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Taken herbal treatment for pimples. Small pimples have started again. Suggest the cure? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 01-Nov-2013
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User:hi
Doctor:Hi
Doctor:please proceed with your query
User:Hello Dr
User:I get pimples very frequently..was taking herbal medicines
User:and it was under control
User:i have sstopped it from some time
Doctor:sorry to hear that
User:and getting small pimples again
User:there is one near my nose which have pus as well
User:and a big one
Doctor:sorry again
User:can u sugegst any ointment for it?
Doctor:you should use Erytop ointment for it as it is pus filled
Doctor:It seems like infected
User:ok
Doctor:Erytop is effective
Doctor:you can try it
User:do u mean erytop gel?
User:the pink one?
Doctor:yes
Doctor:gel or ointment
Doctor:both are fine
User:is there any side effect for it?
Doctor:no
User:doest it helps for pimple scars ?
Doctor:nothing as such since it is topical
Doctor:no
Doctor:not at all
User:ok..so its only for pimples?
Doctor:yes
User:how do i remove the pimple scars enth
User:then*
User:Eslite?
User:does this help?
Doctor:for the scars, you can use mederma skin care for scars
Doctor:Eslite also helps
User:any side effects?
Doctor:no
User:ok
Doctor:any more queries for now?
User:yes
User:can i use both eslite and erytop at same time?
Doctor:no
Doctor:first use erytop
User:ok
Doctor:the after complete healing of the pimple, use eslite
User:ok..thanks
User:thats all for now
Doctor:you are welcome
Doctor:get well soon
Doctor:take care
User:last qstn
User:can i apply it for whole night?
Doctor:yes
User:as last time when i applied eslite i could see red marks on my screen
User:and so discontinued it
Doctor:you can use erytop whole night
Doctor:after 3 weeks, you can start using eslite
User:ok
User:for whole night?
Doctor:yes
User:ok
User:so i will use erytop on pimples for 3 weeks/it heals completly
User:and then start with eslite on scars
Doctor:right
Doctor:es
User:thanks
Doctor:yes*
Doctor:that is right
User:;-)
Doctor:ok
Doctor::)
User:thanks for help
Doctor:you are welcome
User:i am ending chat now
Doctor:sure
Doctor:Are you back?
Doctor:Do you have a query?
User:i had some gynanc query
User:have*
Doctor:Please
Doctor:go ahead with the query
User:i have pcod pblm
User:so does this mean that i cant get pregnant?
Doctor:It does not mean so. However the chances of pregnancy dimnish
Doctor:However there are a number of women who conceived being PCOD
User:ok.
User:how can this be cured?
Doctor:Weight loss, Metformin therapy, diet modification
User:Metformin ?
Doctor:It is a tablet that is routinely prescribed for PCOD
Doctor:We need to stage the pCOD and the treatment depends on the staging
Doctor:A reproductive Endocrinologist or Infertility experts are trained to stage and treat them
Doctor:I suggest you to XXXXXXX one if you are hard of conceiving
User:ok
User:how many days/months prior to concieving i am suppose to start the treatment?
Doctor:Once you are diagnosed you should start immediately
User:ok
User:i started in my college days
User:but dr suggested that i dont have to take unncessarily external hormones
User:and so i stopped it
User:got married recently so was concerned about it
Doctor:Ok since it is a long time from now I suggest reconsult
Doctor:In PCOD there is no ovulation happening
Doctor:Ovulation is release of egg, if the egg is not released by the women, the process of conception does not take place
Doctor:Now we need to find if there is ovulation happening or not
Doctor:So I suggest you to consult the doctor again and know the status of ovulation
User:ok..does ovaluation means getting periods?
Doctor:No
Doctor:Ovulation happens in between the periods
Doctor:It is not visible to the women
Doctor:It can be detected by tests and Ultrasound
User:ok
User:if ovaulation happens then i can conceive..rite?
Doctor:yes
User:ok..
Doctor:Do you have any more queries?
User:does thyroid adds to pcod?
Doctor:Yes
User:oh
User:thanks
Doctor:Ok Thank you for visiting me
Doctor:Bye for now
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