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Have put on too much weight after recovering from Malaria. Liver problem? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 11-Jun-2013
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Doctor:Good afternoon
User:Good afternoon
Doctor:Please proceed with your query
User:Since last couple of months i have put on too much of weight
User:Last year i had malaria, for continually 3 time in 5 months
User:& since i recovered, i had starting putting on weight
Doctor:Sorry to hear that
Doctor:What is your current concern?
User:My concern is , is there any problem in my liver
User:Bcos of which i am putting on too much of weight
Doctor:We can conclude on it by getting your Liver function test done
Doctor:Have you got it done?
User:As dr told me that time, that vi-vax malaria impact liver functioning
User:not yet
Doctor:You must get it done
Doctor:Please do get it done
Doctor:You can come back with the report and we can discuss further
User:Can u suggest few places in navi Mumbai, where i can go & get it done
Doctor:It is a standard test done in any of the standard laboratories
Doctor:You do not need a reference for it
Doctor:You can go to Ranbaxy/ thyrocare/metropolis to get it done
User:Second problem which i am facing is improper digestion
Doctor:Apollo labs too
Doctor:You need to do dietary changes for it
Doctor:Also take antacids for some time
User:i was taking Liv-52 for sometime & since i have stoped taking it, again i am facing digestion problem
Doctor:What kind of digestion problem?
Doctor:Please elaborate
User:dont know that right way to elaborate it
Doctor:Do you feel that your stomach is bloated after eating food?
Doctor:You should try taking antacids like Rantac or Pantop
User:& motion problems
Doctor:For that
Doctor:you need to take more of fiber in your diet
Doctor:and take less fatty food
Doctor:drink more water
User:that for help
Doctor:Thank you too
Doctor:Take care
Doctor:Is that all for now?
Doctor:Bye for now
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