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Jesus h christ, throat ulcer! The pain!

(8 Posts)
Smartleatherbag Tue 30-Jun-15 19:47:19

Worse than childbirth. I'm v run down, got depression too, yippee. I was digging around my craggy tonsil for stones and have caused a stonking ulcer. Jesus it is fucking agony. Any suggestions to ease the suffering?!

CiderRules Tue 30-Jun-15 19:50:37

Gargle soluble paracetamol - it's horrid but it does work!

gingeroots Tue 30-Jun-15 19:55:49

Difflam ,not cheap ,but effective .

You poor thing flowers

Twodogsandahooch Tue 30-Jun-15 21:38:22

Second the recommendation for difflam

Smartleatherbag Tue 30-Jun-15 22:09:18

Thanks all. Yeah I got difflam (£8.20!!!)earlier today. It has mildly taken the edge off. Will add soluble paracetamol to my repertoire. I remember it from childhood, it's bleurgh indeed! Salt water is useless. Provides a minor distraction though.
I am havhaving panicspanroat 's ics ththat

JillBYeats Tue 30-Jun-15 22:10:39

Would gargling with salt dissolved in water help?? (helps for a normal sore throat)

Twodogsandahooch Tue 30-Jun-15 22:31:00

If you are not allergic take an anti inflammatory like ibuprofen too.

Smartleatherbag Wed 01-Jul-15 09:32:18

Ibuprofen and codeine are helping thanks yeah. Sadly the ulcer laughed in the salt waters face grin, but appreciated!

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