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Acne, treatment for scars - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   hello sir
Doctor :   Hello. How can I help you?
User :   just now I chat with someone
User :   i do not know with whom I chat
User :   what s your good name ?
Doctor :   You were chatting about acne.
User :   yes madam
User :   so kindly help me on my acne problem
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   As previously mentioned, acne is considered more to be due to an infection.
User :   first of all tell me about helthcaremagic
User :   all this chat will be store in your database ?
User :   if I come after 10 days some other doctors can check this chat ?
Doctor :   Yes. But the patient's information is kept confidential.
User :   oki
Doctor :   There is a chat history window that shows your previous conversation.
User :   is it possible for me to have history of all this chat for my reference ?
Doctor :   Yes
User :   thanks
User :   till my 24 years time i never had any skin issue
User :   why it has started recently ?
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   The cause could be an infection.
Doctor :   Since when have you been using Salicylic acid?
User :   i am using it since last 4 days
Doctor :   oK
User :   it is prescribe by doc
Doctor :   You need to use it for at least 2 months
Doctor :   for any benefit
User :   I am taking acno-20 tablets
Doctor :   It should be used regularly without fail.
Doctor :   Ok
User :   i am doing it with complete schedule
Doctor :   Ok
User :   acno-20 is for what ?
Doctor :   Then the result will be shown in 2-3 months time.
Doctor :   Could you mention the generic name?
User :   It is available in market like
User :   acno-5 acno-10 acno-20 and acno-40
Doctor :   Is that an antibiotic?
Doctor :   Can you mention what is written on the cover? The generic name?
User :   yes
User :   sorry madam i could not have it right now
Doctor :   That is ok, How long were you asked to take the tablets?
User :   for 3-4 weeks time
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   It is probably either an antibiotic or a retinoid.
Doctor :   They are used in acne treatment.
Doctor :   The retinoid is used in resistant cases of acne.
User :   I would like to know one thing from you
Doctor :   Ok
User :   some docs are so professional in bang're that they ask for some expensive treatment on my face
Doctor :   Ok
User :   Is it really needed or just that they are trying to make some money ?
Doctor :   Since when are you having acne?
Doctor :   Are there any scars?
User :   yes
User :   my face was neat and clean long back
User :   now it is having scars also
Doctor :   Ok, if the scars are long term and severe, then for a cosmetic effect the procedures may be required.
Doctor :   First I suggest that you finish your course of treatment.
User :   one another concern I have
Doctor :   If there is no improvement whatsoever, then Laser or Dermabrasion can be contemplated if reqiuired.
Doctor :   Ok
User :   It is mention on saslic acid product
Doctor :   Ok
User :   that I should not use any cosmetic product
User :   actually since last few days I am seeing good results
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Make-up articles and other scrubs are better avoided.
Doctor :   when there is acne.
Doctor :   ok
User :   I will some make up at my marriage time
Doctor :   Ok
User :   so is it fine one time make up ?
Doctor :   But as it is a long time away it is fine,
User :   normally i don't do any make u
Doctor :   Your treatment course would be done by then and occassional application
Doctor :   is ok
Doctor :   Use good branded products
Doctor :   and use waterbased cosmetics
Doctor :   Always the make up should be removed with a gentle moisturizer at bed time
User :   thanks
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Is there any thing else that I could help you with?
User :   and I have read on some site that acne caused by hormon imbalance
User :   is it right
Doctor :   Hormones may play a role but are not the main reason.
User :   one basic change happened in my life in this period was
User :   my engagement
Doctor :   Ok
User :   and I had few time sex with my financee which was very new and diffrent experience
Doctor :   Only excess hormonal changes due to any underlying disease or use of oral contraceptove pills
User :   It is the reason for hormon imbalance ?
Doctor :   can cause acne
Doctor :   Other than that minor emotional disturbances done
Doctor :   dont
Doctor :   Thats why hormonal cause can be ruled out
User :   can you recommend me some loction
User :   to remove my scars ?
Doctor :   Salicylic acid is sufficient against both scars and acne to a certain extent. Caladryl lotion has been helpful in some with superficial scars.
Doctor :   For deep scars there are no medicines, they may need procedures,
User :   and yes it is mention on this product that do not use it for more than 30 sec
Doctor :   Ok
User :   I have to follow it strictly ?
Doctor :   It would be better to.
Doctor :   For best results.
User :   actually first time i am using technology for health care
Doctor :   Ok
User :   so need to know something about it
User :   nice experince
Doctor :   I hope it was a pleasant experience for you.
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Is there any thing else that I could help you with?
User :   and definetly recommending to my friends
Doctor :   Thank you
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User :   If some how I can see doctor's profile somehow it will be helpful for patient
Doctor :   We will recommend your suggestions to our management.
Doctor :   Have you filled the feedback form which I have sent?
User :   yes doctor
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Is there any other information that you would like to know about Kashyap?
User :   your experience in field ?
Doctor :   I have been associated with the medical field for 6 years.
User :   thank you doctor
Doctor :   You are welcome.
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting Health care magic. Bye for now. Please refer your friends to our service.
User :   thanks madam
User :   sure
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