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Generalized body itching, child, rashes - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   Hi
Doctor :   Hi
User :   I have a daughter who is 3 year old
Doctor :   OK
User :   from last three days in the night her body starts sctrcahing
User :   and rash develop
User :   is it due to worm in her stomach
Doctor :   It is a possibility
User :   so what is remedie
Doctor :   Actually she needs a antihelminthic tablet
Doctor :   You can call your doctor if he has already given it recently
Doctor :   and if there was any reaction earlier
User :   thnx
Doctor :   Cut off her nails
Doctor :   Apply calamine lotion
Doctor :   are the supplemental measures
Doctor :   Did you follow?
User :   any prickly heat powder suggested for children
Doctor :   BOROSIL
Doctor :   can be used
User :   how to avoid worm trouble for children.
Doctor :   Good personal hygiene, habits to wash hands before and after food with sopa
Doctor :   soap
Doctor :   Take bath twice a day before and after play
Doctor :   Home food, hot food
User :   is it because of non brushing of teeth
Doctor :   Yes
User :   since she does not allow us to brush her teeth
Doctor :   Twice a day they have to follow
Doctor :   In fact parents should be their idols
Doctor :   then the kids will follow
User :   her teeth has become dark yellow
Doctor :   ok put salt and brush the gums and teeth
User :   normal salt or rock salt
Doctor :   Normal
User :   doctor had suggested septeline for built immunity does it work
Doctor :   ok you can take it
Doctor :   It is a herbal product
User :   does giving tulsi juice or karela jucie help avoid developing worm problem
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   if you believe in it you can
Doctor :   Do not give in large quantities as they can cause gastritis
User :   at what frequency can we give and what quantity .since she is 3 years
Doctor :   30ml twice a week
Doctor :   mix with honey and give
User :   do we need to warm the juice or just dash it and give
Doctor :   No need
User :   people suggest to switch to homoepathy
Doctor :   Ok I do not know the advantages of switching to Homeopathy
Doctor :   but there is lot you can do by following the above said things
User :   thnx a lot for all the advice
User :   have a good day
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