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Diet and regime to over come side effects of hormonal pills - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   hello
Doctor :   please proceed with your query
User :   doc i have cyst in my left ovary of 3.5cm
Doctor :   ok
User :   but i feel vry uneasiness drowsiness gas acidity with tht medicine
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   i will help u in this
Doctor :   can i ask few Q
User :   ya
Doctor :   wats your age
User :   m 29
Doctor :   since how many days do yu have this cyst
User :   from last 3mnths
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   any other findings in the ultrasound
User :   no
User :   but the ET was 10.5
Doctor :   are your menstrual cycles regular
User :   endometrial thickness of uterus
User :   no
User :   thy were irregular
Doctor :   ok
User :   thn only i came 2 knw
Doctor :   ok
User :   doc suggested me dronis 20
Doctor :   is it once a month
User :   wht?
Doctor :   did yu have cycles every month
Doctor :   or every 2 months
Doctor :   or every 20 days
User :   i skipped one month
Doctor :   ok
User :   thn doc gave me deviry
Doctor :   ok
User :   nd said after periods cme thn start dronis 20 4m 5th day
Doctor :   ok
User :   but tht medicine didnt suit me
Doctor :   how many days do yu bleed
Doctor :   ok
User :   4-5 days
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   do yu have blood clots
Doctor :   white discharge ??
User :   like in between month
Doctor :   low back ache
User :   ya
Doctor :   ok
User :   sometimes
User :   back ache
Doctor :   even the endometial thickness is more
Doctor :   and cyst is also 3.5 cms
Doctor :   are yu on any medications for the cyst
User :   no
Doctor :   or any surgery was done
Doctor :   are yu doing serial ultrasound check up
User :   drainage was done last year
Doctor :   ok
User :   serial ultrasound?
Doctor :   was it open surgery or laproscopy
User :   it was open
Doctor :   did the doctor mention any thing like polycystic ovary
User :   milk blocked after feeding left
User :   ya she said ths
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   do yu have kids
User :   ya daughter of 2 years
Doctor :   ok
User :   anything serious
Doctor :   was any harmone profile done
User :   ya
User :   thyroid nd prolactin test was done
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   was it normal
User :   ya normal
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   was any LH or FSH done
User :   ya done
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   was it normal
User :   ya
Doctor :   are yu trying for another kid
User :   no
User :   we dont want
Doctor :   ok
User :   doc m really woried
User :   wht to do
User :   didnt get 2 knw
Doctor :   wat are yu worried about
User :   abt wh is al going on?
Doctor :   ok
User :   how cme periods become regular
Doctor :   are yu allergic to any medications
User :   nt yet til now
Doctor :   once they put yu on hormonal pills
Doctor :   your cycles become regular
User :   but dronis 20 didnt suit me
User :   there r sideeffects 4m pills
User :   like weight gain or other probs
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   do yu have any acne problems
Doctor :   thats pimples
Doctor :   or any weight gain
Doctor :   or any nausea or vomiting
User :   doc i just had tht medicine 4 three days thn i left it
Doctor :   ok
User :   i was feeling drowsiness acidity uneasiness
Doctor :   Dronis is a newer medications
User :   ya
Doctor :   and has more side effects
Doctor :   even though its a newer drugs
User :   but my friends thy take triquilar
User :   but thy dont feel anything
User :   thy r normal with tht
Doctor :   the content in triquilar and dronis
Doctor :   is diffrent
User :   ok
Doctor :   triquilar contains levonorgestrel and ethinyl estradiol
Doctor :   but dronis contain a different prepartion
Doctor :   so they are diffrent
User :   ok
User :   wht do u say is evrything ok
Doctor :   have yu done a repeat ultrasound
User :   nothing serious in ths matter
User :   no not ths month
Doctor :   yes not to worry
Doctor :   be relaced
Doctor :   relaxed
Doctor :   there is no serious problem
User :   without any side effect
Doctor :   you are just experiencing side effects of Dronis
User :   u knw m taking medicines of acidity
Doctor :   so you can stop Dronis
User :   i met gastroentitis 4 ths
Doctor :   and go for another hormonal pills
User :   the acid was cing 2 my oesophagus
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   wat medications are yu taking for acidity
User :   no m not having any other pill
User :   m taking Nexpro RD 40
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   its a good tablet for acidity
Doctor :   you can continue to take it
User :   one before bf nd din
User :   ya doc gave me for 2 weeks
Doctor :   make sure its taken 30 min before food
Doctor :   or breakfast
User :   ok
User :   i ll do tht 4m today
User :   al these r side effects of dronis20
Doctor :   yes wt gain
Doctor :   acidity
Doctor :   headache
Doctor :   irritabllity
Doctor :   pimples
User :   but thn howcme ths prob would solve if ths wil remain like ths
User :   i cannt take thn any medicine
User :   any medicine which has no side effect
Doctor :   yu can go for Femilon or
User :   doc m already 80kg
User :   dont want 2 put on more
Doctor :   let me expalin the situation for you
User :   i m trying 2 reduce but these medicines r really causing tension
Doctor :   yu need hormonal pills
Doctor :   as they also help u to overcome ovarian cyst problems
Doctor :   and also regularize your cycles
User :   but wht abt side effects?
