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Dr. Zafar Imam

Ophthalmologist, Kolkata

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Dr. Zafar Imam is one of the best Ophthalmologists in Kidderpore, Kolkata. You can meet Dr. Zafar Imam personally at Janata Opwa Clinic in Kidderpore, Kolkata. Book an appointment online with Dr. Zafar Imam and consult privately on Lybrate.com.

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My age is 21. My eye power is nearly -7.0. Till now my eye power is increasing. Is it normal? if normal, how long it will continue?

MS - Ophthalmology
Ophthalmologist, Delhi
My age is 21. My eye power is nearly -7.0. Till now my eye power is increasing. Is it normal? if normal, how long it ...
Usually eye power increases till your body is growing like your height is increasing. Once height stops increasing eye power also stops increasing. But sometimes it does not. Only after proper examination of your eyes we can tell weather it is normal or not.
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I am suffering from continiuos headache from last wednesday. What should I do to reduce my pain? I am also suggering from eye redness. Please give me opinion.

LCPS, BAM&S
General Physician, Pune
I am suffering from continiuos headache from last wednesday. What should I do to reduce my pain? I am also suggering ...
Most chances are that you are having sinus infection. Try otrivin nasal drops; 2-3 drops every 4-6 hours pain killers like crocin. If it persists, then you need antibiotics. See your nearest doctor. This is routine infection. Very easy to treat.
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Hi. I am 29 years old, my eyesight is blur when ever I look something at a distance. I kindly request you to help me with my problem. Thanking you.

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
Hi. I am 29 years old, my eyesight is blur when ever I look something at a distance. I kindly request you to help me ...
Your eyes require a physical examination.My advise for you is to visit an eye specialist for your problem.Meanwhile you can use following Homoeopathic eye drops CINERARIA MARITIMA EYE DROPS ( Dr Reckeweg) Pour 2 drop 3 timedaily
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Previous few days my right eye become yellow and always become wait. What may I do?

BHMS
Homeopath, Faridabad
Previous few days my right eye become yellow and always become wait. What may I do?
Hello, Diseases of the liver, including hepatitis and cirrhosis, can turn the scleras yellow. So, get your Liver Function test done to rule out these. Get back to me with the reports.
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My cousin is 10 years old boy. Now he ate some glass bangle piece. He's feeling irritation in throat and the glass piece still in throat. So give any suggestion to this issue. We going to see ENT specialist also.

PG Diploma in Clinical Research, Diploma in Acupuncture, MBBS, College Of Physicians & Surgeons
General Physician, Mumbai
My cousin is 10 years old boy. Now he ate some glass bangle piece. He's feeling irritation in throat and the glass pi...
Meet ENtT specialist. K eep legs up & head down whether gravity helps. If it is struck to one side without attempting go to ENT specialists. All the best.
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I have red eyes for over three days, what should I do? What kind of precautions I should take? What kind of food is good in this situation? What kind of medicine I should take?

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
I have red eyes for over three days, what should I do? What kind of precautions I should take? What kind of food is g...
Homoeopathic medicine EUPHRASIA 30 ( Dr Reckeweg) Drink 2 drops direct on tongue every 2-3 hrly CINERARIA /EUPHRASIA EYEDROPS ( SBL ) pour into eyes 1-2 drops 3 times daily
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I have pain in eyes. Muje khujle hoti hai ek week se aur irritating lagta hai. Nw please tell me what will I do?

FICO-1, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Delhi
I have pain in eyes. Muje khujle hoti hai ek week se aur irritating lagta hai. Nw please tell me what will I do?
Ma'am are you working over the electronic gadgets too much? please restrict your time at one go especially. Take frequent breaks and work have 8-10 glasses of water in the day wear sunglasses don't rub your eyes splash drinking cold water use a lubricanting eye drop 3-4 times a day.
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Sir, I recently realized that my eyes vision is low. So, what should I do or eat for increasing my eye's vision. Suggest me some eye dropper.

