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Dr. C Balamurugan

Ophthalmologist, Chennai

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Dr. C Balamurugan Ophthalmologist, Chennai
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Dr. C Balamurugan is one of the best Ophthalmologists in Vadapalani, Chennai. You can consult Dr. C Balamurugan at Vasan Eye Care Hospital - Vadapalani in Vadapalani, Chennai. You can book an instant appointment online with Dr. C Balamurugan on Lybrate.com.

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Sir I have a genuine problem of colour blindness since last few days I m unable to rectify the difference between colours. So can you please help me. I hope that you will resolve my problem.

DHMS (Hons.)
Homeopath, Patna
Sir I have a genuine problem of colour blindness since last few days I m unable to rectify the difference between col...
Hello, take homoeo-medicines** @ physostigma 30-4 drops thrice a day. * take, carrots, apples, papaya, spinach, milk regulalrly take care.
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I have irritate in eyes. I will turn red when I rub with hand or any cloth. Water will appear automatic. So please help me for this problem.

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
I have irritate in eyes. I will turn red when I rub with hand or any cloth. Water will appear automatic. So please he...
Watering and irritation 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 to visit a local doctor for an eye check up as a final examination can only be made after physical examination.-------------------till then use following homoeopathic medicinefor 5 days-------------- euphrasia 30 (dr reckeweg) drink 2 drops direct on tongue every 2-3 hrly---------------- cineraria /euphrasia eyedrops (sbl) pour into eyes 1-2 drops 3 times daily--------------------- report after 5 days----------------------
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Hi I am 25 year old female, working in Mnc 9 to 6 timings, I feel I have high bp, because I am constantly being angry on every other person. Please suggest me. Do I need to see a doctor?

M.Sc - Applied Psychology, Advanced diploma in counselling psychology
Psychologist, Mumbai
Hi I am 25 year old female, working in Mnc 9 to 6 timings, I feel I have high bp, because I am constantly being angry...
Hello lybrate-user, it seems your are doing a lot of work. Working time also is more. Seems like you don't get much time for your self. Work load seems to be more than you can handle. Coming back to anger management. People don't know what you are going through. And it's not their fault that you are working so much. You have to take care of your self and your health. Anger mostly arises from some deficiency of and not others. You have to learn to handle stuff and people. Regarding your bp you should definitely visit a doctor and get it checked. The body has the tendency to adjust to your stress. But if your stress level increase to such a level that the body cannot adjust anymore more and starts giving signals in the from of bp, diabetes, headaches, neck pain, shoulder pain, stiffness etc. That the time one should understand that it's time to change our lifestyle and eventually our thoughts. Tc.
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My eyes are exposed to computer and I am suffering from severe headache should I keep glasses when working on computer.

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
My eyes are exposed to computer and I am suffering from severe headache should I keep glasses when working on computer.
Hello 1. Use antiglare glasses 2. Blink a lot 3. Cold compresses 4 use lubricating eyedrop like flogel.
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My eyes getting reddish when some dust entered into my eyes, it's very painful, so what will I do now?

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
My eyes getting reddish when some dust entered into my eyes, it's very painful, so what will I do now?
Homoeopathic medicine EUPHRASIA 30 ( Dr Reckeweg) Drink 2 drops direct on tongue every 2-3 hrly CINERARIA /EUPHRASIA EYEDROPS ( SBL ) pour into eyes 1-2 drops 3 times daily
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I'm 23 year old male (Currently staying in bangalore), From last 8 months while sitting on the toilet tub small white substance is passing through the urin and i'm very scared and shy to consult doctors about this issues. Please help me with this issues. Please tell me surgery is needed or can cure with tablets. I'm very scared about this and i'm from Bangalore so how can I contact doctors over the phone or gmail.

