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Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   Fungal infection has spread rapidly in my buttock. have tried Canesar and other anti fungal cream but of no use...Please suggest something before it spreads everywhere
Doctor :   Hi
User :   yeah hi..
Doctor :   May I know your age, gender
Doctor :   & marital status?
User :   24 /M
User :   Single
Doctor :   Since when do you have this infection?
Doctor :   Have you got it diagnosed so?
User :   i used to have it couple of years bak, then one doc nearby suggested a tablet which goes like Teb D or something..
User :   n it has gone after tat, but now, its come bak all again...
User :   for the last 6 months
Doctor :   How many times a day & for how long had you taken Teb D?
Doctor :   Were you given any cream?
User :   i wasnt given any cream then, i was using the normal Candid..
User :   i dont even know if its Teb D is the correct name, i dont remember it now..
User :   n now, i tried using canesen
Doctor :   OK, so now you can use Candid along with Whitfield Ointment
Doctor :   Sorry I cant prescribe Oraol tablets
Doctor :   You might need Oral Antifungal too
User :   yeah, true
Doctor :   Apply Candid cream in the morning
Doctor :   Whitfield at night
Doctor :   Both after thoroughly washing
User :   canesten?
Doctor :   But the best idea is for you to get a complete prescription from a dermatologist
Doctor :   canesten & candid are the same
User :   oh ok.. and u dont suggest oral antifungal , is it?
Doctor :   I suggest it
Doctor :   but cant prescribe it
Doctor :   hope you can understand
User :   i mean, u dont prescribe eh?
User :   yeah, ok!!!
Doctor :   Is there any thing else I can help you with?
User :   thanks a lot for your patience.. and if i may know, from where you are, that wud be great!!
Doctor :   Our office is located in xxxx
User :   and you are from xxxxx is it?
Doctor :   Yes
Doctor :   I am Dr xxxx
User :   oh nice to catch you up anyways dr xxxx
Doctor :   Please fill the feedback form say done when done.
User :   thanks
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting me. Bye for now. Please refer your friends to our service.
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