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Dr. Nandhakumar

Cardiologist, Chennai

Dr. Nandhakumar Cardiologist, Chennai
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My experience is coupled with genuine concern for my patients. All of my staff is dedicated to your comfort and prompt attention as well....more
My experience is coupled with genuine concern for my patients. All of my staff is dedicated to your comfort and prompt attention as well.
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Dr. Nandhakumar is a renowned Cardiologist in Tambaram, Chennai. You can meet Dr. Nandhakumar personally at Jawahar Hospital in Tambaram, Chennai. You can book an instant appointment online with Dr. Nandhakumar on Lybrate.com.

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I am suffering from high cholesterol. Is coconut oil, a good substitute for sunflower oil. Why do drs. Advise us not to use coconut oil?

MBBS, DMRD, MD - Radio Diagnosis, FIIM(Ayurved), D.SC, Post Doctoral Fellowship of Institute of Indian Medicine, Ph.D
Non-Invasive Conservative Cardiac Care Specialist, Ahmednagar
I am suffering from high cholesterol. Is coconut oil, a good substitute for sunflower oil. Why do drs. Advise us not ...
Dear Cholesterol is made in liver as per body needs. Food does not alter this. Pl read scientific article by Dr. B M Hegade as conconut oil is like mothers milk. Vm.
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Hi Srinivas 35, Here I'm suffering with gastric problem, gas coming through mouth heavily after eating and drinking. Some times coming chest pain. Give me some solution. Thank you.

PG Diploma In Clinical Cosmetology (PGDCC), MBBS
Cardiologist, Mumbai
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Srinivas 35, Here I'm suffering with gastric problem, gas coming through mouth heavily after eating and drinking. ...
Hello, the symptoms are s/o gastric reflux. In which the acid from stomach gets refluxed into lower oesophagus (food pipe, leading to burping and heartburn mimicking chest pain. You have to start a complete course of proton pump inhibitors i. E. Antacid. Eat bland foods, do not lie down immediately after meals. Drink plenty of water. Avoid tea and coffee, gap between meals should not be more than 4 hrs. If symptoms still persist, consult a physician.
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I am 35 years old having cholesterol of 246 and LDL of 174, I want to know how I can reduce and symptoms for this, is there any meditation required ?

MD - Clinica Biodicity, MBBS
Cardiologist, Delhi
I am 35 years old having cholesterol of 246 and LDL of 174, I want to know how I can reduce and symptoms for this, is...
Dear you have high cholesterol levels. Is cholesterol high in other members of your family. Medicine and lifestyle guidance will definitely be required.
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My right hand first finger and thumb is cold and rest of palm is warm and paining m a hypertension patient and taking amlodac 5 mg regularly.

MBBS, MD-General Medicine, DM - Cardiology
Cardiologist, Secunderabad
My right hand first finger and thumb is cold and rest of palm is warm and paining m a hypertension patient and taking...
You need immediate cardiologist consultation. I suspect there is blockage in blood supply to those fingers if not opened urgently you may have risk of losing your fingers.
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My mother is a diabetic and she got affected from it since 2-3 months. She use to take sugar free with tea and some juices but some people forbade her to take the same and told that sugar free affects and damages heart. So whether she should stop consuming sugar free or continue it as usual?

Diploma in Obstetrics & Gynaecology, MBBS
General Physician, Delhi
My mother is a diabetic and she got affected from it since 2-3 months. She use to take sugar free with tea and some j...
Stop sugar free and juices also as they can raise levels of blood sugar rapidly compared to whole fruits plus fruits give benefits of fiber also. Develop a sugar free taste. Difficult but not impossible.
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I'm suffering from cold kindly give me solution as possible as fast and its comes to chest pain also.

BHMS
Homeopath, Thane
I'm suffering from cold kindly give me solution as possible as fast and its comes to chest pain also.
Hi, kali bich 200 4pills to be sucked thrice a day for 15 days spongia tosta 30 4pills thrice aday for 15 days.
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What does high sensitivity c reactive protein 4.32 and LDL cholesterol 134 for 30 year old male indicate.

