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Weight gain due to antibiotics post spinal surgery - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi.
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   good afternoon doctor
Doctor :   Please proceed with your query.
User :   i m XXXXXXXX and had operated for spine L4/L5 level in 1996, later suffered from septicimia
Doctor :   Ok
User :   had to take lots on IV antibiotics very heavy
Doctor :   Ok
User :   this increased my weight during operation i was 62 kg later now i m 74 kg
Doctor :   Ok.
User :   i get terrible low back pains after heavy work
Doctor :   Do you have any other health problems?
User :   or even if i bend little
Doctor :   Are you following any physiotherapy exercises?
User :   no other problemsrecently i got everything checked up
Doctor :   Ok
User :   yes
Doctor :   Your age?
User :   bending legs, cycling in sleeping position
Doctor :   Ok
User :   my present age is 43
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   You should try for weight reduction and as you cant do heavy exercise
Doctor :   you should concentrate wholly on diet control.
User :   i have tried gym but than got admitted to hospital due to heavy exercise even if i brisk walk i start geting pain
User :   i do that too
Doctor :   You should avoid oily and spicy foods,
Doctor :   fatty foods, maida, sugar, rice and other refined products
User :   i dont eat oily as my hubby recently underwent bypass
Doctor :   You should avoid bananas, sapota, mangoesDoctor :   You should restrict non-veg foods
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