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Dr. Ramkumar Vishwanath

Cardiologist, Chennai

Dr. Ramkumar Vishwanath Cardiologist, Chennai
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I want all my patients to be informed and knowledgeable about their health care, from treatment plans and services, to insurance coverage....more
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Dr. Ramkumar Vishwanath is an experienced Cardiologist in Nandambakkam, Chennai. You can meet Dr. Ramkumar Vishwanath personally at Shreya Skin Clinic in Nandambakkam, Chennai. Book an appointment online with Dr. Ramkumar Vishwanath on Lybrate.com.

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I was a heart patient (a hole in heart) from a birth, I have done operation 8years ago and now im ok. For increasing my weight im going gym. Sir is there any problem for me if I take weighted object. And suggest me to get fat. There is no medicine using me.

Ph.D - Ayurveda, FFAM-Post Graduate Fellowship, MD - Ayurveda
Ayurveda, Delhi
I was a heart patient (a hole in heart) from a birth, I have done operation 8years ago and now im ok. For increasing ...
No rigorous or heavy exercises are advisable, do light exercises, yoga postures. Yes you may get effective herbal preparations and dietetic advises for moderate weight gain as it is suitable for you, inform.
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I get urination frequently. I am taking medicines for bp.

MBBS
General Physician,
I get urination frequently. I am taking medicines for bp.
Get urine complete test and sonography of abdomen and pelvis done, as there r chances of enlarged prostate at this age.
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For last 20 years my cholesterol level is around 260. But I have very good health otherwise. It seems we all three brothers have same condition. Can you explain on this ?

MBBS, MD - Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine Specialist, Faridabad
For last 20 years my cholesterol level is around 260. But I have very good health otherwise. It seems we all three br...
Hello dear patient. High cholesterol can cause atherosclerotic heart disease or narrowed coronary arteries in the heart can cause the symptoms of angina, when theheart muscle is not provided with enough oxygen to function. Decreased blood supply to the brain may be due to narrowed small arteries in the brain or because the larger carotidarteries in the neck may become blocked. This can result in a transient ischmic attack or stroke. Peripheral artery disease describes gradual narrowing of the arteries that supply the legs. During exercise , if the legs do not get enough blood supply, they can develop pain , called claudication . Other arteries in the body may also be affected by plaque buildup causing them to narrow, including the mesenteric arteries to the intestine and the renal arteries to the kidney. Avoid fast foods,oily foods,junk foods,alcohol,smoking,fatty foods, non-veg.,avoid stress, take flax oil, omega-3 fatty meal or cap., take .green veg., whole grain.garlic,. Take anti cholesterol medicines .
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My heart rate is consistently above 100 at rest. On lying down its 103 and on sitting its 112. I also feel dizzy and weak. Is it a cause for concern?

M.P.H, B.H.M.S
Homeopath,
Many factors influence resting heart rate. Genes play a role. Aging tends to speed it up. Regular exercise tends to slow it down. Stress, medications, and medical conditions also influence the heart rate. You can slow your resting heart rate by doing things that are also well known to help maintain a healthy heart: exercise more. Reduce stress. Avoid tobacco products. Lose weight. Still if your hear rate is more or increasing visit your doctor. Use manual method to find heart rate.
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I'm suffering from blood pressure at age of 25 what precautions should I take can my bp be normal after some years.

MD - Consultant Physician
Cardiologist, Kolkata
I'm suffering from blood pressure at age of 25 what precautions should I take can my bp be normal after some years.
Bllood pressure is acurable disease provided you follow this. 1. If you are smoker---stop it immediately. 2. Physical exercise & trandental meditation or yoga also look for proper sleep 3, diet control ie avoid fry, fatty & fast food. Plenty of vegetables & fruits. 4. Medication, medicines are to take regularly. Periodical check up of bp.
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My Cholesterol is 163 mg/DL but my triglyceride is 210 mg/dl. What should I do to Make my triglyceride levels became lower?

BHMS, MD - Homoeopathy
Homeopath, Lucknow
My Cholesterol is 163 mg/DL but my triglyceride is 210 mg/dl. What should I do to Make my triglyceride levels became ...
High cholesterol levels can be easily controlled by controlled diet. Avoid junk and fast foods (like, burger, pizza, samosa, chowmin, maggi, etc.), Oily and fatty foods (like, Poori, Kachouri, Maida, Chawal, Ghee, dalda, etc.) and also take less sugar. Along with avoiding it, do physical exercises and brisk walking atleast 20 min daily in morning and drink Lauki and karele ka juise. Do this regular for 2 months and then go for cholesterol checkup, you will feel major difference.
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Having blood pressure and rapid heart beat problem from 2 years already all tests are normal did 6 months ago, recently I missed a dose then my heart beat rose to 200-250:(normally its 130-150 I'm taking MetroCard xl 50 two times a day and clonafit 0.25 two times.

