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Diet and medication for weight gain - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you?
User :   good afternoon sir
Doctor :   good afternoon
User :   sir i am under weight want to gain weight
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Weight and Height: Dependents: Yes/ No.
User :   Age 31, Gender - Male, Occupation - Computer Engineer, Marital Status- Maried, Height -5' 4"
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   and weight?
User :   weight - 40kgs
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Do you have any other health problems?
User :   no sir
Doctor :   Do you smoke or chew tobacco/drink alcohol/Any illicit drugs/ betel nut chewing? If yes how much/how often and how long?
User :   nothing...
Doctor :   i suggest that you start taking a nutritious diet
Doctor :   you should eat more proteins and carbohydrates
Doctor :   take more eggs, soya, milk
Doctor :   whole milk should be taken
Doctor :   take several small meals instead of few large meals
Doctor :   you are almost 20 kg underweight
Doctor :   you should eat more whole nuts like groundnut and almonds
Doctor :   avoid outside and junk food as they just add up empty calories
Doctor :   are you there?
User :   i feel vomitting at the time when i take breakfast. So, i can't eat a single peice of bread
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   since when are you feeling this way?
User :   one or two years before
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   was there any health problem then?
User :   some one suggest me that this is the problem of bile juices?
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   did you get yourself examined by a doctor?
User :   is it related to liver?
Doctor :   are you having any problem now?
User :   many times...
Doctor :   like cough, fever, jaundice
User :   no...
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   how are your stools?
Doctor :   are they regular?
User :   yes stools are regular...
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   is there any pain in the abdomen?
User :   no...
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   do you have good apetite?
User :   sir my digestion is not good...
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   what do you feel?
Doctor :   is there any foul smell in your stools?
Doctor :   any gas problem/
User :   yes i have gas problem
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   it may be due to malabsorption
Doctor :   it can cause these symptoms
Doctor :   i suggest that you visit a gastroenterologist
User :   what is this sir?
Doctor :   also i suggest that you get a Complete Health Checkup
Doctor :   this is a condition where the intestines are not able to absorb food properly
Doctor :   it can occur due to many reasons
Doctor :   once the cause is found it can be corrected
Doctor :   with appropriate medicines
Doctor :   also get the Complete Health Checkup done
Doctor :   as you are 30 +
Doctor :   its essential
User :   sir i heard about weight gain capsules is it safe?
Doctor :   i can give you some capsiules but it is better to get yourself evaluated once
Doctor :   if the malabsorption problem can be ruled out
Doctor :   is anyone in your family diabetic?
Doctor :   i suggest you get the checkup done and visit a gastroenterologist
User :   no...
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   i suggest you get the tests done at a good diagnostic centre
Doctor :   THYROCARE is reputable.
User :   ok
Doctor :   you can look up the nearest site
Doctor :   also i suggest to follow the diet i advised
Doctor :   eat home food as much as possible
User :   ok
Doctor :   pls confirm your details
User :   sir any suggestion about special food?
Doctor :   i suggest more protein n your diet
Doctor :   eggs, soya, lean meat
Doctor :   dal, whole milk
Doctor :   bananas
Doctor :   eat jaggery instead of sugar
Doctor :   eat small portions at frequent intervals
Doctor :   you can add a little desi ghee to your diet
Doctor :   to enhance the nutrition value
Doctor :   you can also use GNC PP WEIGHT GAINER 1850-DUTCH CHOCOLATE
Doctor :   available in Strawberry, banana flavors and Vanilla flavors
Doctor :   Mix 3 cups (400g) into 700 ml of cold water or 2% reduced-fat milk. Blend throughly until dissolved.
Doctor :   for 1-2 months
Doctor :   this is a natural, supplement for weight gain
Doctor :   also try to exercise regularly as it helps build and strengthen your muscles
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User :   i will contact you after checkup...
Doctor :   ok
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User :   thank you very much sir...
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