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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
User :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   i have acne problem which never seems to go
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   since when
User :   since a year
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Dependents: Yes/ No.
User :   im 18 now, a female, studentn i live with my parents
Doctor :   do u have white heads or black heads or both
User :   jus white
User :   heads
Doctor :   any ointment u tried?
Doctor :   have u seen dermatologist so far?
User :   yeah i have
User :   did help a little only
Doctor :   did they prescribe any medicine?
Doctor :   ok
User :   yeah he did
Doctor :   dont tried to pinch or touch the pimples
User :   gave me a tablet called minoz
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   acne is common in teens
Doctor :   once u cross 20
Doctor :   it will resolve on its own
Doctor :   never tried to pinch the pimple
User :   but why is it with me? ther r so many teens who hav no acne
Doctor :   do u have oily face?
Doctor :   some will have acne some will not have
User :   no a normal skin i got, n i dont pinch my pimple. i totally avoid touchin them'
Doctor :   u can apply this lotion
User :   which one?
Doctor :   Benzoyl peroxide 2.5% lotion once daily at night time
Doctor :   for 15 days
Doctor :   if u dont find any relief with this
Doctor :   u need to consult dermatalogist
Doctor :   ok
User :   ok
Doctor :   anything else u want to know about
User :   when wil i stop getting acne
Doctor :   avoid taking oily food or food rich in fats
User :   yeah ok
Doctor :   it will aggravate acne
User :   when wil i stop getting them?
Doctor :   stress will cause acne as well
Doctor :   it depends
Doctor :   some people will respond well
User :   like?
Doctor :   u should be able to get better with this cream
Doctor :   in 1 months time
User :   ok thank u
Doctor :   ur welcome
Doctor :   have a nice day
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   anything else u would like to know about
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