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Precautionary measures for chronic acidity - 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 :   good morning Dr
User :   sir i am suffering from acidity
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   continue
User :   some times i will experience soar at the chest
User :   it may be acid reflux
Doctor :   since when is the problem
Doctor :   what is your age/ occupation/weight/height
User :   8 years now my age is 39
User :   39 y, lecturer, 72 kg, 162 cms
Doctor :   have you seen a doctor if you have what did he say
User :   one dr suggested me ginetac tab , i taken for nearly 6 months , 2 times dialy. but now i stoped
Doctor :   when did you stop
Doctor :   and did the problem recurr
User :   one mounth ago
User :   evry day it will not be there, but some times
Doctor :   did the problem increase at night
User :   yes Dr.
Doctor :   cough at night
Doctor :   ??
User :   no
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   since this problem is for 8 years and you have not cured for the zinetac
Doctor :   I shall suggest you for an endoscopy done
Doctor :   however you most likely have a condition called dyspepsia with reflux esophagitis
User :   wat we can find from this Dr.
Doctor :   usully this condition is maily becuse of overweight,too much coffee and tea, smoking, alcohol and irregualr diet habits
User :   is it leads ulcer?
Doctor :   if you have one or any one of them
Doctor :   yes it can lead to an ulcer
Doctor :   as it is long for 8 years i suggest for endoscopy and see waht next can be done
User :   ok dr.
User :   may i know u r name dr.
Doctor :   i am dr xxxx
Doctor :   are yo in xxxx
Doctor :   Do you want us to help you in finding a good doctor
User :   i am based in bangalore , but now i am in xxxx on deputation
Doctor :   please cut down the habits if you have some
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   bye
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