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PCOD, obesity, breathlessness, hypothyroidism, irregular periods - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   hi
Doctor :   please proceed with the query
User :   im having a prob of PCOD
Doctor :   ok
User :   and suffering from health probs due to this like obesity, breathlessness ete
Doctor :   ok
User :   i have a sedantry life style and im unmarried as of now
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   may i know the concern of the query now?
User :   pls suggest something like a dit chart or something as im putting on weight almost everyday
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   we have a dietitian on our panel
Doctor :   who will design a personalised diet chart for you
Doctor :   will that be fine?
User :   ok
User :   my major concern is
Doctor :   may i confirm your contact no and mail id
User :   im not getting my periods on time
Doctor :   ok
User :   ??
Doctor :   let me address your issues one by one
User :   ok mam
Doctor :   to begin with the diet plan
Doctor :   now, coming to your second question of irregular cycles
Doctor :   i would like to know what medicines you are on ?
User :   Gluconorm
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   other than that any other hormonal pills
User :   i used to have them some 6 months ago .. then i stopped taking it as im also taking eltroxin 150 due to my thyroid
User :   no
Doctor :   did you stop them onyour own?
User :   ya
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   you must not have stopped them on your own
User :   as i was not able to maintain their timimgs, iam very forgetful
Doctor :   it must always be reviewed under medical guidance
User :   ya i knowbut cant have so many medicines in a day
Doctor :   i suggest you review your present condition with a gynecologist and start medicines again
User :   k
Doctor :   having medicines is better than remaining with irregular cycles, that will cause more side effects and weight gain too
User :   true
Doctor :   so do not hesitate in seeing the doctor
Doctor :   pcod is very common and hormones and other medicines are frequently prescribed and have been proved beneficial in all women and not harmful in anyways
Doctor :   are you with me
User :   ok
User :   ya
Doctor :   also follow a good exercise
Doctor :   since you also have thyroid disorder you need to take care of it as well , exercise would help you deal with it too
User :   ya
Doctor :   i would also suggest you review the thyroid levels and medicines by frequent follow ups with your doctor
Doctor :   doing this would surely regularize the periods
Doctor :   did you follow my suggestions ?
User :   yes
Doctor :   never stop the eltroxin and other medicines , it always needs to be taken as long as suggested not to by the doctor
User :   ok
Doctor :   did i answer all your questions?
Doctor :   are there any more questions for me to help you with ?
Doctor :   are you with me ?
User :   yes doc
Doctor :   are there any more questions for me ?
User :   no doc
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   thanks for consulting me
Doctor :   take care
Doctor :   wish you good health
User :   thank you
Doctor :   pleasure here
Doctor :   bye for now
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