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Dr. T.C.Ramesh Kumar

Psychiatrist, Chennai

500 at clinic
Dr. T.C.Ramesh Kumar Psychiatrist, Chennai
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Dr. T.C.Ramesh Kumar is an experienced Psychiatrist in Anna Nagar West Extension, Chennai. He is currently practising at Schizophernia Research Foundation India in Anna Nagar West Extension, Chennai. Book an appointment online with Dr. T.C.Ramesh Kumar on Lybrate.com.

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Sir I have some problem body pains how to solve my problem not only me my friends also how to solve.

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Sir I have some problem body pains how to solve my problem not only me my friends also how to solve.
For pain take tablet paracetamol 650 mg and I will suggest you to eat nutritious home made food with adequate fluid intake and take physical rest.

Problem is my brother has continuously self distorting thought sometimes suicidal too and he is studying in bachelors. Please help him and I thought he is in depression.Please help?

BHARAT JYOTI, MRACGP, INCEPTOR, MD-PhD, MD - Psychiatry, FIPS, Fellow of Academy of General Education (FAGE), DPM, MBBS
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As he gets Suicidal thought, he better take Tab Escitalopram plus 10 mg daily and follow up with us or his own doctor. Get supportive psychiotherapy

I was okay till December 15 but from jan 16- April 16 almost 4 months I don't like anything, never like to go in a mall or shopping, don't like to spend money or any recreational activity. I slept for almost 12 hours in a day and after that also do not find my body active. I feel lazy through out the day and my appetite also lower. I didn't like to do my factory work as well, always pressurize my self to do normal office work. This had happened to me since 2009 almost every year. I was active 6-8 months full active and 4-6 months in a dull mood in every year. Time is not fixed, sometimes I feel dull in summer and sometime in winter. Moreover I was very quickly upset with even a small thing happening in my dull mood and feel extremely cool when I am active even worst thing happened. Please help me. I am taking desval er 750 for the last one year.Please tell.

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I was okay till December 15 but from jan 16- April 16 almost 4 months I don't like anything, never like to go in a ma...
Probably you are suffering from bipolar depression. It is a recurrent illness. But fortunately self limiting. Your doctor has put you on desval er 750 mg. Probably by next year, your depressive period may not be 4 months long, may not be that severe that you can not go to factory. Let us wait and watch. If you continue to have similar intensity episode, your doctor may either increase the dose of desval. For your weight, 97 kg, you may need at least 1500 mg/day. Alternately your psychiatrist may shift you to lamotrigine in gradually increasing dose as a mood stabiliser.

My father's age is 53 had undergone heart surgery last year what all the tests he need to do every year. He is still smoking. Can you tell the health tips he need to follow sir. Please answer sir.

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My father's age is 53 had undergone heart surgery last year what all the tests he need to do every year. He is still ...
You should get your father a book written by Dr. Dean Ornish entitled, 'Reversing the Heart Disease'. It will give you all the guidance and more about dealing with heart disease. As for smoking I am sure he would have been told strictly to avoid consumption of tobacco smoke by the heart surgeons. Here are the things you can do for your father to quit smoking: Ideally you must spend a lot of time convincing him to stop the smoking. Of course he will agree sometimes and sometimes he will change his mind. Giving up is difficult but if you highlight the dangers of smoking regularly he may one day decide to quit. Never give up on him. Because of his age and quantity of cigarettes smoked and the length of abuse, he will find is even harder. When quitting, he must take one day at a time. If he looks too far ahead he will get discouraged and will give up. If he sits and counts the number of days he has given up, that will also focus too much on achievement. He must focus on the here and now, on that day to be precise. After all quitting is not that easy due to many factors. So even if he fails one day, he must try and try again. Very few people succeed in their first attempt. His persistence and yours will eventually pay off. The urge to discontinue is hampered by many factors but the worst of them is the conditioning. In fact these conditions can exist all through the day unlike other addictions. But his desire to want to stop is the most important factor. It is important to find out about the ill-effects of smoking to have a reason that alarms him about continuing in the habit. The information is really scary but true and he must remind himself about this every day. The nicotine in tobacco smoke stimulates the heart beat to raise the blood pressure in no time at all. Having had a heart surgery can you imagine the extent of damage he still doing to his heart?! So he must avoid it like the plague: it is just very bad medicine for him. In fact it is highly toxic too. He will need to stop smoking or consuming any tobacco related items with immediate effect. He should start exercises, gradually increasing it over a period of time. Do deep breathing exercises every time he feels like smoking (try Yoga), and replace the oral urge with some healthy food substitute to satiate the need. He may also take hard candy or chewing gum. If the urge is too strong, then use nicotine chewing gum or nicotine patches, for a little while until the smoking drive reduces, substantially. He may also join Smokers Anonymous in your city where the support is really extraordinary for like-minded people who are also in the same situation. Keep him occupied or engaged with interesting activities during the times when it is most tempting. Keep the company of non-smokers for some time i.e. at least for the first 21 days. Above all announce it to everyone that he has quit smoking. Here’s a piece of very good advice: even if he accidentally/willfully takes a cigarette, it is not the end of the world – he can start the cessation all over again. He must persevere with the best support until he defeats this addiction. Counseling is very useful in the initial stages and when temptations are at their highest. Everyone who can help him should be involved until he succeeds. If all this does not work, you can admit him into a rehabilitation center and let him stay there until he has completely quit the habit.

