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Dr. M.K.Maskara

Cardiologist, Kolkata

400 at clinic
Dr. M.K.Maskara Cardiologist, Kolkata
400 at clinic
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I'm dedicated to providing optimal health care in a relaxed environment where I treat every patients as if they were my own family....more
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Dr. M.K.Maskara is one of the best Cardiologists in Shakespeare Sarani, Kolkata. You can consult Dr. M.K.Maskara at Western Diagnostic Centre in Shakespeare Sarani, Kolkata. Book an appointment online with Dr. M.K.Maskara and consult privately on Lybrate.com.

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What I will do if I want to decrease my cholesterol level sugar level and our fat also?

B.H.M.S., Senior Homeopath Consultant
Homeopath, Delhi
What I will do if I want to decrease my cholesterol level sugar level and our fat also?
Please take following medicines:- Cholestrinum 3X / 4 tabs thrice a day for one month. Syz. Jamb. Q / 10 drops in little water thrice a day for one month. Revert back after one month with feedback.
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I am 22 years old, and I always have chest pain. What will I do?

MBBS
General Physician,
I am 22 years old, and I always have chest pain. What will I do?
Hello, CHEST PAIN in your case may be due to 1.acidity. 2. severe anxiety 3. muscular problem A. You can take Tablet Pantocid 40 mg one tablet before food for 3 days B. Local application of Volini gel 1% twice a day for 2-3 day you should go for BP check along with Base line ECG and review with report I am giving you some health tips to avoid acidity 1.Take small frequent meal kindly take 5-6 small meal in whole day 2.Take 6-8 glass of water in a day 4. Moderate physical activity regularly 5.avoid excessive tea, coffee 6. Do Not postpone Breakfast 7. Avoid spicy food Consult physician for further management
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Hi i have High B.P. Problem. 160-100 it's same from last 5 years. Please suggest me treatment for the same .

Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS)
Ayurveda, Tirupati
Hi i have High B.P. Problem. 160-100 it's same from last 5 years. Please  suggest me treatment for the same .
Hi lybrate-user good noon. your ht wt and BMI seems to be almost normal. I suggest you to take 1) Tab Argin Dosage :1 tab aft breakfast and dinner Available 8n ayurvedic medical stores It well help you getting better We observe for 1 week and see .k.
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I am GAURAV 26yr old male and have heart patient for last 3 years. What should I do?

BHMS
Homeopath, Faridabad
I am GAURAV 26yr old male and have heart patient for last 3 years. What should I do?
Hello, There is an old saying - ‘Prevention is always better than cure!.’ So, give them Heart Tonic by Schwabe Essentia Aurea /10-20 drops should be taken 3 times a day before meals. Also, do brisk walk daily. Perform some cardio-exercises for a healthy heart as per and under some qualified yoga-instructor or qualified instructor only! Take Care.
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What I have to do to avoid heart attack?

BHMS
Homeopath,
Take plenty of liquids in your routine. Avoid all kind of cholesterol diet. Do proper excercise. Also go for some lab investigations: lipid profile, 2d echo, if there is any problem in these reports consult me again. Proper intake of water & proper exercise gives you a better heart.
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Sirm my age 42 years old daily I running 100miter I have some problem in last one year I take 01 table for high blood pressure I left is tablet so please given suggestion.

BHMS
Homeopath,
Sirm my age 42 years old daily I running 100miter I have some problem in last one year I take 01 table for high blood...
Dear lybrate user, take homoeopathic mother tincture rauwolfia q, 30 drops, thrice daily, after meals, in a cup of water for your problem of high blood pressure. Also avoid mutton, beef, chicken, ghee, butter etc. Kindly remember that medication to control high blood pressure will affect your sexual performance & it will diminish your sexual power.
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My mother has sugar and bp problem and age 56 years please suggest how to control both. Also suggest for diet

General Physician (AM)
Alternative Medicine Specialist, Chandigarh
Try eatng lots of garlic. If u cant have it get it homeopathically allium sativum,(homeo) crataegus (biochemic) kali dichrom, bio combination number 7, (homeo) gymnema sylvester, syzygium jambolanum. Its for diabetes.
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Hi sir what is the diet should be followed to prevent heart attack for the persons age above 50 male person.

Certified Diabetes Educator, Registered Dietitian (RD), PGDD, Bachelor of Unani Medicine and Surgery (B.U.M.S), General Physician
Dietitian/Nutritionist, Mumbai
Hi sir what is the diet should be followed to prevent heart attack for the persons age above 50 male person.
Too much cholesterol in the blood can lead to cardiovascular disease. What you eat has a direct impact on your cholesterol level. In fact, a diet rich in fiber and other cholesterol-lowering foods may help lower cholesterol as much as statin medication for some people.
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I have lightly pain in heart. What should i do?

