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Experience:  MBBS MS. Post doctoral fellowship in Sports Medicine. General surgeon and sports medicine specialist
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I am unwell last week and eccedenig 7 days .i would require

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Hello. I am unwell last week and eccedenig 7 days .i would require a sick note as I m still feeling unwell . Could you give suck notes . I rang GP Friday but all day booked .
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: I've consulted with a nurse . I have these issues before. Gastritis flare they call it.. mostly caused by stress anxiety .my therapist told me. And also I keep needing bathroom .. last night my head start hurting badly also. I'm guessing it's tooth cracked . Left side of jaw and head really bad. I've not dare to eat anything
JA: How long have you been dealing with this? Is there anything in particular that seems to make the symptoms better or worse?
Customer: Last Tuesday
JA: Is there anything else the Doctor should know before I connect you? Rest assured that they'll be able to help you.
Customer: But headache just started last night.. but my bowels still loose and I do not feel well enough to get back to work
Submitted: 16 days ago.
Category: Medical
Customer: replied 16 days ago.
I meant could you please send me a valid sick/ fit note for this coming week , I've got Buscopan, Imodium and I got amoxicillin in case my cracked tooth need it. I'm not taking antibiotics now. I did use cocodamol / tramadol for the pain and naproxen today
Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 16 days ago.

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Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 16 days ago.

Thanks for the question.

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Thank you.

Customer: replied 16 days ago.
Phone call please
Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 16 days ago.

The sick note can be provided by your treating doctor and only on in-patient visits. It cannot be done online, I am afraid.

Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 16 days ago.

This is not a telemedicine website, unfortunately.

The website is only meant to provide medical education and answers specific to your questions only.

I apologize for the inconvenience.

I know that’s not what you want to hear right now.

I would be happy to answer any other medical concerns you have.

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Customer: replied 16 days ago.
Thanks for clarifying. Bye have a good day doctor
Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 16 days ago.

You are very welcome.

Wishing you a speedy resolution and all the very best in life.

Thank you.

Stay blessed.