Our smartphones are very powerful tools and over a short span of time have evolved from being mere media and entertainment centres to productivity and utility tools. An important aspect of our life is health care and there are some apps which can assist you with medical issues that popup from time to time. Take a look. Here are Top 5 Medical Apps For Indians.
Lybrate is one of the best India specific health application that links patients and doctors. You can find more than 70,000 registered doctors in different specialities from all across the country. With this app you can find doctors from choice, book appoinments, ask questions related to health and get daily health tips for free.
Practo app is another popular app which has a rich database and can help you connect with the right doctors in your area. The app includes doctors with 250 different specialities. You get to see details like doctor’s qualification, fee, address, contact number, timings, etc. and the app also allows you to directly book an appointment. The app lists over 120,000 verified doctors in major Indian cities.
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Besides the right doctor, familiarity with the prescribed drugs is important too. HealthKartPlus drug search engine lists over 1 lakh drugs. The app allows you to search for drugs, see prices, compare them and also directly order them after uploading your Doctor’s prescription.
By uploading prescription, users can also maintain a personal record. The app also gives information about drugs like required dosage, effects, precautions and possible side effects.
Have a health issue but you feel shy to approach a doctor? Mera doctor is the app which can save you hour of research and self medication. App interface is similar to any messenger app you are familiar with. You can type your health issue and the app will connect you to a real MBBS doctor for consultation. First live chat session is free, for others you will have to pay Rs. 150
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Quickwell partners with doctors from institutes like Fortis Hospitals, Manipal Hospitals, Narayana Hrudayalaya (NH), Cloudnine, NU Hospitals, Nationwide Doctors etc and provide you details of near by doctors, their updated schedules and live availability. You can also directly book an appointment using the app. The gives 100 percent guarantees for all appointments or you get 1000 INR cash back.
You have to download the app, search for doctos and book an appointment. You can also watch and view your place in queue.
Download – Android