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Having fever. Not having very high temperature. Took crocin. Cure? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 23-Aug-2013
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Doctor:Good afternoon
User:hello doctor. good afternoon
User:this is a query regarding my son who is 2.9 yrs
User:and approx 14 kgs
Doctor:please proceed
User:he is having fever from morning. not very high temperature. normally he is very active but since morning he is not very active
User:we have given one dose of crocin 10 ml
User:still there is mild temperature
Doctor:Continue to give crocin every 4 hours
User:is the dosage correct?
Doctor:Around 7. 5 ml is fine
User:or should i shift to meftal p?
Doctor:10 ml is more
Doctor:7.5 ml is normal
Doctor:No need to start meftal P
Doctor:continue to give crocin
User:ok doctor.
Doctor:wait for few more hours
User:is there anything else we can do to help him?
Doctor:If his fever does not come down in 24 hours, please come back on chat
Doctor:I shall guide you accordingly
Doctor:Does he have any other symptoms apart from fever?
User:slight running nose
User:yesterday night he was perfectly alright
User:but when he woke up he is running temperature and running nose
Doctor:Nothing to worry
Doctor:Keep him warm
Doctor:And give warm food to eat
Doctor:He should recover soon
User:ok doctor
Doctor:Please follow up with me tomorrow
Doctor:In between
Doctor:If his fever is high, please take him to the doctor
User:sure doctor. but will i be connected to you tomorrow also or some one else?
Doctor:You can ask for me on chat
Doctor:Means say I want to chat
User:ok. may i know where are u from?
User:am from pune
Doctor:Here is the link to my profile
Doctor:You may want to look at it
User:sure doctor
Doctor:Take care
User:one more query
Doctor:ask me
User:this is related to child psychology
User:will u be the right person?
Doctor:I shall try my best
Doctor:Please ask me
User:its abt my son only. at time he becomes very aggressive and starts beating and throwing things
User:it becomes difficult to handle him during those times
Doctor:Proceed further
User:he is not able to understand our instructions
User:when we say no even in a mild manner he becomes aggressive
Doctor:I see
User:can u help us how we can help him understand?
Doctor:This is called temper tantrums
Doctor:It is easy to handle
Doctor:But the parents should learn here
User:actually my wife becomes too irritated during those moments
Doctor:We try to teach the kids but parents should learn the technique of handling temper tantrums
Doctor:I understand your concerns
Doctor:See the child cannot understand
Doctor:We must understand the child's needs and wants
User:i some how manage to handle him. But she becomes more irritated and looses her cool
Doctor:So please speak to your son gently about this
Doctor:Most mothers get that
User:yeah. it becomes difficult for me to hendle both of them under those situations.
Doctor:You can make him learn how to get things done in a quite way
Doctor:I am sorry for you
Doctor:You are good
User:thanks for your comment
Doctor:You must be doing a good job at home as a father and husband
User:am not sure
Doctor:I think you can help your son
Doctor:Talk to your wife in private
User:i should say am a struggling husband and father
Doctor:And request her to keep her calm
Doctor:I agree
User:learning from mistakes
User:and trying to rectify them
Doctor:When you learn from mistakes you can do wonders
Doctor:This sounds sweet to me
Doctor:Keep yp!
Doctor:ok now
User:do u practice privately?
Doctor:Be more friendly with your son
Doctor:not really
Doctor:But yes, I see a lot of patients on a daily basis
Doctor:Running a busy schedule :(
User:could i have ur contact details?
Doctor:My details are in the link that I gave you earlier
User:i try to be as friendly with my son as possible
User:i work in IT sector .. so when i go home i will be too tired and not at my best
User:when i see the tension at home i struggle to handle that situation
Doctor:Let me tell you one thing
Doctor:Can I ?
User:sure doctir
Doctor:Do nothing
Doctor:Let them fight, do whatever
Doctor:You rest a while
Doctor:At least for half an hour
Doctor:Then you start your pranks
Doctor:You give them more trouble so that they do not bother you much
Doctor:does it seem ok to you?
User:seems different
Doctor:But this is how it works in my home
Doctor:I give myself half an hour alone each evening
Doctor:And then I speak to my family
Doctor:It works for me, it should work for you too
User:sorry to take ur time
User:i know i am stressed up a lot
Doctor:Go on a vacation if the stress is more
User:hopefully am trying to address my stress in a better way
Doctor:You are doing the right thing
User:its great meeting u through this forum
Doctor:Same here
Doctor:I would be happy to just listen to you and help you
Doctor:Hope this chat eases your pain
User:do u have a clinic?
Doctor:not as of now
User:so this is ur virtual clinic?
Doctor:I am planning to open a new one
Doctor:The doctor's shop - does this sound a good name for the clinic?
User:if i say something negatie u would like?
Doctor:Please tell me
User:i believe God is the ultimate healer
Doctor:I agree
User:so you doctor's are God's representatives
User:in healing people
Doctor:may be
User:so Doctor's shop sounds more like a commercial establishments
Doctor:it does
Doctor:Do you have a suggestion for it?
User:not immediately
User:but i can think and let u know
Doctor:Thank you so much for your help
Doctor:I would be glad to you for this
User:oh my God.
User:why? thanks to me.
Doctor:for the suggestion that you make on a later date
User:in fact i need to be thankful for your receptive ears
Doctor:Shall we end the chat now
Doctor:I have a patient to attend who is waiting
User:sure doctor.
Doctor:You can come back on chat anytime
Doctor:Thank you again
User:ok bye doctor.
Doctor:Thanks for your comment
Doctor:Take care
Doctor:Pleasant evening ahead
User:can i get back to you?
Doctor:Bye for now
User:ok doctor bye
Doctor:Please type Can I chat with in the beginning of your chat
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