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Dr. Ramkumar

Gastroenterologist, Chennai

Dr. Ramkumar Gastroenterologist, Chennai
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Dr. Ramkumar is a trusted Gastroenterologist in Perambur, Chennai. Doctor is currently associated with Lake View Hospital in Perambur, Chennai. You can book an instant appointment online with Dr. Ramkumar on Lybrate.com.

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My stomach is upset from many days. Now suffering from gastric from 10 days. Please suggest treatment.

PG Diploma in Clinical Research, Diploma in Acupuncture, MBBS, College Of Physicians & Surgeons
General Physician, Mumbai
To prevent cross infection you have to avoid junk, fried,chinese outside food. Avoid chutteney Take boiled sterile water. Include curds or butter milk in diets, Eat slowly ,Chew properly. C consult sos with all reports and recent stool examination. Immunotherapy,allied therapy on Consultation. All the best.
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I eat lots of food. My digestion is also good. But my muscle and body is thin and my weight is also less. I am skinny man. I think my body doesn't accept the food I eat. What to do to gain weight and muscle. I also eat endura mass for one month but no result.

MD-Ayurveda, Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS)
Sexologist, Haldwani
Hello, according to ayurveda weight gain not only depends upon heavy diet but also on other factors like proper digestion, sound sleep, and mental relaxation. Your excess diet is not being digested and hence major of its portion is being wasted as excreta. Try these modifications for weight gain- a) avoid fast food and spicy diet. B) avoid late night sessions. C) wakeup early before 6: 30 and perform yogasana like pawan muktasana and slight running schedule. D) increase sweets an dairy products in your diet. E) try to sleep atleast eight hours a day. If you are facing any sleep disorder or digestion issue then you can write to me.
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M.Sc - Dietitics / Nutrition (Delhi University)
Dietitian/Nutritionist, Panipat
"Natural remedies to control Acidity "!!

Acidity or heartburn is the most common gastrointestinal problem experienced by adults during their lifetime. There are many over-the-counter (OTC) and prescription drugs available in the market, but if you suffer only from occasional heartburn, lifestyle changes and natural remedies may be the route you want to take.

1) Baking Soda: A spoonful of sodium bicarbonate, or teaspoon-full to be exact, can help put an end to the burning sensation of heartburn caused by acid reflux.

2) Aloe Juice: Aloe is a plant used to soothe burns, and people often think of using it to help something like sunburn, but it can do more than that. It is able to soothen the heartburn too because it reduces inflammation.

3) Don't lie down: Heartburn tends to get worse at night, due to the fact that you’re lying down when you sleep. Gravity works against you, and it’s easier for the digested contents of your stomach to back up into your esophagus, along with acid. Try elevating your head about 6 inches when you sleep by placing blocks under the legs at the head of your bed. You could also try a wedge-shaped pillow under your mattress, but don’t simply pile up extra pillows as it’s easy to slip off of them at night.

4) Don’t lie down within 3-4 hours after eating, because lying down with a full stomach makes stomach contents press harder against your lower esophageal sphincter.

5) Eat Bananas and Apples: Bananas contain natural antacids that can act as a buffer against acid reflux. If you want to try out the simplest home remedies for heartburn first, try letting a few bananas ripen up nicely and eating one every day. You can also try an apple a day. Slice one up and eat it a couple of hours before bedtime to relieve or prevent discomfort.

6) Avoid Tight Clothes: Tight fitting clothes make it more likely that the stomach contents, will push through and you will experience reflux.

7) Avoid Smoking and Drinking: Smoking cigarettes and drinking alcohol can set you up for terrible reflux.

8) Watch your weight: Being overweight increases your risk of GERD, and you’re going to suffer from occasional heartburn a lot more as well. This is because unnecessarily added pounds will put pressure on your lower esophageal sphincter.

9) Buttermilk: Another simple home remedy for acidity is buttermilk. It contains lactic acid that normalizes the acidity in the stomach. You can buy buttermilk or make it yourself.

10) Cloves: Cloves can help alleviate acidity and dispel gas due to their carminative effect that increases hydrochloric acid in the stomach. Contrary to the popular belief, acidity can be caused due to low stomach acid too.

