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Date : 14-May-2014
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User:Hellondr I had food outside Inn restaurant
Doctor:And how cn i help you?
User:Today I got giddiness morning and lite burbing 3 to 4 times
User:I took antaacid tonic before tiffen
Doctor:did that help?
User:Then at 1 had rice withoit antaacid
User:And had sprite and vomited
User:Now feelong tired
User:Now took antaacid 5ml and will have food after 15 min
Doctor:Yes, the vomiting would have taken all the eletrolytes out of your system
User:Afternoon I dint had antaacid
Doctor:I would try and eat very light things like curd rice
Doctor:I would also go to the store and buy ORS solution to sip on
Doctor:if these issues persist for more than a day or 2 then you need to go to the doctor in your area
User:Ok thank u dr
User:Shall I continue antaacod once before night and morning once
User:Then go to dr if problem petsists
Doctor:yes sounds good
User:What could be the reason
User:Gastritis or food poison
Doctor:its a stomach infection
User:Other family members had same food but they dint experience any issues y
Doctor:ohh, wow
User:Even my kids had same food
Doctor:it can happen like that, especially if you have acidity
Doctor:or you ate something else that gave you the infection
User:For me this first time acidity.
Doctor:or the utensils YOU ate off of were infected, not the food
Doctor:ok. Well. I am very sure the symptoms you are telling me are that of an infection.
User:Also stomach pain on and off.
Doctor:i see
Doctor:well give it a day or 2 of rest and ORS solution and you should begin to feel better
Doctor:if not you will need antibiotics
User:Ok dr thank u for the guidance.
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