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Dr. Srinivasan

Cardiologist, Chennai

400 at clinic
Dr. Srinivasan Cardiologist, 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. Srinivasan is an experienced Cardiologist in Nungambakkam, Chennai. Doctor is currently associated with Amma Hospital in Nungambakkam, Chennai. You can book an instant appointment online with Dr. Srinivasan on Lybrate.com.

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While coughing my mom complaints of pain in the chest. It also happens when she tries to stand straight after bending. Pls suggest proper medication.

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
Dear lybrateuser, -She can do steam inhalation three times a day -have more of warm fluids like tea, milk mix 1/4 teaspoon of turmeric powder in one glass of milk, soup, avoid all cold fluids -take tab levoceterizine, 5mg, 1 tab in the evening with water -take tab Paracetamol, 1 tab if pain is more -do warm salt water gargles three times if pain or irritation in the throat -she should have a well balanced, nutritious diet with more of fruits & vegetables to improve her immunity -if not much relief then get investigated & consult a doctor.
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90 years old my father felt down due to lower sugar level 2 months back, present sugar and all other electrolytic conditions are normal but his conscious not retained till what is the reason?

B.H.M.S., Senior Homeopath Consultant
Homeopath, Delhi
You can give him Dr. Reckeweg's r - 86 / 10 drops in little water thrice a day for one week. Revert back after one week with feedback.
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I am feeling very nervous all the time. And my blood pressure is getting high suddenly do not know what to do.

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
Homoeopathic treatment aconite napellus 200 (dr. Reckeweg) drink 5 drops in 1 spoon fresh water twice daily alpha t. S drops (wilmar schwab india) drink 20 drops in 20 ml fresh water 3 time daily aconite napellus 200 ----during acute anxious state of mind start take aconite 200 1-2 drop direct on tongue every 5-10 minutes until symptoms subsides. Ravil the above medicines will help you 100% but I want that you adopt naturopathy in your life style nd for that I will recommend you to do bhramari pranayam daily morning as this pranayam is a very good tress burster nd relieve you from anxiety related problems. 1. Close your eyes. Focus on your breathing 2. Place your thumbs in your ears, your index fingers above your eyebrows, and your remaining along the sides of your nose. Keep each little finger near a nostril 3. Breath in deeply through the nose. First, feel the diaphragm move down, allowing the lungs to expand and forcing the abdomen out; then feel your chest expand with your collar bones rising last. 4. Use your little fingers to partially close each nostril. Keep your lungs filled. 5. Breathe out through the nose while humming. Note that the humming sound should originate in your throat, not as a result of your partially-blocked nostrils. 6. Repeat three times.
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I am 65 years old & 60 kg. Have been taking regularly PanD/ Esoga RD capsules early morning for last 5 yrs. If not taken on any day then food will come to mouth with burning sensation. Could you please advise how to get rid of the medicine and come out of this problem. No other disease except mild hyper tension for which taking tabs. Metpure xl 12.5 & Loram 2.5 daily. Thanks,

MBBS, cc USG
General Physician, Gurgaon
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 Consult Physician for further Management
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Coronary Artery Disease: Causes and Treatment

DHMS
Homeopath, Mumbai
Coronary Artery Disease: Causes and Treatment

Coronary artery disease is characterized by accumulation of plaque in the coronary artery that chokes blood supply to the heart. This plaque buildup usually starts with cholesterol accumulation and gradually other particles such as calcium and lipoproteins get deposited as well. Over time, the plaque accumulates, making the blood vessels narrow and choking the supply of blood. In some cases, if the plaque ruptures, it may lead to formation of blood clots resulting in stroke.

The symptoms of coronary artery disease are:

  1. Breathing difficulties: This disorder may lead to shortness of breath as the blood pumping mechanism of the heart is impaired; this usually results in fatigue and exertion. It is advised to avoid advanced cardio exercises such as the high intensity interval training.
  2. Chest pain: Stress related activities may cause intense pressure or tightness in your chest, resulting in pain in the middle or left portion of your chest. If you discontinue the activity, the pain would usually subside. In some cases, you may feel the pain in the arm and the neck.
  3. Heart attack: If the level of plaque accumulation is excessive, then it may result in a heart attack. It is characterized by breathing difficulties, pain, tightness in the chest and sweating. You may also experience pain in the neck and the jaw.

