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Alcoholic acid peptic disease - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Answered : 37 Questions
Doctor :   hi
User :   hi there
Doctor :  
are you there
User :   i was talking to a doctor before, i dont know if you can bring up the text
Doctor :   i am the same doctor
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ok
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yes
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are you there
User :   yes
User :   wow thats briiliant
User :   i think we got to you telling me on what to do
User :   so will this ever go away?
Doctor :   we will continue
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in between if you have any quiry feel free to ask
User :   ok great
Doctor :   so one glass of milk everyday night will do lot of good
User :   really ok
User :   any type skimmed full?
Doctor :   skimmed
User :   ok
Doctor :  
and head end of your bed to be raised
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atleast for a month or two
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it will help your food pipe to regain its function
User :   ok
User :   sounds helpful
Doctor :  
which is one of the cause of vomitting
Doctor :  
ok then low spices
User :   low spices
Doctor :  
low oil and fat
User :   so no curry etc
User :   ok
Doctor :  
i mean low not to stop
User :   ok
Doctor :  
then similarly fat and oil
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fruits and cereal to the requirement
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and avoid burping if you have the habbit
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early morning jog or walk
User :   ok
Doctor :  
will reduce the tension relax the mind
User :   i need a bit of a life change it seems
Doctor :  
helps in reducing acid production
Doctor :  
es
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and
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you should buy these medications
User :   ok
Doctor :  
syp. mucaine gel
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to be taken three times daily after food
User :   can i get at the chemist? and how long should i take it for
Doctor :   yes atleast for one to two month
User :   ok
User :   and will these alcohol effect go away, or will they always be there?
User :   for example if i stopped drinking for two months, and then lowered what i drunk
Doctor :   it will take time to heal and if its given
Doctor :  
it will go away but preventing its recurrence will be in your hand
User :   ok
User :   where can i buy mucaine gell from
Doctor :   in which city are you in
User :   birmingham , uk
Doctor :  
ok then you will get it in the chemist
User :   ok
User :   just ask over the counter
Doctor :  
if not available in the name you can ask for sucrafil syrup
User :   ok
Doctor :  
and then tablet Ranitidine 150mg two times daily for a month
User :   hopefully i'll be able to get some
Doctor :  
this will actually suffice
Doctor :  
but if not then you should consult a near by doctor because it could be an infection
Doctor :   and it will require a course of antibiotics
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which you need an prescription
User :   ok but i should try your way first?
User :   for a few months?
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yes
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and of it is better to do an lft
Doctor :  
liver function test
User :   sorry?
User :   its better to do a liver function test
Doctor :  
liver function test
Doctor :   to know that your liver is fine ok
Doctor :  
it is an blood test
User :   i should have one. or wait to see if it clears?
Doctor :  
if one is there its fine to do and get assured its fine
User :   at the doctors
Doctor :   any diagnostics also fine
User :   how do i do this text
User :   test*
Doctor :   early morning fasting blood sample is taken and done in the lab
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if the require a prescription
User :   i have to go to the doctors for this then
Doctor :   In Uk if they require the prescription then you should
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because in many other countries
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it is done in the labs if said the has said to do
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that is orally the doc's name and the test
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i have very less idea about Uk's regulation
User :   ok well ill take you advice first and see how it works
Doctor :  
ok
User :   hopefully i can get that gell over here?
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :  
the gel is a syrup ok
User :   sure
Doctor :   and to be taken after food
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5ml
User :   sure
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and the tablet twice before food
Doctor :  
and remember to slowly increase the spices to an optimum level
Doctor :   when the symptoms reduces
User :   sure
User :   in terms of weight, you say im overwieght
User :   can you recommend and healthy diets?
Doctor :  
yes
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fruits , vegetables 4 days a week
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meat and fish twice a week
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egg & milk daily
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pulses & cereals optimum
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avoid junk fruits
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avoid packed foods with preservatives
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fast food avoid
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fried items just for taste
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not more
User :   ok great
User :   and my conditon is called acid peptic?
Doctor :   yes your history suggest it
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and never miss your meals
User :   ok
Doctor :  
if you follow these that will be sufficient
User :   thats brilliant thanks very much
Doctor :  
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Doctor :   are you there
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