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Dr. Mukta Shrivastava

MBBS, DOMS

Ophthalmologist, Bangalore

16 Years Experience  ·  250 at clinic
Dr. Mukta Shrivastava MBBS, DOMS Ophthalmologist, Bangalore
16 Years Experience  ·  250 at clinic  ·  ₹ online
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I'm dedicated to providing optimal health care in a relaxed environment where I treat every patients as if they were my own family.
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Dr. Mukta Shrivastava is a trusted Ophthalmologist in Cambridge Layout, Bangalore. She has been a successful Ophthalmologist for the last 16 years. She is a qualified MBBS, DOMS. She is currently associated with Sadhana Eye Hospital in Cambridge Layout, Bangalore. You can book an instant appointment online with Dr. Mukta Shrivastava on Lybrate.com.

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MBBS - Siddhartha Medical College, - 2000
DOMS - MS Ramaiah Medical College, - 2005
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I have red eyes from 4 days what I have to do?

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I have red eyes from 4 days what I have to do?
Red eyes can be due to infection, allergy or strain. Wash frequently with cold water, use lubricating drops.

I fell a black spot in left eye when I see any thing after the eye checking. Why? How we improved eye tightness?

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I fell a black spot in left eye when I see any thing after the eye checking. Why?
How we improved eye tightness?
Hello this black spot is due to blanching of cones present in central part of eye (fovea) after exposure to light after few seconds it again regenerates and again vision becomes clear and black spot disappears for eye tightness 1. Eat balanced diet 2. Blink a lot 3. Wash your eyes with fresh water everyday 4. Do some eye exercise like rotating eye in circular manner for 2 minutes.

I have retinal vasculitis. I want to know if alcohol can aggravate retinal vasculitis or not.

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I have retinal vasculitis. I want to know if alcohol can aggravate retinal vasculitis or not.
Retinal vasculitis in one condition which is usually idiopathic (that is without any discernible cause). Although alcohol does not feature amongst common causes for retinal vasculitis but it would be difficult to rule interaction with other drugs that you might be taking or otherwise as a causative factor in rarest case.

Hello doctor. I have a problem in my eyes. These become red and I feel a burning sensation in them and itching. What should I do? Thanks.

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Hello doctor. I have a problem in my eyes. These become red and I feel a burning sensation in them and itching. What ...
Hello. I think you have allergic conjunctivitis. 1. Eye allergies, called allergic conjunctivitis, are a common condition that occurs when the eyes react to something that irritates them (called an allergen). 2. The eyes produce a substance called histamine to fight off the allergen. As a result, the eyelids and conjunctiva (the thin, filmy membrane that covers the inside of your eyelids) become red, swollen and itchy, with tearing and burning. The key to treating eye allergies is a. Avoid or limit contact with the substance causing the problem. B. Avoid rubbing eyes instead do cold compresses. Use antiallergic eyedrop along with lubricating eyedrop. This will help you I am very sorry dear to say that there is no medicine that can cure allergy. Only way is to stay away from all those things that you are allergic to.

My eyelid is inching since 3 days, I am using ceprofloxin. Eye drop. But when I o look at mobile screen problem again persist.? Shall I do.

