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Dr. Ashok Rangarajan

Ophthalmologist, Chennai

200 - 300 at clinic
Dr. Ashok Rangarajan Ophthalmologist, Chennai
200 - 300 at clinic
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Dr. Ashok Rangarajan is a popular Ophthalmologist in Pammal, Chennai. You can consult Dr. Ashok Rangarajan at Sankara Eye Hospital in Pammal, Chennai. Don’t wait in a queue, book an instant appointment online with Dr. Ashok Rangarajan on Lybrate.com.

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I am age of 24yrs. And I'm. Having eye problem by birth. Because my parents got close marriage.. So. I cannot see the sun rays. When I go. In sin rays my eyes start blinking.

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
I am age of 24yrs. And I'm. Having eye problem by birth. Because my parents got close marriage.. So. I cannot see the...
Your problem is photophobia, or light sensitivity, and it is an intolerance of light. Sources such as sunlight, fluorescent light and incandescent light all can cause discomfort headaches also may accompany light sensitivity. Light-sensitive people sometimes are bothered only by bright light. In extreme cases, however, any light can be irritating. Photophobia is not an eye disease, but a symptom of many conditions such as infection or inflammation that can irritate the eyes causes 1. People with a lighter eye color may experience more light sensitivity in environments such as bright sunlight, because darker-colored eyes contain more pigment to protect against harsh lighting. 2. Certain eye problemss like corneal abrasion, uveitis and a central nervous system disorder such as meningitis can cause photophobia. 3. Light sensitivity also is associated with a detached retina, contact lens irritations, sunburn and refractive surgery. 4. Photophobia often accompanies albinism (lack of eye pigment), total color deficiency (seeing only in shades of gray), botulism, rabies, mercury poisoning, conjunctivitis, keratitis and iritis. 5. Certain rare diseases, such as the genetic disorder keratosis follicularis spinulosa decalvans (kfsd), are reported to cause photophobia. 6. Some medications may cause light sensitivity as a side effect, including belladonna, furosemide, quinine, tetracycline and doxycycline. Treatment 1. The best treatment for light sensitivity is to treat the underlying cause as described above. Once the triggering factor is treated, photophobia disappears in many cases. 2. If you are taking a medication that causes light sensitivity, talk to your doctor about discontinuing or replacing the drug. 3. If you're naturally sensitive to light, avoid bright sunlight and other harsh lighting sources. Wear wide-brimmed hats and sunglasses with ultraviolet (uv) protection. 4. Photochromic lenses are another solution for mild sun sensitivity. These lenses darken automatically outdoors and block 100 percent of the sun's uv rays. 5. For bright sunlight, consider polarized sunglasses. These sun lenses provide extra protection against glare-causing reflections of light from water, sand, snow, concrete roadways and other reflective surfaces. 6. In an extreme case, you may consider wearing prosthetic contact lenses that are specially colored to look like your own eyes. Prosthetic contact lenses can reduce the amount of light that enters theeye and make your eyes more comfortable.
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How to lose my weight and how to control eyes site. what to do? Please help me.

Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS)
Ayurveda,
How to lose my weight and how to control eyes site. what to do? Please help me.
Dear to decrease your weight you have to do work out daily. Try the remedies below they can help u. 1. Mix three teaspoons of lemon juice, one teaspoon of honey, and one-half teaspoon of black pepper powder in one glass of water. 2. Drink it in the morning on an empty stomach. 3. Do this daily for at least three months. 4. Drink mint tea or make a paste of green mint with some simple spices and eat during meals. 5. Eat vegetables such as bitter gourd and drumsticks to control obesity. 6. Do bhujang asana, dhanurasana, naukasana, kumbhakasana, pavanamukthasana daily 10 min per asana. 7. Do running early morning daily and join aerobics in evening. 8. Avoid oily and spicy food. And constipation.
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I was suffering from irregular illness when I contacted doctor he said after seeing eisonophills rate high and said I have dust allergy? Is it true.

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Hyderabad
I was suffering from irregular illness when I contacted doctor he said after seeing eisonophills rate high and said I...
Homoeopathy has good treatment for your problem, without causing adverse effects. Take homoeopathic medicine arsenicum alb 30 daily in the morning and in the evening and give feedback after 6 days.
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I have red eye from last one week. I used many type of eye drop but it is not enough to healing so what should I do?

