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Dr. Shivaprasad

Endocrinologist, Bangalore

400 at clinic
Dr. Shivaprasad Endocrinologist, Bangalore
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Dr. Shivaprasad is a trusted Endocrinologist in Vittal Mallya Road, Bangalore. You can consult Dr. Shivaprasad at Dr. Shivaprasad@Mallya Hospital in Vittal Mallya Road, Bangalore. Book an appointment online with Dr. Shivaprasad on Lybrate.com.

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I had recently got my thyroid function test done. It shows fT3 and fT4 are normal but ultrasensitive TSH is high i.e. 5.23 uIU/ml. What does it mean?

MBBS, MD - Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine Specialist, Faridabad
I had recently got my thyroid function test done. It shows fT3 and fT4 are normal but ultrasensitive TSH is high i.e....
Hi. Lybrate user. Hypothyroidism can control with diet and medicines. Pl. Eat iodized rich foods i. E. Sea foods/ salt water fish/sushi/ nori rolls/celtic sea salt. Selenium rish foods i. E. Meat /chicken/ salmon/ whole unrefined grains/ brazil nuts / dairy products / garlic / onion / avoid foods i. E. Turnip/ kale/ cassava/ peanuts/ cauliflower/ rutabagas/ coffee/ spinach / soyabean products/ foods with gluten/ mustard green/ mustard. You can also consult us. And also take package for thyroid thanks.
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How angioplasty is done in case of a patient with 70% blockage in right pulmonary artery? The patient has diabetes.

MBBS, MD-General Medicine, DM - Cardiology
Cardiologist, Secunderabad
How angioplasty is done in case of a patient with 70% blockage in right pulmonary artery? The patient has diabetes.
I guess you mean right coronary artery. Angioplasty is procedure in which a special balloon is passed across the blockage and dilated. After that a stent is implanted there to keep blockage open.
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CCMTD, CCEBDM, C.Diabetology, American Diabetes Association, DOMS, MBBS
Endocrinologist, Mumbai
FOOT CARE IS MOST IMPORTANT PART OF DIABETIC PEOPLE.

I always tell my patients to take care of the feet as they care about their face. Following tips should be practised regularly.

1.Inspect your feet daily. if your eyesight is poor than tell someone else to do it for you.

What should I look for ??
Inspect for:Skin or nail problems: Look for cuts, scrapes, redness, drainage, swelling, bad odor, rash, discoloration, loss of hair on toes, injuries, or nail changes (deformed, striped, yellowed or discolored, thickened, or not growing).
check if your foot is swollen, red, hot, or has changed in size, shape, or direction.

2.Don’t ignore leg pain. 
Pain in the leg that occurs at night or with a little activity could mean you have a blocked artery. Speak to your Diabetologist doctor immediately.

3.Nail cutting. 
If you have any nail problems, hard nails, or reduced feeling in your feet, your toenails should be properly trimmed

4.No“bathroom surgery.” 
Never trim calluses or corns yourself, and don’t use over-the-counter medicated pads.

5.Keep floors free of sharp objects. Make sure there are no needles, insulin syringes, or other sharp objects on the floor.

6.Don’t go barefoot. Wear shoes, indoors and outdoors.

7.Check shoes and socks before putting them on for any pointed foreign object like stone or nail.

Make sure your socks aren’t very tight which can restrict blood flow.

8.Have your circulation and sense of feeling tested.  Doctor will do it for you.


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She has a thyroid. Pls give some advice to recover very early. She has 10.4% thyroid.

MBBS, CCEBDM, Diploma in Diabetology
Endocrinologist, Hubli-Dharwad
Mr. Lybrate-user, if tsh value is 10.4 milli units / ml then treatment with thyroxine has to be initiated immediately, to control hypothyroidism symptoms. Dose will depend on patients weight and tsh levels. Plus she has to avoid soy beans, soy containing products, cabbage, cauliflower, broccoli, radish, peanuts, mustard and coffee. Should consume more of green leafy vegetables, salads and fruits. Use whole grain flour for roti and chapati. Plus exercise daily for more than 1 hour, to avoid weight gain.
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last week my sugar level is 187 after meals 372 after I taken treatment my sugar level reduces but still I have erection problem next month I have marriage pls help me.

