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Measures to control high cholesterol - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   I was diagnosed with high cholestrol and was put on Lipitor
Doctor :   ok
User :   I had been very erratic with taking my medicine..
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 :   Age 30, Gender:Male, Occupation: xxxxxx, Married,
User :   Height: 5 ft 6 in Weight 165 lbs
Doctor :   ok
User :   Dependents as in kids ?
User :   I have two
Doctor :   ok
User :   Now my questions is it more harmful to have lipitor erratically than not have it at all ?
Doctor :   yes, it not advisable to leave the medicine
Doctor :   without physician advise as well
User :   Would i be able to work out a plan to reduce my dependency on the medicine ?
Doctor :   u need to reduce ur weight if ur overweight
Doctor :   along with medicines ur taking u need to exercise and have diet control
Doctor :   dont stop the medicine on ur own
Doctor :   go by physician advise
Doctor :   r u there
Doctor :   r u able to follow
User :   Yes..
Doctor :   I would recommend you to take the advice of a nutritionist who can help you with the menu you require based on your diet patterns.
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Doctor :   to response well to medicine
Doctor :   u need to take medicine in adequate dose
Doctor :   as prescribe by the physician, i mean to get adequate response
Doctor :   any doubts
Doctor :   for medicine to act effectively
Doctor :   u need to consume in right quantity and time
User :   Quick Qn. Can you work with patients in the wwwww ?
Doctor :   as prescribed
Doctor :   we are bangalore based, we will provide online consultation anywhere in world
Doctor :   sure they can
Doctor :   Please fill the feedback form say done when done while I type the information you needed.
User :   Done..
Doctor :   have a nice day
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