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Dr. B. Malini

Ophthalmologist, Chennai

100 at clinic
Dr. B. Malini Ophthalmologist, Chennai
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Dr. B. Malini is an experienced Ophthalmologist in Valasaravakkam, Chennai. He is currently associated with Dr B Malini Clinic in Valasaravakkam, Chennai. You can book an instant appointment online with Dr. B. Malini on Lybrate.com.

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I am 21 years old boy my eyes are not clear for sea to all please give solution without power class.

FICO, Specialist in Cataract,Cornea and refractive surgeries , MD - Ophthalmology
Ophthalmologist, Srinagar
Various options include laser surgery, icl and use of contact lenses please mention spectacle no for more specific answer.
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My new born baby of 15 days has got watery eyes. Water keeps coming out of her eyes. What needs to be done in this case and is this normal for new born or I need to be worried about it.

MS - Ophthalmology
Ophthalmologist, Ujjain
My new born baby of 15 days has got watery eyes. Water keeps coming out of her eyes. What needs to be done in this ca...
No it is a condition called congenital dacrocystitis and it needs to be treated as soon a s possible ccause if not treated in first 6 months, the child myt need operation later on.
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Have a red eye problem from last three day's but not much irritation and water. Is it MADRAS eye?

BHMS
Homeopath, Faridabad
Have a red eye problem from last three day's but not much irritation and water. Is it MADRAS eye?
Hello , yes it may be MADRAS eye ( Conjunctivitis ), because the symptoms are same. Take Belladonna 30, 3 drops, thrice daily. Use Euphrasia 10 % eye drop. instill 2 drops in each eye twice daily. Wash your eyes with cold water twice daily. Revert me after 1 week.
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My friend is 23 year old. He is thinking of get basic laser for eyes. Currently he has -5 power of lenses in spectacle. If there is any doubt that after surgery he will get full vision and in future is there any risk of losing vision. And can he get basic laser more than one time?

Fellowship in Vitreoretinal Surgery, MS - Ophthalmology
Ophthalmologist, Panipat
My friend is 23 year old. He is thinking of get basic laser for eyes. Currently he has -5 power of lenses in spectacl...
laser surgery is advisable only once. he can undergo laser surgery for this number provided his cornea is good which his treating doctor will check
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My eyes are getting pain after sitting in front of screen for sometime even after using specs. What should I do.

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
My eyes are getting pain after sitting in front of screen for sometime even after using specs. What should I do.
Computer 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, while watching on a creen, 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,redeyes,, blurred vision, problems in focusing and faulty color perception, to something as severe as glaucoma. Moreover it is more distressing for our eyes to view contents on a screen which requires even more concentration and extenive usage of eyes without blinking thus causing Eye dryness and Redness making them vulnerable to frequent Eye problemss. . The solution for this problem I its reduced usage of TV andd computers and 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 computer screen by attaching a filter or by getting an eye-friendly screen. Above all, one must try to reduce the amount of computer usage or take frequent breaks.
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Hello sir, pls suggest me the treatment for eye floaters, white circles appear in the bright light.Please tell.

MS - Ophthalmology
Ophthalmologist, Cuttack
Hello sir, pls suggest me the treatment for eye floaters, white circles appear in the bright light.Please tell.
Eye floaters (muscae volitantes) are seen in many patients due to cells inside the vitreous body. Best to ignore. If the number or size of the floaters increase suddenly, then consult a retina specialist.
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My eyes starts paining on continuous reading of books or using laptop. I do use specs btci still face the problem. What should I do?

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
My eyes starts paining on continuous reading of books or using laptop. I do use specs btci still face the problem. Wh...
It is due to Straining of eyes.Eye strain, or asthenopia, is when the eyes get tired from excessive or intense use. It can be annoying, but it tends to disappear with rest. Although it’s not often a serious condition, eye strain could be a symptom of an underlying problem. Eye strain is known to cause fatigue, difficulty concentrating, and headaches Eye strain may lead to other problems, such as: • Headaches • Difficulty Concentrating • Irritability • Burning Sensation • Watery Eyes • Dry Eyes • Photophobia • Eye Pain If you work on a computer, taking eye breaks for five minutes every hour can lessen the strain on your eyes. Simply closing your eyes for a few moments can also do wonders. Try standing up, moving around, or taking a short walk to help regain concentration.Regular eye exercises that involve focusing on different distances can help prevent future straining. Blink often. Blinking refreshes and replenishes your eyes naturally.If you are having trouble with blinking due to the dryness of your eyes, try using Homoeopathic CINELUBE EYEDROPS ( HAPDCO) 3 times daily.
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I have red eye for over 5 day so what should I do? Please sir give me your good spich? And benefit medicine.

