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Dr. K. Anand

MBBS, MD - General Medicine, DNB (Cardiology)

Cardiologist, Chennai

17 Years Experience  ·  500 at clinic
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Dr. K. Anand MBBS, MD - General Medicine, DNB (Cardiology) Cardiologist, Chennai
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My favorite part of being a doctor is the opportunity to directly improve the health and wellbeing of my patients and to develop professional and personal relationships with them....more
My favorite part of being a doctor is the opportunity to directly improve the health and wellbeing of my patients and to develop professional and personal relationships with them.
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Dr. K. Anand is a renowned Cardiologist in Mogappair, Chennai. Doctor has been a successful Cardiologist for the last 17 years. Doctor is a qualified MBBS, MD - General Medicine, DNB (Cardiology) . You can meet Dr. K. Anand personally at Frontier Lifeline Hospital in Mogappair, Chennai. Don’t wait in a queue, book an instant appointment online with Dr. K. Anand on Lybrate.com.

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Education
MBBS - Dr.MGR Medical University - 2000
MD - General Medicine - Dr.MGR Medical University - 2004
DNB (Cardiology) - Dr.MGR Medical University - 2008
Awards and Recognitions
Best Outgoing Student In MD , General Medicine
Professional Memberships
Cardiological Society of India (CSI)
American Heart Association

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I am 54 years old with normal body structure 5.10 height and 76 kg weight have little high BP problem with increase cholesterol taking Telma 40 and Aztor 40 once a day. I am very active in sex and like the most but from few months I have less sex drive and getting wight gain on my lower abdomen area what to do.

BHMS, MD - Alternate Medicine
Homeopath, Nagpur
I am 54 years old with normal body structure 5.10 height and 76 kg weight have little high BP problem with increase c...
Raised cholesterol level indicates problem at two levels. First the level of dietary discrepancies’ were the cholesterol is raised because of excess intake of the food which are high in cholesterol, LDL, and low intake of HDL that is good cholesterol. Second problem may be disturbed lipid metabolism were you are eating right quantity of lipids, but the bodily metabolism is disturbed. So finally if you want to cure high cholesterol in the blood you have to approach two way, first by improving your diet, and second by curing the problem of metabolism.
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Sir, he is suffering from diabetes from last 3 years and he is also a blood pressure patient. He is taking medicine from last 3 years but he is still suffering from diabetes although around 140. So, please suggest the medicine so that he will get rid of diabetes.

Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS)
Ayurveda, Udupi
Sir, he is suffering from diabetes from last 3 years and he is also a blood pressure patient. He is taking medicine f...
Dear lybrate user, only home remedies may not be sufficient enough to lower your blood sugar level. If home remedies could lower the blood sugar then there won't be such worldwide research on diabetes. Home remedies help to confine your blood sugar level to a certain extent. But if you want to lower your blood sugar level then you will surely need some medicine. We need detailed history to prescribe you suitable medicine. *Maintain healthy body weight by doing regular exercise like yoga. *Eat small amount of foods. Do not skip meals. *Take 5-6 times foods with small amount. *Avoid fast foods. No sugar, cola, soft drinks etc. *Drink plenty of water specially before meals. No underground vegetables etc. * Extra fish, lean meat etc will help you. *Avoid smoking, alcohol
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My brother is 11 years old. He is overweight (weighs 92kilo presently) what should be done to reduce his weight? 2 years back he was treated with open heart surgery because he had a hole in his heart by birth.

Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS), D.Y.N.P.
Ayurveda,
My brother is 11 years old. He is overweight (weighs 92kilo presently) what should be done to reduce his weight? 2 ye...
Avoid fast food junk food and fried avoid sugar walk daily do yoga take ayurvedic meficines give him arjun and darchini quath daily twice for 4 to 6 months.
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7 Tips for a Healthy Heart

Diploma in Nutrition and Health Education
Dietitian/Nutritionist, Ahmedabad
7 Tips for a Healthy Heart

If you are concerned about your heart’s health, it is important for you to make some dietary modifications. Simple changes in your everyday diet may offer benefits, which help in preventing future heart problems. If you suffer from high blood pressure or high cholesterol or have atrial fibrillation.

