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Diagnosed with typhoid,treatment,forgetfulness - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   hi
User :   Gud evening Doctor
Doctor :   PLEASE proceed with your query
User :   I was having cold,cough and breathing pbms for last 2 months
Doctor :   ok
User :   yday night I gt fever
Doctor :   may i know ur age?
User :   SO went to Dr and had sme blood tests done
User :   28
User :   In the result, it was showing that SALMONELLA TYPHI "O" -- POSITIVE --- 1:80 Dilution
Doctor :   did u get the results ?
Doctor :   ok
User :   is it typhoid
Doctor :   the titre indicates, it could be typhoid
User :   Dr has prescribed SAFPOD 200
Doctor :   ok
User :   is it good to start medication nw itself..?
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   it is a good medicine
User :   ok
User :   so what are all the other things that needs to be taken care... I m having a baby who is 1.2 yrs old
Doctor :   also for your cold, you can try some steam inhalation, salt water gargling
Doctor :   ok
User :   ok
Doctor :   there is no such precautions, as such
User :   I was feeling very much tired and leg discomfort from last 15-20 days
User :   My Haemoglobin level is 14.0
Doctor :   keep, the baby away from the resp secretions
Doctor :   thats a good levels
User :   ok
User :   WBC COUNT TC is showing 0000..
Doctor :   thats normal too
Doctor :   do you have any running nose, and nasal blockage ?
User :   nw i m having mild nasal blockage
Doctor :   try some clarinex or claritin for that
User :   ok
Doctor :   robitussin , will help you if you have cough
User :   ok
Doctor :   if it does not subside in 2 -3 days, you may need antibiotics
User :   ok
User :   So as of nw I should take only SAFPOD for fever right...
Doctor :   yes
User :   paracetomol is not required right...?
Doctor :   no not needed
User :   Doctor has prescribed Saffpod for 5 days 1*2(10 tabs)
Doctor :   follow the advise for the cold, and you will be fine
User :   ok
Doctor :   thats ok
User :   so after 5 days shuld I again get it checked..?
Doctor :   and keep your self hydrated
User :   and can I go for job from monday onwards...?
Doctor :   please check the widal trst once after 2 weeks
User :   ok
Doctor :   yes, if you are not having any symptoms
User :   While doing work I m feeling very much tired... is it due to less haemoglobin level...?
Doctor :   your hB levels are normal and good
Doctor :   may i know where you stay?
Doctor :   ok
User :   I am allergetic to some dusts
Doctor :   if u have any body pain, take ibuprofen
Doctor :   it will be good for you
User :   So suddenly sneeing will happen.. then leads to runny nose and finally breating difficulty
User :   My neighbor also having same problem
Doctor :   for allergy, try some antihistamines like cetrizine
User :   ok
Doctor :   which can prevent symptoms
User :   Is it good to take some energy drinks to reduce my tiredness..?
Doctor :   no not needed
Doctor :   have some good food that will be ok'
User :   ok
User :   Here all the vegetables and fruits comes with heavy pesticides ... what we can do in this regard..?
Doctor :   wash it well
Doctor :   with water
Doctor :   maintain hygiene
Doctor :   have you followed my advice?
User :   ya
User :   Thank you Doctor
User :   Nw I days I m facing memory problem...
Doctor :   what do u mean by that
Doctor :   ?
User :   I am forgetting things much faster..
Doctor :   give me some examples ?
User :   like I m a computer engineer... i m forgetting the commands which i had used several times...
Doctor :   ok
User :   and some other regukar things which planned in the morning.... but while coming at evening i might forget it...
Doctor :   do u forget the day, place of residence, etc?
Doctor :   thats usual thing, nothing to worry about
Doctor :   just manage your stress, and u will be fine
Doctor :   that is seen in most people under work stress
User :   sme times i face that I can speak in english fluently... bt sme times I feel that it is not coming up correctly
Doctor :   u need to make a note in yoUR PDA or cell phone
Doctor :   so that u are reminded
User :   ok
User :   and sme times I get angry very fast
Doctor :   you will need to relax and try to manage your stress
User :   ok
User :   and now I m having body weight around 90 kg and height 5.9... The main thing is that I m not taking that much food
User :   Sure doctor
Doctor :   I dont mean to work out for weight loss
User :   ok
Doctor :   it is needed even for mental and physical well being
User :   Ok...
Doctor :   workout increases endorphins and then causes a sense of well being
User :   Since i m hvng the cold and breathing pbms for last 2 months... i was havng a doubt of pnuemonia...
User :   nw no need to be concerend about that right...?
Doctor :   any chest pain, cough, etc ?
Doctor :   its not needed
User :   while heavy cough..
Doctor :   to be worried
Doctor :   i hope ur problem has been solved
User :   Thank you Doctor... Your Advice is a real help....
Doctor :   please remember to leave your feedback while you log out
User :   I am relaxed also
User :   Sure Doctor
Doctor :   have a good night

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