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Dr. Khadija Challawala

MD

Cardiologist, Mumbai

14 Years Experience
Dr. Khadija Challawala MD Cardiologist, Mumbai
14 Years Experience
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Dr. Khadija Challawala is a popular Cardiologist in Santacruz, Mumbai. He has had many happy patients in his 14 years of journey as a Cardiologist. He has done MD . You can consult Dr. Khadija Challawala at R.K Hospital in Santacruz, Mumbai. You can book an instant appointment online with Dr. Khadija Challawala on Lybrate.com.

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MD - Grand Medical College - 2003
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I am 32 yrs old male. I have Coxsackie myocarditis from last 3 months. Please help me.

MD - Consultant Physician
Cardiologist, Kolkata
I am 32 yrs old male. I have Coxsackie myocarditis from last 3 months. Please help me.
It is viral myocarditis. Treatmentis 1. Rest. 2. Analgesics like ibuprofen 300m 3times ady or ecospirin 650 twice daily or colchicine. 6 mg twice aday for 6 days, along with pantoprazole tab. Within 4 to 6wks it will be alright.
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I have a problem of a small pain in heart when I lough louder in some recent days what should I do.

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
I have a problem of a small pain in heart when I lough louder in some recent days what should I do.
For pain take tablet paracetamol 650 mg and Get your vital parameters of the body checked from a nearby doctor and revert back with findings
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Sir, for 1 month I am suffering itch while motion but blood was not coming I already use p6 tube for this but this is not working and I also suffering pain in chest different different sides for 2 months I use many medicine for this but no one is working I also done X-Ray but nothing was occur in Xray all things are good in xray please recommend me some medicine for both diseases.

MBBS, MS - General Surgery , DNB (General Surgery), MNAMS (Membership of the National Academy), Fellow HPB Surgery & Liver Transplant (Singapore) , FICS - RPSLH - RPSLH
Gastroenterologist, Hyderabad
Sir, for 1 month I am suffering itch while motion but blood was not coming I already use p6 tube for this but this is...
Dear patient..there are multiple reasons for getting such problems like fissure in ano,gastritis ete.so go for physical examination once.thanking you
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I'm 17 years old my BPM is 105 and my hearts pain a bit sometimes what it could be.

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
I'm 17 years old my BPM is 105 and my hearts pain a bit sometimes what it could be.
Dear Lybrateuser, -To keep your blood pressure & heart rate within normal limits do regular exercises like brisk walking, jogging, swimming for 30-40 min, also do yoga, meditation & deep breathing for 10-15 min daily -restrict salt intake & consumption of tea, coffee to not more than 2-3 cups per day, avoid alcohol & tobacco -have more of fruits & vegetables in your diet, avoid fried ,processed & junk food -reduce stress by reading, listening to music, following a hobby, sleep well for 7-8 hrs at night, keep your sleep & awake time fixed -check bp & heart rate regularly, if pain is persistent then do ecg, echo, tmt to rule out any heart problem.
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My wife is 31 year old. My wife is having tingling sensation all over body. And saying heartbeat is fast. But the bp is normal as 120-80. Please tell me what can I do in that situation and any test is required. Please guide.

MD - Alternate Medicine, BHMS
Homeopath, Surat
My wife is 31 year old. My wife is having tingling sensation all over body. And saying heartbeat is fast. But the bp ...
Hello lybrate-user, first of all, ask her calmly that is she having any fears or tension or stress regarding any issues with her present that she is living which is affecting her mind too much. This many times may end up with depression or any fears which becomes deep-seated. If it is so, then please let me know such issues. It is important to treat.
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Hypertension : A Review

BHMS
Homeopath, Bahadurgarh
Hypertension : A Review

The major dangers of hypertension contributes to apoplexy, paralysis, loss of vision, heart attacks, gangrene, respiratory disorders etc.

Modern medicine is no doubt very beneficial in administration the blood pressure, but we all are well aware of a hidden danger which we all are concerned as the root cause of hypertension cannot be cured just by maintaining blood pressure, because once the body get used to the current dosage, it start to demand more amount or quantity of medicine and there start the trouble. Blood pressure get explode due to either non functioning of medicine or from reverse effects of body mechanism. And these are the situations leading to strokes and other complications in the body.

Apart from the well aware figures we have some other issues which I would like to discuss here:

A) self medication: people continue consume there b. P. Medicines no matter they are working or not just to avoid going to there doctors, people even increase or decrease the dosage without any professional opinion.


