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Dr. Lovelena Munawar

Endocrinologist, Chennai

500 at clinic
Dr. Lovelena Munawar Endocrinologist, Chennai
500 at clinic
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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. Lovelena Munawar is one of the best Endocrinologists in Gopala Puram, Chennai. She is currently practising at Dr. Mohan's Diabetes Specialities Centre in Gopala Puram, Chennai. Book an appointment online with Dr. Lovelena Munawar on Lybrate.com.

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Is ANC Profile different than T3-T4-TSH or thyroid is part of ANC? What is the cost of this test. What is ANC stands for.

MBBS/ DGO/MS/DNB/MRCOG (UK)
Gynaecologist, Kolkata
Anc stands fr antenatal care, thyroid profile is a part of the entire profile which also includes other tests. Only tsh costs around rs 450-rs 500.
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Dear sir, I have diabetes since last 2 years, recently my penis fore skin getting scratches frequently and it is loosing it's flexible, I got idea to remove the fore skin by circumsious, Is it really helps me or not? Is there any other solution to that?

MBBS, CCEBDM, Diploma in Diabetology
Endocrinologist, Hubli-Dharwad
Dear sir,
I have diabetes since last 2 years, recently my penis fore skin getting scratches frequently and it is loos...
Mr. Lybrate-user, it is possible that there is fungal infection on the prepuce which may be causing those cracks. It is essential to check your blood sugars, if there is high glycosuria that can cause frequent infection. So keep blood sugar in good control like fasting closer to 100 mg and pp 150 to160 mg and hba1c%<7. This would avoid repeated fore skin infections. Circumcision could be good option but glucose control is most important.
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My father is of 50 yrs. He had an heart attack 15 years ago n last years he got diabetic also. Now his sugar is bit more. What should be their daily diet? Pls suggest.

Diploma in Obstetrics & Gynaecology, MBBS
General Physician, Delhi
My father is of 50 yrs. He had an heart attack 15 years ago n last years he got diabetic also. Now his sugar is bit m...
Control diabetes first with the help of medicines or insulin , write back if DM is type 1 or type 2. If heart attack occured 15 years ago and if now he is not having any symptoms , by now reversal might have occured. Get back with details please. Will Sure help you with diet but only after knowing more.
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Dr, i am past 12 years diabatic now i am useing Hemolog mix 50 insulin injection (morning 16 unit + night 10 unit ) is it better than medecin please advice

Vaidya Visharad
Ayurveda, Narnaul
Dear, Diabetes is often called the silent killer. Diabetes, is a metabolic disease in which sugar does not get metabolized properly in the body. This means that the blood sugar levels continue to be high, threatening the normal functioning of the body. According to Ayurveda There are 20 forms of Diabetes : 4 are due to Vata, 6 result from Pitta, and 10 are caused by Kapha. But Diabetes (MADHUMEHA) is.Mainly kapha dosha disease. Poorly managed diabetes can lead to a host of long-term complications like :- Heart attacks, Strokes, Blindness, Nerve damage, Amputation of Limb. Impotency in men.Visit us at www.Malhotraayurveda.Com
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How safe is invokana 100mg for a diabetic with sugar values 120-130 on fasting and 250-270 on pp? do you suggest external insulin?

MBBS, CCEBDM, Diploma in Diabetology
Endocrinologist, Hubli-Dharwad
How safe is invokana 100mg for a diabetic with sugar values 120-130 on fasting and 250-270 on pp?
do you suggest exte...
Invokana is very new drug in india, its safety in clinical studies is good, however, we are yet to use it regularly. It has definite advantages some of the existing treatments. Taking insulin injections is in fact really good for you as it can bring sugar levels rapidly under control.
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Hii, Myself sanghamitra (f) 21 yrs. I have hypothyroidism. My work shifts are even 5 pm to mrng 2 am. And I am skipping breakfast too daily. Can you please give my diet plan so that I will not increase my weight and I want to put off weight by 7-8 kgs.

MBBS, CCEBDM, Diploma in Diabetology
Endocrinologist, Hubli-Dharwad
Hii, Myself sanghamitra (f) 21 yrs. I have hypothyroidism. My work shifts are even 5 pm to mrng 2 am. And I am skippi...
lybrate-user, Your ideal body weight should be 57 kgs, that would give a BMI of 23 kgs. So to reduce weight, your dietary intake has to be less by about 20 % of the present, plus you should exercise for at least 45 minutes to 1 hour every day. To suggest a diet plan I should know current dietary habits. Thanks.
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Sir I am suffering from thyroid problem. I Sometimes pain is unbearable. Please suggest me what to do?

