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Treatment for acne and dandruff - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
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How can I help you?
User :   hi
User :   actually i am facing issue of pimples and dandruff and redness on back since long
Doctor :  
User :   i have tried lots of medicines .. now other day somebody was suggesting me blood purifiers like safi and other herbals
User :   i wanted to know can that help ?
Doctor :  
These are Ayurveda products.
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It acts like purifiers.
User :   which one you suggest?
Doctor :  
They are known to help.
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But the effects may take some time.
Doctor :   Safi is a good product, and has been trusted by many people.
User :   any other product than safi?
Doctor :  
Since I am a allopathic doctor, I may not be able to give more details on the product.
User :   any allopathic purifier you can suggest?
Doctor :   Allopathic purifiers are drugs which act as antioxidant.
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They are mainly multivitamins which contain, vit C and E
Doctor :   Some of those products come in the name of recovit/zincovit and so on.
Doctor :  
You may try these.
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Again the effects will take the same amount of time.
User :   and any known side effects?
User :   so shall i try recovit/zincovit?
Doctor :  
These are just vitamin pills and no known side effects.\
Doctor :   It is only slighltly harmful if you take too many pills.
Doctor :   The dosage of these medications are one tablet a day.
User :   ok
Doctor :   These medications or the safi products are supportive treatment.
User :   ok
Doctor :   I mean to say that only these medications may not help you.
User :   its just that i have tried too many medicines
User :   so thought of trying this one too
Doctor :  
The basic measures of keeping the skin clean, avoiding stress
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And preventing has to be followed.
User :   ok
Doctor :  
If there is a pimple which has been infected, then you may need antibiotics along with it.
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Have you followed?
User :   yup
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Do you have any other query?
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