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After effects of ingestion of karvol plus - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   hi
Doctor :   hello
Doctor :   i am Dr xxxx here
User :   actually by mistake i have eaten karvol plus
User :   which was meant for external use
User :   i tried forcing vomiting
Doctor :   please proceed with your query
User :   but not sure if the capsule came out
User :   so wanted to know if it should be okay
Doctor :   when did it happen ?
User :   5 mins back
Doctor :   how many have you eaten ?
User :   1
Doctor :   may i know your age ?
User :   27
Doctor :   have you noticed any stomach pain ?
User :   not yet
Doctor :   its a very strong inhalant
Doctor :   did you manage to vomit it out?
User :   not sure
Doctor :   any other symptoms ?
User :   a bit dizzy
User :   means sleepy
User :   but not sure if its because of this
User :   anything serious?
Doctor :   give me a min
Doctor :   i am looking at all the right answers for you
Doctor :   well i would suggest you to go to a doctor especially a gastrointrologist if you can
User :   now?
Doctor :   yes now
User :   anything serious?
Doctor :   your symptoms don't suggest
Doctor :   but its always good
Doctor :   to get a physical examination
User :   what symptoms can be worrying?
Doctor :   mild dizziness you have reported
Doctor :   its always good to get a physical exam done there is no harm
User :   problem is its 12:30 am
User :   would be hard to find anyone at this hr
User :   how about tomorrow morning?
Doctor :   where are you located ?
User :   bangalore
Doctor :   you can go to manipal hospital
User :   can it be serious?
User :   anything poisonous or something?
Doctor :   it does not look like but like i said one should not take any chances
Doctor :   prevention is always better than cure
User :   is the drug poisonous in anyway?
Doctor :   its more problematic in children and less in adults
Doctor :   another symptoms you having besides dizziness ?
User :   no
Doctor :   its always better to get it checked
User :   you havent answered regarding poisonous
Doctor :   its not poisonous
Doctor :   but can have side effects
Doctor :   thats why
User :   ok
User :   what kind of side effects?
Doctor :   you might get severe stomach pain
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