MBBS, MD - Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine Specialist, Faridabad
Sir I am suffering from thyroid problem. I Sometimes pain is unbearable. Please suggest me what to do?
you can take tab. combiflaim sos. IN HYPOTHYROIDISM:--- where there is deficiency of thyroxine hormone leading to sluggishness, tired feeling, weight increase, slow heart beats, intolerance to cold, swelling of legs, feet and face, difficulty in concentrating and at times in speech. Treatment for hypothyroidism is giving thyroxine tablets. And dose are according to level of thyroid for life time. Avoid bad habits . Avoid stress. Some Relax during work. Go for walk, Take plenty of water, high-carbohydrate foods such as potatoes, rice, pasta and bread. Nutrient-rich foods that improve your health may also benefit your thyroid gland, antioxidant-rich fruits and vegetables more plenty of water: Blueberries, tomatoes, bell peppers, and other foods rich in antioxidants can improve overall health and benefit the thyroid gland. Eating foods high in B vitamins, like whole grains, may also help. flax oil, Selenium: Tiny amounts of selenium are needed for enzymes that make thyroid hormones to work properly. Eating selenium-rich foods, such as sunflower seeds or Brazil nuts, can be beneficial. Tyrosine: This amino acid is used by the thyroid gland to produce T3 and T4. Taking a supplement may help, avoid oily foods,junk foods, go for walk. Do Tests every 3 to 6 months. And consult doctor on time.
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At the age of 50 years what's the moderate quantity? And can a diabetic blood sugar in borderline have beer in moderate.

Diploma in Public Health, Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS)
Ayurveda, Greater Noida
At the age of 50 years what's the moderate quantity?
And can a diabetic blood sugar in borderline have beer in moderate.
>110 and <126 is the range where you must be aware. Means if your fasting blood glucose is like this you are under moderate danger
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I am a 56 years old male diabetes from last ten years take tab. JALRA m 50/1000 BD AMARYL 3 BD nowadays SUFFERING BODY PAIN.

MBBS, CCEBDM, Diploma in Diabetology
Endocrinologist, Hubli-Dharwad
I am a 56 years old male diabetes from last ten years take tab. JALRA m 50/1000 BD AMARYL 3 BD nowadays SUFFERING BOD...
Mr. lybrate-user, With current treatment is your blood glucose level under control? Ideally fasting should be closer to 100 mg, PP 150 to 170 mg & HbA1c%<6.8. If this is achieved, then one remains fairly healthy. It is difficult to say there is constant body pain. One may look at Vitamin D3 and calsium supplements along with regular exercises. Thanks.
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I need to know which device is useful in knowing sugar level for a diabetic patient. But the device should provide accurate result. Someone Told Me To Use Accu Chek Can I Use It Or Something Else.

DRCH, BHMS
Homeopath, Bareilly
I need to know which device is useful in knowing sugar level for a diabetic patient. But the device should provide ac...
All electronic devices of checking blood sugar level have some variation [of 10 or 20] in values from laboratory values. But if you are diabetic and you have to do regular monitoring then any one of them is okay. Accu chek is more popular.
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I am suffering from anaemia and thyroid. Does this cause a problem for breathing. I have breathing problems since few months. Thank u.

BHMS
Homeopath, Delhi
yes anemia lead to breathlessness. keep your thyroid and hemoglobin under control. you can take homeopathic treatment for both
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Sir very good morning sir my father have sugar so please Tell me what to eating so please Tell me sir.

BHMS
Homeopath,
Sir very good morning sir my father have sugar so please Tell me what to eating so please Tell me sir.
Dear lybrate user, one of the major nutritional substance required for human body is carbohydrate. We take carbohydrate in the form of rice, wheat, sugar etc. The complex molecules of carbohydrate are broken down into simple glucose molecules during digestion & released in the blood stream to be absorbed by the muscle cells. Insulin hormone plays a vital role in the absorption of the glucose molecules by the muscle cells. In abnormal conditions, either due to less production of insulin or due to resistance to insulin, the process of absorption of glucose by the muscles comes to a stand still. The glucose molecules remains in the blood stream which results in the increase in the blood sugar level. This abnormal condition is clinically known as diabetes mellitus. Once a patient is diagnosed with diabetes he has to take regular medicine to keep his blood sugar level within normal limits. Take homoeopathic mother tincture gymnemna sylvestra q, 30 drops, thrice daily, after meals, in a cup of water. Also you need to walk at least 1 hour daily without any interval. Also you need to take a low carbohydrate rich diet.
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Sir my friend is a sugar patient please let us know which medicine he should take to control and do, s dont' s for him. Sir his sugar was 240 aftr breakfast

BAMS
General Physician, Delhi
Get his hba1c level checked & kft levels. Stick to vegetarion diet. Inform reports by click on private I will prescribe medicines.
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A recent health check-up has revealed tsh levels of 1.438 ulu/ml. Also vitamin b12 levels are 208 pg /ml. What implication does it have for me? I am a 26 year old single female.

