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Dr. Chitra Lekha

Ophthalmologist, Bangalore

300 at clinic
Dr. Chitra Lekha Ophthalmologist, Bangalore
300 at clinic
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Hello and thank you for visiting my Lybrate profile! I want to let you know that here at my office my staff and I will do our best to make you comfortable. I strongly believe in ethics; a......more
Hello and thank you for visiting my Lybrate profile! I want to let you know that here at my office my staff and I will do our best to make you comfortable. I strongly believe in ethics; as a health provider being ethical is not just a remembered value, but a strongly observed one.
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Dr. Chitra Lekha is an experienced Ophthalmologist in HAL, Bangalore. You can visit her at Vittal international institute of Opthalmalogy in HAL, Bangalore. Book an appointment online with Dr. Chitra Lekha and consult privately on Lybrate.com.

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I am suffering from high eye deceased please help me its really irritate me so much I cannot bear it more time please do something immediately.

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
I am suffering from high eye deceased  please help me its really irritate me so much I cannot bear it more time pleas...
Hello. There is no medication or food for improving eye sight or to get rid of glasses. If not interested in glasses then you can try a. Contact lens b. Lasik laser as your age must be more than 18 years so your number will not increase now whether you wear glasses or not as number becomes stable at age of 18-20 yrs. Having said that I advise you to eat balanced diet including green vegetables and seasonal fruits for keeping eyes and body healthy. Lasik is a very easy and painless procedure. If you want to get rid of glasses then go for lasik.
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I have red eyes for 3 days what should I do. I also feel vomitish. This all started after I had road side food. I also vomited blood. Please help.

MBBS, MD - Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine Specialist, Faridabad
I have red eyes for 3 days what should I do. I also feel vomitish. This all started after I had road side food. I als...
vomiting may be due food eat by road side. but eye red may be eye flu. take tab. emeset -4 mg sos. tab. lcz once a day after meal. use eye drop genty 1 to 2 drops twice a day. if symptoms persist again consult near by doctor for physically examination. welcome in lybrate
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I am suffering from headache from last year and I have also some eye problems so what can I do.

MS - Ophthalmology
Ophthalmologist, Rewa
I am suffering from headache from last year and I have also some eye problems so what can I do.
Dear l u: you r suffering from refractive error. You urgently need complete correction of your refractive error.
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I am a diabetic patient for the last 18 years. So far no problem. Now eyes have a black dot like during the last 3 months which decreases my sight. No eye glass worn so far. What medicines I have to take for eye problem being affected by diabetes?

Phaco Development Program, Fellowship in Pediatric Ophthalmology, DNB Ophtalmology, MBBS
Ophthalmologist, Mysore
Medicines only will not cure problems caused due to diabetes. Get your eyes checked by a retina specialist and if you have diabetic retinopathy depending upon stage and area involved you will be advised 1 or more of the following 1. Observation 2. Laser 3. Intraocular injections.
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I have a job related with computer. My problem is my eyes. I have a glass of power +4.75 on left eye and +3.5 on right eye. Which are increases day by day. So, please give me a suggestion how to reduce my power of eye.

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
I have a job related with computer. My problem is my eyes. I have a glass of power +4.75 on left eye and +3.5 on righ...
Hello 1. Please don't worry 2. This must be power of your near vision glasses 3. Near vision glass power increases with age and it is natural 4 there is no way to stop this as this is just aging process 5. Computer does not affect your eyes. It can't increase power of your glasses.
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Sir, I m feeling a bit disturbance in the distant view as if its not clear for the first time. Is there any home remedy for this problem?

DOMS, MBBS
Ophthalmologist, Delhi
Sir, I m feeling a bit disturbance in the distant view as if its not clear for the first time. Is there any home reme...
Get your refraction done and wear spectacles eat green veggies. Carrots. Strain less your eyes. Relax your eyes in between work. Blink regularily if working for long time on computer. Lower the brightness of your screen. Work under adequately illuminated conditions. If needed wear corrective spectacles. These r few things you can take care of. Otherwise as such no options available which wd increases your eyesight.
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I have spectacles my no. Is -7.5 and -7.9 I have to make it around -1 within 1 year please suggest me ag meditation without any surgery I have to appear for competitive exam next year, my age is 21.

