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Dr. Anuj Maheshwari  - Diabetologist, Lucknow

Dr. Anuj Maheshwari

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MBBS, MD - General Medicine, FACE, FACP, FRCP (London)

Diabetologist, Lucknow

26 Years Experience  ·  600 at clinic  ·  ₹300 online
Dr. Anuj Maheshwari 86% (105 ratings) MBBS, MD - General Medicine, FACE, FACP, FRCP (London) Diabetologist, Lucknow
26 Years Experience  ·  600 at clinic  ·  ₹300 online
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He has been a successful Diabetologist for the last 26 years. He has completed MBBS, MD - General Medicine. Book an appointment online with Dr. Anuj Maheshwari on Lybrate.com.

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MBBS - Moti Lal Nehru Medical College, Allahabad - 1991
MD - General Medicine - King Georges Medical College - 2000
FACE - American College of Endocrinology - 2013
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FACP - American College of Physicians - 2014
FRCP (London) - Royal College of Physicians, London - 2015
Past Experience
Medical Practioner at Shi Hari Kamal Diabetes Clinic 2001 - 2005
Shi Hari Kamal Diabetes Clinic and Research Center at Medical Practioner 2005 - 2016
Professional Memberships
Indian Medical Association (IMA)

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I have suffering type 2 Diabetes. Can I cure 100% this with strict diet & regular exercise.

MBBS, MD - General Medicine, FACE, FACP, FRCP (London)
Diabetologist, Lucknow
I have suffering type 2 Diabetes. Can I cure 100% this with strict diet & regular exercise.
No, not always. It works only up to certain extent but it never means once you start medicine you can stop doing this. While taking medicines you must continue diet & exercise.
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अगस्त 2016 fasting 138 PP. 255 Hba1c. 8.2 अगस्त 2016 से मेरा diabetes का इलाज शुरू हुआ उस समय मेरा वजन 67 किलो था मैंने परहेज टहलना और दवाइयां लेनी शुरू की लगभग 6 महीने बाद मेरी diabetes कंट्रोल हो गयी hba1c 6 fasting 93 PP 130 हो गयो लेकिन मेरा वजन 67 से घटकर 58 किलो मात्र रह गया है अप्रैल 2017 से मैंने टहलना और परहेज बन्द कर दिया लेकिन आज sep 2017 में मेरा वजन सिर्फ 600 ग्राम बढ़ा और 58 किलो 600 हो गया मैं वजन बढ़ाना चाहता हूँ प्लीज हेल्प me लंबाई 5 फुट 10 इंच अभी तक मैं 1 mg की आधी टेबलेट सुबह खाली पेट और metformin 500 mg एक टेबलेट सुबह नाश्ते के बाद लेता रहा लेकिन अभी 10 दिन पहले से मैंने ये दवाइयां बंद कर दी है और सिर्फ bgr 34 ही ले रहा हूँ

MBBS, MD - General Medicine, FACE, FACP, FRCP (London)
Diabetologist, Lucknow
अगस्त 2016 fasting 138 PP. 255
Hba1c. 8.2
अगस्त 2016 से मेरा diabetes का इलाज शुरू हुआ उस समय मेरा वजन 67 किलो था मैं...
If your sugar will not control, you will continue losing weight. So please check once what you are taking it is keeping you under control. Then only you can choose certain drug which can help you increasing weight. You must rule out other causes of weight loss like hyperthyroidism or any other disease which can only be detected if you get yourself examined by some qualified physician. I can help you if you ever plan to be at Lucknow.
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I am 54 years old .Doing exercise now I planed to take steroids for making muscles .Kindly suggest me .I am no and diabetic .Keeping everything normal .I am waiting for your response.

MBBS, MD - General Medicine, FACE, FACP, FRCP (London)
Diabetologist, Lucknow
I am 54 years old .Doing exercise now I planed to take steroids for making muscles .Kindly suggest me .I am no and di...
Don't take steroid without any medical reason for which it is prescribed by a qualified physician.
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Diabetes And Hypertension - The Link!

MBBS, MD - General Medicine, FACE, FACP, FRCP (London)
Diabetologist, Lucknow
Diabetes And Hypertension - The Link!

Hypertension or High Blood Pressure can trigger as well as worsen complications related to diabetes. Most people suffering from diabetes tend to develop hypertension later in their lives. Diabetes tends to increase one’s blood pressure, making him/her even more vulnerable to other heart diseases and cardio-vascular disorders. Diabetes often leads to a condition known as atherosclerosis, which is the hardening of the arteries. A combination of diabetes and hypertension drastically increases the risk of suffering from a heart disease. The risks of kidney diseases and retinopathy (damage to the tiny blood vessels present in the retina) also go up, resulting in blindness. With age, chronic hypertension can also result in numerous cognitive disorders such as dementia or Alzheimer’s disease (degenerative mental disorder).

