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Post effects of diabetes medications, hereditary baldness - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you
User :   Hello doctor
User :   - 41 YRS OLD , I am diabetic for last 5 yrs consuming medicines ...will it have any post effects...
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Dependents: Yes/ No.
User :   41 years , MALE , Head - factory operations , married - 2 kids , yes
Doctor :   Do you mean to ask about the side effects of medicines
User :   yes , also pls note I am unable to go for a walk due to busy schedules also pls note depending only on the medicines will it help or is it right ? I nevver had any abnormality so for ...
Doctor :   What are the medicine that you are taking now
User :   Sorry I am not getting the name right now may be send later , but I m taking this one b4 b fast , one after b- fast , 2 in the night.
Doctor :   There are side effects for every medicne one takes
Doctor :   but the benefits outweight the risk of taking the medicine
Doctor :   one thing a diabetic has to remember is to cut down wt, fat
Doctor :   by exercise
Doctor :   insulin utilisation increses by that
Doctor :   and thus achieve the glucose control
Doctor :   so energy consumed should be at par with the energy expended
Doctor :   rthe commonside effects are gastric upset
Doctor :   hypoglycemia
Doctor :   check for renal profile and liver profile, electrolytes through the doctor follow u
Doctor :   so that he may change the dosage
Doctor :   avoid alcohol and smoke
Doctor :   hello are you there
Doctor :   Please confirm your details
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Doctor :   Did you understand what I said yet
User :   Sir, anothwer query... my son 11 yrs old having lot of hair fall , I am bald in nature , due to heriditary....any suggesions...
Doctor :   though there is chance of baldness but not all of them go bald
Doctor :   Right now what can be advised is
Doctor :   See that he doesnt catch dandruff and local scalp infection
Doctor :   see that no one uses hsi comb
Doctor :   and apply oil to the scalp daily
Doctor :   and twice a week head bath
Doctor :   apart from this the diet
User :   any speacial oil kind of use , can we make him head shave 2 - 3 times will it help...
Doctor :   no
Doctor :   that is a myth
User :   any spl kind of oil stuff...
Doctor :   Coconut oil is best
User :   Thanks Doctor ....will get back to you later on any queirs..thanks for ur time.
Doctor :   have you filled the form
Doctor :   i have sent
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