Here are some tips regarding the best diet for protecting your heart:

  1. Believe in the food hype: Having healthy meals is certainly beneficial and makes a big difference to your heart health. Consuming meals which contain vegetables, grains, low fat dairy and lean meat will allow you to live a longer and healthier life.
  2. Avoid crash diets: A crash diet may be effective, if you want to fit in a dress within one month. However, for improving your heart health, undertaking different fad diets is not useful. Meals in which a certain type of nutrients such as carbohydrates or fats are ruled out are not beneficial as well. You should have a sensible approach towards your diet and focus on food products such as vegetables, whole grains and lean meat.
  3. Do not overeat: Overeating will lead to weight gain and commonly, many people get heart attack after taking a big meal.
  4. Eat less salt: You should consume less amount of salt in your diet and do not eat more than one teaspoon of salt a day. Avoid any food item which contains high amounts of sodium. Salt is responsible for increasing blood pressure.
  5. Limit your intake of alcohol and caffeine: In case you suffer from atrial fibrillation, you should avoid caffeine and any other stimulant as they tend to trigger the symptoms. You must drink moderately as consuming more than one drink a day increases your risks of having heart problems.
  6. Choose meat wisely: You should avoid red meat, which contains large amount of saturated fats as these are not good for the heart. You should choose the leanest cuts of meats and trim all fat from it. You should opt for cuts such as flank, rump roast, tenderloin and sirloin. Pork tenderloin, chicken and turkey breast are other alternatives.
  7. Add fish to your diet: Fish is essential for improving your heart health. Try to avoid having deep fried fish and choose grilled fish or roasted fish, which are rich in Omega-3 fatty acids. Consume fishes like tuna, salmon, trout and sardines.

You should also add whole grains to your diet. They are effective in controlling blood sugar and lower the chances of diabetes. Hence, the risks of heart diseases are less if you do not have diabetes. Whole grains also help with weight loss, which is beneficial for the heart. If you wish to discuss about any specific problem, you can consult a doctor and ask a free question.

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Sir, I'm 21 male, I have been taken VIGORA GELLY from a last 2 weeks and last few days I have feel Side effects about it Like- Chest pain, High blood pressure, fast Heart beat and I can't consult it with my parents it Right now what should I take to treat the Side effects.

BHMS
Homeopath, Faridabad
Sir, I'm 21 male, I have been taken VIGORA GELLY from a last 2 weeks and last few days I have feel Side effects about...
Hello, take Nux vomica 200 ch 5 drops twice daily for 7 days. Drink lots of water daily eat fruits and green leafy vegetables.
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I am 73 years old. I want to quit taking restyl (Aplozoram) tablet .5 mg which I take to sleep. I am also Diabetic Type 2 and under medication for benign Hypertension. Metformin 500 mg 1 - 0 - 1 and Amilodopin 10 mg 1 - 0 - 0 Almost for 10 yrs. I get weird dreams at night, of my earlier life. Kindly let me know how I can get rid of addiction Aplozoram. Are the dreams due to beta blockers? If so can you prescribe alternate medicines for my hypertension.

M. sc Psychology, BHMS
Homeopath, Hyderabad
I am 73 years old. I want to quit taking restyl (Aplozoram) tablet .5 mg which I take to sleep. I am also Diabetic Ty...
Now, in this age, that too with the long h/o of diabetes, hypertension, intakeof alprozalam, all of sudden, you can not quit, but you can try alternative medicines, from homeo, which will be given based on your constitution, will help to reduce the need of those medicines gradually, so that can be tapper gradually, but not sure that, you can quit completely, as this is since long,& you r above 73 years ow, so a bit risky. By following diet tips, strict life style pattern, practicing paranayamaa, breathing exercises which will be taught by art of living, etc trusts, you can get rid of tensions& keep mentally calm/peace, which will help to get better sleep, & regarding dreams, there is no relation with medicines, its all due to your subconscious thoughts, brooding, roaring of thoughts inside.
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My blood pressure frequently goes up every evening After 4: 00 pm. It crosses 160/100. I am taking some pill still it doesn't work after 4: 00 pm it rises frequently. Here are the medicines I take: Stamlo 5 mg. 1---0----1 Betacap tr 40 1----------- Losar 25 1----0---1 Ecosprin 75. 0----1---0.

DM - Cardiology
Cardiologist, Navi Mumbai
My blood pressure frequently goes up every evening After 4: 00 pm. It crosses 160/100. I am taking some pill still it...
Dear sir, your prescription is missing essential medicines for your kind of patients. You are taking 3 medicines, still your bp is not controlled. You also need diet modification and regular morning walk. Timing of medicines is also important. You consult a cardiologist. All the best.
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I was smoking marijuana on daily basis. At that time my bp was 115/80. Then I had dengue. I quit it suddenly due to dengue. I did not smoke it from 45 days. Am feeling well now but my bp stays 140/90. So suddenly it increased after quitting marijuana. What can I do to lower my bp and keep it in normal range again? How long recovery will take to bring it on normal level?

