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Rheumatoid arthritis, homeopathy treatment, severe pain, nimesulide painkiller, obese, pain while walking, swelling in the fingers - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   Hi
Doctor :   Please proceed with the query.
User :   hi...i am recently diagonsed with Rhemataoid arth
Doctor :   ok
User :   i am taking a homeopathy treatment
Doctor :   ok,Is there any relief.
User :   when i am having a severe pain...i generally take nicip plus or nimueslide painkiller...
Doctor :   ok.
Doctor :   How old are you?
User :   when i take the pain killer it generally work for 2 days....wanted to know is it ok if i am taking this painkiller
User :   29
Doctor :   Yes it is ok to take when the pain arises.
User :   generally in homeoplathy it takes time ...but it has the complete cure so...
User :   how often can i take this
Doctor :   from when are you suffering this and do your parents have it too.
User :   from last two months
User :   my dad had it
Doctor :   You can take it when you have severe pain. In the mean time you can do Passive and active exercises can improve and maintain range of motion of the joints
Doctor :   What is your weight.
Doctor :   and height.
User :   i am having a swelling in my can i treat that
Doctor :   It is due to the same reason.
User :   my weight is 80 and height is 5.5
User :   yes the swelling is due the same only
Doctor :   You will have to do exercises and reduce your weight.Both hand and knee exercises and weight loss exercises.
Doctor :   Consume an adequate amount of calcium and vitamin D, either in the diet or by taking supplements
User :   i now but the proble is ...i am having a pain in walking
User :   what all can i take in the supplement
Doctor :   You can take omega 3 fatty acid capsules, calcium tablets or syrup.
User :   as calcium i am drinkin milk twice a day...
User :   omega3 fatty acid capsules...can u give me some name
Doctor :   Cod liver oil, calcijoint syrup.
User :   shell cal will work as a calciusm
Doctor :   Doing exercises everyday will reduce your pain after some time.
User :   cod liver oil-do i have drink this
Doctor :   Yes shelcal can
Doctor :   No it is capsule.
User :   so i can tell the chemist to give me cod liver oil capsule
Doctor :   yes.
User : can i reduse the swelling in my hand fingers
User :   i am doing reular oil message and hot water message
Doctor :   It will reduce once you start exercises for your f=hand upon consulting orthopaedician.
User : doc is not helpful...he cant suggest...that y i had change to homeopthy
Doctor :   You can also do oil massage and hot fomentation for it.
User :   i am doing this
Doctor :   Then you can meet a pysiotherapist.
User :   ok...that i can chk
Doctor :   He will apply onfra red light too for pain.
User :   any idea how much is the cost for the same
Doctor :   It will be on a daily or weekly thrice basis .maybe 2 to 3 thousand rupees alltogether.
User :   ok thanks
Doctor :   Kindly login for further medical queries.
User :   thank you so muc h doctor
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