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Solution for acid reflux disease - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Digestion and Bowels
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User :   Dear User, You have started the test chat with our doctor. The duration of the test chat is 5 minutes. After the trial period, you will be redirected to the Payment page.
Doctor :   Hi
User :   hello
Doctor :   How can I help you
Doctor :   You can chat with a doctor here
Doctor :   Please put your medical query
Doctor :   Ok
User :   i have no big insurance
Doctor :   Ok
User :   but since few days i have been having
User :   acid reflux
User :   and its been getting worse
Doctor :   Ok
User :   i tried prilsec for few days
User :   but doesnt help
User :   what to do
Doctor :   As this is an online consultation, I have to ask you a few questions because I cannot examine you, so please be patient.
User :   ok
Doctor :   Please provide these details of the patient-Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Weight and Height: Dependents: Yes/ No.
User :   30, male, student
User :   unmarried
Doctor :   Do you have burning sensation in the stomach too
User :   wt 80 kgs
Doctor :   How often do you get the refluxes
User :   no dependents
User :   refluxes i get them once in a while
Doctor :   and what is the usual time and any relation with food
User :   but recently very frequntly
User :   almost everyday
User :   ya usually more after food
Doctor :   are you disturbed at night
User :   hmm
Doctor :   do you get night time caough
User :   i try to sleep with my head up
User :   i mean like with 2 pi9llows
Doctor :   That is good.
User :   i do not get cough
Doctor :   Do you smoke or chew tobacco/drink alcohol/Any illicit drugs/ betel nut chewing? If yes how much/how often and how long?
User :   no
User :   i do not
User :   i drink alcohol
Doctor :   okDoctor :   Do you have any other health problems? Over wt, Diabetes, High Blood pressure, Asthma, Allergies,Thyroid? Any Operations If so why? please say if there is family history of such problems.

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