DHMS (Hons.)
Homeopath, Patna
I'm 23 year old male (Currently staying in bangalore), From last 8 months while sitting on the toilet tub small white...
Dear lybrate user, relax! your bowel movement is irregular, and you might b suffering from constipation and indigestion. Take, plenty of water to eliminate toxins and to restore metabolic action to complete your digestion & to soften your stool to b evacuated smoothly refraining excretion of prostatic fluid while passing stool. Take, easily digestible, simple, non irritant diet on time. Take homoeo medicine. @ nux vom 20-6 pills, thrice a day. @ lycopodium 1000-6 pills, wkly go for a walk in the morning to restore blood circulation. Report, wkly, please. Take care, no surgery is required.
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Corneal Abrasion - How To Treat It?

FRCS, MD - Ophthalmology , MBBS
Ophthalmologist, Delhi
Corneal Abrasion - How To Treat It?

Your eyes are one of the most important parts of your body. They are delicate and essential. But, there are instances of it getting injured. Corneal abrasion or scratched eye is one of the most common injuries related to the eye. It causes discomfort to the eyes. It also leads to reddening of the eye and makes it hypersensitive to light. Corneal abrasions are caused due to loss of corneal cell in the upper region of the cornea. The top or upper layer is known as corneal epithelium.

Cornea is the front part of the eye. It’s task is to help in focusing of light and enables us to see objects. A good and healthy cornea is needed and a must for having good eyesight. Thus, it is always advisable to consult an ophthalmologist immediately after you notice a corneal abrasion or meet with an accident that has led to corneal injury.

What Are The Factor That Causes Corneal Abrasions?

There are a number of ways that can result in corneal abrasion. It should be kept in mind that anything that comes in direct contact with the eye can lead to corneal injury. It is a painful scratch on the clear part of the eye or cornea.countless ways to get a corneal abrasion. Objects ranging from tree branches, paper, make up tools, finger, pet, debris in the workplace to sports toll, anything can cause an injury to the eye.

Most of the corneal abrasions are n’t caused due to traumatic incidents that are noticeable. Your cornea might get affected by sand, dust and any other tiny object. The chance of corneal abrasion increases with dry eyes. The problem gets worse at the time of waking up from sleep. If your eyes are dry, it will get hurt as the lids can tear and dislodge a part of the cornea. It is a myth that contact lenses protect your eyes. They can also be the cause behind corneal abrasion.

Symptoms Of Scratched Cornea:

It is important to know that the cornea is one of the most sensitive parts of our body. Any injury in the cornea can be really painful. Other symptoms may include redness, tearing, headache, blurry vision, etc.

Treatments For Corneal Abrasion:

The treatment depends upon the severity of the injury. Minor injuries can be cured with the help of non-preserved lubricating drops. It fastens the natural healing process. These are also treated with the use of antibiotic drops. The healing may take some two to three days times.

Treatment for a corneal abrasion depends on the severity of the wound and the cause. Minor abrasions sometimes can be treated with non-preserved lubricating drops to keep your eye moist and comfortable while your eye's natural healing process takes place. In critical cases, an antibiotic ointment might be asked to use for a longer period.

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I have hyper myopia with power in right eyes -28D and -22D in left eyes. Can you please suggest the best treatment.

M.Optom, D.Opt
Optometrist, Noida
I have hyper myopia with power in right eyes -28D and -22D in left eyes. Can you please suggest the best treatment.
Best option for you would be to have vision ICL done A lens is implanted in the posterior chamber between the natural lens and the iris. In case you don't want to go for surgical procedures, you may try Scleral RGP lenses.
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4 Reasons Why Sunglasses are More than Just a Style Statement

MS, MBBS
Ophthalmologist, Delhi
4 Reasons Why Sunglasses are More than Just a Style Statement

Sunglasses are an important part of the accessories you use in summer or any time of the year. They help you to look fashionable and stylish and also make a pretty good style statement. But is that the only job of sunglasses? Or do they have something more to them? Here are a few reasons why sunglasses are more than just a style statement:

1. Decrease in eye problems: Generally, you use sunscreen to protect your skin from the Sun’s glare. Similarly, sunglasses protect your eyes from the harmful UV rays of the sun. It is extremely important for you to protect the eyes so that the harmful UV rays cannot enter the sensitive eye tissue and harm them. If you do not use sunglasses, then you have a higher chance of damaging your eye tissue than a person who uses them regularly. Bear in mind that the strong UV rays can cause serious permanent damage to your eyes.

