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Treatment and dietary measures for piles - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Excellent Posted in: Digestion and Bowels
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   hello Doc
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   Recently, I came to know that I am having piles, can you help me out?
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   May I know your age, gender, height and weight?
User :   I am 31 in age, 75 Kilos in Wt, 165 CM in Ht & Male
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   What is the symptom you are having?
User :   I am feeling very uncomfortable while sitting & passing stool
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Do you have pain and/or bleeding?
User :   sometimes I find blood also
Doctor :   Ok
User :   I have continues pain for last 2 days
Doctor :   Have you confirmed it as piles?
User :   yes
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Meaning a doctor has examined the part right?
Doctor :   Surgeon is the right person
User :   no I had just consulted one of my friend who is a ayurvedic doc
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   It has to be examined by a General Surgeon or a Gastroenterologist
Doctor :   as diagnosis is very much important
User :   ok
Doctor :   to rule out other serious things
User :   ok
Doctor :   Now as far as the pain and bleeding is concerned
Doctor :   some dietary changes is good
Doctor :   like lot of fruits and vegetables
User :   like
Doctor :   Avoid non-veg, spicy foods and junk foods
User :   ok
Doctor :   all foods which are difficult for you to digest have to be avoided as well
Doctor :   next is good exercise
Doctor :   Brisk walking is best
User :   ok
Doctor :   do it daily for 30 minutes atleast continuously
User :   ok
Doctor :   Apart from that, for now I shall suggest you a fiber supplement as well
Doctor :   Naturolax, 2tsp in water/milk after food, morning and night
Doctor :   shall help to make your motions softer
User :   ok
User :   presently I am using Isabgol
Doctor :   Do get back to me with the improvement and also the Surgeon's opinion
Doctor :   Isabgol is same
Doctor :   You can continue that
Doctor :   Are you using any ointment or tablets?
User :   no
Doctor :   Ok fine
Doctor :   That shall be decided by the Surgeon after the examination
User :   ok
Doctor :   Is there any thing else I can help you with?
User :   No thank you so much Doc
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting me. Bye for now. Please refer your friends to our service.
User :   yah, I will
User :   thanks & bye for now
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