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Dr. Dwarakanth

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Dr. Dwarakanth is a trusted Cardiologist in Dadar West, Mumbai. He is currently practising at Shushrusha Hospital in Dadar West, Mumbai. Save your time and book an appointment online with Dr. Dwarakanth on Lybrate.com.

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Chronic patient of diabetic, blood pressure, Left leg is swelling and bacons fatty figure Kindly advice.

MBBS, DMRD, MD - Radio Diagnosis, FIIM(Ayurved), D.SC, Post Doctoral Fellowship of Institute of Indian Medicine, Ph.D
Non-Invasive Conservative Cardiac Care Specialist, Ahmednagar
Chronic patient of diabetic, blood pressure, Left leg is swelling and bacons fatty figure Kindly advice.
Please consult a surgeon. Get colour doppler study of swollen leg to know cause, this will help treatment. Do not ignore.
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Sir, morning, Ginger and Lemon infusion tea. I am diabetic from 1991, I have Isolated systolic blood pressure and I have 2 stents in my heart in 2012. Under these conditions May I take this infusion tea? I am 67 years old. Please reply early. Male/67 yrs. Height 5'6"

BHMS
Homeopath,
Sir, morning, Ginger and Lemon infusion tea.
I am diabetic from 1991, I have Isolated systolic
blood pressure and I h...
Well ginger, lemon are very much healthy fr your heart as well fr diabetes. Soo you can take atlst once daily. I can advise one more thing, that is whatever medicine your taking you should ccontinue it but side by side you need to do homoeopathic treatment to be healthy. U can do. If you wish you can contact me through Lybrate in private consultation.
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I have seen on internet the home remedy for curing artery blockage of heart. Please advise The remedy is as follow. Take equal proportion of garlic juice, lemon juice, apple vinegar, and ginger juice with equal amount of honey and have it 20 ml 2 times a day before meal.

Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS)
Ayurveda, Sultanpur
I have seen on internet the home remedy for curing artery blockage of heart. Please advise
The remedy is as follow.
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Mam, as I know, these types of messages have no scientific evidence, so following these is risky. Stick to basic, take properly advised medicine and diet suggested by your doctor. You may take some supportive ayurvedic medicine. Ask for more if required.
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Hello Dr. My triglyceride level is 160 and cholesterol level is 100. Lab owner told me that you have low cholesterol. I also feel fatigue amd I have low libido. I m 22 years old. What should I eat to make normal that numbers.

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
Hello Dr. My triglyceride level is 160 and cholesterol level is 100. Lab owner told me that you have low cholesterol....
Normally triglycerides levels in bliid should be less than 150 but you have 160 means that your triglycerides are borderline high------------now cholestrol is 100, now what type of cholestrol it is, whether total or ldl-----if your total cholestrol says 100, then it is normal as it should normally be less than 200 and if your ldl says 100, then it is borderline normal as ldl in blood should not be more than 100--------------------your fatique and low libido can be due to your weight problem-----please make the facts clear-----------------
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I am prescribed TAZLOC BETA 50 tab one at morning. becoz I have hypertension as diagnosed by a cardiologist. My BP was 169/122 .and pulse rate was 106. ECG and ECHO are ok. I am taking this medicine since last one month. Does taking Tazloc Beta 50 triggers anxiety, depression. If yes. How to treat anxiety and depression at home?

Cardiologist, Chennai
I am prescribed TAZLOC BETA 50 tab one at morning. becoz I have hypertension as diagnosed by a cardiologist. My BP wa...
Tazloc Beta has 2 drugs, out of which one is a beta blocker which can rarely cause depression. But you need to get evaluated to find out other causes of depression before atributing to drugs. Get evaluated by a cardiologist and if necessary change to other drugs. Regards
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My normal blood pressure is around 110/70. Occasionally it is going to 160/100 on some days and having pain around center of chest and stiffness in neck. Also fainting and very often yawning almost 1 yawning per minute. Not able to sleep that day. Next day onwards pressure come down to normal. It was happened 4 times in 2 months period. No sugar. My weight is 65 kg and height is 167cm. No cholesterol problem. ECG ok. Why it is happening. Kindly suggest.

