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Dr. Swaminathan T.R.

Ophthalmologist, Chennai

Dr. Swaminathan T.R. Ophthalmologist, Chennai
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Dr. Swaminathan T.R. is one of the best Ophthalmologists in Mandaveli, Chennai. You can consult Dr. Swaminathan T.R. at Dr.Swaminathan's Eye Clinic in Mandaveli, Chennai. Don’t wait in a queue, book an instant appointment online with Dr. Swaminathan T.R. on Lybrate.com.

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I have a red eyes for over 3 days. what should I do?

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I have a red eyes for over 3 days. what should I do?
There are various causes of red eye however most common will be conjunctivitis which may be allergic or infectious. Will start treatment empirically on the line of infection start eye drops vigamox 6 times a day eye drops genteal four times a day however other causes of red eyes has to be rule out like allergic, glaucoma, foreign body, uveitis dry eyes, blepharitis. Kindly consult a ophthalmologist.

I am sajir 27 year old male having problems in stomach getting gas and stomach get tight having problems in bathroom Also having problems of eyes dryness Please suggest me remedy for both problem.

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I am sajir 27 year old male having problems in stomach getting gas and stomach get tight having problems in bathroom ...
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 stress, anxiety 7.stop smoking 8. Go for regular exercise and avoid sedentary life style 9.Take one tablet of pan40 in the morning 10.Take unienzyme 1 tablet thrice daily after food for few days. 11.consult me for further advice
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My eyes in very deapth and skin how to change to white.

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HOMOEOPATHIC TREATMENT WHITENING CREAM ( BIOVALLEY)Apply in circular fashion in morning nd at night WHITENING SOAP ( BIOVALLEY ) Wassh face with this face wash before applying whitening cream SUNCARE CREAM ( BAKSON ) Apply 30 minutes before going outsside nd again reapply after 3-4 hrss after washing with whitening soap PAPAYA PACK ( BAKSON) Daily apply on face directly in evening when u think u r not going outsside now nd wash face after it is dry. FERRUM SIP SYRUP ( SBL) 2 spoons twice daily DIET Daily Cucumber in salad 1 apple /200 gm papaya/500 gm watermelon daily Consume Lots of water daily 2 glass milk daily

What is the better ayurvedic treatment for improving eye power. Without use of spectacles.

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What is the better ayurvedic treatment for improving eye power. Without use of spectacles.
There is no medication or food for improving eyesight or to get rid of glasses. If not interested in glasses then you can try a. Contact lens b. Lasik laser as your age is now 19 years so your number will not increase now whether you wear glasses or not as number becomes stable at age of 18-20 yrs. Having said that I advise you to eat balanced diet including green vegetables and seasonal fruits for keeping eyes and body healthy. As you are not comfortable with contact lens then go for lasik. Lasik is a very easy and painless procedure. If you want to get rid of glasses then go for lasik.

Eye me bhut khujly hoty he or lal ho jati he or eye me se pani abhi niklta he koi upay btaye.

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Eye me bhut khujly hoty he or lal ho jati he or eye me se pani abhi niklta he koi upay btaye.
watering of eyes can be due to many reasons and the main reasons are 1.Eye Allergy due to dust,Pollution,infection 2.Weak Eyesight 3.Continuous watching TV,Mobile,computor in dim light 4.Any eye injury 5.Lack of sleep 6.Continuous headache 7.Hypertension. So,my suggestion for you is either you give details of your eye watering reasons or visit a local doctor for an eye check up as a final examination can only be made after physical examination.

How to get better eye site if some ine gas weak eye. How to cure it without using specs.