I have been suffering from the severe body pains and losing my, weight continuously. I can't sleep tight at night. And while woke up in morning I cannot do any thing. How can I solve this problem?

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I have been suffering from the severe body pains and losing my, weight continuously. I can't sleep tight at night. An...
Hello Take Alfalfa tonic , 2 tsp twice daily before meals . Kali phos 6x , 5 tabs twice daily. Get a blood test done -- CBC. Revert with reports.

I am suffering from Intermittent explosive disorder. Please help me.

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I am suffering from Intermittent explosive disorder. Please help me.
Hello, the best way of increasing the concentration as well as releasing the mental stress/ tension is through exercises (sp. Yoga and meditation) which increases your blood circulation, boosts up oxygen in each and every tissue of the body. Medication: take homoeopathic medicines - bacopa monierri q/ 10 drops in 1/2 cup of water/ thrice daily and kali phos. 6x/ once at night. Take them for 20 days. Revert me back.

I feel so irritated sometime and also I weep a lot for small things. What should I do?

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I feel so irritated sometime and also I weep a lot for small things. What should I do?
First you started anulom-vilom pranayam regularly for 10 minute. Deeper meditation for half hour. Do your favorite work daily which you like most.

I am Insomniac and suffering from Bipolar Disorder please tell me how to Recover soon without allopathic medicines.

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This problem can be helped by meditation i can give you address of Rajyoga meditation center near your house (this is free of cost) Tell me name your city than i will give you address of centre You need to take medicine along with meditation

Hi I am feeling depressed, i am loosing my confidence levels, and easily getting frustrated, feeling like cry and want to be alone, and frsutrated, please help

BASM, MD, MS (Counseling & Psychotherapy), MSc - Psychology, Certificate in Clinical psychology of children and Young People, Certificate in Psychological First Aid, Certificate in Positive Psychology
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Dear, you should be able to distinguish between disappointment and depression. Disappointment also brings on symptoms identical to depression but they are short lived. Were you disappointed in the near past? please post a private question to me with every detail. I will help you. Take care.

Hi sir my question is that.. My father are facing a problem regarding to right hand problem. Right hand any moment are pain all they day at any time.. They are also facing diabetes. So please solution.

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Hi sir my question is that.. My father are facing a problem regarding to right hand problem. Right hand any moment ar...
give him tab. dolo 500 mg for pain in hand. movement is slow . pl. consult also physiotherapist .checkup blood sugar. uric acid, and consult again .

I'm going through depression. How do i get over it?

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Dear I need some more information in order to help you.How is your sleep & appetite. Have you lost interest in usual pleasurable activities? Are you getting ideas of guilt & unworthiness. Have you been able to concentrate. Kindly come back with answers so that I can help you. ALL THE BEST!!

My fraternal grand father died of schizophrenia long back before my birth. And now my maternal grand mother is suffering from schizophrenia. What is the preventive measures to be taken for this. And what are the symptoms to detect early.

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Although no preventive measures could be prooved 100 percent effective, you may adopt a stress free mental health promoting lifestyle in the form of early morning awakening before sunrise, daily yoga/meditation, morning jog/walk, good nutritious diet with plenty of salads, sprouts and fruits, adequate rest, recreation and socialization, pursuing your hobbies regularly, evening games and sports and sound sleep. Early symptoms are insomnia, feeling that something sinister is going to happen, remaining aloof and withdrawn, hearing strange voices, suspecting others, poor performance at school and work and not able to take care of self.

I am 28 years old, I am loosing my remembrance (yaadash) power day by day. How I can recover this power & control in future.

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Dear, at your age, memory problems like amnesia are not common. Many young people are having problems with memory. These problems are either they are too busy or due to anxiety and stress. Busy people use organizers or employ a personal assistant because they can't remember every task. You need to understand this. If you still say, you are having memory problems, we need to check your memory using memory test. If you want more of my help in this regard, please contact me. Take care.

When I am sleeping at night then I have habit of speaking something during sleeping but I do not know what I have spoken. Beside my room mate always said that what are you speaking during night and you speak loudly and loudly. What should I do?