2. Protection from other environmental components: Not only is the sun harmful to your eyes, but also the wind can be extremely dangerous for them. Dirt, sand, dust particles can fly into your eyes even when just a breeze is blowing. On a windy day, damage can be much more. If you are wearing sunglasses when out on a windy day, they act like a shield to your eyes against the wind and the particles,which might enter your eye.

3.  Helps clear vision: It s often difficult to have a clear vision when out in the Sun. The bright sunlight doesn’t give you the clarity in vision. Without protection, you will have reduced vision as the bright glare of the Sun might cause you discomfort in your eyes and limit your vision as you will have to squint in the bright light.

4. Helps prevent aging: Although it might sound a bit surprising, but wearing sunglasses actually helps in prevent aging. The bright glare of the sun causes you to squint and this causes the age lines to appear. So, if you wear sunglasses and your eyes are protected from the bright sunlight, then you will not be squinting anymore, and hence it will not cause the age lines to appear before time.

So now, before you think that sunglasses only make you look good, think again about how they actually do much more than that. If you wish to discuss about any specific problem, you can consult a doctor and ask a free question.

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I am 19 years old girl I have sags under my lower eyes. It makes difference between my eyes and checks. I want to permanently remove it and I want to have a perfect, smooth face. please tell me about non surgical treatment for get ride of eye bags with cost range upto 15000 rupees.

MS - Ophthalmology
Ophthalmologist, Rewa
I am 19 years old girl I have sags under my lower eyes. It makes difference between my eyes and checks. I want to per...
Dear lybrate-user:- as per your complaints, you r suffering from lower eye lid bagginess be with refractive error. Following treatment is being recommended to you take regullar aerobic exercises, green vegetables, coloured fruits, plenty of water. Laughing is good medicine & it straches the underlined lower lid skin, subside the bagginess. Es problems.
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I have red eyes from 10 days what prescription. Or tablet should. I take to solve this problem any solutions for it.

FPRS, DNB Ophtalmology
Ophthalmologist, Pune
I have red eyes from 10 days what prescription. Or tablet should. I take to solve this problem any solutions for it.
Dear lybrate user, red eyes could be because of many reasons but commonly it is due to allergy or infection. You need to visit eye specialist to differentiate between the two as the treatment is different. Also get your eyes checked for any glass power
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I have problem in my eyes during watching tv from two years ago. What precaution should I take.

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
I have problem in my eyes during watching tv from two years ago. What precaution should I take.
You are suffering from computer vision syndrome that is eye and vision-related problems that result from prolonged computer and cell phone use. The most common symptoms eyestrain headaches blurred vision dry eyes neck and shoulder pain and heaviness or fatigues eyes. Methods to prevent this are Rest your eyes for 15 minutes after two hours of continuous use, BLINK a lot, use antiglare glasses, COld compresses and use good lubricating eyedrop
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For the past 3 days I have had eye pain at the back of both my eyes. It also hurts when I move my eyes. It is in both my eyes but it appears to alternate. I also feel as though my eye muscles are very stiff and sore and limits my eye movement. I also feel as though my vision is zoning out, blurring my vision and making it difficult to focus. I feel as though I am constantly fighting to keep my eyes focused. Furthermore I have a heavy pressure feeling behind and around my eyes and in my head. It also feels around my nose. I have heavy brow ache and also tension type headache. In general my face, eyes and head feels tense and sore. I am also getting intermittent ear ache, my temples are tender, my cheek also feels slightly numb and I feel like I have toothache slightly. I do not have any nose congestion or cold symptoms so just wondering what this can be?

