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Dr. Uma M


Nephrologist, Bangalore

Dr. Uma M MBBS Nephrologist, Bangalore
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Dr. Uma M is a trusted Nephrologist in BTM Layout, Bangalore. He is a qualified MBBS . He is currently practising at Nova Hospitals, BTM 6th Stage, Bangalore in BTM Layout, Bangalore. Save your time and book an appointment online with Dr. Uma M on has a number of highly qualified Nephrologists in India. You will find Nephrologists with more than 31 years of experience on You can find Nephrologists online in Bangalore and from across India. View the profile of medical specialists and their reviews from other patients to make an informed decision.


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Some days ago. He had sonography test. So result eas that he had got a fatty liver. Please tell me somr ways by which he can cure?

MS - General Surgery, MBBS
General Surgeon, Delhi
You should reduce your weight by exercise and controlled diet. Fatty liver is a condition where excessive fat deposited in the liver cell and disturb its function. Consult doctor.
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He is 65 years old heart patient diabetic and had a surgery of cancer, his S Creatine is now 9.5, doctors have advised dialysis, is it the right treatment or is there any other alternative.

MBBS, MD - Medicine, MD - Oncology
Oncologist, Delhi
He is definitely in kidney failure and if allowed to continue like that he is likely to sleep into coma. Dialysis for him is the need of the hour for him.
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My mother aged 75 (widow) has been suffering from frequent urination since last six months. Before that she was a mild stoke. Now she is taking oral drugs: telmikind-am (1 tab daily after breakfast) & deplatt a 75 (1 tab at night). What is the remedy for such frequent urination?

Urologist, Kolkata
The frequent urination may be due to urinary tract infection. Please ask your mother to drink more water and fruit juice which helps clear away the bacteria from the tract. Also get an urine r/e m/e done and share the reports with me so that I can help you with medications.
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I got recently installed with urine tract double i stunt due to kidney stone. Will there be any impact on kidney or on stunt (like pain, bleeding, moving frombits place, gas) while involved in sex activities or masturbation. Plse advise.

CCEBDM, PG Diploma In Clinical cardiology, MBBS
Cardiologist, Ghaziabad
Any physical strain on trunk may cause pain and discomfort, I suggest you avoid any vigorous sex activity, like playing with breast, talking dirty, and using fantasy - imaginary good luck.
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I am 59 years now. Every day going to toilet at night about two times. At present I am taking Urimax D at night as per Doctor's advice. I am seeking your advice in this regard.

General Physician, Mumbai
Many times we consider going for urination twice at night-as normal But before starting urimax I will suggest you to get a usg kub done and revert back with reports
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Homeopathy: How Work in Chronic Kidney Disorder

Homeopathy: How Work in Chronic Kidney Disorder

Chronic Kidney Disorder Homeopathic Treatment

Homoeopathic treatment:

Homeopathy does not identify kidneys as a simple organ of excretion or selective filtration, but appreciates it in relation to the individual as a whole. Kidneys have a comprehensive role, the fluids coming to it and going from it impinge on every organ, tissue and cell of our body. Homeopathy plays a significant role in long term management at all stages and variants of nephrotic syndrome. The basic approach in homeopathy is to evaluate nephrotic syndrome in its totality, whereby a lot of highlight is given to the patient as a whole besides thoroughly studying various aspects of the disorder. Homeopathic remedies help arrest further progress of the disease and assist in recuperating faster, reduce and eventually stop the need for steroids, reduce duration, frequency and severity of the attacks by regulating the autoimmune processes. The remedies manage the protein leakage, by amending the glomerular function of the kidney. Remedies also uplift the body’s own healing capacity, whereby precluding the frequent infections such as colds, throat infections, etc.

Homeopathic remedies when taken in the preliminary stage of nephrotic syndrome can prevent complications like renal failure, consequently, limiting the option for dialysis in instances, where kidney damage has advanced, homeopathy discourages further progression of the syndrome, and will contribute in reducing the frequency of dialysis, or at times, even eliminate the need for dialysis. Homeopathic approach focuses on a detailed case study, which involves the medical history of the patient, underlying pathology, mental, emotional and spiritual aspect of the patient, family history, personal history, possible causative factors, and much more. The homeopathic focus is not on treating the disease but in healing the person who is sick and in reviving the health. Homeopathic remedies will help enhance the quality of life, by strengthening the immune system of the patient, thus, making them less susceptible to infections.