CDIABT, MBBS
Endocrinologist, Mumbai
last week my sugar level is 187 after meals 372 after I taken treatment my sugar level reduces but still I have erect...
For diabetes and blood pressure follow a diet low in carbohydrate, low in salt, low in fat and high in fibre. Avoid bakery products. Avoid too much rice and potato. Avoid fried stuff. Avoid chocolate, cakes, ice cream, soft drinks and fruit juices. Eat lots of vegetables. Walk for at least 30 minutes a day for 5 days in a week. Medicine and insulin will work better if you follow diet and exercise. Keep your fasting blood sugar between 80-130 and post meal between 100-150. Don't be stressed out as stress is known to increase your erection problem and blood sugar. Try some meditation or yoga.
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MD - Medicine
Endocrinologist, Ahmedabad
The fruitful growth in research of methods for type 2 diabetes prediction in the past decades needs to be complemented by a matching degree of attention given to what difference risk models actually make in practice and how implementation can be improved.
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I have diabetes mellitus so which medicines should I take now and also I wanted to know the diet chart?

Diploma in Naturopathy & Yogic Science (DNYS), M.Sc - Dietitics / Nutrition
Dietitian/Nutritionist, Vadodara
I have diabetes mellitus so which medicines should I take now and also I wanted to know the diet chart?
Diabetic diet is different for person to person. It is depend of person lifestyle, his blood sugar level. Medication and many more factor. So if you want diabetic diet chart you have to give me many more detail about you. But here are some common tips 1 eat high fiber food like oats, bran, sprouts, beans 2 avoid eating refine flour and its product 3 eat fresh fruits instead of fruit juice. 4 after taking medicines take your meal within half hour.
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Dear Sir, I have diabetes for the past 12 years goes sup 300 to 400 units/mg and I have diabetes neuropathy, Stiffness in leg and poor blood circulation in both legs and food and leg calf muscles are paining , continuous pain in the brain due to poor blood circulation, it looks like migraine. Please suggest me some good medicine, Can my legs/foot stiffness be removed. Is the any cure for Diabetes and my ailments.

Diploma in Diabetology, Pregnancy & Diabetes, Hypertension, Cardiovascular Prevention in Diabetes ,Thyroid
General Physician, Sri Ganganagar
Dear Sir, I have diabetes for the past 12 years goes sup 300 to 400 units/mg and I have diabetes neuropathy, Stiffnes...
First comntrol your diabetes by insulin injections. Only insulin can help. The take tab. Rosuvastatin 10 mg to keep cholesterol below 150 mg tg near 100 mg. Also take tab aspitrin and clopigdegrol and good physiotherapy. For pain take pregabalin. And methylcobalmin. Please discuss on line after paying fees.
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I am know diabetic patient. Please advice good medicine. Now I am taking duotrol.

BSc Home Science, M.Sc - Dietitics / Nutrition
Dietitian/Nutritionist, Bangalore
For medicines, you have to go to a diabetologist, I can help you with dealing your deficiencies, and making an optimum diet plan suggesting some essential diet supplements to fill up the dietary gaps in your diet.
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I am 31 old male and I am a thyroid patient, I used thyronorm 100 mg. Tab. Daily in empty stomach and take breakfast after half an hour. Recently I checked TSH and report is 8.22, where normal range is 4.92. So please suggest me how can I do in this situation and how to control it by medicine and diet chart.

MBBS, CCEBDM, Diploma in Diabetology
Endocrinologist, Hubli-Dharwad
Mr. Lybrate-user, when on treatment with thyroxine, you should aim at getting tsh levels between 3 to 4 milli units / l. Then only good control is achieved and all symptoms are in check. Tsh 8.22 milli units/l means present dose is not enough. It needs an increase. Initially itself dose should have been a bit more than what you have been advised. Diet does not help in reducing tsh. I am sure you are already avoiding soy beans, soy containing products, cabbage, cauliflower, broccoli, radish, mustard, peanuts and coffee. Plus consume more of green leafy vegetables, salads and fruits. Use whole grain flour for chapati and roti. Avoid refined flour like maida and items made of that. Plus you will have to continue exercising daily for 1 hour. Thanks for the question.
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My mother suffering from sugar diecese, so could you help me tat how to control by food.