PG Diploma in Emergency Medicine Services (PGDEMS), Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS), MD - Alternate Medicine
Ayurveda, Ghaziabad
I was smoking marijuana on daily basis. At that time my bp was 115/80. Then I had dengue. I quit it suddenly due to d...
In ayurveda, Hypertension is referred to as Rakta Capa Vriddhi and it sees the vitiation of vata and pitta doshas as the main cause. Mix 1 teaspoon of onion juice with an equal amount of honey. Take once a day for 1 week. Upon noticing improvement, continue for several more days. 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.
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I am 27 years old and I have thyroid from last 5 years also slight hypertension from last 2 years I consume eltroxin 100 for thyroid and metxyl25 for bp. How much it is gonna effect my sex life also from start I have bend in my cock. But I think its natural bend. Like banana towards down during erection it erects but takes shape of like banana downwards so anything can you advise.

MBBS, MD - Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine Specialist, Faridabad
I am 27 years old and I have thyroid from last 5 years also slight hypertension from last 2 years I consume eltroxin ...
yes it affect your sex life..banana shape dosenot affect to sex.. go with medicines which you r taking.. do meditation,morning walk, read good books.
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What is normal blood pressure? Because I feel like weakness that came in low b.p.

MBBS
General Physician, Cuttack
Normal BP for an adult is 110/70. BP greater than 130/80 is considered hypertension and less than 90/60 is called Hypotension
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Hello, I'm getting left side chest pain and in the same place back pain frequently. It comes in night or in the morning I wake up with that pain. Not regularly but like once in a week. Pain is on upper part of breast and sometimes feel like whole left breast is in pain. When asked in medical shop they are saying gas pain. I'm getting this pain from 2 months. First time pain was like hell. I felt like getting heart attack. But when rubbed a lot it was gone. After that when I get pain I used to apply tiger balm and rub and it goes away slowly. This is if I get pain in morning. If it was in night I had to sleep with that pain n do the tiger balm process in the morning. Today when I woke up I got pain and going even after applying tiger balm. Please help. Thanks in advance.

Erasmus Mundus Master in Adapted Physical Activity, MPT, BPTh/BPT
Physiotherapist, Chennai
Hello, I'm getting left side chest pain and in the same place back pain frequently. It comes in night or in the morni...
Anaemia always leads to the symptoms of being tired and also having body pain and laxity through out. To improve your immune system you have to take more haemoglobin in your diet, initially you can improve your diet and if not successful then you can take medicines to improve the immunity. It is advisable to drink or eat protein and mineral food which would be a reservoir for you to store the energy. Whenever you do breathing in and out you will feel pain in the upper back, middle back and also the pain will radiate upwards until the shoulder and also up to the chest. You might feel chest congestion and tightness and that be due to gastric trouble. Kindly do breathing exercises which might help you to get reduced with pain in the back and shoulder. Drink hot water to reduce the gastric trouble. Kindly consult gastroenterologist if you doesn’t improve.
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I am facing problem with my left chest. I do not know what happen that there is difference between my left and right chest. Always my mood is on angry situation. I consult with doctor but they said that nothing to worry it will automatically fix with time. But I have been waiting from 2 years nothing happen yet. When I go to sleep if my left chest touch with bedsheets so its hurt and pain. So I cannot sleep properly.

MBBS
General Physician, Trivandrum
I am facing problem with my left chest. I do not know what happen that there is difference between my left and right ...
You maybe most probably suffering from gastritis or gastro esophageal reflux disease. You have to avoid spicy and fried foods. Also avoid junk food and fast food. If your problems are worse, you need to take an ecg and take medications.
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At time of sleeping I feel pain suddenly on left side of my chest and also on legs.

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
At time of sleeping I feel pain suddenly on left side of my chest and also on legs.
For pain take tablet paracetamol 650 mg and Eat nutritious food and have adequate fluid intake and take physical rest
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Some time I feel pain in my heart after completing heavy workout. What should i do? please advise.

MD - Clinica Biodicity, MBBS
Cardiologist, Delhi
Some time I feel pain in my heart after completing heavy workout. What should i do? please advise.
Kindly get a complete cardiac checkup done according to your age at an executive health center. This will include some blood tests, ecg and echo etc.
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Hi I am a patient of left ventricular hypertrophy what precaution I take and what exercise I do regularly and what r my do nots pls say my age is 51 years having slight hypertension no blood sugar

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
Hi I am a patient of left ventricular hypertrophy what precaution I take and what exercise I do regularly and what r ...
Dear lybrateuser, - For your condition take some precautions - have a low salt & low fat diet, have more of fibrous foods like fruits & vegetables, beans, sprouts, spinach, low fat dairy, healthy fats like seafood, skinless chicken, a handful of mixed nuts like almonds, walnuts pistachios, cashews, peanuts - check your blood pressure regularly at least once a week - keep your weight within normal limits for your height& age - avoid alcohol & tobacco if you take - do regular exercise like walking for at least 30 min a day, try to do yoga & deep breathing, take precaution you should not strain - take medicines regularly on time as prescribed by your doctor.
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I have cough congestion and chest pain since last 3 days. Kindly suggest me home remedy and tablets.