FICO, DNB Ophtalmology
Ophthalmologist, Gandhinagar
Sir, I recently realized that my eyes vision is low. So, what should I do or eat for increasing my eye's vision. Sugg...
Hello lybrate-user. Let me enumerate the diet necessary for healthy eyes. (1) green leafy vegetables including spinach, sprouts, cabbage, beetroot. (2) fruits-blue-berries, black-berries, strawberries, raspberries, kiwi fruit, grapes, pineapple, pomegranate, grapes, guava. (3) dry-fruits: almonds, walnuts, apricots, dates. (4) cereals: oats, barley, millets. (5) drink a cup of green tea daily. (6) drink a glass of milk daily. There are multiple causes responsible for diminution/ blurring of vision. Let me enumerate them in brief for you: (1) refractive error. This is one of the commonest reasons responsible. Minus or plus number in one eye or both eyes may be responsible for weak/ blurred vision. The solution for this is glasses/ contact lens/ refractive surgery (if applicable). It should be checked by a trained optometrist/ ophthalmologist and proper glasses should be prescribed. (2) cornea related problem: injury, degeneration, infections or inflammation occurring on the cornea tend to causes loss of transparency and lead to weakening of vision. These should be assessed preferably by a cornea specialist and treated appropriately. (3) cataract in the lens of the eye: this usually occurs with increasing age but in some cases may occur at a younger age. There are multiple systemic factors responsible (eg. Diabetes, increased cholesterol levels, etc) injury to the eye may also cause cataract. This should be assessed and treated appropriately by a cataract specialist. (4) retina/ vitreous problems: these occur due to a variety of reasons such as high minus numbers, diabetes, trauma, etc. These issues are best assessed and treated by a retina specialist. There are good quality surgical options available for the same. (5) optic nerve related problems: these may occur due to raised eye pressure (glaucoma), or occur in association with certain conditions related to the brain and the blood vessels. These are best assessed by a retina/ glaucoma specialist (whichever applicable). (6) neurological problems: certain problems in the brain and the central nervous system tend to cause weakening/ blurring of vision. These are best assessed by an eye specialist in concordance with a neurologist and a neurosurgeon if required. Thus, based on the category you fall under, it would be necessary to take appropriate help and treatment. Hope my suggestions helped you.
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My 11 years old daughter 's right eye side is SPH=-1. 25, CYL=-0.75,Axis=90,1/A=6/6 and her left eye side is SPH=-1. 50, 1/A=6/6. How to improve her eye side? What precautions to avoid the risk of of low vision? Please suggest.

BHMS
Homeopath, Faridabad
My 11 years old daughter 's right eye side is SPH=-1. 25, CYL=-0.75,Axis=90,1/A=6/6 and her left eye side is SPH=-1. ...
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 strengthening Eye muscles: -Begin by partially closing your eyes; the lids should only be halfway shut. After holding for 10-15 seconds, close your eyes very slowly. Take a few deep breaths to increase oxygen in the blood. -Warm your eyes. Rub your palms together to create heat, and then place them against your eyes for five seconds. Repeat this three times. -Hold a pen at arm's length. Focus your gaze on the tip of the pen. Bring the pen closer to your nose at a slow and steady pace. Repeat this exercise 5-10 times. -Concentrate your vision on the tip of your nose. Then shift your gaze to an object further away, either at arm's length or 20 feet away. Then shift your eyes back to the tip of your nose. Repeat this exercise 10 times. 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 first and then reducing the power of your eyes (if the eye power is less). Take Physostigma 6/ thrice daily for 4-6 months and instill Euphrasia eye drops twice a day. Thereafter, revert back for further guidance. Here are home-remedies to improve eyesight: 1. Take 7 almonds Add 2 tsp fennel seeds Add 1 tsp sugar candy Crush the mixture Add 1 tsp of this mixture to 1 glass warm milk Drink this at bedtime After having this, do not drink anything for 2 hr 2. Take 1 cup warm milk Add ½ tsp liquorice powder Add ¼ tsp clarified butter Add 1 tsp honey Mix well Drink this every day For better results, drink it at bedtime Continue this for 3 months.
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Is it better to do cataract surgery on both eyes at once or we should take the time gap of months or days? Or is it ok if we do only one eye cataract surgery?

MBBS
General Physician, Cuttack
Is it better to do cataract surgery on both eyes at once or we should take the time gap of months or days? Or is it o...
It is better not to do cataract surgery for both eyes simultaneous ly. Give a gap of at least 2-3 months.
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Hello sir my age is 23 and I want to join defence and I have numbers in my eyes is laser treatment is possible for me.

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
Hello sir my age is 23 and I want to join defence and I have numbers in my eyes is laser treatment is possible for me.
Hello lasik is very good option to get rid of glasses Doctor will perform few tests (Schirmer test, Pentacam and Fundus examination) and if all tests are normal then you can go for lasik surgery without fear. Success rate of LASIK is over 96%.
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What are the symptoms of fever and red eyes and jaundice and typhoid fever and stomach pain and headache.

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
What are the symptoms of fever and red eyes and jaundice and typhoid fever and stomach pain and headache.
Any kind of increase in the body temperature is called as fever and decreased appetite with yellow urine are few symptoms of jaundice and few things related to headache so that we can plan the treatment accordingly - if pain is associated with blurred or decreased vision than check your eye sight for refractive error - if the pain is associated with cold and fever than we have to rule out sinusitis as the cause and if the pain is pulsatile in nature and with a throbbing pain usually with an aura than we have to rule out migrane as the cause - if the pain is associated with neck problems than we have to rule out cervical spondylosis as the cause - if the pain is associated with either low or high bp or due to hyperacidity than we have to treat the cause after examination.
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Few days ago my eyes are paining and there is secretion of water. But now I am fit and fine. I want to know the reason behind this?