Hence, homeopathy can skillfully manage symptoms related with nephrotic syndrome. With well-timed homeopathic treatment it may be possible to avoid steroid dependency and kidney failure

Kidneys are two bean shaped organs, positioned at the focal point of our back, on either side of the spinal column, underneath the rib cage. Kidneys work as sophisticated recycling devices, separating urea, mineral salts, toxins and other waste products from the blood. They safeguard water, salts and electrolytes that are essential for the operation of other organs and systems in the body. Kidneys also produce hormones that control red blood cell production, blood pressure and calcium metabolism. Kidneys perform a life sustaining job for the body by maintaining a stable balance of body chemicals. Any malfunctioning in this balance leads to kidney disorders, one of which is nephrotic syndrome (chronic renal disease). Nephrotic syndrome (chronic renal disease) is a forewarning that your kidneys are being damaged.

Nephrotic syndrome (kidney failure) is a multifaceted immunological disorder where there is unusual leakage of protein, prompting low levels of proteins and high levels of fat in blood and swelling of body parts. Nephrotic syndrome is an outcome of damage to the small blood vessels in the kidneys known as glomeruli that strains wastes and surplus water from the blood, and passes it on to the bladder as urine. When the glomeruli are operational, they uphold protein in the blood and avoid leakage into the urine. When damaged, they not execute this role successfully, and 3 grams or more of the protein can escape daily out of the blood. When blood is low in protein, fluid accumulates in tissues rather than circulating, causing puffiness all over the body. Normal amounts of blood protein are essential to help control fluid throughout the body.


Swelling on the face, around eyes, ankles and feet.
Stomach pain.
Low urine output.
Excessive protein excretion in the urine.
Weight gain from fluid retention.
Muscle wasting.
Loss of appetite.
Frothy urine.
Shortness of breath.
Low or high blood pressure depending on age.
Nutritional deficiencies.
Stunted growth in children.
Hair loss.
Delicate nails.
Blood clotting inside the kidney or excessive bleeding.
Kidney failure.
Kidney failure symptoms like sleepless vomiting weight loss bad breadth sore mouth weakness increased urination.


Causes of nephrotic syndrome:

Minimal change disease in children, a kidney disorder triggered by an allergic reaction, viral infection, immunization, etc.
Membranous glomerulonephritis, an inflammation in the kidney.
Strep throat.
Pre-eclampsia, toxemia during pregnancy.
Mononucleosis, an infection caused by epstein barr virus.
Hepatitis, a contagious disease of the liver.
Overuse of non-steroidal anti inflammatory drugs, substance abuse, etc.
Genetic disorders like down’s syndrome, hemophilia, cancers, celiac disease, etc.
Immune disorders like allergies, asthma, diabetes, hypertension, rheumatoid arthritis, etc.
Systemic lupus erythematosus, an autoimmune disorder that affects the skin, joints, kidneys and other organs.
Multiple myelomas, cancer of the plasma cells in bone marrow.
Amyloidosis, a disorder in which protein fibers are deposited in tissues and organs.
Segmental glomerulosclerosis, scarring of the tiny blood vessels in the kidney.
Heart failure.

Kidney failure heart failure oedema na k imbalance in serum.


Self care measure:

Eat enough protein, to replace the protein loss in the urine. However, excessive protein should be avoided, as filtering of surplus protein can cause tubular damage to the kidneys.
Reduce sodium intake to ease the swelling.
Avoid fatty foods.
Avoid caffeine, smoking and alcohol.
Monitor your fluid intake.
Eat more fruits and vegetables.
Garlic, ginger and parsley are strengthening herbs for the kidney.
Self care measure of kidney disease.

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I am 58 years old person. I have very slow urine passing problem. Hospital has suggested for the operation. Any remedy with you apart from this.

Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS), MD - Alternate Medicine
Ayurveda, Karnal
You are probably having BHP. It's better to get operated on as early as possible. Otherwise, the older you get ,more chances of complications will be there. Sooner the better. All the best.
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Is homeopathic treatment for kidney stone removing is successful specially size of stone is 8mm(calcium oxalate)

Calcium oxalate stone are harder stone. Homeopathic remedy may be helpful, try it for 2-4 months. Thanks
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I have redness in urethra and and many times it feels uncomfortable and also feel inflammation. I also feel weakness and fatigue in my legs because of this. I am unable to understand the problem. Also the frequency of urine has reduced to 3-4 times a day. Got urine exam and the report reflected 2-3 pus cells nothing else. Please help.

M.Ch - Urology, MS, MBBS
Urologist, Dehradun
probably you have prostatitis. get urine culture done. take ofloxacin 200 mg twice daily for 15 days. also take tab flotral 10 mg daily at bedtime for 1month.
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I am 24 old male. Hv some urination and problem. Nd also hv discharge problem. you med. you should prefer.

Homeopath, Sindhudurg
Homoeopathic treatment will cure it, please give proper information in detail so that I can prescribe you treatment.
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My wife is four month pregnant and she is currently suffering from kidney stone. Can anyone help me out for stone treatment which is also safe in pregnancy.

