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Dr. Harish

MD - Pulmonary Medicine

Pulmonologist, chennai

6 Years Experience  ·  300 - 500 at clinic
Dr. Harish MD - Pulmonary Medicine Pulmonologist, chennai
6 Years Experience  ·  300 - 500 at clinic
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To provide my patients with the highest quality healthcare, I'm dedicated to the newest advancements and keep up-to-date with the latest health care technologies....more
To provide my patients with the highest quality healthcare, I'm dedicated to the newest advancements and keep up-to-date with the latest health care technologies.
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He has helped numerous patients in his 6 years of experience as a Pulmonologist. He studied and completed MD - Pulmonary Medicine . Book an appointment online with Dr. Harish on Lybrate.com.

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Education
MD - Pulmonary Medicine - mahatma gandhi university - 2011
Awards and Recognitions
He was elected as a Fellow in American College of Chest Physicians.
Professional Memberships
Indian Medical Association (IMA)

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I am suffering from cold and cough since five days prescribe me any medicine. Or what precaution I have to take.

AUTLS, CCEDM, MD - Internal Medicine, MBBS
General Physician, Faridabad
There are several things you can do to prevent a cold—they are all easy and inexpensive and worth the effort. Wash your hands often-with soap and warm water.The germs stick to the soap and get washed down the drain. Always wash your hands after coughing or sneezing into your hands, blowing your nose, after touching someone who is sick, or when using public restrooms or telephones. Cover Your Mouth and Nose When You Sneeze or Cough- Clean your hands every time you cough or sneeze. Avoid Touching Your Eyes, Nose, or Mouth-Germs are often spread when a person touches a contaminated surface and then touches their eyes, nose, or mouth. Stay Home When You’re Sick-Get plenty of sleep, be physically active, don’t smoke, manage stress, drink plenty of fluids, and eat nutritious food so you can fend off viruses. Take healthy balanced diet...like boiled eggs.daily in breakfast .. Avoid people who have a cold or cold symptoms. Routinely clean and disinfect common areas of your home. Treatment:There is a gradual 1-3 day onset of symptoms. It often starts out as a sore throat, then a fever and coughing. As the cold progresses, the nasal mucus may thicken which is the last stage before the cold dries up. A cold usually lasts for a week or two. But, taking good care of yourself at home can relieve symptoms and help prevent complications if you are otherwise healthy. Unless you develop complications, you shouldn’t need medical treatment. Complications include bacterial infections of the ears, throat, sinuses or lungs which must be treated with antibiotics. In general you should: • get plenty of rest so your body can use its energy to fight the cold • staying at home will keep you from spreading germs • drink plenty of liquids like herbal tea or hot broth/vegetable/tomato soups. Avoid foods or drinks with caffeine which can keep you from getting enough sleep Runny Nose and Sneezing- if you have post nasal drip, gargle to keep from getting a sore throat. Drink extra fluids. (avoid sugary and high calorie drinks) Use saline nasal sprays or nasal irrigation • Tablet Nasorest-P once/twice daily may reduce the amount of mucous. • Humidify the rooms you are in most or your whole house if possible. • Do steam inhalation once or twice daily Cough-Coughing is how your body gets rid of debris and mucus from the airways during a viral infection. Unless your cough is severe or is keeping you from resting at night, it is better not to treat it. A severe cough can be treated with a cough syp, but don’t try to completely stop the cough. There are two types of coughs. Productive and non-productive or dry cough. Non-productive, dry cough. A dry, hacking cough may develop near the end of a cold. Dry coughs that follow viral colds are often worse at night and can last up to several weeks. Take syrup Alex-D for a dry cough. Cough drops can sooth an irritated throat, but most don’t affect the cough. Productive cough. A productive cough is one that brings up mucus from the back of the throat or the lungs. Productive coughs should not be suppressed to the point they no longer bring up mucus. Use syrup Alex. Drink lots of water if you have a productive cough. Head and Body Aches- Take tablet dolo-650 mg for fever once or twice daily
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Hi I am 27 years old and have tb. I am taking akt 3. For last 6 months and I have gained 7 kg weight in this period. Is this weight gain due to medicine.

MD - General Medicine
Internal Medicine Specialist, Noida
Hi I am 27 years old and have tb. I am taking akt 3. For last 6 months and I have gained 7 kg weight in this period. ...
Weight gain on taking anti tuberculosis drugs is a good sign. Weight gain is due to you becoming free of tuberculosis bacteria. Though anti tuberculosis drugs have lot of side effects but generally weight gain is not due to drugs.
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I am having a trouble while breathing I can't breathe properly while bicycle riding and while swimming. Please reply fast.

