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Gastritis and Acid Reflux - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
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how can i help you
User :   hi..i am having quite a few combinations of problems in last 3-4 weeks
Doctor :  
ok
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Kindly proceed with your queries
User :   like throat congestion..but no cold or cough

Doctor :   ok
Doctor :  
since when you have this problem?
User :   its not consistent also but i start feeling as if the throat is blocked..the back side of the throat specially just arnd the neck area
User :  
and some pain in the ears..
Doctor :  
ok
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do you have any fever?
User :  
which is there for 15-20 min and then its gone
User :  
it specially starts in the evening and then goes off in sometime
User :  
no
Doctor :   ok

Doctor :  
i will help you regarding this
User :  
i consulted a ENT specialist 2 weeks back
Doctor :   ok
User :  
he told me its becasue of acidity..i hv been thinking too mcuh abt this swine flu and getting paranoid..
User :  
gave me a week's course
Doctor :   ok
User :  
is it something serious to orry about
User :  
worry
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i just needs some more informations about you
User :   i am perfectly healthy otherwise do not fall sick also mostly
User :  
yes pls ask
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Provide your age, gender,
User :  
age 33
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female
Doctor :   ok
User :  
am working in an IT company...
Doctor :  
ok
User :  
work for long hours in front of my lptop
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do you smoke or consume alcohol?, sorry to ask this question
User :  
no issues absolutely..but no i don't drink nor spoke
Doctor :  
that is god
User :  
sorry smoke
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do you get these symptoms very oftenly?
User :  
no it just started about a month back
Doctor :  
ok
User :  
i was actually very depressed with swine flu news
User :  
and was getting lot of acidity
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do you have difficulty in swallowing? or pain while eating or drinking?
User :  
lost my appetite for a week
User :  
no not really...but when i swallow i feel there is something blocking...my throat , ear..
Doctor :  
ok
User :  
the feeeling just what u get in planes when it is landing or taking off
Doctor :   do you have any cold, cough?
User :  
no cold i think..
Doctor :   any sneezing?

User :  
i have been gargeling ateast once with normal warm saline water
Doctor :  
or running nose?
User :  
no sneezing
User :   no
Doctor :   ok

User :  
but when i start feeling suffocated in the evening..i feel very thirsty..feel lke drinking lot of water every minute to push that block down
Doctor :   are you taking any medications now?
User :  
not now..no allopathy medicine
User :  
i also had a upper chest pain just below the collar bone..
Doctor :   ok
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any breathing difficulty?
User :  
burning sensation and pain a few days back which subsided with the 1 week treatment the doc gave
User :  
but its recurring again slowly
User :  
no
User :  
breathing is normal
Doctor :  
ok
User :  
which again he said is due to hyperacidity only
Doctor :  
ok
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are you taking any medications for this?
User :  
no
User :  
is this a strange problem
Doctor :  
As per your history you have gastritis and reflux problem
User :   Myospaz â?? 3 times a day *7 days
Neksium 40 â?? 2 times a day * 7
Domstall â?? 2 times a day *7
Mucain Gel â?? 2 tbspn , 2 times * 7 days

User :  
this is what i took for a week
Doctor :   ok
User :   Myospaz â?? 3 times a day *7 days
Neksium 40 â?? 2 times a day * 7
Domstall â?? 2 times a day *7
Mucain Gel â?? 2 tbspn , 2 times * 7 days

Doctor :  
all the medications are for acidity
User :   ok
Doctor :  
the reflux takes around 4-6 weeks of treatment to settle
User :  
hello...
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User :   ok
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is the session expired
Doctor :   no
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you can continue
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