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Preventive measures for one having dust allergy - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   hello
User :   Hi Dcotor
Doctor :   i am Dr XXX here
User :   I am XXX here
Doctor :   please proceed with your query?
User :   I am having breating pbm
Doctor :   may i know your age and gender please ?
User :   and i consulted a Doctor who gave me montair LC
User :   28 XXX
Doctor :   are you allergic to anything ?
User :   ya to dust
User :   it started whn i came back to my house after 2 weeks vacation
Doctor :   can you tell me more about your breathing problem ?
User :   after reaching house I started sneesing
Doctor :   ok
User :   after that i got sme difficulty in breathing
Doctor :   has the medication helped you ?
User :   If I m taking montair LC.. I m feeling good..
User :   bt once if I stops it I feel discomfortable
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   did you get any tests done ?
User :   ya
Doctor :   like chest x ray ?
User :   only spirometry
User :   The result shows that my lung capacity is reduced
Doctor :   yes as you do have a allergy so that would be correct
Doctor :   Perhaps the best advice is the simplest : avoid the foods, plants, animals, drugs, dust, or other substances that trigger an allergic reaction
Doctor :   f the allergen is airborne, clean living and working spaces frequently. Wear a face mask when doing chores. Get rid of dust, molds and mildew.
User :   ok
Doctor :   Discard old rugs, pillows and stuffed animals, which provide breeding grounds for molds and dust mites. Air conditioners can decrease your exposure to pollen and a dehumidifier and an air purifier, cleaned frequently will help you
User :   My company doctor has prescribed bro zedex syrup.. can I take it..?
Doctor :   Eating Garlic and Onion in your food is a good way to help you with allergies
User :   ok
Doctor :   yes you can take that medication also
Doctor :   it will help you with the sneezes
User :   ok
Doctor :   but do follow the advise i have given you
User :   Sure doctor
Doctor :   Citrus fruits are best way to cure and increase your immune system
Doctor :   so that you body can fight the natural way and you take few medicines
User :   Can I continue Montair LC... I had taken around 20 tabs
User :   whther the tab is safe or having side effects
Doctor :   it will give you a instant relief
User :   ok
Doctor :   but it does come with mild side effects
User :   ok
Doctor :   pure simple honey is very good
Doctor :   green tea willl help you sooth your throat and get rid of the sneezes
Doctor :   these certain changes you will find very useful
Doctor :   improve your diet with healthy foods
User :   ok
User :   thank you
Doctor :   you are most welcome
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