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Medication for Memory loss - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Answered : 37 Questions
Doctor :   Hi
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How can I help you?
User :   hello doctor
Doctor :   Hi, Proceed with your query

User :   i wanted to enquire on my recent diagnosed deficiency on vit b12 n vitd3
Doctor :   Ok

User :   the levels are vit b12-165 vit b3 -19
Doctor :   Ok

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B12 should be 200 pg atleast
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It is important for function of nerves
User :   what should i do, should i take ayurvedic med or alopathy?
Doctor :   You need to take Vitamin supplements

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Thats it
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Initially I would recommend you injections
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alternate day on alternate hip for 10 doses
Doctor :   Meanwhile you can start on oral as well
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Injection is for faster action
User :   oral wat do i hav to take
Doctor :   You need to take Neurobion

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Which is has all the necessary vitamins in it
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Injection is also the same
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have you shown this report to a doctor?
User :   yes
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Ok
User :   his reco is
User :   Inj Meconeuron 500mcg intra muscular after test dose once in 2 days 3inj - Take the first injection at a nearby hospital - later inj can be given by your neighbour hood GP After the initial 3 injections take the injection once in 15 days for 6 months


Calcirol XXXXXXXX once in a week in milk for 6 weeks ONLY
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Doctor :  
Did he/she give you any medications?
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Ok
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He is giving B12 injection
User :   i had consulted my ayurvedic doc as well
Doctor :   Honestly I would suggest you to take injections

User :   he says the injection can releave u for some months.... but wen he diagnosed it he found my stomach, small intestine has to be cured
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If you are not comfortable with injections then I would suggest you to take 2 tablets
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Because, we concentrate on Nutritional defeciency
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I do not know much about Ayurveda
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But most of their treatments are complicated and long term
User :   i have no issues on the injections, and the alopathy doc reco me along with the Meconeuron 500mcg intra muscular also medicines for 6 monthsCalcirol XXXXXXXX once in a week in milk for 6 weeks ONLY
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without much improvements
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Yes, that is fine
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But you will need Vit B3 as well
User :   so for that what should i take
Doctor :   You need to take a tablet like Supractiv

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which contains Vit B3
User :   i have a very bad memory n my concentration is wors
Doctor :   Ok

User :   i cant read boos more than a minute
User :   which worries e a lot
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May I know your age and gender?
User :   33 / male
Doctor :   Ok

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Are you a vegetarian/non-vegetarian?
Doctor :   Are you there?

User :   v
Doctor :   Ok

User :   veg
Doctor :   Ok
User :   srry connection problem
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Since when are you facing this memory issue?
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No problem, we can continue
User :   school days
Doctor :  
Ok
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If you dont mind, what is your qualification?
User :   wealth management
Doctor :   Ok

Doctor :   So then you have successfully completed your studies
User :   i just did my bcom n rest all shere hard work and gods blessings
Doctor :   Ok

Doctor :   What did you take for breakfast today?
User :   sabudana khichad
Doctor :   Ok

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Do remember about yesterday's breakfast?
User :   no
Doctor :   Ok

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How about lunch and dinner yesterday?
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Do you remember?
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Try to do it
User :   yes i remember my lunch and dinner
Doctor :  
Thats quite good
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What is today's date and day?
User :   i m always bad in it
User :   dy is friday
User :   i dont remember the date
Doctor :  
Correct
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You need to tell me now
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Try
User :   12th nov
Doctor :   Ok, it is 13th

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Hope I am right
User :   yes i chkd
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So, there is not a medical condition as such with your memory
User :   then y cant i read and wen i do my concentration goes for a toss
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Do you remember your way to office and home easily
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from what I can infer through this chat
User :   yes very well
Doctor :   I will suggest you some Memory exercises

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You can do that
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One exercise is which we did now
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Like trying to remember things like breakfast, lunch, dinner , activities of previous 2 or more days
User :   i forget names very fast and my work
Doctor :   Ok

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I will suggest you to improve on that
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Did you follow the first technique
User :   no
Doctor :   Like trying to remember things like breakfast, lunch, dinner , activities of previous 2 or more days

User :   i want to improve my reading and listening
User :   my listening is also very weak
Doctor :   Ok, I will suggest you one more exercise

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Sit straight with your eyes closed and concentrate on the nose tip for 20 mins twice daily
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This will improve your concentration
User :   i get a wave of other thoughts we there is need to concentrate to any important concentration
User :   ok
Doctor :   Once you have better concentration, memory comes behind it

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and also the reading and listening functions also improve
User :   ok
Doctor :   Try the 2 methods I suggested

Doctor :   And come back to me after 5 days
User :   sure
Doctor :  
Also the vitamin defeciency part concentrate on the right treatment
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like Supractiv tablet and injection
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If you do not want injection you can take Mecoba 500mg everyday instead
Doctor :   I would like you to get a Peripheral smear blood examination done

User :   can i save this chat
User :   what does that gives
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to see if the vitamin defeciency is a long term problem and has it affected the blood cells
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You can see the chat history in your account
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Everything will be saved
User :   ok n i ll get that examine done
Doctor :   And just to repeat the test

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and me to confirm
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I would like you to tell me today morning's breakfast again?
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Without seeing the chat history
User :   sabudana khichadi
Doctor :   Right

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Today's date and day
User :   13th nov and friday
Doctor :   Excellent
User :   thank u
Doctor :  
Please fill the feedback form say done when done.
Doctor :   Is there any thing else I can help you with?


Doctor :   Have you filled the feedback form?
User :   yes hav filled....i have a sever urge of doing sex, and i dont know how to control, as i mastribute daily twice wen my wife is not in a mood to do sex.
Doctor :   Ok

Doctor :  
The closed eye method which I mentioned is a meditation as well
User :   some how this urge is impacting very badlyon my work as well
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Which helps you overcome that
User :   ok fine
Doctor :  
That is also a Distraction which you are getting
User :   yes
Doctor :  
Will come down with concentration improvement
User :   ok
Doctor :   But changes are gradual

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So be patient and do it regularly
User :   sure....what are the timings of chat with u
Doctor :   24/7

User :   ok
Doctor :  
Thanks for consulting HealthcareMagic. Bye for now. Please refer your friends to our service.
User :   thanks for your kind support
User :   certainly i will refer to my entire group
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