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Dr. Sruthi Chandrasekaran

Endocrinologist, Chennai

250 at clinic
Dr. Sruthi Chandrasekaran Endocrinologist, Chennai
250 at clinic
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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. Sruthi Chandrasekaran is a trusted Endocrinologist in Madipakkam, Chennai. She is currently practising at Saraswathy Speciality Hospital in Madipakkam, Chennai. Don’t wait in a queue, book an instant appointment online with Dr. Sruthi Chandrasekaran on Lybrate.com.

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Sir I'm 42 years an I am diabetes patient my sugar level is always average 250 I eat everything what should I do to control my sugar level.

MBBS
General Physician, Cuttack
Sir I'm 42 years an I am diabetes patient my sugar level is always average 250 I eat everything what should I do to c...
1.Do regular aerobic exercise for 1 hour daily (brisk walking, jogging,running, swimming,cycling etc) 2.Reduce weight if overweight 3Control diet a) Avoid sweets, sugar/honey, milk, milk product excess calorie and carbohydrate rich diet like white bread, cereal, rice, pasta b) avoid all refined food like maida, pasta, starchy food like rice, potato, bakery item, processed food, c) include more fiber like pulse, green leafy vegetable, cucumber, carrot, tomato, j legume. D) Avoid sweetened fruit like banana, mango,litchi, chickoo, sapota, seethaphal jack fruit, grape etc. Can have fruits like guava, pineapple, papaya, orange, mousambi, strawberry, watermelon, pomegranate, jack fruit, sweet potato, a handful of walnut daily (Akhrot) e) Avoid white/polished rice, take unpolished rice like brown rice/wheat/Jowar/Ragi, moong and chana Dal. F) Avoid ghee/ butter./coconut oil/excess salt intake like papad/pickle. G) Avoid red meat. Take fish/chicken. H) Avoid alcohol and carbonated drinks like soft drink 4.Adhere to a strict diabetic diet by consulting Dietitian 5.Monitor your fasting, PP blood sugar 3 monthly and HbA1c six monthly 6.Consult diabetologist for advice and treatment.
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Is it possible canary seed alpiste silica fibre free can reduce diabetic sugar level. Please advise.

C.S.C, D.C.H, M.B.B.S
General Physician,
Is it possible canary seed alpiste silica fibre free can reduce diabetic sugar level. Please advise.
Though there are claims by advertisers, medical science had no definite evidence based proof, Nor is it advised as a cure by modernmedicien , If you can send me your reports I can suggest you the proper treatment. ASk privately.
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Today I did my sugar test and it reads 96 FBS. It it risky? And I have a bp of 150/99. Please suggest me what to do.

BAMS
Ayurveda, Bangalore
Today I did my sugar test and it reads 96 FBS. It it risky? And I have a bp of 150/99. Please suggest me what to do.
HI, Your FBS reading is OK. But your BP reading is high. Monitor your BP reading for 1 week both in the morning and and in the evening. If there are variations, then consult a physician for further management.
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I am 37 year old and diabetic. Sugar is normal. Also taking uric acid tablets. Daily I have too much body pain. Thyroid and calcium test also normal. Please suggest me what is the problem.

B H M S, MD
Homeopath, Thrissur
I am 37 year old and diabetic. Sugar is normal. Also taking uric acid tablets. Daily I have too much body pain. Thyro...
Dear lybrate-user your body pain may be due to some causes which has to be found and treatment has to be done. Despite taking treatment for uric acid if you are having body pain the cause has to be found out after going through a holistic study of your case as per homoeopathic method. In homoeopathy we will not be seeing your diabetes and Gout as seperate as both of this along with your body pain is caused by loss of immunomodulation. So in Homoeopathy the cause of this is studied and along with this your genetic make up which makes you prone to disease is studied and a apt remedy which can keep your immunity balanced is given which will cure the condition.
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I have thyroid, I want to reduce it for normal so wat type of precautions shall I must take to control nd more over how to control stomach.

