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Pain management for numbness on left side of body - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   hello
User :   I am facing the problem of numbness in my left part of body thet comes and goes
Doctor :   Proceed with your query, Nutsona.
User :   what cud b the reason for this
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Provide your age, gender, occupation, marital status height, weight
User :   am 33 female
User :   have 2 yr old baby
Doctor :   Since when are you having this?
User :   have a 2 yr old baby
User :   55 kgs
User :   5'2 in height
User :   2 months back
Doctor :   Do you have any other health problems like Diabetes or High BP?
User :   it comes and goes
User :   dr prescribed me becozyme
User :   it was ok for 1 month
User :   again started
User :   no
Doctor :   Is it on the entire left side or only one area?
User :   it was on arms first
User :   but now i can feel it in my legs also
Doctor :   Is it only on one side or both the sites?
User :   only one side
Doctor :   I suggest that you take Calcium Tablets like Calcium sandoz along with more milk and eggs.
Doctor :   Also use Tab. Neurobion forte 1 tab daily for 15 days.
User :   ok
Doctor :   Is there any headache?
User :   i usually sleep on my left side the whole night as my baby takes feed
Doctor :   I also suggest that meanwhile, get a general check up done by a Physician and get a FBS and PPBS done.
Doctor :   Try to exercise regularly at least 1/2 hr everyday.
User :   no no headache
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Eat plenty of fresh fruits and vegetables and take whole grains and sprouts.
User :   shud i continue with becozyme
Doctor :   Milk should be taken twice daily.
User :   ok
Doctor :   Better take Neurobion as it is more helpful in your case than Becozyme.
User :   wht cud be the reason for this,i hope nothing serious
Doctor :   Is there any history of stroke in your family?
User :   no
Doctor :   It could be a vitamin or calcium deficiency.
User :   ok
User :   thanks a lot for ur kind suggestion
Doctor :   Considering your age, weight and other factors anything serious is unlikely.
User :   i also got a CBC done
Doctor :   You are welcome
User :   it was also gud
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   How was the Hb%?
Doctor :   ok
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