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Treatment for loss of appetite - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Practicing since : 2004
Answered : 37 Questions
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help u
User :   hi
User :   i am suffering from some GI discomfort since 2-1/2 months
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   could u specify ur problem
User :   mainly loss of appetite
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   To get a better picture I need this information--Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: User :   39, M, medical transcriptionist, bachelor
Doctor :   k
Doctor :   Do you smoke or chew tobacco/drink alcohol/Any illegal drugs/ betel nut chewing? If yes how much/how often?
User :   dr suggesting rabeprazole, which i am taking now
Doctor :   ok
User :   no habits such that
Doctor :   u should finish the full course
Doctor :   for 2 weeks of rabiprazole
User :   i am taking it nearly one month already
User :   but still no improvement
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   did u get endoscopy done
User :   they did USG of abdodmen and pelvis and even endoscopy also, all negative
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   ECG was done anytime
User :   no
Doctor :   could u type Endoscopy impression
Doctor :   report
User :   everything normal
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   ok how can i help u
Doctor :   anything u would like to know
Doctor :   about
User :   i had the habit of masturbation, is it related to loss of appetite?
Doctor :   r u there
Doctor :   no
Doctor :   we can send u a document on masturbation
Doctor :   which can help u with
Doctor :   to email
User :   s
Doctor :   masturbation is natural
User :   now a days i am feeling some twinging like senstaion in my right testicle
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   is the color of testis red?
Doctor :   any swelling?
User :   no
Doctor :   any fever along with twinging
User :   i feel like that but when tested in thermometer it is normal
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   get ultrasound done
Doctor :   for pevis
Doctor :   pelvis
User :   that is done along with abdomen
Doctor :   k
Doctor :   what was the replort
Doctor :   report
Doctor :   then
User :   normal, nothing found
Doctor :   so what that we can help with
User :   what else can i do for loss of appetite
User :   i am really struggling when the eating time comes
Doctor :   do u get proper sleep
Doctor :   do u eat on time
Doctor :   Syrup
Doctor :   Activate
Doctor :   u can take that
Doctor :   u r appetite will get better
User :   i met two or three doctors, they are all telling it is gastric
Doctor :   u can also take protien-x
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   could u specify
User :   but i want to know is the gastric become so severe
Doctor :   i suggest u to follow up with one doctor
Doctor :   avoid coffee
Doctor :   less spicy food
Doctor :   avoid oily food as well
Doctor :   avoid wearing tight tee shirts
Doctor :   eat 2 hours before u sleep
Doctor :   keep a pillow
User :   i am afraiding very much that masturbation is the cause of this
Doctor :   extra
User :   can i take that syrup along with rabeprazole
Doctor :   no masturbation is no way connected with this
Doctor :   ya u can take
Doctor :   masturbation and gastric problem are not connected
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Please fill this form I send, and say done when done.
User :   k, thanx a lot doctor
Doctor :   dont worry
Doctor :   u should be fine
Doctor :   anything else u want to know about
User :   u mentioned two syrups, whether to take those two or just one is enough
User :   which is the better
Doctor :   one syrup and one more powder
Doctor :   which can take with milk
Doctor :   protien supplement and syrup
Doctor :   u can take both
Doctor :   syrup u can take once daily
Doctor :   at night time
User :   k
Doctor :   protien-x u can take in the morning
Doctor :   along with milk
Doctor :   anything else u want to know
User :   no, thanks
User :   bye
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