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
I have spectacles my no. Is -7.5 and -7.9 I have to make it around -1 within 1 year please suggest me ag meditation w...
There is no medication or food for improving eyesight or to get rid of glasses. If not interested in glasses then you can try a. Contact lens b. Lasik laser as your age is now 21 years so your number will not increase now whether you wear glasses or not as number becomes stable at age of 18-20 yrs. Having said that I advise you to eat balanced diet including green vegetables and seasonal fruits for keeping eyes and body healthy. As you are not comfortable with contact lens then go for lasik. Lasik is a very easy and painless procedure. If you want to get rid of glasses then go for lasik.
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I have problem in my eyes when I read I have headache and also my eyes pain when I move under sun. When size my eyes they became red and painful.

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
I have problem in my eyes when I read I have headache and also my eyes pain when I move under sun. When size my eyes ...
Hello this might be due to uncorrected refractive error consult local ophthalmologist and get your eyesight checked measures include 1. Work under proper light. 2. Blink a lot. 3. Cold compresses 4. Use good lubricating eyedrop 5. Use goggles when in sunlight.
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I have H/O of TB 4 years back I have completed my dots and 3 years back I am suffering from squint in left eye then I surgery the eye. If my medical history is TB in future they are complicated in my health.

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Pulmonologist, Delhi
I have H/O of TB 4 years back I have completed my dots and 3 years back I am suffering from squint in left eye then I...
Tb can occur anytime and can occur again even after taking complete treatment. There are high chances of drug resistant tb second time. You should take care of your health, eat healthy food, do not smoke, do deep breathing exercises and avoid contact with people having tb.
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I'm having myopia does it can be cured through eye exercise or does lasik is best please tell me I don't want to wear contact lenses or spectacles.

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
I'm having myopia does it can be cured through eye exercise or does lasik is best please tell me I don't want to wear...
There is no medication or food or exercise for improving eyesight or to get rid of glasses. If not interested in glasses then you can try a. Contact lens b. Lasik laser as your age is 20 years so your number will not increase now whether you wear glasses or not as number becomes stable at age of 18-20 yrs. Having said that I advise you to eat balanced diet including green vegetables and seasonal fruits for keeping eyes and body healthy. As you are not comfortable with contact lens then go for lasik. Lasik is a very easy and painless procedure. If you want to get rid of glasses then go for lasik.
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Hi I am told that I have carnia in my eyes. I have been advised to go for scan before performance of cataract surgery. Whether by taking macugold tab for 3 months that can be cured and in that case scan may not be needed. Doctors say contract surgery is not needed urgently and can be postponed for 6 months, during this six months period whether the above medicine advised for 3 months will have desired effect on carnia

MBBS, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Hyderabad
Your description of your condition is not very clear. I presume you mean you have cataract (you mentioned carnia). Macugold or any other tablet will not cure cataract, it will need surgery, sooner or later. There is no big advantage is waiting, unless you have financial or social reasons for the 6 months wait. Macugold has multivitamins, minerals and antioxidants, can be useful for general health improvement and retina health.
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I am a 16 years old child and suffering from near sightedness! I want to reduce my eye no. Naturally and Fast? Any tips?

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
I am a 16 years old child and suffering from near sightedness! I want to reduce my eye no. Naturally and Fast? Any tips?
There is no medication or food for improving eyesight or to get rid of glasses. If not interested in glasses then you can try a. Contact lens b. Lasik laser as your age is now 16 years so your number will not increase much now whether you wear glasses or not as number becomes stable at age of 18-20 yrs. Having said that I advise you to eat balanced diet including green vegetables and seasonal fruits for keeping eyes and body healthy. As you are not comfortable with contact lens then go for lasik. Lasik is a very easy and painless procedure. If you want to get rid of glasses then go for lasik.
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What type of sunglasses can I wear for eye floaters? In bright light, I see round circles and several white lines especially in sunlight. Pl suggest, I had visited ophthalmologist, everything was good, but eye floaters aren't going away.

