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Blocked nose problem - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   Hi
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   how can I help you?
User :   can I know whom am I chatting with
User :   ?
Doctor :   I'm Dr Jaikishen from Bangalore
User :   is this service free of cost ?
Doctor :   yes
User :   I am currently facing blocked the problem of blocked nose
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   To get a better picture I need this information--
Age: ; Occupation: ; Location: ; Marital Status:
User :   can i know what is the best remedy for it
User :   age - 25
User :   occupation - software consultant
User :   location - whitefield
Doctor :   How long have you been having this problem?
User :   Unmarried
User :   I used to face it in my childhood
User :   but it can reduced greatly
Doctor :   do you have any sneezing/ recurrent colds?
User :   yes
User :   as such now i am facing it since a couple of weeks
Doctor :   Do you have any other health problem or allergies?
User :   no
Doctor :   do you smoke?
User :   no
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   You most probably have a DNS- deviated nasal septum
Doctor :   That is causing the problem
Doctor :   This means that the middle partition of your nose is bent to one side- causing the nose to get blocked
Doctor :   Have you ever been to an ENT for a physical examination ?
Doctor :   r u there?
User :   yes
User :   I think i need to visit again
Doctor :   ok
User :   can u provide me a on the shelf solution
Doctor :   Are you having any fever/ cough as well?
User :   no
Doctor :   Have you taken any medicines so far?
User :   i have not taken any medicines
Doctor :   You can do steam inhalation with sinarest vapocaps and take Otrivin-S drops for your nose for temporary relief.
Doctor :   also drink plenty of water - that keeps the mucus thin and can clear it up more easily
User :   ok
User :   thanks a lot
Doctor :   but you will need to see an ENT for the permanent solution
User :   ok
Doctor :   Is there anything else I can help you with?
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting Health care magic. Bye for now.
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