I have something similar going on myself. I've been on two rounds of antibiotics and it almost clears up the spots then about 4 days after my last pill they come back.
After antibiotics you should definitely be better, especially if it is strep. You may have tonsil stones which antibiotics don't really help. Have you tried pushing one of the spots to see if it comes out?View Thread
For the past 2 months I have been battling these white patches on my tonsils.
-I went to a clinic and did a rapid strep, negative. She started me on 10days of AMOXICILLIN- 500MG, 40 total. The patches subsided a bit. After the 10 days I was feeling better.
-Then about a week later they were back. Went to a different clinic and another rapid test, negative. No meds.
-Waited about 4 days and went to Urgent Care. My tonsils were so swollen they were almost touching. Rapid was negative as was a culture. He put me on 10 days of CEFUROXIME-500MG, 20 total. Also gargling with alkalol.
The spots all went away except for the top of a bit patch.
Now it's been about a week again and they are back in exactly the same spot. I can rub them off but they come back in the same spot. They are soft and don't smell. I do not have a fever, I'm a bit tired.
Any ideas? I did make an appointment with ENT but it is a month out still. Just would like an idea.View Thread