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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you
Doctor :   Are you there?
User :   hello doctor
User :   am having cough
Doctor :   Ok.
Doctor :   Since when are you having this.
User :   three days
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Dependants: Yes/No
User :   saturday evening
User :   on wards
User :   dependants yes
User :   age 26. gender male
User :   occupation executive
User :   marital unmarried
Doctor :   Is it dry or you have been producing any Sputum or Phlegm with the cough
User :   first it was dry for one and a half day
Doctor :   Ok.
User :   now tehre is some sputum
Doctor :   is it watery or sticky or thick.
User :   sticky And thick
Doctor :   What color is it and does it have any red tinge to it.
User :   it is whitish yellow
Doctor :   ok.
Doctor :   any other symptoms other than this.
Doctor :   do you smoke or have any other habits..
User :   neck pain
Doctor :   Since 3 days.
User :   no smoking
Doctor :   Please fill this form I send, While I type the necessary information, and do inform me when done.
User :   two days
User :   do send
Doctor :   Please take ASCORIL -D 10 ml Three times a day
User :   what is ascoril?
Doctor :   and if the trouble persists for more than 3 days of commencing treatment then youwillneed antibiotics.
Doctor :   Cough Syrup.
User :   but does it have side effects?
Doctor :   Mild Dizziness and GI discomfort.
Doctor :   Avoid driving or any heavy machinary.
Doctor :   As long as you are using this Syrup.
User :   ok and will my neck pain go?
Doctor :   could be due to that same viral illness that you have an should settle down..
User :   ok thank you
Doctor :   bye for Now.
Doctor :   Have youfilled the Feed back form that i sent.
User :   thanks once more
User :   there was only one question in it
Doctor :   Tell Me.
User :   How did you find teh service or some such
Doctor :   I Did not get you?
User :   i said in the feedback i was asked only one question which i answered
Doctor :   ok..
User :   i'll try ascoril thanks so much
Doctor :   Ok fine Bye for now.
User :   bye
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