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Feeling tired, sleepy due to hirsuitism, harmonal imbalance - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Thyroid Problem and Hormonal Problems
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   hi
Doctor :   please proceed with your query
User :   2days back i spoke to you
Doctor :   yes , please tell me
User :   still i feel very much tired.
User :   droise
Doctor :   please give me a couple of mins so that i read the previous chat we had
User :   i have PCO's
Doctor :   ya i read it now
Doctor :   i had asked you to do some exercise
User :   Im doing
User :   aerobics
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   when did you start it
User :   1month back
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   what are the complaints presently you have ?
User :   feeling very much tired, sleeply
User :   no mood for anything
Doctor :   ok , i had asked you to check with the thyroid levels , have you done any tests after we spoke ?
User :   i need to get it done, my doctor has giving list of it, yet to go
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   i suggest you wait for the tests
User :   ok
Doctor :   if the thyroid is the reason you may have to re start medicines
Doctor :   do you have constipation , hair loss , etc ?
User :   constipation is now under control
User :   hair loss no
Doctor :   ok
User :   have more hair growth on face
Doctor :   yes , that is common in PCOD
User :   ok
Doctor :   due to the hormonal imbalance
Doctor :   this is called as hirsutism
User :   ok
Doctor :   so , we need to wait for results
Doctor :   get them done
User :   ok.
Doctor :   i also suggest get the blood test for anemia as well
Doctor :   hemoglobin test
User :   heomoglobin is good. 11
Doctor :   ok
User :   i have rich iron content food
Doctor :   we expect hemoglobin to be more than 12 in females
User :   ok.
User :   but it is not bad rite?
Doctor :   it is low
User :   ok
Doctor :   it needs to be brought up to 12
Doctor :   hence you are feeling tired
Doctor :   just repeat it and check for new values
User :   ok
Doctor :   you may need good diet rich in iron and iron suplements for next 3 months
User :   ok
User :   iron tablets im having
Doctor :   when did you staat them ?
Doctor :   start*
User :   1- 1.5month over
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   it should be continued for another 2 months
User :   ok
User :   for tired currently can i take any thing
Doctor :   you could get back to me with reports
User :   ok
Doctor :   you can take good amount of fluids
Doctor :   eat small meals and frequently
User :   ok
User :   i started it
Doctor :   fluids like juices will give instant energy
User :   im nt feeling hungry now
Doctor :   and have good meals , have on time
User :   ook
Doctor :   have soups , it will increase the apetite
User :   9-11-2-4-9
Doctor :   you may carry glucose biscuits
User :   ok
Doctor :   you could have them when you feel tired
Doctor :   but eat in moderation as biscuits can cause some constipation
Doctor :   did you follow my suggestions ?
Doctor :   are you with me ?
Doctor :   it seems that you are not responding
Doctor :   i may have to close the chat window
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Doctor :   thanks for consulting me
Doctor :   good day
Doctor :   take care
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