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
What type of sunglasses can I wear for eye floaters? In bright light, I see round circles and several white lines esp...
Hello floaters are due to vitreous (gel in eye) liquifaction there is no treatment for this just avoid seeing them these are entirely normal consult ophthalmologist if these suddenly increase in number this is a provisional diagnosis. Consult your ophthalmologist for detailed examination.
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Doctor, please suggest me what to avoid and take in this summer. I am from Kolkata, here already 40°C, and I have to go for collage and classes every day. I have problem with sun, my eyes and face feeling burning, Please help me do safety myself.

PG Diploma in Clinical Research, Diploma in Acupuncture, MBBS, College Of Physicians & Surgeons
General Physician, Mumbai
Doctor, please suggest me what to avoid and take in this summer. I am from Kolkata, here already 40°C, and I have to ...
U, ve to protect from sun stroke, dehydration, take bath 2 to three times daily, plenty of oral fluids, electral, you can keep your head wet with soaked handkerchief, apply sun screen lotion, avoid outings in hotdays or use umbrella or cap,
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The appearance of red eye ranges in severity from a bright red that completely covers the sclera to a few enlarged blood vessels that look like wiggly red or pink lines across the" white" of the eye.

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
The appearance of red eye ranges in severity from a bright red that completely covers the sclera to a few enlarged bl...
Hello dear there are many causes for redness of eyes mainly allergy, infection, inflammation and dry eyes etc. 1. Redness + itching: allergy 2. Redness + pain+ watering + decreased vision: infection 3. Redness + pain: inflammation 4. Redness+ foreign body sensation: dryness if there is only redness then it is normal as slight exposure to dust, temperature or air or eyes may be red in morning. Stress may also cause redness. I usually do not treat when there is only redness, you can 1. Blink a lot 2. Wash eyes with fresh water 3. Cold compresses 4. Use lubricating eyedrop like flogel these measures will help to keep your eyes healthy but it will not have any effect on redness (treating generalredness alone is not necessary also) having said that you should consult local ophthalmologist for proper examination and treatment.
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Sir mere aankh m viral infection ke karan ankh ki putli m daag ho gya hai jiske karn har chiz mujhe dhundhla dikhai padta hai aur eye vision v kam ho gya hai. Kya ye completly thik ho skta hai.

MS - Ophthalmology
Ophthalmologist, Nadiad
Sir mere aankh m viral infection ke karan ankh ki putli m daag ho gya hai jiske karn har chiz mujhe dhundhla dikhai p...
if white scar is large and vision is disturbed then u can under go corneal transplant surgery.. u can consult me for better openion
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I have eyes now ear problem because I am doing a call centre job so continually when I am saw the screen my eyes getting so dry.

FPRS, DNB Ophtalmology
Ophthalmologist, Pune
I have eyes now ear problem because  I am doing a call centre job so continually when I am saw the screen my eyes get...
Instructions for computer use: take frequent breaks while you are working every 20-25 mins take break to look away from screen blink more frequently' level of screen should be below the level of eyes ac should not blow directly on your face. Also get your eyes checked for any spectacle power.
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I have problem of vision for 4 years. I have taken some medicines but they don't work. My problem is in optic nerves. What should I do to clear my vision.

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
I have problem of vision for 4 years. I have taken some medicines but they don't work. My problem is in optic nerves....
Homoeopathic medicine ADEL-17 ( ADEL) Drink 15 drops in 20 ml fresh water 3 times daily and then consult me.There we will have a review.
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I have red eyes and feeling jealousy in my eyes because of this I can't sleep properly it's very bad for my eyes.

