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Dr. Shankar

Pediatrician, Delhi

200 at clinic
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My experience is coupled with genuine concern for my patients. All of my staff is dedicated to your comfort and prompt attention as well....more
My experience is coupled with genuine concern for my patients. All of my staff is dedicated to your comfort and prompt attention as well.
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Dr. Shankar is a popular Pediatrician in Uttam Nagar, Delhi. You can meet Dr. Shankar personally at Pathak Medical Centre in Uttam Nagar, Delhi. Save your time and book an appointment online with Dr. Shankar on Lybrate.com.

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C1/29, , Rajapuri Road, Uttam Nagar. Landmark: Gali No-6, DelhiDelhi Get Directions
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Born baby on 4 mar16 discharged on 6 mar16. Checked by paediatric on 4 mar. On 7mar other doctor advised test in bilirubin found 30.6. Is this possible in a day. Or first doctor failed 2 diagnose. Baby was hospitalized for blood transfusion. Kindly advise.

Diploma in Child Health (DCH), F.I.A.M.S. (Pediatrics)
Pediatrician, Muzaffarnagar
Born baby on 4 mar16 discharged on 6 mar16. Checked by paediatric on 4 mar. On 7mar other doctor advised test in bili...
In other words, it may be called sudden rise of bilirubin. It depends on the cause of high bilirubin, which has not been mentioned. Your pediatrician/ neonatologist is best person to answer.
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G.I Medication for autistic kids. Is it suitable to give G.I Medicine to autistic child of 2 years and 5 months age? Kindly suggest some doctors in Amritsar providing medicine for GI.

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
G.I Medication for autistic kids. Is it suitable to give G.I Medicine to autistic child of 2 years and 5 months age? ...
Avoid spicy food items and not to eat junk food and we also need to avoid peanuts and potatoes in our daily diet and domstal syp can be given after clinical examination
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Docter mera baby 1 years 8 months ka ho Gaya hai usse kafi ulti hoti hai. Jo bhi khata hai vomiting kar deta hai. Usse bhug bilkul nhi lagta. please Dr. bataye aisa kya Kare jisse uski ulti bandh ho jaye aur usse bhuk lage. please reply me please.

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery), FWT (W.B)
Homeopath, 24 Parganas
Docter mera baby 1 years 8 months ka ho Gaya hai usse kafi ulti hoti hai. Jo bhi khata hai vomiting kar deta hai. Uss...
Hi Lybrate user for your baby you give homoeopathic medecine Antim crud 6 2 drops thrice daily with half cup water & chelidoneum Q 5 drops to be taken twice daily after meal with water, if vomiting not stop you give Ipecauana 30 .3 drops mixed with half cup water & 4teaspoonfull every alternatie 15 minutes. Hope solve your problem ifs not you consult with me privately, Take care of your baby.
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My son is 3. 4 years old, as per doctor he have adhd. He is speech delayed. Can form 2-3 words sentences. He can convey whatever he wants but cannot do two way communication. Dr. recommended 1/4 th axepta tab every night. Is it safe to give him medicine at this age?

C.S.C, D.C.H, M.B.B.S
General Physician, Alappuzha
My son is 3. 4 years old, as per doctor he have adhd. He is speech delayed. Can form 2-3 words sentences. He can conv...
Axepta 10mg Tablet modulates the activity of certain chemical messengers in the brain, which increases attention and decreases restlessness. It is a non-stimulant medicine. If your son has ADHD ne needs it
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Hello. My son is only two years old with 10 kg weight he doesn't want to eat and he only pee twice in a day. So, please help me.

