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Dr. Rakesh Luthra - General Physician, Amritsar

Dr. Rakesh Luthra

92 (115 ratings)
Diploma in Diabetology, MBBS

General Physician, Amritsar

28 Years Experience  ·  200 at clinic  ·  ₹300 online
Dr. Rakesh Luthra 92% (115 ratings) Diploma in Diabetology, MBBS General Physician, Amritsar
28 Years Experience  ·  200 at clinic  ·  ₹300 online
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I pride myself in attending local and statewide seminars to stay current with the latest techniques, and treatment planning....more
I pride myself in attending local and statewide seminars to stay current with the latest techniques, and treatment planning.
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Dr. Rakesh Luthra is one of the best General Physicians in Lohgarh, Amritsar. He has been a practicing General Physician for 28 years. He studied and completed Diploma in Diabetology, MBBS . You can visit him at Sarvodaya Healthcare Centre in Lohgarh, Amritsar. You can book an instant appointment online with Dr. Rakesh Luthra on Lybrate.com.

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Diploma in Diabetology - A.D.A. - 2014
MBBS - Govt. Medical College, Amritsar - 1990
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He is a sugar patient. He gets a sugar of 140 to 160 morning (fasting) and 120 to 130 before having dinner. Is it normal or something serious.

Diploma in Diabetology, MBBS
General Physician, Amritsar
He is a sugar patient. He gets a sugar of 140 to 160 morning (fasting) and 120 to 130 before having dinner.
Is it nor...
Its not bad Target sugar levels depend on lots of factors Like age, renal functions, comorbid conditions Etc.
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I am 27 I have diabetics and am under insulin can I become pregnant will it effect my child.

Diploma in Diabetology, MBBS
General Physician, Amritsar
I am 27 I have diabetics and am under insulin can I become pregnant will it effect my child.
In pregnacy you have to control your blood sugar with dier and may b insulin and fasting sugar target is around 80 to 90 mg and random 110 to 120 mg.
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I have type 1 diabetes. I have to take insulin for life time? Any other treatment not available?

Diploma in Diabetology, MBBS
General Physician, Amritsar
I have type 1 diabetes. I have to take insulin for life time? Any other treatment not available?
Insulin is best and time tested option awailable so far, you can have nasal slray insulin which for time being is not awailanle in india, stem cell therapy and artificial pancreas are the other options.
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What are easily available low glycemic foods in India? The kind of foods that keep blood sugar level nearly stable for few hours, hence helping in staying energetic and motivated? Thanks in advance.

Diploma in Diabetology, MBBS
General Physician, Amritsar
What are easily available low glycemic foods in India? The kind of foods that keep blood sugar level nearly stable fo...
Good question, in fruit category gauva, jamun, green apple, in salad raddish, tommoto, cuccumber, in cooked food mossi roti, stuffed roti with palk, mooli methi, boiled eggs without yellow part, black channas are food of relatively low glycemic index.
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What are the precautions of diabetes even we are taking medicines and diabetes is still increasing?

Diploma in Diabetology, MBBS
General Physician, Amritsar
What are the precautions of diabetes even we are taking medicines and diabetes is still increasing?
Life style modification and walk for 150 minutes a week or other mild exercise will be of great help.
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My dad is diabetic.& also he is obese. What are the measures we should take about diet and physical activity? What are measures I should take to avoid family related diabetes & obesity?

Diploma in Diabetology, MBBS
General Physician, Amritsar
My dad is diabetic.& also he is obese. What are the measures we should take about diet and physical activity? What ar...
5 percent weight loss if you are obese and 45 mn of physical activity can push diabetes for 3 years in most of people.
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My fasting blood sugar is 310 nd today and RBS recorded yesterday at 10 pm was 139. Taking Tab ZiglimM2 in morning and Tab Glyciphage in evening. Sir/Madam Can you pl suggest me new medicine. Thank you.

Diploma in Diabetology, MBBS
General Physician, Amritsar
My fasting blood sugar is 310 nd today and RBS recorded yesterday at 10 pm was 139. Taking Tab ZiglimM2 in morning an...
Your fasting sugar is out of order and rbs is fine, what is your hba1c, any way you have 2 options either increase dose of metformin in eve or better option is to have basal insulin at night.
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