Understanding and eliminating Green Tonsil stones. What do they indicate?

Why are my tonsil stones green in color? Is it normal?

What do they indicate about my tonsils and tonsil stones?

What should I do to eliminate them?

Don’t worry, Today, I’ll give you a complete understanding about green tonsil stones, how they are formed and finally how to eliminate them.

What is the color of Tonsil stones Normally?

regular investigation of tonsil stones after tonsils stones removed

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A Tonsil stone is basically made up of calcium, magnesium ammonia etc many other minerals. As the tonsil stone contains calcium more in quantity, they are generally white/pale yellow in color.

Almost 90% of the people who have tonsil stones have their stones in white/pale yellow in color. See How to get rid of my tonsil stones Quickly tonight?

But, why are your Tonsil stones green in color?

Though the stones are white in color there are cases in which these stones turn green in color. Yes, to be straight. Your tonsil stones have turned to green due to one of the following reasons.

3 Causes your Tonsil stones may look like a green spot:

You are eating Green:

can green food cause green tonsil stones

The color of tonsil stones may be affected by the type of food you are eating or the liquids you are drinking. Sometimes the green foods we eat slowly stain your tonsils and the stones present on them. Thus the white tonsil stones within few days turn into a green tonsil stone which may look peculiar green in color. See “I am getting these stones again and again” What should I do?

What to do now?

You need not worry much. This is almost like any other normal tonsil stone. So you can follow anyone of the methods to get rid of the tonsil stones.

You can see my previous articles and get my book “Tonsil stones eliminator” on how to remove these tonsil stones.

Thu Mucus is playing the key role:

how mucus can cause green tonsil stones

Are you suffering a cold? Do you have a serious sinus infection?

If your answer is YES, then this could be the core reason behind your green tonsil stone. The mucus which is formed is generally green in color. This mucus produced in the throat generally settles on the tonsils. Thus this can make the tonsil stones present on the tonsils look green in color. See I am coughing up tonsil stones and mucus daily. What to do?

What to do now?

In general people having colds for many days, their tonsil stones are caused by their post nasal drip. The mucus that is produced by the cold slowly drips down into the throat and settles on the tonsils, The bacteria starts combining with this mucus and results in the formation of a tonsil stone.

This is much more common in people suffering with sinus infections. In such a case until you stop the mucus production and post nasal drip, the tonsil stones come again and again. You can see this article “Are your Tonsil stones because of Post nasal drip? Do this Now..” to eliminate post nasal drip and tonsil stones.

Deep Infection and Pus:

Pus on tonsils, How to Treat Pus on Tonsils, Home Remedies, get rid of, green Pus on tonsils, control

This is another most common cause why your tonsil stones may be looking green. A tonsil stones is nothing but an accumulation of food particles combined with bacteria.

Sometimes, the bacteria present on the tonsil stone start affecting the tonsil tissue present. Thus the infection slowly deepens. This will result in the formation of pus which is green in color.

Thus in this case, your tonsil stones are generally covered by the pus that is formed. This result in tonsil stone looking green which you may feel is a green tonsil stone. See Where can I get a step by step clear guidance that helps eliminate my tonsil stones?

What to do now?

Your green tonsil stone indicates the deep infection and the damage it is causing. The pus is nothing but your WBC that got killed by the bacteria present. So you need to first heal the infection and then remove the tonsil stones.

Removal of stones in such a scenario may result in severe pain and bleeding. Ignoring the infection might also damage your tonsil gland completely. So it is better to take action fast. See An almost instant way to stop tonsil stones and its bad breath

The 3-phase Formula you need to follow:

Many websites, across the internet give out the same bookish stuff which doesn’t work to real people. Unlike them we tonsilstoneremedies.net are giving complete research-backed solutions from almost 7 Years. Thus you will not find this practical content anywhere else across the internet.

Yes you need to follow a 3 phase formula to completely eliminate the pus and the tonsil stones. I have already discussed this in my previous article, but I’ll explain it again for you.

The 3 phases include –

  • Phase 1 – Kill the Bacteria and infection sleeping on your tonsils
  • Phase 2 – Give some comfort by healing the Damaged Tissues
  • Phase 3 – You should act to the core and remove the tonsil stones which are the root cause of infection and pus.

Phase 1 – Kill the Bacteria and infection present on your tonsils

Lemon helps you out:

lemon juice can reduce infection and pus on tonsil stones

Lemon has some great features that decrease the growth of infection. Thus take advantage of this natural fruit.

Take one or two lemons, squeeze them and make a fresh juice using them. Drink this juice three times a day. Just practice this for few days and the results will give you a delight. You can clearly observe the decrease of infection on your tonsils.

Thus, as the infection decreases, the bacteria count on the tonsils also decreases. Thus in-turn results in the reduction of pus formation. See The Natural way out for eliminating tonsil stones completely

Phase 2 – Give some comfort by healing the Damaged Tissues

Turmeric pepper Gargling:

turmeric pepper gargling to clean green pus and tonsil stones

Do you know that turmeric has some exceptional characteristics to heal wounds? This is the reason why turmeric was applied on wounds during the olden days.

Take some turmeric powder in a glass. Add some pepper and water to the turmeric. This forms a turmeric pepper solution. Gargle with this solution as often as possible. This gradually soothes and heals the damaged tissues. See Home remedies to get tonsil stones out without gagging

Phase 3 – Act to the core and remove Tonsil stones

The previous 2 phases cures the infection and pus formation. Now you need to act to the core. i.e you need to remove the tonsil stones present in your mouth.

As you have cured the infection and healed the tonsil glands, you can easily remove the tonsil stones without much pain and discomfort. As i mentioned in my book “Tonsil stones eliminator“, you need to gently remove the tonsil stones. Remind you “gently”. See

Testing your cause of Green tonsil stones?

In order to test what is the prime cause for your green tonsil stones, perform this small test. Thus you can understand which of the above 3 reasons is responsible for the greenness of your tonsil stone. See A clear cut diagnosis and symptoms of tonsil stones

ear bud test for green spots on tonsil

Step 1:
Take a Q-tip/Cotton bud and wet it with water slightly.

Step 2:

Move near a bright light and slowly open your mouth wide. Take a mirror and identify the exact location of your tonsil stone.

Step 3:

Now with the Q-tip, slowly swipe on the surface of the green tonsil stone for 2-3 times.

Now observe it carefully.

If the green part of the tonsil stone is solid in nature and is almost like a stain on tonsil stone, then your green tonsil stone is because of the green food you ate.

If the green part you are touching is somewhat sticky and liquid like thing, then the cause of your green tonsil stone is because of Pus or mucus. See Should I Get my Tonsils removed? Is it the best way out?

Finally differentiating between pus and mucus green tonsil stones is simple. If you are facing a slight pain near the areas of tonsils, then it clearly indicates that the green tonsil stones are because of the pus and infection. If not it is due to the mucus produced in the throat.

Thus you can clearly know the cause of your green tonsil stone. Accordingly you need to act and eliminate the stones as explained above.


Green tonsil stones is somewhat an uncommon case of tonsil stones.

Among the three, whatever may be your cause, the stones must be eliminated from your tonsils as soon as possible. Else they will start infecting your entire tonsil gland deeply, until you are forced for a deep tonsil surgery.


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