MBBS
General Physician, Chandigarh
You should get clinically examined and investigated immediately please consult a good physician and get it done.
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Is it advisable to go to gym and workout, if I am having cough and taking medicines for cough.

Ph.D - Ayurveda, MD - Ayurveda, Diploma in Diet and Nutrition, Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS), Diploma Yoga
Ayurveda, Jaipur
Is it advisable to go to gym and workout, if I am having cough and taking medicines for cough.
Home remedy for dry cough: 5 basil leaves, 4 black pepper, 4 munakka, 5 gms liquorice (mulethi), 3 gms banafsha - boil these in 200 ml of water till it becomes 100 ml. Filter it. Add 2-3 patasha in it and drink lukewarm for 3-4 nights. Sleep well covered. Dry cough will be relieved. Also continue to chew mulethi. You can also have steam with vicks.
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Hello doctor, I am suffering for cough and cold from yesterday. Please give me a quick remedy for it as I have to join my office from tomorrow.

PG Diploma in Emergency Medicine Services (PGDEMS), Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS), MD - Alternate Medicine
Ayurveda, Ghaziabad
Take pranacharya kasantak syrup 2-2 tsf in hot water twice a day. Take sitopaladi. Praval and tankan bhasm churna with honey 3-4 times a day. Take ginger black pepper and basil leaves tea. .gargle with hot water (salted) avoid milk. Cold drinks. Take hot water steam.
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I am suffering from cough and I am getting too much stomach pain when I get too much cough please solve my problem.

MBBS
General Physician, Cuttack
I am suffering from cough and I am getting too much stomach pain when I get too much cough please solve my problem.
1. Do warm saline gurgling 3-4 times daily 2. Take viscodyne d syrup 2tsf thrice daily if it is a dry cough or viscodyne syrup if cough is associated with sputum 3. You may have to take antibiotic along with it after consulting doctor, if no relief4. Avoid smoking if you smoke.
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I have sore throat from past week and also have severe cough, please suggest me a remedy thank you.

BHMS
Homeopath, Faridabad
I have sore throat from past week and also have severe cough, please suggest me a remedy thank you.
Hello. For sore throat, need to follow the points: - Avoid cold things, fried/ oily food. -Avoid excessive use of voice/ roughly using voice or else shouting. - Gargle with salt and warm water solution thrice daily. - Take Ginger tea. - Avoid excessive cold air or sudden change of temperature (like coming from heat/ sunlight to an A/C room). - Can cover your throat with a stole. Take homoeopathic medications - Schwabe's Kali Mur. 6x/ 4 times a day and Alpha- CF/ 1 tab. - both twice a day daily- for 3 days. Revert me back.
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My daughter 3.3yrs old suffers from cough very often even her nose is blocked and nothing comes out she has that problem when she lies down therefore hinders in sound sleep

DNB (Respiratory diseases), MBBS
Allergist/Immunologist, Nagpur
She is having nasal allergy and therefore nose block and sore throat and repeated cough. Unless her nasal allergy gets treated cough will not stop. Cough is due to persistent trickling of nose secretions from the back of nose over throat.
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I am suffering from dry cough for the last 2 weeks and I have chest pain whenever I cough hard. Can you suggest what should be done?

Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS), MD - Ayurveda
Ayurveda, Noida
I am suffering from dry cough for the last 2 weeks and I have chest pain whenever I cough hard. Can you suggest what ...
Some home remedies for u 1 use Vicks Vaporub on your chest neck and forehead 2 Steam inhalation with coriander seeds 3 Besan ka halwa before sleep 4 Mulethi 1 inch to be chewed at bedtime Get urself medically examined for the cause and treatment of the cough and use above as supportive
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I am 24 years old. I am suffering from asthma 10 years. Can I need to take any precaution. please help me.

Certified Diabetes Educator, Registered Dietitian (RD), PGDD, Bachelor of Unani Medicine and Surgery (B.U.M.S), General Physician
Dietitian/Nutritionist, Mumbai
do you have family history of asthama? the right medications for you depend on a number of things, including your age, your symptoms, your breathing triggers and what seems to work best to keep your breathlessness under control. Preventive, long-term control medications reduce the inflammation in your airways that leads to symptoms. Quick-relief inhalers (bronchodilators) quickly open swollen airways that are limiting breathing. In some cases, allergy medications are necessary. Do reply back for medication prescriptions. Being also a general physician and registered dietitian, I prescribe both evidence based herbal as well as allopathic medicines complementing with dietary guidelines and home remedies carefully personalized for each individual patient.
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I have cold and cough last 15 days medicine used but response is slow what happened.