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Dentist, Chennai
For the past 3 days I have had eye pain at the back of both my eyes. It also hurts when I move my eyes. It is in both...
We need more investigations (full mouth x-ray) to decide upon treatment. Dental tips: - visit a dentist every six months for cleaning and a thorough dental check-up. Limit sugary food to avoid tooth decay. Gargle your mouth thoroughly after every meal. Scrub gently to clean your tongue with a tongue cleaner. Floss all your teeth inter dentally & brush twice daily, morning & night, up & down short vertical strokes, with ultra-soft bristles, indicator brush. Tooth brush to be changed every 2 months.
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Its about my eyes. During studying I sometimes loose my sight n it also pains sometimes n water goes from the eyes a lot. What should I do?

FPRS, DNB Ophtalmology
Ophthalmologist, Pune
Its about my eyes. During studying I sometimes loose my sight n it also pains sometimes n water goes from the eyes a ...
Take frequent breaks while studying and dip a handkerchief in cold water and keep it over closed eyes for 2 minutes during breaks, you will feel better. Also get your eyes checked for any spectacle number
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My eye is looks red and after working for long nights my vision gets blur what should I have to do is there any medicine or natural thing that doesn't harm ful to body.

FPRS, DNB Ophtalmology
Ophthalmologist, Pune
My eye is looks red and after working for long nights my vision gets blur what should I have to do is there any medic...
If you r using computers a lot then 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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I have not been able to seeing the view conveniently in the screen of phone or television if the view is some brighter for some months. I use my phone on night screen even on day time. I can see everything clearer but after few minutes my eyes starts paining n tears comes out. please help me to get through this.

MBBS, DOMS, MS - Ophthalmology, , Fellowship in phacoemusification
Ophthalmologist, Patna
I have not been able to seeing the view conveniently in the screen of phone or television if the view is some brighte...
You should consult ophthmologist for refraction & if any ,use antiglare glass & if no retractive power use plane antiglare glass .You are also suffering from dryness (computer Vision syndrome) because you don't know how to work on computer. One should have normal blinking while working on computer or smartphone but number of blinking drastically goes down from around 24 per minute to around 8 per minute causing all your problem .one should use lubricating eye drops (Refresh liquigel) regularly 4-5 times who are addicted to smartphone or computer, with regards.
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I have spectacles. My eyes no. Is 0.75 L &1.0R I want to know that ,is it require to wear glass when I read my books for study.

BHMS
Homeopath, Faridabad
I have spectacles. My eyes no. Is 0.75 L &1.0R I want to know that ,is it require to wear glass when I read my books ...
Hi, yes, you need to wear spectacles while studying or working on computer/ laptop or smart phones, etc. Where eyes gets strained. Visit any reliable sources and get made an anti-glare coating to reduce eyestrain.
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meri eyes m 5 days se computer m kam krte time pani aa rha h please koi solution btaye.

BHMS
Homeopath, Faridabad
meri eyes m 5 days se computer m kam krte time pani aa rha h please koi solution btaye.
Hi, Aap homoeopathic medicine - Euphrasia eye drops din mein 2-3 baar dale. Computer par kaam karte waqt har 1 ghante mein kuch minute ki small breaks le. Khane me hari sabziyan khaye. 6-9ghante ki neend rozana le.
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My friend has red eyes from last 4 days is it safe to ask him to watch a 5d movie today or not?

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
My friend has red eyes from last 4 days is it safe to ask him to watch a 5d movie today or not?
Do not do it as the bright light and fast moving scenes will further add to his problems related to eyes.
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I have red eye over 5 day and also having continues head pain what should I do for that.

MBBS, cc USG
General Physician, Gurgaon
I have red eye over 5 day and also having continues head pain what should I do for that.
you may be having headache because of stress/ refractory problems/ any ENT problem or may be Migraine Headache follow advises given below: You can take(If No drug allergy) : 1. Tablet Crocin (Paracetamol 500 mg) one tablet after food when required for headache after food for 2-3 days (maximum 2 tablets with gap of 12 hour can be taken in a day) 2. Adequate sleep 6-8 hr in a day 3. Get check eyes for refractive error 4.We need to go for ENT evaluation to rule out sinusitis 5. Get BP checked 6. Regular physical exercise and meditation and yoga complete history of your headache for further management like duration, severity, aggravating factors/relieving/ triggering/ associated factor to reach diagnosis consult physician for further management.
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