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Treatment for runny nose, cold, fever and knee pain? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 14-Mar-2013
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Doctor:please proceed with the query.
User:From the fast few days m suffering frm cold n running nose, pain in knees and also my eyes keeps burning
User:Ya fever also sometimes....
Doctor:Have you taken any medications for this.
User:ya sumo cold.....
Doctor:sore throat?
Doctor:Body ache, cold is all due to viral fever
Doctor:From how many days are you suffering from this?
User:2 weeks......
Doctor:Are you taking steam inhalation
User:no doc.....
Doctor:You need to start this, add menthol drops and do thrice daily
Doctor:also since you have got throat pain , you will need to clear the infection
Doctor:and start on antibiotics
Doctor:take only boiled water
Doctor:for drinking
Doctor:Hot beverages, soups etc..
User:k doc..... n wot antibiotics would u suggest....
Doctor:Do you have cough?
User:yes doc.....
Doctor:you need to take macrolide group of atibiotics
Doctor:you should get this prescribed from doctor
Doctor:You can Koflet syrup for there lots of mucus?
User:no doc
Doctor:then you can take this syrup twice daily 2 tsp for 1 week
Doctor:do salt water gargles too
User:Thnks doc....i have some more queries can i go ahead.....
User:Doc.... im getting hair fall nw a days..... wot should i do.....
Doctor:How old are you,
User:32 yrs
Doctor:do you have family history of dandruff.
Doctor:family history of hairfall
User:no doc....
User:no doc....
Doctor:ok, do you have history of dandruff.
User:no doc.....
Doctor:any fungal infection.
User:i didnt get u doc.....
Doctor:any fungal infection , itching on scalp
are you under stress?
User:yes doc, it happens.....
Doctor:you mean fungal infection
User:ya doc.....
Doctor:then you will need to get your scalp examined by dermatologist
Doctor:send to send the skin scrapings for examination
Doctor:so that if you have , the appropriate anti fungal edications can be applied topically and taken orally
Doctor:you can also use himalaya hair fall cream which is good it due to shampoo.....
Doctor:sometimes due to shampoo, sometimes weather , stress most times
Doctor:vitamin deficeincy
Doctor:have you recently changed shampoo or water
User:I changed shampoo....
Doctor:which one
User:i was using Sun silk before nw using Pantene hair fall.....
User:i also use conditioner.....
Doctor:was it ok before when you were using sunsilk
User:no..... Thats y i changed it.....
Doctor:It is better you get tested, it might be due to other factors
Doctor:also take orovit capsules
Doctor:daily once, zinc deficiency can also cause hair fall
User:Doc.... i also have digestion problem..... i mean sometimes when i have spice food i get stomach pain....
Doctor:ok, do you take excess coffee, tea too
User:yes doc.....
Doctor:Reduce all spicy oily,masala , artificial colored food, tea and coffee
Doctor:take pudhina juice once daily
Doctor:to reduce gas, acidity ,
User:Doc.... is there any way to reduce grey hairs.....
User:I do color my hairs twice in a month.....and nw it is increasing....
User:should i stop coloring.....
Doctor:what hair color do you use.
Doctor:are you there.
User:bargundy usually
Doctor:hair coloring
Doctor:no, the company
Doctor:ok, why don't you try some natural hair colors like Indigo
Doctor:chemical hair colors will increase greyness
Doctor:If you go to any organic company
Doctor:you will get all natural hair dyes
Doctor:without chemicals
User:k doc thnks a lot......
Doctor:you are welcome
Doctor:kindly loginf or further queries
User:Bye doc....
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