11) Cumin Seeds: Cumin seeds can also be used to treat acidity as cumin works as a great acid neutralizer. Also, it aids in digestion and relieves stomach pain.
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Hi I'm 22. I'm in relationship with my boyfriend. We had several times of intercourse. I'm suffering from abdominal pain for 3 days. When we were in an intimate relationship I had this pain. Is it normal to have abdominal pain in that moment (though we had many times)?

CCEBDM, PG Diploma In Clinical cardiology, MBBS
Cardiologist, Ghaziabad
Pain after sex is not normal, get an ultrasound of pelvis to rule out any inflammatory disease, report results on private chat for medicine and further advise. Advise-NO SEX BEFORE MARRIAGE.
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I am 20 years old. I am vegetarian. I do not eat even egg. Since many years whenever I drink milk I suffer from acidity. Can this problem be solved? If not what can be good substitute for milk in my diet?

MBBS
General Physician, Cuttack
Take a) pulse, legume, lentils, green peas, beans (kidney bean/ black bean, soybeans, b) mushroom, nuts (almond/cashew), green leafy vegetables, spinach, broccoli, corn, potato c), fruits- avocado, banana, guava, black berry, peaches, strawberry, pomegranate, orange, watermelon, jack fruit.
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I have digestion issue. If I eat vada pav or any besan ka item its not suit me. Even normal vegetable when I eat its create problem for me.

MBBS
General Physician, Cuttack
1.Take bland diet, Avoid spicy, oily, fatty and Junk food 2 Eat and drink slowly. 3.Avoid carbonated Drink, Beer, chewing gum, sucking hard candy etc, 5.Avoid gas forming food like onion, bean , peas, lentil, cabbage, cauliflower, broccoli,mushroom,whole wheat bread 6. Avoid oily, spicy, fatty and junk food 7. Avoid stress, anxiety 8.stop smoking 9. Go for regular exercise and avoid sedentary life style 10Take one tablet of pan40 in the morning 11.Take unienzyme 1 tablet thrice daily after food for few days. 12.consult me for further advice
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I am 21 years men I am checking my blood sample ESR count 120 mm/hr reminig blood levels are with in the range. What is problem in my health. Present I am suffering from cough, gaspain.

Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS), Diploma in Naturopathy & Yogic Science (DNYS)
Ayurveda,
1. Tab. Septilin (himalaya) 2+2+2.2. Talisadi churnam spoon full + honey. Thrice a day. 3. Madiphala rasayanam 10 ml twice. 4. Regular exercise. Butter milk useful.
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Cirrhosis of Liver

DM - Gastroenterology, MD - General Medicine, MBBS
Gastroenterologist, Hyderabad
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Accidentally I was hit by something at my bladder normally it was OK now but when I touch the bladder egg its paining is there any problem in future I was unmarried please suggest your prescription sir.

MD(EH)/AM/Accupressure
Acupressurist, Chandigarh
Dear Lybrate User You may rakr. Arnica 200 five droos thrice a day for two days and call back privately for further course of homeo medicine.
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i am suffering from acidity problem. what should i do to recover from this problem?

BHMS
Homeopath, Chennai
Hi, u can take Homoeopathic medicine named Nux vomica 200, 3-3 pills 3 times a day for 1 month. Revert after 1 month I m sure u will be fine Thanks
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My age is 40 Years, work culture on computer every day 10-12 hrs, I have neck pain since last 8-9 months and also have heart burn problem on few occasion and eye sight also tested +1 ECG, BLOOD, xray test result normal. advice me please.

MBBS, cc USG
General Physician, Gurgaon
Hello, You can take(if no drug allergy) Tablet Pantocid 40 Mg before food once a day for 2-3 days.. 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 7. Avoid excess citrus fruit 8. Avoid smoking and Alcohol 9. Regular Physical activities 10. Meditation For Neck pain Kindly follow advises given below 1.Avoid using computers continuously, take rest for 5 min after working for half an hour 2. In pain free interval do neck exercise (kindly learn exercise by registered Trainer) 3. you can use thin pillow while sleeping so that normal posture of neck can be maintained 4.Maintain proper posture of body while watching TV/ studying Kindly go for cervical X ray AP and lateral and review with reports Consult me for Further Management
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I have stomach problem. I eat any of food. It's making problem in my stomach. It's not digest properly.

