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Cold, running nose,cough,head ache - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   HI
Doctor :   How can i help you
User :   My friend is having cold
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details of the patient-Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Weight and Height: Dependents: Yes/ No.
User :   from past 2 days..
User :   25 F IT Professional Hyd Single 56 168
User :   Yes
User :   u there?
Doctor :   Does she have any other symptoms other than running nose..
User :   cough, headache
Doctor :   like fever or body ache or cough and any other symptoms
Doctor :   ok
User :   only running nose , cough and little bit head ache
Doctor :   does she Produce any Sputum While coughing
User :   yes
Doctor :   Approximately what is the Quantity
User :   means
Doctor :   is it White or altered in Color
User :   somewhat yellow in colour
Doctor :   How much of sputum does she produce 2-3 ml or more than that
User :   not more than 2 ml
Doctor :   ok
User :   what do u say .. it's just a cold or anything else..
Doctor :   Ask her to take tab SINARST one in the morning and the Evening and that needs to be taken for 3 days after food
User :   ok..
User :   Sinarest or sinarst
Doctor :   I would suspect it to be nothing but viral illness but then she needs
Doctor :   SINARST
Doctor :   to keep a watch for next 3 days if it is worsening then she might need to be started on some Anti-Biotics
User :   ok
Doctor :   Along with that she can also take this cough suppressant
User :   thanks a lot..
User :   and we have one more query
Doctor :   Sure
Doctor :   GRILINCTUS 2 tea spoons during the morning and the evening and she should avoid driving or using any heavy machinery while taking the cough suppressant
User :   one of my friend is having asthama and now he used to get pain in ribs and now he is coughing a lot
User :   while talking
Doctor :   Please fill the feedback form say done when done
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Please get him examined as there are possibilities of him having Complications of asthma that can be Cor-Pulmonale and that needs to be Ruled out
Doctor :   Are you there XXXXXXXX ?
User :   yes
User :   thanks
User :   so is that serious issue
User :   ?
Doctor :   Yes that is the Complications that are taking
User :   is it for sure asthama or any other disease?
Doctor :   place that of Chronic Asthma and will need Hospitalization and Monitoring with necessary medications
Doctor :   You have mentioned that as i have not examined i shall not be able to comment and have given my opinion only based on what you have told me
User :   in such case do the patient gets ulcer in stomach
User :   u there?
Doctor :   yes
User :   in such case do the patient gets ulcer in stomach
Doctor :   Due to the medications and the constant use of the steroids by them they are generally prone to get Gastric ulcers
User :   ok..
User :   Thanks a lot and can i know ur good name pleasee
Doctor :   Dr. Raaj Karthieek .
Doctor :   You are Welcome
User :   Thanks a lot Dr.Raaj and where do u work?
Doctor :   White Field Bangalore Do let us know of the progress in your friend...
Thanks for consulting Health care magic. Bye for now. Please refer your friends to our service.
User :   bye bye
Doctor :   Bye
User :   For sure i'll refer to my friends
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