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
I have red eye from last one week. I used many type of eye drop but it is not enough to healing so what should I do?
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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I have red eyes from over 3 days what should I do tell me fast its frustrating come on soon.

FPRS, DNB Ophtalmology
Ophthalmologist, Pune
I have red eyes from over 3 days what should I do tell me fast its frustrating come on soon.
Redness can be commonly due to allergy or infection, you need to visit nearby eye surgeon to check that. Also get your glass power checked.
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have red eye since 4 days And having head ache as well Please suggest me as soon as possible to cure my disease.

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
have red eye since 4 days
And having head ache as well
Please suggest me as soon as possible to cure my disease.
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.
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I have hair loss and my tsh level is 5.03 and im tired all the time and im getting dark circle.

Vaidya Visharad
Ayurveda, Narnaul
I have hair loss and my tsh level is 5.03 and im tired all the time and im getting dark circle.
Before washing your hair, apply the juice extracted from crushed coriander (dhania) leaves. You can also use a mixture of curd and gram flour (chana atta) that should be kept-on for at least an hour before bathing.
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I have irritation on my right eye for two days and then it has become swollen above the eye. What should I do?

MBBS
General Physician, Cuttack
I have irritation on my right eye for two days and then it has become  swollen above the eye. What should I do?
it could be due to some foreign body in the eye.Get your eye examined by eye specialist and take treatment accordingly
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My son is 2 months old. He is having family history of crossed eyes. I am scared that he may get that. Please give suggestions to prevent it.

MD - Ophthalmology
Ophthalmologist, Amritsar
Generally this is not hereditary but certain other diseases are which can cause crossed eyes. Get him checked instead of worrying.
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I have red eyes last over three day and also have red spots in my eyes so what should I do?

BHMS
Homeopath, Faridabad
I have red eyes last over three day and also have red spots in my eyes so what should I do?
Hello, Bloodshot eyes appear red because the vessels at the surface of the white portion of the eye 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 dip the eyes by blinking the eyelids frequently in the held water in hand. Repeat it for 3-4 times again. - Avoid watching T. V. Working on computer or mobile, reading or frequently keep blinking your eyes to avoid dryness. Take frequent breaks in between. - In case there is itching, use a clean napkin or a tissue to wipe the tears and cleaning the eyelids gently. -Wear an UV-rays protected sunglasses while you are out in sun. 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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After laser operation the eyes take some time to adjust to the glare/sun and also it is very dry - what do I do? - Age 30 years - female.

BHMS
Homeopath, Faridabad
After laser operation the eyes take some time to adjust to the glare/sun and also it is very dry - what do I do? - Ag...
Hi, take homoeopathic medicines - arnica 200 and ruta g. 200 - both twice a day daily for 10days. There are few eye exercises which will help you (do consult your doctor before starting) along with this.
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Lots of pain in my eyes & I have red eyes for2 days. What should I do? Pls give me right advise.

BHMS
Homeopath, Faridabad
Lots of pain in my eyes & I have red eyes for2 days. What should I do?
Pls give me right advise.
Hello, Bloodshot eyes appear red because the vessels at the surface of the white portion of the eye 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 dip the eyes by blinking the eyelids frequently in the held water in hand. Repeat it for 3-4 times 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. -Wear an UV-rays protected sunglasses while you are out in sun. 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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My both eyes are get red and itching.

DOMS
Ophthalmologist,
Redness and itching are indicators of allergy, try olopatadine eye drops and wear glasses to protect your eyes.
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I have specs for more than twelve years by now and my lens number has not changed a lot still is their any possibility I can get normal vision without being operated only by medicine.

DOMS, MBBS
Ophthalmologist, Delhi
I have specs for more than twelve years by now and my lens number has not changed a lot still is their any possibilit...
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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When I was tired come to collage and also back pain so what can I do? Also my eyes are Burning and also I need more sleeping like felling.