MD - Alternate Medicine, BHMS
Homeopath, Surat
What does high sensitivity c reactive protein 4.32 and LDL cholesterol 134 for 30 year old male indicate.
It indicated that you are at a high risk of heart disease. It can either be heart block or Heart attack as your LDL is also borderline high. It is better to start controlling your diet and start regular exercises now. Swimming is the best option as it works up each and every muscle of the body. You can also start gymming if you like.
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Sir, Am 40years old male and have high BP (ie 185/115), from last 3 to 4 years and am taken medicine daily for this. Now reduced around 150/105 average. Also past 4 to 5 days am affected with neck and both shoulder pain. This symptom are related to BP and what should I do?. By Manoj, Coimbatore. India.

Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons (FRCS), Membership of the Royal College of Surgeons (MRCS)
Orthopedist, Trichy
Sir, Am 40years old male and have high BP (ie 185/115), from last 3 to 4 years and am taken medicine daily for this. ...
unless the pain is on the left side then it will not be related to your BP. only if its on the left side then the high BP can affect your heart and in turn cause pain on the left side. if you have any numbness or weakness in the upper limb then it could be due to neck (spine ).
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I have slight pain in my chest. It comes almost thrice a week. Should I take that seriously and how can I overcome that pain.

MBBS
General Physician, Jalgaon
I have slight pain in my chest. It comes almost thrice a week. Should I take that seriously and how can I overcome th...
It may be muscular or due to acidity avoid oily spicy and fast food please do light exercise daily have a habit of walking daily to be on safe side pl have ecg.
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I am 35 year male and I am suffering from hypertension. What should I do? Please help me.

BHMS
Homeopath, Faridabad
I am 35 year male and I am suffering from hypertension. What should I do? Please help me.
Hi, Take Rauvolfia 1x, 2 tabs daily morning empty stomach and 1 tab in the evening. Drink plenty of liquids and cut down your fat, salt and sugar intake. go for a morning walk daily at least for 30 minute. Take a sound sleep and try to avoid anger. Home remedies to Control high BP:-1. Bananas are one fruit that people with high blood pressure can eat regularly to control it. Bananas are a rich source of potassium, which lessens the effect of sodium.So, try to eat one or two bananas daily. Along with bananas, you can try dried apricots, raisins, orange juice, spinach, baked sweet potatoes. 2. Eat one or two crushed garlic cloves daily. You can simply crush them with your hands. Crushing garlic cloves creates hydrogen sulfide, a compound that promotes good blood flow, removes gas and reduces the pressure on the heart.If you do not like eating raw garlic or if it causes a burning sensation, then take it along with a cup of milk. You can also mix five or six drops of garlic juice in four teaspoons of water and take it twice a day.
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I am a female of 13 yrs and I have a rheumati heart disease since I got diz disease from 6 yrs d consult Dr. advice nt 2 take meat nor fish nor egg xo what are the diet that I can take and is thiz disease not curable or?

BAMS
Ayurveda, Udupi
Please be brave it is curable by Ayurveda and yoga and pranayama msg me in private for further details.
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What is the actual procedure of coronary angiography? When it is needed for a patient?

AUTLS, CCEDM, MD - Internal Medicine, MBBS
General Physician, Faridabad
stent inserted through artery is used to insert dye in heart vessels to see obstruction its needed when pt presents with symptoms of heart attack
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I am 60 year old lady diabetic hypertension and hypothyrodism. Complaints under control under medication of melmet sr500 1-0-1 tenormin 50mg 1-0-0 b active1-0-0 atocor 10mg 1-0-0 my problem is I sleep from 00.00hrs to 11.30am. Is there any remedy for this ?

MBBS, MD - Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine Specialist, Faridabad
I am 60 year old lady diabetic hypertension and hypothyrodism. Complaints under control under medication of melmet sr...
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. get relax from or during work. at night forget all stress.avoid it. bath at night before bed. take dinner on time.take salaad in dinner,fiber meal, low fatty/oily foods. green veg.,take low diet at dinner. massage you head and body. it reduced stress of whole day. take 1 glass of water before bed. THESE acitvity may be reduced stress and you can sleep proper way.
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I am 26 years old female. I have been experiencing chest pain on left side since the past two days. That is causing a lot of discomfort.

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
I am 26 years old female. I have been experiencing chest pain on left side since the past two days. That is causing a...
For pain take tablet paracetamol 650 mg and Get your vital parameters of the body checked from a nearby doctor and follow up with findings.
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Having chest pain and let arm pain since 5-days. This is on and off. Is it anything related to heart. I've BP and Thyroid.

