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Checklist of medications to be carried while travelling - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   Hi there
Doctor :   How can I help you ?
User :   I am travelling out of the country this weekend and I am making a checklist of basic medicines I need
Doctor :   ok
User :   like for cold, fever and pain killers
Doctor :   What is the list that you have prepared for your self?
User :   I am planning to take either crocin or Paracetamol tablets for fever
User :   and colgin or d-cold for cold
Doctor :   Paracetamol 650mg will be the best
User :   and Sumo as pain killer
User :   Right
Doctor :   for cold you can keep tab Sinarst.
User :   Also, will be taking antibiotics too
User :   just in case
User :   Sinarst
User :   ok
User :   will make a note of that
Doctor :   And for the Analgesic you might be better of taking Tab COMBIFLAM.
User :   You mean pain killer
Doctor :   yes
User :   Right
User :   and then
User :   Antibiotic
User :   Azithral
Doctor :   ok
User :   Also
User :   I was told that I might have to carry a prescription
User :   Do I need a prescription for these?
Doctor :   Yes since not all the countries allow you to be carrying these medications on your own hence it shall be essential for you to get the
Doctor :   prescription by the
Doctor :   Registered Medical Practitioner
User :   I guess I will have to go to a doctor
User :   Or
User :   can you write out a prescription for me
User :   it would do my job easier
Doctor :   It shall not be possible and Shall need to be you in person that is When we supposed to Prescribe you medications .
Doctor :   Hence I Request you to see the Doctor in person
User :   Right
User :   I understand
User :   Thanks a lot
Doctor :   you are welcome.
Doctor :   Is there any thing else that i can help you with ?
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