B.) sedentary lifestyle: people do eat junk food in huge quantities and avoid any kind of physical works. Even for covering 200 meter distance people prefer to use a two wheeler or even cars


C) alcohol: if contains majority of carbohydrates and hence indirectly contributes in increasing the amount of cholesterol (which is dangerous cause of heart attacks and many diseases - see my previous articles)


D) stress: it may play a very major role, people with high stress tends to have increased level of triglycerides (type of cholesterol) in there body

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I am 53 years old. During my last health checkup I was found to have hypertension. However, tests like EEG, ECG, Tread mill were found OK. My BP varies from 104/64 (taken 2 hour after dinner and consuming 120 ml of scotch) to 190/105 (after exercise). Please inform whether I am alright!

MBBS, DNB (General Medicine)
General Physician, Delhi
Your BP reading varies, it has got increased after exercise, it is normal, you should take, at least 10 readings of your BP, especially in morning, and get back to me
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How do I take cure with my blood pressure problem ? Which gets low many of times.

BHMS
Homeopath, Faridabad
How do I take cure with my blood pressure problem ? Which gets low many of times.
Hello, Few lifestyle changes can help you in controlling and preventing the high blood pressure, even if you're taking blood pressure medication. Eat healthy foods. Consume more fruits, vegetables, whole grains, poultry, fish and low-fat dairy foods. Eat less saturated fat and trans fat. Decrease the salt in your diet. So, avoid eating processed foods, such as canned soups or frozen dinners which contains extra salt in it. Keeping a healthy weight, or losing weight if you're overweight or obese, can help you control your high blood pressure and lower your risk of related health problems. Increase physical activity which can help lowering your blood pressure, manage stress, reduce your risk of several health problems. Get indulged in regular exercising (if your doctor allows you). Limit alcohol. Even if you're healthy, alcohol can raise your blood pressure. If you choose to drink alcohol, do so in moderation. Don't smoke. Tobacco injures blood vessel walls and speeds up the process of hardening of the arteries. Reduce stress as much as possible. Practice healthy coping techniques, such as muscle relaxation, deep breathing or meditation. Getting regular physical activity and plenty of sleep can help, too. Monitor your blood pressure at home. Medication: Take homoeopathic medicine - Schwabe’s Essentia Aurea/ thrice daily which is a cardio-tonic which helps in maintaining blood pressure, improves muscle tone of the heart and narrowing of blood vessels.
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My total cholesterol level is 196. This cholesterol level is OK for me or not if not what is the safe level of cholesterol.

MBBS, MD - Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine Specialist, Faridabad
My total cholesterol level is 196. This cholesterol level is OK for me or not if not what is the safe level of choles...
YOUR level is at up boarder line. but You can control cholesterol / hdl / ldl/t.g. and obesity by using following flax oil, omega-3 fatty meal or cap., take . green veg., whole grain foods, spicy foods, Use GARLIC in foods daily ,. Cod liver oil. Low sugar foods, low calories foods. Change own life style . do meditation,yoga, Go walk daily in morning and evening, do any one physically activity daily i.e. play any game., Avoid fast foods, oily foods, alcohol,smoking, fatty foods, non-veg., avoid stress, take plenty of water in day time. one important that is take 1 glass of water before bed at night. Because it protect from heart fail during sleep at night.
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I am 40 years old have high blood pressure but in lipid profile test all test were ok, don't know cause of high blood pressure.

DHMS (Hons.)
Homeopath, Patna
I am 40 years old have high blood pressure but in lipid profile test all test were ok, don't know cause of high blood...
Hello, You are stressed,causing hypertension. * go for meditation to reduce stress. * Take, plenty of water to eliminate toxins. * your diet b easily digestible. * avoid, dust, junk food,smoking,alcohol. * go for a walk in the morning for an hr. **Homoeo-medicine** @ Rauwalfia Q -10 drops, thrice a day,with little water. Take, care.
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I am 22 year. I am suffering from problem of heart's valve. So what should I do for this problem?

PGDMCH, MBA( CHA) , MBBS
General Physician, Gurgaon
I am 22 year. I am suffering from problem of heart's valve. So what should I do for this problem?
Dear lybrateuser, if the valve of heart is damaged then better to get it replaced. Pl consult a cardiologist and if valve replacement is recommended then get it done.
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I have a diet problem whenever I eat at lunch or dinner within an hour I go to toilet n also gastric problem it feels like my heart is going to attack now. please solve this problem with home remedies if possible.

Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS)
Ayurveda, Kochi
I have a diet problem whenever I eat at lunch or dinner within an hour I go to toilet n also gastric problem it feels...
Avoid spicy food, pickles etc. Take food on time. Do not fill your stomach. Do not over eat reduce quantity of dinner and also take it by at least 7 pm. Do not drink cool and carbonated drinks. If at all not reducing try herbal medicines.
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I have pain below the heart. Sometimes very severe. Seems to be gastric trouble. How to solve the problem permanently?

