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Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   hi
User :   Hi
User :   How can I help you ?
User :   i have acidity probelm
User :   Ok
User :   May I know your age please ?
User :   and since when you are having this probelm ?
User :   32
User :   Ok
User :   since for last 5years
User :   and since when you are having this probelm ?
User :   ok
User :   May I knwo your height and weight ?
User :   And are you leading a sedentary life style ?
User :   heights 5.3and weight 52
User :   as it is one of the major reasons for acidity
User :   do you have any work stress?
User :   normal lifestyle
User :   and irregular food timings ?
User :   but i go for walking at night after my dinner
User :   due to which i have gastrious
User :   Ok
User :   Do you have any sore throat or any acidic feeling in the throat ?
User :   Have you ever undergone a endoscopy ?
User :   I shall advise you with some OTC medication and life style modifications , and if not advises
User :   Please try to follow.
User :   Hope you are following.
User :   1. Use Eno or Rantac in times of excess pain , eno is more advisable.
User :   what is endoscopy
User :   k
User :   2. Please have cold milk or bread when you have pain,
User :   Endoscopy is a camera device , by which they see the esophagus, stomach and duodenum.
User :   By this they can see if there are any ulcers, gastritis, or any changes in the mucosa
User :   3. Hav elots of fruits, veggies and juices for break fast
User :   4. avoid oily diet or junk food like pizzas, burgers
User :   5/. have honey and watre and green tea and avoid choclates , tea and coffee.
User :   also i have worm in the stomach
User :   Ok.
User :   where we can go for endoscopy
User :   You can vist a gastroenterologist for endoscopy.
User :   k
User :   for this you have to take a single dose of albendazole 4oo mg
User :   and then follow up with another next day one more tab.
User :   which one albendazole 400mg
User :   Yes exactly right.
User :   and after 2 days one more albendazole 400mg
User :   there is some aryuvedic medicine
User :   3 tabs. in the intervals mentioned
User :   have you been tested for it ?
User :   did you a get a esinophil test done ?
User :   what is esinophil test
User :   I ma an allpathic doctor
User :   i cannot and should not be advising on ayurvedic products.
User :   it is a blood test
User :   k doctor
User :   should i take albendazole 400mg
User :   is it high dose medicine
User :   means feel drowsy
User :   or sleepy
User :   i would advsie after a esinophil test
User :   how we can go for esinophil test
User :   no not many side effects
User :   just a blood CBC Test
User :   k fine doctor
User :   i will go for the dose
User :   k
User :   for how many days i should take the tablets
User :   you can go ahead, but you need to get a cbc test which shows raised esinopphil levels.
User :   k doctor
User :   I have mentioned, i shall repeat if you have not followed the chat transcript
User :   yes doctor
User :   please type if this chat disconnects
User :   k
User :   in betwwen please log in back after 5 mins, otherwise just continue
User :   fine
User :   1. Albendazole 400mg tomorrow
User :   k
User :   2. Again one more dose day after tomorrow
User :   3. One more dose after 3 days after first dose.
User :   Hope you have followed.
User :   it is liquid or injection
User :   its atab.
User :   it will not affect my skin
User :   it will not affect the skin
User :   but you may have abdominal pain or headache
User :   please use just one tab, and wait if you have any symptoms
User :   please let us know if you have nay other symptoms like dizziness ?
User :   k in a day
User :   but rarely you have these side effcts
User :   i should take one in a day
User :   just use one tab. and let us know after that.
User :   in case everything is fine i shall advise you
User :   Hope you have followed ?
User :   yes doctor
User :   how it will the worm will disappear
User :   means
User :   The worms usually fall out in fecal matter through the anal canal.
User :   sorry doctor not followed much
User :   The brand name is ZENTEL 200 mg two pnly for one day.
User :   what is zental 200mg
User :   You have to take ZENTEL two tabs. of 200mg only once for one day
User :   it is albendazole
User :   It is very easy and clear, nothing to confuse .
User :   sorry i have to zentel or albendazole
User :   My dear XXXXXXXX shetty, Please do understand that ZENTEL is the brand name and albendazole is the generic name, both are same, but in the market or medical store you will get it as ZENTEL.
User :   k
User :   Hope you have followed now ?
User :   yes
User :   Do you haave anything else to ask ?
User :   no doctor i will go for endoscopy test
User :   Ok.
User :   That is the right decision.
User :   for how days i should continue these tablets
User :   Please go ahead.
User :   Just one day
User :   k fine i will have it
User :   and please let me know after that.
User :   and let u know about that
User :   Lets not hurry up on second dose .
User :   Yes please follow up after the first dose.
User :   k doctor
User :   any contact no
User :   if not able to chat online
User :   You can
User :   thank you
User :   when u will available on this no
User :   Thank you for consulting me
User :   Yes they will connect you to me
User :   Take care
User :   thank you
User :   bye for now
User :   bye
User :   helo doctor
Doctor :   Hi
User :   sorry to bother u again
Doctor :   Hi
User :   when i should take in mor or eve
Doctor :   plz hold 1 min
Doctor :   please go ahead
Doctor :   This
Doctor :   ARe you there ?
User :   yes doctor
User :   yes when to take tablets in mor or eve
Doctor :   Type your query
Doctor :   usually Albendazole 400mg daily for 3 days enough
Doctor :   You can take this pill in AM morning daily
Doctor :   Are you with me?
Doctor :   Regarding acidity, Take Pantop 40 mg daily for 15 days
User :   yes
Doctor :   This will reduce the acidity
User :   speaking
Doctor :   Worms cause lower abdomina pain
Doctor :   Yes after break fast
User :   after taking albendazole the worms cause lower abdomina pain
Doctor :   No
User :   so i should pefer this medicine
Doctor :   Ex If you are having warms , it cause lower abdominal pain
Doctor :   Do you have lower abdominal pain?
User :   yes
Doctor :   Then take 3 doses
Doctor :   daily after breakfast and worms will die
Doctor :   But you said you have acid problem? Is that right ?
Doctor :   And Dr. Santhose gave the solution for that
Doctor :   Please follow
Doctor :   Do you have any questions?
Doctor :   Bye
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