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Dr. Dhanapal

Cardiologist, Chennai

500 at clinic
Dr. Dhanapal Cardiologist, Chennai
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I want all my patients to be informed and knowledgeable about their health care, from treatment plans and services, to insurance coverage....more
I want all my patients to be informed and knowledgeable about their health care, from treatment plans and services, to insurance coverage.
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Dr. Dhanapal is an experienced Cardiologist in Nandanam, Chennai. You can meet Dr. Dhanapal personally at Oxymed Hospital Pvt Ltd in Nandanam, Chennai. You can book an instant appointment online with Dr. Dhanapal on Lybrate.com.

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I am suffering from hypertension and taking Telma H, should I continue or review needed my bp is 155 by 95.

MBBS, M.S, M. Ch, F.I.A.C.S
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I am suffering from hypertension and taking Telma H, should I continue or review needed my bp is 155 by 95.
B. P still high. Review needed. Plenty of vegetable and fruits. Exercise. Meditation good. Salt less than 2g day.
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Hi I am 20 years old and am suffering from high blood pressure and. Some time I get bad headache due to which I am unable to see at that particular time kindly suggest what can be done.

PG Diploma in Emergency Medicine Services (PGDEMS), Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS), MD - Alternate Medicine
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Hi I am 20 years old and am suffering from high blood pressure and. Some time I get bad headache due to which I am un...
In ayurveda, Hypertension is referred to as Rakta Capa Vriddhi and it sees the vitiation of vata and pitta doshas as the main cause...take sarpgandha vati twice a day...yogendra ras...akik bhasm works very good in case of hypertension....avoid salty diet...oily food...lower your stress...do pranayama early morning....

My father have high Bp problem can you tell me some good medicines that work properly and save. My father age upto 50.

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My father have high Bp problem can you tell me some good medicines that work properly and save. My father age upto 50.
You may monitor your b. P daily. Avoid fats and carbohydrates in your diet. Walk daily in morning at least for 30 minutes. You may take beepee aid available in homoeopathic store. Take 10-12 drops in 1/4th cup of water daily thrice. Consult me back after 10 days.
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I am 52 years old, I have hypertension, iam using medicines and it is under control. I am getting more sleep. While reading, doing work I am getting sleep. Kindly advise me to get rid of this unusual sleep.

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Hypertension drugs does not have sedative effect. Might be because of nutrition & vitamin deficiency best wishes.

Why some doctors suggest to eat a little amount of afeem if you are a heart patient?

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Why some doctors suggest to eat a little amount of afeem if you are a heart patient?
For a heart attack, morphine is used in the emergency setting to relieve pain. Its not advisable to eat afeem.
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I have chest right side pain every 2 - 3 days once that time some cough. what can I do? Please help me.

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I have chest right side pain every 2 - 3 days once that time some cough. what can I do? Please help me.
take tab dolo sos, it will help. get x ray chest done, back with report, so that i can help. welcome.
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I am 30 year old and my BP is in border condition I, e 140. What should I eat to reduce BP or any medication is required to reduce please help me.

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I am 30 year old and my BP is in border condition I, e 140. What should I eat to reduce BP or any medication is requi...
To control & maintain Blood pressure to 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 was feeling restless feeling in heart from few days. So today I do ECG test which is ok. Then I do kft test, lft, lipid profile in which triglycerides is 181mg/dl and LDL cholesterol is 111mg/dl and sodium is 135mEq/l. Otherwise all report is ok. Suggest me what should I do.

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I was feeling restless feeling in heart from few days. So today I do ECG test which is ok. Then I do kft test, lft, l...
First of all start using triphala n cinnamon strain every night and morning and medohar guggul 2 bd. Triphala powder (coarsely groound) may be soaked in water 2 tsp powder in a glass of water. Keep for 7-8 hrs or, mash a bit, filter, drink. In this water add one stick of ceylone cinnamon also. (cinnamon stick to be used only one time either morning or at night)
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Exercise

MD - Internal Medicine, CCMD(Diabetology), PG Course in Diabetology
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One should exercise at least 45-60 min per day, at least 5 days per week to prevent diabetes, heart disease, who are at high risk and also applied to those who are suffering from these disease.
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Hi I am 29 years old male and suffering from chest pain in left side.What can i do?

Fellowship in Interventional Cardiology, DNB Cardiology, DNB (General Medicine), MBBS
Cardiologist
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Hi I am 29 years old male and suffering from chest pain in left side.What can i do?
Please get a 2d echo and stress test done. Mostly they will be normal. You need not worry if they are normal. Please see a cardiologist.

My mom underwent an angiography yesterday, which result in 100% blockage in LAD and 90% in RC. Doctors suggest angioplasty. On 23 april we have my brother's marriage, so can we go for angioplasty after 15 days. Please suggest. Thanks.

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My mom underwent an angiography yesterday, which result in 100% blockage in LAD and 90% in RC. Doctors suggest angiop...
No you should not wait for heart attack to start with so much of blockages, she is free from symptoms now, get angioplasty done and feel free from the dangers of having to live with blocks in major blood vessels of heart.
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Hello sir l am 26 year old girl. I want to know that the fear of heart attack can produce symptom like heart pain, shoulder back pain and difficulties in digestion? I am having this fear since two years. And unable to concentrate on daily activities. Sometime whenever I got emotional this fear and symptoms come simultaneously. I have done ecg, lipid test and xray 8 months ago. And reports are normal. So is everything is alright with me.

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Hello sir l am 26 year old girl. I want to know that the fear of heart attack can produce symptom like heart pain, sh...
Anxiety and stress are common causes of chest pain that mimics pain due to structural heart disease. You need to relax. Yoga and meditation can help. Anxiety if persistent needs psychiatrist's counselling.
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Hi Can you suggest some natural way to reduce triglycerides and improve hdl? I am a smoker, drink moderately and exercise for one hour 4 days in a week.

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Hi Can you suggest some natural way to reduce triglycerides and improve hdl? I am a smoker, drink moderately and exer...
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.

My pulse rate is 76 and my cholesterol LDL is 180 do I need to take medication or regular exercise will help me get LDL down? I do walk for 45 minutes everyday and have started with yoga too. Kindly advise.

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My pulse rate is 76 and my cholesterol LDL is 180 do I need to take medication or regular exercise will help me get L...
Just monitor your ldl level every 3 months and if it continues to be more than 130 mg you may start drugs after consulting a doctor. The medication needs to be taken lifelong to provide protection from cardiovascular disease.
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I get urination frequently. I am taking medicines for bp.

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I get urination frequently. I am taking medicines for bp.
Get urine complete test and sonography of abdomen and pelvis done, as there r chances of enlarged prostate at this age.
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My mother is facing her problem as her blood pressure goes down and after that her head get pain help me to solve me this.

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My mother is facing her problem as her blood pressure goes down and after that her head get pain help me to solve me ...
Hi, for low b. P. It is advisable to give her lime water with salt and sugar twice daily. If she suffers from vertigo, make sure she rests and gets her 7 hours sleep at night. All the best.

She is having fever for 2-3 days. She has diabetes and high blood pressure. What to do?

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She is having fever for 2-3 days. She has diabetes and high blood pressure. What to do?
Belladonna - 30 / 5 drops in little water thrice a day for two days. Revert back after two days with feedback.
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