MBBS
General Physician, Cuttack
My mother suffering from sugar diecese, so could you help me tat how to control by food.
Adhere strictly to a diabetic diet after consulting Dietician.She should avoid sweets,high calorie and carbohydrate rich diet like rice,sugar,potato,bread,bakery items,Maida and fruits like grape,mango,banana,cheeky,Jack fruits etc.Along with diet control she has to go for regular walk and reduce weight if overweight.she should monitor her blood sugar three monthly and if it is not controlled with diet restriction,she has to take medicine after consulting Diabetologist.Consult for further advice
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I am a Diabetic (Type 2) From last 10 Years I am having Galvusmet 50/500 1-0-0 Diamicron 60 Mg evening and My HbAc1 are 7.9 and I had mild knee pain and all joints in hand too pain so further what I to doIam 65 years old male 167 cm ht and 68 kg weight I suffers from Ed also.

Diploma in Diabetology, Pregnancy & Diabetes, Hypertension, Cardiovascular Prevention in Diabetes ,Thyroid
General Physician, Sri Ganganagar
I am a Diabetic (Type 2) From last 10 Years I am having Galvusmet 50/500 1-0-0
Diamicron 60 Mg evening and My HbAc1 a...
Your hba1c is high looking at age it should be below 7. Only insulin can help you. Take vit d3 calcium knee exercise and for ed = control cholesterol and tab. Megalis. Discuss on line after paying fees please.
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I am a girl of 25 years. I am suffering from thyroid and I want to know why it occurs and how I can cure it ? Also I would like to know what is the right time to get the thyroid test done i.e. morning only or at any time during day ?

CCEBDM, PG Diploma In Clinical cardiology, MBBS
Cardiologist, Ghaziabad
1. Reasons not known, 2. Take medicine and observes diet restriction as advised by your doctor 3. Test can be done any time of day.
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I have check my uric acid level. It's about 8.0 I have foot pain on knee. Suggest a medicine recover on it? How to reduce uric acid naturally.

MBBS
General Physician, Cuttack
I have check my uric acid level. It's about 8.0 I have foot pain on knee. Suggest a medicine recover on it? How to re...
Normal level are 2.4-6 mg/dl in male and in female and 3.4-7 mg/dl. High uric acid can cause gout, arthritis, kidney stone 1. Avoid protein rich diets like mutton, egg, fish, sea food (sardines)/prawn 2. Avoid pulses, lentill, mushrooms, green leafy vegetablles like broccoli, cauli flower, cabbage, spinach, beans, peas 3. Take fruits like apple, banana, orange, black cherry, lime etc 4. Drink plenty of water (8-10 glass) daily 5. Avoid alcohol and caffeinated drinks, excess sweets cakes/cookies 6. Reduce weight if overweight 7. Take medicine after consulting physician.
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Please advise whether Aspartame, the sugar substitute is good or bad. I am diabetic and using three or four cubes a day.

MBBS, cc USG
General Physician, Gurgaon
Please advise whether Aspartame, the sugar substitute is good or bad. I am diabetic and using three or four cubes a day.
Better to avoid artificial sugar substitute Natural sugar substitute are available in market you can use this 1-2 times in day Do not heat sugar substitute directly
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Hello doctors My mom has some problems. Like paining in her body like in joints every part of body joints and she get tired very fast even can't walk too much. She has thyroid problem taking 25 number tablets is there any serious problem for pains in body are it's just side effect of thyroid sometimes her half body pain we are really confused about this problem even can't sleep in night . Thank you.

MBBS, CCEBDM, Diploma in Diabetology
Endocrinologist, Hubli-Dharwad
Hello doctors
My mom has some problems.
Like paining in her body like in joints every part of body joints and she get...
Hello, the problem of joint pains could be due to uncontrolled hypothyroidism. She is on treatment with 25 mcg thyroxine, that may not be adequate. Please get a tsh level test done and report the same. When hypothyroidism is in good control tsh should be between 3 to 4 mu/l. In that case most of the symptoms go away. So please do that test, and come back. Thanks.
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Allopathic doctors say we have no cure at all for hypothyroidism, in Ayurveda also. The same people do say I can take Ayurvedic med along with eltroxin and gradually come off the eltroxin. Is it really possible for a person with antibodies against thyroid?

