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Side effects and usage of copper-T - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you?
User :   hi
User :   I am married person
Doctor :   ok
User :   i heard about coperty
User :   can u give more details on that?
User :   is it safe?
Doctor :   yes

User :   to prevent pregnancy
Doctor :   it is safe
User :   when will it expire
User :   does it have any side effects?
Doctor :   it prevents pregnancy
Doctor :   its insertion is simple
User :   ok
Doctor :   but only thing is your wife should keep on checking the threads
Doctor :   so that you should see a doctor to see if it is in place or lost
Doctor :   Your wife should not have any sexually transmitted diseases earlier
Doctor :   she should not be pregnant now
User :   ok
Doctor :   she should not have any abnormal pregnancy anytime before
User :   ok
User :   we have a kid already
User :   is it safe now?
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   infact it is most preferred contraceptive
User :   what abt the side effects?
Doctor :   however care should be taken if the previous delivery is by cesearean
Doctor :   no side effects
Doctor :   it sometimes perforates the uterus
User :   what kind of care should we take
Doctor :   which is very rare
User :   its cesearean
Doctor :   ok then see your doctor for her advise of the wound of the ceaserean
Doctor :   done
Doctor :   if it is good and well healed your doctor may insert the Cu -T
User :   ok
Doctor :   the life of Cu T is variable
User :   ok
User :   how much is the max period of Cu T
Doctor :   3 years
User :   ok
Doctor :   is the minimum period
Doctor :   and it works for more than 5 to 8 yrs sometime
User :   ok
Doctor :   anything else i can helpyou with
User :   one final thing
Doctor :   yes
User :   my baby uses to get frequent cold cough
User :   u gave him ascoril
User :   recently i read an article in times of india
Doctor :   ok
User :   we shouldnt give dosage without consulting the doctor
Doctor :   exactly
User :   i used to consult doctor freequently
User :   how can i avoid this?
Doctor :   ok
User :   for my baby
User :   any major precautions i should take care
Doctor :   are you asking how to avoid cold frequently?
User :   yes. i heard like water therapy or etc should resolve
User :   or not harmful
Doctor :   how old is your babay
User :   can you just give more info on this?
User :   11 months
Doctor :   which feeds the baby on?
User :   mother's milk, rice and vegeatables
User :   we started recently with rice
Doctor :   ok frequent colds are very much normal
User :   ok
Doctor :   they are very commo
User :   even cough too
User :   ok
Doctor :   thats why it is called common cold
User :   ok
User :   :-)
Doctor :   so see thta when she gets bath
User :   ok
Doctor :   water doesnt enter the ears
User :   ok
Doctor :   just plug with dry cotton and immediatly remove
User :   ok
Doctor :   It can be stopped on mother feeds by now
Doctor :   mother milk has no required nutrients for growth after 6- 8 months
User :   yes
User :   ok
Doctor :   so gradully wean her off
Doctor :   not suddenly
User :   ok
User :   my baby is allergetic to cows milk
Doctor :   usually the cold is due to improper
User :   thats the basic problem
User :   i have
Doctor :   technique of feeding mothers milk
User :   is it?
Doctor :   ok you can go for the commercial food
Doctor :   pediasure etc
Doctor :   according to the age
User :   even i tried heinz baby's first food which has flavor of milk
Doctor :   after the feed put the baby vertically on to the shoulder and rub the back
User :   he got races for that also
Doctor :   never lie her down immediatlly after feeds
User :   ok
User :   ok
Doctor :   You can try different products until the baby suits
User :   sure
User :   is it a big problem?
User :   or is it fine?
Doctor :   The major management technique in baby
Doctor :   feeding and nurturing is patience
Doctor :   try different flavors
Doctor :   the baby may like some
User :   sure
Doctor :   and stick on to them
Doctor :   by changing now and then
Doctor :   vegetables are wonderful food
Doctor :   try to make a practice
User :   we are giving the soups of vegetable
Doctor :   to feed one of them
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   anything else I can answer for you?
User :   thanks
User :   may i know ur name
User :   thanks for the help
User :   its very good site
User :   thanks for the help
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