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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   hi doctor i have some queries regarding my health
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Dependents: Yes/ No.
User :   age 25, male, software engineer, single,yes
Doctor :   please go ahead with ur medical query
User :   2 months ago i got fits in the office
Doctor :   ok
User :   and i met with neurologist regarding this
Doctor :   did u sustain any head injury any time
Doctor :   k
User :   he has taken scan of my brain and one more ecg test
Doctor :   EEG
Doctor :   not ECG
Doctor :   ok
User :   the results are very much fine and
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   r u diabetic
User :   no
User :   what might be the reason for this
Doctor :   reason for seizure isit
Doctor :   did u have fever at time
Doctor :   at that time
User :   no
User :   suddenly it occured
Doctor :   ok
User :   he had given me some medicines
User :   and i used that for one month
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   how long he advised u the medicine
User :   after that again the same situation occured
User :   he advised for one month
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   u need to continue this medicine
Doctor :   as advised by him
User :   i want to know what might be the reason
User :   how long
Doctor :   till 3 years if u have seizures
User :   what is seizures
Doctor :   if u dont have any more seizures then he will advise u to discontinue
Doctor :   fits
User :   ok
Doctor :   there are so many causes
Doctor :   In about seven out of ten people with epilepsy, no cause can be found
Doctor :   Among the rest, the cause may be any one of a number of things that can make a difference in the way the brain works. Head injuries or lack of oxygen during birth may damage the delicate electrical system in the brain. Other causes include brain tumors, genetic conditions (such as tuberous sclerosis), lead poisoning, problems in development of the brain before birth, and infections like meningitis or encephalitis
Doctor :   any doubts please ask
User :   how can i find the reason in my case
Doctor :   in 7 out 10 cases
Doctor :   there is no cause
Doctor :   cause not found out
User :   when i got second time i met again the same doctor and he has changed my tablets and told to continue
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   it will take sometime
Doctor :   for the dose to be adjusted
Doctor :   the dose u need
Doctor :   its normal
Doctor :   r u able to get
Doctor :   what iam saying u
User :   mean the dose is the normal what i have to take
Doctor :   to reach optimum dose needed
Doctor :   it will take few weeks or months
User :   ok
Doctor :   the physician treating u will adjust the dose
User :   u mean that i have to consult the doctor once in a month
User :   to change my dose
Doctor :   follow up according to the schedule
Doctor :   they way ur doctor has advise
User :   ya
Doctor :   never miss a dose
Doctor :   dont stop the medicine urself
User :   ya i am doing the same according to the doctor s instructions
Doctor :   good
User :   is there any thing that u want to suggest me regarding this
Doctor :   nothing to worry
Doctor :   u can go about with ur normal work
Doctor :   just take the medicines as prescribed
Doctor :   ok
User :   thank you very much for ur grt advice
Doctor :   ur welcome
User :   bye
Doctor :   if u need any medical query
Doctor :   bye for now
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