The causes of coronary artery disease are:

  1. Smoking and alcohol consumption
  2. Leading a sedentary lifestyle ups the risk of coronary artery disease
  3. Hypertension
  4. High cholesterol levels in the body
  5. Blood sugar problems

Treatment:

  1. Get your blood pressure under control: If you suffer from high blood pressure, then it is recommended to get it under control to prevent coronary artery disease.
  2. Quit smoking: If you are a habitual smoker, then it is time to nip the habit in the bud. Smoking is known to constrict blood vessels as it is a vasoconstrictor.
  3. Eat healthy: Eat a well balanced diet consisting of vegetables and fruits so that your body receives the essential nutrients to function well.
  4. Beat stress: You need to control your stress levels through exercise or meditation. Take time off work and do activities that make you happy.
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I am having pre hypertension. I read in net chewing raw garlic 2 3 cloves a day reduces hypertension. One of my friend told it also causes problems in erection. Is it true? Or eating raw garlic increases erections?

MD-Ayurveda, Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS)
Sexologist, Haldwani
Hello- Garlic is known for its lipid/cholesterol reducing property. Hypertension is due to narrowing of blood vessels by the deposition of this harmful lipids in the vessels which decreases the blood flow towards the organ and increases the pressure towards the wall of the vessels. This is the normal pathology of hypertension. Since garlic removes this lipid obstruction in blood vessels and reduces hypertension it also improves the blood supply of organs, and a healthy erection needs a healthy blood supply.
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Cholesterol count 206. Not able to sleep properly, Awakes in between and Depression.

MBBS, MD - Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine Specialist, Faridabad
Change life style .do meditation,yoga, Go walk daily, do any one physically activity daily i.e.play any game., Avoid fast foods,oily foods,junk foods,alcohol,smoking,fatty foods, non-veg.,take plenty of water in day time. use flax oil, omega-3 fatty meal or cap., take .green veg., whole grain foods, Use GARLIC in foods daily ,. Cod liver oil. Take anti cholesterol medicines . avoid stress before sleep. one important that is take 1 glass of water before bed at night. Because it protect from heart fail during sleep at night and good sleep at night.
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I have no blood pressure problem but doctor prescribed me lona salt but it is not available in market so what should I do.

Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS)
Ayurveda, Navi Mumbai
In ayurveda there is mention panchakarma treatment. Panchakarma means five procedure for detoxification of body in this five procedure for blood pressure you should do BASTI AND SHIRODHARA treatment .you will get good result so consult good ayurvedic doctors.
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I have heart rate 114 and I think for this rate my bp is lower, my age is 24 and height is 165cm and weight is 64kg. So what should I do to make it normal?

MBBS
General Physician, Cuttack
1. It could be due to stress, anxiety, thyroid or heart problem 2. Do a thyroid function test, take ecg 3. Consult physician for advice and treatment.
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how to reduce LDL cholesterol? If it is 160 to 165? Is it possible with exercise?

MBBS, MD - Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine Specialist, Faridabad
dear sir medicines also required with exercise to reduced LDL cholesterol. take cap. ecosprin gold -10 at night daily. go morning walk. eat whole grain foods. avoid alcohol intake,fat food,junk food. avoid stress.
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Dear Doctor, I am male , Age: 39. I had by Lipid profile test last week, LDL level is high so what should be done.

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
Dear relax food has nothing to do with lipid levels relax. Exercise, enjoy smile. No stress. Take desi cow ghee 1-2 tea spoons daily with meal.
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What are the symptoms of heart attack? And what are the first aid we have to make? How they cause.

CLINICAL CARDIOLOGY, MD - Consultant Physician
Cardiologist, Surat
Chest pain, chest heaviness are signs of heart problem. There can be other wide range of symptoms. The point is that if at any point you feel that this is a heart problem you should go and see a heart doctor. This is very important. You should see a heart doctor. Generally physicians are not export at dealing with heart problems so you should see a hot Dr. Worries nearby are you should follow the advice given by the heart doctor.
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I am over weight, I workout in gym and thinking of taking fat burner, but I have high bp problems, what should be done?