MBBS, MD - Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine Specialist, Faridabad
I have thyroid, I want to reduce it for normal so wat type of precautions shall I must take to control nd more over h...
where there is deficiency of thyroxine hormone leading to sluggishness, tired feeling, weight increase, slow heart beats, intolerance to cold, swelling of legs, feet and face, difficulty in concentrating and at times in speech. Treatment for hypothyroidism is giving THYROXINE tablets. And dose are according to level of thyroid for life time. Avoid bad habits . Avoid stress. Some Relax during work. Go for walk, Take plenty of water, high-carbohydrate foods such as potatoes, rice, pasta and bread. Nutrient-rich foods that improve your health may also benefit your thyroid gland, antioxidant-rich fruits and vegetables more plenty of water: Blueberries, tomatoes, bell peppers, and other foods rich in antioxidants can improve overall health and benefit the thyroid gland. Eating foods high in B vitamins, like whole grains, may also help. flax oil, Selenium: Tiny amounts of selenium are needed for enzymes that make thyroid hormones to work properly. Eating selenium-rich foods, such as sunflower seeds or Brazil nuts, can be beneficial. Tyrosine: This amino acid is used by the thyroid gland to produce T3 and T4. Taking a supplement may help, avoid oily foods,junk foods, go for walk. Do Tests every 3 to 6 months. And consult doctor on time.
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Previously I ask question on my sister's pregnancy. That she has diabetes and thyroid problem. A gynaecologist advice 2 take insulin daily. Is daily taking of insulin is good fr my sister's health? ANd any side effect is there ?And tell me please if any problem in future in her life?

fellow in Obstetric Medicine , MS - Obstetrics and Gynaecology, FMAS, DMAS, MBBS
Gynaecologist, Hyderabad
Previously I ask question on my sister's pregnancy. That she has diabetes and thyroid problem. A gynaecologist advice...
hello, yes, insulin is safe in pregnancy..! she only needs to watch out for hypoglycemia( low sugar) after the insulin as may occur sometimes..! she ll need to monitor her sugars even after her pregnancy and have a diet control and exercise regime..!
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Irregular periods in 3 years and I have thyroid problem also so take thyronorm 25mcr tablets but no use please give me any suggestions for me I try all pills and corcese also but no use.

MBBS, MS - Obstetrics & Gynecology, Fellowship in Infertility (IVF Specialist)
Gynaecologist, Aurangabad
Irregular periods in 3 years and I have thyroid problem also so take thyronorm 25mcr tablets but no use please give m...
Hi Manju, if you are having hypothyroidism and treated still your period problem is persistent then their could be other reason for it please share details of clinical history and investigations you have to guide you in best possible way. You should have done pelvic ultrasound to see cause and hormonal profile.
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I am a diabetic, vegetarian, non smoker, non alcoholic and using insulin so what should be my diet. Request you to suggest me for the total day 3 times.

Diploma in Diabetology, Pregnancy & Diabetes, Hypertension, Cardiovascular Prevention in Diabetes ,Thyroid
General Physician, Sri Ganganagar
I am a diabetic, vegetarian, non smoker, non alcoholic and using insulin so what should be my diet. Request you to su...
I have told already. Take three meal first before 10 am ,second arround 2-3 pm ,third arround 8-9 p m. Take full plate salad before each meal. Take 1-2 missi roti without ghee over it. Eat slowly chew well. Take fruits 2 times about 12 and 5-6 pm. Take all fruits except mango, banana,grapes, chikoo, leechi and no fruit juices. You can take badam, akhrot and pista. Ground nut in a limit.
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I am 33 years old, my weight is approx 105, I am thyroid patient but now thyroid is stay with 1 medicine daily of 50mg, I am very bulky please guide me how to control on my weight ?

Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS)
Ayurveda, Faridabad
I am 33 years old, my weight is approx 105, I am thyroid patient but now thyroid is stay with 1 medicine daily of 50m...
Dear, thyroid needs to be addressed with great lifestyle change, herbs and therapies. A good healthy life style is needed firstly and some form of exercise walk is needed. See what you eat, have a food diary for 6 days, then concern me.
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I am 31 year married women. My fsh level 64. I tried 2 times ivf. First time sac was there no fetus. Second time negative. Should I take another chance or not. What you suggest pls guide waiting for reply eagerly.