Diabetes and high blood pressure complications

Having diabetes increases your risk of developing high blood pressure and other cardiovascular problems, because diabetes adversely affects the arteries, predisposing them to atherosclerosis (narrowing of the arteries). Atherosclerosis can cause high blood pressure, which if not treated, can lead to further blood vessel damage, and stroke, heart failure, heart attack or kidney failure.

Compared with people with normal blood pressure readings, men and women with hypertension have an increased risk of:

  1. Coronary artery disease ( heart disease)
  2. Strokes
  3. Peripheral vascular disease (narrowing of the arteries in the legs and feet)
  4. Heart failure

Even high yet normal blood pressure or pre-hypertension (defined as 120-139/ 80-89 millimetres of mercury or mmHg) has an impact on your health. Studies show that people with normal yet high range blood pressure readings, over a 10-year period of follow up time, had a two to three-fold increased risk of heart disease.

How to prevent Diabetes and Hypertension?

  1. Walking for about 40 minutes each day or engaging in any type of aerobic exercise can better one’s heart health. Chalk out an exercise plan upon consulting the doctor
  2. Limit drinking and abstain from smoking
  3. Go for regular kidney check-ups
  4. Eat food rich in fiber such as vegetables, fruits, breads or whole grain cereals
  5. Examine blood pressure as well as blood sugar levels regularly at home
  6. Practice relaxation techniques such as meditation or yoga to cut down on stress level; as stress is one of the major contributors to diabetes and the subsequent hypertension
  7. Shed off your extra pounds as blood pressure escalates with weight

If you wish to discuss any specific problem, you can consult a doctor.

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My elder brother is suffering from diabetes/sugar. What food is beneficial to prevent sugar.

MBBS, MD - General Medicine, FACE, FACP, FRCP (London)
Diabetologist, Lucknow
My elder brother is suffering from diabetes/sugar. What food is beneficial to prevent sugar.
If he is having Diabetes, merely food advise will not be enough. He must take medicines too. Food should be restricted in carbohydrate not more than 65 % of total calories. Direct sugar and sugar containing food materials should be completely avoided. There should be at least 2-3 hours gap in eating. Timing of food is also important.
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My mom is 45 years old suffering from Diabetes mellitus from 8 yrs. Her blood sugar levels were hardly less than 200 (pp) .she also has sometimes high BP. Now from recent times she controlled her sugar levels upto 100 (pp. But now I think due to sudden decrease in her blood sugar levels she is feeling sleepy; anxiety;energy less; and feels like heat is evolving from her body fever like. please help me with it

MBBS, MD - General Medicine, FACE, FACP, FRCP (London)
Diabetologist, Lucknow
My mom is 45 years old suffering from Diabetes mellitus from 8 yrs. Her blood sugar levels were hardly less than 200 ...
Sudden drop in blood sugar without any treatment modification calls for investigating her kidney functions, liver functions, infections. Possibility of infections is high as she has fever like feeling also. Temperature charting should be done at 6 AM, 10 AM, 2 PM, 6 PM, 10 PM at least for 3-5 days. Symptoms are suggestive to Thyroid dysfunction too. Investigate for that also.
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My dad is a diabetic patient around 14 days ago a small blister with red swelling was sighted when we consulted the doctor after 7 days of home treatment he told that its a CARBUNCLE now he had developed 2 carbuncles side by side the condition of carbuncle is like a wound the doctor told us it need to be operated. Is operation the only treatment? He is also a heart patient please help me for that

MBBS, MD - General Medicine, FACE, FACP, FRCP (London)
Diabetologist, Lucknow
My dad is a diabetic patient around 14 days ago a small blister with red swelling was sighted when we consulted the d...
Uncontrolled diabetes is reason of multiple carbuncles. Control it well. Treating physician is the best judge to decide whether to operate or treat conservative with good antibiotics while keeping good control of sugar. You have not written sugar level. If it is high, better not avoid insulin if prescribed by physician.
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Out of the so many suggestions, what is the best diet plan for diabetics (medium level). Besides, out of the many good additives, is it vinegar, ginger, beet root or, other items which help the diabetics dramatically.

