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Dr. Premkumar K

MBBS, MD - General Medicine, DM-Medical Gastroentrology

General Physician, Chennai

28 Years Experience  ·  1000 at clinic
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Dr. Premkumar K MBBS, MD - General Medicine, DM-Medical Gastroentrology General Physician, 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. Premkumar K is a renowned General Physician in Teynampet, Chennai. Doctor has had many happy patients in his/her 28 years of journey as a General Physician. Doctor has completed MBBS, MD - General Medicine, DM-Medical Gastroentrology . You can visit him/her at Apollo Speciality Cancer Hospital in Teynampet, Chennai. Book an appointment online with Dr. Premkumar K and consult privately on Lybrate.com.

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MBBS - University of Madras - 1989
MD - General Medicine - The Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University (TNMGRMU), Chennai - 1997
DM-Medical Gastroentrology - The Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University (TNMGRMU), Chennai - 2002

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Sexual Health

Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS)
Sexologist, Delhi
Sexual Health

Watermelon for Sexual Health

In this season try to eat watermelon daily to boost sexual power. watermelon is considered as natural viagra because it boosts our sexual hormones and increase blood circulation in the penis for better erection.

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Sir I am 31 yrs old, from 13 yrs suffering from diabetes, doctors advised insulin of latex & novo rapid. Which are costly can I use any cheap alternatives, kindly advise.

AUTLS, CCEDM, MD - Internal Medicine, MBBS
General Physician, Faridabad
Sir I am 31 yrs old, from 13 yrs suffering from diabetes, doctors advised insulin of latex & novo rapid. Which are co...
yes cheaper alternatives are available..like huminsulin regular and NPH insulin..but lantus and novorapid are better ones if u can afford
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I have a problem on penis top of the rod when I do sex then cuts came out and starts little bid bleeding. I have been facing this problem from 5 years. I consulted to doctors they said this is a fungus problem. My wife also facing this problem. Plzz tell me the medicine or any other instruction to cure this desiese.

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
I have a problem on penis top of the rod when I do sex then cuts came out and starts little bid bleeding. I have been...
Homoeopathic medicine ACID NITRICUM 30 ( Dr Reckeweg) Drink 2 drops direct on tongue twice daily R-82 Dropss ( Dr Reckeweg) Drink 10 drop in 20 ml fresh water 3 times daily R-82 Drops apply 8-10 dropss at night on the affected area aafter diluting it in half spoon fresh water Report after 30 days
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Eardrum Rupture - Causes, Symptoms & Treatments

ECFMU, MS - ENT, MBBS, Certificate in Pediatric Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, Robotic Surgery Familiarization (France)
ENT Specialist, Gurgaon
Eardrum Rupture - Causes, Symptoms & Treatments

An eardrum rupture or perforation is a little gap or tear in your eardrum and the tympanic membrane. The tympanic membrane is a thin tissue that partitions the canal of the middle ear and outer ear. This layer vibrates when sound waves enter your ear. The vibration proceeds through the bones of the center ear. Since this vibration allows you to listen, your hearing can be affected if your eardrum is harmed. A ruptured eardrum is additionally called a perforated eardrum. Permanent hearing loss could be an end result in some cases.

A ruptured eardrum, similar to thunder; can happen all of a sudden. You may feel a sharp pain in your ear, or an ear infection that you've had for some time all of a sudden leaves. In some cases, the person may not feel any signs of the rupture.

Some of the causes for such a perforation are:

  1. Infection: Ear infections are a major reason for eardrum rupture, particularly in children. Liquids tend to deposit behind the eardrum in such cases.
  2. Exercises: Exercising can bring about pressure changes in the ear and lead to a punctured eardrum. This is known as barotrauma, and takes place when the pressure outside the ear is not the same as the pressure inside the ear. Activities that can bring about barotrauma include scuba diving or flying on plane.
  3. Other activities: Wounds can likewise burst your eardrum. Any injury to the ear or side of the head can bring about a crack.

Diagnosis: Your specialist can use a few approaches to find out whether you have a ruptured eardrum:

  1. A liquid test in which your specialist tests liquids that might spill from your ear from infection.
  2. An otoscope exam in which a specific gadget with a light is used to investigate your ear channel
  3. An audiology exam, in which your specialist tests your listening to range and eardrum limit
  4. Tympanometry, in which your specialist uses a tympanometer to test the pressure changes in your ear.

