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Avoiding soft cushions suggested for neck pain - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   my problem is like i have neck pain (Mainly behind my neck)
User :   due to that some times i feel like fainting
Doctor :   Ok
User :   can u please assist me how to over come this
Doctor :   May I know your age?
Doctor :   Since when are you having these symptoms?
User :   i am 28 years old
User :   for past 1 month i am having this problem
Doctor :   Can you describe the type of pain that you have?
Doctor :   Did you sustain an injury?
User :   no injury
Doctor :   Do you have history of on and off giddiness?
Doctor :   Do you feel the pain increases with movement of neck?
User :   some times when pain increase i feel off giddiness
Doctor :   Ok
User :   exact place wher i am getting pain is both left and right side
Doctor :   Do you feel the pain in radiating to the limbs/arm and forearm?
User :   no this some times extends till shoulder and my back
Doctor :   any history of diabetes or high blood pressure?
User :   when i checked 3 months back i was having BP
Doctor :   are you with me?
Doctor :   what was the bp reading?
User :   140
Doctor :   normal bp is measured as 120/80
Doctor :   can you tell me in this way
User :   140/90 i think
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   are you on any medications?
User :   no actually doctor told that to control food
Doctor :   ok
User :   Actually i went to doctor for health checkup he was checking the blood pressure and told this is initial stage so you can control in you food
Doctor :   do you also have back pain too?
User :   yes i have back pain also
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   do you smoke?
User :   no i wont
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   i would want to suggest that you can take pain killers when you feel pain
Doctor :   apart from that
User :   ok
User :   can you suggest the pain killer name. do you mean tablet or some spray kind of thing
Doctor :   you need to make sure you adopt the right posture at work
User :   ok
Doctor :   you could go for VOLINI spray or ointment for local application
Doctor :   and take Tab.DOLO 500 mg for pain
User :   ok
User :   ok
User :   thanks a lot
Doctor :   did i answer your questions?
Doctor :   any other questions for me to help you?
User :   same thing i can apply for back pain also right
Doctor :   yes, same treatment for it
Doctor :   avoid soft cushions
Doctor :   lie flat on hard mattress
User :   ok
Doctor :   anda void twp wheelers for some time
Doctor :   avoid two wheelers*
User :   ok
Doctor :   are there any more questions?
User :   thanks a lot for your help. i will follow this and will contact you later
Doctor :   thanks, pleasure here
Doctor :   sure
User :   ok bye
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