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Dietary precautions for gastritis and acidity, tips to increase weight - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   Hello
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
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User :   yes im here
User :   age- 24
Doctor :   k
User :   male, working in bpo, chennai, single, 55
Doctor :   ok
User :   Im having severe stomach ache often. I mean monthly 2 to 3 times
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   where exactly is the pain
User :   bottom part of the stomach
User :   R u there
Doctor :   is it on left or right side
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   r u getting my msg
Doctor :   do u have loose motion or constipation
User :   k im having pain in the stomach. I dont have loose motion
Doctor :   ok
User :   So what would u suggest
Doctor :   do u have fever as of now
Doctor :   did u eat food outside?
Doctor :   As this is an online consultation, I have to ask you a few questions because I cannot examine you. It will take some time so please be patient.
User :   ok sure
Doctor :   do u have burning sensation in the chest
User :   No i dont have fever and I used to have food outsite
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   do u have fever as of now
User :   sometimes I used to have the burning sensation
User :   I dont have fever now
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   u can take this sryup
Doctor :   DIGENE GEL 3 times a day 3 tea spoonful after food
User :   which syrup
Doctor :   for one week
Doctor :   if the problem persists, consult a physician
Doctor :   ok
User :   what is the cause for this problem
Doctor :   it can be due to acidity
Doctor :   or gasrtitis
Doctor :   avoid taking too much spicy food
Doctor :   or oily food
Doctor :   have food on time
User :   ok any other suggestions regarding the food habits
Doctor :   no coffee or tea for sometime
Doctor :   consult a gastroenterologist and get an upper GI endoscopy done
User :   ok I will reduce the coffee and tea
Doctor :   have less of spicy food
User :   ok
Doctor :   no alcohol and smoking as well
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   anything else u want to know about
User :   No I dont take alcohol or smoke
Doctor :   good
User :   for what are the problems u will be assisting
Doctor :   most imp thing for u to do is have food on time
Doctor :   any medical problem
User :   ok fine thank you.
Doctor :   ur welcome
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User :   Sure I will refer my friends also.
User :   I too have one more query
Doctor :   sure
Doctor :   u can ask
User :   I would like to increase my body weight. What kind food can I take
Doctor :   i need to calculate ur BMI
Doctor :   ur weight and height
Doctor :   can i have ur height and weight
Doctor :   ur weight is 55 right
User :   s
Doctor :   what is ur height
Doctor :   or esle u calculate ur BMI from this link
Doctor :   WWW.WWWW.WW User :   Height will be around 5
Doctor :   5 feet isit
Doctor :   ur BMI is 24
Doctor :   it is within normal limits them
Doctor :   Normal Bmi is between 20-24.9
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   if u want to increase ur weight
Doctor :   u need to consume more calories
Doctor :   Eat more calories
Doctor :   This involves some calculation. The approximate normal daily caloric requirement for an average male who performs light activity is 2,200
Doctor :   Eat larger portions and eat at least five meals a day.
Doctor :   Your actual caloric requirement can differ depending on your height, weight, activity level and your body's metabolic rate.
Doctor :   choose dairy products, fish and meat over bread. Choose eggs over vegetables
Doctor :   at foods with high protein content such as beans, pulses and peas, and foods with high starch content such as potatoes, rice
Doctor :   r u able to follow
Doctor :   Increase your protein intake. Your body needs a lot of protein to build new muscle. But since most of the calories for weight gain comes from carbohydrates and fats, do not replace them with protein
User :   s im online
Doctor :   Consume a lot of high-calorie snacks (not junk food) such as cheese sticks, milk shakes, muffins, dried fruits, yoghurt and breakfast bars.
Doctor :   Drink a lot of fluids that supply nutrients and calories; milk, fresh fruit juices and energy drinks are good examples
Doctor :   best weight training exercises for building muscle mass are free weight exercises like squats, dead lifts, bench presses, barbell rows, pull ups and bar dips.
Doctor :   ok
User :   what about non veg
Doctor :   u can take egg, meat
Doctor :   fish is good
Doctor :   GNC PP WEIGHT GAINER 2200 GOLD-VANILLA Mix 3 rounded scoops to 700ml . of cold water or 2% reduced-fat milk. Blend throughly until dissolved. A blender is recommended for ease of mixing.
Doctor :   u can take this product from GNC india
Doctor :   for 3 months
User :   ok. Apart from that any herbal foods?
Doctor :   this is a herbal food
Doctor :   u can take this product
Doctor :   ok
User :   which product
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Doctor :   confirm ur details
User :   how much it costs
Doctor :   u can get the info from the link i gave
Doctor :   above
Doctor :   Is there any thing else that I could help you with?
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting Health care magic. Bye for now. Please refer your friends to our service.
User :   sure I will refer my friends also
User :   excellent service
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