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Generic name for Hetrazan tablets - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   How can I get Hetrazan 100mg 30 pills for myself? I am male, 68 years old and originally from India; now I live in XXX
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   I am Dr.XXX here
Doctor :   Let me read your query
Doctor :   You can ask for a prescription from the local doctor
Doctor :   Hetrazan is Diethylcarbamazine
Doctor :   and it is not an OTC in the XXX, I suppose
Doctor :   Hence a prescription becomes necessity
User :   But as you know; it is made in only India
Doctor :   Not the commercial name
Doctor :   Ask for the generic name
Doctor :   Diethylcarbamazine is the generic name
User :   So all I have to do is ask my doctor to prescibe the medication.
Doctor :   Right
Doctor :   that is the method to be followed
Doctor :   How long have you been advised by your treating doctor?
User :   I have been going for years. Ok! good bye!!
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting, bye for now
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