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Precautionary measures to avoid skin allergy - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Asthma and Allergy
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you
Doctor :   Are you there xxxxxx?
User :   hi
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Dependents: Yes/ No.
User :   Iam suffering from allergy from the past 1 year
User :   22,Male,xxxxxx,xxxxxx,Single,No
Doctor :   ok Have you fond out what are the items that you are allergic too ..
User :   no
Doctor :   that would be the First thing to be done If you are suffering from Allergy since it will get aggravated from time to time and the best treatment would be to avoid teh allergen
Doctor :   Are you there xxxxxx.
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Doctor :   hi
User :   hi
Doctor :   please go on
User :   what precations should i take to avoid allergy?
Doctor :   you should avoid exposure to
Doctor :   dust, pollution,
Doctor :   cold
Doctor :   pollen
Doctor :   animal fur
User :   ok
Doctor :   also you should identify
Doctor :   what you are specifically allergic to
Doctor :   and avoid it
User :   iam suffering from skin allergy
Doctor :   some are allergic to fabric,
Doctor :   do you get a rash?
User :   ok
Doctor :   wit itching?
User :   yes
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   then you should avoid synthetic fabrics
Doctor :   go for natural fabrics
Doctor :   and natural dyes as far a spossible
User :   i will not use any fabrics or deodrants
Doctor :   try to wear cotton as much as possible
Doctor :   ok
User :   right now iam taking Errostin tablet every night
Doctor :   you can however spray deos on your clothes
Doctor :   ok
User :   ok
User :   which food i should not take
Doctor :   generally avoi spicy and oily foods
Doctor :   also try to avoid outside food as much as possible
User :   ok
Doctor :   the specific
Doctor :   foods have to be identified by you
Doctor :   by trial and error
Doctor :   some are allergic to milk, eggs, brinjals
Doctor :   gongura
Doctor :   that depends
User :   which tablet i should take to get rid of the skin allaergy?
Doctor :   you can continue what you are taking
User :   ok
Doctor :   errostin helps in allergies and itching
Doctor :   did you have any relief?
User :   ok
Doctor :   Please fill the feedback form say done when done
User :   if i take tablets it was ok but if i wont take
User :   itching continues
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   try to continue the tablets for some more time
Doctor :   allergy usually subsides gradually
Doctor :   sometimes its seasonal
Doctor :   YYYY@YYYY
Mobile : 91-0000 Please confirm your details
User :   i have taking the tablets from the past 1 year with different ones
Doctor :   ok
User :   ok
Doctor :   are you taking the precautions?
User :   no
Doctor :   ok
User :   tell me some precations
Doctor :   you can start with the precautions
Doctor :   they are beneficial to an extent
Doctor :   as the ones i mentioned
Doctor :   avoiding dust,
Doctor :   sunexposure
Doctor :   pollution
Doctor :   as it can aggravate the condition
User :   ok
Doctor :   take more vitamin C
Doctor :   like citrus fruits
Doctor :   and lemon
User :   ok
Doctor :   also avoid heat and sweat
Doctor :   Have you filled the feedback form which I have sent?
User :   ok
Doctor :   ok
User :   yes
Doctor :   you may need stronger medicatins
Doctor :   if it isnt subsiding
Doctor :   you may have to consult your dermatologist
Doctor :   anything else i can help you with?
Doctor :   are you there xxxxxx?
User :   yes
User :   tell me
Doctor :   anything else?
User :   nothing
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   bye for now
User :   right now iam taking the medicines from Dr.xxxxxx
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   i suggest you continue the medication
User :   ok
Doctor :   and get a check up every month or so
Doctor :   anything else?
User :   ok
User :   nothing
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   bye for now
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting Health care magic. Bye for now. Please refer your friends to our service
User :   thank you
Doctor :   u r welcome
User :   bye
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