MBBS, cc USG
General Physician, Gurgaon
What symptom you have, tell me like Stomach pain/ acidity/ constipation/ Heaviness/ gas follow advises given below 1. Drink lot of water 2.Avoid food from outside, junk, fried, spicy fatty food 3.Take fibrous diet 4. Regular Physical exercise 4. Regular Meditation Consult Physician/me for further Management
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Hello my name is amit kumar from abohar at punjab my problem is acidity brain pain at me so please say solution.

MBBS
General Physician, Cuttack
1.Take bland diet, Avoid foods which cause acidity like spicy, oily, fatty and junk foods, onion, garlic, citrus fruit, tomato etc 2..Have proper Breakfast, Don’t skip or postpone your meal, Take home made food, Avoid food and water from outside, 3.Eat smaller meals at frequent intervals like 5-6 meals per day, and don't overeat. 4.Drink plenty of water. Take your meal regularly and timely. Avoid fasting, Don’t skip your breakfast. 5. Stop smoking, consumption of alcohol and tobacco, excess tea or coffee if you are having, 7. Avoid stress 8. Take one tablet of pan40 in the morning before breakfast daily for few days. 9.Consult me for further advice
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Sir. I have habit of smoking (4 cigarettes/day. When I tried to run my heart will beat like hundred kilometers per hour. I have gastric problem too. Is my heart in problem?

MSC Human Development , Hypnotherapy , Special Educator , ms- counselling and physiotherapy, Applied psychology Hons
Psychologist, Faridabad
Consult with a normal physician first he/ she will suggest you further tests and consultation. Go for rehabilitation also this is not your age to face all these problems. Try to do yoga or some light exercise.
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I am 26 year old I think I suffering from stomach problems like acidity and digestion.

MS - General Surgery, MBBS
General Surgeon, Delhi
Avoid smoking, alcohol. Spicy diet and stress. Ortside food is also giving many problem. Consult dr.
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I have lots of pimples and acne black marks on my face and neck part of my body from last 2 years. Only under eye part is free from pimple and acne other than that you can find every were on my face. I tried ayurvedic treatment for 6 months but no use. I has to take 8 ayurvedic tablets every day. It creates acidity problem. Presently am using Himalaya neem face wash. And Himalaya clarina cream. Please suggest me a best treatment . To over come from my pimple problems. Please help me.

MD - Homeopathy
Homeopath, Aurangabad
Pimples/ acne vulgaris is a chronic inflammatory skin disease which develops due to blocking of the hair follicles in skin. For pimples and to remove scars take following med. Berberis aquifolium q. X 14 days 20 drops twice in water. Use berberis aquifolium oin any company also drink plenty water. Have green vegetables. Stop oily food. Avoid night watching. Wash face with medimix soap 2/3 times per day. Contact me after 2 weeks.
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Hello Doctors, I have a serious pain on my upper portion of my stomach may be it is an acidity I has used medicines like razo d udiliv for acidity.

CCEBDM, PG Diploma In Clinical cardiology, MBBS
Cardiologist, Ghaziabad
U have to improve your food habits do 1. Take 2/ 3 glass of warm water in the morning 2. Take more water in day 3. Take meals at fixed hrs 4. Take small amount of food at a time, take more frequent meals - may be five times a day. 5. No spicy/ fried/ fast/ junk/processed food. 6. No milk for few days, can take curd, no uncooked salad 7. Avoid constipation 8. Use nibu pani (lemon water) 2/ 3 times a day do for 7 days you will feel better for medicine contact on private chat.
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Sir, In flexible sigmoidoscopy I have solitary rectal ulcer 7 cm and swelling I need treatment.

PDDM, MHA, MBBS
General Physician, Nashik
Eat a high-fiber diet. Get insoluble and soluble fiber. Limit foods that are high in fat. Choose lean meats. Incorporate probiotics into your diet. Eat on schedule. Stay hydrated. Kindly provide all the reports and revert.
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Hi doctor this is krishnakanth I suffer from motion bleeding in one year some times coming but yesterday heavily bleeding full of motion in that time please help me.

FMAS, MS
General Surgeon, Gandhinagar
Respected lybrate-user hi it seems problem of haemorrhoids immediately consult a surgeon dear thanks regards.
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