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Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   Dr XXX here
Doctor :   How can i help you?
User :   hi doctor XXX
User :   i need assistance to loose weight FAST as i have a very bad back problem
Doctor :   Please proceed with your query.
Doctor :   May i know your age, height and weight?
User :   can you prescribe some safe diet pills that i can consume
User :   age 47 yrs, 5.4" weight 80kgs
Doctor :   Reducing fast weight is not an option since the weight is regained and also effects other organs and the best way is through diet control and exercises
Doctor :   I do not prescribe and suggest any form of diet pills.
Doctor :   You need to reduce about 15 kgs of weight
User :   i am already taking small frequent meals and have started walking evrey day.. but i need to take the pressure off my back to get releif from back pains... hence i need a safe booster which will help me loose at least 8 -10 kgs quickly
User :   i've only lost 5 kgs after 6 months of the above
Doctor :   For the back pain you can go for back exercises and Physiotherapy.
User :   i am doing that right now taking diathermy and physio too.. ave taken 2 weeks bedrest and been injected with a painkiller steriod in the back too in the last 1 month
Doctor :   Did you ever get your Thyroid levels, sugar levels and BP checked?
User :   yes t3 4 5 are normal and i am borderline on sugar and take a seloken since past 3 years for high bp ... bp is stable with medication
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Fast weight loss is not an option for weight reduction. Are you taking more of fruits and veggies in diet?
User :   yes
Doctor :   Ok
User :   i am menopausal and my stomach and upper half are just increasing
User :   putting more pressure on my back
Doctor :   After menopause because of the changes in the hormonal levels it does cause increase in weight
User :   i do not want to undergo liposuction surgery and need to get the weight down quickly doctor can u prescribe some safe medication to assist with quick reduction .. i would be continuing with walking and frequent meals too
Doctor :   Get your LH and FSH levels done once.If they are very low they would also not help in weight reduction
Doctor :   I have already explained that i do not suggest and prescribe any diet medication.
User :   can u suggest some other options then please?
Doctor :   You can go for a complete hormonal and body evaluation and also get consultation through a Nutritionist who can evaluate you properly and suggest some individual changes required.
User :   where can this be done? i am based in XXX
Doctor :   WWW.WWWW.WW
User :   ok thank you
Doctor :   You can visit his link to find Nutritionists inXXX
Doctor :   Is there anything else you would like to know?
User :   no doctor thanks
Doctor :   Thanks for the consultation
Doctor :   Bye
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