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Sleeplessness, insomnia, genitec 300 mg, acidity - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   Please proceed with your query
Doctor :   Hi
User :   hi Dr
User :   having sleeping issues lately....sot of insomnia...
Doctor :   ok
User :   wanted to know if its got to do with my acidity problem?
Doctor :   Insomnia has many reasons, you need to find out the actual cause of it
Doctor :   Do you have heartburn or symptoms of acidity in the nights?
Doctor :   ok
User :   I'm having Genitec 300 mg twice a day for it for last 1 week....this is FYI
User :   yes
Doctor :   You can take proton pump inhibitors, which are much better and require once daily dosage
Doctor :   may I Know what does FYI stand for?
User :   is it some sort of medicine?
Doctor :   Sorry, but thanks
User :   for your information
Doctor :   Yes, Proton pump inhibitors are medicines for acidity
Doctor :   You can ask for Tab. Pantodac 40mg
User :   what exactly I need to tell the chemist?
Doctor :   Take it early in the morning before breakfast one tablet a day
User :   what dosages a day
User :   okie....thanks a lot
Doctor :   Is there any thing else i can help you?
User :   thanks for yr time...bye
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting me.
Doctor :   Bye for now.
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