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Dr. Ragavan Subramanium

Cardiologist, Chennai

Dr. Ragavan Subramanium Cardiologist, Chennai
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Hello and thank you for visiting my Lybrate profile! I want to let you know that here at my office my staff and I will do our best to make you comfortable. I strongly believe in ethics; a......more
Hello and thank you for visiting my Lybrate profile! I want to let you know that here at my office my staff and I will do our best to make you comfortable. I strongly believe in ethics; as a health provider being ethical is not just a remembered value, but a strongly observed one.
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Dr. Ragavan Subramanium is a trusted Cardiologist in Anna Nagar West Extension, Chennai. He is currently practising at Frontier Lifeline in Anna Nagar West Extension, Chennai. Don’t wait in a queue, book an instant appointment online with Dr. Ragavan Subramanium on Lybrate.com.

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How to prevent ourselves from high bp problem?

Certified Diabetes Educator, Registered Dietitian (RD), PGDD, Bachelor of Unani Medicine and Surgery (B.U.M.S), General Physician
Dietitian/Nutritionist,
How to prevent ourselves from high bp problem?
Dietary and other lifestyle changes can help you control and prevent high blood pressure. Eating a diet that is rich in whole grains, fruits, vegetables and low-fat dairy products and skimps on saturated fat and cholesterol can lower your blood pressure by up to 14 mm hg. This eating plan is known as the dietary approaches to stop hypertension (dash) diet. Get plenty of potassium, which can help prevent and control high blood pressure. Eat less saturated fat and total fat. If you're overweight, losing even 3 kgs can lower your blood pressure. Strive for at least 30 minutes of physical activity a day. I being a both a registered dietitian (rd) and doctor have been successfully helping patients with their problems through a holistic approach using customized therapeutic diet and medications. I will also suggest home remedies. Do reply back for private consultation for rx.
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Sir I am a medical student I want cholesterol free diet please help me sir. Two months before I have high cholesterol so I reduce fat foods this can affect my body that leads to reduction of weight.

Ph.D - Ayurveda, FFAM-Post Graduate Fellowship, MD - Ayurveda
Ayurveda, Delhi
Sir I am a medical student I want cholesterol free diet please help me sir. Two months before I have high cholesterol...
Lipid-fat lowering diet and safe herbal preparations along with exercises are required to be followed for 6-8 months, if interested inform.
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My pulse rate is high and my BP also high normally and my feet are also pain also feel weakness and cholesterol and uric acid problem, my age is 21 why it is so and what SHOULD I DO ? PLEASE ADVICE.

Diploma in Cardiology
General Physician, Kolkata
My pulse rate is high and my BP also high normally and my feet are also pain also feel weakness and cholesterol and u...
Avoid mental stress, it should be 70 to 105 at rest, take bp medicine in consultation with your house doctor which acts both on bp & heart rate. For feet try physiotherapy.
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My wife is nearing her due date. Everything is normal about her except 130/90 blood pressure. Please suggest some precautions to control it. Is it ok if she listens to someone's horror birth stories, and gets tensed?

PG Diploma in Emergency Medicine Services (PGDEMS), Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS), MD - Alternate Medicine
Ayurveda, Ghaziabad
My wife is nearing her due date. Everything is normal about her except 130/90 blood pressure. Please suggest some pre...
In ayurveda, Hypertension is referred to as Rakta Capa Vriddhi and it sees the vitiation of vata and pitta doshas as the main cause...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 suffering from pain in chest, for severe gas problem. I missed last 2 days toilet, what should I do now? I am 22 years old.

MBBS, MBA (Healthcare)
General Physician, Delhi
I am suffering from pain in chest, for severe gas problem.
I missed last 2 days toilet, what should I do now?
I am 22...
take aciloc 150 mg 2 times a day for 2 weeks. do ecg, x ray chest pa . inform report. consult physician.
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I am 36 years male I have suffering from high pressure always and my all blood report ok like, sugar, heart, 3d echo, intestine (kidney) etc but my pressure do not control I always taken high pressure medicine but no control, what I can please suggest me as soon as possible.

DNB Cardiology
Cardiologist, Bangalore
I am 36 years male I have suffering from high pressure always and my all blood report ok like, sugar, heart, 3d echo,...
hello dear... I understand Ur frustration. but definitely some things can be done ... low salt diet ...and weight control healthy food all are related with your will power...doctor can step up Ur medication and increase dose or add another medication... you are young and definitely got blood pressure control can help you
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Heart Attack - Signs, Symptoms and Emergency Treatment

FSCAI (Int Card), FACC (Card), FACP (Int Medicine), MBBS
Cardiologist, Delhi
Heart Attack - Signs, Symptoms and Emergency Treatment

Heart attack, also known as myocardial infarction, is a severe condition where death of the heart muscle occurs because of the loss of blood supply. The blood loss usually happens because of the blockage of a coronary artery. Due to electrical instability, ventricular fibrillation is caused. Heart attacks may result in permanent brain damage or even death.