PGFCP, PGDEMS, Bachelor Of Ayurvedic Medicine And Surgery
Ayurveda, Satara
Dear lybrate user. A) take 30 ml of fresh lemon juice along with 30 ml of lukewarm water early in the morning and at evening before meal half an hour. B) take 2-2 tablets of sheetprabha vati along with lemon juice. C) take 30 ml of audumbaravleha and 30 ml of aloe vera juice at night before sleep. Do all these things for 15 days. It gives you good result. Consult to me for further suggestions. Thanks.
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My mother has problem in urinating. Since yesterday night on 15 the April she has an urge of motion and while urination feeling pain. This is happening at first time to her. Although Diabetic and have hypertension since last 9 yes her ABI AC always remain near about 6. BP is always under control. She maintain healthy and active life. Please advice.

MBBS, MD - General Medicine
Endocrinologist, Faridabad
It seems she has urinary infection get her urine examined and consult physician first who is treating her diabetes and blood pressure.
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What does the presence of albumin in urine indicate. Also for kidney failure what is way to retrieve the function in ayurveda or homeopathy.

Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS)
Ayurveda, Mumbai
Albumin indicates you are passing protein through urine, which can be indicative of Kidney abnormality, but not necessarily serious. Do not worry about it. If you are diabetic then check MIcroAlbumin level in the body from pathologist and then we can proceed.
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I Have stone of 14 mm in my left ureter since last 4 months. But I am not having any type of pain. What I have to do?

Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS), PGD IN NATURO & YOGA SCIENCE
Ayurveda, Katni
Some time which stone r in ureter they do not causes pain. But in future it may also. please as soon as possible start with Ayurvedic treatment. please do not go for surgery if you do not want to face more problem in future.
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I am suffering from UTI from last week. Its a most common infection catching me. What are the treatment I should perform.

Alternative Medicine Specialist,
Take 30 drops of uvaursiq in half glass of water thrice a day after food for 15 days and crammed 1 cap twice daily and revert back.
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Frequent urination, blurred vision, difficultly concentrating, stomach problems, fatigue and tiredness, itchy skin, constant hunger, excessive abdominal fat, nerves problem These are my symptoms I take daily one tablet HIPRES-50 to keep control BP. Day before yesterday diagnosed with 18 mm gallbladder stone, liver enlarged & stones in kidney. I'm facing lot's of problems with my health, kindly suggest me your opinion, thanks & regards.

Homeopath, Pune
Advice - Take a homeopathic treatment for liver enlarged, for kidney stone, gall bladder before giving any advice I want to see the size of stone. Clearstone drops - 10-15 drops, 1/4th cup of water, 3 times a day. Chelidonium 30 - 3 times a day before meal, and bryonia 30 - 3 times a day after meal. All are temporary and preventive treatment as per provided information, for permanent cure we need detail history and investigations. Homeopathy is best, safe and effective. We treated every day 2-3 patients of this type of problem with no side effects, no worries our 94% success rates makes sure we're the complete package. You can contact us for homeopathic treatment.
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Which medicine should be taken in urinary tract infection. Please tell the medicine.

M.Ch - Paediatric Surgery, MNAMS (Membership of the National Academy) (General Surgery) , DNB (General Surgery), MBBS
Pediatrician, Pune
hi, thanks for query, for urinary tract infection, antibiotics or simple oral bladder anti spasmodic can be useful but those are prescribed as per complete clinical and urine examination so kindly come up with detailed presentation of complaints. regards.
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I'm 30 years old I have stones in both of my kidney. Its been more than a year now. Please advise.

Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS)
Ayurveda, Faridabad
Tips for removing kidney stones:: 1. Avoid tea, coffee, alcohol, cold drinks, pickles, fish, poultry, meat, spinach, and chocolate. 2. Avoid sour, heavy, and dry food. 3. Increase intake of liquids like water, juice, soup, lime water lemon soda etc. 4. Be sure to drink enough water each day. Usually 1 to 2 liters of water per day is adequate. 5. Drink more if you are perspiring heavily, working outdoors, the weather is hot, etc. 6. Increase the use of barley, horse gram (a type of bean), ginger, and brown rice or parboiled rice. 7. Avoid suppressing urges to urinate and defecate. 9. Boil 10-12 basil leaves in 1 cup of water for 15 minutes. Mix 1 teaspoon of honey in it and take twice a day. Pls send ur USG report becoz medication for stones depends upon size number and location of stones and can be given after USG........
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Sir please suggest me. When I pass urine than I feel very pain in my testis and near penis.

General Physician, Cuttack
It could be due to concentrated urine. Drink plenty of water. Get your urine examined for Re/Me and consult doctor
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