PG Diploma in Emergency Medicine Services (PGDEMS), Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS), MD - Alternate Medicine
Ayurveda, Ghaziabad
My normal blood pressure is around 110/70. Occasionally it is going to 160/100 on some days and having pain around ce...
In ayurveda, Hypertension is referred to as Rakta Capa Vriddhi and it sees the vitiation of vata and pitta doshas as the main cause...take sarpgandha vati twice a day...yogendra ras...akik bhasm works very good in case of hypertension....avoid salty diet...oily food...lower your stress...do pranayama early morning...
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Doctor I feel sore throat and fast breathing usually after a hard laughter I love to laugh but it gives me a chest pain and sore throat what I do please help.

DORL, MBBS
ENT Specialist, Faridabad
Doctor I feel sore throat and fast breathing usually after a hard laughter I love to laugh but it gives me a chest pa...
This is due to dryness of the mouth, so keep having fruits, juices and shakes, banana, raisins, date palm, sugarcane juice, jaggery, hone y, these are advantageous things to improve your mouth immunity.
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Multivessel Stenting Vs Bypass Surgery - Which is Better?

DM Cardiology
Cardiologist, Delhi
Multivessel Stenting Vs Bypass Surgery - Which is Better?

The results of a study conducted by the Department of Medicine, University of Ulsan, Korea, show that multivessel coronary stenting can be performed with a high success rate along with an acceptable clinical outcome. Coronary stenting has proven itself to be an accepted means for treating of obstructed coronary arteries. The need for multivessel coronary stenting has been inflated because of the larger number of patients with unfavourable cardiac profiles. Conventionally, bypass surgery is regarded as a standard means for relieving angina in cardiac patients with multivessel coronary disease as it could lead to a downright revascularization. Further, it also allows a prolongation of lifespan in a specified subgroup of patients.

How are they performed: Despite the coming of modern generation of stents, patients with multiple stringent arteries in the heart receiving coronary after bypass have recovered better than those whose arteries were grafted with balloon angioplasty or stenting. This report is presented in the 64th Annual Scientific Session in the American College of Cardiology. This report echoes past studies which shows that patients afflicted with multiple narrowed arteries receive better results with coronary artery bypass grafting, which is also known as CABG or bypass heart surgery. In case of multivessel stenting, which is known as angioplasty or percutaneous coronary intervention or PCI, a stent is put within the arteries to hold it wide open and facilitate the flow of blood.

Which one is better: In a new study, it is reported that patients with new stents are susceptible to 47% higher risk of any of the outcomes like death or cardiac arrest as compared to patients who undergo bypass surgery. In CABG, a vein or artery from other parts of the body is grafted on the constricted coronary artery for allowing easy blood flow to and from heart. This study reinforces present regulations that recommend CABG to treat patients with substantial constrictions in various arteries, a condition often termed as multivessel coronary artery ailment.

Renowned cardiologist Seung Jung Park from Asan Medical Centre in Seoul, South Korea opines that CABG is still a much preferred option on the basis of their medical data. Another study known as Bypass Surgery Versus Everolimus - Eluting Stent Implantation for Multivessel Coronary Artery Disease or BEST trial deserves mention. It is one of the two randomly controlled trials for comparing bypass to angioplasty since the introduction of modernised stents that emits medication, which would prevent blood clot.

This study was implemented on 880 patients at 27 healthcare centres in four countries. Each patient had multivessel coronary artery disease and were determined to be equally eligible to go through either of the methods. Half of these patients were randomly chosen to be given angioplasty with everolimus-eluting stents, and the other half received bypass surgery.

All the patients were tracked for about five years and during this prolonged follow up, angioplasty was related to a considerable upsurge in the incidence of myocardial infarction, target vessel revascularization and often death. Because, it is a more invasive process, bypass surgery is normally recommended only for patients afflicted with higher-risk constrictions in more than one artery.

If you are one of these patients and this concern plagues you, it is recommended to talk to a cardiologist without much delay.

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My father is a heart patient and diabetic. From last one month his sodium level is 125 and potassium is quiet high. He is having high BP problem also. Please advice what can we do for his low sodium in this case. He is not able to walk from last 2 months due to generalized weakness. He just got treated for Viral Meningoencephalitis.

MD - Medicine
General Physician, Surat
My father is a heart patient and diabetic. From last one month his sodium level is 125 and potassium is quiet high. H...
125 is very low level for sodium. That could be the reason for the weakness on top of that increased potassium could be due to kidney disease. Kindly go to your physician.
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I had tb 4 year Back but last weak my chest start paining its not badly but some time its happen.