Treatment: The treatments are as follows:

  • Patching: In the event that your ear does not recuperate by itself, your specialist may fix the eardrum. Fixing includes setting a sedated paper patch over the tear in the film.
  • Antibiotics: Anti-toxins can clear up contaminations that may have prompted your eardrum break. They additionally shield you from growing new diseases from the aperture. Your specialist may endorse oral antibiotics or eardrops.
  • Surgery: In uncommon cases, surgery might be required to fix the gap in the eardrum. A surgical repair of a punctured eardrum is called tympanoplasty.

A cracked eardrum generally recuperates without any invasive measures. Many patients with cracked eardrums encounter just transitory listening problems. If you wish to discuss about any specific problem, you can consult an ent-specialist.

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Hello I am sexually active After a long time of intercourse I really get tired bt semen doesn't comes I have to use my hands I am really facing ejaculation problem Leading me to depression and bad sex life I really face ejucate problems.

Diploma in Diabetology, Pregnancy & Diabetes, Hypertension, Cardiovascular Prevention in Diabetes ,Thyroid
Sexologist, Sri Ganganagar
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I am sexually active After a long time of intercourse I really get tired bt semen doesn't comes I have to use m...
Do kegel exercise and start and stop techinque. Also do squueze method. Do eat well balanced veg. Diet and drink lots of water to detoxify your body. Avoid smoking or drinking alcohol habits if any. Have plenty of salads before each meal.
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I regularly have headache and giddiness. Headache to only one side. What might be the reason ?

D ( Diabetology), AFIH, DNB (F.MEDICINE), MBBS
General Physician, Pune
Take tab sibelium 10 mg tab tryptomer 10mg at night, and tab domcet whenever headache for 15 days, if acidity take omez 20mg before breakfast, avoid sleep deprivation, light, loud sound, coffee.
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I have fever from last 9 days so I get fever in every 3 hour and then it disappear for 3 hours what should I do?

MBBS, cc USG
General Physician, Gurgaon
I have fever from last 9 days so I get fever in every 3 hour and then it disappear for 3 hours what should I do?
Hello, kindly follow health advices given below: 1. Avoid exertion 2. Take tablet paracetamol 500 mg after food as and when required for fever more than 99 f (maximum 3 tablets with gap of 8 hr can be taken in a day) for 3 days 3. Lot of fluids to be taken 4. Take proper diet homemade food like moong dal dalia, chapatti etc. 4. Avoid wearing synthetic and tight cloths. Kindly go for cbc and consult physician and kindly let me know what medicines you were taking and also tell me if you are having other symptoms like cough/ cold/ burning urine/ stomach pain so that we can confirm cause of fever.
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Since some days body is sweating even in low temperature. 10 days ago pain was in whole chest remain for a day. 4 days ago severe pain in head for ist time for full day. HISTORY--- No migraine history. BP is normal. No history of BP, sugar etc. psoriasis since 20 years, ayurvedic treatment taken since one year and psoriasis cured 90%. Typhoid positive in Feb 16, later symptom of chikungunya occurred, but test report did not confirm chikungunya. Also osteoarthritis since 4-5 years. My Question is for sweating body since some days even in cool temperature.

General Physician, Bangalore
lybrate-user, excessive sweating can result in Thyroid disorder specifically Hyperthyroidism even though there can be other possible reasons too. Kindly get your Thyroid profile done (T3, T4, TSH) to rule that out. One episode of chest pain and one episode of headache seems to be irrelevant symptom here. If however, you keep experiencing them over and over again, further work up might be required.
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I'm an Indian, 17 years, male. I masturbate almost regularly. What are the possible adverse effects that might affect my health?

BHMS
Homeopath, Sindhudurg
I'm an Indian, 17 years, male. I masturbate almost regularly. What are the possible adverse effects that might affect...
Masturbation twice per week is healthy excess leads to side effects. Some of the after- effects of masturbation are: a. The nervous system is affected the most. B. Besides the heart, the digestive system, the urinary system as well as the other systems are adversely affected and consequently the whole body becomes the museum of diseases with profound weakness. C. The eyes become sunken, the cheek bones protrude and there is a black rim round the eyes. D. Continuous headache and backache. E. Dizziness and loss of memory. F. Palpitation of heart on lightest exertion. G. Nervousness. H. Unable to perform any heavy physical or mental work. I. The person dislikes any company and activities and rather likes to sit in seclusion and suffers from weakness. J. All the senses are impaired. K. Vision becomes dim, the tongue begins to stammer and ears tend to become deaf etc. L. Lastly t. B. Or insanity or some other serious disease catch hold of the victim to lead his life to a close. M. Impotency/ erectile dysfunction / premature ejaculation, reduced penis size, hardness etc therefore, young men are advised to consult a qualified and honest homoeopathic practitioner for his expert advice and effective treatment instead of wasting his money with quacks. Further, those young men who are or have been engaged in the regular habits of masturbation should not ignore the necessity to consult the qualified homoeopaths to avoid sexual embarrassment at the time of marriage. Homoeopathic treatment for taking away the habit of masturbation and removing its bad effects. Consult for homoepathic treatment without side effects recommend me by clicking on recommend option and leave feedback.
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I wanted to know how prevent from migran .causes of migrants and effect on human body.