B.A.M.S
Ayurveda,
I have lightly pain in heart. What should i do?
You have to take ayurvedic patanjali arjun awla swaras 20 ml mix with 20 ml water before meal. Tab. Hraday amrut vati 2 tab twice daly for 3 months.
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My grandmother, she is heart patient after checking Dr. Now she feels well but what should I do for the health of her and what should I give her to eat Kindly help me.

MBBS
General Physician, Faridabad
My grandmother, she is heart patient after checking Dr. Now she feels well but what should I do for the health of her...
tell me what type of heart ailment is, so that i can help. give normal diet except oily and fried food. thanks
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I have undergone bye pass surgery 19 years back. In my recent periodical check up, tmt showed negative report. (*previous tests positive). I think is because of treafmill exercise and pransysmam and dhyanam. I would like to know, how long tm exercise is to be done. And shall I stop it when max hr is reached. 141 (90% of 154), my age being 66 years. I used to walk around 400 mts per week (35-40 kms per week). Any more suggestions please.

Certified Diabetes Educator, Registered Dietitian (RD), PGDD, Bachelor of Unani Medicine and Surgery (B.U.M.S), General Physician
Dietitian/Nutritionist, Mumbai
Too much cholesterol in the blood can lead to cardiovascular disease. What you eat has a direct impact on your cholesterol level. In fact, a diet rich in fiber and other cholesterol-lowering foods may help lower cholesterol as much as statin medication for some people. Working with a registered dietitian and doctor is the key to develop and maintain a successful health program to manage it. I will inform you on how to make diet, lifestyle changes, make you understand instructions for taking medication because it won't work if you don't take it as directed. Consult privately for a holistic dietary therapy to solve your problems.
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My mother is 62 years old and she is suffering from bypass surgery medicines. She is taking medicines from last 4 years. How to remove medicines and go in the normal life? Thanking you. Raman Dhawan.

MBBS, M.S, M. Ch, F.I.A.C.S
Cardiologist, Chennai
My mother is 62 years old and she is suffering from bypass surgery medicines. She is taking medicines from last 4 yea...
Medication is life saving. Reduce sugar and salt. Keep walking. Plenty of vegetables. & fruits. It is not safe to stop. Medicines. They are your security guards protecting your heart from further heat attack.
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Heart Disease Myths

C.S.C, D.C.H, M.B.B.S
General Physician,
Heart Disease Myths
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Myth No. 1: It is ok to have a high blood pressure in elderly.

Blood pressure tends to rise with age, but it does not mean that this rise is normal. It happens because with age, the arterial walls become stiff and this stiffness cannot be called as a normal stiffness. Stiff arteries make the heart to pump harder. Blood pounding against the artery walls, damages them over time. The overworked heart muscles become less effective and pumps even harder to meet the body demand for blood. This further damages the arteries and invites fats into the artery walls. This results in lipid deposition, formation of blockage and future heart attack and paralysis.

So the fact is, irrespective of age, keep your diastolic blood pressure below 80 and systolic below 120. Start treatment if the blood pressure is more than 140/90.

Myth No. 2: The risk of heart disease can be lowered with vitamins and supplements.

It’s a myth that vitamin C, E and β carotenes lower heart attack risk. The American Heart Association has stated that there is no scientific evidence that these supplements prevent or treat heart diseases. The fact is eat a wide variety of nutritious food which includes all 6 tastes and 7 colors and get natural vitamins and supplements.

Myth No. 3: Women do not suffer from heart disease.

The fact is whether you are a man or a woman, you are at risk, if you do not follow the lifestyle. Heart disease is the leading cause of death in women over age 65. Today more woman get heart disease than combine cancer in them.

Myth No. 4: Heart patients should not eat fat at all.

It is true that you should eat a diet low in saturated fat and zero in trans fats but other fats like unsaturated fats in vegetable oil are beneficial. In fact eating fish high in omega-3 fatty acids twice a week can lower the risk of heart disease.
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Hi. My height is 5'3 inches and m just 47 kg underweight. And I feel very weak, even bp gets lower down . I want to put on some weight. Please suggest something.

MBBS
General Physician,
Hi.
My height is 5'3 inches and m just 47 kg  underweight. And I feel very weak, even bp gets lower down .
I want to ...
To increase weight you need proteins proteins being the building blocks of body. Eat protein reach food eat regularly after every three hours. Eat only healthy food. No junk foods.
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I am 51 years male, my BP is 100/150. I am taking tablet (Telsite/ Telma) 20 mg as per my Doctor's advice when it was 90/140. Please advise.

