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Fever and drowsiness - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   hi doctor...
Doctor :   Hi
User :   For the past four days, im having fever
Doctor :   I would request you to wait for 5 mins

Doctor :  
before proceeding
User :   ok
Doctor :  
as there are a few patients I am chatting to already
User :   Doctor, can i proceed?

Doctor :  
Sure
Doctor :  
Thanks for the patience
User :   no probs
Doctor :   Do you have any other symptoms?

User :   after some control over fever for last one day, i am feeling little drowsy doctor
Doctor :   Ok

Doctor :  
Have you taken any medication?
User :   yah im on crocin for first one and half day

Doctor :  
Ok
User :  
and now im on mahacef xl 200mg n alerid cold
Doctor :  
Yes, it is a good antibiotic
Doctor :   When did you start on Mahacef?

Doctor :  
Are you there?
User :  
yah
Doctor :  
Ok
User :  
today morning i completed my fourth dose
User :   that is fourth tablet

Doctor :   Ok

Doctor :  
How are you feeling now?
User :   fever is controlle doctor, but im feeling little drowsy and something going in my head

Doctor :  
Take this antibiotic without break for 5 days
Doctor :   along with paracetamol

User :   i think this feeling is because of this high power antibiotic....... right

Doctor :  
Drowsiness is there beccause you need more rest
User :   im eating enough but im feeling weak... why doctor?

Doctor :   You will need to sleep more

Doctor :  
Rest is essential
Doctor :  
during infection
Doctor :  
Your body is signalling the same
User :   ok

Doctor :   So follow the same

Doctor :  
You should see yourself back to normal in another 2-3 days
User :   thank you doctor
Doctor :  
Is there any thing else I can help you with?
Doctor :   Please fill the feedback form say done when done.
Doctor :   Sorry for the waiting time
User :   We r habituated with waiting at doctor's office..........

Doctor :  
No
User :  
thats not a big problem
Doctor :  
Here that should not happen
User :  
im just joking doctor
Doctor :  
Today there were a lot of your colleagues as well
Doctor :  
So, kindly excuse
User :  
ok
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting HealthcareMagic. Bye for now. Please refer your friends to our service.
Doctor :   Update your account with the mobile no.
User :   what type of food habits change my day joshful, doctor???
User :   in this regard, im asking

Doctor :   Take a normal healthy diet

Doctor :  
With adequate rest
Doctor :  
Illness, one has to suffer a bit
Doctor :  
temporarily
Doctor :  
So, rest will take care of it
Doctor :  
I hope you are not feeling bad about the response
Doctor :  
Are you there?
User :   yah

User :   ok

Doctor :  
Ok
Doctor :  
Is there anything else you want to ask?
User :  
yah, i hav one more problem?
User :  
can i ask?
Doctor :   Sure

User :   i hav been suffering with some gastric problem probably for the past three years

User :  
i didnt take any medicine in this regard n never consult a doctor
Doctor :   Ok

Doctor :  
Take Rantac 150 mg daily 2 times 1 hour before food
Doctor :  
for 1 month
User :   thats enough

Doctor :  
Also start walking after your fever clears
Doctor :  
That should be sufficient for now
Doctor :  
Also dietary part
Doctor :  
Avoid high spicy/sour foods
User :   Doctor, i forgot to tell you that i walk more doctor

Doctor :   Ok

Doctor :  
Do you get burps?
Doctor :   Means very much I mean

User :   burps means....
User :  
i walk atleast 6km per a day
Doctor :   Reflux problem

User :   initially it was good, now im feeling some sounds while sitting
User :  
u mean?
Doctor :  
Food coming to mouth
User :   exactly, sometimes it happend

Doctor :   Ok

Doctor :  
Walking should help in this regard
User :  
ok
Doctor :  
Do smoke and/or drink?
Doctor :  
you there?
User :  
yah
Doctor :  
Ok
Doctor :  
your answer to smoking and drinking
User :  
no no, i dont
Doctor :   Fine

Doctor :   Go with Rantac
Doctor :  
and come back after 1 month
Doctor :  
It will take some time
Doctor :  
to see results
User :  
but i eat spicy foods..... anyway i leave
Doctor :  
Means 1 month for this problem
Doctor :  
Other than that you are always welcome
Doctor :  
Avoid spicy foods
Doctor :  
They are culprits for Gastric problems
User :   doctor, why im feeling bowel fulls most of the time?

Doctor :  
Decrease both the extent of spice and also the frequency of intake
Doctor :   It can be due to gaseous distension

Doctor :  
or constipation
Doctor :  
Both are related as well
Doctor :   Are you getting it?

User :   yah

Doctor :  
Ok
Doctor :   I hope you are clarified with the issue
User :   i think it is not constipation, coz i could discharge something not more
Doctor :   Ok

Doctor :  
Gaseous distension will come down with Rantac
User :  
ok
Doctor :  
So, follow it for 1 month from today
Doctor :  
and get back to me
User :  
sure doctor
Doctor :  
Thanks for consulting HealthcareMagic. Bye for now. Please refer your friends to our service.
User :   i'll contact u soon......... bye

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