MBBS, DGO (cal)
General Physician,
Nothing. If you are not anaemic (particularly megaloblastic type) or you are not having any neuro problem, you need not bother about vit b12.
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Hi I am 35 years old and have been diagnosed with diabetes and thyroid and high cholesterol levels. I have been taking a clove of garlic every morning since one month. This has reduced my cholesterol levels from 203 to 191. But still my triglycerides are on a high level of 391. My sugar levels are 134/172. TSH level is 12.63. My lever function test shows AST (SGOT) as 43 and ALT (SGPT) as 89. Does this high level of AST and ALT indicate some liver disease?

MD - Alternate Medicine, PGDIP.IN GERIATRIC CARE, Post Graduate Diploma in Holistic Healthcare
Ayurveda, Balasore
Hi I am 35 years old and have been diagnosed with diabetes and thyroid and high cholesterol levels. I have been takin...
Dear lybrate-user, you are suffering from dyslipidemia with diabetes. Don't take light the syndrome you are facing. Try to avoid sugar and control your cholesterol level with tg. Try to avoid alcohol, oily spiced rich foods. Take garlic as usual, and have physical exercise in morning and evening. Control your diet and have sugar level normal, then you will be ok.
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I am 45 and is suffering from hypothyroidism. I take thyronorm 50mcg daily. Recently I have started taking one a day women + 50 multi vitamin / multi mineral supplement. Will it have any adverse effect on my health? will I gain weight if I take these pills? should I discontinue?

MBBS, MD - Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine Specialist, Faridabad
I am 45 and is suffering from hypothyroidism. I take thyronorm 50mcg daily. Recently I have started taking one a day ...
Deficiency of thyroxine hormone leading to sluggishness, tired feeling, weight increase, slow heart beats, intolerance to cold, swelling of legs, feet and face, difficulty in concentrating and at times in speech. Treatment for hypothyroidism is giving ' THYROXINE ' tablets. And dose are according to level of thyroid for life time. Avoid iron medicines. Avoid bad habits . Avoid stress. Some Relax during work.go walk daily.avoid oily foods,junk foods. Do Tests T3,T4,TSH EVERY 3 TO 6 MONTHS. Take plenty of water, high-carbohydrate foods such as potatoes, rice, pasta and bread. Nutrient-rich foods that improve your health may also benefit your thyroid gland, antioxidant-rich fruits and vegetables more plenty of water: Blueberries, tomatoes, bell peppers, and other foods rich in antioxidants can improve overall health and benefit the thyroid gland. Eating foods high in B vitamins, like whole grains, may also help. flax oil, Selenium: Tiny amounts of selenium are needed for enzymes that make thyroid hormones to work properly. Eating selenium-rich foods, such as sunflower seeds or Brazil nuts, can be beneficial. Tyrosine: This amino acid is used by the thyroid gland to produce T3 and T4. Taking a supplement can help,
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Hello doctor. My mom is diabetic patient can you suggest me which fruits should be avoided.?

Certified Diabetes Educator, Registered Dietitian (RD), PGDD, Bachelor of Unani Medicine and Surgery (B.U.M.S), General Physician
Dietitian/Nutritionist, Mumbai
Hello doctor. My mom is diabetic patient can you suggest me which fruits should be avoided.?
hi, I am a registered dietitian, certified diabetes educator and a doctor (general physician) who will help you in your diabetes problem. Do let me know your hba1c value? also you need to provide me your daily food intake details. There are many lifestyle and dietary guidelines that can be followed: take high fiber prescribed diet which includes soluble fibre like apple, isabgol etc. Get more physical activity by prescription from a registered dietitian eat a balanced diet which includes whole grains and excludes all refined products like maida as prescribed by a registered dietitian, if you're overweight, diabetes prevention may hinge on weight loss. Every pound you lose can improve your health, and you may be surprised by how much. Participants in one large study who lost a modest amount of weight around 7 percent of initial body weight and exercised regularly reduced the risk of developing diabetes by almost 60 percent. I being a registered dietitian and doctor have been successfully helping patients with their diabetes problem. I will also prescribe medicines that will speed up the time to achieve your weight management goals. Do reply back for private consultation.
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I am a student. My parents started to control my sugar consumption as I eat cake, wafers, ice creams. I don't consume sugar any other way like coffee or milk. Is this will cause diabetics? How much should I consume my items?

MBBS, CCEBDM, Diploma in Diabetology
Endocrinologist, Hubli-Dharwad
I am a student. My parents started to control my sugar consumption as I eat cake, wafers, ice creams. I don't consume...
Mr Vinay, By consuming sweets or sugar a person does not get diabetes. However, if you have a family history of diabetes and have excess weight, central obesity (waist more than 90 cms), having an inactive lifestyle, also habituated to alcohol or smoking, then there is a possibility of getting diabetes type 2. So if you any of the above things it is better to be cautious. To keep free from T2DM, adapt a healthy lifestyle.
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