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Precautions for seizures - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
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User :   hello gud afternoon doctor
Doctor :   hi good aftenoon
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Doctor :   hi
User :   yes doctor i am there
Doctor :   please go ahead with medical query
User :   dear doctor i am suffering from some neurological problem like pits
Doctor :   fits isit
Doctor :   since when
User :   last sunday i was unconcious & fell from chair,but i dont know
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Dependants: Yes/No
User :   22 years old
Doctor :   ok
User :   gender:male,unmarried,yes
Doctor :   since when ur having seizures, i mean fits?
Doctor :   r u taking any medicines for the same?
User :   yes doctor, i am already treated in shimoga neuro clinic 6 month ago, but again this was coming
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   so how can i help you now
Doctor :   did they do CT scan and EGG anytime
User :   i am networking engg, i am working in,so tell me some precautions for this
Doctor :   ok
User :   yes doctor i already done ct scan
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   so what drug are you on and can u type the CT report
User :   i dont know dactor is there in my home
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   precautions u wanted to know
User :   yes dactor
Doctor :   u should never stop taking medicine or alter the dose
Doctor :   as prescribed by ur neurologist
Doctor :   it takes a while for dose to adjusted for first few months
User :   ok dactor,
Doctor :   and the seizures to stop
Doctor :   avoid watching tv
Doctor :   the flickering screen sometimes trigger seizures
Doctor :   in some people
Doctor :   too much tv i mean
Doctor :   make a note of seizures u had
Doctor :   in between consultation with the doctor
Doctor :   this is very useful in knowing the effectiveness of treatment
Doctor :   r u following
User :   yes doctor i am following this
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   ll anti-seizure medications have some side effects, which may include mild fatigue, dizziness and weight gain.
Doctor :   More severe side effects include mood disruption, skin rashes, loss of coordination, speech problems and extreme fatigue.
Doctor :   if u have seizure u need to keep ur close friends and family informed
Doctor :   in times of emergencies they will be in better position to help u
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   any doubts
Doctor :   would u like to seek appointment with neurologist
Doctor :   if u wish so
Doctor :   we will arrange for it
Doctor :   Please fill this form I send, While I type the necessary information, and do inform me when done.
User :   ok doctor,pls tell me the good neuro clinic neare
Doctor :   when would u like to have appointment
Doctor :   which day u prefer?
User :   yes doctor
User :   sunday
Doctor :   YYYY@YYYY
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Doctor :   confirm ur details
User :   confirm doctor
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Doctor :   ok
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User :   ok doctor
Doctor :   bye for now
Doctor :   have a nice day
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