MBBS, MD - General Medicine, FACE, FACP, FRCP (London)
Diabetologist, Lucknow
Out of the so many suggestions, what is the best diet plan for diabetics (medium level). Besides, out of the many goo...
Avoid direct sugar or sugar containing items. Reduce carbohydrate in diet. It should not be more than 65% of total calories consumed per day for any level.
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Hi I am married. 24 years old. One of my friend told me to follow the PALEO DIET for weight management & diabetic. PALEO DIET IS 100% True or fake. Please tell me. But my friend follow this diet reduced 7 kgs weight and reduced the blood sugar level also. But I do not know its true or fake (paleo diet)

MBBS, MD - General Medicine, FACE, FACP, FRCP (London)
Diabetologist, Lucknow
Hi I am married. 24 years old. One of my friend told me to follow the PALEO DIET for weight management & diabetic. PA...
Weight can be reduced simply by reducing carb in food whatever name you wish to give such diet you can give. Exercise or brisk walk helps in.
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This is 57 years female from Kolkata. I'm a diabetic (take (GLIMEPIRIDE 2 mg + METFORMIN 500 mg) after breakfast & METFORMIN 500 mg after dinner) & 10 iu insulin overnight ,fasting 80, PP 287 measured today. I want to know what should be done to control my PP sugar level? Shall I increase Insulin? Or take glimepiride 1 mg before lunch? Please suggest complete list of medicine for my case For the last 1 year, I'm seeing that my fasting glucose level is under 100, but PP is above 200. One more thing, I'm using Basalog cartridge (Insulin Glargine (100IU) made of Biocon) Can I change my insulin to Glaritus (Wockhardt) or Basugine (Lupin)? The later are low cost insulin, will be a price saver, That's why asking.

MBBS, MD - General Medicine, FACE, FACP, FRCP (London)
Diabetologist, Lucknow
This is 57 years female from Kolkata. I'm a diabetic (take (GLIMEPIRIDE 2 mg + METFORMIN 500 mg) after breakfast & ME...
You can add alpha glucosidase inhibitor to control PP after consulting your doctor. You can also switch to basal plus tnsulin therapy consulting your physician/ diabetologist/ endocrinologist by adding short acting insulin before largest meal. Yes you can switch to wockhardt or lupin brand for economic reason otherwise they are not superior what you are already taking.
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I am a 24 year old and would like to the symptoms for diabetes and it's initial precaution.

MBBS, MD - General Medicine, FACE, FACP, FRCP (London)
Diabetologist, Lucknow
I am a 24 year old and would like to the symptoms for diabetes and it's initial precaution.
Diabetes is mostly symptom less but few patient can have frequent infections, delayed wound healing, unexplained weight loss despite good appetite, excessive thirst, and excessive urination can hint diabetes. Avoid high calorie food, Avoid weight gain, Increase physical activity can delay the appearance of diabetes.
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If Sugar free which is commonly available at Stores are better than taking raw Sugar if you are thinking of loosing weight. There are some myth that sugar free actually induces diabetes if continued for a longer period? If sugar free develops complication when used for a longer tenure.

MBBS, MD - General Medicine, FACE, FACP, FRCP (London)
Diabetologist, Lucknow
If Sugar free which is commonly available at Stores are better than taking raw Sugar if you are thinking of loosing w...
Sugar free can be used if you want to loose weight. It is acceptable substitute of sugar but in limited use. Although no confirm evidences are there that it can lead to any complication but excess use of anything beyond your need may be harmful. As of now it is safe to use.
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If I wash my penis properly than she can suck it if I am diabetes too. Then there is no harm. As I earlier asked you said hygiene. Then.

MBBS, MD - General Medicine, FACE, FACP, FRCP (London)
Diabetologist, Lucknow
If I wash my penis properly than she can suck it if I am diabetes too. Then there is no harm. As I earlier asked you ...
It is not only your hygiene which matters here, oral hygiene of her is more important. If she is not diabetic, she is on lesser risk of infections than you as diabetics especially uncontrolled diabetics are on higher risk of infection. So keep your blood glucose good control. Ensure there is no cut or bruise on your penis which can be portal of entry for infection and last but not the least good oral hygiene of her to be ensured.
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What is the method of using the Aloe Vera Gel for type 2 Diabetic Patients. Request advice. Thanks Janardhanan.

MBBS, MD - General Medicine, FACE, FACP, FRCP (London)
Diabetologist, Lucknow
What is the method of using the Aloe Vera Gel for type 2 Diabetic Patients. Request advice. Thanks Janardhanan.
I do not think diabetes can have any issue while using Aloe Vera gel for skin problems but there are no authentic scientific data regarding use Aloe vera gel in diabetics.
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