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Dr. Somashekar K S

MBBS, Diploma in Cardiology, Post Graduate Diploma in Diabetology (PGDD)

Cardiologist, Bangalore

15 Years Experience  ·  0 - 300 at clinic
Dr. Somashekar K S MBBS, Diploma in Cardiology, Post Graduate Diploma in Dia... Cardiologist, Bangalore
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My experience is coupled with genuine concern for my patients. All of my staff is dedicated to your comfort and prompt attention as well....more
My experience is coupled with genuine concern for my patients. All of my staff is dedicated to your comfort and prompt attention as well.
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Dr. Somashekar K S is a trusted Cardiologist in Vijayanagar, Bangalore. He has over 15 years of experience as a Cardiologist. He is a MBBS, Diploma in Cardiology, Post Graduate Diploma in Diabetology (PGDD) . You can visit him at Dr. Somashekar in Vijayanagar, Bangalore. Book an appointment online with Dr. Somashekar K S and consult privately on Lybrate.com.

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Education
MBBS - Mysore JSS Medical College - 2002
Diploma in Cardiology - St.Johns Institute Of Medical Sciences Bangalore - 2010
Post Graduate Diploma in Diabetology (PGDD) - Vinayaka Unversity Selam - 2008
Professional Memberships
Cardiological Society of India (CSI)
Indian Medical Association (IMA)
IAE

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I am 23 years old. Someone say that erectile dysfunction also occurs due to high level of cholesterol is this true? Can apple cider vinegar improve erectile dysfunction which reduce cholesterol level.

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Homeopath, Sindhudurg
I am 23 years old. Someone say that erectile dysfunction also occurs due to high level of cholesterol is this true? C...
Yes cholesterol is one of the cause of erectile dysfunction. Eat 5-6 cloves of garlic daily in morning.
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Me I am drink 180 ml of alcohol daily at night. I have a dout that it effects my heart or not. In school days I am 1st in running. But now I can not go 2nd floor.

BDS, Certification in hypnotherapy, Certification in N.L.P, Certification in Gene and behavior, Psychology at Work
Psychologist, Gurgaon
Me I am drink 180 ml of alcohol daily at night.
I have a dout that it effects my heart or not.
In school days I am 1s...
You can reverse this loss of stamina, if you leave alcohol soon. You should visualize how high you used to feel when you you were an athlete. Choose your highs and compare both the highs, choose the high of fitness, strength and vitality. Do it everyday, you are so young you can bring back your body to a good shape.
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I am suffering from dry cough from last 1 week & have chest pain when I cough. What should I do?

Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS), Post Graduate Certficate in Ksharsutra & Ano-Rectal Diseases, MD - Medicine
Ayurveda, Mumbai
I am suffering from dry cough from last 1 week & have chest pain when I cough. What should I do?
Dear lybrate-user, dry cough may be simple allergic cough due irritation of allergens or may be symptom of some other underlying complicated disease. I will advise for systematic investigation at good reputed lab and rule out causes. Cbc, esr, blood sugar fasting-post lunch, x-ray chest pa view, usg of whole abdomen-pelvis. Consult good physician after investigations are done. Avoid cold, pickles, sour, oily, heavy, packed food. Take warm water, light, fresh food, pomegranate twice a day.
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I have done angioplasty in Aug, 2014. I'm 63 years old. There was blockage in one artery. Taking medicine like Pan40, Embeta12.5, Clavix150, Aztor40, Eptus 25 Gold etc Please advise how other precaution to be taken.

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Internal Medicine Specialist, Faridabad
I have done angioplasty in Aug, 2014. I'm 63 years old. There was blockage in one artery. Taking medicine like Pan40,...
sir pl. take less fat diet,low salt diet, go morning walk, take less tension, 1glass of water before bed. your medicines are good.
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I am 51 years, male. Now my bp is 160/104. Which medicines suits me losar 50 or pinom a 20 - twice daily?

DM Cardiology
Cardiologist, Delhi
Instead of these medicine, try tab telma 40 mg once a day only. A very good medicine with few side effects.
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Hi I have cholesterol swellings on my body can please give me an option or solution to resolve this issue if i touch am getting pain if not I don't have any problems with this.

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
Hi I have cholesterol swellings on my body can please give me an option or solution to resolve this issue if i touch ...
It seems you are suffering from lipoma and as you are having pain so we have to examine you for further guidance
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I have diabetics, BP and I had one heart attack. What type of food I want eat in which timings.

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
I have diabetics, BP and I had one heart attack. What type of food I want eat in which timings.
We need to control sugar levels with medication exercise and following a diabetic diet and eat food with low salt and food with low glycemic index levels
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I am 61 yrs old man having good heaith but suffering from sugar, cholestoral, and bp. I am suffering heel pain since one yr. I took homeopathy medicin and phisiotherapy. I didn't take allopathy medicine for this but I take allopathy for other disease..