Erasmus Mundus Master in Adapted Physical Activity, MPT, BPTh/BPT
Physiotherapist, Chennai
I had tb 4 year Back but last weak my chest start paining its not badly but some time its happen.
It might be due to gastric trouble. Kindly do breathing exercises which might help you to get reduced with pain in the back and right shoulder.
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I have no problem but some time rapid heart beats that happens just for 2 second twice or thrice in a day on weekly and feel weakness sometimes when I do not take proper diet, I am working person. Last year I had miscarriage as well.

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
I have no problem but some time rapid heart beats that happens just for 2 second twice or thrice in a day on weekly a...
Dear lybrateuser, -Your problem may be due to weakness because of improper dietary habits -do not skip breakfast , even if you do not have much time have a fruit & milk with supplement protein powder or whole grain cereal it will provide you energy for the whole day, try to have meals on time , include more of fruits & vegetables especially green leafy vegetables, non-veg , fish, chicken if you take, nuts -have sufficient fluids 7-8 glasses per day for proper hydration as even mild dehydration causes weakness & lethargy -get investigated for blood cbc, tsh, t3, t4 & sugar levels & consult a doctor.
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I am 51 years old man. I got lipid profile test where in cholesterol found above 270. What precaution or medicine I would required to take. Thanks & regards.

General Physician (AM)
Alternative Medicine Specialist, Chandigarh
Try eatng lots of garlic. If you cant have it get it homeopathically allium sativum q,(biochemic) nat phos, tonicard (homeo, kali iod 12x (biochemic) avoid all types of fats and red meat. Consult me in private for detailed treatment.
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Yes, I am 23 years old. I want to reduce my cholesterol for my best health. So I want what step I will fellow for my best health. Please give your answer. And suggest me.

DHMS (Hons.)
Homeopath, Patna
Yes, I am 23 years old. I want to reduce my cholesterol for my best health. So I want what step I will fellow for my ...
Hi, cholesterol - can be reduced by opting - certain natural norms to regularise, life style, go for a brisk walk in d morning to restore blood circulation to nourish d whole body. *tk, plenty of water to eliminate toxins and to regulate metabolism to check cholesterol. Go for meditation to reduce your stress and to nourish cell& tissues to curb cholesterol. * go for cycling, jogging, swimming, skipping, gardening, playing badminton. * opt staircase, instead of a lift. * tk, oats with green tea in d breakfast. * tk, salad, fruits, sprouts in ample qty in lunch. * consume salad, fruits whenever you feel hungry. Avoid, caffeine, nicotine, alcohol, junk food, cookies, burger, pizza. Homoeo medicines which r administered gently without any adverse effect, thereof. @ phyto berryq -10 drops, thrice, with little water before each meal. Tk, care.
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My Mother blood pressure is high dis time. It is 175-100. What should I do. Pls tell me.

BHMS
Homeopath, Faridabad
My Mother blood pressure is high dis time. It is 175-100. What should I do. Pls tell me.
Hi, Take Rauvolfia 1x, 2 tabs daily morning empty stomach. Drink plenty of liquids and cut down your fat, salt and sugar intake. go for a morning walk daily at least for 30 minutes. Take a sound sleep and try to avoid anger. Revert after 15 days with feedback. Thanks.
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My sister 28 yrs. Stress level so high, high bp, recent check cholesterol level some extent high. She was tk antidepresive pill sleeping pills 2yrs befor. Bt not now. Doctors prescribe lots of medicine. She tk e ery day bt nw her body cnnt permit to do work or take any wirkload. So what she do?

MBBS, MD - Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine Specialist, Faridabad
My sister 28 yrs. Stress level so high, high bp, recent check cholesterol level some extent high. She was tk antidepr...
Hello dear High triglycerides and cholesterol can cause atherosclerotic heart disease or narrowed coronary arteries in the heart can cause the symptoms of angina, when theheart muscle is not provided with enough oxygen to function. Decreased blood supply to the brain may be due to narrowed small arteries in the brain or because the larger carotidarteries in the neck may become blocked. This can result in a transient ischmic attack or stroke. Peripheral artery disease describes gradual narrowing of the arteries that supply the legs. During exercise , if the legs do not get enough blood supply, they can develop pain , called claudication . Other arteries in the body may also be affected by plaque buildup causing them to narrow, including the mesenteric arteries to the intestine and the renal arteries to the kidney. Change life style .do meditation,yoga, Go walk daily, do any one physically activity daily i.e.play any game., Avoid fast foods,oily foods,junk foods,alcohol,smoking,fatty foods, non-veg.,avoid stress,take plenty of water in day time. And 1 glass of water before bed at night. use flax oil, omega-3 fatty meal or cap., take .green veg., whole grain. Garlic,. Cod liver oil. Take anti cholesterol medicines
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Good morning sir. please tell me the medicine which is helpful for high blood pressure. My father has disease of higj blood pressure.

