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Pain in the abdomen that relieves temporarily with drinking water - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
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How can I help you?
User :   hello doctor from last week i was having viral infectionn and i had running nose and fever so i used ibrufin now iam having duodenum ulcer from two days ,a pain is waking me at night what i have to do now
Doctor :   How do you know it is duodenal ulcer?
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Could you please explain me your symptoms?
User :   i just saw in the internet and the symtoms
Doctor :  
Please do not misinterpret yoiur symptoms
User :   i just have only pain which occurs all of sudden at night sometimes during day time
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by reading interent
User :   ok ..so is their any way that i can reduce my pain
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Ok is there any relationship of the pain with the food?
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increasing or decreasing with food?
User :   yes
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or after sometime?
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How is it related? can you explain?
User :   after eating like after 1hr pain hits...and then at night it keeps pain for longer period iam unable to sleep
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SInce how long is the pain, when was the first time yoiu experienced?

User :   hello doctor
Doctor :   Hi
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Are you back?
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Let us continue
Doctor :   SInce how long is the pain, when was the first time yoiu experienced?

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Are you typing?
User :   first thing i having running nose since 8days its got better today ,but still having it ,,and seconnd i was having this pain from 2days its started during a night and i didnt slept at all...and if i drink some water then it tempararily relives
Doctor :  
ok
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Do not worry
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I shall help you
User :   ok thanksdoctor
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Is it burning pain?
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Do you have the habit of taking too many pain killers?
User :   its is pain like squeezing in the place between stomach and chest
User :   its pain like something got stuck
Doctor :   Do you have the habit of taking too many pain killers?
User :   no i was just using medices from 7days since i had running nose,sore throat ,light fever
Doctor :   What medicine were you using apart from Brufen?
User :   every thing was cured...but still having running nose and got a new pain from last 2days
Doctor :  
Were you using Brufen for the last 7 days , what dose and how many per day?
Doctor :   Are you with me?
User :   yes
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Please answer my questions so that I get a clear idea what is happening
User :   one min doctor
User :   it is ibrufin 200mg..i just used 3tablets for every six hours
Doctor :  
Ok so 12 tablets each day
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Is it not?
User :   no i just used only 3tablets
User :   till now
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Ok do you mean for entire 7 day period?
User :   yes for entire 7day period i just used 3tablets
Doctor :  
Ok not a problem then
User :   and with a 6hours of gap
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Ibuprofen has a proven side effect of causing acute gastritis
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This will resolve soon, but do not take Ibuprofen in future
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They cause severe gastritis called NSAID induced gastritis
User :   in this 7day period i used 24 tablets of TYLENOL (COLD HEAD CONGESTION) SEVERE
User :   i used for evry 5-6 houts period....
User :   but i didnt take ibrufin and tylenol same day
Doctor :  
For your current problem, take one tablet of PEPCID after each meal for three days
Doctor :   For immediate pain relief you can TUMS
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One tablet
User :   i ate 1tab just before sleeping
User :   i ate tums
Doctor :   Ok did it not help?
User :   no
User :   i just woke up now i was searching in the internet whaat is the cause of my pain
User :   as this is my 3rd night not sleeping well
Doctor :   Ok Do one thing now, take a PEPCID tablet

User :   so did i get any ulcer...or just a temporary
User :   pain
Doctor :  
I think it should be temporary
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3 tablets of Ibrufen should not cause an ulcer
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but to be on safe do not take Ibuprofen again
User :   i got this pain 3 years back it cured in 2days
User :   ok doctor i dont take it
Doctor :   Did you get the tests done then?
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Was it similar pain?
User :   no doctor said that its a common symtom of eating spicy food and skipping meals so he gave some medicines and he said if the symtoms pursue then he told me to come back
User :   yes it was similar pain iam sure
Doctor :  
Do you have some medicines with you now like MYLANTA, AMPHOJEL, MAALOX?
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They can give you temporary relief
User :   i have tums at my home...i dont have pepcid now..ill get it morning its 3am for me
User :   i dont have any medicine except tums
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Take one more tums
User :   ok
User :   so what medicine i have to buy tomorrow morning
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and in the morning get the PRILOSEC 20mg , take it twice a day before meal, one in the morning before breakfast and one before dinner
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Do not buy PEPCID
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Take this for 3 days
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Do not eat complete meal, be on fluid diet for next 48 hrs
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No citrus fruits and oily food
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You can drink cold milk
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No coffee and chocolate or mint
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Did you follow?
User :   yes
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What is your age?
User :   22
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Your age and occupation please?
User :   iam a student
Doctor :   You should be alright soon

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If you follow the instructions that I gave you
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Ok?
User :   cant i drink warm milk...
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Cold is good
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and relieves the pain
User :   i eat rice so what i have to do rice should be eaten by a curry or curd
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curd
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you can have curry but less spicy
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and no fried food
User :   ok..and about running nose...as eating curd i heard effects cold
Doctor :  
You said you have cleared it
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then you can go for butter milk rather than curd
Doctor :   Take butter milk instead of curd in the rice

User :   no iam having lite cold
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You can as well have curry and Dal, no chilly and no masala
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take normal temperature milk
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not cold milk then
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Ok
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Did you follow ?
User :   yes
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No worry this will cure you
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Is there anything else I can help you with?
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Did you note down the details from the chat?
User :   so i should use prilosec 20mg for only three days so 6tablets for 3days
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yes
User :   can i get exaclty 20mg of prilosec in the pharmacy
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Yes
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This is an OTC
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over the counter and does not require a prescription
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You can go to Walgreens / Target / CVS
User :   ok
User :   can i ask other question about my weight
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yes
User :   iam 193lbs my height 5feet 10inches
User :   iam 22 years old
Doctor :  
ok
User :   i will be hungry for every 4hours
User :   i dodnt know how to stop eating and reduce my weight
User :   can u suggest me anything
User :   doctor
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Yiou can eat things like fruits / Vegetables instead of eating junk
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This will reduce your hunger and do not add calories
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to what you eat
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you can eat baked potatos / pasta / Porridge / cereals too
User :   i eat lot of rice..ususally chicken..
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YOu can eat chicken but eat boiled chicken not the fried chicken
User :   what about my ideal weight ..am i too overweight
Doctor :   Your ideal weight is 72 t0 75 kg
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Once you are relieved by the current problem I think you can start on the weight loss
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Restrict your foods now
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ok
User :   yeah i will
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I am always availabel to assist you for your weight loss
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You can chat with the doctor 24 /7
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and take assistance in Weight loss
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If you require our Dietitians can design you the diet chart
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WWW.WWWW.WW Doctor :   for your weight loss
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This is ideal and balanced when followed correctly
User :   iam unable to open the page
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You can mark this lin
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and later view it
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I think there is a problem
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But I am able to open myself
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Do not worry yOu cannot start on the program now
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as you have to cure with the current pain in the stomach
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Get back to me after 3 days
User :   ok thanks doctor so right now shall i take one tum
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Yes
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Please fill the feedback form say done
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting us.

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Bye for now
User :   ok thanks
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