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Can I use dexorange to increase my weight ?

i saw the answer now iam satisfied but u told that dexorange is not usefull to increase girl used this tonic to increase weight.she was really became weight.please tell me doctor is it usefull or not.or otherwise tell me which tonic is necessary to increase weight.i am girl doctor.
Asked On : Wed, 2 Mar 2011
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Pediatrician 's  Response
go for peripheral smear for type of anemia apart from complete blood count.after ur type of anemia diagnosed physician will give the right medication.
Answered: Fri, 29 Apr 2011
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Ayurveda Specialist Dr. Ram Mani Bhandari's  Response
I recommend you taking some herbal Home remedies for you problem
Apples are very good for anemia as they have high iron content. They should be eaten regularly; preferably after every meal.
Beetroot is also a very good source of iron. Apart from iron it contains various other minerals that are protective in function to the body.
Figs must be eaten regularly, at the rate of three to four per day.
Organ meats like kidney and liver must be included in the diet.
Citrus fruits like oranges, lemons, etc. must be eaten in excess. They should be eaten at regular intervals and not all at once.
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Answered: Fri, 4 Mar 2011
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General & Family Physician Dr. Tina Jacob Das's  Response
glad that you satisfied with our answers.See let me tell you one thing, Dexorange is not for increasing your body weight. The other girl might have been prescribed this tonic because probably she was diagnosed Vit B12 deficiency anemia. Now its v imp to figure out type of anemia , you suffering from. For that you need to undergo complete iron study, peripheral smear for type of anemia apart from complete blood count. Once these results there, a physician will be in a position to prescribe you the right medicine
Answered: Wed, 2 Mar 2011
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Homeopath Dr. Krupali Devkar's  Response
hello dear, most common type of anaemia is iron deficiency. u start taking 2 dates and 2 figs with a piece of jaggery daily.
to increase ur weight, take tonic betonine, 2tsp daily before breakfast.
Answered: Wed, 2 Mar 2011
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Ayurveda Specialist Dr. Rajesh Lakhanpaul's  Response
Dear lucky
Majority of women in india are anaemic and this is usually iron defiiency anaemia.To keep fit you must opt for balanced diet having vegetables fruits nuts and milk on regular basis. To add weight you need to dewormin yourself first if you have abdominal worms and add liver tonic so that what so ever you eat gets properly digested. have cap. feroliv forte 1 bd
Answered: Wed, 2 Mar 2011
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Dietitian & Nutritionist Ms. Ketki's  Response

Anemia as such has lot many causes behind. as explained by other experts, iron deficiency anemia is common.

do get following tests done ;

1. Blood profile
2. S. iron
3. B12
4. Endoscopy under gastroenterologists if you have any digestive problems to rule out internal bleeding as a cause.

Dietary modifications :

Iron as well citrus fruits will do for general iron deficiency anemia.

for further communication / queries,

Ketki Itraj
Diet Consultant , Pune

Answered: Fri, 4 Mar 2011
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