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Pain on left side of chest, drug and alcohol addiction - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   Hi Doc
Doctor :   go ahead with ur medical query
User :   I am 31 yrs male, wt around 71 Kgs, ht 171 cms
Doctor :   ok
User :   i do some work out in a week like 3-4 km running 2 times in a week
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   i will calculate ur BMI
User :   DO drink and smoke 2/3 cig in a day
Doctor :   u need to quit smoking and drinking
User :   sometime i feel pain on left side of my chest
Doctor :   ok
User :   it's mild otherwise
Doctor :   how long
User :   and ocassionally
User :   i think more then 1 yr
Doctor :   where exactly is the pain
Doctor :   do u get sweating along with the chest and does the chest pain radiate to ur left arm or shoulders?
User :   near around heart
Doctor :   ok
User :   no
Doctor :   does this coincide with ur weekly board meet
Doctor :   isit related to food u take
User :   and when its paining and take long breath pain increases a bit
Doctor :   As this is an online consultation, I have to ask you a few questions because I cannot examine you. It will take some time so please be patient.
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   do u get chest pain at rest?
Doctor :   Do you have any other health problems? Diabetes, Hypertension, Asthma, Allergies?Any Operations If so why?
User :   sometime
User :   no
Doctor :   did u get ECG or endoscopy done anytime
User :   last year in April
Doctor :   if the problem is persisting
Doctor :   please get it done
Doctor :   at the earliest
User :   from last 10 days no pain
User :   when i run around 5 km in a day then also it is not reguler
Doctor :   u can take gelusil mps 2-3 tea spoonful after food 3 times a day for 1 week
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   get a ecg and stress test done along with echocardiography
Doctor :   r u able to follow
Doctor :   any doubts?
User :   yes
User :   does it serious
Doctor :   yes it can
Doctor :   i suggest to get these tests done
Doctor :   and consult a physician
Doctor :   please dont ignore
User :   ok
Doctor :   u need to stop smoking
Doctor :   Please fill the feedback form say done when done while I type the information you needed.
User :   and
Doctor :   and taking alcohol, avoid taking spicy food
Doctor :   have food on time
User :   completly stop or can drink sometime
Doctor :   it is good for ur health in long run
Doctor :   if u can stop it completely
Doctor :   if not gradually
User :   ok
Doctor :   anything els eu want to know about
User :   no thank you doc
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting Health care magic. Bye for now. Please refer your friends to our service
Doctor :   ur welcome
Doctor :   bye for now
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