Treatment of strep throat
By: Max Upright
Before and after strep throat
Before, the mouth is clean and healthy and after the throat is red and swollen.
The two different types of strep throat.
The 2 types are bacterial and viral.
What it looks like
- Penicillin. This drug may be given by injection in some cases — such as if you have a young child who is having a hard time swallowing or is vomiting.
- Amoxicillin.This drug is in the same family as penicillin, but is often a preferred option for children because it tastes better and is available as a chewable tablet.