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Dr. Barath Kumar

Cardiologist, Chennai

Dr. Barath Kumar Cardiologist, Chennai
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Hello and thank you for visiting my Lybrate profile! I want to let you know that here at my office my staff and I will do our best to make you comfortable. I strongly believe in ethics; a......more
Hello and thank you for visiting my Lybrate profile! I want to let you know that here at my office my staff and I will do our best to make you comfortable. I strongly believe in ethics; as a health provider being ethical is not just a remembered value, but a strongly observed one.
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Dr. Barath Kumar is a popular Cardiologist in Adambakkam, Chennai. He is currently practising at Sarathy Nursing Home in Adambakkam, Chennai. You can book an instant appointment online with Dr. Barath Kumar on Lybrate.com.

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I have low bp problem and I don't want to take medicine. what should I do? Please help me.

MD - Consultant Physician
Cardiologist, Kolkata
1tsp salt+1tsp sugar in a glass of water 3or 4 times daily with physical exercise will bring your bp normal.
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I went for regular check up. My BP came 150/110. And from past 10 days my BP is 150/110. My age is 28 male. I did blood test. Reports are :GFR, CHLORIDE,TSH ,LIVER, HB, GLUCOSE ALL, ULTRASOUND OF KIDNEY, my lifestyle and food all are Normal BUT HOMOCYSTEINE-52, VITAMIN D- 5. Pls suggest how my BP shoot to such a peak from past one month.

MBBS, D.P.H
General Physician, Gurgaon
I went for regular check up. My BP came 150/110. And from past 10 days my BP is 150/110. My age is 28 male. I did blo...
Mr. lybrate-user you have hypertension, cause can not be sited without full investigation, so you are advised to consult local cardiologist for management and diagnosis till then you take following steps 1. Reduce salt to less than half wich you are taking 2. Go for morning walk for 35 minutes. 3. Do meditation and exercise daily for 35 minutes. 4.take plenty of water. 5. Take fibrous meal like whole wheat, oats meal sprout 6. Take high fibrous fruit like apple, citrus, papaya berries between two measure meals. 7. Take green leafy vegetables. 8. No spicy, oily and processed food 9. No alcohol, no smoking, and tobacco 10. Avoid stress, of job, education, family.
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Hello Doctors. I have so much cold and sneezing continuously. It's been since 14 days I am having cold. Feeling so much down and having little pain in my chest too. Please help me doctors. Give me the best suggestion what should I want to do? Due to sneeze I totally losing my hopes.

DHMS (Hons.)
Homeopath, Patna
Hello Doctors. I have so much cold and sneezing continuously. It's been since 14 days I am having cold. Feeling so mu...
Dear lybrate user, you might b suffering from sinusitis with adenoid disorder. * avoid, dust, cold, cold exposure, smoking, polluted atmoshfere. Take homoeo- medicine* @ cinnabaris 30-6 pills, thrice @ silica 1000-6 pills, wkly. Report fortnightly.
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How can I reduce my cholesterol level? My cholesterol is 209, direct LDL cholesterol is 143, CHDL/HDL is 4.6, LDL/HDL ratio is 3.2, non-HDL cholesterol is 164 and triglycerides is 130.

BAMS
Ayurveda, Ambala
How can I reduce my cholesterol level? My cholesterol is 209, direct LDL cholesterol is 143, CHDL/HDL is 4.6, LDL/HDL...
To reduce cholesterol in body: * avoid butter, ghee & cream in your diet. * eat five leaves of kari patta and five leaves of neem once in a day. * avoid non veg (chicken, fish) food because it contain high fat content. * do running and jogging daily for 15 minutes. Start with 5 minutes then increase time period slowly. Do morning and evening walk daily. * do not drink alcohol it harmful to your liver and disturb your metabolism causes increase in cholesterol. * add kali mirch (black pepper) in your breakfast. * drink 6 to 7 glass of water daily. * take sound sleep in night of 6 to 7 hrs. Do not take stress. *take one tablet of guggalu of himalaya company once a day.
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My mom has bp for long 7 years how can she make in control. Give some tips to make in control and food behaviors for that.

BAMS
Ayurveda, Ambala
My mom has bp for long 7 years how can she make in control. Give some tips to make in control and food behaviors for ...
Dear, To control & maintan BP normal these are best methods to follow:.• Do physical exercise like jogging, running or brisk walk for atleast 20-30 minutes. • Maintain your cholesterol level to normal & eat least amount of butter, cream or fatty things. • Eat less amount of pickle, salt and fast food as they contain high sodium levels. • Avoid drinking alcohol and smoking. • Take less amount of caffine containing coffee, tea or cold drinks because caffine causes increase BP. • Drink 8 to 10 glass of water daily • Take 6 to 8 hrs of sleep daily. Do not take too much stress. • Do long breathing pranayams (Anulom- Vilom, Bhramari) daily for 10 - 15 minutes. It will reduce your stress level in your body. • Eat healthy diet such as green leafy vegetables, fruits. • Take 5 ml of GULAB Jal added in a glass of water daily once a day.
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I am 35 years old male and have following problem1) blood pressure2) cholesterol 247 triglycerides 298 hdl 35 ldl 152 vldl 603) uric acid 9.24) RBC 4.39 MCV 107 MCH 34.5Doctor recommend me----1) Seloken xl 2) Olmark 3) Atchol f 4) febustat 40Please help me.

