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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
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How can I help you?
User :   hi, I am Female 22
User :   I am suffering from cold, and fever, gidiness, cough
User :   fever comes and goes
Doctor :   Ok

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Since how long you have this problem
User :   Kindly sugeest
User :   3 days
User :   ?
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Ok
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Do you have body pain
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Is the cough with sputum?
User :   sometimes... when i wake up...
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Does any one around has similar problem
User :   no cough is not sputum
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Did you check the temperature
User :   my brother had 10 days back
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Is he ok now
User :   the temp is 99.4C
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What is your occupation
User :   ya... very much ok
User :   i am a physiotherapist working in Wockhardt
Doctor :  
Ok
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You can take SUMO COLD tablet
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after food
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twice daily
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Remember it may make you drousy
User :   i am taking crocin and citragfin for last two days
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ok
User :   and now afetr consulting a doctor i am taking zeet, expectorant syrup and vepan 500.. from yst night..
Doctor :  
It is fine then
User :   but the body is not showing recovery
Doctor :  
You can continue with the same
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for next three days
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It takes atleast 36 to 48 hrs for recovery
User :   ok... just wanted to confirm if there are any symptoms for H1N1 flu???
User :   ?
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You have to wait for next 48 hrs
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and if the fever do not subside
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and you catch with chest pain, vomiting, diarrhoea
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etc
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then it is good to get tested
User :   ok...
Doctor :  
Actually it is bit difficult to differentiate with normal Influenza adn H1N1
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virus
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so Once the tablets are started
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it takes 48 hrs
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See that you do not transmit to others
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keep away from work
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and isolate yourself from the others in the family
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Wash your hands before every meal
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do not touch your mouth nose eyes etc
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too frequently
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if touched you pl wash your hands
Doctor :   Please cover your nose and mouth while coughing or sneeezing
User :   ok.. doc... thanks
User :   a lot
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Did you fill the feedback form
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say done when done
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Anything else I can help you with
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Thanks for consulting us
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Bye for now
User :   bye.. thanks
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