MBBS, cc USG
General Physician, Gurgaon
I have pain below the heart. Sometimes very severe. Seems to be gastric trouble. How to solve the problem permanently?
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 (if no drug allergy) 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 consult Physician for Further Management
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I am having chest pain for more than two month, last month I consulted a doctor but did not get the relief with the medicine provided, I I feel pain only when I stretch my chest, please reply what should I do.

MBBS
General Physician, Cuttack
I am having chest pain for more than two month, last month I consulted a doctor but did not get the relief with the m...
1.For your age pain chest could be due to anxiety, stress, Physical and mental strain 2. Avoid stress and strain 3.Do regular exercise, Yoga, Meditation, deep breathing exercise like pranayama etc. It will calm your mind, control your emotion and relieve stress 4.Take paracetamol 500mg one tablet sos after food up to a maximum of three tablets daily, 5. Drink plenty of water and take rest .6.if you have recurrent attack of chest pain take ECG and consult cardiologist 7.Consult me for further advice
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I am suffering form a very slow regular chest pain for 1 month, what to do? I have no fewer or other symptoms.

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
I am suffering form a very slow regular chest pain for 1 month, what to do? I have no fewer or other symptoms.
Dear lybrateuser, - Your chest pain could be due to acidity - follow some dietary precautions, - avoid spicy, fried, junk foods, tea/ coffee more than 1-2 cups/day, also avoid alcohol, smoking if you do - have more of fruits & vegetables, fresh homemade food - have 7-8 glasses of water for proper digestion - take syrup gelusil, 2 teaspoonful half an hour after food, three times a day - chew food well, do not skip meals, have meals on time, have dinner 2-3 hers before bedtime.
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I am 21 years old and I am suffering from high blood pressure is it related with my cholesterol?

BHMS, PGDM (Emergency Medical services)
Homeopath, Pune
I am 21 years old and I am suffering from high blood pressure is it related with my cholesterol?
Hello Rishabh...Hypertension can be because of Stress, lifestyle,obesity,cholesterol or anything related to your heart or kidney functions...avoid stress...take low salt containing food...start daily morning walk,avoid heavy weight lifting...Pranayam and yogasanas will help you...For your Hypertension; homeopathic medicines will be useful after detail case study and advice...Reply feedback...Good day
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What reasons are there for high blood pressure? Which things increases blood pressure and how to maintain normal blood pressure?

BAMS, MD Ayurveda
Sexologist, Lonavala
What reasons are there for high blood pressure? Which things increases blood pressure and how to maintain normal bloo...
You can go for following remedy it will help you 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 Causes: • Obesity • High salt intake • Alcohol consumption • Mental or physical stress This will help with your concern.
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I am having unwanted *panic* heart palpitations and stress and depression ,sweating ,frequent urination ,what can I do.

MD - General Medicine
General Physician, Hisar
I am having unwanted *panic* heart palpitations and stress and depression ,sweating ,frequent urination ,what can I do.
You may need some medicines and counselling, so better have a consultation. Meanwhile practice'shavaasana' in yoga.
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Sir when I am in hurry or tense I suffocate and my bp goes high 150/100. Sympthoms are like hard attack. I am taking onbixin 12.5, cardimol cp and flunexol tablet. I have hyper acidity also. When I think I goes in deep and can not out from my thinking. I am 32 years old. And have 76 kg weight. I want to leave that tablets and as per Dr. I have panic disorder. Please help.

BHMS, MD - Alternate Medicine
Homeopath, Nagpur
Yes its panic disorder and its obvious that you are either having extremely stressful life or you have tendency to be stressed up for slightest cause. Please learn stress management and homoeopathic medicine and counselling will help.
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I am 55yr old male and I am suffering from hypertension. What should I do? Please help me.

BHMS
Homeopath, Faridabad
I am 55yr old male and I am suffering from hypertension. What should I do? Please help me.
Hi, Take Rauvolfia 1x, 2 tabs daily morning empty stomach and 1 tab in the evening. Drink plenty of liquids and cut down your fat, salt and sugar intake. go for a morning walk daily at least for 30 minute. Take a sound sleep and try to avoid anger. Home remedies to Control high BP:-1. Bananas are one fruit that people with high blood pressure can eat regularly to control it. Bananas are a rich source of potassium, which lessens the effect of sodium.So, try to eat one or two bananas daily. Along with bananas, you can try dried apricots, raisins, orange juice, spinach, baked sweet potatoes. 2. Eat one or two crushed garlic cloves daily. You can simply crush them with your hands. Crushing garlic cloves creates hydrogen sulfide, a compound that promotes good blood flow, removes gas and reduces the pressure on the heart.If you do not like eating raw garlic or if it causes a burning sensation, then take it along with a cup of milk. You can also mix five or six drops of garlic juice in four teaspoons of water and take it twice a day.
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