PG Diploma in Emergency Medicine Services (PGDEMS), Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS), MD - Alternate Medicine
Ayurveda, Ghaziabad
Good morning sir. please tell me the medicine which is helpful for high blood pressure. My father has disease of higj...
In ayurveda, Hypertension is referred to as Rakta Capa Vriddhi and it sees the vitiation of vata and pitta doshas as the main cause. Mix 1 teaspoon of onion juice with an equal amount of honey. Take once a day for 1 week. Upon noticing improvement, continue for several more days. Take sarpgandha vati twice a day.
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Before few I getting tired I also use some energy drink also but not as good as accepted results I think my blood pressure also getting low.

PGDD, RD, Bachelor of Home Science
Dietitian/Nutritionist, Mumbai
Hye, thanks for the query. Energy drinks will exclusively not help. You are underweight and you need to first improve your health by improving your diet. Being underweight can be a concern if it's the result of poor nutrition. Here are some healthy ways to gain weight when you're underweight: eat more frequently. When you're underweight, you may feel full faster. Eat five to six smaller meals during the day rather than two or three large meals. Choose nutrient-rich foods. As part of an overall healthy diet, choose whole-grain breads, rice and cereals; fruits and vegetables; dairy products; lean protein sources; and nuts. Don't fill up on diet soda, coffee and other drinks with few calories and little nutritional value. Instead, drink smoothies or healthy shakes. Snack on nuts, dried fruits and fresh fruits. Even when you're underweight, be mindful of excess sugar and fat. An occasional slice of cake or ice cream is fine. But most sweets should be healthy and provide nutrients in addition to calories. Sheera, lassi and chikki are good choices. Exercise, especially strength training, can help you gain weight by building up your muscles. Exercise may also stimulate your appetite.
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He has high blood pressure and on medication. We consulted urologist .He given medicine sildoo n dutas and suggested surgery of prostrate if medicine does not work. Problem He is facing- frequency of urination increased in night and pace of urination slowed down. Creatine-1.6.No pain ,slight irritation in private parts, age- 69, weight- 54 kg, 5.4 height. He also have gas problem and many times became hospitalised as he became unconscious due acute gas formation. Is operation needed? What food is restricted in his case? What test you suggest for further investigation?

MD
Yoga & Naturopathy Specialist, Delhi
He has high blood pressure and on medication. We consulted urologist .He given medicine sildoo n dutas and suggested ...
Try doing kapal bhathi. There is a special way of doing it for prostrate patients. Lie down on the floor or bed. Do kapal bhathi in such a way that the strokes are felt on the point where the penis joins the main trunk of the body. This gives a mild internal massage to prostrate. Hence the general health of the prostrate improves. In any case surgery is also not a bad option and should not be ruled out.
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I ate more than I eat daily (junk food) and after I had spring rolls my chest had a little pain what should I do.

MBBS, cc USG
General Physician, Gurgaon
I ate more than I eat daily (junk food) and after I had spring rolls my chest had a little pain what should I do.
This seems to be due to acidity 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, Avoid food from outside, junk, fried, spicy fatty food 6. Do Not postpone Breakfast 7. Avoid excess citrus fruit 8. Avoid smoking and Alcohol 9. Regular Physical activities 10. Meditation Consult me for further Management
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I'm 30 years I want to know how to reduce bad cholesterol? which oil good for health? does meditation helps to low our high bp?

General Physician (AM)
Alternative Medicine Specialist, Chandigarh
Try eatng lots of garlic. If you cant have it get it homeopathically allium sativum,(biochemic) nat phos. Canola oil is good, yes meditation always help, problemis who you say meditation? some people concentrate or focus on one thing and call meditation. 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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