Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
145 Doctors are Online

Breathing problem due to smoking and substitute to quit smoking. - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
User rating for this question
Good Posted in: Smoking and Alcohol Addiction
Answered by

General & Family Physician
Practicing since : 2008
Answered : 3622 Questions
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   hello sir
User :   i am a smoker
Doctor :   Ok
User :   some time breathing problem arisis
Doctor :   Ok
User :   due to heavy work and tension i cant stop smoking
User :   can u suggest me some medicine for this
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   First I would like to ask some questions
Doctor :   How long hav3e you been smoking and how many a day
User :   ya sure
Doctor :   How long hav3e you been smoking and how many a day
User :   7 to 8 yrs
Doctor :   Do you drink alcohol too
User :   5 to 6
User :   ya but only beer
User :   that to weekly on sundays
Doctor :   Have you seen a doctor/Taken any medication for your current problem?
User :   no
User :   one more thing
Doctor :   Do you have any other health problems?High Blood sugar/ high blood pressure/ Asthma/allergies etc?
User : the seasons change cough problem arisis
User :   no
Doctor :   Do you want to quit smoking
User :   ya but due to over work i cant stop at this movement
Doctor :   Have you tried quit smoking
User :   ya.......... that to only 3 to 4 days
Doctor :   Would you like to take something which is less dangerous than smoking and givwe you the same pleasurable
Doctor :   effect
User :   ya tell me
Doctor :   There are quite better methods to quit smoking
Doctor :   now a days
Doctor :   already the effects have set in you i suppose
Doctor :   with your breathless symptoms
Doctor :   and cough frequetly
Doctor :   You need to see a counseller and a life style analyst
Doctor :   who would give you a plan of it
Doctor :   by addressing the effects of quitting how to bear them
Doctor :   There are somethings caled nictoine patches and nicotine chewing gums
User :   but in my city i cant get these facilitys
Doctor :   whihca re used
Doctor :   by the counsellors
Doctor :   Which city are you in
User :   near XXXXX
User :   called XXXXXX
Doctor :   O
Doctor :   I dont think the nicotine chewing gums are also availabel there
User :   ya
Doctor :   I can help you if you can come to XXXXX once
Doctor :   and according to the counselling sessions
Doctor :   needed by you
Doctor :   Decide over it
Doctor :   i shall send you a link
Doctor :   about the quitting
Doctor :   of smoking
Doctor :   which would be more informative
User :   ok
Doctor :   WWW.WWWW.WW D
octor : This gives you good idea why to quit, what are the methods, what effects
Doctor :   and what is your participation in it
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Let me know if you make any decision
User :   ok thank u................
Doctor :   Certainly it cannot happen
Doctor :   in a day or a month
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   You need to stick to the cusrse and the counselling
Doctor :   Bye
Doctor :   then
User :   if i come to XXXXX where i can meet u
Doctor :   Chat with us and one of ourdoctors
Doctor :   shall help you
User :   ok thank u
Doctor :   to give the details abot
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor