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Measures to cure constipation - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   hello doctor
Doctor :   Hi
User :   this is xxxx here
Doctor :   Test?
User :   no my mother has a small problem
Doctor :   Hi xxxx
Doctor :   Ok
User :   just wanted to know your opnion
User :   she is facing constipation for past 10 days
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Is it hard stools
User :   her stomach is very tight
User :   ya it is
Doctor :   how many times did she visit loo for the past one week
Doctor :   Age?
User :   5 times
User :   46
Doctor :   any other health problems? Diabetes, Hypertension, Asthma, Allergies?
User :   she suffers from depression
Doctor :   How many litres of water is she taking
Doctor :   per day
User :   2 liter
User :   per day
Doctor :   5 times is a good number in a week
User :   ok
Doctor :   is she able to complete her sool
Doctor :   stool
User :   she does not feel fresh after that
Doctor :   So she has hard stools not constipation
User :   not able to complete is fully
Doctor :   Constipation is less than 2 times per week
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Put her on fruits daily at night
User :   ok
User :   which fruits'
Doctor :   put her on one banana and half papaya daily at night
Doctor :   Is she on depression medications
User :   yes
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   what are they
User :   nexseto +
User :   mirazep-30
User :   lithium-300
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   the medicines could be the cause of this
User :   even thats what she is thinking
Doctor :   so continue her with fruits for 5 days
Doctor :   and see the response
User :   ok
Doctor :   increase the water intake
Doctor :   to 3 litres
User :   she is doing that
Doctor :   half litre immediately
User :   ok
Doctor :   after bed
User :   ok
Doctor :   i mean in the morning
User :   ok
Doctor :   Let see the result in 3 to 4 days
Doctor :   if it is improving it is k
Doctor :   otherwise we can put on medicine
Doctor :   Ok
User :   ok
Doctor :   Is there any thing else that I could help you
User :   thanks
Doctor :   ok bye
User :   a lot doctor for the help
User :   bye for now
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