  • Symptoms of Heart Attack: There are many early symptoms and signs of heart attack, which should be recognized. Symptoms of heart attack vary from person to person. Here is a list of the primary heart attack symptoms:
  • Chest Pain and Discomfort: Chest pain is the basic symptom of a heart attack and occurs in different forms. The chest pain has a pressure, fullness and squeezing sensation and starts from the center of the chest. The pain may go away and re-occur and may spread down to other limbs of the body.
  • Headache, Toothache: The chest pain occurring due to a heart attack spreads all over the body and the jaw. Even the back and head are affected. Sometimes pain in these regions is present while chest pain is absent.
  • Shortness of Breath: A gasping sensation or feeling shortness of breath is another common sign of a heart attack. Such breathing difficulty is called dyspnea. The shortness of breath occurs before or during the chest pain.
  • Nausea and Vomiting: The feeling of nausea or sickness in the stomach is another possible symptom. It is accompanied by belching or burping and sometimes, the heart attack is associated with a feeling of indigestion. Nausea is more common in women. Vomiting also occurs alongside nausea.
  • General Epigastric Discomfort: In several cases, patients describe the pain of a heart attack as stomach pain. The pain is heavy and uncomfortable and persists for several minutes.
  • Sweating: Perspiration or sweating occurs during a heart attack and the patient experiences cold sweat in avid amounts.

Emergency Treatment for Heart Attack: 

  1. A person who has a heart attack should be rushed to a hospital.
  2. Several tests are carried out to detect the cause of the attack. A 12 lead EKG is carried out to supervise electrical activity within the heart and detect the damaged areas.
  3. Blood tests are undertaken to check enzymes and in certain cases, cardiac catheterization is required where pictures of the blood vessels are examined.
  4. Emergency medicines are given to the patient to stop the formation of blood clots and include aspirin, heparin and other drugs. Other medicines are given for thrombolytic therapy, which dissolve already formed blood clots. They work to reduce the heart damage. Nitrates are also used.

A heart attack is a severe condition and must be attended to immediately. Emergency treatment procedures are essential to save the life of an affected person.

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I am a 24 year old male. I get tired easily. My blood tests reveal that my Vitamin B12 Levels are at 222 pg/ml, Vitamin D3 at 20.65 ng/ml, Total Cholesterol at 206 mg/dl, Triglycerides at 313 mg/dl, and VLDL Cholesterol at 62.6 mg/dl. What should I do?

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 a 24 year old male. I get tired easily. My blood tests reveal that my Vitamin B12 Levels are at 222 pg/ml, Vitam...
Dear Your Vit D levels are low. Get supplement for this. Eat well. Exercise well. You will be happy Bm.
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Pain In my chest left side. What is the reason. And what is solutions for this. please suggested me. Thanks.

MBBS, cc USG
General Physician, Noida
Pain In my chest left side. What is the reason. And what is solutions for this. please suggested me. Thanks.
Hello, chest pain in your case may be due to 1. Acidity. 2. Severe anxiety 3. Muscular problem a. You can take tablet pantocid 40 mg one tablet before food for 3 days b. Local application of volini gel 1% twice a day for 2-3 day you should go for bp check along with base line ecg and review with report I am giving you some health tips to avoid acidity 1. Take small frequent meal kindly take 5-6 small meal in whole day 2. Take 6-8 glass of water in a day 4. Moderate physical activity regularly 5. Avoid excessive tea, coffee 6. Do not postpone breakfast consult physician for further management.
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I am 30 years old, I am suffering from severe acidity and heart burning, please solve my problem sir.

Advanced Aesthetics
Ayurveda, Gulbarga
In ayurvedic treatment, there are vamana r virechana karma, its cures completely acidity and indigestion problems and now you start daily night triphala churna 1spoon. It also reduce acidity and madiphalarasayana syrup 3 times a day,
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Doctor lately I started to feel like I am going to die and also my stomach and whole abdomen thuds/vibrate with each heart beat and I can hear my heart beating in my ears loud and clear and when I work out it feels like my heart will give up. I smoke and drink does it affect. Do I have any possible heart condition or cancer growing in my body. Please help me doctor I am afraid to share this with my parents. Please help me out:(

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
Doctor lately I started to feel like I am going to die and also my stomach and whole abdomen thuds/vibrate with each ...
Dear Lybrateuser, -To improve your condition do stop smoking & drinking as it raises BP & also the heart rate -do light exercises to start with as your system may not be able to adapt to the sudden strenuous exercises in the gym & may cause damage, start with a walk only on the treadmill, do warm up before the actual exercise & also do cooling down for 5-10 min -if still no improvement then get your BP checked up at rest as well as during exercise as if you have high bp then vigourous execise will put more strain on the heart & complete system which is damaging for it.
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I have two questions 1. How often should I test my blood sugar, and what should I do if it is too high or too low? 2. If I'm overweight, how many pounds do I have to lose to make a difference in my health?