PDDM, MHA, MBBS
General Physician, Nashik
I am 35 years old male and have following problem1) blood pressure2) cholesterol 247 triglycerides 298 hdl 35 ldl 152...
Eat a high-fiber diet. Get insoluble and soluble fiber. Limit foods that are high in fat. Choose lean meats. Incorporate probiotics into your diet. Eat on schedule. Stay hydrated. Continue treatment.
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I am a 64 year old male. Am suffering from hypo thyroid and high blood pressure. Both are under control with normal medication. The latest problem is excessive sleep. I feel sleepy even after 10 hours of sleep. In fact I am sleepy the moment I wake up. The eyelids are heavy and I keep thinking when will I lie down again. Is it some kind of deficiency?

MBBS, MD - Internal Medicine
General Physician, Delhi
Dear, can you upload your latest tsh levels and how much thyroxine are you taking? I still think that it would be due to improper control of hypothyroidism.
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My name is Kiran. My age 35 yrs. I am suffering high blood pressure last 5 yrs. I am using amlokind 5 tab daily. please suggest good medicine for my HBP.

MBBS, DMRD, MD - Radio Diagnosis, FIIM(Ayurved), D.SC, Post Doctoral Fellowship of Institute of Indian Medicine, Ph.D
Non-Invasive Conservative Cardiac Care Specialist, Ahmednagar
My name is Kiran. My age 35 yrs. I am suffering high blood pressure last 5 yrs. I am using amlokind 5 tab daily. plea...
Dear You will need some or other medicine. Light exercise, walking, pranayam,meditation, stress management will help more. Add beet root in diet Vm.
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If I have high blood pressure so what should I do to control it? Give me some some advice.

DNHE, MD - Alternate Medicine, Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS)
Ayurveda, Rajkot
If I have high blood pressure so what should I do to control it? Give me some some advice.
For high blood pressure. According to ayurveda vayu is the main factor for this. For that you should make your digestive system powerful. For that. Avoid salt, high sugar, pickles, rice, potato, heavy food, fast food, junk food, etc. Take more and more green leafy vegetables which us easy to digest. Take water at least three litre per day. Regular walking / exercise / yoga / pranayam / meditation etc. To relex yourself. Manage the stress and anger. Avoid high oily diet. Take enough sleep and rest.
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I am 63 years old male. I am diabetic and bp patient. Today I got sever pain in left kidney. It has been scanned. 20-25 mm stone in the lft kidney. Please give your advice for the further treatment without operation.

Diploma in Family Medicine, Fellowship in Diabetology, Diploma in Diabetology, FCCP, MBBS
General Physician,
1 20-25mm stone will not come down 2. Lithotripsy -- breaking of stone should be done. Without open operation. 3. Consult a urologist in your town and do it before any complications.
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I am 26 year old my good cholesterol level is 30. How to increase without medicines?

MBBS, MD - Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine Specialist, Faridabad
I am 26 year old my good cholesterol level is 30.
How to increase without medicines?
Hello dear High 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,. Take anti cholesterol medicines .
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I am suffering from thyroid how can I get relief from this type of disease and my mother suffering from blood high pressure please tell the solution from this disease.

BHMS
Homeopath, Faridabad
I am suffering from thyroid how can I get relief from this type of disease and my mother suffering from blood high pr...
Hello, please share your thyroid reports with me to get the proper medication. Ask your mother to follow the below treatment for high BP:- Take Rauvolfia 1x, 2 tabs daily morning empty stomach. Drink plenty of liquids and cut down your fat, salt and sugar intake. Go for a morning walk daily at least for 30 minutes. Take a sound sleep and try to avoid anger. Revert after 15 days with feedback.
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My left year is blocked with dirt and I can hear lesser than what I can hear from my right year because of that blockage. If I try to clean it with ear bud then the pain is excruciating.

Certificate in Basic Course on Diabetes Management, CCEBDM Certificate in Diabetes, MBBS
General Physician, Pune
My left year is blocked with dirt and I can hear lesser than what I can hear from my right year because of that block...
Looks like wax in your ear which has hardened. If there is no history of watery discharge in the past from that ear. Wax dissolving ear drops are available and can be used for some time. If pain persists and blockage increase see an ent specialist for proper examination and further treatment like removal or syringing etc.
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Sir, my mother is 52 years old. She is a diabetic and b. P patient. She is affected with cataract. When we approached the eye specialist, he told us that it is impossible to undergo cataract operation as her health condition is not meting the requirements of the operation. So, is there any safe mode of operation available in india for this type of patients. So, I request you to properly guide me in this situation with good advice for my mother cataract operation asap. I will ever grateful to you for this act of kindness. Thank you.

Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS), PG Dip Panchakarma, PG Dip Ksharsutra for piles,pilonidal sinus and fistula management , Post Graduate Diploma In Hospital Administration (PGDHA), Certificate in Diabetes update
Ayurveda, Navi Mumbai
Hi, don' t be panic, though u encountered the sugar n bp issue now days it can very well managed but something u missed to share so share well my request to consult your ayurveda dr so sure her both status can be made workable for operative.
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I am 52 years and have shoulder pain and light chest pain since one week. Any advice please.

MD - Pharmacology, ECFMG certified , MBBS
General Physician, Navi Mumbai
I am 52 years and have shoulder pain and light chest pain since one week. Any advice please.
Could you describe the chest pain : Location? Is it sharp localized or heaviness with pressure. Does it also go to the shoulder, jaw or back. Do you have any burning in chest or regurgitation of food. Do you also have breathlessness? When do you get pain. What relieves the pain. It is very important to rule out chest pain due to heart problem by answering the above questions and by doing an ECG. Bone and joint problems can wait. Also, do you have history of any heart disease, diabetes, increased cholesterol, family history of any of these diseases. Do you smoke,drink or use tobacco? What is/was your occupation?
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What diet chart should be followed for 55 years old female who has undergone heart surgery of strouts.

Certified Diabetes Educator, Registered Dietitian (RD), PGDD, Bachelor of Unani Medicine and Surgery (B.U.M.S), General Physician
Dietitian/Nutritionist, Mumbai
Too much cholesterol in the blood can lead to cardiovascular disease. What you eat has a direct impact on your cholesterol level. In fact, a diet rich in fiber and other cholesterol-lowering foods may help lower cholesterol as much as statin medication for some people. Working with a registered dietitian and doctor is the key to develop and maintain a successful health program to manage it. I will inform you on how to make diet, lifestyle changes, make you understand instructions for taking medication because it won't work if you don't take it as directed. Consult privately for a holistic dietary therapy to solve your problems.
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I am getting pain in the chest very often after eating, feels like pain in the esophagus tract, after eating during lunch or dinner. Due to my very busy schedule always, I forget to show it to the doctor or do not get time to visit doctor. Is it because of my routine, excessive driving to.

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
I am getting pain in the chest very often after eating, feels like pain in the esophagus tract, after eating during l...
Dear lybrateuser, - Your problem could be due to GERD -avoid spicy, fried, junk food, restrict tea, coffee to 1-2 cups per day, alcohol, tobacco if you take, sour foods, chocolate mint - chew your food well, do not skip meals, have meals on time, have 5-6 small meals including snacks rather than having three large meals, do not lye down for 1-2 hrs after meals, have dinner 2-3 hrs before bedtime, raise the pillow end by 5-6 inches when sleeping at night - take tablet Pan 40, 1 tab half an hour before breakfast daily - do regular exercise like walking whenever you get time, also do yoga & deep breathing for proper digestion.
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Hi, I am a 25yr female and I have chestpain sometime. And stomach pain also. What should I do?

Certified Diabetes Educator, Registered Dietitian (RD), PGDD, Bachelor of Unani Medicine and Surgery (B.U.M.S), General Physician
Dietitian/Nutritionist, Mumbai
pain is complex, so there are many treatment options medications, therapies, and mind-body techniques. There is evidence that certain dietary supplements and vitamins can help with certain types of pain. Fish oil is often used to reduce pain associated with swelling. A therapeutic diet complemented with few medications for pain management can also work wonders. Do reply back for medications. Being also a general physician, I prescribe both evidence based herbal as well as allopathic medicines complementing with dietary tips taking into account patient preferences.
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I had been diagnosed with high cholesterol level 5months back. I took medicine and controlled my food habbits but it's still not down to normal. It's just one level up. What to do?

MBBS, MD - Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine Specialist, Faridabad
I had been diagnosed with high cholesterol level 5months back. I took medicine and controlled my food habbits but it'...
Cholesterol level should be measured at least once every five years in everyone over age 20. The screening test that is usually performed is a blood test called a lipid profile. Experts recommend that men ages 35 and older and women ages 45 and older be more frequently screened for lipid disorders. The lipoprotein profile includes: Total cholesetrol LDL (low-density lipoprotein CHOLESETROL also called "bad"CHOLESTETROL HDL (high-density lipoprotein cholesterol, also called "good" cholesterol) TRIGLYCERIDES (fats carried in the BLOOD from the food we eat. Excess calories, alcohol, or sugar in the body are converted into TRIGLYCERIDES and stored in fat cells throughout the body. 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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What is hypertension? Which problems causes of this hypertension and which time this hypertension is coming please give me a solution and answer.

BAMS
Ayurveda, Ambala
What is hypertension? Which problems causes of this hypertension and which time this hypertension is coming please gi...
Hypertension is the increase in blood pressure higher than 140/90 mm hg. It may oocur at any age. Causes of high bp: * high salt intake * excess consumption of alcohol, coffee * obesity (overweight) * lack of exercise (sedentary lifestyle) * due to lack of sleep. * due to anxiety.
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