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Cold compress - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   Hey
Doctor :   hi
User :  
I have cystic acne
Doctor :  
how can i help u
User :   And it's really bad
Doctor :  
please proceed with your query
Doctor :  
ok
User :  
I havent been to see a doctor about it
User :  
And I was wondering what you'd recommend
User :  
A cold compress
User :  
Or a hot one/
Doctor :  
ok
Doctor :  
is the acne red
Doctor :  
inflamee
User :   The pimples are yes
Doctor :  
inflamed
User :  
Not VERY inflamed
Doctor :  
where is it located
User :  
But they're bumpy
User :  
Round my nose area
Doctor :  
wats the number
User :  
number?
Doctor :  
ok
Doctor :  
is it single or multiple
User :   I have 5 right now
User :  
All round my nose and mouth area
Doctor :  
ok
Doctor :  
is your face oily
User :  
It is, yes
Doctor :  
what soap do yu use
User :  
I have a very oily complexion
Doctor :  
are yu on any medications
User :  
I don't. I've stopped using soap.
User :  
I'm only using my inhaler.
Doctor :  
are yu asthamatic
User :   Yes.

Doctor :  
is it a steroid inhaler
User :  
Erm, it's just a blue one.
User :  
And another flixotide one.
Doctor :   or asthalin inhaler
User :   I have no idea.

User :  
The blue one is just standard
User :  
And the other one is a flixotide inhaler.
Doctor :  
ok
Doctor :  
wat soap do yu use

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