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Diet chart and weight loss pills for countering obesity - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   hi hru
Doctor :   Ima fine
User :   i would like to know something about weight loss pill
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   provide your age, gender, occuaption
User :   23 m medical representative
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   are you overweight or obese
User :   obese
User :   i weigh around 93 kgs and height is 166 cm
Doctor :   Kinldy provide height in feet
User :   5 feet 6 inch
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Your desirable body weight is between 56 - 62 Kgs.
Doctor :   do you have any medical disorders like thyroid
User :   nope
Doctor :   are you any drugs for any medical conditions
User :   means
Doctor :   like steroids
User :   no
Doctor :   do you have family history of obesity?
User :   no
Doctor :   There are two drugs which has been approved by FDA for weight loss
User :   which
Doctor :  
they are Sibutramine, Orlistat
User :   ok
User :   sibutramine is safe for me or not
Doctor :   According to your weigh and height your
Doctor :   You are OBESE, your BMI is 34.16
User :   yes
Doctor :   do you smoke or consume alcohol?
User :   no
User :   but alcohol sometime
Doctor :   are you on any weight loss programme
User :   no
Doctor :   are you planning to loose your weight
User :   yes
Doctor :   It's best to lose weight through a healthy diet and regular exercise.
User :   ok
User :   but im gaining day by day
Doctor :   so you need to have an healthy diet
Doctor :   if you need we can send you a diet plan on your emial
User :   yes please send it
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   confirm your email address
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   you also required to involve in some exercises
Doctor :   like walking, jogging, swimming
User :   ok
Doctor :   Weight loss drugs are given if your BMI is more than 30
User :   yes
User :   i need to know one thing
Doctor :   and if you have associated complications of diaabetes, high blood pressure etc
User :   ok
Doctor :   and if the other methods of weight loss has not worked
User :   ok
Doctor :   so first thing is suggest you to have a strict diet plan combined with exercises
User :   ok
Doctor :   can you just brief about your diet intake of the day from breakfast to dinner
User :   break fast i take poha then in lunch i take dal chapati and sabji in evening i took snck like samosa and in dinner sabji roti only
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   We will create a diet plan and send to you
Doctor :   and you can follow that
Doctor :   and you need to combine it with exercises
User :   ok sir
Doctor :   do you have any queries
User :   yes
Doctor :   Kindly procced
User :   is sibutramine is safe for me
Doctor :   The diet pills are prescribes after complate physical examaintion and doing some blood tests
User :   ok
Doctor :   Silbutramine can be given
User :   is there any test which i had to take before it
User :   ok
User :   any side effect of sibutramine
Doctor :   you need to consult a physician to know whether you are suitable for weight loss drugs
Doctor :   The side effects are increased blood pressure, head ache, dry mouth, constipation, difficulty in sleeping
User :   ok
User :   so will it be safe for me
Doctor :   that needs to be decided after examining you
Doctor :   and doing some tets
Doctor :   like checking your blood pressure, ECG, cholesterol levels, kidney function tests,liver function tets etc
User :   can u tell me about test which i had to take
Doctor :   i have mentioned above
User :   ok
User :   my bp is normal but lipid parameters are elevated
Doctor :   are you on any medications for elevelated lipds
User :   no
Doctor :   what is the values?
User :   ldl: 156 ,hdl 45, tg: 170,
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   what about cholesterol
User :   total cholestrol is about: 210
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Ther is mild elevation in your lipid values
Doctor :   did the doctor advised for diet
User :   i had never consult doctor about these
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   i suggest you to see a general physician
Doctor :   and get physically examined you
Doctor :   and get some investigations done
User :   ok
Doctor :   and decide to put on weight loss programme
User :   ok
User :   will it be possible for me to come to normal weight
Doctor :   It takes time for the weight loss
Doctor :   you should shed your weight slowly
Doctor :   Rapid weight loss alos is not good
User :   ok
Doctor :   so you nned to first get it checked
User :   ok
Doctor :   that whether you have already the complications of overweight
Doctor :   and to decide what type of weight loss will suit you
Doctor :   so that we can put you on weight loss programme
User :   ok
Doctor :   So weight loss will include sticking to a healthy diet plan, exercises and the other methods of weight loss like pills if needs
User :   ok
Doctor :   so first thing get a check up done and get the investigations doen and you can get back to us
Doctor :   with the reports
User :   ok
Doctor :   by then we will send you the diet plan
User :   ok
Doctor :   and also keep a record on daily dietary intake
User :   when will u send that
User :   sure
User :   shall i start going to gym
Doctor :   BY evening or tomorrow
User :   ok
Doctor :   Ya sure you can join the gym
User :   ok
Doctor :   or go for walking or jogging
Doctor :   start with mild exercises
User :   im doing brisk walking
User :   for 45 minutes daily
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   continue the brisk walking
User :   ok
Doctor :   Get the investiagtions prescribes
User :   ok
Doctor :   and also a thorough medical examaintion
User :   ok
Doctor :   Is there any thing else I can help you with?
Doctor :   are you there
User :   yes
Doctor :   are you there
User :   thankyou for giving suggestion thx
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User :   yes
User :   sure
Doctor :   Bye for now
Doctor :   We will send you the diet plan
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