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Suggest the medication for acne problem - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 26-Nov-2013
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Very Good Posted in: Skin Hair and Nails
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Doctor:Hi
Doctor:How can I help you today?
User:Hi i m XXXX
Doctor:Hi
User:Hi
Doctor:Please proceed with your query
User:I have skin problem
Doctor:ok
User:I had acne problem since i was 16
Doctor:ok
User:But they are right now but i have spot of them
Doctor:ok
User:now i m 25
Doctor:Mostly the spots diminish with time
User:ok
Doctor:Otherwise medicines can be prescribed by skin doctors like kojic acid or salicylic acid
User:ok
User:i
Doctor:These help lightening the hyperpigmentation and spots
User:my skin colour is also not even
Doctor:But maybe associated with side effects like redness etc
User:ok
User:i have very sensitive skin
Doctor:ok
Doctor:So you will need to use medicines will a lot of care
User:so should i try some home remedy
Doctor:As most medicines prescribed in dermatology can cause skin redness and sensitivities
User:ok
Doctor:I will make some recommendations that will help
User:ok
Doctor:First is not to take unnecessary antibiotics
Doctor:Take lot of fruits and vegetables upto 5 times a day
User:Ok
Doctor:Drink pure water and hygienic food
User:ok
User:right
Doctor:Exercise 20 min a day
User:ok
Doctor:All this helps regularize normal physiology
User:ok
Doctor:Apart from this you can try Ponds pimple facewash that may help with redness and uneven tone
User:i take neem capsule of himalaya daily
Doctor:I think all this should help
Doctor:ok
Doctor:Does it help?
User:ok
User:yes i m taking from 2 month
Doctor:ok
User:do u recommond any capsule which is good for skin
Doctor:You should get blood tests done to rule out anemia and calciumdeficiency
Doctor:Both these conditions can cause uneven tone
User:yes i checked
Doctor:ok
Doctor:So what were the results?
User:i m not anemic
User:what don't know about calcium
User:i never get it checked
User:which medicine is best to get rid if calcium deficiency
Doctor:You can take calcium sandoz
Doctor:or a calcium and vit D syrup
User:ok
Doctor:Do you have any question here?
User:no thanks doctor
Doctor:ok
Doctor:Thanks for consulting
User:thanks a lot for helping
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