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Persistent gastritis, smoking addiction - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Digestion and Bowels
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   hey its xxxxxx
Doctor :   hixxxxxx
Doctor :   please go ahead with ur medical query
User :   sometimes i get gastric problem
Doctor :   since how long
User :   i usually take Antacid
User :   recently its increased
Doctor :   u mean to say burning sensation on chest isit
Doctor :   ok
User :   yes lever and chest
Doctor :   ok
User :   i am vegetarian
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Dependents: Yes/ No.
User :   age-25,married,xxxxxx,dependents yes
Doctor :   ok
User :   i took very less spices
Doctor :   ok
User :   so what you suggest?
Doctor :   r u taking any medication as of now
Doctor :   Do you smoke or chew tobacco/drink alcohol/Any illicit drugs/ betel nut chewing? If yes how much/how often?
Doctor :   As this is an online consultation, I have to ask you a few questions because I cannot examine you. It will take some time so please be patient.
User :   nop
User :   smoke yes but once in a two weeks time
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   u need to quit smoking
Doctor :   as well
Doctor :   any other medical problems do u have
User :   ok i agree and i will
User :   and one more thing
Doctor :   anytime was the endoscopy done
User :   PAn after dinner i usually take
Doctor :   ok
User :   but its without tobocco
Doctor :   did that give u any relief
Doctor :   ok
User :   does it should also stopped
Doctor :   please avoid taking pan
Doctor :   as well
Doctor :   not good for health
User :   ok i will take care
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   avoid taking spicy food, no coffee
Doctor :   tea,
User :   Tea?
Doctor :   oily food
Doctor :   yes tea as well
Doctor :   i suggest u to get a endoscopy done
Doctor :   along with ecg
Doctor :   since u have this problem for long time
Doctor :   r u able to follow
User :   yes
Doctor :   also dont take citrus fruits like lemon juice when u have this problem
Doctor :   it will aggravate increasing the acid content
Doctor :   avoid wearing tight upper body tee shirts
Doctor :   have food two hours before u go to bed
Doctor :   if ur overweight, u need to reduce ur weight
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   any doubts please ask me
User :   yes
User :   my weight is on higher side
User :   and working on the same
User :   i never wear tight t shirts
Doctor :   all u need to lose weight is by strict diet control and exercise
User :   i took Tea 4-5 times in a day So shall i reduced that too
Doctor :   avoid taking tea
Doctor :   totally until the ulcer heals
Doctor :   ok
User :   i did ultrasound in Nov last year
Doctor :   u might need two weeks of anti ulcer treatment
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   I would recommend you to take the advice of a nutritionist who can help you with the menu you require based on your diet patterns.
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Doctor :   can u type in the ultrasound report
Doctor :   r u there
User :   ok doctor catch you tomm with report
User :   Thanks
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   ur welcome
Doctor :   bye for now
Doctor :   have a nice day
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