MBBS, MD
Endocrinologist, Delhi
Allopathic doctors say we have no cure at all for hypothyroidism, in Ayurveda also. The same people do say I can take...
If you have antithyroid antibodies raised with hypothyroidism, my advise is -please continue taking thyroid hormone and adjust the dose accordingly.
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Whether brown sugar can be taken by diabetic patients as a sweetener & what are the side effects of sugar free drops available in market.?

PGC Diabetology, MBBS
General Physician, Hyderabad
Whether brown sugar can be taken by diabetic patients as a sweetener & what are the side effects of sugar free drops ...
Brown sugar is not helpful. You can use 'Sugar free natura' as sugar substitute. What is your fasting blood glucose level? Consult in private on Lybrate or personally with information about your main complains, lifestyle, lab results and diet for detailed advice.
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Hi ,Im female age 24, my husband's age is 33 .He is suffering from diabetes from one year. It has been 3 years from our marriage .we are planning to have kids but my husband is experiencing some illness and cannot participate in intercourse effectively. Is there any method to insert my husbands sperm into my body so that I can conceive. Please kindly provide me the details about the procedure and cost required for that method.

B.A.M.S, Diploma in Nutrition and Health Education (DNHE, PG Diploma in Hospital Managment
Ayurveda, Delhi
Hi ,Im female age 24, my husband's age is 33 .He is suffering from diabetes from one year. It has been 3 years from o...
dear don't worry ,due to diabetes it occurs ,first tell me whether his diabetes under control ,give me detail history so that we prepare accordingly and cure your problem.take our power plus kit for treatment
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Diabetes in Pregnancy - How to Tackle it?

MBBS, MS - Obstetrics & Gynecology, Fellowship in Infertility (IVF Specialist)
Gynaecologist, Aurangabad
Diabetes in Pregnancy - How to Tackle it?

Pregnancy can be a tricky time for most women, although it is not a pathological condition. One must be prepared for pregnancy with the best of health in the pre pregnancy period. This also includes women who are suffering from diabetes. The complications during pregnancy and delivery increase manifold if one has not controlled the glucose and blood sugar levels before getting pregnant. So read on to know more about coping with pregnancy if you happen to have diabetes.

Complications: Pregnancy with diabetes can cause severe complications if the blood sugar levels are not controlled properly before pregnancy. This can cause the diabetes to become even worse in the long run, with the onset of various other related ailments like kidney disease, heart disease, eye problems and more. It can also increase the risk of premature delivery, and too much birth weight of the baby as well as low glucose levels right after the baby’s birth. Further, one can also lose the baby to a miscarriage due to excessively high blood sugar levels. This can also affect the glucose and blood sugar level of the baby as the glucose passes through the body.

Related conditions: If you happen to have high blood sugar levels, then you and your baby can get affected in an adverse way. To begin with, you may come down with severe depression regarding how you will be able to manage your diabetes and pregnancy together, and also due to the implications of the condition after the birth of the baby. It can also cause a condition called Preeclampsia in which the pregnant woman’s blood pressure becomes high and too much protein starts to pass from the urine, which can also result in frequent urination and life threatening defects and problems for you and the baby. In such cases, you will have to be hospitalised and the baby will need to be delivered via a C section or a Caesarean Section.

Planning ahead: If you know that you are trying to conceive, the best way is to be fully prepared well in advance. This includes planning ahead for managing the blood sugar levels and keeping the risk of other ailments at bay. You can start by losing excessive weight and seek treatment to bring down the blood sugar levels. Exercising and watching your diet are also some good ways to ensure that your Type 1 or Type 2 diabetes is in control.

Medical Team: It is pertinent to be in touch with your medical team on a constant basis. This team should include the obstetrician and gynaecologist as well as your regular doctor to whom you can report any changes.
Keep health close to your heart when you are pregnant by taking care of all existing ailments.

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