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How to get better eye site if some ine gas weak eye. How to cure it without using specs.
Hello, Include the following for getting better vision: Vitamins A, C, E, and minerals like copper and zinc are essential to eyesight. Get the antioxidants from dark leafy greens, egg yolks, yellow peppers, pumpkin, sweet potatoes, and carrots. Include garlic and onions. Blueberries, grapes as they have antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties that can help improve your vision. DHA is a fatty acid found in coldwater fish like salmon, sardines and mackerel. Exercises for eyes: Warm your eyes. Rub your palms together to create heat, and then place them against your eyes for five seconds. Repeat this three times. Roll your eyes. Start by looking up and then slowly circle 10 times clockwise and 10 times counterclockwise. Focus. Hold a pen at arm's length, focus your eyes on it, and slowly bring the pen closer until it's about 6 inches away from your nose. Then slowly move it back, keeping your eyes focused on the pen, 10 times in all. Massage your temples. Using your thumb knuckles, massage your temples in small circles, 20 times in one direction and 20 in the other. Repeat the same actions above the mid-point of the eyebrows at the forehead, then below the eyes on both sides of the bridge of the nose. Take a mini-nap. Put your head back, close your eyes, and relax for 3 minutes. Insufficient sleep may weaken your vision, so shoot for 8 hours of sound sleep a night. Rest your eyes 10 minutes for every 50 minutes spent reading or in front of the computer. If your eyes feel overly tired, lie down and place cooling cucumber slices over your eyelids. Medication: Take homoeopathic medicine which will help you in preventing rather reducing the power of your eyes. Take Physostigma 6/ thrice daily for 1 month. Thereafter, revert back for further guidance.

I am having red eyes for past 4 days its like something there in the eyes and I am forced to rub which makes the eyes more reddish. What should I do?

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I am having red eyes for past 4 days its like something there in the eyes and I am forced to rub which makes the eyes...
.Dear lybrate user, pls avoid rubbing your eyes, red eyes could be because of many reasons but commonly it is due to allergy or infection. You need to visit eye specialist to differentiate between the two as the treatment is different. Also get your eyes checked for any glass power

Dear Sir/ Madam, My Present Eyesight power for wearing spectacles is -1.50 left eye and -1.25 right eye. The power has been increasing. I am facing farsight problem and not able to see or detect faces of people and specially glow sign boards or any digital image. Can you please suggest me any good measures or remedies (natural, any medicine, supplement capsule or home remedies) so that I can increase my Eyesight. I do not prefer to wear spectacles. I would be very grateful if you can help me in this matter.

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Dear Sir/ Madam, My Present Eyesight power for wearing spectacles is -1.50 left eye and -1.25 right eye. The power ha...
As your numbers are quite high. You need to wear spec. But on the other side you can also go for Lasik surgery for removing your eyes numbers. And other side. Please start having some nutritional supplements. If you want. Please let me know so that I can send you that. Take care. :)
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The eyebrow portion of the right eyes pains frequently after travelling during noon times. The problem has started from last 2-3 years but now as the time is passing the pain has lessen. Any other way to cure it faster also if you can let me know the reason for it.

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The eyebrow portion of the right eyes pains frequently after travelling during noon times. The problem has started fr...
first you need to get your eyes tested for any glass power wear protective glasses while you r travelling to avoid dust and dirt entering the eyes.. visit eye surgeon if problem persists

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Putting kajal on inner surface of eye lid blocks meibomian glands opening and causes infections

Why Our Eyes Twitch?

Cornea Cataract & Lasik
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Eye twitching, tics in the eyelids and spasms in the eye are pretty common. In case of eye twitching, usually the lower eyelid becomes involved. The upper eyelid may also twitch in certain cases. Twitches are not permanent in nature, and they leave after some time. In some cases, eye twitching may last for long durations of time such as weeks or months.

Eye twitching is not a critical medical condition. It is a temporary prickling and irritation in the eyes, which ceases after some time. Common twitching of the eyes is not related to any neurological disorder.

Here are some reasons which cause eye twitches-

Stress
Every individual goes through some amount of stress, and the body reacts differently in different people as a result of stress. An eye twitch may be caused due to stress, especially related to strain in the eyes.
In order to reduce stress you should practice yoga, meditation, perform breathing exercises and take a break. Reducing the stress would also cease the twitching in the eyes.

Tiredness
Eye twitching can appear when you are fatigued or very tired. Lack of proper sleep makes your body tired, and this might trigger eye twitching.
You should improve upon your sleeping hours and sleep more.

