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Treatment for nutrition and metabolic disorders - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Eating Disorders
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Practicing since : 2004
Answered : 40 Questions
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   A few days back I kind of had a attack
Doctor :   Can you explain?
User :   i didn't knew wat is the cause and wat happened
User :   actually here was a kind of tension of home and all were accussing me
Doctor :   Ok
User :   and all of a sudden i felt something happening in the head
User :   and i became breathless
User :   for almost 5 mins
User :   and then after breathing properly
Doctor :   Ok
User :   my face right leg and right hand is completely in ccramp
User :   for almost 2 hrs
Doctor :   Ok
User :   and I was feeling very tired all day
Doctor :   Ok
User :   and these days i can't hold anything for longer
User :   i will start getting cramp
User :   in the right hand
Doctor :   Ok
User :   wat could be the possible reason
Doctor :   May I know your age and gender?
User :   age 29
Doctor :   Do you mean crampy pain?
User :   gender female
User :   not pain
Doctor :   Do you mean pins and needles sensations?
User :   if blood supply is stopped for a few secs
User :   the sensation we get right tht sensation
User :   like if fold our leg and sit, after relaxing our leg the cramp we get right
User :   that sensation
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Since when is this symptoms happening?
User :   that day is hpnd
User :   and sort of i feel weakness in the right hand
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Do you have any difficulty is speaking?
User :   no
User :   i din have stroke
Doctor :   Have you had similar symptoms in the past?
User :   but was suspecting if it is a kind of intial level
User :   once i had acidosis
User :   in 2007
Doctor :   I shall explain to you. I want few more details before, I explain that.
User :   sure
Doctor :   Have you had similar sensations in the past?
Doctor :   *before the present episodes?
User :   also during time when i had this attack
Doctor :   Ok
User :   i had taken tablet to postpone periods
Doctor :   Ok
User :   but just because there was a quarrel at home, I had period the day before the attack
User :   the postpone tablet didnt seem to work
Doctor :   Can you name the pill that you had taken?
User :   cycloreg
User :   5mg
Doctor :   Since when are you on this pill?
User :   since 5th
User :   had periods on 9th
User :   and had attack on 10th
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Do you have any other medical illness such as diabetes/hypertensions/cardiac problems?
User :   no
User :   i m obese
Doctor :   Are you on birth control pills? (apart from the cycloreg)?
User :   but have family history of diabetes/hypertensions/cardiac problems
User :   no
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Do you smoke or consume alcohol?
Doctor :   Are you there?
User :   no
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Let me brief you.
Doctor :   Based on the details provided, the symptoms described may have occurred due to the following causes
Doctor :   1. Somatic disorder - probably due to the stress, family worries or other psychological factors.
Doctor :   2. Central nervous system condition such as TIA(mild form of stroke) probably due to the drug.
Doctor :   3. Demyelination disorders.
Doctor :   The symptoms described by you are consistent with these 3 possibilities.
User :   should I see Doctor??
Doctor :   The most likely causes would be the first condition due to prominent history of stress.
Doctor :   Let me suggest you few measures that can be followed.
Doctor :   1. Proper stress management.
Doctor :   2. See a doctor for physical examination.
Doctor :   3. You may need to avoid cycloreg - report to your doctor who prescribed this medication,
User :   it was the 1st time i took cycloreg
Doctor :   though this side effect is rare and unlikely, its better to avoid them
User :   sure
Doctor :   4. Good nutrition consisiting of good vitamin rich source diet is essential.
Doctor :   5. Evaluation for possibilities of anaemia may also be needed.
User :   ok i will ping later again
Doctor :   Have you followed what I have suggested?
Doctor :   Do you have any other query?
User :   ya
User :   ya
User :   i will ping later
Doctor :   You can chat with us again if there is any other query.
User :   sure
User :   bye
User :   thanks
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting me. Bye for now.
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