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Dr. Shanthi Vijayaragavan

Gastroenterologist, Chennai

450 at clinic
Dr. Shanthi Vijayaragavan Gastroenterologist, Chennai
450 at clinic
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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. Shanthi Vijayaragavan is an experienced Gastroenterologist in Porur, Chennai. You can consult Dr. Shanthi Vijayaragavan at Sri Ramachandra Medical College And Research Institute in Porur, Chennai. Don’t wait in a queue, book an instant appointment online with Dr. Shanthi Vijayaragavan on Lybrate.com.

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I have gas trouble since two years, even if I had food on time I have stomach pain and acidity, how do I can get relief from this problem.

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
I have gas trouble since two years, even if I had food on time I have stomach pain and acidity, how do I can get reli...
For stomach pain take tablet Meftalspas-Ds with rantac and Avoid spicy food in your diet and also avoid peanuts and potatoes in your diet
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I am 27 years old having mouth ulcer problem what should I do?

MD - Internal Medicine, MBBS
Endocrinologist,
use mouth gel zytee 1 to 2 drop in to mouth thrice a day.take cap. vit.B once a day for 7 days. drink cold fresh water. eat green veg.,gargle with gargle liquid i.e. betadine 5 ml in to 1 glass of water. avoid spicy foods, fast foods. avoid constipation, eat fresh foods and fruits only. eat vit.-B12 and iron rich meals. if symptoms persist then do tests CBC, VIT.-B, and consult again . get well soon. with best complements.
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I am 34 year old and have burning sensation since 2000 while eating food as in year 2000 I have suffered from blood vomitting first time in life because of taking aspirin with entroquinol (medicine side effect) no solution still yet for it please help for its treatment.

BHMS
Homeopath, Pune
I am  34 year old and have burning sensation since 2000 while eating food as in year 2000 I have suffered from blood ...
You can take homeopathic medicine carbo veg 200/thrice a day 4-5 drops in little water, also take hydratis q 8-10 drops in half cup of water 4 times a day, avoid spicy food.
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I am a 52 years old male. I have chronic acidity problem for the past 10 yrs. Rarely can I do without antacid. Acidity is accentuated in the evening / night. Can you suggest a remedy for this. Can homeopathy help cure this problem? Otherwise I am of sound health and an active person. Thanks.

MS - General Surgery, MBBS
General Surgeon, Delhi
I am a 52 years old male. I have chronic acidity problem for the past 10 yrs. Rarely can I do without antacid. Acidit...
Maintain proper hygiene, take filtered water only. No smoking, no alcohol if any. Avoid outside spicy and fried food. Walk about 3-5 kms daily. There should be gap of 2 hrs after dinner and sleep. Small and frequent meals is of help chew your food properly at time of lunch and dinner. Keep your blood sugar controlled. Raise your bed about 4" from headend side. Get your gastroendoscopy/usg done. Tab nexpro-l 1 tab empty stomach.
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I am 33 year old I am facing a stool problem from 5 years.gas,stomach pain,loose motion,constipation and undigested food in stool is symptoms but now days 4 to 5 times I went to toilet when I come back from toilet I face pain in my stomach I tried lot of medicine but I am not satisfied.please help me out.

CCEBDM, PG Diploma In Clinical cardiology, MBBS
Cardiologist, Ghaziabad
I am 33 year old I am facing a stool problem from 5 years.gas,stomach pain,loose motion,constipation and undigested f...
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 with detaols of medicine you have already taken good luck.
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I am a patient of pancreatitis please tell what is the the diet?

MD - Pathology
General Physician,
In acute phase, nothing orally for a day or 2 till pain subsides. Then start liquid diet, f fruit and vegetable juices. No alcohol. Then slowly add low fat diet. You can take vegetables, grains, beans, legumes. You can also take egg whites, white fish, chicken. But no oil.
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My brother have acidic problem 2days onwards but breathing problem occurs. There is tight position in chest to have breath.

Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS)
Ayurveda, Faridabad
My brother  have acidic problem 2days onwards but breathing problem occurs. There is tight position in chest to have ...
Try the tips for acidity.. sometimes acidity causes breathing problem:: 1. Drink 100-500 ml of tender coconut water twice a day for relief from hyperacidity Mix equal parts of powdered fennel, licorice root, basil leaves and coriander seeds. Have ½ teaspoon of this mixture with ½ teaspoon of powdered rock candy (or unrefined sugar) 15 minutes before lunch and dinner. 2.Make a powdered mixture of equal parts of rock candy (or unrefined sugar), fennel, and green cardamom. Whenever you feel heartburn, mix 1 teaspoon of the mixture in a glass of cold milk and drink. 3.Avoid tea, coffee, and carbonated or alcoholic beverages.Especially stop drinking bed tea. 4.Avoid using garlic, ginger, onions, tomatoes, and vinegar in cooking. 5.Curd should be strictly avoided at night. 6. Practice Yoga and Pranayama such as Vajrasana, Bhujangasana, Salabhasana, Bhastrika Pranayama,Shitali Pranayama and Shitkari Pranayama. 7.Drink plenty of fluids and water. 8. Avoid constipation. 9. Revert back after 10 days. Take Care.
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One of my relative have recurring problem of blood with stool over the past couple of years, hes is around 54 years. 2-3 days back he had similar problem along with vomiting, blood also coming out during vomiting. Your doctrine please.

MBBS, MS - General Surgery
General Surgeon, Bangalore
One of my relative have recurring problem of blood with stool over the past couple of years, hes is around 54 years. ...
Mr. Lybrate-user, regarding pssing blood in stools, he may be having haemorrhoids, vomiting of blood along with the same problem, he will have to see asureon who can assess both. He will require an upper gi endoscopy along with a per rectal examination, after which he can be treated.
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I have regularly gastric problem in the morning time and late night, what should I do.

