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Low hemoglobin level, less weight, eats well, twin's also low, stomach ache, hernia operated, both get cold and cough often - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   Please proceed with the query.
Doctor :   ok
User :   Hi doctor
User :   i have a son of 4 years old
Doctor :   ok.what was his level.
User :   recently in his reports it was found that
User :   his hemoglobin was low
Doctor :   can you tell me his weight.
User :   what medicines can i give him to increase the levels??
User :   also he is low weight though he eats well
Doctor :   yes it is quite low.
User :   10 and half kilos
User :   i have a daughter also
User :   they r twins
Doctor :   what is his haemoglobin level.
User :   they were premature
User :   but my daughter is 13 and half kilos
Doctor : is slightly low.
Doctor :   ok
User :   11.3
User :   some other reports r also there which r low
Doctor :   You can try giving Zincovit syrup.
User :   like
User :   MCV 73.57
User :   MCHC-23.16
Doctor :   But first tell me have you dewormed him.
Doctor :   Having you given syrup was worms.does he complain of stomach ache.
User :   ok
Doctor :   How is his general health.
User :   i didnt get you. dewormed means?
Doctor :   When did you last give him.
User :   i give him that medicine every 6 months
Doctor :   Does he eat eat food outside often.
User :   recently he was complaining about stomach aches
User :   but he eats well
User :   still he does not put on weight
Doctor :   Ok.Does he have any medical illness.
User :   3 months before
User :   no
User :   he is found of choclates
User :   he had a herniya operated when he was 1 & a half months old
User :   apart from that no illness
User :   but gets cold and cough very often
User :   even my daughter
Doctor :   Chocolates and biscuits suppress the hunger of children.Even maggi noodles.They already feel stuffed after these.Especially chocolate gives them energy so they dont feel like eating.
Doctor :   So stop all these.Even packaged soup.
Doctor :   Try giving him honey and lemon in morning empty stomach .This is for immunity and it makes him feel hungry.
Doctor :   This should be given in one glass of luke warm water.
Doctor :   If you are non vegetarian give them fish once a week, also egg frequently.
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