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Dr. Rakesh M Shah

MD - Paediatrics

Pediatrician, Ahmedabad

22 Years Experience
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Dr. Rakesh M Shah is a renowned Pediatrician in Hatkeshwar, Ahmedabad. He has been a practicing Pediatrician for 22 years. He studied and completed MD - Paediatrics . He is currently practising at Panth Children Hospital in Hatkeshwar, Ahmedabad. Save your time and book an appointment online with Dr. Rakesh M Shah on Lybrate.com.

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MD - Paediatrics - GCS Medical College, Ahmedabad - 1996
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English
Hindi

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I wanted to know till what age can pneumococcal vaccine be given to kids. Can it be given to 21 month old kid.

FELLOWSHIP IN PCCM, FELLOW-PEDIATRIC FLEXIBLE BRONCHOSCOPY, FELLOWSHIP IN PEDIATRIC CARDIAC CRITICAL CARE, D.C.H., M.B.B.S
Pediatrician, Ahmedabad
I wanted to know till what age can pneumococcal vaccine be given to kids. Can it be given to 21 month old kid.
if it has been left ...u can start at any age . 1 year to 2 year of age then 2 doses 8 weeks apart. and if child.is above 2 years then single dose is sufficient. in my opinion u can choose single dose at 2 years ..which would save your money ..but remember there are many pneumococcal vaccine available from which always prefer PCV13.
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My 14months daughter was born with low birth weight (1.75kgs). She doubled her birth weight by 5 months, but since then her weight has not increased much. Started solids after six months. Before that she was exclusively breastfed. She has got a mild pulmonary valvular stenosis but docs told it has got nothing to do with her weight gain. She is only 4kgs now. Twice during winter she has to be hospitalised with respiratory distress with upper respiratory tract infection (viral). Since than she was on nebulizer for 5 months. Done many blood tests there to find out the reason behind her poor growth as well but all test gave normal report. Only she has very high eosinophil level and high WBC count. Mentally she is alert and very active. Kindly advise what to do to improve her condition of FTT. Right now I am giving her high calorie foods like banana, sweet potato, egg yolks daily. She does not like milk at all. So I am making porridges n pudding with it and feeding her. Also she is suffering from chronic constipation since she started solids. From past two months she has to be given milk of magnesia twice daily.

Diploma in Child Health (DCH), F.I.A.M.S. (Pediatrics)
Pediatrician, Muzaffarnagar
My 14months daughter was born with low birth weight (1.75kgs). She doubled her birth weight by 5 months, but since th...
Your baby is premature born now weighing 4kg only at 14 months of age which is definitely very low. Height has not been mentioned. All investigations reveal nothing abnormal. Get her checked for developmental/ Hormonal problem. Increase fat in her diet.
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Is it safe to use nasal drops while sleeping for my 1 year and 4 months old baby boy?

C.S.C, D.C.H, M.B.B.S
General Physician, Alappuzha
Is it safe to use nasal drops while sleeping for my 1 year and 4 months old baby boy?
It is safe to use nasal drops while sleeping for your 1 year and 4 months old baby if he needs it for nose blockage which might interfere with his sleep
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My baby girl is 9 month old please give me diet to increase her weight she is just 7 kg.

Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS)
Ayurveda, Delhi
My baby girl is 9 month old please give me diet to increase her weight she is just 7 kg.
As your baby is 9 months old you might have started other foods apart from milk. You should give her a well balanced diet which includes protein and carbohydrates and fresh fruits. Give her khicdi ,rice, roti, eggs, chicken soup if non veg, home made paneer and fruits like banana and apple puree. Make it a point that your food is cooked and mashed properly so that your baby can digest it properly. Weight should not be so much a matter of concern as long as the baby is healthy and active.
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I was born a baby in Feb 2015 and my period is starting from this month but not regularly why is it a problem?

DGO, MD, MRCOG, CCST, Accredation in Colposcopy
Gynaecologist, Kolkata
I was born a baby in Feb 2015 and my period is starting from this month but not regularly why is it a problem?
If you are breast feeding and your periods have just resumed then wait for 3 cycles at least to see what happens. Normally the first few periods may be irregular . I would also advice you to use a good contraception in the meantime.
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My daughter is 2.3 years old having a weight around 12. 8 kgs Last 10 days she is not eating anything she is getting cranky she urge to eat but she is not eating any of her favourite food also. She is active playing around. But not having anything not evn milk. Please recommend what things I have to follow so that she can have her normal diet.

Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS)
Ayurveda, Jaipur
My daughter is 2.3 years old having a weight around 12. 8 kgs
Last 10 days she is not eating anything she is getting ...
Try this remedy. For best results. Chelidonium mother tincture 10 drops in half cup of water empty stomach. 2 times a day. One more thing. Give your baby the power of swarnaprashan. Contact an Ayurveda specialist nearby for swarnaprashan of your daughter. Or you can also contact us .medicines would be delivered to your address via courier.
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I have too much acidity and gas problem . I have problem of back pain and stomach pain. My brain is not feeling relax I have no any tension. But I feel upset . My whole body was totally tired without any work . I have problem of breathing. Tell me what can I do.

Diploma in Child Health (DCH), MBBS
Pediatrician, Akola
I have too much acidity and gas problem . I have problem of back pain and stomach pain. My brain is not feeling relax...
Take timely meals and sleep, avoid fried and spicy food, tea, coffee, chocolates. Do half hour meditation daily, keep yourself busy.
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My baby is sensitive both milk vow and amul full cream doesn't work pls tell me what should I do for the baby milk.

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Homeopath, Faridabad
My baby is sensitive both milk vow and amul full cream doesn't work pls tell me what should I do for the baby milk.
Hi, just start with infant's milk formula meant for 6-12mths as it is easy to digest and healthy too, it contains all the required nutrients for the growth of the baby. *********consult a paediatrics for detailed information*********
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My child is not constipated. His stool come out 4 to 5 times regularly in a day. We are worried about this. After getting report doctor said there is no blood in his stool but we saw little drops of blood in his every stool. If this is not blood, then what is this red drops which looks as same as blood.

C.S.C, D.C.H, M.B.B.S
General Physician, Alappuzha
My child is not constipated. His stool come out 4 to 5 times regularly in a day. We are worried about this. After get...
A Little drop of blood is insignificant finding. and you give only breastmilk . The age of the child need to be told to advise more clearly
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