FPRS, DNB Ophtalmology
Ophthalmologist, Pune
Few days ago my eyes are paining and there is secretion of water. But now I am fit and fine. I want to know the reaso...
watering and paining can be commonly due to allergy or infection, you need to visit nearby eye surgeon to check that. Also get your glass power checked
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I am 18 years boy and I wear glasses for eye side weakness for 9 years but now I want to get rid from it but naturally is there any way I will take tablets or home remedies or exercises is there any perfect fully trusted way.

B.H.M.S., Senior Homeopath Consultant
Homeopath, Delhi
I am 18 years boy and I wear glasses for eye side weakness for 9 years but now I want to get rid from it but naturall...
You can take silicea 6x / 4 tabs thrice a day for one month. Revert back after one month with feedback.
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I have a 4.5cylindrical numbers in right eye, 3 cylindrical numbers in left eye. I aged 35 right now, how I clear them? it is a normal to operation of both eyes for a clear vision? guide me please.

Phaco Development Program, Fellowship in Pediatric Ophthalmology, DNB Ophtalmology, MBBS
Ophthalmologist, Mysore
Regular LASIK surgery for high cylinders are risky for various reasons. Get your eyes tested at a center reputed for refractive surgeries. A test called as corneal topography will be done. Depending upon the results of those tests one option COULD be LASIK plus where LASIK and collagen cross linking will be done in the same sitting.
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Sir, MY eye NO ARE RT EYE 6/6 SPH -0.25 CYL 0.5 AXIS 180 LT EYE 6/6 SPH NIL. CYL 0.5 AXIS 180 NOTE: I do not use spectacles currently. SHOULD I USE SPECTACLES or Without spectacles will do?

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
Sir, MY eye NO ARE
RT EYE 6/6 SPH -0.25 CYL 0.5 AXIS 180
LT EYE 6/6 SPH NIL. CYL 0.5 AXIS 180 NOTE: I do not use spec...
hello power of your glasses is very small. Ideally you should use glasses but if you dont have vision problems and if there is no headache then you can avoid using glasses
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Sir/Mam, I am 17 years old I have eye side about (-2.5D) problem what should be do for avoiding grow much weaker eyes? Mam please provide a specific health chart.

FPRS, DNB Ophtalmology
Ophthalmologist, Pune
Sir/Mam, I am 17 years old I have eye side about (-2.5D) problem what should be do for avoiding grow much weaker eyes...
Yes your eye number changes as your body grows but usually stabilizes by the age of 18-20. So do not worry. No specific health chart, just avoid junk food.
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I am 22 years old male. My left eye is not correctly. What food eat because my sight correctly.

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
I am 22 years old male. My left eye is not correctly. What food eat because my sight correctly.
Diet for EYESIGHT Lutein and zeaxanthin are both important nutrients for eye health,6 as both of them are found in high concentrations in your macula—the small central part of your retina responsible for detailed central vision. More specifically, lutein is also found in your macular pigment – known for helping to protect your central vision and aid in blue light absorption—and zeaxanthin is found in your retina.Estimated daily dose of lutein is 10 mg per day, and at 2 mg/day for zeaxanthin. Both lutein and zeaxanthin are primarily found in green leafy vegetables, although zeaxanthin is far scarcer than lutein. Kale and spinach are two of the most lutein-rich foods, but you'll also find it in carrots, squash, and other orange and yellow fruits and vegetables. Both lutein and zeaxanthin are carotenoids called xanthophylls, which give plants and vegetables their yellow-orange color, and the name "lutein" comes from the Latin word "luteus," which means "yellow." If you remember this, it may help you pick out vegetables that are likely to contain higher amounts of these two nutrients. Egg yolk is another source of both lutein and zeaxanthin that is well absorbed by your body Most of the dark green leafy vegetables, previously recommended for a higher intake of lutein and zeaxanthin, have 15-47 percent of lutein, but a very low content (0-3 percent) of zeaxanthin. study shows that fruits and vegetables of various colors can be consumed to increase dietary intake of lutein and zeaxanthi It is also important to note that lutein is an oil-soluble nutrient, so if you eat the vegetables without some oil or butter your body can't absorb the lutein. Adding a little bit of healthy fat, such as olive oil, coconut oil, or raw organic butter, will maximize your lutein absorption. Lutein content in food Food Mg / serving Orange ( Raw) 0.2/1 large Egg 0.2/1 large Spinach (cooked) 20.4 / 1 cup Papaya(Raw) 0.3/1 large Turnip greens (cooked) 12.2 / 1 cup Green peas (cooked) 4.1 / 1 cup Spinach (raw) 3.7 / 1 cup Corn (cooked) 1.5 / 1 cup Broccoli (raw) 1.3 / 1 cup Broccoli (cooked) 0.8 / 1/2 cup Green beans (cooked) 0.9 / 1 cup
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