BAMS, MD Ayurveda
Sexologist, Lonavala
I am 51 years male, my BP is 100/150. I am taking tablet (Telsite/ Telma) 20 mg as per my Doctor's advice when it was...
The following thing if you adapt it will be helpful Natural home remedy using watermelon seeds and cuscus powder: 1. Take 1 tsp of dried watermelon seeds 2. Add 1 tsp of cuscus powder 3. Crush the mixture 4. Have this once in the morning and the evening 5. Consume for 3-4 weeks This remindy will be helpful.
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Hello Sir, I am 28 year old male. Occasionally I feel chest burns and Piercing feeling in the left side of the chest. Lately it has been there for more than 5 days. I am a bit tensed about what to do. I am a chain smoker which makes it even more dangerous, but I am unable to quit ciggarates. Please advice the next step. I can not figure out if its an indigestion problem or a probable symptom.

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
Hello Sir, I am 28 year old male. Occasionally I feel chest burns and Piercing feeling in the left side of the chest....
Dear Lybrateuser, -Your problem could be due to acidity -avoid fried, spicy & junk food, chew your food well, do not skip meals, have meals on time, have dinner 2-3 hrs before bed time -stop/reduce smoking as it causes all the problems, stopping it can reverse the harmful changes -take syrup gelusil, 2teaspoonful half an hour after every meal -do regular exercises like brisk walking, jogging, cycling, do yoga, deep breathing for 10-15 min in the morning -as you are a smoker get investigations done, blood sugar, cholesterol profile, x-ray chest, ecg, tmt to rule out any heart problem, consult a doctor.
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He have diabetes and blood pressure and kidney problem. what should I do? Please help me.

AUTLS, CCEDM, MD - Internal Medicine, MBBS
General Physician, Faridabad
He have diabetes and blood pressure and kidney problem. what should I do? Please help me.
Following are the tips to prevent onset/or control diabetes 1-Losing Extra Weight: helps lower your blood pressure and cholesterol too. waist of more than 80 cm in women & 90 cm in man are at risk 2- Constant and regular food timings :improves metabolic activity and helps reducing weight. 3- Split meals and eat in moderate amount 4- No long Gaps and skipping of meals:-Never miss out breakfast. 5- No overeating:-Never eat in a bulk on one time Remember to eat food slowly & chew well. 6- Proper Exercise and work outs: regular brisk walking for 30 min. five times a week is best .Cycling, swimming, dancing can also be done. Do not eat right away after a workout . 7-constant and regular timings for medication 8-Avoid fried foods ,meat,fats and sweets.  9- Take high-fibre and complex carbohydrates:-like oats and include high-fiber carbohydrates like wheat bran, flaxseed and methi seeds to your wheat flour .Add whole grain foods in your diet. Avoid white bread, pasta, pizza , candies, and snacks . 10-Drink enough fluids:-Keep your body well hydrated.  11.Fresh vegetables and fruits: .Include sprouts in the diet as they are easily digestible
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I am 65 years old. Taking bp medicines. My uric acid is 7, 6 please advise what to do?

General Physician (AM)
Alternative Medicine Specialist, Chandigarh
Kali iod (biochemic) craetegus (homeo),(biochemic) nat phos. Avoid all types of fats and red meat. Requires detailed questioning so as to ascertain your personality and to treat you symptomatically. Treatment is available, safe and without side effects in biochemic system of medication. Consult me in private.
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What happens when a person suffers from diabetes and also heart attack blockage in artery is due to cholesterol something else What is meant by malaria.

Diploma in Obstetrics & Gynaecology, MBBS
General Physician, Delhi
What happens when a person suffers from diabetes and also heart attack blockage in artery is due to cholesterol somet...
One at a time.1) Malaria is a fever and parasite causing it is transmitted through bite of mosquito, there is No human to human transmission. Diabetes is abnormally high levels of sugar in the blood , extra sugar comes out of body through urine and damages the kidneys and other organs including heart and blood vessels. DM is of 3 types , juvenile or type 1- young are affected, Type 2 , elders are affected 3) gestational-pregnant women are affected. Diabetes is due to less insulin produced by an organ called pancreas in the abdomen. Type 1 & 3 are controlled by injections of Insulin only ,All 3 require diet therapy along with medicines . Your 3rd query is about heart attack blockage in artery due to cholesterol something ?? Yes high levels of cholesterol are responsible for causing blockages in blood vessels but this is One of the important causes. Rest of the causes - get back here with your doubts .
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