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Heartburn and chest pain after food - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   hello doctor
Doctor :   hello
Doctor :   i am Dr here
Doctor :   how can i help you
Doctor :   ?
User :   i am a 50 year old male suffering from chest pains
User :   which started after eating food. can u guide me?
Doctor :   since how long ?
User :   since half an hour
User :   i am new to and dont know any doctors here.. can u please guide
Doctor :   so this happenes after you eat food ??
User :   yes
Doctor :   is this the first time this is happening?
User :   yes
Doctor :   well this can be because of heart burn
Doctor :   how severe is the chect pain
Doctor :   chest **
User :   not very severe
Doctor :   what i will suggest you to do
Doctor :   that you should not lie down and try to see if you can go to a chemist
Doctor :   and get GELUSIL tabs
User :   will that help 100%?
User :   if it doesn't help, what do I do?
Doctor :   yes it will
User :   whom should I contact if it doesn't help?
Doctor :   i will guide you
User :   how long should i wait? will you be available if i come back again? how do i connect back with you?
Doctor :   yes i will be
Doctor :   you can login back again
Doctor :   but it will help you
User :   but how do I make sure that I would be speaking to Dr. Oberoi again
Doctor :   you can ask for me
Doctor :   and i will be there to assist you
User :   thanks! but could this pain be a heart attack?
Doctor :   pain with relationship to food is usually a heartburn
Doctor :   and a antacid will help you
Doctor :   please do avoid spicy food
User :   thank you Doctor.
Doctor :   your welcome
User :   have a great day ahead
Doctor :   take care
Doctor :   good bye
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