MBBS, MD Psychiatry, DNB Psychiatry
Psychiatrist, Nagpur
You don't need to prevent migraine. If you are already a patient of migraine, you have to take care of following. Stay away from scorching sunlight, donot over exhaust yourself physically, have plenty of oral fluids, avoid fasting, have adequate and regular sleep ,maintain sleep hygiene, learn to relax in times of stress, if stress is unmanageable do not hesitate to consult a psychiatrist for stress management. Migraine patients donot cause any physical harm to the body. Most of the side effects may be psychological. Migraine patients are prone for anxiety, depression, irritable mood, impulsivity, insomnias etc.
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TOTAL TRIIODOTHYRONINE (T3) C. L.I. A ng/dl 60 - 200 TECHNOLOGY VALUE 121 UNITS TOTAL THYROXINE (T4) C. L.I. A µg/dl 4.5 - 12.0 11.6 THYROID STIMULATING HORMONE (TSH) C. L.I. A µIU/ml 0.30 - 5.5 What's thyronormalacy mean?

BHMS
Homeopath, Rajkot
TOTAL TRIIODOTHYRONINE (T3) C. L.I. A ng/dl 60 - 200
TECHNOLOGY
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UNITS
TOTAL THYROXINE (T4) C. L.I. A µg/dl ...
Hello dimpal, welcome to lybrate, thyromalacy means your thyroid functions are normal irrespective of clinical finding. It is purely chemical assey.
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I am 52 years old. I got one ligament damaged in both legs knee. My left shortened by 3/4" due to gun shot injury. Presently I am feeling my shoulders and neck being jaam gradually. Perhaps this is symptums of survical spondolitis. I am suffering from osteo arthiritis. Since my child hood I am facing constipation and gastro problems. I am doing some physical activity to keep myself fit in my agricultural fields. More over I use to play volly ball regularly. I reduced my weight from 90 to 74 kg. My height is 5'8" (170 cm). What I should do.

MBBS
Oncologist, Bangalore
I am 52 years old. I got one ligament damaged in both legs knee. My left shortened by 3/4" due to gun shot injury. Pr...
Hello, I understand your concern. Neck stiffness, shoulder stiffness, neck pain these are all due to cervical spondylosis. This is a age related disorder common in old age. For this problem I suggest you to consult a physiotherapist who will teach you some exercises which will help you to reduce the stiffness of neck and shoulder. Additionally, you can take tab. Zerodol-mr 1 tab whenever needed. Osteoarthritis is again a different problem to deal with. As it is a degenerative diaease of joint it is difficult to treat with medication. I really appreciate what you are doing, i. E, weight loss, playing volleyball, working field. All these help you to reduce pain. Additionally, you can try some stretching exercise of joints. Ex. Yoga. Tha tablet which I have mentioned above will also help you to reduce the pain from osteoarthritis. Constipation and gastric problem: try to increase fibre content in your food. Add green leafy vegetables. Drink plenty of water. Drink luke warm water as soon as you get up. This will stimulate the gut. Try to develop a habit og going to toilet at the same time daily. This will help your body to get adjust to that time. For gastric problem, you might be already taking some medication. Additionally, avoid tea coffee, spicy food. Take care. If you need any further information you can always contact me through lybrate.
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This question is for my father how to control on diabetes? Age 50 plss tell in steps wise.

MCh - Neurosurgery, MBBS
Neurosurgeon, Chennai
This question is for my father how to control on diabetes? Age 50 plss tell in steps wise.
Dear sir to control diabetes, following are absolutely needed 1. Daily 45 minutes walking 2. Restricting carbohydrates to 45 gms per day.
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My stomach is not feeling well from 15 days & I had dysentery for 8 days but it is OK now but I don't want to eat anything & feels like vomiting while eating what to do?