BHMS
Homeopath, Faridabad
I have red eyes and feeling jealousy in my eyes because of this I can't sleep properly it's very bad for my eyes.
Hello, Bloodshot eyes appear red because the vessels at the surface of the white portion of the eye (sclera) become swollen. Vessels may swell due to: Eye dryness Too much sun exposure Dust or other particles in the eye Allergies Infection Injury Eye infections or inflammation can cause redness as well as possible itching, discharge, pain, or vision problems. Other causes of eye redness include Colds or allergies, Acute glaucoma, Corneal scratches: Injuries caused by sand, dust, or overuse of contact lenses. Sometimes, a bright red spot, called a subconjunctival hemorrhage, will appear on the white of the eye. This often happens after straining or coughing, which causes a broken blood vessel on the surface of the eye. Most often, there is no pain and your vision is normal. It is almost never a serious problem. Because the blood leaks into the conjunctiva, which is clear, you cannot wipe or rinse the blood away. Like a bruise, the red spot will go away within a week or two. Management: - Try to rest your eyes if redness is due to fatigue or eye strain. No other treatment is needed. - Wash your hands, hold clean water in your hand, keep your eyes closer to the water and wash the eyes by blinking the eyelids frequently in the held water in hand. Repeat it for 3-4times again. - Avoid watching T.V., working on computer or mobile, reading. - In case there is itching, use a clean napkin or a tissue to wipe the tears and cleaning the eyelids gently. Medication: Take homoeopathic medicines - Schwabe’s Belladonna 30 and Euphrasia 30 - both thrice daily for 4 days. Use Euphrasia Eye drops twice daily. Revert back thereafter.
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Sir, I am suffering from my eye problem since last one year. When I watch television I have got some problems in my eyes. Please suggest what should I do.

BHMS
Homeopath, Faridabad
Sir, I am suffering from my eye problem since last one year. When I watch television I have got some problems in my e...
Hello, get your eyes tested from an opthalmologist. Include the following for getting better vision: vitamins a, c, e, and minerals like copper and zinc are essential to eyesight. Get the antioxidants from dark leafy greens, egg yolks, yellow peppers, pumpkin, sweet potatoes, and carrots. Include garlic and onions. Blueberries, grapes as they have antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties that can help improve your vision. Dha is a fatty acid found in coldwater fish like salmon, sardines and mackerel. Exercises for strengthening eye muscles: -begin by partially closing your eyes; the lids should only be halfway shut. After holding for 10-15 seconds, close your eyes very slowly. Take a few deep breaths to increase oxygen in the blood. -warm your eyes. Rub your palms together to create heat, and then place them against your eyes for five seconds. Repeat this three times. -hold a pen at arm's length. Focus your gaze on the tip of the pen. Bring the pen closer to your nose at a slow and steady pace. Repeat this exercise 5-10 times. -concentrate your vision on the tip of your nose. Then shift your gaze to an object further away, either at arm's length or 20 feet away. Then shift your eyes back to the tip of your nose. Repeat this exercise 10 times. -sit in a relaxed but upright position. Begin by look to the left-most position (without moving your head) and hold to stretch your eye muscles. Hold for 5 counts. Blink and return your gaze back to look straight in front of you. Then look to the right-most position with your gaze and hold for 5 counts. Repeat 3 times, blinking between each hold. Then, repeat this exercise looking up and then down. Do not forget about blinking. -sit in a relaxed but upright position. Look up and to your right for 5 seconds. Return your gaze to center. Look up to and to your left for 5 seconds. Return your gaze to center. Look down and to your right for 5 seconds. Return your gaze to center. Look down and to your left for 5 seconds. Insufficient sleep may weaken your vision, so shoot for 8 hours of sound sleep a night. Rest your eyes 10 minutes for every 50 minutes spent reading or in front of the computer. If your eyes feel overly tired, lie down and place cooling cucumber slices over your eyelids.
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