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
Having blood pressure and rapid heart beat problem from 2 years already all tests are normal did 6 months ago, recent...
Apart from taking symptomatic treatment take Tablet folvite 5mg once a day for six months and tablet vitamin D3 60000iu once a week for six months
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I have a problem in my teeth and also in my chest pain and last time is very problem hai so what I'm do.

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
I have a problem in my teeth and also in my chest pain and last time is very problem hai so what I'm do.
For pain take tablet paracetamol 650 mg and Get your vital parameters of the body checked from a nearby doctor and revert back with findings
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I am 28 years old male 48 kg weight. Having problem lik something is crawling under skin. Some time little with pain in chest. What is disease how to cure it.

Vaidya Visharad
Ayurveda, Narnaul
I am 28 years old male 48 kg weight. Having problem lik something is crawling under skin. Some time little with pain ...
If eating more fills you up too much, try drinking your calories. Milk, 100-percent fruit juice and homemade smoothies add calories between meals. Whiz up a high-calorie smoothie containing a whole banana, frozen yogurt, milk, juice and nut butter or flax seed in your own kitchen. Include dried milk powder or protein powder to boost the calorie count of plain milk. Avoid drinking copious amounts of beverages with meals, though.The liquid creates temporary feelings of fullness in your stomach so you may eat less solid, calorie-containing food. Save drinks for before, after and between meals.
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I have a chest pain frequently in 15 to 20 days. What to do for curing this problem.

MBBS, cc USG
General Physician, Noida
I have a chest pain frequently in 15 to 20 days. What to do for curing this problem.
You may be having chest pain due to 1.acidity. 2. severe anxiety 3. muscular problem Local application of Volini gel 1% twice a day for 2-3 day Consult Physician/me for Further Management
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After Angioplasty surgery the patient should take complete bed rest for how many months and should avoid what type of food for life time. Also after Angioplasty surgery are there chances of citica or any other side effect chances.

Diploma in Obstetrics & Gynaecology, MBBS
General Physician, Delhi
After Angioplasty surgery the patient should take complete bed rest for how many months and should avoid what type of...
Angioplasty is passing a wire through major blood vessel in groin or through radial area- arm. Local injury to vessel can cause bleeding and infection. Rest for at least a week. There are no chances of sciatica as that is a nerve-muscle disease. Food for lifetime should be low in salt & sugar despite bp & sugar in blood being normal, no bad fats like street food, burgers etc. Lots of protein through toned milk, curds & protein supplements, good fats & good proteins through a katori of assorted nuts + 1 spoon of pure ghee/ butter. Lots of seasonal vegetables and fruits.
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My mother is a sugar patient and she do not take any medicine and his heart is running very fast sometime so what should I do.

Diploma in Obstetrics & Gynaecology, MBBS
General Physician, Delhi
My mother is a sugar patient and she do not take any medicine and his heart is running very fast sometime so what sho...
Nothing can be done for a person who is acting'suicidal' if she knows she has sugar, who will convince her to take proper diet and medicine? not relatives or doctors for sure. She has to convince herself, if need be take help of a senior relative whom she listens to or trusts.
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Which oil is beneficial for heart patients in india and also tell us about diet chart.

MBBS
General Physician, Delhi
Which oil is beneficial for heart patients in india and also tell us about diet chart.
No oil is good for the heart use as little as possible olive oil is the oil which is the one if you have to use lots of green veggies and all fresh fruits are good go for low calorie diet reduction of body weight helps heart patients.
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My BP is 86/130. Using TelvasAm since January 2015. Is it requires to move to other drugs. If yes, which will be better.

PG Diploma in Emergency Medicine Services (PGDEMS), Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS), MD - Alternate Medicine
Ayurveda, Ghaziabad
My BP is 86/130. Using TelvasAm since January 2015. Is it requires to move to other drugs. If yes, which will be better.
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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Me I am drink 180 ml of alcohol daily at night. I have a dout that it effects my heart or not. In school days I am 1st in running. But now I can not go 2nd floor.

BDS, Certification in hypnotherapy, Certification in N.L.P, Certification in Gene and behavior, Psychology at Work
Psychologist, Gurgaon
Me I am drink 180 ml of alcohol daily at night.
I have a dout that it effects my heart or not.
In school days I am 1s...
You can reverse this loss of stamina, if you leave alcohol soon. You should visualize how high you used to feel when you you were an athlete. Choose your highs and compare both the highs, choose the high of fitness, strength and vitality. Do it everyday, you are so young you can bring back your body to a good shape.
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Yesterday I joined gym after 8 months. At gym I calculated pressure it showed 158/100 around 7: 40 am and I again around 2: 30 pm it showed 145/100. For a week I had taken regular meat and alcohol. Yesterday I ate Paani puri and bananas and garlic. But as I know that a person having high pressure can work normally as I am working. I am worried what is happening with me.