AUTLS, CCEDM, MD - Internal Medicine, MBBS
General Physician, Faridabad
Several things can be done to prevent cold: -Always wash your hands after coughing or sneezing into your hands, blowing your nose, after touching someone who is sick, or when using public restrooms or telephones. -Cover your mouth and nose when you sneeze or cough. -Get plenty of rest/sleep.Avoid people who have a cold or cold symptoms. -Drink plenty of fluids(veg/tomato soups,dal water/coconut water/herbal tea etc), and eat nutritious food(like sprouts/milk). Avoid fatty foods or drinks with caffeine -Treatment: A cold usually lasts for a week or two. Unless you develop complications, you shouldn't need medical treatment. -Gargle to keep from getting a sore throat.Take only lukewarm water to drink during the day -Use saline nasal sprays or nasal irrigation. -Tablet nasorest-p once/twice daily may ease breathing. -Do steam inhalation once or twice daily.
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I am suffering from dry cough and there was a pain in my chest. Please suggest me any medicine.

PG Diploma in Emergency Medicine Services (PGDEMS), Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS), MD - Alternate Medicine
Ayurveda, Ghaziabad
I am suffering from dry cough and there was a pain in my chest. Please suggest me any medicine.
Take pranacharya kasantak syrup 2-2 tsf in hot water twice a day...Take sitopaladi..praval and tankan bhasm churna with honey 3-4 times a day...take ginger black pepper and basil leaves tea.. ..gargle with hot water(salted) avoid milk...cold drinks....take hot water steam.......
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I am TB patient and consuming ciggrete. Is there is direct connection bw TB and ciggrete. Can TB get worst by it?

MBBS
General Physician, Udaipur
Yes. Please stop cigarette instantly. Take nicotin chewing gum you can take it from medical store. Chewing gum will help you to get rid of cigarette. Cigarette is not an addiction its just a thing by which you feel cool. Just like you throw old clothes, through this habit too.
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I have mucus problem since 2-3 years. It blocks my nose and mouth every 2-3 hour which is very irritating and I have to go washroom every time for this which is not possible too many times during my classes. What should I do.

PDDM, MHA, MBBS
General Physician, Nashik
1. Stay away from Dust and Pollution. 2. Increase your immunity, eat plenty of Fruits and vegetables. 3. Kee Hydrated. Drink plenty of water and soups. 4. Exercise - Make it a habit to exercise or run for 45 minutes daily. This will improve your immunity. 5. Green Tea - Drink green Tea and coffee , They contain flavnoids and will.improve your immunity. 6. Multivitamin - A good multivitamin of Antioxidants will also help you avoid cold and allergies . 7. Avoid eating outside food . 8. Handful of nuts like walnuts and almonds will improve your immunity to fight of the cold and allergies. 9. Maintain Healthy weight. 10. Yoga may also help in improving once immunity and inner strength.
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What is a basic symptoms of flu? And tell me about the cough problems and fever and cough?

MD PULMONARY, DTCD
Pulmonologist, Faridabad
What is a basic symptoms of flu? And tell me about the cough problems and fever and cough?
Viral infection, usualy in winter season, spreads by coughing/ sneezing, having symtoms of running nose, fever, sneezing. Need paracetamol sos, rest and plenty of fluids.
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Suffering from the headache and cough from last 2 weeks which is the best tablet for headache and cough?

MBBS
General Physician, Cuttack
Suffering from the headache and  cough from last 2 weeks which is the best tablet for headache and cough?
1. Take one tablet of paracetamol 500mg sos after food up to a maximum of three tablets daily 2. Do warm saline gurgling 3-4 times daily 3.. Take Viscodyne D syrup 2tsf thrice daily if it is a dry cough or viscodyne syrup if cough is associated with sputum 4. You may have to take antibiotic along with it if no relief 5. consult me for further advice
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I am suffering from dry cough for the last two weeks and I have chest pain when ever I cough hard, can you suggest what should be done.

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
I am suffering from dry cough for the last two weeks and I have chest pain when ever I cough hard, can you suggest wh...
Dear lybrateuser, avoid drinking drinking cold water or any other cold drink. Drink luke warm water & warm tea, milk, soup. Do gargles at least 2-3 times in a day, in a glass of water add a pinch of salt. Also do steam inhalation 2-3 times a day. Avoid dust in & outside the house for which you can use a mask. You can take syrup chericof 1 tablespoon 3 times a day. If still no relief then consult a doctor as you may require to do investigations to find out the cause of your cough & take proper treatment.
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When I run or when I do physical work like cleaning the house, I feel like large amount of phlegm is stored in my chest/neck. What should I do to remove this phlegm? Please help!

BHMS
Homeopath, Thane
Hi take following medicines nat suph 30 4pills to be sucked thrice a day for 15 days kali bich 200 4pills to be sucked thrice a day for 15 days take plain water steam once a day.
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