BPTh/BPT, MPTh/MPT
Physiotherapist, Noida
When I was tired come to collage and also back pain so what can I do? Also my eyes are Burning and also I need more s...
Core strengthening exercises- straight leg raised with toes turned outward, repeat 10 times, twice a day. Back stretching- lie flat, pull one of the knee forward to chest, hold for 3 seconds, then bring the other knee forward to the chest and again hold for 3 seconds. Then pull both knees towards the chest and hold for 3 seconds. Repeat 10 times each exercise twice a day.
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Recently I visited an eye care hospital and the Dr prescribed me HFA, Pachymetry and Color photo tests. Dr. Says that result is ok, but i have to undergo another test of OCT.RNFL BE. What is your opinion?

Ophthalmologist,
These tests are for glaucoma. If you are suspected to have glaucoma you have get these checkups done. They are modern tests where we can identify glaucoma at a very early stage even.
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I am having puffiness under my eyes since last couple of months. I am 33 years old and I had my all test bp, kft etc. All are normal. I am taking timely and adequate sleep. I dont drink and smoke. I do cardio and gyming 1 hour every day.

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
For now take tablet folvite once a day and I will like to see your reports through conversation link for further guidance.
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My headache is not getting alright. It is continuous from 5 days. When I wake up it is actually normal but as I get in light or sunlight it started and also eye pain occurs What is it? What would I do? I can not concentrate on any thing because of it. Pls help.

BHMS, CGO
Homeopath, Pune
My headache is not getting alright. It is continuous from 5 days. When I wake up it is actually normal but as I get i...
Migraine headaches are sometimes preceded by warning symptoms. Triggers include hormonal changes, certain foods and drinks, stress, and exercise. Migraine headaches can cause throbbing in one particular area that can vary in intensity. Nausea and sensitivity to light and sound are also common symptoms. Preventive and pain-relieving medications can help manage migraine headaches. Avoid triggers. If certain foods or odors, light, sunlight seem to have triggered your migraines in the past, avoid them. Exercise regularly. Regular aerobic exercise reduces tension and can help prevent migraines. Reduce the effects of estrogen.
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I am q6 year old girl and my eyes are watering from five days I tried many ways but nothinghappened. Please hekp me and say what to dod.

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
I am q6 year old girl and my eyes are watering from five days I tried many ways but nothinghappened. Please hekp me a...
Watering of eyes can be due to many reasons and the main reasons are------------ 1. Eye allergy due to dust, pollution, infection--------------- 2. Weak eyesight------------ 3. Continuous watching tv, mobile, computor in dim light---------- 4. Any eye injury------------- 5. Lack of sleep------- 6. Continuous headache------------ 7. Hypertension.--------------- so, my suggestion for you is either you provide me the symptoms you are facing due to watering of your eyes or visit a local doctor for an eye check up as a final examination can only be made after physical examination.-------------------
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My eyes regularly releases water while reading and working on phone. What is its cure?

FICO, DNB Ophtalmology
Ophthalmologist, Gandhinagar
My eyes regularly releases water while reading and working on phone. What is its cure?
Hi lybrate-user. Sorry about your eye trouble. The problem faced by you is common in today's age. The problem actually is not cause by the use of the phone-it is cause by improper posture and habits while using the phone. I have a few suggestions for you regarding the usage of phones, computers, and books. Follow the rule of" 20" this means that every 20 minutes, take a gap of 20 seconds, blink your eyes actively 20 times and focus at an object which is minimum 20 feet away. This will help in relieving your eyes from the continuous strain that is caused due to staring. Staring at the computer continuously causes us to subconsciously blink less than normal. This causes the tear film on the surface of the eye to dry up. The result of this is pain, discomfort, etc. Another suggestions regarding the usage of computers is to maintain a proper posture. The computer must be positioned at the same height as your eye level. The neck should not be inadvertently flexed or extended. Roughly, an angle of 90 degrees should be maintained between your upper body and thighs. Likewise, a similar angle (90 degrees) should be maintained between your lower legs and thighs. Also the angle between your hands and arms should be roughly 90 degrees. This is the healthy ergonomic way of sitting while using a computer. Maintenance of proper posture would help in further relieving the symptoms of eye discomfort and pain. You could consider preservative free lubricant eye drops 4 to 5 times daily. These eye drops would ensure that your eyes stay well lubricated and fresh. All these suggestions may take a while to sink in and imbibe in your routine. Once followed, they are sure to work wonders for you. You could also use a preservative free lubricant eye drop 4 to 5 times in a day. Also, adequate sleep of 7 hours a day is essential in order to maintain healthy eyes.
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