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Skin rashes on the elbow,knee,neck,ears - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi.
User :   hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
Doctor :   Ok.
User :   i suddenly facing some skin rashes from past half hour
Doctor :   Ok.
Doctor :   Did this ever happen before?
User :   a big rash near my elbow and small ones on my knee, under eye and neck and near ears
User :   no never
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Weight and Height: Dependents: Yes/ No.
User :   and itching on my back
User :   26,female,housewife,married,52kg,5.4, yes
Doctor :   Do you have any cough syrup at yoour place?
User :   yes i do
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Which one?
User :   its a chineese one
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Its generic name?
User :   one sec i ll check
User :   ok it ha a chineese name its available over the counter, so guess it is generic
Doctor :   I suggest that you take any cough syrup or tablet with chlorpheniramine maleate
Doctor :   2 tsfs
Doctor :   now
User :   it says natural herbs, lonquat n honey extracts
Doctor :   it will cause slight sedation.
User :   ok but this cough syrun doesnt have chloropheniramine
User :   is it okie to have
User :   shud i have?
Doctor :   As it is not allopathic medicine, I have to cross check.
Doctor :   Give me a minute
User :   okie
Doctor :   You can try taking it, it is a herbal extract
Doctor :   if there is still no effect
User :   yes it is
User :   why do you think this happenned
User :   i have little itching on the scalp as well
Doctor :   Must be an insect bite or an allergy to any food
Doctor :   or clothing materail or dust
Doctor :   If there is still no effect with the chinese syrup
Doctor :   take a cough syrup
User :   yes i did . i hope its normal
Doctor :   with Chlorpheniramine maleate in it'
User :   it is not written in the ingrediants section of it
Doctor :   Yes
Doctor :   That is a herbal medicine
Doctor :   They are supposed to work the same way.
User :   oh okie
Doctor :   But as it can be milder,
Doctor :   if the symptoms dont subside then get the medicine I told you
Doctor :   It might cause slight drowsiness
User :   oh okie and yes i did clear dust today...
Doctor :   Do you have any other health problems?
User :   and had some spoilt food outside
Doctor :   Ok
User :   yes i have rheumatoid arthritis
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Any blood sugar or high BP?
User :   no nothing
Doctor :   Are you allergic to any medications?
User :   but i have one boil on my tongue
User :   from past 2 days
Doctor :   Ok
User :   no i m not allergic
Doctor :   Please fill the feedback form say done when done
User :   yes i did
Doctor :   Ok
User :   doctor please tell me what may be the reason for the boil on the tongue
Doctor :   Is there any thing else that I could help you with?
User :   it was little white in colour and today it has reduced
Doctor :   That is ok
User :   ok doctor thanlks
Doctor :   It will come down on its own.
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting Health care magic. Bye for now. Please refer your friends to our service.
User :   bye
User :   sure
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