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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   hi
User :   i have allergic cold problem
User :   helloo anyone there?
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   what symptoms do yoiu have
User :   whenever i eat some cold stuffs or drink mild cold water i get sneezing after 10 to 15 mins and all cold symptoms starts immediately like sore throat first and then block nosed
User :   this problem is from the last 6 months
Doctor :   do you have allergies to cold, dust pollen
Doctor :   smoke
Doctor :   etc
User :   i am not allergic to dust pollen and smoke but ya i have a habbit of chewing gutkha
User :   when i have that gutkha my nose starts tinkling for sneezing
Doctor :   So its obvious that the gutkha is causing the problem
User :   but still if i stop having the gutkha the symptoms continous why so?
Doctor :   The gutkha can cause the after effects
User :   so how can i be treated from this allergy
Doctor :   You can only avoid from the allergen causing you teh symptoms
Doctor :   and if symptoms come up you have to take the sympotmatic treatment
User :   so will the cold go away for ever if i take the treatment?
Doctor :   No
Doctor :   thats why i say that you have to avoid the allergen
Doctor :   the one which is causing you the symptoms
User :   ya i will definately avoid the allergen
Doctor :   thats the only way
User :   but if i am avoiding the allergen i.e; gutkha and still if i consume some cold stuffs i get the cold immediately so for that what should i do?
Doctor :   so the cold is the allegen that
Doctor :   then
User :   means i have to avoid all the cold consuming stuffs
Doctor :   Yes
Doctor :   You got it right
User :   can't this be treated with homeapathy?
Doctor :   I donthave info about that
Doctor :   Ok
User :   can you suggest me a good multivitamin?
Doctor :   thanks for cnsulting
Doctor :   You can take Reconia
Doctor :   tablet
Doctor :   once a day
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Bye
User :   ok bye thanks
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