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Comment from: FoxyWolfWoman713, 19-24 Female (Patient) Published: July 20

I got extremely ill, so I went to the emergency room. A doctor examined me and swabbed my throat. They told me I had a combination of the flu and viral tonsillitis. I was literally told they couldn't do anything for me, given an ibuprofen, and sent home. So for the doctor's 5 minutes, basically a Q-Tip, and an ibuprofen, they charged me over USD 2,000!

Comment from: SamT, 19-24 Female (Patient) Published: March 05

The doctor ordered salt water rinses of the mouth and drink lots of water. A pain medication was prescribed, but it was optional.

Comment from: 45-54 Male (Patient) Published: September 27

Augmentin, 2 per day for 6 days.

Comment from: 25-34 Female (Patient) Published: June 25

I was given a shot and also a prescription for a z-pack.

Comment from: Makwasi, 45-54 Female (Patient) Published: May 24

My tonsillitis has refused to clear after taking penicillin for five days.


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