MBBS, MBA (Healthcare)
General Physician, Delhi
I have cough congestion and chest pain since last 3 days. Kindly suggest me home remedy and tablets.
take syrup honitus 2 tsf two times a day for 5 days. take tab sinarest one tab at night for 3 days.do saline warm gargle. take steam inhalation sos. consult if not ok.
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How to get 5 cm chest expecting for police job. Any exercise or food. And I have 83 cm chest how to get 86 cm in 2months. Hight.21 years old male, 5.5 hight.

MBBS, cc USG
General Physician, Gurgaon
How to get 5 cm chest expecting for police job. Any exercise or food. And I have 83 cm chest how to get 86 cm in 2mon...
For this consult good gym trainer and take protein rich food I am giving you few examples of protein rich food from vegetarian sources spouts all dals milk soybean wheat lentils peanut butter hemp seed almonds sunflower seeds cheese.
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What is symptoms of heart attack what should we do when we have a sudden heart pain?

MD - Homeopathy, BHMS
Homeopath, Vadodara
What is symptoms of heart attack what should we do when we have a sudden heart pain?
The symptoms are various and sometimes it is silent. As a general findings you will feel Chest pain which may extend to your arms. Or even jaw. Feeling of breathing difficulty Common feeling described is gabharahat. Severe perspiration. Etc. First is to always call for help Do not strain at all. Lie down or sit. And don't wait.
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I have been smoking for almost 2 years and now I am suffering from chest pain and felling pain in my throat so how to get rid of this.

Certified Diabetes Educator, Registered Dietitian (RD), PGDD, Bachelor of Unani Medicine and Surgery (B.U.M.S), General Physician
Dietitian/Nutritionist, Mumbai
I have been smoking for almost 2 years and now I am suffering from chest pain and felling pain in my throat so how to...
It is a statistically proven fact that smokers and other tobacco users are more likely to develop disease, suffer miserably later in life and die earlier than are people who dont use tobacco. I have experience in successfully making people quit smoking through a customized smoking cessation program which includes counseling medications and support 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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5 Common Vascular Disorders

MBBS, MS - General Surgery, Fellowship in Vascular Surgery, Ted Rogers Fellowship
Vascular Surgeon, Delhi
5 Common Vascular Disorders

Vascular disorders are disorders of the vessels in your body that carry either blood or waste products. The vascular system consists of the arteries (that carry blood away from the heart), veins (that carry blood to the heart) and lymph vessels (that carry waste products to be excreted from the body). The various diseases of the vascular or circulatory system are:

  1. Peripheral Artery Disease: Peripheral arteries carry blood to the various organs and tissues in the body. Accumulation of cholesterol and fat in the vessels narrow the pathway for the blood to flow. This can impair blood flow to the tissues in the body and cause complications. Various medications used to lower cholesterol and blood pressure can also be used for peripheral artery disease.
  2. Buerger's Disease: This disease causes obstructions in the veins and arteries in the legs. This can hamper blood supply in the toes and the feet. It causes pain and may require amputation in severe cases. Treatments for this disease include smoking cessation and medications to dilute blood vessels.
  3. Aneurysm: An aneurysm is swelling in the blood vessel walls; it usually occurs in the aorta. The artery walls become fragile and are placed under a lot of stress; this may lead to a sudden rupture of the aortic vessels. This disorder is usually treated by surgical procedures.
  4. Peripheral Venous Disease: Peripheral venous disease is characterized by damage to the valves that allows blood to flow in a single direction. Damaged valves can cause blood to flow backwards and therefore, accumulate. Treatments for this disorder are incorporating certain lifestyle habits such as quitting smoking and alcohol.
  5. Blood clots in the veins: Blood clots may occur in the veins present inside the muscles of the thighs and lower legs which lead to deep vein thrombosis. You may be prescribed anti-coagulants, also known as blood thinners, to treat this disorder.

Causes
People with diseases such diabetes, high blood pressure, or kidney failure can be more likely to have vessel problems. Working with vibrating tools, being in cold temperatures, and smoking can worsen vascular problems. Causes of vascular disorders usually fit into one of 5 groups:

  1. Traumatic, which occur after injury
  2. Compressive, which occur when the pipes flatten
  3. Occlusive, which occur when pipes are blocked
  4. Tumors (growths) or malformations (deformed, tangled pipes), which may or may not be present at birth
  5. Vessel spasms, which occur when abnormal control of vessels causes them to narrow

Symptoms
Symptoms of vascular disorders can include:

  1. Pain
  2. Abnormal color changes in the fingertips
  3. Ulcers or wounds that do not heal
  4. Hand problems when in cold temperatures or locations
  5. Numbness or tingling of the fingertips
  6. Swelling
  7. Cool or cold fingers and/or hands 

    If you wish to discuss about any specific problem, you can consult a doctor.

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