MBBS, MD - Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine Specialist, Faridabad
I am 61 yrs old man having good heaith but suffering from sugar, cholestoral, and bp. I am suffering heel pain since ...
High triglycerides and cholesterol can cause atherosclerotic heart disease or narrowed coronary arteries in the heart can cause the symptoms of angina, when theheart muscle is not provided with enough oxygen to function. Decreased blood supply to the brain may be due to narrowed small arteries in the brain or because the larger carotidarteries in the neck may become blocked. This can result in a transient ischmic attack or stroke. Peripheral artery disease describes gradual narrowing of the arteries that supply the legs. During exercise , if the legs do not get enough blood supply, they can develop pain , called claudication . Other arteries in the body may also be affected by plaque buildup causing them to narrow, including the mesenteric arteries to the intestine and the renal arteries to the kidney. Change life style .do meditation,yoga, Go walk daily, do any one physically activity daily i.e.play any game., Avoid fast foods,oily foods,junk foods,alcohol,smoking,fatty foods, non-veg.,avoid stress,take plenty of water in day time. And 1 glass of water before bed at night. use flax oil, omega-3 fatty meal or cap., take .green veg., whole grain. Garlic,. Cod liver oil. Take anti cholesterol medicines . Cap. Ecosprin gold-10 at night daily.
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My dad underwent a medical check up yesterday I was going through the report. He is 54 years of age.in the physical examination in abnormalities LIPIDS-N/ABN was highlighted. On asking him about it he said that it's regular cholesterol and he has has been given medication for it. His cholesterol is 227 mg/dl and S.LDL-cholesterol is 164.4 mg/dl. These were highlighted as well. If you could just help me out to know what it is.in the report it was also highlighted to test this abnormality after every 4-6 weeks. Thank you. He does this checkup every year and it was the first time this was highlighted. Please help. THANK YOU.

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Ayurveda, Banaskantha
My dad underwent a medical check up yesterday I was going through the report. He is 54 years of age.in the physical e...
Dear lybrate-user, Cholesterol is both our friend and foe - at normal levels, it is an essential substance for the body's normal functioning, but if levels in the blood get too high, it becomes a silent danger that puts us at risk of a heart attack. Its quit high as per present control range guidelines. But it can be come under control with Healthy steps of Life style modification. Cholesterol medications main adverse effect is Muscles pain, Live damage. Several Advice to Control 1) Do regular Yog, Pranayam, Exercise 35-45 mins 2) Take diet on regular time 3) Drink plenty of boiled water. 4) Add organic til tail & Indian breed Desi cow's traditional made ghee in regular diet. 5) Diet pattern will be 2 Part solid food, 1part Liquid food, 1 part empty to digest food in stomach. For proper line of treatment consult nearest Ayurveda physician.
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I have been experiencing severe chest pain after getting exposed to Delhi's air pollution. What should I do?

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General Physician, Mumbai
I have been experiencing severe chest pain after getting exposed to Delhi's air pollution. What should I do?
Dear lybrateuser, - Do steam inhalation three times a day - avoid all cold drinks, have more of warm fluids like water, tea, coffee, milk, soup - avoid exposure to dust, cold weather for few days - take tab Paracetamol if pain is more - if not much relief then do a chest x- ray & consult a doctor.
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Hello sir. I'm 26 years old. My question is that I have these secreted cholesterol on my hands. Any solution that it can be cleared. My grandmother, my mother also have this but mine is more.

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Hello sir. I'm 26 years old. My question is that I have these secreted cholesterol on my hands. Any solution that it ...
Sweating of palms is not uncommon, it may be anxiety stress. Take amitryptiline tab once at night may help you.
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Statins action how long it will act, what is the amt of cholesterol it wiil decrease what are the side effects.

AUTLS, CCEDM, MD - Internal Medicine, MBBS
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Statins action how long it will act, what is the amt of cholesterol it wiil decrease what are the side effects.
Stations can cause muscle weakness in some and deranged liver function in some ....drink lots of water and exercise...their action lasts till u take the drug ..it builds up over the time..
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I am 38 years male sometimes my heart pain and my weight above 80 what I do and what to eat & not eat.

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
I am 38 years male sometimes my heart pain and my weight above 80 what I do and what to eat & not eat.
Avoid spicy food in your diet and also avoid peanuts and potatoes and pickles and papads in your diet and also have a low fat and high carbohydrates and proteins diet
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What is the main cause of low blood pressure? Doctor told me that my pressure is little bit low. Last couple of days. My head is .dizzying. What to eat in low blood pressure n what to avoid? please suggest me.

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use more salt. Experts usually recommend limiting the amount of salt in your diet because sodium can raise blood pressure, sometimes dramatically. ... Drink more water. ... Wear compression stockings. ... Medications. Eat small, low-carb meals. To help prevent blood pressure from dropping sharply after meals, eat small portions several times a day and limit high-carbohydrate foods such as potatoes, rice, pasta and bread. Your doctor also may recommend drinking caffeinated coffee or tea with meals to temporarily raise blood pressure.
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Meri mummy ko low blood pressure ki problem hai. mujhe kya krna chahiye unka blood pressure normal rakhne k liye.

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General Physician, Mumbai
Make her Eat nutritious food and have adequate fluid intake and take physical rest and also give her ors solution
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I am going to outside, so tension and heart beat more fast, some members are coming from house I have tension face is dull.PLease tell.

