tonsils. ... (47 replies)
... I see tomorrow is the big day!! I'm sure you will be fine. I am on day 14 today from a tonsillectomy and uvulectomy and doing great. I was absolutely petrified before the surgery, after reading all the horror stories. ... (38 replies)
... ounds but that was a good thing. I also had a time drinking water, it would hurt so bad, but try different temps of water, I found room temp water more soothing after day 4. Cold stuff still hurts a little for me but hot stuff hurts too. My teeth hurt as well. Just bare with it, it will get better. ... (44 replies)
... ling much better. Thank you! I've been taking my medicine around the clock and my ear pain is back to be what was. More of a pounding than a spearing. Oh, and my cough has lessened!!!!!! This is the best of the day for me. ... (84 replies)
... As a girl very prone to anxiety, I thought I would write in in case anyone else is looking for support in case they are going to be having a tonsillectomy anytime soon. I wanted to read others stories before I went in, so this might help you too...? ... (2 replies)
... If I doze off, I'll wake up with a dry throat cough. ... (89 replies)

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