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Headache, vomiting and really sick - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
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How can I help you?
User :   Hi
User :   I have been really sick and cannot figure out why
Doctor :  
I shall help you
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Can you detail me what is happening with you?
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Are you there?
User :   ok, I am having some really bad headahes and everything I eat goes right threw me and when it gets really bad I end up throwing up a lot
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What is your age?
User :   I am 26
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Since when is the headache?
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Is it the first time you have this kind?

Doctor :   Hi
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How can I help you?
User :   For a while, yes this is the first time I have had these symptoms
Doctor :  
I understand what you are going through now
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yes it is true when the headache is severe enought the pressure in the skull increases
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and leads to trigger the vomiting centre in the brain
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and thus the nausea and thereby the vomiting
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Do you have temperature?
User :   I did earlier in the week not sure about now
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ok
Doctor :   Did you take any over the counter pain medicine for the headache?

User :   No
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Do you have similar headaches in the past?
User :   not that I can remember
Doctor :  
I could see your previous history with one of our doctors, It says your gall bladder is removed last year
User :   Yes, that is correct
Doctor :   Ok now I suggest you that you take Over the counter medicine for pain
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which will relieve you immediately
User :   ok
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Do you have something like VICODIN
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that is available
User :   No, the closest thing I have is advil
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How much is the dose
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is it the 200mg ?
User :   200 mg
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You can take 2 tablets of the ADVIL
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preferably after having something
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as snack
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in the form of sandwich
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I am sure it relieves your pain immediately within 15 to 30 minutes
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Did you follow?
User :   ok, yes
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How is your sleep as such for the last few days?
User :   Not sleeping too well
Doctor :  
I guessed it
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How is your appetite
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Are you able to work properly?
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Are you there?
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