Eye strain
Vision problems and any issue related to the eyes can cause stress, which may result in constant twitching in your eyes. Whenever too much stress is imposed upon your eyes, they tend to react and twitching occurs. Any problem would make the eyes put in more effort, which results in strain.
You should have an eye check up if you experience an eye strain accompanied by twitching sensation in your eyes.

People who use computers, laptops, tablets and smartphones for a profuse period of time experience pain and twitching in the eyes. There is a 20-20-20 rule to be followed while using such devices, which reduces eye strain and reduces itching or twitching. You can also avail special eyeglasses for people who spend a lot of time on computers.

Caffeine
Intake of an excess amount of caffeine leads to eye twitching. Cut down your doses of coffee, tea, dark chocolates and soft drinks in case of eye twitching and you may observe an easing in the twitching.

Alcohol
Alcohol also leads to eye twitching so you must abstain from alcohol in case you are having twitching in the eyes.

Dry eyes
This disorder develops in people who have crossed the age of 50. People who use computers a lot also develop dry eyes, which leads to eye twitching.

Our eyes twitch because of a lot of reasons. You should know the facts right and avoid situations that lead to eye twitching.
Why Our Eyes Twitch?
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Ophthalmologist
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Do you know how well your child sees and if hep or she sees equally with both eyes ......
Amblyopia or lazy eyes is a childhood eye problem that is treatable till the age of 8 only....
So act now get in touch with your eye specialist.... record your childs vision help them lead a normal life....
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What are the way to correct eye short sadness for precaution it can be correct without specs.

FPRS, DNB Ophtalmology
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What are the way to correct eye short sadness for precaution it can be correct without specs.
Unfortunately there are no natural medications to remove spectacles permanently. You can either try contact lenses or plan for refractive lasik laser surgery.

I have red eyes and feeling jealousy in my eyes from over 3 days because of this I can't sleep properly its very bad for my health.

DOMS, MBBS
Ophthalmologist
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I have red eyes and feeling jealousy in my eyes from over 3 days because of this I can't sleep properly its very bad ...
Red eye has many causes. You have to see if it is associated with blurring of vision, pain, discharge and other complaints. But commonly its allergic or infective in origin ie allergic or infective conjunctivitis. Which has simple treatment protocol. But still its wise to see an ophthalmologist for a thorough slit lamp examination to rule out other differentials for red eye.

I have red eyes after 2 days Why? Can you help me doctor. I have too much pain in my eyes.

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath
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I have red eyes after 2 days
Why? Can you help me doctor.
I have too much pain in my eyes.
Eyes appear red because the vessels at the surface of the white portion of the eye (sclera) become swollen. Vessels may swell due to: • Eye dryness • Too much sun exposure • Dust or other particles in the eye • Allergies • Infection • Injury Eye infections or inflammation can cause redness as well as possible itching, discharge, pain, or vision problems. These may be due to: • Blepharitis: Swelling along the edge of the eyelid. • Conjunctivitis: Swelling or infection of the clear tissue that lines the eyelids and covers the surface of the eye (the conjunctiva). This is often referred to as "pink eye." • Corneal ulcers: Sores on the cornea most often caused by a serious bacterial or viral infection. • Uveitis: Inflammation of the uvea, which includes the iris, ciliary body, and choroid. The cause is most often not known. It may be related to an autoimmune disorder, infection, or exposure to toxins. The type of uveitis that causes the worst red eye is called iritis, in which only the iris is inflamed. Other potential causes of eye redness include: • Colds or allergies . • Acute glaucoma: A sudden increase in eye pressure that is extremely painful and causes serious visual problems. This is a medical emergency. The more common form of glaucoma is chronic and gradual. • Corneal scratches: Injuries caused by sand, dust, or overuse of contact lenses. Sometimes, a bright red spot, called a subconjunctival hemorrhage, will appear on the white of the eye. This often happens after straining or coughing, which causes a broken blood vessel on the surface of the eye. Most often, there is no pain and your vision is normal. It is almost never a serious problem. Because the blood leaks into the conjunctiva, which is clear, you cannot wipe or rinse the blood away. Like a bruise, the red spot will go away within a week or two. So,visit a local eyespecialist.The diagnosis of your problem in eyes can only be made by local examination of eyes
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I am Radha aged 38. I am prescribed to take melmet SR 500 morning and evening from Feb. This month when I started checking sugar levels after food (with exercise), I could see that I get: 154, 151, 160 (evenings) Fasting is 101, 114 Could you please suggest if it is high or I need to meet my endocrinologist and get the dosage increased. Kindly suggest if accucheck glucometer is fine or I need a different one for accurate results. Regards, Radha Devaraj.

