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Dry lips - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
User :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you?
User :   my lips become dry after every 5-10 min even if i apply lip gel
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   For health purposes I need this information--Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: User :   married

Doctor :   ok
User :   26,M,SE,

Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   since when are you having this?
User :   last 3-5 years

Doctor :   ok
Doctor :  

Personal History

Do you smoke or chew tobacco/drink alcohol/Any illicit drugs/ betel nut chewing? If yes how much/how often?

User :   no i dont
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Have you seen a doctor/
Doctor :   are you there?
User :   no
Doctor :   ok
User :   i am using lipgel only
Doctor :   do you have any other illness?
Doctor :   like high Bp , high sugar, asthma?
User :   no

Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   are you allergic to some thing that you can remember?
User :   frequently i am getting pimples

Doctor :   ok
User :   and i am using IRON tab
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   since when ?
User :   my HB % is less
User :   last 2 months i am taking tabs
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   was the cause of lom Hb determined?
User :   lom means?

Doctor :   i meant low
User :   k

User :   s
Doctor :   what was that?
User :   around 10.1% i think
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   did you meet a doctor regarding this?
User :   s
User :   he suggest the IRON tabs
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   are the lips cracked?
User :   some times and skin is comming out

Doctor :   ok
User :   like wrappers
Doctor :   the causes of dry lips could be allergies
Doctor :   infection
Doctor :   drugs
Doctor :   a number of medical problems
User :   k
Doctor :   you can follow this
Doctor :   Rest a wet, warm flannel over your lips to soften up the skin
User :   flannel means?
Doctor :   a strip of cloth or something like that
User :   k
Doctor :   Remove after 30 seconds, and apply a layer of petroleum jelly onto your lips. Leave to sink in for three to four minutes
User :   k
Doctor :   Using your warm flannel once more, gently rub away the excess petroleum jelly. This will also serve to peel away any loose skin.
User :   k

Doctor :   Finish with an application of lip balm
User :   can u suggest some petroleum jelly medicine name
Doctor :   if these steps do not help then its time for you to meet your doctor
User :   k
Doctor :   you can continue using the one that you are using
User :   k
Doctor :   have i answered your query?
User :   s
Doctor :   please fill this and say when done
User :   done
Doctor :   is there any thing else that i can help you?
User :   u mean pet gel and lip balm r same
Doctor :   pet gel this
Doctor :   under stand this
User :   s

Doctor :   are you there
Doctor :   ?
User :   s
Doctor :   ok
User :   s
User :   how frequently can i apply lip bam
Doctor :   once a day should be fine
User :   and how many times a day can i do this procedure
Doctor :   twice aday
User :   k
User :   can u suggest a doctor
User :   if this is not workout i will consult a doctor
Doctor :   in which part do you stay?
User :  
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   YYYY@YYYY

Mobile : 0000
Doctor :   please confirm your details
User :   correct

Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   One of our doctors will get back to you soon with all the relevant details.
User :   k

Doctor :   Thanks for consulting Health care magic. Bye for now.
User :   Thanks

User :   bye
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