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Self care for hiccups in 11 month old , diet for low blood pressure - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
User :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help u
Doctor :   please proceed with your query
User :   i have a 11month old son..
Doctor :   ok
User :   he is getting hiccups from last one hour
Doctor :   ok
User :   gave him water but no help
Doctor :   i will help u in this
User :   can u guide me on this
Doctor :   can i ask few Q
User :   ok
Doctor :   wat did yu feed the baby in morining
User :   his mother brestfed him
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   is the baby active
User :   and later i gave him Lactogen 2 feed of 150ml
User :   yeah he is normal
Doctor :   is the baby feeding well
User :   yes
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   any vomiting
User :   not yet
Doctor :   or frequent crying
User :   no
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   did yu give any syrup or medications
User :   yeah i gave him wicoryl
Doctor :   ok
User :   he has a cough and mild cold
Doctor :   first and the fore most
Doctor :   not to worry
Doctor :   its just a sign of indigestion
Doctor :   i will advice you few medial tips
User :   ok
Doctor :   give boiled and cooled water in sips with 4-5 drops of honey
Doctor :   give 2-3 tsps for every 2 hrs
User :   ok
Doctor :   its good to continue the breast feed
Doctor :   it will help the baby
Doctor :   put the baby on shoulders and give a pat over the back
User :   ok
Doctor :   for easy digestion
User :   ok
Doctor :   if it continues then go for Colic aid drops
Doctor :   3-4 drops
Doctor :   2-3 times a day
User :   ok
Doctor :   not to worry
Doctor :   be relaxed
Doctor :   its normal for the babies
User :   hmmm
User :   sure i will
Doctor :   Is there any thing else i can help u with
Doctor :   please fill the feed back form
User :   u there
User :   doc
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   please proceed
User :   my wife has a low Bp
User :   can u suggest some diet for her
Doctor :   i will help u in this
User :   pls
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   wats her BP
Doctor :   when it was checked
User :   50/90
Doctor :   does she have family history of low BP
User :   no
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   is she on any medications
User :   now she is on for cold
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   i will give her few good medical tips
Doctor :   to increase the Blood pressure
Doctor :   dietary changes
User :   ok
Doctor :   need to take plenty of water
Doctor :   atleast 4-5 lts per day
Doctor :   diet rich in common salt is very important
Doctor :   can take pickles, papad, and others
Doctor :   vegetables which help to keep the bp stable
Doctor :   green leafy vegetables like palak, pudina, methi
Doctor :   cabbage and cauliflower
Doctor :   fruits: papaya, gauva, amla, and others
Doctor :   is she veg or mixed diet
User :   mixed diet
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   salted dry fish is very good for her
Doctor :   need to take fish atleast once in a week
User :   ok
Doctor :   if even with diet if the bp is low then she need medications
Doctor :   FLUDROCOTISONE after doctor examination
User :   how long should we continue this diet
Doctor :   this should be her regular diet
Doctor :   see for 2 weeks
Doctor :   then monitor the BP
Doctor :   its is 90/60 its ok
User :   okie
User :   yep
Doctor :   if its 100/60 its very good
Doctor :   but less than 80/60
Doctor :   she may need medications
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   is there any thing else i can help u with
Doctor :   please fill the feed back form
User :   that would all for the day
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   take care bye for now
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