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Gas and asthma problem, taking seroflo 250, oily food intake, over weight, smokes - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   i always suffering from the gas problem. suggest me what to do
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   may i know your age and gender
User :   male , age 32
User :   i do suffer from asthma problem
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   can you elaborate on your symptoms ?
User :   and i take seroflo 250 (rotacap) twicw a day
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   can you elaborate on your gas trouble
User :   yes
User :   i have the habbit of drinking water only while i take food, and and no pressure on urine discharge. since 4-5 years
User :   i use to take pan d every morning
Doctor :   ok
User :   but still not satisfied with that
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   may i know your height and weight ?
User :   very often gas comes out of my mouth
Doctor :   ok
User :   Height is 5'7" and weight is 75 kg approx
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   may i know the usual diet you have ?
User :   i used to take my diet at home. i used to eat fried item regularly.
User :   at breakfast
Doctor :   ok
User :   In afternoon and evening i eat 3 ghee puri and vegetable of potato only.
User :   i do not like any green vegetable
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   i see that there is a problem in your diet
Doctor :   you need to make few changes this will help lot
User :   what to do
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   i will explain it to you
Doctor :   your weight for your height is a little over weight
User :   ok
Doctor :   sometimes weight gain may be a hinderance for getting pregnant
User :   unable to understand this
Doctor :   i meant weight gain will cause delay in getting pregnant
Doctor :   sorry
Doctor :   this was not for you
User :   i am male
Doctor :   it was by mistake
Doctor :   taking fried food and follwing the present diet will aggravate your problems
Doctor :   we have a dietitian on our panel
Doctor :   we can design a personalised diet plan for you
Doctor :   would you want to avail it
User :   i also smoke 10 cigratte a day (approx)
Doctor :   ok
User :   yes
Doctor :   do you consume alcohol
User :   no
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   let me explain it to you
Doctor :   smoking , spicy food and stress
User :   i used to travel only on my bike where ever i have to go. Walking make me problem as i am a astham paitent
Doctor :   are three important causes for these problems
Doctor :   you need to take steps at this time
User :   what are that
Doctor :   1. try to quit smoking
Doctor :   2. second would be bring your weight to normal for your height
User :   i tried but not succed
User :   what should be my normal weight
Doctor :   3. you must involve in daily physical activity
Doctor :   ideally between 55 to 72 kgs
Doctor :   if you feel walking causes asthma
Doctor :   you can try yoga
User :   my weight is between 70-75 kg . not very much sure how much it is
Doctor :   also when you wake up in the morning you can take one glass of warm water
Doctor :   yes , but keeping it in normal range would help
Doctor :   next thing i would suggest is to avoid spicy food
Doctor :   include a lot of green vegetables , fruits in your diet
Doctor :   drinking lots of water a day
User :   i used to drink water 1/2 - 1 glass in the morning (water kept in the tamba pot)
Doctor :   upto 3 lts a day
Doctor :   is advisable
Doctor :   may i know if you have any stress at work ?
User :   not usually but some time
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   may i know if you consume lot of coffee tea?
User :   no habbituateted for any thing
User :   one cup of tea a day at any time
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   good to know
Doctor :   i would suggest you see a gastroenterologist
Doctor :   and get an examination done
Doctor :   do you have constipation ?
User :   yes
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   i suggest you include a lot of fibre in your diet
Doctor :   kindly avoid biscuits , bakery items and fries
User :   what is fibre
Doctor :   fibre is the roughage as we call it
Doctor :   it helps in making your stool soft
Doctor :   and helps in easy digestion
Doctor :   it is seen in all green leafy veegtbles , fruits
Doctor :   also now a days it is available as supplement
Doctor :   you can try them too
User :   where should i go for gastroenterologist in east or kolkatta as i stay in bhagalpur where there is no specialist
Doctor :   as i mentioned daily activity , will help in dealing with constipation as well
Doctor :   it will increase the motility of the bowels and help in easy passage of stools
User :   explain lit bit more about fibre
Doctor :   fibres are natural fibres
Doctor :   consuming them in good amount will help in good bowel function
Doctor :   they will prevent weight gain
Doctor :   aid in good bowel functions
Doctor :   they will add bulk to your stools
Doctor :   good digestion and also prevent constipation
Doctor :   are you with me
Doctor :   it is advisable to have salads as much as you can
User :   yes
User :   khira in salad
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   you can have it
Doctor :   consume raw vegetables
Doctor :   than boiled one
Doctor :   this increases their anti oxidant and fibre property
User :   is it possible
Doctor :   you mean having salads?
User :   no, eating raw vegetables
Doctor :   yes , it is usually advised
User :   which vegetables
Doctor :   carrots , cucumber , tomatoes , onions , cabbage can be had raw
User :   ok
Doctor :   beet root
Doctor :   all these can be had in form of salads
User :   what is that
Doctor :   you mean beet root ?
User :   yes
Doctor :   sharjam
User :   ok
User :   now on medicine
Doctor :   ok
User :   can i use seroflo 250 or stop it
Doctor :   you can use it
User :   regullary
Doctor :   yes , you can use regularly
User :   what medicine should i take to prevent gas problem . do i have to continue pan tablet on daily basis ( in morning - empty stomach)
Doctor :   yes it is better if you take it
User :   ok
Doctor :   any other queries
User :   final conclusion
User :   where should i go for gastroenterologist in east or kolkatta as i stay in bhagalpur where there is no specialist
Doctor :   i would suggest you to first see a gastroenterologist
User :   where
Doctor :   we will call you and fix an appointment
User :   whom
Doctor :   may i have your ph no and mail id
User :   and what about urine problem
Doctor :   our customer team will cal you shortly
Doctor :   ok thanks for the details
User :   waiting for the call
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   we will call you in some time after i end the chat
Doctor :   you were talking about urine problems
User :   ok . may i know where r you from
Doctor :   may i know your concern ?
User :   yes
Doctor :   I am a General Physician from Bangalore
User :   there is no flow in urine since 5-6 years
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   did you see a doctor regarding this
User :   it usually pain while doing it
Doctor :   ok
User :   yes, but there is not specialist
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   these symptoms need an evaluation
User :   doctor use to give me some medicine for a week and i take it
Doctor :   and some tests
Doctor :   you have to sea urologist
User :   but does not make me much effect,
Doctor :   they will be doing radiological tests
Doctor :   and flow studies
User :   i am use to of it
Doctor :   after that they will be deciding on the treatment
User :   ok
Doctor :   taking medicine for a week without investigating further would not be helpful
User :   ok
Doctor :   did i answer all your questions?
Doctor :   could you follow my suggestions
User :   yes , waiting for some call to cure my problem
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   we will call you
Doctor :   thanks for consulting me
User :   ok
Doctor :   take care
Doctor :   Bye for now
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