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Problems with conceiving - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can I help you?
User :   Hi
User :   I have problems in conceiving and it has been about six months.
Doctor :   ok
User :   Would you be able to advice me on this. What information would help you
Doctor :   how old are you?
User :   31 yesr
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   and since when have you been trying to conceive
User :   6 months
Doctor :   ok..have you taken any supplementations?
Doctor :   like vitamin etc?
User :   no.
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   and have you consulted a gynecologist?
User :   not yet.. thinking of
Doctor :   ok
User :   some people suggested to wait and try for some more tme
Doctor :   the normal time suggested is one year
Doctor :   before you think about problems
User : you think my age is a problem
User :   ?
Doctor :   well not really
Doctor :   31 is ok
Doctor :   you should start with taking folic acid supplements now
User :   ok.
Doctor :   tell me have you had any menstrual problems earlier or have any now?
User :   No, it happens for 3 days and with a hap of approx 25-26 days
User :   hap=gap
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   any pain/ discomfort associated?
User :   yes..pain
User :   that tolerable though
Doctor :   ok
User :   is there any suggested time to try after the cycle
Doctor :   well the 14th day of the cycle is generaly the day of vulation
Doctor :   in case the periods are regular
User :   14 days after start of the cycle or end of cycle
Doctor :   so suggested is that 10th to 18th day after your periods is a good time to try and conceive
User :   ok..and is it not advisable to try before 10th day.
Doctor :   WWW.WWWW.WW Doctor :   try this link
Doctor :   it has an ovulation calender
Doctor :   through which you can calculate the correct period for attempting conception
Doctor :   you there?
User :   Thanks, this will help. About folic acid..
Doctor :   ya
User :   should it be taken everyday>
User :   and what shud be quantity
User :   of intake. Shud I get this in tablets or in some other form
Doctor :   there are standard tablets that gynecologists prescribe
Doctor :   we are NOT allowed to prescribe tablets online
Doctor :   but just as a guidance you could ask for
Doctor :   Folat tablets
Doctor :   from your gynecologist
Doctor :   if i recall right
User :   ok..
User :   what about the dosage..Can you suggest on that
User :   Is there any other form of folic acid that i can have with my regular diet
Doctor :   its a once a day dose, the exact quanityt of this id do not recall
Doctor :   there are some cereals etc which are rich in folic acid
User :   ok. Do you recollect any name of the cereals
Doctor :   food sources rich in folic acid
Doctor :   if your email id is correct
Doctor :   YYYY@YYYY
Doctor :   we can send you a mail after doing some researh on this
Doctor :   if i may ask
Doctor :   are you just testing this site?
User :   ID is correct. I just came across this site. However, whatever I discussed is genuine
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   we shall get back to you
User :   Are you based out of Bangalore?
Doctor :   with details about folic acid supplementation
Doctor :   yes we are
User :   Ok, Thanks a Lot, Can you please email the details to another id as well: YYYY@YYYY
Doctor :   ok will do :)
User :   Thanks, The first ID also works :-)
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   hope we can help you out with this
User :   Definitely
Doctor :   bye for now
User :   Thank you so much for your time
User :   Bye
Doctor :   welcome
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