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Natural remedy for ear infection, - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   hi. i really need some help.
Would you please talk to me?
Thank you
User :   hi there
Doctor :   hello
User :   what is your speciality please?
Doctor :   i am Dr xxxx here
Doctor :   please proceed with your query
User :   hi Dr xxxx
User :   i dont know what is wrong with me
User :   or What isnt
User :   i seem to be having problems in every single inch of my body
User :   in the previous 6 months
User :   i have gone from doctor to doctor
User :   this is what i have: User :   - ear infection that wont go away no matter which antibiotics they put me on
Doctor :   please tell me whats happening in detail in order for me to understand you better
User :   it smells horrible, wax comes out frequently
User :   it gives me diziness, vertigo
User :   nausea...
User :   itches a lot
User :   i have been having acne on my face and back
User :   (im 26 years old)
User :   and it wont go away either. i have tried everything
Doctor :   may i know your gender please ?
User :   the strongest meds i was given
User :   female
User :   left me with brown patches from the sun, although i used 50fps
User :   spf
User :   i have hair growing on my face
User :   and body
User :   which i have bleached at first, and then became stonger
User :   if i wax, i develop some sort of alergic reaction´that gives me more pimples
Doctor :   i see
User :   my scalp is itchy
User :   and i have red bumps all over my body
User :   the last and worst thing
Doctor :   so this ear infection that you have been having is getting worse?
User :   i had an infection with trochomoniasis
User :   that was horrible
User :   treated it
User :   aparently went away
Doctor :   ok
User :   but since then my vaginal secretion has never been the same. it is acidic like lemon
User :   and its tick
User :   i bet you feel sick now, but imagone how i have been feeling. :(
User :   i dont know what to do
User :   yes, the ear infection keeps coming back
Doctor :   dont worry i am here to help you and guide you
Doctor :   lets talk about your problems one by one
User :   ok thank you
Doctor :   so you have been taking all sorts of antibiotics and still no relief ?
Doctor :   can you tell me some names of the medicines you are taking ?
User :   when on them, it goes away. i get candidiasis, instead. then i stop the antibiotics and a week later, it returns
Doctor :   did you have an HIV test done ?
User :   klacid
User :   claritromicine?
Doctor :   ok i understand
User :   clavamox dt
User :   and about 5 different ear drops with antibiotics and antifungus
Doctor :   ok
User :   which i cant remember, because i dont have the pack anymore
User :   no, i havent done an hiv test
User :   does it sound like i may have it??
Doctor :   now i want to tell you that many antibiotics that you are taking do come with side effects
Doctor :   and the typical side effects are the ones i think you are having . that includes your history of having acne
Doctor :   pimples
User :   ok
Doctor :   and red bumps on your body
User :   and can these apear a month later, after you took them
User :   or only while im taking them?
Doctor :   they are very typical side effects of taking long term antibiotics
Doctor :   i can advise you few things that you should help you in preventing your ear infection
User :   yes please
Doctor :   grind some holy basil leaves and extract some juice . put two drops inside the ear
Doctor :   this really works well in overcoming an infection
User :   really?
User :   thank you*
Doctor :   you can also boil 3-4 cloves of garlic in water . for that you can mash them first
User :   also being a natural aproach puts me at ease
Doctor :   and add a pinch of salt
Doctor :   wrap it in a cloth and place it over your ear
Doctor :   you are most welcome . i would like to tell you the natural way as i can see that the antibiotic are having a side effect on you
Doctor :   also i highly recommend you to have orange and lemon juice . they have strong property to fight infections
User :   thank you. when i grind the basil leaves, does the juice come out straight away?
Doctor :   yes it does
Doctor :   see its quiet a possibility that you might be allergic the some strong antibiotics
User :   thank you, i understand
User :   i will do that to see how it works
Doctor :   thats good
Doctor :   ok now i am sure with this you will find good results ... don't forget to have lemon and orange juice too
Doctor :   now i would also suggest something and that is you should get a HIV test done
Doctor :   since you have had Trichomoniasis before so its highly advisable to get an HIV test done
User :   i have had a smear
User :   and because everything was ok
User :   the doctor said i was fine
User :   but i will have it done
Doctor :   yes Trichomoniasis can be completely cured
Doctor :   but still i would recomend you to go for a HIV test . just to rule it out
User :   ok
User :   thank you
User :   but from what i described
User :   so i have the symptoms?
User :   or, just to rule it out, as a precaution?
Doctor :   and i hope you have also practicing safe sex practices like using a condom
User :   trust me i have learned my lesson
User :   i havent been practicing any sex at all
User :   it has been a year
User :   :(
Doctor :   its to rule it out as a precautions.
Doctor :   we all learn from our mistakes
Doctor :   but we just should not repeat them thats important
User :   yes
User :   you're right Dr
Doctor :   i hope i was able to answer your doubts
User :   you were, thank you
Doctor :   you are most welcome
Doctor :   take good care of your self
User :   thank you again
User :   have a good night Dr.
Doctor :   no problem
Doctor :   you too take care
User :   may i speak to a ghyneachologist please?
Doctor :   hello
Doctor :   I am a General Practitioner, I believe I can help you within my expertis
Doctor :   expertise*
User :   are you Dr O?
User :   i just chatted with
User :   ?
Doctor :   yes i am
User :   :)
User :   you have been helpful although i wanted a specialist in gyneochology
User :   but i cant seem to be able to select one, to live chat
User :   or maybe theres not one available
Doctor :   we have specialist on the panel whom you can take opinions vis email and phone
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