Strep throat question

Patient : I have a severely sore throat and fever up to 102.9 with a full body ache and ear ache. I have cold spells, heat spells and ct sleep very well through the night. I went to the ER last niganht and they gave me amoxicillin and told me to take 800mg of ibuprofen every 8 hours and 1000mg tylenol every 6 hours. Now I have blood coming out when I spit and I can hardly drink or eat.i 've tried gargling warm salt water, sucking on a peppermint, and drinking lots of water and juice.
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