• Belladonna: Indicated in dry, congested red throat with tonsil enlarged, throat feels constricted; difficult deglutition; worse, liquids. Desire for cold water.


  • Kali muriaticum: In cases of acute and chronic tonsillitis when the throat appears white or gray. Tonsils so enlarged, they touch each other called ‘kissing tonsils’.


  • Baryta Carb: Children who take cold easily and tonsils are always first to get affected especially in children with stunted physical and mental growth.


  • Phytolocca: Tonsillitis of the follicular form; pain at the root of the tongue extending to the ears. Tonsils are bluish and enlarged with dryness of throat.