DNB Cardiology, MD - General Medicine, MBBS
Cardiologist, Mumbai
Hello lybrate-user, I would strongly advice you against taking any fat burner. Every fat burner works by increasing catabolism which would push the blood pressure to serious high levels putting you at the risk of stroke, heart issues and other serious problems. You are young and should take a more holistic approach towards losing weight which would be safe and permanent. If medication is something you are looking forward too, cetilistat, one which decreases absorption of fat from your meals would be far safer choice for you. It's taken 60 mg twice a day. You may get it fron any big pharmacy in delhi or otherwise get it from mumbai. Again no fat burners. Regards
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Will you please tell name of decease & further treatment according to test reports 1) LFT, LIPID PROFILE are normal, 2) HBsAg = REACTIVE, 3) URINE MICRAL = NEGATIVE, 4) HBV, DNA (QUANTITATIVE) 474 IU/ML (log10 value 2.68 IU/ML) 5) HBeAg = NEGATIVE, 6) All general blood & urine reports are normal.

Diploma in Obstetrics & Gynaecology, MBBS
General Physician, Delhi
Most of reports are normal except hepatitis B , either person is a carrier-most probably person is not suffering from clinical jaundice.
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Hi doc I developed a red spot in d white portion of my eye. Today mor. I take high bp medicine daily cz I hv high bp. Is d.

DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Jaipur
You are suffering from subconjunctival hemorrhage, happens because of night time hike in bp, do not worry it will go in 10-12 days.
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I am not able to sleep in night sometime I feel very tired but if I try to sleep my heart beat become fast and I have to sit for a 10 minutes to control my heart beat. What do I do to get proper sleep? Please help me.

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
Dear lybrateuser, -take a nutritious diet so that you don't feel exhausted & tired after the whole day, have 5-6 small meals which can include snacks such as fruit, sprouts, salad, sandwich, dry fruits, have 7-8 glasses of water -avoid more than 2-3 cups of tea, coffee if you consume more -do regular exercises walking, jogging, cycling for 20-30 min, also do yoga, deep breathing exercisesfor atleast 5-10 min in the morning. -drink a warm glass of milk before going to bed, avoid use of tv, mobile before bedtime, instead read or listen to music so that you fall asleep quickly -have dinner 2-3 hrs before bedtime, keep your sleep & wake up time fixed.
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Hi Sex female, age -43, blood pressure last 10 days 150/100, slightly headache also,

General Physician (AM)
Alternative Medicine Specialist, Chandigarh
Tonicard (homeo, kali iod 12x (biochemic. Requires detailed questioning so as to ascertain your personality and to treat you symptomatically. Treatment is available, safe and without side effects in biochemic system of medication. Consult me in private.
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I am 41 years old male. My pulse rate is always between 85 to 100. Should I see a doctor? Please help thank you.

Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS)
Ayurveda, Bundi
No need until there's no other condition. Pl see that Terminalia Arjuna and Phyllanthus emblica powders of high quality are use with Moringa.
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My mom weight is 75 and height 5" 0 inch. My mom has High BP patient. Last 2 months is normal but now she goes morning walk for 3 km and today BP 150. Can it is due to Morning walk?

MBBS, MD - Community Medicine, diploma clinical cardiology
Cardiologist, Jaipur
Morning walk is like sanjeevni for obesity and hypertension. Immediately after a walk there will be rise in bp for quite sometime. One should not be worried about it. Always check bp before starting of walk or after 1 hour of walk. Still if it is high then need treatment modifications but keep the walk and dietary modifications continue as long as she is physically and mentally fit to do that.
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I have heard that diabetics suffer silent heart attacks. But how can one diagnose that they have suffered one, or is there any pre-heart attack symptoms that a diabetic can understand or decipher ?

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
Dear lybrateuser, -Because of nerve damage, people with diabetes may not have typical chest pain during a heart attack, instead they may experience milder chest pressure or sudden shortness of breath or sweating, or even an unexplainable change in blood glucose levels -on investigation ecg may show changes.
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