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I am going to outside, so tension and heart beat more fast, some members are coming from house I have tension face is...
Tips to reduce anxiety and stress 1. Sleep well and regular. Irregular sleep can have some serious consequences. It affects both our physical health and also contributes to anxiety and stress. Anxiety as such also leads to disruptions in sleep. When feeling anxious, always try to get a full 7 to 9 hours of uninterrupted sleep and it can work wonders to improve your condition. 2. Always keep smiling. Take a quick break in between your hectic work to get some laughs with your friends. Laughter can reduce depression and anxiety and has proven benefits. 3. Tidy up your living space or workspace. Keep your things clean and clutter-free. That helps us think clear and thus reducing levels of anxiety. 4. Say thank you often. Expressing your thanks for something helps reduce anxiety. 5. Eat smart. Eating more of foods which are rich in vitamin b and omega-3 fatty acids and also healthy whole grain carbs. Vitamin b contributes to good mental health. While omega 3 fatty acids help with both depression and anxiety. Whole grain foods boost serotonin and helps us remain poised. Eating high-sugar content food and processed foods can increase levels of anxiety. 6. Learn to breathe well and relax. Short, shallow breaths arise when you are tensed. So consciously breathing deeply, plus increasing the duration and depth of breathing helps relax the body and mind to a great extent. 7. Meditate. Meditation has so many positive effects on stress, mood, and anxiety. Club meditation with positive thinking to improve your general well-being and overall health. Yoga is also very effective to take off stress from the body and mind by deep relaxation and breathing techniques. 8. Chill and be silent. Reduce the noise and clutter talk that contributes to anxiety. Find time for yourself and be alone to muse upon your own matters without anyone disturbing you. 9. Worry. Yes, we can cause ourselves to freak out, but only for a certain amount of time. When something weighs heavily on your mind, or you believe something terrible is most definitely going to occur, commit to only creating that worry for 20 minutes. Think of all the possible outcomes of the scenario, figure out some game plans, and then quit thinking about it after 20 minutes go by. Have a friend call after the allotted time has passed to avoid the temptation of going over the time limit. Or schedule some of that playtime right afterward. 10. Plan for the future but do not worry about it. Make time tables and to-do lists so that you will not be worried about finishing stuff and so that you can increase your productivity. 11. Be positive. When you feel anxious, train your mind to think and feel positive and give reinforcement to yourself that you can handle any situation. This will significantly reduce your stress and anxiety symptoms. 12. Smell relaxing stuff. Go out to your garden. Smell a fresh rose. Take a deep breathe and allow the relaxation to course through your whole body. You can also use relaxing aroma therapy and use it indoors. 13. Go out and spend time with your friends and family. Spend time with your pets social support reduces anxiety and stress to such a great extent that it is almost always bearable. So next time you get on your nerves, go out with your friends, chat with them, watch a movie, spend some time watching the waves in the beach with your partner, talk to your siblings.
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what are the reasons for heart attacks. please tel me what its symptoms and if a man having stunts in heart what is his life span and how he should be maintaining his life. Today is a bad day that my friend have heart attack and died. After first attacked then after how many years second attack will come or how can we reduce the risk. please tell me in clarity.

MBBS
General Physician, Faridabad
what are the reasons for heart attacks. please tel me what its symptoms and if a man having stunts in heart what is h...
A heart attack occurs when one or more of your coronary arteries become blocked. Over time, a coronary artery can narrow from the buildup of various substances, including cholesterol (atherosclerosis). This condition, known as coronary artery disease, causes most heart attacks. Pain or discomfort in one or both arms, the back, neck, jaw or stomach. Shortness of breath with or without chest discomfort. Other signs such as breaking out in a cold sweat, nausea or lightheadedness. As with men, women's most common heart attack symptom is chest pain or discomfort.
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I am 42 year old male and have started receiving high-BP (Dialostic in range of 105-120) - I had the same before 2 years and had treatment but stopped after 6 months. Now, I got it once again - what should I do?

DNB Cardiology, MD - Internal Medicine, MBBS
Cardiologist, Delhi
I am 42 year old male and have started receiving high-BP (Dialostic in range of 105-120) - I had the same before 2 ye...
Dear , maintain normal body weight, exercise regularly, take low amount of salt, reduce stress. In addition, since your bp is quite high, take medicines to control it under supervision of a physician/cardiologist.
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I get these aches near heart after I do gym. Is it something serious. Do I have a heart problem.?

DM - Cardiology, MD - Internal Medicine, MBBS
Cardiologist, Delhi
I get these aches near heart after I do gym. Is it something serious. Do I have a heart problem.?
Doesn't look like heart problem . Normally muscle aches can be there . Try tab crocin / consult once with a doc so that he can see you physically
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Recently I am experiencing very little chest pain & stretching mostly during nights. what should you suggest me best to prevent from such pain?

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Physiotherapist, Chennai
Recently I am experiencing very little chest pain & stretching mostly during nights. what should you suggest me best ...
Have breathing exercise regular, y fir 12 minutes every day in same time duration and still pain persists do. Consult gen physician or cardiologist.
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