I’m 51 and just had my Tonsils/Adnoids removed and Deviated Septum repaired on July 1st. 30 minutes post surgery she started bleeding. I think I started eating anything I wanted on day ten. before my surgery; which if anything made me more scared. I had mine out when I was ten and where I don’t really remember much, I will say what I did. That’s why they call it “practicing medicine! But, before day 10, I was stuck to eating soft foods such as mashed potatoes, macaroni and cheese, and soup. Hang in there. About to have your tonsils removed? It also burned going down.It hurt so bad to talk and eat and sometimes drink. Within a week they are back to normal. Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Let me preface this by saying I am 29 years old, always had tonsil stones, tonsilitis, strep... you know, all that good stuff. But this post made me giggle and oh yes this is all very true!! They also swapped out my 7 packets of pills for one liquid painkiller but it was very sour and this was when scabs started coming off so it was pretty much impossible to swallow so I gave up as the pain was unbearable, day 4-9 I managed to take my painkillers for one day and then on days 5 and 6 I was producing so much saliva but I couldn’t swallow so I pulled a chair into the bathroom and sat there infant of the sink for the entire day spitting every thirty seconds. I’m planing to see my doctor tomorrow. It’s depressing. My ENT also thought I may have that and I am currently taking meds for it. Yet I lost 12 pounds. How wrong i was, days 2-8 were a nightmare with trying to eat. I will take Tylenol now as needed. I have one strange observation, I cannot thouch my wisdom teeth with my tongue. Do you use a syringe? I’d recommend: PJs, socks, spare underwear, a book (or a couple of books if you’re a fast reader), toothbrush and paste, face wipes, phone charger, a dressing gown, some slippers, and maybe a DS or something along those lines. I got my surgery done when I was 15. My recovery was brutal. My doctor recommended zinc supplements but it’s not helping. and I still can’t drink squash or any kind of fizzy drinks because they genuinely taste like dust to me. 46yr old female post tonsillectomy. Every year, I experienced numerous bouts of laryngitis and lost my voice. Then it took another whole day to work. During the recovery process, you may be uncomfortable. I am really scared. So, be aware—especially if you live on the west coast where wildfires are an issue. ( Log Out /  Hi I am 38 years old and I had a tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy on March 20th. I fantasized about walking up that hill, demanding my money, my tonsils, and a month of my life back. Everything I read/heard/was told advised me not to pay it much attention – it will fade over time. Coming up on day 14 I have not experienced any blood with the scabs falling off and I am starting to be able to eat better food. I am not sure what else I can add. I can handle that. Here is my biggest question, when does the dry throat go away? But this year they decided to try and ruin my life. I thought it was from swelling after surgery but it hasn’t changed. I had my tonsils removed a week ago and the recovery process has been interesting to say the least. Cal They will not slit your throat open to get to them. He probably shouldn’t have but I was starving a tired of raspberry sherbet. Looks like you're using new Reddit on an old browser. Kheer is also good – a sweet rice pudding cooked in coconut milk and cardamom. So I haven’t ate in a week. Drinking frequent ice water helps. DO NOT miss a dose. The not swallowing thing is a bummer, since having a tonsillectomy does not deplete your appetite, and you also kinda need to eat so as not to vomit back up those all-important and giant pain pills. Hope you are all better soon. I can’t even say. The Recovery:Day of: Right after surgery I went home and just kept sucking on ice. I hope soon ! I had this mucus problem and ears cracking problem before taking my tonsils out and the doctor had said after the operation the ears cracking problem and mucus problem will go as it could’ve been due to my oversized tonsils. I would love your experienced thoughts! 12. The worst? I didn’t know if this happened to you or if you knew if this was normal?? I came across your blog because I haven’t sneezed since the morning of my surgery, & was curious if there was a connection. I used it when I had mono (and severely swollen tonsils) and used it post-operatively after my tonsillectomy. Thank you for sharing. Bless you for doing both! Please help me. Some people seem to get given antibiotics as standard – ask after your operation and see what comes of it. From day three to day six of my recovery I thought the intense pain I was in was just normal, post-tonsillectomy hell, y’know? I don’t have thrush or anything but worries taste nerves was really damaged by the op. I have really high pain tolerance and have had worse issues, but this not being able to swallow or eat is horrible. I crave daily for a burger, a pizza, french fries, pasta, and the list goes on and hey, the pain is STILL THERE. How should my throat look after a tonsillectomy? Not sure what to take with you for an overnight stay? After reading this i will just suffer through my sneezing pain. It won’t be too far away! Its really nice knowing I’m not alone. Swish with oil to moisturize – swallow a little too – coconut or olive oil taste best 31. carry tissues for spitting and crying 32. But for some people, an adult tonsillectomy will be incredibly painful. Can’t say if it’s helping or not, I had no idea there was a procedure for it. The last thing you need is an infected throat while scabs are healing. worst pain is in the morning until i have iced coffee and i usually pop an advil. I also have really thick and slimy saliva…to the point where I have to wipe it off when I spit because it’s like a spider web or something. 2. What day will be the worst? Just don’t feel good. Someone on here mentioned Sea Band so I think I’ll look for that. I’d managed to get an infection, which basically meant my mouth smelled like a small animal had crawled into it and died, my throat had weird grey stuff coating it and my voice had completely gone. I’m 16 years old and got my tonsils out 1/02/18 ( great way to start the new year) the day of surgery was a dramatic one at that, the nurse did not put the iv in correctly ( so I landed up having a muscle spasms and cry that I didn’t want to have surgery anymore) what makes matters worse is that I have a chronic illness (fibromyalgia) so pain so more is more intensified than the usual human, but as I continued to cry the nurses rolled me off into another room where the last thing I remember is the anesthetics bright blue eyes telling me to have sweet dreams. I don’t know if this is new skin or what. Everyone will have a different experience. My brother-in-law said they work better but I think I’d prefer to swallow a liquid medication lol. I agree with the ear pain!! I’m on day 7 post tonsillectomy. Days 3-7 were extremely painful even with pain medicine (Hydrocodone and Phenergan for the nausea Hydrocodone gives me). I am recovering from my tonsillectomy at 33 years old. I have silent reflux that makes my tonsils swell and hurt a lot. Is someone had a similar problem.This is very annoying. I also iced inside and outside and that helped a lot. During the wait for the doctor in the ER she spits up or suctioned out about 2 or three more cups. At 8am I started bleeding again but a lot more and I started to throw up blood and blood clots, my mom being a nurse rushed me to the hospital where they had to call the ENT to come in. Most of the days taking a sip of water will feel like swallowing nails. TMI TIP: I found that every time I lay down I was gripped by a fear of choking on my own, un-swallowable spit in my sleep, so I actually slept sitting up some days. One thing I have noticed is that I am much less tolerant of poor air quality. Lots of crushed ice water and popsicle’s. If you are getting this procedure I wish you the best of luck!

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