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Cure for asthma and allergy - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   Hi
Doctor :   HI
Doctor :   I am Dr.xxxx
User :   My wife now facing Allergy, Asthma problem last 2 years
User :   I was visit to 2 /3 times Appolo Hospital
Doctor :   ok
User :   but not curable 100%
Doctor :   Ok
User :   after 2/3 months it repeate again again
User :   so i want to know there is any latest medicine or some latest treatment on it
User :   then i should able to reduce this asthmatic problem
User :   Or any Allergy, Asthma and Chest Centre in bangalore could you refer me
User :   Pls provide me some suggestion on it
Doctor :   You have to understand that Allergy and Asthma are uncurable you have to try methods to be away from allergy
User :   Appllo hospital they provide us some medicine like
User :   Famitide Inhales 400mg
Doctor :   Ok
User :   and some tablet like
User :   T ABphylline 100mg
Doctor :   yeah
User :   T medvrol 16mg
Doctor :   Do not rely on tablets
User :   for one month
Doctor :   They help only when you have allergy
Doctor :   not to prevent them
User :   so it was fine for 2/ 3 months
User :   again that allergy repeating
User :   So pls provide us any Allergy, Asthma and Chest Centre there i could be diaglonesis properly with latest tech & treatment
User :   Yes only that time that medicines are helpful
User :   i we need proper diaglonesis
User :   but where?
Doctor :   Diagnosis is probably done
Doctor :   correctly
Doctor :   Treatment is also good
Doctor :   But there are few thing you have to understand
User :   But i think that which type of allergics
User :   alien asthma or its may be broncitics
User :   i have doubt
User :   bcz they told me this is the primary stage of asthma
Doctor :   Ok any tests done
User :   blood test done
User :   Pulmonary Function test
User :   Haematology Test
User :   Microbiology[Blood culture & sensitivities]
Doctor :   Let me explain you completely in summary
Doctor :   You should not worry abiout the diagnosis right now
Doctor :   whether it is allergy , allergic asthma, Allergic bronchitis
User :   Earliear we had stay at chandigarh but there my wife was fine but here she is facing this problem
User :   Yes
User :   I have doubt
Doctor :   yes few climates are like this
Doctor :   in Bangalore
User :   OK
Doctor :   you have such problems
User :   NO
Doctor :   you just have to find out the allergens causing the problem
User :   I am OK, but only my wife has
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   This is very common
Doctor :   one of them has as they are genetically predisposed
User :   Doctor report as Mild Asthma & Allergics
Doctor :   You have to learn to live preventing the allergens
Doctor :   The treatment is the same
User :   how i can extend my discussion
Doctor :   and the management is preventionof allergen
Doctor :   Recharge it
User :   Hi
User :   R U THERE?
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   So, there are certain patch tests done by doctors
Doctor :   to know what are the allergies that cause these episodes of asthma or rhinitis
User :   so pls let me know where can i diagnosis properly or this is ok
Doctor :   By these tests the probable allergens can be detected and they can be eliminated
Doctor :   This is OK
User :   Mild Asthma any dangerous
Doctor :   Not really
User :   she is not now feeling well every time face cold & cough
User :   and blocked nose
User :   What should we do?
User :   If env is sunny then it is ok
Doctor :   At the first symptom like cold or cough or throat irritation , you have to be indoors,
Doctor :   Use humidifier in the room
User :   but in case of rainy she will facing problem
Doctor :   Keep the environment around you warm
Doctor :   Steam inhalations 4 to 5 times a day
User :   k
User :   and any medicine can you ref
Doctor :   Take your doctors antiallergy medicine
User :   she also taking Montac LC
User :   daily one tab at night
Doctor :   Ok continue that
Doctor :   This is latest medicine
User :   & continuing Fomitide 200 - two puffs two times
Doctor :   Ok, you can
User :   but now she is not facing breathing problem not much
User :   but facing cough & block nose
User :   so it is difficult to breath by nose
User :   What should she do?
Doctor :   Yes
Doctor :   Put Otrivin solution, one drop in each nostril when it is blocked
Doctor :   Best would be steam inhalation with Vicks vaporub
User :   Also continuing Otrivin Nasal drop
User :   but it should be headac side effect
Doctor :   Then only Vicks
Doctor :   inhalations
User :   Ohoo
User :   but thats are not working
Doctor :   It will work
Doctor :   You are not doing it properly
User :   These medicine have any side effect if she takes it long term
Doctor :   Nothing in this world is better than vicks inhalations for blocked nose
User :   Mean Montac LC or Famitides
Doctor :   Montac is ok
Doctor :   Famitides you have can ask your treating doctor
User :   But she felt some periodic problem
User :   after taking these medicine
User :   Instead of Fomtide any other medicine could you ref
Doctor :   No
Doctor :   Periods can be delayed or missed when using such medicines
Doctor :   That is normal
User :   Any other tab
Doctor :   They resume after some time
User :   OK thanks
Doctor :   use Sinarest VASOCAPS
Doctor :   in the hanky
Doctor :   when she has blocked nose
User :   Ohaaa
User :   OK good Sir
User :   thanks for your suitable suggestion
Doctor :   USe vicks, sinarest,
Doctor :   Otirivin alternatingly
Doctor :   so that she has effective
Doctor :   treatment
User :   If we should go for one year from your site how is it possible
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