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Numbness and pain in the feet, vitamin deficiency - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   hi
Doctor :   HI
Doctor :   Please proceed with your query.
User :   i am having pain in my feet since last 10 days
Doctor :   OK
Doctor :   Can you elaborate the symptoms like how did it started, any injury, aggravating and relieving factors?
User :   there has been no injury
User :   it's like numbness
User :   when i wake hurts if i put my feet on ground
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   May I know your age?
User :   29
Doctor :   Do you smoke or consume alcohol?
User :   no
Doctor :   Did you suffer with similar symptoms before?
User :   no
User :   it has increased with time
Doctor :   Do it pain while walking?
User :   ya
User :   pain as happens during numbness...
Doctor :   Is there any skin discolouration of the foot.
User :   no
User :   if massaged well...pain is relieved
Doctor :   May I know about your routine food consumption?
Doctor :   Ok
User :   BF @ 9, lunch @ 1, Dinner@9
User :   Snacks or fruit @ 5
Doctor :   Do you consume home food or outside?
Doctor :   Are you veg or non vegetarian.
User :   home food...veg
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   After going through your description provided I am of the opinion that it might be a spur in the foot or could be deficiency of Vit B.
User :   ok
User :   so what should i do to cure this
Doctor :   It would be better to see a physician to know the cause and if required X ray of the foot might be asked.
Doctor :   Meanwhile you can follow these measures: Doctor :   1. Wash your foot regularly and soak in warm water for 15 mins two times a day.
Doctor :   2, Vit B supplements will be helpful.
User :   ok
User :   Becosule capsule will do
User :   or Neurokind
Doctor :   Yes Becosules will do.
Doctor :   For 30 days one tablet after food.
Doctor :   3. consume lots of green leafy vegetables and fruits.
Doctor :   Did you follow my suggestions?
User :   ok
User :   Neurokind is not required?
Doctor :   No, any one will do. Becosules or neurokind.
Doctor :   Are there any more queries for me to help you with?
User :   No thanks
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting me.
Doctor :   Take care.
User :   Thanks a lot
Doctor :   Bye for now.
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