MBBS
Sexologist, Panchkula
If you have tried two times then chances of pregnancy are negligible or no in the third time by ivf.
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I am 60 years old type 2 diabetic for 20 yerars. Most of the time range will be h1absc will be 8. Now my doctor says you can go in for insulin which is easier and safer than tablet. I can control with tablet also due advice me which one is conveiient

BAMS
General Physician, Delhi
Take new generation medicines before go for insulin ask your consultant to change salt or combination drugs which are suitable, risk of hypoglycemic shock is always there with insulin.
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I am BP & sugar patient with cervical sopondyl for the last 16 years. Kindly advice me.

C.S.C, D.C.H, M.B.B.S
General Physician,
I am BP & sugar patient with cervical sopondyl for the last 16 years. Kindly advice me.
Diabetes, often referred to by doctors as diabetes mellitus, describes a group of metabolic diseases in which the person has high blood glucose (blood sugar), either because insulin production is inadequate, or because the body's cells do not respond properly to insulin, or both. It is a difficult task to control blood sugar in the desired normal range. Whatever we eat is metabolised to sugar in the body to provide energy for our daily activities. For the absolute control, one has to monitor his / her blood sugar at regular intervals (Self-Monitoring of Blood glucose – SMBG). Though difficult, this can be done by a glucometer and keep a record. Get an idea of Fasting sugar (FBS) and 2 hours after food (PPBS), & HbA1C (inform me) and check before dinner and after every major food. The basic idea is to reduce the food intake to 1/3 of what you take now. The dictum of sugar control is diet, exercise, diet + medicine and at later stage medicine+ Insulin will be needed. There are different diet plans of varying calories for each person depending on his activity & life style. For diabetes, hypertension (high BP) and many long-term illness control there is the need for regular advice and follow up. Just one time consultation or advice is not enough to guide a diabetic in scientifically & medically correct manner. For giving you regular follow up you ask me with all details like your daily eating pattern and medicines you take. I assure you a proper guidance. If you keep in touch personally. Diet Plan For Diabetes FOOD ITEMAmountPROTEIN (gm)CALORIE (Kcal) EARLY MORNING Fenugreek seeds with 1 cup of water--- Tea (without sugar)1 cup435 Marie Biscuits2156 Breakfast Stuffed methi/palak /lauki paratha2 small7200 Curd50 gm (1 cup)330 OR Egg white / Paneer Bhurji1 medium bowl6130 Plain roti (no oil)2 small3150 OR Vegetable poha/upama/oats/daliya1 soup bowl4.5230 MID MORNING Apple /guava/orange1-40 LUNCH Salad (10 mins before lunch)1 Medium bowl130 Capsicum + gobhi veg1 medium bowl185 Dal1 soup bowl6130 Phulka (no ghee)26175 EVENING Milk / green tea / herbal tea / lemon water1 cup235 Roasted chana + Muri1 cup585 DINNER Salad (10 mins before dinner)Phulka (no ghee24.5150 Lauki veg1 cup285 Curd1 cup330 LATE NIGHT Skim Milk (no sugar)1 glass4120 Total-49.51286 Spondylosis needs treatment as appropriate by a neurosurgeon.
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Hi, Having lion dates daily 2 times will cause sugar? At a quantity of 20 dates daily. Will it cause diabetes?

Doctor of Medicine
General Physician, Surat
Hi, Having lion dates daily 2 times will cause sugar? At a quantity of 20 dates daily. Will it cause diabetes?
More sugar intake in diet are not the cause of diabetes, but person who is diabetes need to cut down the sugar else you can have dates in your diet
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Hello sir or madam? My father was check in hospital report shows tht he is suffering frm beginning SUGAR. So I want to know tht can we stop or remove tht disease.

MBBS, CCEBDM, Diploma in Diabetology
Endocrinologist, Hubli-Dharwad
Hello sir or madam? My father was check in hospital report shows tht he is suffering frm beginning SUGAR. So I want t...
Mr. lybrate-user, If diabetes is diagnosed, the treatment with appropriate drugs has to be started immediately. Diabetes is a condition which can only be controlled very well, there is no cure. Treatment has to be for lifetime. There is no other option. If you want me to guide specifically about which treatment to take and what other precautions to be taken, please come in a private conversation with following details: Fasting, Pp blood glucose levels, HbA1c%, present drugs being taken if any, dietary pattern and extent of daily exercise. Based on those details I will be able to give specific guidelines. Thanks.
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Fenugreek is said to be good to control blood sugar. How far this is justified? If true, in what form and what dosage should be taken? Kindly advise. Thankyou.

