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Dr. Vivek Nambiar  - Neurologist, kochi

Dr. Vivek Nambiar

92 (213 ratings)
MD - General Medicine, DM - Neurology

Neurologist, kochi

13 Years Experience  ·  1 at clinic  ·  ₹100 online
Dr. Vivek Nambiar 92% (213 ratings) MD - General Medicine, DM - Neurology Neurologist, kochi
13 Years Experience  ·  1 at clinic  ·  ₹100 online
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Dr. Vivek Nambiar is a renowned Neurologist in Aluva, Kochi. He has been a successful Neurologist for the last 12 years. He has completed MD - General Medicine, DM - Neurology. You can visit him at Periyar Hermitage in Aluva, Kochi. Save your time and book an appointment online with Dr. Vivek Nambiar on Lybrate.com.

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MD - General Medicine - Goverment MedicaL COLLEGE Alapuzha - 2004
DM - Neurology - Mumbai University - 2009
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Stroke

MD - General Medicine, DM - Neurology
Neurologist, Kochi
Stroke

Sudden cessation of blood supply to brain retina or spinal cord causes nerve dysfunction called stroke.
If you identify stroke go to hospital immediately
Know the symptoms of stroke facial deviation. Slurring of speeches. Leg weakness
One eye visual loss.
Are major symptoms
Within 7 hours block in the brain blood vessels can be removed.

My husband is suffering from post polio residual paralysis in right lower limb and left upper limb since the age of 2 years. Now he is suffering from post polio syndrome and severe waisting in right upper limb. He is 46 years old. What should he do now?

MD - General Medicine, DM - Neurology
Neurologist, Kochi
Miantain the muscle mass by mild exercises, high protein diet. Some people will respond. B1B6 B12 also should be given.
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My Father suffering from Paralysis on Left Side since 01.01.2015. Left side hand and Leg is in Working but slow, can we treat better from any medicine. Age 61 M, He is doing all his work himself. No Sugar and any other illness. Taking medicine for Telminorm/telvas, PH 40 and 12.5 for BP and Clavax 75 aspirin for thickness of blood and Eptoin 200 mg at night. All details are submitted for Father.

MD - General Medicine, DM - Neurology
Neurologist, Kochi
First of call I undestand he had a stroke - Not clear where in brain but think he had a blocked artery. If you send me the pictures of the scan I can say you about the recovery and plans. He is on good risk factor control as I can see the medicines. If his aretries are blocked at neck or clots moved up from heart I am not sure. He may require change in the medicines if there are clots formed in heart.
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Do Not Trivialise Warning Strokes

MD - General Medicine, DM - Neurology
Neurologist, Kochi

Take with seriousness  when you get warning strokes.

A transient weakness or slurring of speech could be a fore runner of a sever stroke.

Rush to your doctor get adequate therapies and preventive steps.

I get anxious and thoughts worries thinking makes me sleepless at night, maybe insomnia effecting my health n routine, I get upset and depressed oftenly. Kindly help.

MD - General Medicine, DM - Neurology
Neurologist, Kochi
Dear lybrate-user, These are common issues - do not get panic. Insomnia can be avoided by healthy habits- daily do exercise 45 minutes, do extra yoga or meditation. Then we will see, Hope you will be better.
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I'm seizure patient I always taken ox maxetol tablets. I want 2 know will my baby safe.

MD - General Medicine, DM - Neurology
Neurologist, Kochi
I think so. You must understand that normal chance of an abnormal baby is 0.5% but if you take a medication the chances will become 0.7% unles you take so much toxic drugs in 99% cases baby is safe. Do not worry.
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I am suffering from epilepsy from last ten years but I don't get any fit from 4 years. Can I leave our medicine, reply only when you take guarantee that no fit will arise after leaving medicine's?

MD - General Medicine, DM - Neurology
Neurologist, Kochi
Very slowly- but before that we have to have an idea of what type of epilepsy. Some needs life long treatmnt.
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What is real medicine for seizure. I am taken ox maxetol medicine. I want 2 b allri8 forever. Wt can I do pls give me solution .how can I do my other treatment 2 b allright forever.

MD - General Medicine, DM - Neurology
Neurologist, Kochi
You can slowly taper and stop- but some of the epilepsy is life long and needs life long tretament. I do not know what type you have Get a consulataion.
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I hv seizure problem ,i always taken of mazetol tablets I want 2 b mother.in future my baby will b all ri8? Explain me pls in deep. Nd my proper diet Nd everything.

MD - General Medicine, DM - Neurology
Neurologist, Kochi
You can be a mother- nothing will happen very slight chance of tertaogenicity - deformity of baby. Baby will not have seizures.
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I am 16 years old Male. I would like to know about Bell's Palsy. I think I've got Bell's Palsy. Since yesterday morning when I woke up my right eye is watering continuously and right side of face is got inactive. I can sense on the side but can't move.

MD - General Medicine, DM - Neurology
Neurologist, Kochi
Hi, This is very common- once cold air blows into ears as traveling in bike or tarin. This is swelling of the facial nerve causing nerve being pinched .will recover slowly with physio and medicines - Take care of your eyes. Wear cooling glasses .eyes get damaged due to poor washing by drynesss. Use drops.
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I am a 25 years healthy and fit male. On 26.10 2016 just after lunch I got a seizure attack and become unconscious for next half an hour. I was hospitalised and after ct scan and MRI doctors tald me that I had Neurocysticercosis problem. So please tell me what should I do now as doctors says that I have to take medicine fot next 3 months. What should I do.

MD - General Medicine, DM - Neurology
Neurologist, Kochi
Yes you have to these are worms getting into brain and arrested in the larval stage. No need to worry. Only symptom is seizure where you have to take the seizure medication.
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If their is any case of fitcase mean epilepsy it can be occur through addiction for taking of drugs.

MD - General Medicine, DM - Neurology
Neurologist, Kochi
Yes many drugs cam cause e fits especially cocaine. Street heroine. Excess alcohol can also cause fits- rum fits.
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Suffering from Myoclonic seizure with mental retardation since from her birth. Can I treatment of her as stem cell therapy (autologous bone marrow transplantation (

MD - General Medicine, DM - Neurology
Neurologist, Kochi
There is no evidence that this treatment is effective for the epilepsy of any type. May future studies will reveal.
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