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Tips to prevent ance, acne scars and pus filled acne - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   Hello
Doctor :   Yes
User :   I am having problem of ACNE
User :   any suggestions?
Doctor :   To get a better picture I need this information--
Age: ; Occupation: ; Location: ; Marital Status:
User :   26/F/Service/NCR/Unmarried
Doctor :   How long do you have pimples?
User :   3-4 yrs
Doctor :   How many pimples are there now?
User :   7-8 on both sides
Doctor :   k
Doctor :   What is the approximate size of the largest pimple?
User :   not too big
Doctor :   DO you have Pus / Pain
User :   but it gets filled wid fluid ...n also leaves some mark
User :   sometimes having Pus
Doctor :   Do you pick pimples or touch them?
User :   sometimes
Doctor :   Do you have holes / scars / Blemishes ?
User :   few holes
Doctor :   Are you on any medication / seen the doctor?
User :   taken some homeopathic medicine
User :   it helped to some level
Doctor :   Do you have any serious health problem ?
User :   no
Doctor :   Did yoiu use any over the counter drugs
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User :   hi
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   Did you use any over the counter medicines
Doctor :   for the acne
User :   no
Doctor :   From your information What best could be done is
Doctor :   to take oral antibiotics
Doctor :   and some topical medicines to apply
User :   which one is best
Doctor :   Please fill this form I send and give feedback and when done, Please say it.
User :   any specific names
Doctor :   The medicine that is required for your condition is prescription based. These medicine have many adverse side effects and can be prescribed by a doctor after your physical examination. We cannot prescribe it online for your safety.
Doctor :   However let me give yoiu some important information
Doctor :   about acne
Doctor :   which is very important to follow
Doctor :   All picker acne should be dealt strongly.
Doctor :   Washing the acne more than 3 times a day has no effect and in fact can strip the skin with hard scrubs.
Doctor :   Picking the acne is the most dangerous part of it. So never put your bare hand on them.
Doctor :   Hello are you there?
User :   yup
User :   thanks doc
Doctor :   No food causes acne.
User :   thanks for info
Doctor :   No Makeup cause acne
User :   oks
Doctor :   Sweating decreases the acne. This is relatively variable and best exercise is swimming. Immediately shower after the swim and dont loiter with the clothes.
Doctor :   Scrubbing and toning the skin stops the acne may not be correct.
Doctor :   The final thing I could tell you is
Doctor :   Acne treatment is not intended for existing individual lesions but is applied consistently over months to prevent new lesions. Expect slow improvement.
Doctor :   Develop a skin care regimen that is modified slowly over time, not week to week.
Doctor :   Acne is not yet curable. But dont lose hope as it is highly treatable. The best way to treat acne is to prevent blemishes from happening,
User :   k
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Doctor :   So i think i have give enough info
Doctor :   bye
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