Vaidya Visharad
Ayurveda, Narnaul
I have two questions
1. How often should I test my blood sugar, and what should I do if it is too high or too low?
2....
Please write your age and height. Use some home remedies. Dinner whole grain bread or chapattis, steamed vegetables. Do regular exercise like brisk walking (at least), running, swimming etc. Avoid sedentary and lazy lifestyle.
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I am suffering with a pain in ribs when am taken food heavily. And am a smoker and boozer also.

Certified Diabetes Educator, Registered Dietitian (RD), PGDD, Bachelor of Unani Medicine and Surgery (B.U.M.S), General Physician
Dietitian/Nutritionist, Mumbai
Pain is complex, so there are many treatment options medications, therapies, and mind-body techniques. There is evidence that certain dietary supplements and vitamins can help with certain types of pain. Fish oil is often used to reduce pain associated with swelling. Topical capsaicin, derived from chili peppers, may help with arthritis, diabetic nerve pain, and other conditions. There's evidence that glucosamine can help relieve moderate to severe pain from osteoarthritis in the knee. Do reply back for medications. Being also a general physician, I prescribe both evidence based herbal as well as allopathic medicines complementing with dietary tips taking into account patient preferences.
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I am facing high b. P I am taking telma 40 but some time b. P high and some time b. P normal and all report normal.

MBBS, MD-General Medicine, DM - Cardiology
Cardiologist, Secunderabad
I am facing high b. P I am taking telma 40 but some time b. P high and some time b. P normal and all report normal.
Dear lybrate-user, with bp medicines also fluctuation of bp is common. If your average bp is in normal range, then you should not worry too much. Carry on with your bp medicines and be consistent with diet and exercise regimen. Thats it.
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Full body pain. Diabetics, cholesterol, weak eyesight, chickengunia two years ago. Age 60 years recommend home medicine.

MBBS, DGO (cal)
General Physician,
I don't know any home medicine. But remedy what you can use is reduce your body weight, do regular physical exercise with 45 mins of aerobics / brisk walking, dietary management and monitor diabetes control. Lipid insatiability can be accepted in diabetes. Monitoring for control of diabetes complications, including eye complications like diabetic cataract or retinopathy, are also very much important. Medicine part shall be taken care by your diabetologist. I believe your body pain shall go with exercise gradually.
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My blood pressure shows more while I am sitting and taking the reading. But it shows normal when I lay down and take the reading .can you please let me know what would be the reason.

MD - Alternate Medicine, BHMS
Homeopath, Surat
My blood pressure shows more while I am sitting and taking the reading. But it shows normal when I lay down and take ...
There are usually changes in blood pressure in different postures of body like while we are lying, or sitting, or standing or doing other physical activities. It is absolutely normal and there is nothing to be worried about it.
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Some time my wife is felling (thala thiruguthundi) her bp is also normal I consult a doctor he says my wife blood is less what medicine should I take.

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
Some time my wife is felling (thala thiruguthundi) her bp is also normal I consult a doctor he says my wife blood is ...
Homoeopathic medicine----------- biofungin (wilmar schwabe) drink 1 spoon twice daily---------------
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Hello doctor, Today my heart beat missing three to four time in 20 seconds. I feel some breathing problems that time and I feel like my heart jese aatak RHA ho. My echo , tmt are normal. And this problem is since last year And week me ek do bar hota hai aisa. Kya ye serious problem hai?

MD - Physician
General Physician, Karimnagar
Hello doctor,
Today my heart beat missing three to four time in 20 seconds. I feel some breathing problems that time ...
Its called palpitation. Usually it has no major cause once ruled out of the following heart disease (ischaemia, conduction problem) anemia thyroid disorders sometimes its caused due to excessive stress. Its ok if you have none of the above. Just cough voluntarily 2-4 times wen you start feeling such thing. That would help.
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Hi High bp 100/150.Please help

DBCM (AM) General Physician
Alternative Medicine,
Tonicard (homeo), kali iod (biochemic) treatment is available, safe and without side effects in biochemic system of medication. Consult me in private.
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Hello! I'm a 40yo woman. I'm dealing with blood pressure for quite a long time now. But recently it's been a disaster. For the past few weeks, the lowest it got is 130. It's always above 150. I was supposed to go for a surgery (that's for something else) but my doc told me to get my blood pressure balanced. How do I do it? Pls help.

PG Dip Diet, B.Sc. - Dietitics / Nutrition
Dietitian/Nutritionist, Kolkata
Hello! I'm a 40yo woman. I'm dealing with blood pressure for quite a long time now. But recently it's been a disaster...
Hello, lybrate-user, you need to eat balanced yet nutritious diet which would be low in animal fat, salt (table salt), low sodium foods and regular aerobic and light exercises. You need to consult a dietician to know what to eat, how, when and how much.
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