MBBS, D.P.H
General Physician, Gurgaon
Fenugreek is said to be good to control blood sugar. How far this is justified? If true, in what form and what dosage...
Mr. fenugreek is rich in minerals e.g.IRON, CALCIUM, POTASSIUM, SELENIUM, COPPER, ZINC, MANGANESE, MAGNESIUM ,VITAMINS ÀRE THIÀMINE, FOLIC ACID, PYRIDOXINE, RIBOFLAVIN, NIACIN VIT À AND C It is true that it helps in diabetes because it contains GALACTOMANNAÑ a natural Soluble fiber which shows down the sugar absorption in blood .it contains the amino acids which induces the production of insulin. It càn taken in th3 form of làdoo.
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My wife is pregnant and she was blood test results at thyroid in pregnancy. She consult Dr. And start neomarcagol tab. 5mg 3 time Ask for you neomarcagol tab. safe in pregnancy.

DM - Endocrinology, MD Medicine
Endocrinologist, Faridabad
My wife is pregnant and she was blood test results at thyroid in pregnancy. She consult Dr. And start neomarcagol tab...
If hyper thyroidism detected in first 3 months of pregnancy the first choice is ptu but subsequent 6 months pregnancy nmz (neomercazole) can be safely taken under close supervision of doctor as frequent 4-6 weekly thyroid testing needed so auto avoid under or overdosing.
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My father is losing his weight continuously. He is diabetic. Kindly give some recommendations regarding food diet and other health Precautions.

M.Phil biotech and PGD Dietitics
Dietitian/Nutritionist, Panchkula
My father is losing his weight continuously. He is diabetic. Kindly give some recommendations regarding food diet and...
Dear lybrate-user, we recommend a proper planned diets for diabetics you need to maintain the gi (glycemic index of your food to maintain the glucose levels in your blood. Please have small meals in your day (place at 2 hourly gap) take more of complex cards like roasted grains. Balance the sugar of your fruits by combining it with salads and soups. Take multigrain chapatti to reduce the gluten in your diet. Drink plenty of water and include some, cinnamon in your dairy preparation for maintaining the lactose of milk.
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I'm diabetic since 2005 and taking glympride 1 & metformin 500 twice a day. Sugar levels are under control. The only problem is with fasting blood sugar which is mostly above 145. Later it's below 130 for the whole day. Pl. Suggest if I can manage my fasting blood sugar levels. Thanx.

M.sc in dietetics and community nutrittion management
Dietitian/Nutritionist, Kolkata
I'm diabetic since 2005 and taking glympride 1 & metformin 500 twice a day. Sugar levels are under control. The only ...
Proper diet and regular exercise can control diabetes. Eat small amount of foods frequently. Do not skip meals. Avoid fast goods, sugar, sweetened juice etc. Avoid smoking, alcohol. Drink plenty of water. Use unrefined foods. Take extra protein. Use healthy fat. These are basic but for more details consult me privately on lybrate.
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My father 50years old male he is suffering with diabetes for 5years. And recently he is attacked with brain stroke paralysis right (CVA R) how 2 control diabetes permanently. Any home remedies for controlling sugar levels. Please save my father from all health complications.

Diploma in Diabetology, Pregnancy & Diabetes, Hypertension, Cardiovascular Prevention in Diabetes ,Thyroid
General Physician, Sri Ganganagar
My father 50years old male he is suffering with diabetes for 5years. And recently he is attacked with brain stroke pa...
Please note that diabetes can be controled. Your must follow follwing steps. 1. Balanced diet small frequent meal, proper salad fruits and fruits brisk walking. Proper antidiabetic drugs. Anticholesterol drugs must be taken. Talk me on phone.
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My wife age is 23 and she is suffering in thyroid .so she always had to eat medicine if thyroid.

BHMS
Homeopath, Secunderabad
Based on the reports it needs to be treated. Review the blood reports again after 4 months .One can also start Homeopathy as it is gentle and safe and does not interfere with regular medicines.
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