BAMS
Ayurveda, Ambala
I have regularly gastric problem in the morning time and late night, what should I do.
To increase digestion power you can follow these methods : • Take one teaspoon of ajwain seeds ( carom )and 1/2 teaspoon of jeera grind it and make powder of it add 1/3 rd of teaspoon of this in your food you eat . • Take pudina ( mint) and coriander leaves grind it and eat one teaspoon of it daily 2 times in a day . You can make chutney of it . Mint and corriander has enzymes that increase your digestion . • Eat one fruit before one hour of taking meal . Eat an apple daily . • Do running and jogging exercise daily . Do pavanmuktasan daily for 5 minutes under the supervision of yoga expert. • Eat healthy food and avoid fast food , spicy food , excessive consumption of tea , coffee and alcohol .
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Feeling pain in anus and difficulty in passing stools associated with constipation and gastric problem

DNB (General Surgery), MS - General Surgery
General Surgeon, Kurnool
Hi As per your description, it looks like you are having Fissure in ano. You should take high fiber diet, drink plenty of liquids, eat fresh fruits and vegetables. Your stool should be soft. If there is no response, you should consult your Surgeon and proceed. Regards
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I'm having too much gas whatever I eat I feel too much gas in stomach and also feel burning sensation after food I don't know why this is happening tell me what to do to cure this situation.

Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS)
Ayurveda, Chitiradurga
I'm having too much gas whatever I eat I feel too much gas in stomach and also feel burning sensation after food I do...
You are exactly having gastitis. It's a simple disease. You need not worry at all. Have food at right time. Maintain healthy lifestyle. Avoid excess spicy, salty food, junk food. You will be fine in a week For medicines and other home remedies in detail, kindly consult me personally online.
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I am working in a bank and I have some stomach problems like gases acidity and indigestion. Please suggest what are the remedies to all these problems.

MS - General Surgery, MBBS
General Surgeon, Delhi
I am working in a bank and I have some stomach problems like gases acidity and indigestion. Please suggest what are t...
No smoking, no alcohol if any. Avoid outside spicy and fried food. Walk about 3-5 kms daily. There should be gap of 2 hrs after dinner and sleep. Small and frequent meals is of help chew your food properly at time of lunch and dinner. Keep your blood sugar controlled. Raise your bed about 4" from headend side. Get your gastroendoscopy done. Tab nexpro-l 1 tab empty stomach.
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I having pain in my lower abdomen and back both side mildly and legs pain also from last 4 days. I can't pass my urine clearly having some pain and passing time having legs pain. Is this any kidney problem or stone. What should I do.

Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS)
Ayurveda, Hyderabad
I having pain in my lower abdomen and back both side mildly and legs pain also from last 4 days. I can't pass my urin...
Hi, It might be due kidney stone or urinary tract infection. Drink plenty of water and do one urine test.
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I have liver pain is this cause for acidity? Which medicine should I use for this type of pain?

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
I have liver pain is this cause for acidity? Which medicine should I use for this type of pain?
Please consult your local doctor for a physical examination because your local doctor will confirm it whether it is a liver pain or pain due to gastritis------------------------------
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I am 24 years old. I had a gastric problem since 2 years. I have taken many of the medicines but till now I have got no improvement. Also I have sort of calcium in my body for which my muscles pain everyday. So what should I do to improve those problems?

MS - General Surgery, MBBS
General Surgeon, Delhi
I am 24 years old. I had a gastric problem since 2 years. I have taken many of the medicines but till now I have got ...
No smoking and alcohol. Avoid outside spicy and fried food. Walk about 3-5 kms daily. There should be gap of 2hrs after dinner and sleep. Small and frequent meals is of help chew your food properly at time of lunch and dinner. Keep your blood sugar controlled. Raise your bed about 4" from headend side. Get your gastroendoscopy done. Tab nexpro-l 1 tab empty stomach.
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My stomach produces a lot of acid. Which causes acid reflux and thus burning sensation. How to control the acid production? please help.

MBBS
General Physician, Cuttack
My stomach produces a lot of acid. Which causes acid reflux and thus burning sensation. How to control the acid produ...
Take bland diet, avoid spicy food, don't remain in empty stomach, take your meals regularly and timely, avoid smoking, consumption of tobacco, alcohol. Avoid stress. Take one tablet of Pan40 in the morning before breakfast for few days. if no relief consult doctor
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Suffering from ibs from last 1 and 1/2 year. I am 28 years old and not having any reason to get such syndrome from my diet, regular activities, works and in my lifestyle.

Certified Diabetes Educator, Registered Dietitian (RD), PGDD, Bachelor of Unani Medicine and Surgery (B.U.M.S), General Physician
Dietitian/Nutritionist, Mumbai
In many cases, simple changes in your diet like taking high fibre foods and lifestyle can provide relief from irritable bowel syndrome. Although your body may not respond immediately to these changes, your goal is to find long-term, not temporary, solutions. I will inform you on how to make diet, lifestyle changes, make you understand instructions for taking medication because it won't work if you don't take it as directed. Consult privately for a holistic dietary therapy to solve your problems.
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Sir ji, Kuchh din se pet me dard hai or frs bhi thik se nhi ho pata hai din bhar gas niklti h badbu ati. please sir help me.

PDDM, MHA, MBBS
General Physician, Nashik
Sir ji, Kuchh din se pet me dard hai or frs bhi thik se nhi ho pata hai din bhar gas niklti h badbu ati. please sir h...
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.
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