Commonly sore throats can result from a postnasal drip. But they can also be a sign of a viral or bacterial infection. Antibiotics are useless in viral infections unless there are other severe pathologies such as rheumatic fever.
Homeopathy offers a range of remedies for sore throat, severe sore throat with fever, tonsillitis, up to follicular tonsillitis, where pus has formed. Proper casetaking will establish the correct remedy.
This will prevent recurring sore throats developing to chronic tonsillitis. The tonsils are part of our immune system and should be cared for properly.