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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: IBS(Irritable Bowel Syndrome)
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :  
How can I help you?
User :   I am 30 yrs old male and having the medical problem since one and half month. The problem started when i attended a party where i had beer and chicken (with lots of spices , chillies). The next day i started having loose motion so look general medicine for Loose motions like dependal. However the problem persisted and i took opinion from a doctor who put me on antibiotics for five days. However i didnt had a bit of relief and therfore i thought of having expert opinion.
User :   I was put on Moverine hydrochloride Modified release capsules, and meelicen FP (flupentixol & Melitracen Tablets) for week. And i was also given Albandazole tab for a day.
Doctor :  
Let me read it first, so that I can answer you
User :   ok
User :   I would like to take help from Gastroenterologist
User :   can post more ?
User :   can i post more ?
Doctor :  
Yes I am a General Practitioner
Doctor :  
I believe I can help you within my expetise if needed shall refer to a Gastroenterologist in your city
User :   ok
Doctor :   Would you like to right more?

User :   i will coninue
User :   ya ya
User :   I was also put through colonoscopy but it showed nothing. I am currently on Eldicet Tab (thrice a day) and Libotryp Tab once a day and also injections for Vit B12.
User :   Current status of my problem is that i have to go to toilet twice a day (morning and night), as soon as i have meal in night i had to go for toilet. The stool is mostly semi loose and a bit slimy . my apetite is very good but the problem is still persisting . One thing to add: i donĂ¢??t feel any stomach ache but i can feel that the problem is in the lower stomach and a hail storm rises before i go for toilet.
Doctor :  
ok
User :   so Sir .. what do you recommend ?
Doctor :   AAAAAAA Let me answer all your questions after asking you few more details.
Doctor :  
Is it ok?
User :   absolutely
Doctor :   Is the charecter of pain, pressing type?

Doctor :  
I mean stomach pain
Doctor :  
Do you have a pressing type of stomach pain?
User :   No
User :   i don have any pain
User :   do you understand Hindi ?
Doctor :   yes

User :   So its like "Marod" and everytime i feel like going to toilet
User :   it happens only twice a day
User :   morning and night
Doctor :  
One minute
User :   k
Doctor :  
Is it squeeze kind of discomfort you have?
User :   what is that .. pls explain
Doctor :  
Ok I understand your problem
Doctor :   Let me explain you
User :   ok
Doctor :  
This is an infection of the colon
User :   k
Doctor :  
because of the contaminated food
Doctor :  
this is proabably a colitis
Doctor :  
with Virus or entamoeba
User :   my colonoscopy was ok
Doctor :   yes the viral colitis and entamoeba colitis has no findings on Colonoscopy

User :   ok
Doctor :  
More over after the diarrrhoea you had you would have lost useful bacteria from your colon
Doctor :  
called lactobacillus
User :   What should i take ?
Doctor :  
You should take BIFILAC capsules
Doctor :  
One tablet a day after lunch for one week
Doctor :  
which gets back you the bacteria ( useful )
User :   ok ..
Doctor :   And the current problem of toilet visits twice a day

Doctor :  
is for short period
Doctor :  
you will get back to yoiu
Doctor :   normal routine in 3 to 5 days
User :   I am havng it from a month
User :   what other medicine u advice ....? Should i discontinue my current medicines?
Doctor :  
Let me check once again your list of medicines which should be continued and which not
User :   ok
Doctor :  
What are the medicines you have stopped
Doctor :  
Moverine and Melicen FP??
User :   i am currently on on Eldicet Tab (thrice a day) and Libotryp Tab once a day and also injections for Vit B12.
Doctor :  
Continue the Vit B12 Injections
User :   injections i have taken 5 everyday .. now i had to take 5 on alternate days
User :   ok
Doctor :  
Yes
User :   what abt the meds
Doctor :  
You continue the injections
User :   no medicine apart from BIFILAC
Doctor :  
Eldicet should you be used when you have the problem of loose stools which are controleld
Doctor :  
like more than 2 stools
User :   i was having loose before having it
User :   after this tab i am having a bit solid
Doctor :  
I guess there is a functional component in your problem that is why the doctor has put you on anti anxiety medicine
Doctor :  
I suggest you continue with Libotryp
Doctor :  
as it is
User :   what is funtional component ?
Doctor :  
and ask your current treating physician to discontinue
User :   dicontinue what doctor?
Doctor :   Discontinue the LIBOTRYP tablet

User :   but u suggested me to continue ?
Doctor :  
The doctor whom you have met thought that anxiety might be the reason for your problem
User :   oho ..
Doctor :  
that is why you are given LIBOTRYP
Doctor :  
So I suggest you to consult him
User :   so u suggest i shud not take that any more
Doctor :  
I suggest you to continue
Doctor :  
and if you want to discontinue you have to consult the same physician
User :   So LIBOTRYP and BIFILAC and discontinue.. Eldicet .. right?
Doctor :  
Yes
User :   how many Bifilac per day and for how long?
Doctor :  
One per day
User :   after meal?
Doctor :  
Yes
Doctor :  
for 15 days
User :   ok
Doctor :  
Notice if you have improved on discontinuation of ELDICET
User :   k
Doctor :  
If not then you might need to continue it again
User :   k
Doctor :   Now may I know the physician you are consulting
User :   doc asked me to have it for two weeks
User :   Ya I am in Jaiour
User :   I mean Jaipur
User :   I am consulting Dr Anurag Govil
Doctor :   Ok

Doctor :  
He is treating you in lines of Irritable Bowel syndrome
User :   k
Doctor :  
which is very common now a days
Doctor :  
for people who are stressed out and have an unhealthy lifestyle
User :   what food should i take and what should i avoid ?
Doctor :  
Let me give you a good link about this condition and you can improve your knowledge
Doctor :  
There are no food restrictions per se
User :   thanks
Doctor :  
But avoid oily and ghee foods
User :   k
User :   non veg
Doctor :   http://mayoclinic.com/health/irritable-bowel-syndrome/MM00461

Doctor :   Avoid fry meat
Doctor :  
You can have lean meat which is boiled or grileld
User :   ok
Doctor :  
I think now you can go through this
Doctor :  
Anyquestions you may ask ,me anything
User :   ok
Doctor :  
anytime*
Doctor :  
Please fill the feedback form say done when done
Doctor :  
Thanks for consulting us. Bye for now.
User :   Bye
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