PG Diploma in Emergency Medicine Services (PGDEMS), Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS), MD - Alternate Medicine
Ayurveda, Ghaziabad
Yesterday I joined gym after 8 months. At gym I calculated pressure it showed 158/100 around 7: 40 am and I again aro...
In ayurveda, Hypertension is referred to as Rakta Capa Vriddhi and it sees the vitiation of vata and pitta doshas as the main cause. Mix 1 teaspoon of onion juice with an equal amount of honey. Take once a day for 1 week. Upon noticing improvement, continue for several more days. 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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My wife suffer some pain near heart, is this symptoms of heart problem?

BSc
Ayurveda,
My wife suffer some pain near heart, is this symptoms of heart problem?
It may be or may not be 1-take ecg 2-it's due tohyper acidity. 3-take 20 ml cold milk add cold water 50 ml end take in morning empty stomach end in noon also for 7 days
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His heart rate is always 75 bpm he os only 26old is this normal pulse rate? Or he should worry? How to lower it? Pls guide.

BHMS
Homeopath, Delhi
His heart rate is always 75 bpm he os only 26old is this normal pulse rate? Or he should worry? How to lower it? Pls ...
Heart rate in a normal human being ranges from 60-90 beats/minute. In conditions of excessive physical strain in may increase upto 130 beats/minute. Your friend is having a perfect heart rate and there is no need to worry about it at all.
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I use to get chest pain. Its not always but when I will lay down or m doing some work. Most of time it use to pain at left chest. I use to get a pinch from last 2 years its happening but now its increasing day by day. before it use to pain fr seconds but now it is paining for continue 10 minutes or more then that.

PGD Maternal Child Health, MBBS
General Physician, Akola
I use to get chest pain. Its not always but when I will lay down or m doing some work. Most of time it use to pain at...
For your age and height you seem to be very slim and thin built person. May be your muscle mass is not well developed. Your intercostal muscles and costochondral junctions are sensitive to any type of stretch while working and cause such pains. Do regular exercises, and have a good balanced diet rich in proteins. After a while your pains should disappear.
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I am 34 years old. I am having 90-150 bp rate. I don't want to take medicine. Please advice me is there any herbs or food that may lower my blood pressure.

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
I am 34 years old. I am having 90-150 bp rate. I don't want to take medicine. Please advice me is there any herbs or ...
1.Eat a healthy diet 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. It isn't easy to change your eating habits, but with these tips, you can adopt a healthy diet: • Keep a food diary. Writing down what you eat, even for just a week, can shed surprising light on your true eating habits. Monitor what you eat, how much, when and why. • Consider boosting potassium. Potassium can lessen the effects of sodium on blood pressure. The best source of potassium is food, such as fruits and vegetables, rather than supplements. Talk to your doctor about the potassium level that's best for you. • Be a smart shopper. Read food labels when you shop and stick to your healthy-eating plan when you're dining out, too. 2. Reduce sodium in your diet Even a small reduction in the sodium in your diet can reduce blood pressure by 2 to 8 mm Hg. The effect of sodium intake on blood pressure varies among groups of people. In general, limit sodium to less than 2,300 milligrams (mg) a day or less. However, a lower sodium intake — 1,500 mg a day or less — is appropriate for people with greater salt sensitivity, including: Anyone age 51 or older Anyone diagnosed with high blood pressure, diabetes or chronic kidney disease To decrease sodium in your diet, consider these tips: • Read food labels. If possible, choose low-sodium alternatives of the foods and beverages you normally buy. • Eat fewer processed foods. Only a small amount of sodium occurs naturally in foods. Most sodium is added during processing. • Don't add salt. Just 1 level teaspoon of salt has 2,300 mg of sodium. Use herbs or spices to add flavor to your food. • Ease into it. If you don't feel you can drastically reduce the sodium in your diet suddenly, cut back gradually. Your palate will adjust over time. 3. Limit the amount of alcohol you drink Alcohol can be both good and bad for your health. In small amounts, it can potentially lower your blood pressure by 2 to 4 mm Hg. But that protective effect is lost if you drink too much alcohol — generally more than one drink a day for women and for men older than age 65, or more than two a day for men age 65 and younger. One drink equals 12 ounces of beer, five ounces of wine or 1.5 ounces of 80-proof liquor. Drinking more than moderate amounts of alcohol can actually raise blood pressure by several points. It can also reduce the effectiveness of blood pressure medications.
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