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I am Radha aged 38. I am prescribed to take melmet SR 500 morning and evening from Feb. This month when I started che...
The reported blood sugar levels are good. Ideally when in control fasting should be around 100 mg and pp between 150 to 160 mg and hba1c%<7. Hence there is no need for adding any drug or increasing the dose. Cocentrate on exercise and restricted diet, that should help.
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I have yellow eyes for over 3 days. What I do?

Fellowship in Vitreoretinal Surgery, MS - Ophthalmology
Ophthalmologist
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I have yellow eyes for over 3 days. What I do?
Do you have itching and sticky discharge also? if no then you can use genteal eye drop 3 times a day and naphazoline eye drop 3 times a day for a week and let me know.

I have a problem of color blindness so how can I prevent my self with problem can you giv me advice plz.

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath
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I have a problem of color blindness so how can I prevent my self with problem can you giv me advice plz.
Color blindness occurs when there is a problem with the color-sensing granules (pigments) in certain nerve cells of the eye. These cells are called cones. They are found in the retina, the light-sensitive layer of tissue that lines the back of the eye. If just one pigment is missing, you may have trouble telling the difference between red and green. This is the most common type of color blindness. If a different pigment is missing, you may have trouble seeing blue-yellow colors. People with blue-yellow color blindness usually have problems identifying reds and greens, too. The most severe form of color blindness is achromatopsia. A person with this rare condition cannot see any color, so they see everything in shades of gray. Achromatopsia is often associated with lazy eye,nystagmus (small, jerky eye movements), severe light sensitivity, and extremely poor vision. Most color blindness is due to a genetic problem. About 1 in 10 men have some form of color blindness. Very few women are color blind.-------------- Symptoms------------- Symptoms vary from person to person, but may include:----------- • Trouble seeing colors and the brightness of colors in the usual way----------- • Inability to tell the difference between shades of the same or similar colors--------- Often, the symptoms may be so mild that some people do not know they are color blind. A parent may notice signs of color blindness when a child is learning his or her colors.---------- Rapid, side-to-side eye movements (nystagmus) and other symptoms may occur in severe cases.------------------- There is no known treatment. However, there are special contact lenses and glasses that may help people with color blindness tell the difference between similar colors.---------------------------- Color blindness is a lifelong condition. Most people are able to adjust to it without difficulty or disability.----------------- Homoeopathic medicine----------------------- SANTONINE 3X ( Dr Reckeweg) Chew 2 tab twice daily for 3 months.------------------- If the color blindness is partial ie. If one pigment is missing then the above homoeopathic medicine is very useful in that case as seen in my general practise.I will advise you ,that what ever is your condition,you should start taking this medicine.Purely homoeopathic,noside effects.

I have eye problem. I can't see anything without my eyewear. Can I replace it with eye lenses? What will be its cost? Please concern.

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
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I have eye problem. I can't see anything without my eyewear. Can I replace it with eye lenses? What will be its cost?...
Hello dear. You can use contact lens. Cost depends on type of contact lesn usually ranges from 300 to 1000 rupees.
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Hey sir I m suffering from red eye from last 2 days. What can I do for that please reply sir.

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath
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Hey sir I m suffering from red eye from last 2 days. What can I do for that please reply sir.
Homoeopathic medicine EUPHRASIA 30 ( Dr Reckeweg) Drink 2 drops direct on tongue every 2-3 hrly EUPHRASIA EYEDROPS ( SBL ) pour into eyes 1-2 drops 3 times daily If no relief within 2 days,please cosult an Eye specialist for physical examination.
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