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Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Answered : 37 Questions
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   Are u there ?
User :   Yes
Doctor :   how can i help you ?
User :   I have Scalp Psoriasis and my doctor suggested to take SAFECET when it problems much. Now a days the dandruff forms too much in spite of using it.
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   So you are concerned about your dandruff now ?
User :   Yes
Doctor :   dandruff can be treated by using medicated shampoos
Doctor :   as in NIZORAL
Doctor :   USE NIZORAL shampoo 3 times in a week for 4 weeks
Doctor :   and you will get relief from dandruff
User :   What is the best remedy for the Scalp Psoriasis?
User :   I use SAFECET tablet when required.
Doctor :   it depends on the severity of the condition,
Doctor :   continue safecet, if it is helping you
Doctor :   to change the medicine, you should be seen in person , so that it can be assesed and treated accordingly
User :   I also have some other questions.
Doctor :   sure proceed
User :   What is the best Combined oral contraceptive pill in Indian Market?
Doctor :   OVRAL , MALA-D are the best OCPs
Doctor :   mala-d is provided by the indian govt and is the most widely used
Doctor :   ovral is produced by pvt companies and is expensive comparatively
Doctor :   to mala d
Doctor :   but the efficasy is similar and not much differance
User :   My would be wife has Thyroid and she is on eltroxine, is there any problem if she will take it?
Doctor :   no , there will be no problem
User :   Hello
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   there will be no problem
User :   what are the side effects of COS ?
Doctor :   clotting disorders, DVT, headache, nausea, are major side effects
Doctor :   are u there ?
User :   I heard from someone, continue use of COS leads Breast Cancer. Is it correct?
Doctor :   NO
Doctor :   its incorrect
Doctor :   there are millions of women in the world and india using them, and research has told otherwise
User :   So, why people telling such things, using it make big problem to the women?
Doctor :   ignorance and fear
Doctor :   do u take medical advice from people or from doctors ?
User :   Obviously Doctor
Doctor :   so you can seek medical opinion and choose correctly
User :   Okay
User :   I have the last question regarding this
User :   Is there any health or medical benefit by using it?
Doctor :   it prevents pregnancy, and protects against anemia, as well preventive against endometrial cancer
Doctor :   and breast cancer
User :   Then it will safe for her,
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   definitelyt
User :   I have doubts and now it is clear
Doctor :   thats good to hear that your doubts have been cleared
User :   So, there is no link for her Thyroid also
Doctor :   no not at all
User :   Thanks for your help
Doctor :   you r welcome
User :   Bye
Doctor :   take care and have a good night
Doctor :   bye for now
Doctor :   are u back ?
User :   yes
User :   I have another thing to ask
Doctor :   ok
User :   I have also said that my marriage is next week and it is my first experience. which Water-based Personal lubricant best for me?
Doctor :   are u there ?
Doctor :   K Y jelly
Doctor :   would be the best
Doctor :   for your advice, your wife can take OCPs for 2-3 yrs
Doctor :   after marriage as long as you want to delay kids
User :   If I will use condoms which brand is the best?
Doctor :   then, once the family is completed, you can opt for either vasectomy or tubectomy
Doctor :   most brands are effective
Doctor :   you can choose from durex or ks or nirodh
User :   Okay thanks for your help
User :   Bye and Good Night
Doctor :   bye
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