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Tests for allergic rhinitis - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Do you conduct allergy tests for nasal related problems?
Doctor :   Hi,
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How can I help you?
User :   LOOKING FOR HELP ON ALLERGY TESTS FOR NASAL PROBLEMS? CAN U HELP?
Doctor :   May I know your age and gender?
User :   ITS FOR MY BRO IN LAW MALE AGE 53
Doctor :   Allergen test are done at a few centres.
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This is a centre where only online consultations are provided.
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We do not conduct tests here.
User :   I KNOW. WE ARE LOOKING FOR ADVICE AS FOLLOWS: Doctor :  
May I know where you are located so that I can search for a few places where it can be done?
User :   I KNOW...WE ARE LOOKING FOR HELP AS FOLLOWS: SYMPTOMS ARE CLOGGED NOSE AND REDDISH HUE OF THE NOSE: MEDICINES PRESCRIBED BY DR INCLUDE, FORISTAL, CETRAZINE.THEY HAVE SUGGESTED ALLERGY TESTS.
Doctor :  
Ok.
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Since when is he having these symptoms?
User :   FOR THE LAST FEW WEEKS...BUT HE IS HAVING RED RASHES OVER HIS BODY FOR OVER 2 YEARS...BY A PROCESS OF TRIAL AND ERROR HE FOUND THAT MILK PRODUCTS WAS THE CASE...
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Ok.
Doctor :   The treatment given is good.

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continue the same for the a few days.
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And there is a centre by named
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XXXXXXXX skin care and allergy test clinic.
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it is known to conduct allergen test.
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you may contact them.
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I shall give you a link also so that you can have a look at it through the web.
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The link is WWW.WWWW.WW Doctor :   Do you have any other query?
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User :   ALSO...I PERSONALLY SUFFER FROM A BAD LARYNX...EVERY TIME I HAVE SOME FOOD OR DRINK...I GET A SORE THROAT...ANY QUICK SUGGESTIVE CURES?
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Ok.
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I shall look for that too.
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There are better places at mumbai.
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You may contact asthma allergy clinic.
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It is located at
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The contact number would be 022 0000
Doctor :   Have you followed?
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And for the sore throat, the best remedy would be salt and water gargles.
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You may also try gargling with dissolving disprin tablets
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The tablet have to be dissolved in a warm water and gargled.
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If you develop fever with sorethroat, you need to take antibiotics.
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Have you followed?
User :   YES...my brother in law has also been prescribed deflazacort-6mg..is it a steroid?
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Steroids are given for long action.
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Yes it is a steroid.
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If the allergic symptoms are severe, you can continue with it.
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Its action will last long compared to other medications.
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The longer action can sometime help in prevention also.
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But the best way of treating it would be avoiding the allergens.
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So get the allergen test done and follow with the doctors advice.
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Have you followed?
User :   YES..VERY MUCH...THERE ARE NO SHORT CUTS...
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Yes, it is the best and only method to prevent it instead of medications.
Doctor :   Do you have any other query?
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