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My eyelid is inching since 3 days, I am using ceprofloxin. Eye drop. But when I o look at mobile screen problem again...
Mobile screen is made up of hundreds of tiny pixels that are constantly moving. Our eyes in turn are not naturally able to set focus on these constantly moving pixels, and hence we try to focus on an area behind the actual screen. Therefore, in order to work on a mobile, our eyes need to keep on fluctuating focus between their natural point of focus and the pixels on the screen. And this tires the eyes and causes a lot of wear and tear.As a result, we suffer from irritation, which may range from a number of things like headaches, dry eyes, blurred vision, problems in focusing and faulty color perception, to something as severe as glaucoma. The electromagnetic waves that are emitted by a mobile phone can be extremely damaging to the eyes. It has been studied and well documented that these cell phone waves can have a damaging effect on the various parts of the eye, including the retina and the cornea. Moreover, they can cause cataract too.Moreover it is more distressing for our eyes to view contents on a tiny screen which requires even more concentration and extenive usage of eyes without blinking thus causing Eye dryness making them vulnerable to frequent Eye problemss. . The solution for this problem I its reduced usage and while uing mobiles use them inproper light. There is nothing more effective than controlling usage to reduce and negate the effects. You can also reduce the intensity of the mobile’s screen by attaching a filter or by getting an eye-friendly screen. Above all, one must try to reduce the amount of mobile usage or take frequent breaks. Homoeopathic medicine EUPHRASIA 30 ( Dr Reckeweg) drink 2 drops direct on tongue every 2-3 hrly till symptoms lats EUPHRASIA EYE DROPS ( SBL ) pour 2 drops in both eyes 3 times daily

My eyes are weak what should I do please suggest me some tips to get healthy eyes?

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My eyes are weak what should I do please suggest me some tips to get healthy eyes?
Being a homoeopath,i will advise you to undergo homoeopathic treatment as homoeopathic medicine along with exercises aand a diet plan are very effective combination for improving eyesight.consult me Diet for EYESIGHT Lutein and zeaxanthin are both important nutrients for eye health,6 as both of them are found in high concentrations in your macula—the small central part of your retina responsible for detailed central vision. More specifically, lutein is also found in your macular pigment – known for helping to protect your central vision and aid in blue light absorption—and zeaxanthin is found in your retina.Estimated daily dose of lutein is 10 mg per day, and at 2 mg/day for zeaxanthin. Both lutein and zeaxanthin are primarily found in green leafy vegetables, although zeaxanthin is far scarcer than lutein. Kale and spinach are two of the most lutein-rich foods, but you'll also find it in carrots, squash, and other orange and yellow fruits and vegetables. Both lutein and zeaxanthin are carotenoids called xanthophylls, which give plants and vegetables their yellow-orange color, and the name "lutein" comes from the Latin word "luteus," which means "yellow." If you remember this, it may help you pick out vegetables that are likely to contain higher amounts of these two nutrients. Egg yolk is another source of both lutein and zeaxanthin that is well absorbed by your body Most of the dark green leafy vegetables, previously recommended for a higher intake of lutein and zeaxanthin, have 15-47 percent of lutein, but a very low content (0-3 percent) of zeaxanthin. study shows that fruits and vegetables of various colors can be consumed to increase dietary intake of lutein and zeaxanthi It is also important to note that lutein is an oil-soluble nutrient, so if you eat the vegetables without some oil or butter your body can't absorb the lutein. Adding a little bit of healthy fat, such as olive oil, coconut oil, or raw organic butter, will maximize your lutein absorption. Lutein content in food Food Mg / serving Orange ( Raw) 0.2/1 large Egg 0.2/1 large Spinach (cooked) 20.4 / 1 cup Papaya(Raw) 0.3/1 large Turnip greens (cooked) 12.2 / 1 cup Green peas (cooked) 4.1 / 1 cup Spinach (raw) 3.7 / 1 cup Corn (cooked) 1.5 / 1 cup Broccoli (raw) 1.3 / 1 cup Broccoli (cooked) 0.8 / 1/2 cup Green beans (cooked) 0.9 / 1 cup

I am not able to use my left eye however it is having no disease. What should I do?

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I am not able to use my left eye however it is having no disease. What should I do?
Dear, if you are unable to see objects clearly from left eye, you need to get your vision tested for any refraction error and corrective spectacles can be worn for that. Please see an opthalmologist for detailed examination of eye including slit lamp for any other pathology of cornea etc.

Hi, I am 23 years old female and my eyesight is really weak. So tell me the procedure for laser or lasik.

