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Life time treatment for BP - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Hypertension and Heart Disease
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Practicing since : 2004
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can ihelp you?
User :   good afternoon Doctoe
User :   /Doctor
Doctor :   good afternoon
User :   I am 47 & my BPshowed 134/104
Doctor :   ok
User :   on 1-05-2008
User :   till then it was normal
User :   I kept checking for one week
User :   it is between 135/105 and 134/102
Doctor :   ok
User :   I am told I need to take tabs for BP. Is it lifelong?
Doctor :   Do you smoke or chew tobacco/drink alcohol/Any illicit drugs/ betel nut chewing?
User :   I was also told that once I commence allopathic Medicines I would need to tak e continuously
User :   No
User :   alcohol ocassioanly
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   yes once diagnosed
Doctor :   Bp
Doctor :   treatmenr is for life
User :   is there any way I can then try to avoid/ postpone medicines
Doctor :   as such no
User :   what r the tests I need to take
Doctor :   take here after?
User :   yes
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   get your Bp measured frequently
Doctor :   Please fill the feedback form while I type the information you needed.
User :   is alcohol good if taken in moderation
Doctor :   there qiuet variablle observations
Doctor :   rebarding this
User :   can I have your name?
Doctor :   Dr xxxxx
User :   ok !Good . nice to have had an interaction
Doctor :   Have you filled the feedback form which I have sent?
User :   nope
User :   it vanished! can u resend?
Doctor :   did you get that?
Doctor :   are you there?
User :   I did fill thanks
Doctor :   is there any thing that i canhelp you with?
User :   my comment was can you feel the pulse online?
User :   signing of on that thought
Doctor :   sorry i did not get that?
User :   A patient visits a doctor then
User :   the Doc feels his pulse...
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   yes
User :   for an online visitor like me...
User :   Can you feel the pulse online?
Doctor :   ok
User :   (pun )
Doctor :   at this moment we don't have that with us
User :   ok thanks & bye
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