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I have got pain when swallowing, swollen tonsils and puss

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JA: Hi. How can I help?
Customer: I have got pain when swallowing, swollen tonsils and white puss spots around my tonsils.
JA: How long have you been dealing with this? Does anything in particular seem to make the skin issue better or worse?
Customer: 3 days
JA: Is there anything else the Doctor should know before I connect you? Rest assured that they'll be able to help you.
Customer: I am also bleeding when going toilet from my anus
Submitted: 14 days ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Gupta replied 14 days ago.

Hi, Welcome to JustAnswer. Thank you for your question. I’m Dr. Gupta and I can help you today. I'll be back in a moment with my reply!

Customer: replied 14 days ago.
ok thank you.I thought it may be strep throat, and spoke with a gp on thursday over the phone who prescribed me pencilin. I read online that I should be feeling somewhat better after 24-48hours of taking antibiotics, and I am not. Nothing has changed. I am concerned it maybe something else as I am having rectal bleeding too.
Expert:  Dr. Gupta replied 14 days ago.

Hi,

I am sorry to hear that,

Is the throat better now, are the white spots reducing?

If the symptoms are not improving, then it may be a resistant infection but certainly we need to give the antibiotic at least 48 hours to start working :)

Warm regards

Customer: replied 14 days ago.
when should i be concerned if my symptoms have not improved by?
Expert:  Dr. Gupta replied 14 days ago.

ANother 24 hours if absolutely no improvement,

Warm regards