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Gastric, digestion not proper, farting, constipation, - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   Please type your query here. Since this query is directed to our panel of specialists and super-specialists, please mention your problem in as much detail as possible. Do not forget to highlight your Age, Gender, Medical History and Treatment History of the problem you are facing.
Doctor :   Hi
User :   I'm suffering from gastric from last so many years.
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   may i know your age and gender ?
User :   31 m
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   since how many years do you have this problem ?
User :   earlier my digestive system was good but now a days it is becoming week
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   can u elaborate on this ?
User :   last 10 years i say
Doctor :   ok
User :   whatever i had it is not getting digest properly
Doctor :   ok
User :   if I had a bit more a day next day I start gas with very bad smell
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   you mean gas from the bottom or is it belching or gastritis like acidity?
User :   gas from the bottom
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   may i know if you suffer from constipation
User :   yes. i suffer a lot
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   the gas problem is related to your constipation
User :   latrine is not always getting clear
Doctor :   the treatment will lie in treating both side by side
Doctor :   do you smoke or consume alcohol?
User :   I do smoke, but 1 or max 2 a day. once in a year or 2 I do take alchohol
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   may i know your height and weight ?
User :   5'6" and 65
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   apart from this , any history of diabetes , hypertension , or any other illness?
User :   never
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   i would want to suggest you these things
Doctor :   1. avoid spicy food , have in moderation
User :   a few years back I was suffering from headache
Doctor :   2. include a lot of fibre in your diet
User :   but now a days its no more
Doctor :   3. when you wake up morning have a glass of warm water in empty stomach
User :   yes I do
Doctor :   this wil increase the motility of the intestines and cause easy stool empyting
User :   from last 4 years
Doctor :   4. always make sure your physically active, daily walk and running is good
Doctor :   sedentary lifestyle and minimal activity cause constipation
Doctor :   5. you must avoid cofee , tea and aerated drinks
Doctor :   minimze their use
User :   ok
Doctor :   6. reduce stress
User :   how?
Doctor :   you could also try yoga
Doctor :   they have good exercise for the abdomen and digestive system
Doctor :   this will be helpful
Doctor :   also you must try and keep away from smoking
Doctor :   cofee, tea, smoking will all cause toxic changes which harm the digestive process
Doctor :   also avoid biscuits , have in moderation , they have known to cause constipation
Doctor :   apart from this , there are high fibre supplements like isapghul powder ,etc
User :   ok
Doctor :   you could have it at night if it is very severe constipation
Doctor :   if you still feel this does not help
User :   do u suggest any medicine for constipation
Doctor :   you may have to see a doctor for medications
Doctor :   i would say high fibre diet , green leafy vegetables and fruits along with exercise is the best known medicine
User :   cofee, tea, smoking I take limited only like 1-2 max
Doctor :   else you may need laxatives , for which you will have to see doctor personally
Doctor :   try limiting or cut down smoking completely
Doctor :   do it slowly
Doctor :   and regularly follow some exercise
Doctor :   did you follow my suggestions ?
Doctor :   did i answer all your questions ?
User :   whatever u said all I do actually
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   then you must go in for an examination and an abdominal scan
Doctor :   though i feel it is not needed
User :   but i feel day-day the prob is increasing only
Doctor :   ok , then please see a general physician or a general surgeon
User :   do u have the facility from your side
Doctor :   yew
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   do you want us to refer a general physician for you
Doctor :   are you with me ?
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User :   wait
Doctor :   o
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   are you with me ?
User :   yes, sorry I got a call actually
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   confirm the phone no and mail id
User :
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Doctor :   may i know you location
User :   9036355797
User :   bangalore
Doctor :   ok
User :   is it paid?
Doctor :   our customer team will fix an appointment
Doctor :   which area in bangalore would you prefer ?
User :   I had a baby last tuesday
User :   for my wife and baby also I've some queries
Doctor :   ok
User :   but they are there in home town west bangal
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   please proceed with the query
User :   bannerghatta road
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   are there any more questions i could help you with ?
Doctor :   are you with me ?
User :   yeah
Doctor :   you may proceed with your query
User :   how they will contact you for their queries
Doctor :   i meant you can ask the queries about your wife and child here
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User :   ok
User :   I've login to call for the Doctor and fixed an appointment also for 4 PM
Doctor :   no
Doctor :   you will get a cal from our customer team to fix an appointment , we will call you
User :   ok
Doctor :   did you follow my suggestions ?
User :   Plz call to another no. for my baby's health
Doctor :   did i answer your questions ?
User :   yes
User :   one more query plz
Doctor :   do you want an appointmentfor the baby's health ?
User :   yes
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   where is she located in west bengal
User :   I'll ask my wife to chat first and then go for the samr
Doctor :   ok
User :   Kankinara
Doctor :   she must log in and chat
User :   sure
Doctor :   ok , once she chats we will direct her with the appointment
User :   is it all free service by EdelHelth ?
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Doctor :   are there any more questions for me ?
User :   no more. thanks a lot doctor
Doctor :   ok , pleasure here
Doctor :   thanks for consulting me
Doctor :   take care
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