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When I am sleeping at night then I have habit of speaking something during sleeping but I do not know what I have spo...
Always aware about cleanliness. Do meditation once in a day. Reading hanumanchalisa will also help you. Take brahmi vati 2 tab before going to sleep.

I having a smoking habit. How to stop it.

MD-Psychiatry, MBBS, Basic Life Support (B.L.S), Certificate in Forensic Psychology
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Hello, smoking is one of the easiest & one of the most difficult habits to break because 1. Quitting cigarettes does not cause any immediate harm 2. Cigarettes are so easily available that one does succumbs into temptation of smoking just 1 more before stopping altogether. Regarding your question, easy way is decide a quit date 1 week from now & reduce the number of cigarettes you smoke to half from today. Secondly, you can purchase nicotex/quitsure park & suck type nicotine chewing gums to take care of your cigarette craving & substitute them for cigarettes. In addition, there are medications which help to reduce craving & get rid of smoking addiction

Respected sir/madam, I am feeling me more weak mentally, when I see a boy taller than me, or stronger than me, I fell very uncomfortable, and I always think me very small from him. And I always think about this. I can not think positive long time. And then it happens breath problem, I can not concentrate to reading. My brain is very unstable and it forces me to think these and makes me mentally weak. And often my heart is becoming weak. What shall I do?

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Respected sir/madam,  I am feeling me more weak mentally, when I see a boy taller than me, or stronger than me, I fel...
Please note the following in respect to your queries: 1. Move. Keep moving as much as you can whenever you can. 2. Avoid all sugar and ‘hidden’ sugars like high-fructose corn syrup. 3. Keep your immune system in great health. 4. Keep meal portions small especially if they’re cooked. 5. Find a great personal trainer and yoga instructor to keep you consistent. Also do meditation to relieve stress.

My friend wants to leave smoking but he can't because every 3 hours he gets sweat n headache if he doesn't smoke. He also can't run more due to this n his breathing becomes fast. He haa tried all nicotine chewing gums but all in vain. What to do?

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He will have these reactions as a sign of the withdrawal symptoms but that should not deter him from going ahead. Give him these suggestions: You have to quit cold turkey because the body and mind will torture you endlessly while attempting a reduction in smoking. The tobacco tar in cigarette smoke lines your lung with huge patches that make that portion dysfunctional. Your oxygen carrying capacity is jeopardized, and breathing is impinged on. But don’t be discouraged because it is not too late even now to reverse all the ill-effects of smoking. I don’t know what other organs could be damaged but do go for a thorough medical check-up to assess the effects of your abuse. Regarding improving your lungs, do a lot of aerobic exercise breathing through your nostrils only. Then there are a lot of deep breathing exercises in Yoga which you can learn too. Deep breathing cleanses your system and lungs and restores it to good health. Deep breathing uses the 80% of the lungs which are not normally used in normal breathing and even when exerting yourself. The greatest effect is in the lungs because this substance is processed through the respiratory system directly through the lung surface. When quitting, you must take one day at a time; though you must give up all smoking at once, and promptly. If you look too far ahead you will get discouraged and will give up. If you sit and count the number of days you have given up, that will also focus too much on achievement. You must focus on the here and now, on that day to be precise. After all quitting is not that easy due to many factors. So even if you fail one day, you must try and try again. Very few people succeed in their first attempt. Your persistence will eventually pay off. The urge to discontinue is hampered by many factors but the worst of them is the conditioning. In fact, these conditions can exist all through the day, unlike other addictions. But your desire to want to stop is the most important factor. It is important to find out about the ill-effects of smoking to have a reason that alarms you about continuing the habit. The information is really scary but true and you must remind yourself about this every day. The nicotine in tobacco smoke stimulates the heartbeat to raise the blood pressure in no time at all. So you must avoid it like the plague: it is just very bad medicine for you. In fact, it is highly toxic too. You will need to stop smoking or consuming any tobacco related items with immediate effect. You should start vigorous exercises, gradually increasing it over a period of time. Do deep breathing exercises every time you feel like smoking (try Yoga), and replace the oral urge with some healthy food substitute to satiate the need. You may also take hard candy or chew gum. If the urge is too strong, then use nicotine gums and nicotine patches, for a little while until the smoking drive reduces, substantially. You may also join Smokers Anonymous in your city where the support is really extraordinary for like-minded people who are also in the same situation. Keep yourself occupied or engaged with interesting activities during the times when it is most tempting. Keep the company of non-smokers for some time i.e. At least for the first 21 days. Above all announce it to everyone that you have quit smoking. Here’s a piece of very good advice: even if you accidentally/willfully take a cigarette, it is not the end of the world – you can start the cessation all over again. You must persevere with the best support until you defeat this addiction. Counseling is very useful in the initial stages and when temptations are at their highest. You could also join twitter2quit program and enjoy its success to give up smoking.
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