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Hi, I am 23 years old female and my eyesight is really weak. So tell me the procedure for laser or lasik.
First get your eyes for suitability of lasik. Lasik surgery for both eyes cost rs 28000 or more. You have option of extended wear semisoft contact lenses costing rs 4500 to 5000. These lenses you can wear constantly for 10 to 15 days.

Sit main night mein sone ke baad mrng mein jaata hu to meri both eye niche puffy ho jaati hai. Iska kya reason hai. Meri eye 6/6 hai. Mujhe koi medicine bataye. Main ngt duty weak mein 2 days karta hu. Thanks.

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Sit main night mein sone ke baad mrng mein jaata hu to meri both eye niche puffy ho jaati hai. Iska kya reason hai. M...
Dear:- you r suffering from puffy ness under both eye lids. Take regular aerobic exercises ,eat coloured fruits & vegetables ,drink plenty of water. Tab aceclo- plus 2 times a day ×5 days.

My eyes are paining from 5 days. What I should do?

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My eyes are paining from 5 days. What I should do?
Is that pain associated with redness, diminution of vision or any other symptoms? if yes then it's of infective origin. Else if none of these present and you are using /not using glasses in either case get your refraction done. May be the number might have changed. If your vision is normal, you have to go for orthoptic checkups which may be the probable cause for asthenopic symptoms.

My eyes are paining and I can't read for long time. Even if I read from computer tears ate coming.

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My eyes are paining and I can't read for long time. Even if I read from computer tears ate coming.
Hello, take Ruta 30, 3 drops thrice daily. start using CMD2 eye drops, 2 drops in each eye twice daily.Use it on regular basis. Revert after 7 days.

I have swollen eyes since last three days. I ignored it hoping it will soon disappear, but its increasing, and on touching my eues it hurts. Please suggest me the possible causes for the eye swelling, and how to get rid from it.

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I have swollen eyes since last three days.
I ignored it hoping it will soon disappear, but its increasing, and on tou...
Hi, there may be any reason of the eye swelling like eye infection, injury, allergies.Now don't ignore it and use Euphrasia eye drops, 2 drops twice daily. wash the eyes twice daily. IF don't feel better after 2 days then visit an ophthalmologist.

I am 20 yr student, I am pursuing btech. I use specs for short-sightedness. Many time my eyes pains.

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I am 20 yr student, I am pursuing btech. I use specs for short-sightedness. Many time my eyes pains.
Your eyes can pain due to few reasons 1.Much staining while studying 2.Improper sleep 3.Further eyesight weak 4.Hypertension 5.Stress and anxiety Consult a local eye specialist for physical examination

I want to do lasik surgery, is it safe or any risk, if it is risky, shall I undergo it or not?

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I want to do lasik surgery, is it safe or any risk, if it is risky, shall I undergo it or not?
Operations done to remove the refractive error (power) of the eyes are known as refractive surgery. There are certain basic criteria that most patients need to fulfill before they can safely undergo refractive surgery. To enumerate, they are: (1) stability of refraction: the power of the eyes should have become stable for a period of 1.5 years minimum without any change. (2) curvature of the cornea should be tested by a technique which is known as topography. (3) thickness of the cornea should be measured by a test known as pachymetry. The minimum thickness required is 550 microns. (4) dilated retina evaluation: this is one of the most important tests that should be performed by a trained retina specialist. This test helps in detection of any offensive lesion on the central or peripheral retina. In case of any retinal abnormality, these should be treated before undergoing the surgery for number reduction. (5) there should be no pre-existent corneal abnormality. (example: corneal scar, opacity, defect, etc.) another important suggestion is that whenever you go for the assessment (the above mentioned tests), you should discontinue the use of contact lenses at least 4 weeks prior to the assessment. The reason for this being that use of contact lens temporarily alters the contour of the cornea. It takes around 3-4 weeks for the restoration of the original corneal contour after removal of the contact lens. Another important point is that you, as a patient, should be compliant to put post operative medication in your eyes for at least 2 months. There is bound to be some discomfort, watering, foreign body sensation, pain after the surgery in most cases-you should be ready to tolerate that. A leave from work for 7-10 days after the surgery should be generally sufficient. Last but not the least, you should set realistic expectations from this surgery. Though extremely rare, there is a remote possibility that the surgery may need to be repeated. Also, the need for subsequent treatment for the eye may be required. Thus, you should be compliant enough to trust and follow your eye specialist.

