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On medication for low sperm count, difficulty in conception - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   Hello
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   Hi
User :   Hello ..I am a 30 year old married lady
User :   with a daughter of 4 years
Doctor :   Hi
User :   During first time conception...we had to take my hubby's sperm count is very low
Doctor :   ok
User :   the tablet he used to take is Siphene M
User :   now we are trying for 2nd baby and he is taking the same tablet
User :   its been 4 result
User :   please advice
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   when was the last review with the doctor ?
Doctor :   are you with me ?
User :   yes
User :   we havent visited a doctor this time
Doctor :   ok
User :   we thought of trying the same medicine
Doctor :   apart from your husband how have your cycles been , any problems in your health ?
User :   no problem...all is fine with me
Doctor :   ok
User :   cycle also fine 28/29 days
Doctor :   let me explain it to you
User :   okay
Doctor :   siphene is clomiphene citrate
Doctor :   it is a medicine for treating infertility in males and females
Doctor :   hence given to your husband
User :   yes im aware
Doctor :   this drug has the potential to alter hormone levels
Doctor :   the dose and the need for the drug may vary from time to time
Doctor :   it is not advisable to start them on your own
User :   ohh okay
Doctor :   i would suggest you see the doctor first
Doctor :   he may also have to repeat a semen analysis
User :   okay...
User :   okay
User :   thank you Doctor
User :   will speak to hubby and check the next course of action
Doctor :   did i answer your questions ?
User :   yess....
Doctor :   are there any more questions for me to help you with ?
User :   infact we have been delaying to go to doc
User :   not at the moment
User :   thanks a lot
User :   okay 1 more question
User :   i feel very tired after reaching home...drained off by 10.00 pm
Doctor :   sure , please proceed
User :   what do you advice? any energy drink or some tablet
Doctor :   may i know your age ?
User :   30
Doctor :   ok , any history of diabetes or high blood pressure in the family?
User :   no problem of BP
User :   diabetes my mom has just got...but curing now....this was 2 months back...she is 55
Doctor :   did you run any tests recently
User :   no
Doctor :   how is your diet ?
User :   breakasf lunch and dinner
Doctor :   yes , i meant do you eat well?
User : a meeting now..catch you soon
Doctor :   are you ther e?
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Doctor :   thanks for consulting me
Doctor :   take care
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