BHMS
Homeopath, Kolkata
Hello. My son is only two years old with 10 kg weight he doesn't want to eat and he only pee twice in a day. So, plea...
Please look for intestinal worms Do not give him any food supplement/chips/candy etc. Just give him a glass of milk twice in morning and evening. Give him Alfalfa Q - 10 drops once daily mix with little water for next 2 weeks and revert back.
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My baby is 2.5 mnth old. She is gaining weight. But suffering from loose motion since 3 weeks .reducing sugar was 0.5% in stool test. We given her medicine but no improvement. Doctor recommend her lactose free milk 3 times in aday but she didn't like it .and passing green stools10 to 12 times per day. What should we do?

D S Homeopathic Medical College, Muhs
Homeopath, Thane
My baby is 2.5 mnth old. She is gaining weight. But suffering from loose motion since 3 weeks .reducing sugar was 0.5...
Hello. Is she taking mothers milk. If yes give her exclusively. Mother also should drink plenty of water. Lf on formula give lactose free but use boiled water for it. Give homeopathic medicine Podophyllum 30 3 drops in 1-2 spoon of water (boiled and cooled) thrice a day for days. For any Queries or consultation Call on my Lybrate profile.
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Which milk supplement is good for kids? Junior horlicks/lil champs/pediasure/horlicks growth plus or any others.

Diploma in Child Health (DCH), MBBS
Pediatrician, Noida
Which milk supplement is good for kids? Junior horlicks/lil champs/pediasure/horlicks growth plus or any others.
As such if a child is having normal indian food then there is no need of a supplement at all but if child is not eating properly then first approach should be towards proper eating habits and not just to give supplements bcz no supplement can give you proper nutrition still if you want to give then they all have different nutritive value and you can give them alternatively.
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Hi, My daughter is 2 years and 8 months old. Though she is physically very active but she is not putting on weight. She eats protein diet though including dal, ragi, dry fruits etc. She is just 10.4 kg now muscles are weak. Please advice.

MBBS Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery, PG - Graduate Diploma In Health Sciences In Diabetology, MD - Bio-Chemistry
Dietitian/Nutritionist, Chennai
Hi, My daughter is 2 years and 8 months old. Though she is physically very active but she is not putting on weight. S...
As long as the child is physically active& mentally alert, you don’t have to worry But you can give her some nuts like cashew, peanuts, almonds, pistachios Give lots of fruits Add animal protein like egg, fish, red meat.
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Whooping Cough In Children - Causes And Symptoms

MBBS, MD - Paediatrics, Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care Fellowship
Pediatrician, Gurgaon
Whooping Cough In Children - Causes And Symptoms

Whooping cough, also known as pertussis, is a highly communicable respiratory disease, which particularly affects babies younger than 6 months and who haven't been vaccinated yet. It can also affect children of 11 to 18 years of age who suffer from low immunity.

If the diagnosis of a whooping cough is done at an early stage, antibiotics of suitable dosage could help cut down coughing and few other symptoms. Doing so will also help prevent the infection from spreading to others.

What causes a whooping cough?

1. Bordetella pertussis bacteria

A whooping cough, characterised by a 'whooping sound', is caused by a bacterial infection called bordetella pertussis. The bacteria when inhaled get attached to the lining of the airways in your child's upper respiratory system, wherein they release toxins to cause swelling and inflammation. It's mostly transmitted to you from your infant, especially when he/she is in the early stages of the infection and hasn't been diagnosed yet. It can last about three weeks, this duration is reducible to five days, by antibiotic treatment.

2. Transmission from an infected person

When anyone infected with the disease sneezes or coughs, the droplets in the surrounding become infected. Young children who come in contact with the contaminated surrounding may get infected by the same bacteria.

How to recognise the signs of whooping cough?

The symptoms tend to worsen gradually and become worse at night, there are bouts of a cough as the airway gets irritated by the bacterial toxin leading to swelling and inflammation and mucus production with airway spasm.

You know that your child has this condition if he/she displays the following symptoms:

Moreover, children under 18 months of age affected with whooping cough should be watched at carefully as persistent coughing can disrupt their breathing process. Young babies with severe conditions may even need hospital care. If you wish to discuss about any specific problem, you can consult a Pediatrician.

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