MD - Homeopathy, Masters Degree of Homoeopathy
Homeopath, Mumbai
I have red eye for over 5 day so what should I do? Please sir give me your good spich? And benefit medicine.
Hi Raj, Red eye for 5 days could be the sign of inflammation of conjunctiva, please see a doctor and let him understand the reason so that you can get right treatment for your problem.
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I have red eye for three days. What should I do to have relax my eyes?

DOMS, MBBS
Ophthalmologist,
I have red eye for three days. What should I do to have relax my eyes?
Red eye has many causes. You have to see if it is associated with blurring of vision, pain, discharge and other complaints. But commonly its allergic or infective in origin ie allergic or infective conjunctivitis. Which has simple treatment protocol. But still its wise to see an ophthalmologist for a thorough slit lamp examination to rule out other differentials for acute red eye.
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I am suffering with fatty liver from quite some time and I have developed upper abdominal pain n burning from last one months lft test done and all reads fine pls advice.

MS - General Surgery, MBBS
General Surgeon, Delhi
I am suffering with fatty liver from quite some time and I have developed upper abdominal pain n burning from last on...
Fatty liver is due to excessive fats deposition in liver cells. You should reduce weight by exercise and dieting. Medicines are not of much help. Get your lft done from any pathology lab. Contact gastroenterologist.
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My son is having a severe pain in his head. He did check up on his eyes and the grade of left is 400 plus the right is 125. Is it possible from that grade that's why his puking ad having so much pain in his head? Thanks & pls reply.

My son is having a severe pain in his head. He did check up on his eyes and the grade of left is 400 plus the right i...
Dear if his eyes are the problem glasses can take care if used in proper power. But the pressure that is on the eyes, could be helped by drinking more water, having good sleep, eating non acidic foods. If problem continues I suggest go for a ct scan head. The best. Puking if present please specify the quantity, frequency and modality when it happens. Bowel habits also need to be considered.
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I have got for few months and motions, red eyes and I can't lifting any body pains in my opinion is that so give any other information.

BHMS
Homeopath, Faridabad
I have got for few months and motions, red eyes and I can't lifting any body pains in my opinion is that so give any ...
Take Belladonna 30, 3 drops, thrice daily. Use Schwabe's cmd2, eye drop. instill 2 drops in each eye twice daily. Wash your eyes with cold water twice daily. Revert me after 1 week.
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I had once tried contact lenses. But couldn't wear it for more than 2 hours. It started itching. Doctors said it was a problem of DRY EYES. What to do? Can I go for LASIK? Power-"minus 5"

FICO, DNB Ophtalmology
Ophthalmologist, Gandhinagar
I had once tried contact lenses. But couldn't wear it for more than 2 hours. It started itching. Doctors said it was ...
Hello lybrate-user. Contact lens use should be avoided (if possible) in people with dry eyes. There are a few lubricant eye drops (eg. Genteal eye drops) that may be used along with contact lens. But, as you have an issue of dry eyes, better to stick to glasses. Regarding lasik, you first need to understand it in detail. Operations done to remove the refractive error (power) of the eyes are known as refractive surgery (lasik). There are certain basic criteria that most patients need to fulfill before they can safely undergo refractive surgery (lasik). 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. Because of the dry eyes condition, it would be debatable whether you are suited to undergo lasik. In case you have any other queries, feel free to contact me. Hope my suggestions help you, take care, regards. -
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I have a problem of pain on eyes during reading books at night time. No stress on watching television or something else. I can easily read on day light. At night my eyes get reddish. What should I do?

BHMS
Homeopath, Faridabad
I have a problem of pain on eyes during reading books at night time. No stress on watching television or something el...
Hello, Get your eyesight tested. Tired eyes also pains and becomes reddish. 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 wash 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. 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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I am 23 and I have my eyesight of -2.75. Is there possible to get back to normal sight by having natural foods, doing eye exercises.

