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Itchy boils on nose - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you
User :   Hi
User :   i have small boils
User :   and have itching on that
User :   small boils with no fliud oozing
User :   may be because i have just shifted
User :   water iron content is high
User :   and i took cifran
User :   for cold
User :   and the other morning i had another boil abovem my upper lip
User :   i consulted one doc
Doctor :   ok
User :   are u there
User :   he gave me
User :   augnic
Doctor :   cotinue
User :   olivit
User :   trizole
User :   nadibact
User :   geozen
User :   please help
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details of the patient-Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Weight and Height: Dependents: Yes/ No.
User :   male
User :   business
User :   married
User :   6ft.
User :   2 children
User :   are u there?
Doctor :   How long you have this
Doctor :   and hwo long did you use the medicines mentioned above
User :   2-3 months
User :   i take medicine it gets cured
User :   then develops again
User :   i have been just prescribed with above
User :   i havent even bought them
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   How many times did it come
Doctor :   and when did uyou last approach the doctor
User :   toaday itself
User :   it gets to me very often
User :   is it allergy from the iron in water
User :   there it was less frequent veryu lesss
Doctor :   That could be a cause though
Doctor :   but one has to rule out the other factors
Doctor :   too
User :   ok
User :   so please help
Doctor :   is it painful
User :   no
User :   itchy
Doctor :   How many are there now?
User :   below nose
Doctor :   The medicines the doctor gave you are good
User :   on the hand
Doctor :   they can cure the existing lesions
User :   ok
Doctor :   but one has to treat the cause
User :   anything else which i can do
User :   anyother medicine
User :   and can u tell me the root cause of the problem
Doctor :   unless the cause is know any medicine is futile
User :   so what sud be the cause doctor?
Doctor :   The water could be the cause
Doctor :   as you first seen it only after you shifted yoursel
User :   yes
User :   also it erupted sometimes
User :   any problem with my bodu metabolism?
User :   body
Doctor :   Ok\
Doctor :   Did the doctor say the diagnosis
Doctor :   of it
User :   no
Doctor :   or the cause of it?
User :   he was not a good doctor
User :   he was not listening
User :   he just saw and prescribe the medicines
User :   u please tell what sud be the cause
Doctor :   do you have any problem after shaving
User :   yes
Doctor :   what is it
User :   yes i develop small boils
User :   i develop small boils
Doctor :   Please confirm your details
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User :   no mobile is 0000
User :   XXXXXXXX is my friend
Doctor :   Ok let me tell you
User :   are u there doctor
Doctor :   some probable causes
User :   please tell
Doctor :   and you can know for your self
Doctor :   what might be
Doctor :   Friction from shaving or tight clothing
Doctor :   Excessive sweating
Doctor :   most likely in your case
Doctor :   bcos of humid climate
User :   yes
User :   that is it
Doctor :   other skin conditions like acne
User :   the excessive sweating
User :   and since is humid it increases
User :   please tell something for excessive sweating
Doctor :   folliculitis goes away without medical treatment within two to three days.
Doctor :   During that time, self-care measures, such as warm compresses and anti-itch creams, can help relieve your symptoms.
User :   warm compresse?
User :   what is it?
Doctor :   The following suggestions may help relieve discomfort,
User :   and tell me some anty itch cream
User :   or is it already prescribed above
Doctor :   put towel in warm water and press on theose
Doctor :   CALADRYL lotion
Doctor :   is the antiitch
Doctor :   never touch with your hand
User :   ok
Doctor :   start the warm compresses as immediately you see the boil
Doctor :   Apply a warm, moist washcloth or compress to the affected area several times a day.
Doctor :   apply CALADRYL
Doctor :   then
Doctor :   Gently wash the infected skin twice a day with antibacterial soap
Doctor :   like MEDIMIX
User :   dettol soap
Doctor :   or dettol
Doctor :   is good
Doctor :   Avoid shaving irritated skin
User :   ok
Doctor :   If you must shave, use an electric razor rather than a blade, and apply a soothing after-shave lotion when you're finished.
Doctor :   if the boil has pus
User :   can i apple absorb from ranbaxy
Doctor :   to drain it quickly
Doctor :   yes
User :   apply
Doctor :   apply a soft cloth soaked in warm salt water to the affected area for about 30 minutes several times a day.
User :   to reduce sweating
Doctor :   sweating can be wiped off as frequently possible
Doctor :   it has the salt that increases the itching
Doctor :   over the boil
User :   ok
Doctor :   Don't share your towels or washcloths
User :   thankx
Doctor :   Wash clothes that cover the affected areas after each wearing.
User :   i also have cold
User :   can i take any m,edicines for that
Doctor :   Cold doesnt need medication
Doctor :   you need only steam inhalations frequently
Doctor :   apply vicks
Doctor :   if the nose is blocked
User :   thankx and bye
User :   then
User :   ?
Doctor :   or put a drop of salt water in each nose to r
Doctor :   relieve the block
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting Health care magic. Bye for now. Please refer your friends to our service.
User :   just a second
User :   ok byue
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