Diploma in Obstetrics & Gynaecology, MBBS
General Physician, Delhi
Having chest pain and let arm pain since 5-days. This is on and off. Is it anything related to heart. I've BP and Thy...
Yes it could be related to heart ,specially if your thyroid is on a higher side , or you are taking medicines as thyroid hormones for a low thyroid. High BP is also one of the risks for heart attack/ chest pain. Keep thyroid and BP under control besides taking general care as advised by your treating doctor.
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My father is 84 years old and having multiple disease conditions: He suffers from severe anxiety. He gets tensed in very simple incidents of life and thinks a lot about all simple incidents which we in general do not give much attention to. He also suffers from hypertension. Severe hearing loss with damage of tympanic membrane and infection in one ear. Severe spondylitis with disc degeneration and nerve compression with back pain from the same. Painful leg due to sciatica. Blind from glaucoma in right eye and age related macular degeneration in the left eye. Tendency of prostate enlargement, and pain and burning with urination at least twice a year. He also suffers from GI ailments like gas, indigestion, and very soft stools every now and then. Due to his frail and weak physic, we mostly try to avoid any allopathy medications sans emergency situations. For a long period of time, he is taking essentia area once a day and viscum pentarkan once a day. For the last few weeks he is also taking alfalfa tonic. Presently, his blood pressure is mostly normal or very little above normal. I would like to know what should be my approach to his treatment? What medicine regimen should he follow? I would also like to know if there is any medications that can arrest the progression of age related macular degeneration. And if there is any medication to arrest his hearing loss. He seems to get disturbed mostly by the fact that he is gradually losing his vision and listening ability. Thanks

MBBS, MD - Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Pain Management Specialist, Jaipur
My father is 84 years old and having multiple disease conditions:
He suffers from severe anxiety.  He gets tensed in ...
Actually you need to consult a rehabilitation physician in your nearby area, as this case has multiple problems and needs proper rehabilitation. All these problems are inter-linked and solving one problem can cure another one. Adding any type of drug (allopathic or non-allopathic) will add to more problems. While I was in aiims, new delhi, I have seen many cases like this, in which solving a single problem cures many problems. Consult me in private. Do not worry, we can solve problem.
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I am suffering from left chest pain and left leg thy pain daily is there any solution from that?

PGDCC, MD(Chest), PG Dip.Clin.Cardiology
Pulmonologist, Ghaziabad
I am suffering from left chest pain and left leg thy pain daily is there any solution from that?
You should be investigated for spinal problem which may be related with wrong posture or your professional strain on your body. Without working up solution can not be suggested.
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When ever I chew tobacco or when I smoke my heart starts to beat bit faster and I feel sleepy and sometimes I feel dizziness why it happening to me?

MD - Consultant Physician
Cardiologist, Kolkata
When ever I chew tobacco or when I smoke
my heart starts to beat bit faster and I feel sleepy and sometimes I feel di...
I think you are suiciding by taking tobacco & smoking. It not only affects heart it causes lung & gastric cancer, asthma. If you love your family stop it immediately.
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Good afternoon sir, I am 50 years old & since last 5 years I have been diagnosed as diabetic. But I have not started with medicines for it. Just with 6 kms brisk walking a day I was trying to control it. I am hypertensive also & for it I am on Telma 40H since last 5 years & B.P. Is, well controlled but unfortunately my post. Meal sugar is bit high always. Today I checked my post meal sugar it is 195 and creatinine is 1.2.I was advised to start with metformin 500 mg BD. Way back in 2012 apr. please advise me what should I do & is my creatinine level normal. Waiting for your reply.

M. Sc. Foods, Nutrition & Dietetics, B.Sc-Home Science
Dietitian/Nutritionist, Visakhapatnam
Good afternoon sir, I am 50 years old & since last 5 years I have been diagnosed as diabetic. But I have not started ...
Dear Lybrate User, I should appreciate you for the fact you believe that diabetes can be controlled by lifestyle modifications. Yes that's true, though it's not irreversible. Good that you have concentrated on physical activity , do concentrate on your diet as well. Make flaxseed, drumstick leaves, curry leaves powder and sprinkle 30 gm daily on all the foods you consume throughout the day. Also sprinkle wheat bran and germ daily 30gm throughout on all foods you consume. Consume lot of leeks and lettuce smoothie which is high in fibre content. Also you can consume raw lady's finger water soaked overnight for your diabetes condition.
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