BHMS
Homeopath, Faridabad
I am 23 and I have my eyesight of -2.75. Is there possible to get back to normal sight by having natural foods, doing...
Hello, get your eyes tested from an opthalmologist. Include the following for getting better vision: vitamins a, c, e, and minerals like copper and zinc are essential to eyesight. Get the antioxidants from dark leafy greens, egg yolks, yellow peppers, pumpkin, sweet potatoes, and carrots. Include garlic and onions. Blueberries, grapes as they have antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties that can help improve your vision. Dha is a fatty acid found in coldwater fish like salmon, sardines and mackerel. Exercises for strengthening eye muscles: -begin by partially closing your eyes; the lids should only be halfway shut. After holding for 10-15 seconds, close your eyes very slowly. Take a few deep breaths to increase oxygen in the blood. -warm your eyes. Rub your palms together to create heat, and then place them against your eyes for five seconds. Repeat this three times. -hold a pen at arm's length. Focus your gaze on the tip of the pen. Bring the pen closer to your nose at a slow and steady pace. Repeat this exercise 5-10 times. -concentrate your vision on the tip of your nose. Then shift your gaze to an object further away, either at arm's length or 20 feet away. Then shift your eyes back to the tip of your nose. Repeat this exercise 10 times. -sit in a relaxed but upright position. Begin by look to the left-most position (without moving your head) and hold to stretch your eye muscles. Hold for 5 counts. Blink and return your gaze back to look straight in front of you. Then look to the right-most position with your gaze and hold for 5 counts. Repeat 3 times, blinking between each hold. Then, repeat this exercise looking up and then down. Do not forget about blinking. -sit in a relaxed but upright position. Look up and to your right for 5 seconds. Return your gaze to center. Look up to and to your left for 5 seconds. Return your gaze to center. Look down and to your right for 5 seconds. Return your gaze to center. Look down and to your left for 5 seconds. -one helpful way to do this is to imagine that you are looking at the number 12 on a clock. Then, follow the numbers around the clock with your eyes. Repeat going the other way around the clock. -massage your temples. Using your thumb knuckles, massage your temples in small circles, 20 times in one direction and 20 in the other. Repeat the same actions above the midpoint of the eyebrows at the forehead, then below the eyes on both sides of the bridge of the nose. -take a mini-nap. Put your head back, close your eyes, and relax for 3 minutes. Insufficient sleep may weaken your vision, so shoot for 8 hours of sound sleep a night. Rest your eyes 10 minutes for every 50 minutes spent reading or in front of the computer. If your eyes feel overly tired, lie down and place cooling cucumber slices over your eyelids. Medication: take homoeopathic medicine which will help you in preventing first and then reducing the power of your eyes (if the eye power is less). Take physostigma 6/ thrice daily for 1 month and instill euphrasia eye drops twice a day. Thereafter, revert back for further guidance.
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I am working on my pc for 8-10 hrs a day. My eyes are getting tired. I am not getting sleep. Please suggest me some tips.

FPRS, DNB Ophtalmology
Ophthalmologist, Pune
I am working on my pc for 8-10 hrs a day. My eyes are getting tired. I am not getting sleep. Please suggest me some t...
You have something called as computer vision syndrome. So take frequent breaks while you are working every 20-25 mins take break to look away from screen blink more frequently' level of screen should be below the level of eyes ac should not blow directly on your face. Also get your eyes checked for any spectacle power.
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Hi I am 26 years old . My eyes no is -6 & -6.5 . So you can tell me what I have to do for less no for eyes .

BHMS
Homeopath, Meerut
Hi I am 26 years old . My eyes no is -6 & -6.5 . So you can tell me what I have to do for less no for eyes .
This is a large no. I must say and you have to be careful that it does not increase further. And for that you should consult an opthalmologist for better advice.
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Tips for healthy eyes

MD
General Physician, Delhi
Tips for healthy eyes
Tips for health eyes.
1. Eat for good vision: green leafy vegetables, tuna, eggs, nuts, beans, oranges and other citrus fruits.
2. Quite smoking.
3. Wear sunglasses, uv protection
4. Avoid eyestrain.
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My mother she is 41 years old, is having" white cataract" and also" black cataract" in" same eye" with pressure of something 19/11. But she want to treat both with medicine (ayurveda, homeopathy, anyone) only. So is there any medicine which can do so?

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
My mother she is 41 years old, is having" white cataract" and also" black cataract" in" same eye" with pressure of so...
Hello cataract is natural process and it will occure to each and every human. There is only one treatment and that is surgery. 1. If your mother is diagnsed with cataract and glaucoma, I would suggest you to start anti glaucoma medicines.
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