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Sneezing,itching due to dust allergy - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi.
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   hello doctor
Doctor :   Hello
User :   I have sneezing problem,my eyes get red, nose is running continuosly
Doctor :   oK.
Doctor :   Since when is the problem?
User :   This problem occurs when I am travelling, whether change
Doctor :   Ok.
User :   Last 7 years
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Weight and Height: Dependents: Yes/ No.
User :   Male, Service,Married, 72 , 5foot 4 inch
User :   no
Doctor :   Ok.
Doctor :   Do you have any other health problems?
User :   sometimes skin itching problem and I take Anti alergic for that
Doctor :   Ok.
Doctor :   Do you smoke or chew tobacco/drink alcohol/Any illicit drugs/ betel nut chewing? If yes how much/how often and how long?
User :   nothing
Doctor :   Ok.
Doctor :   It is most probably an allergic response
Doctor :   as you have a history of allergies
Doctor :   Have you taken any medicnes for this previously?
User :   Yes, sometimes antibiotic and antiallergic tablets
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   The only way to get rid of allergies is to avoid the allergen as much as possible
Doctor :   drugs just relieve the symptoms
Doctor :   atleast for some years, strict avoidance of allergen is necessary
User :   I am not able to find from which things this problem occurs
Doctor :   Ok
User :   Sometimes I am very much fedup
Doctor :   As you told the change of climate, cold weather
Doctor :   dust, pollution, traffic, pollen
Doctor :   are common causes
Doctor :   try to avoid these
Doctor :   cover your mouth and nose when you are in cold weather or traffic
User :   But it is not able to avoid because in office there is AC
Doctor :   No. A/c is actually beneficial
Doctor :   as it filters out most allergens
Doctor :   try to wear warm clothes
User :   Kindly tell me which medicine is better when there is problem
Doctor :   What is the common anti-allergic that you use?
User :   I usually take sitrengene and Honitus tablet
Doctor :   Is sitrengene Cetrizine?
User :   CZ-3
Doctor :   Ok
User :   but I feel dizziness
Doctor :   Ok
User :   Sometimes I also do gargles
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   You can also do steam inhalation with Sinarest caps
User :   Kindly suggest diet also
Doctor :   Cetrizine is cz3
User :   yes
Doctor :   you can continue using if you have an attack
User :   Diet?
Doctor :   Yes
Doctor :   sorry for the delay
Doctor :   avoid cold foods, oily and spicy foods
Doctor :   apart from that there are no restrictions
Doctor :   Please fill the feedback form say done when done
User :   Ok Thank you
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