I am suffering from uveitis. Currently taking Pred Forte and Cyclopent? Doctors said that this is the only solution available for the current condition. Please advise.

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I am suffering from uveitis. Currently taking Pred Forte and Cyclopent? Doctors said that this is the only solution a...
Hello. Your doctor is right. In case of anterior uveitis, there is no other treatment except steroid and cycloplegics. Please do not stop medication and keep following your doctor's instructions.

I m facing a little problem I have red eyes for 2days and I used ciplox drop twice a day. But nothing happened. Is something serious?

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I m facing a little problem I have red eyes for 2days and I used ciplox drop twice a day. But nothing happened. Is so...
Hello. Eyes have many small blood vessels. It is normal and is required for nutrition of eye. Eye redness is most often due to swollen or dilated blood vessels. This makes the surface of the eye look red. There are many causes of a red eye or eyes like infection, allergy. Foreign body in eyes. Some are medical emergencies and some are a cause for concern, but not an emergency. Others are nothing to worry about. Consult your local eye specilist to see what is the cause.

I am suffering from eye disease ie retina meculer degeneration I am 18 years old male.

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It is a hereditary condition, prognosis depends on the type of degeneration. Some has good prognosis and some not so good. Consult ophthalmologist, as by complete diagnosis your prognosis can be explained.

Health Benefits of Dates

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Health Benefits of Dates -

1) Dates are free from cholesterol and contain very low fat. Dates are rich in vitamins and minerals.

2) They are rich source of protein, dietary fiber and rich in vitamin B1, B2, B3 and B5 along with vitamin A1 and C.

3) It helps improve the digestive system as it contains soluble and insoluble fibers and different kinds of amino acids.

4) Dates are great energy boosters as they contain natural sugars like glucose, sucrose and fructose. To get more advantage add dates to milk and make it a very nutritious snack.

5)Dates are very low in calories and are extremely suitable for health conscious people.

6) Dates are rich in potassium and reduced in sodium. This helps regulate a healthy nervous system. Researches have revealed the fact that potassium intake up to a certain extent can reduce risk of stroke.

7) Dates also help in lowering of the LDL cholesterol.

8) Dates have high iron content and are very useful in treating anemia. The patients can eat many dates for better advantages.

9) Dates also have fluorine that slows down the process of tooth decay.

10) It helps people suffering from constipation. Soak dates overnight and take it along with water to have added advantage.

11) Dates help in weight gain and are beneficial for those who suffer from over slimming problem.

12) Dates are excellent for alcoholic intoxication.Cures abdominal cancer.

13) It also helps in improving eye sight and helps in curing night blindness as well.

I have eye sight problem, can you give any precautions for increase my eye sight power?

FICO, Specialist in Cataract,Cornea and refractive surgeries , MD - Ophthalmology
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Spectacles is the best option. Medical treatment as no proven role in weak eye sight. Also food has not a major role in improving vision eating green leafy vegetables, fresh fruits and fish may keep the eyes healthy.

Respected sir I just getting pain on belly one side actually I just working in software line I have to do my computer work more than 9 hours its make me eye problems and back problem. I get pain one side belly. Why I just get that type pain. Is this any symptoms. Kindly help me.

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Respected sir I just getting pain on belly one side actually I just working in software line I have to do my computer...
cough does give abdomen pain pls mention which side. on computers back pain is compulsory take care, do exercises regularly and also asanas
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