MBBS
General Physician, Faridabad
My stomach is not feeling well from 15 days & I had dysentery for 8 days but it is OK now but I don't want to eat any...
take meftal spas if pain abd, tab pan 40 empty stomach daily morning for 15 days, drink 3-4 litre of water daily, isabgol in a glass of water at night, if required get u/s whole abdomen done and back with report it will help. thanks
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Sir mera ling aage se white ho gaya hai or thoda galta bhi hai konsi bimari hai muje.

Diploma in Diabetology, Pregnancy & Diabetes, Hypertension, Cardiovascular Prevention in Diabetes ,Thyroid
Sexologist, Sri Ganganagar
Sir mera ling aage se white ho gaya hai or thoda galta bhi hai konsi bimari hai muje.
Its because of sexual weakness. To get rid of this problem permanently. Erection will remain hard for 30to40 minutes. To live a healthy lifestyle. Eat healthy food and nuts. Be stress free and take sleep of 8to9 hours. Quit smoking and drinking if any. For further information consult me privately.
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I have headache in left side after my periods which lasts up to 2-3 days pain killer gives no relief what should I do.

MBBS, cc USG
General Physician, Gurgaon
I have headache in left side after my periods which lasts up to 2-3 days pain killer gives no relief what should I do.
You can take(If No drug allergy) : 1. Tablet Crocin (Paracetamol 500 mg) one tablet after food when required for headache after food for 2-3 days (maximum 2 tablets with gap of 12 hour can be taken in a day) Adequate sleep 6-8 hr in a day Get check eyes for refractive error Regular physical exercise consult privately for further management
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Hi, I am getting so much headache allergy and sunstroke sometimes. Please adivse.

PDDM, MHA, MBBS
General Physician, Nashik
Hi, I am getting so much headache allergy and sunstroke sometimes. Please adivse.
If you notice signs of heat-related illness, lower your body temperature and prevent your condition from progressing to heatstroke. In a lesser heat emergency, such as heat cramps or heat exhaustion, the following steps may lower your body temperature: get to a shady or air-conditioned place. If you don't have air conditioning at home, go someplace with air conditioning, such as the mall, movie theater or public library. Cool off with damp sheets and a fan. If you're with someone who's experiencing heat-related symptoms, cool the person by covering him or her with damp sheets or by spraying with cool water. Direct air onto the person with a fan. Take a cool shower or bath. If you're outdoors and not near shelter, soaking in a cool pond or stream can help bring your temperature down. Rehydrate. Drink plenty of fluids. Also, because you lose salt through sweating, you can replenish salt and water with some sports drinks. If your doctor has restricted your fluid or salt intake, check with him or her to see how much you should drink and whether you should replace salt. Don't drink sugary or alcoholic beverages to rehydrate. These drinks may interfere with your body's ability to control your temperature. Also, very cold drinks can cause stomach cramps.
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I am 21 years old. I am suffered unnecessary mind upset and increase heart beat and I feel inconvenient in all and I did not get regular period in every month. But my uncle was a doctor. He say I am suffered by blood infection in stating level. Please give powerful home remedies .Because I am a poor family. So kindly tell me what can I do. Please give solution doctor.

Diploma in Obstetrics & Gynaecology, MBBS
General Physician, Delhi
I am 21 years old. I am suffered unnecessary mind upset and increase heart beat and I feel inconvenient in all and I ...
Have a focussed mind. This happens with personality of a wandering mind & a racing heart. Computers, reading and writing on any subject, end of the day, jot down your activities of the day on paper every day in the evening. Get a degree which will give you a vocation or a productive job. Be a freelancer for sometime & I feel teaching kids of class 5 onwards can be rewarding provided mothers are equally focussed.
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I am not getting my periods on time and I am becoming fat also I dnt have thyroid problem my ovaries are little bit bigger in size so plzz tell me some medicine and some home remedies and guide me what diet should I eat.

B.H.M.S
Homeopath, Patna
Viburnum opu q take five drop in a cup of water for one month. Pulsatilla 1m one drop in a month. Report in one month.
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Any benefit of fenugreek daily 1 spoon at night for constipation problem? Any side effect of it for daily dose?

MBBS, cc USG
General Physician, Gurgaon
Any benefit of fenugreek daily 1 spoon at night for constipation problem? Any side effect of it for daily dose?
Hello, ' yes you can take as Fenugreek seeds too can help when you have severe constipation. How to use: Soak a tablespoon of fenugreek seeds in water for an hour and make it into a paste and consume with a glass of warm water. For chronic constipation, it is advisable to drink fenugreek water instead of plain water. Boil one litre of water along with a tablespoon of fenugreek seeds and take this all throughout the day for 3- 5 days
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