Erin’s Tonsillectomy Tips and Advice

Hello. I’m a 30 yr old female in the US. I have always had slightly enlarged tonsils, but in early August of this year, found myself for nearly 2 months with multiple bouts of tonsillitis requiring antibiotics and lots of crying, feeling that I would never recover! I finally did, but one tonsil remained enlarged, Read More …

Tony’s Tonsillectomy Adventure- Day 3

Day 3 – Twilight zone I have experience little pain. My pain medicines Lidocaine, Percocet and Celecoxib are doing their job in addition to the Medrol and Ranitidine. However, I am having a hard time with swallowing. For the most part, I’ve been eating Jell-O, Yogurt, Applesauce, Ice-cream and Italian ice. However, doing day two Read More …

Tonsillectomy Recovery in Scotland

Scott Shares His Experience With Tonsillectomy and Recovery With Tips: Thought I’d share my story – I am a 29 year old male from Scotland and underwent a tonsillectomy by NHS Scotland and wanted to share my story so people in the UK know what to expect. I’m afraid ‘jell-o’, ‘applesauce’ and sports drinks are Read More …

Children’s Tonsillectomy Recovery

Geneva’s Child Tonsillectomy Story Monday Jan.23.2017 my son, 12 and daughter 10 had Tonsillectomy & Adenoidectomy. I read this and other articles multiple times and took notes. Little nervous for them, a few years back one of their older sisters didn’t have the best recovery, she was also 12. So we went in, all was Read More …

Tonsillectomy Meme

Not for the Faint of Heart- Adult Tonsillectomy Recovery Now I know you kids are probably sayin’, “I’m gonna go out there and grab a shooting star and PUT IT IN MY POCKET!.” Well I’m here to tell ya, what you’re going to find out, as you go out there, is that you’re not going Read More …

Top Tips for Tonsillectomy Recovery

Krissy’s Tips for a Better Recovery Hey guys! Thought i’d also share a few tips that are helping me through. I am from the UK so hopefully we have the same meds (just different brands). Remember everyone’s pain tolerance is difference, just because someone recovered more easily than you doesn’t mean you should be a Read More …

Tips for Tonsillectomy From Sydney

Sydney’s Tonsillectomy Tips Read about other people’s experience with tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy I got zofran and I haven’t thrown up since! Thank the lords. Day 6 morning was horrible. I couldn’t help but just sob because I was just so tired of feeling like crap all the time and wanted to give up. It doesn’t Read More …

Vincent’s Tonsillectomy Recovery in the UK

Tonsillectomy Recovery in the UK Day by Day I have no idea how to start this off, but I’ll introduce myself. I’m Vincent, 21 and from the UK. I has my tonsillectomy on the 9th of June 2016. I decided to get a tonsillectomy due to having tonsillitis/throat infections/strep throat every month for the last Read More …

Tonsillectomy in the UK

Tonsillectomy- female, 16, UK Sorry about the detail but when I was having my operation I searched everywhere. Just remember everyone’s different and the pain does go away! So stay strong! So from around the age of 10 I started getting frequent tonsillitis, at least three every year. I kept going to the doctors getting Read More …

Tonsillectomy and Ear Pain- Maicy’s Story

Hi, my name is Maicy. I am currently 15 years old. I had my tonsils and adenoids removed on the 2nd of June. The doctor that performed my surgery prescribed Hydrocodone, Tylenol, and Ibuprofen. I finished 1 bottle of the Hydrocodone within a few days, I’m pretty sure. I also finished the 2nd bottle in Read More …

Samantha’s Positive Tonsillectomy Recovery Story

Tonsillectomy at age 26 – a smoother recovery experience I am 26 years old and just recently had my tonsils removed. I wanted to tell my POSITIVE tonsillectomy story because when I was searching for personal experiences both online and in my social circle, I was hard pressed to find anyone say anything positive. The Read More …

Jorden’s Tonsillectomy Recovery

Jorden’s Daily Recovery From Tonsillectomy My name is Jorden. I am 26 and currently on day 6 recovery from a tonsillectomy. I have been using liquid hydros, ibuprofen, medicinal CBD tincture, and penicillin as medical options to help with the pain. Now the first two days were great. I felt like I was handling the Read More …

Tonsillectomy at Age Nine

Child Tonsillectomy Recovery – Age 9 I had a tonsillectomy when I was 9 years old. I suffered with chronic infections and pain for years. Since the surgery, I have yet to get a sore throat and I’m 41! My daughter also had a tonsillectomy at age 9. She suffered from the same issues I Read More …

Tonsillectomy Day of Surgery | Sara’s Story

Sara Shares her Tonsillectomy at age 18 Story – Day One Hello everybody, I just wanted to share a brief story about my experience today with my Tonsillectomy. It was my first surgery ever, I am 18 years old and it was my first time going under but all I remember is the doctor asking Read More …