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Weakness and throat pain post high sgpt medications - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   Dr AAAAAAA here
User :   hello sir, hw r u
Doctor :   how can I help you?
Doctor :   please proceed with your health query
User :   2 months back i had sgpt 138 n bilirubin total 1.9
User :   doc gave me udiliv 300 + Viboliv 500 n becosule z
Doctor :   ok
User :   though many tests were conducted in between but the latest test shows my SGPT 51 n bilirubin 1.4
User :   and Alkaline Phosphate 86
User :   my gasteroentrologist is out of country
User :   so do let me know that do i still have to continue the same medicines
Doctor :   these medicines are usually given to be taken for 3 months
Doctor :   even though the liver enzymes values come back to nornmal
User :   ok
Doctor :   there might be residual damage still left behind
User :   sir 1 more problem iam having
Doctor :   which gets corrected with further course of medicines completely
Doctor :   sure please proceed
User :   since few days iam experiencing shortness of breath when i do some physical work and with that i feel some pain or type of a muscle pull in my throat
User :   iam unable to make out whether its due to weakness or acidity or thorat pain
User :   but it makes me restless n uneasy
Doctor :   ok. do you have burping, belching, upper stomach discomfort, chest burning sensation associated?
User :   no sir
Doctor :   is there any problems with swallowing? is there throat irritation, soreness or sputum production?
User :   no problem in swallowing
User :   yeah a sort of throat irritation is there
Doctor :   do you have feeling of chest tightness, palpitation, sweating, associated apart from breathing trouble when you do physical work?
User :   no tightness, no sweating but palpitation is thr
User :   heart beat ranges from 62-90
Doctor :   ok. then these could be signs of weakness. avoid physical work or strenuous work
Doctor :   heart beat upto 90 beats per minute is considered normal
User :   and if its 60 then
Doctor :   above 90 or 100 is taken as tachycardia or increased heart beats
Doctor :   60-90 is normal range of normal heart beat
User :   ohk sir
Doctor :   below 60 is bradycardia or slow heart beat
User :   sir is there any medicine to recover from weakness
User :   iam on boiled diet till now
Doctor :   you will recover slowly withing next few months once liver is completely healed
Doctor :   start having small amounts of normal food along with your diet
Doctor :   but with very less oil
User :   iam taking becosule z n supradyn
User :   can suggest msut strong medicine
Doctor :   both are fine. continue taking them
User :   ok sir
User :   will revital help me
Doctor :   actually only one is enough, you can take either becosules or supradyn
User :   ok sir
Doctor :   or stop all and take One Tab of Tab. A to Z daily after lunch
User :   ok sir
Doctor :   it has all vitamins and essential minerals in one tab
Doctor :   so you might see better results
User :   so sir i assume there's nothing to worry with this shortness of breath
Doctor :   have a warm glass of milk daily
User :   or pain in throat along with it
Doctor :   yes you can be relaxed
Doctor :   for pain in throat you need to do warm salt water gargling
Doctor :   it will help with pain
User :   ok
Doctor :   you can also dissolve a tablet of Disprin in warm water and gargle
Doctor :   it helps to control pain
User :   my doc's assistant prescribed Azuma 500 for 5 days
Doctor :   if you have sputum development or fever, then you will need throat to be examined to see if infection is present
Doctor :   and take antibiotics to cure infection
Doctor :   it is an antibiotic
Doctor :   you can take it as instructed
User :   taking it along with udiliv n viboliv won't be a problem..?..
Doctor :   no maintain 1/2 hour gap
Doctor :   take antibiotic first and then the others
User :   ok sir
User :   shall i take it the afternoon
Doctor :   yes you can take it in afternoon
Doctor :   take it daily at same time
User :   shall i take milk before going to bed
Doctor :   yes
User :   it shud b hot
Doctor :   it will help with giving you good sleep too
Doctor :   it should be warm
Doctor :   have you followed what I have said?
User :   so sir shortness of breath along with throat pain is just weakness
Doctor :   it could be weakness or infection both
Doctor :   the examination done will reveal if infection is suspected
User :   what kind of examination
Doctor :   physical examination done by a doctor
User :   will antibiotic help in infection
Doctor :   continue to take the mediactions as instructed
User :   if its thr
Doctor :   you should start feeling better in 2-3 days
User :   ok sir
User :   i was very restless with this fact but now iam relieved
Doctor :   along with medications, continue with doing gargling 2-4 times a day.
User :   shall i take hot water steam with vicks
Doctor :   no, that will not be effective with throat pain. it is effective for sinus headaches
User :   ok sir
Doctor :   continue with warm salt water gargling or warm water with Disprin dissolved in it
Doctor :   it will be effective in controlling pain
User :   my only concern was the shortness of breath
User :   there were a lot of negative thoughts
User :   like heart problem, B.P. n all
Doctor :   no since you do not have other associated symptoms as asked, it does not suggest any serious issues.
Doctor :   however getting blood pressure checked once would be recommended to make sure it is not an issue
User :   i even got an ECG done 2 times
Doctor :   it is always better to have a baseline check
User :   n both the times its normal
Doctor :   was the ECG normal both the times?
Doctor :   ok, then you need not worry
User :   last 2 b.P. readings were 80/130 and 80/124
Doctor :   both are normal readings
User :   ok sir.
User :   but by your words iam relieved now
User :   thank you so much for your words
User :   and help
Doctor :   is there anything else I can help you with ?
User :   no sir
User :   its was great help from you.
User :   thank you so much
Doctor :   thanks for consulting me. bye for now
Doctor :   do get back to me if you have further queries
User :   bye
User :   sir you thr
User :   dr AAAAAAA are you there
User :   Do you have any querries
User :   i forgot to tell you that i have burping belching
User :   Plz log our and log in she will take ur chat
User :   Bye
User :   hello is anyone thr
Doctor :   yes. Dr AAAAAAA here
User :   sir
Doctor :   please proceed
User :   i forgot to tell you that i have burping and belching symptoms
Doctor :   ok. how often do you get these?
User :   and when ever i drink a glass of water gas passes from my mouth as if i drank a cold drink or eno
Doctor :   are they more after heavy meal?
User :   yeah
User :   but always with water its on the cards
Doctor :   ok. then avoid taking soda kind of drinks, have a warm ginger tea (without milk) after food , it will help
Doctor :   avoid citrus fruits and juices
User :   ok sir
User :   is apple juice ok
Doctor :   yes it is fine
User :   is that the reason for shortness of breath and throat pain
Doctor :   no, it might not be the only reason. you might be having infection too due to which pain is present
Doctor :   teh gastric issues could give you shortness of breath
User :   ok
User :   ok sir so i assume till nothing to panic
Doctor :   yes, nothing to panic
User :   thnk you sir
Doctor :   for gastric issues take Syp Digene 20 ml or 2 spoons daily before food
User :   can i still take warm milk at night
Doctor :   yes you can
User :   there won't b any problem in gas with milk
Doctor :   no, usually not, if taken warm and at night
User :   ok sir.
User :   iam taking pentocid twice a day
User :   along with udiliv n viboliv
Doctor :   ok. continue with it
User :   ok sir.
User :   so its all a combination of gastric issue n weakness for this shortness of breath
Doctor :   yes mostly
User :   thank you sir
Doctor :   is there anything else I can help you with?
Doctor :   it should resolve with some time
User :   ok sir
User :   no sir
User :   thnx for ur help
Doctor :   thanks for consulting me. bye for now.
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