Doctor :   are yu interested in any surgical procedure
Doctor :   like tubectomey
User :   wht is ths?
Doctor :   its a surgical procedure to avoid pregnancy
User :   i thnk ths is 4 men
Doctor :   for men its called Vasectomy
User :   but my husband remain mostly out station
Doctor :   ok
User :   nd we had intercourse hardly once in mnth or may be nt
User :   so i thnk thts not required
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   to reduce the side effects of the hormonal pills
Doctor :   yu need to take medications that contain less hormonal preparation
User :   ok
User :   like which medicine
User :   wht abt Primolut N
Doctor :   Primolut N is only for temporary basis
User :   ok
Doctor :   when some social events appear
User :   i m having bleeding 4m yesterday noon
User :   how long it ll go now
Doctor :   then to postpone the cycles
Doctor :   when did yu start your cycle
User :   yesterday noon.
Doctor :   ok
User :   ths is after leaving medicine
Doctor :   you will have your cycles for another 2-3 days
User :   after cyst periods become slow not tht flow which i used 2 have earlier
Doctor :   ok
User :   is srgery is with laser or some cut
User :   or remove ovary
Doctor :   its ideal to go for laser surgery
Doctor :   as it has less complications
Doctor :   good results
Doctor :   and fast recovery
User :   ok
User :   is it is painfull
User :   how long it ll take 2 operate
Doctor :   no they will give anesthesia and do the surgery
User :   thy cut or give stitches
User :   r just tht
Doctor :   they make smaller holes in the stomach
Doctor :   and then they insert tube in to the whole
Doctor :   the tubes are connected to camera
Doctor :   looking at the camera
Doctor :   operation is done
User :   how holes heal up?
Doctor :   they will put the stitches and close the holes
Doctor :   or opening
User :   ok
Doctor :   that will heal soon without living scar
User :   no pill without sideeffects
Doctor :   all the hormonal pills have some side effects
User :   how long i need 2 taek the pills
User :   cannt i take tht triquilar
Doctor :   yes you can take triquilar
User :   bcz my friends r ok with tht
Doctor :   but only after examination with lady doc
User :   ok
User :   ok
Doctor :not to worry
Doctor :   be relaxed
User :   ok
Doctor :   your problems are not serious
User :   frankly speaking m tensed
Doctor :   they are only the side effects
User :   u knw i had tht breast operation done
Doctor :   be relaxed not go get tensed and stressed
User :   i went 2 hospital for 2 mnths r dressing
User :   had abad time
Doctor :   wat breast opertion are you taking about
User :   it got operted last year
User :   now its al rite
Doctor :   for wat
User :   it was incision nd drainage
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   was it breast abscess
User :   milk blocked ,a lump formed nd puss formation
User :   ya
User :   it was horreble experience
Doctor :   ok
User :   thn i decided not 2 have another kid
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   now how are yu feeling
User :   m gud now with tht
Doctor :   thats good to hear
User :   but new other probs r there
Doctor :   like
User :   cyst
User :   irregular periods
User :   acidity
Doctor :   cyst not to worry on that
Doctor :  
its already aspirated
User :   ok
Doctor :   and irregular cycles
Doctor :   and also for cyst
Doctor :   hormonal pills are ideal
User :   ok
Doctor :   for acidity problem i will give you some diet tips
Doctor :   Restrict refined products such as flour (maida) and its products such as bread, noodles, macaronis and pastas in regular diet
Doctor :   Restrict fat and cholesterol rich foods.
User :   ya plz do
Doctor :   Limit salt intake
Doctor :   Do not skip meals
Doctor :   Have regular meal timings
User :   ok
Doctor :   Drink plenty of water (10 to 12 glasses) in a day
Doctor :   Exercise regularly. Do brisk walking at least for 20-40 minutes in a day
User :   is walk gud for me
User :   ok
User :   ok
Doctor :   Eat plenty of vegetables, fruits, and grain products like wheat.
Doctor :   yes waking is good for you
User :   can i have brown bread
User :   once a day
Doctor :   need to walk for 20 mins daily for atleast 4 days in a week
Doctor :   yes yu can have brown bread
User :   doc said stop drinking milk
Doctor :   yes milk contain more fat
User :   lime juice
User :   ok
Doctor :   but skimmed milk is good as its less fat
Doctor :   lime juice will worsen your acidity
User :   ok
Doctor :   not to take in empty stomach
Doctor :   can take after food
Doctor :   Double your intake of fruits and vegetable
User :   can i drink simple water early mor empty stomach
Doctor :   yes yu can
Doctor :   reduce oily and spicy foods
User :   ok
Doctor :   reduce salty foods also
User :   ok
Doctor :   please fill the feed back form and comment box
User :   thanx a lot
User :   4 making me feel comfortable nd relaxed
Doctor :   yes yu need be mentally strong
User :   yes m relaxed
Doctor :   have yu filled the feedbackform
User :   yap i had filled it
Doctor :   thank you
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting HealthcareMagic. Bye for now. Please refer your friends to our service.
User :   bye
Doctor :   bye take care
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