Still strep throat after 4 weeks?

Patient : Hi, I got bitten by a spider and I did a 10 day course of antibiotics which got rid of the infection; then 2 weeks later I got strep Throat that I did a 14day antibiotics, pain went away then 1 week later I notice my throat red and tonsils still swollen but not pain also fatigue; I started antibiotics again and fatigue went away , tonsils still swollen and redness has deduced little bit after 7 days on Antibiotics; does the redness of the throat and tonsils will go away soon? thanks in advance.
Symptoms:  Red thoat, tonsil swallen- no pain
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