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Dr. Lokare Vishwanath Shankar

Cardiologist, Mumbai

Dr. Lokare Vishwanath Shankar Cardiologist, Mumbai
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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
I'm dedicated to providing optimal health care in a relaxed environment where I treat every patients as if they were my own family.
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Dr. Lokare Vishwanath Shankar is one of the best Cardiologists in Borivali West, Mumbai. You can consult Dr. Lokare Vishwanath Shankar at Dr Lokare Vishwanath Cllinic in Borivali West, Mumbai. Book an appointment online with Dr. Lokare Vishwanath Shankar and consult privately on Lybrate.com.

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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?

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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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Hi I am mbbhavsar I am suffering form colostol problem Can give some tips to reduce cholesterol. And also give some daily exercise.

MBBS
General Physician, Faridabad
Hi I am mbbhavsar
I am suffering form colostol problem
Can give some tips to reduce cholesterol.
And also give some d...
One serving of meat or fish is about what fits in the palm of your hand. One serving of fresh fruit is about the size of your fist. Load your plate with fruits and vegetables -- five to nine servings a day -- to help lower LDL "bad" cholesterol. Antioxidants in these foods may provide the benefit. Or it may be that when we eat more fruits and veggies, we eat less fatty foods. Either way, you'll also help lower blood pressure and maintain a healthy weight. Foods enriched with plant sterols, such as some margarine spreads, yogurts, and other foods, can also help lower LDL cholesterol. Need a snack? A handful of nuts is a tasty treat that helps in lowering cholesterol. Nuts are high in monounsaturated fat, which lowers LDL "bad" cholesterol while leaving HDL "good" cholesterol intact. We all need a little fat in our diet -- about 25% to 35% of our daily calories. But the type of fat matters. Unsaturated fats -- like those found in canola, olive, and safflower oils -- help lower LDL "bad" cholesterol levels and may help raise HDL "good" cholesterol. You need carbohydrates for energy, but some do your body more good than others. Beans, and whole grains such as brown rice, quinoa, and whole wheat, have more fiber and raise sugar levels less. These help lower cholesterol and keep you feeling full longe Aerobic exercise ("cardio") such as brisk walking lowers risk of stroke and heart disease, helps you lose weight, and keeps bones strong. If you're just starting out, try a 10-minute walk and gradually build up from there.
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I m 45 yr old dibetic since 9 year. On feb 2015 my father passed away after that I hv feeling that I will die and in night while sleeping my heart beat increases and breathing bcome abnormal but in day I bcome alright. Is it due to anxiety or heart problem ?

PDDM, MHA, MBBS
General Physician, Nashik
You are probably suffering from post traumatic stress disorder. Kindly consult privately for counselling and medications. Dr surbhi agrawal Consultant physician and diabetologist.
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How to differentiate between heart problem and gastric problem ? As it occurs on the same side of chest and have same symptoms.

Diploma in Obstetrics & Gynaecology, MBBS
General Physician, Delhi
How to differentiate between heart problem and gastric problem ?
As it occurs on the same side of chest and have same...
You are right, even doctors get confused & perform test like ecg (not very definite though) and a troponin test (cost 200- 1000/- in best place) which is specific only when damage to muscles of heart has occurred- heart attack.
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Iam 22 old male iam suffering from gastric problem symptoms left shoulder near heart pain. Pain relief with in seconds. And repeated yawing and fatigue. What is problem? Iam already consult the doctors all test performed but no problem in heart (ecg, urine test, heart scan, blood test all test normal) again repeat the problem why? Iam follow the diet no bad habits? This is danger problem or not? Please tell me know.

MBBS
General Physician, Cuttack
Iam 22 old male iam suffering from gastric problem symptoms left shoulder near heart pain. Pain relief with in second...
1.Take bland diet, Avoid foods which cause acidity like spicy, oily, fatty and junk foods, onion, garlic, citrus fruit like orange grape, lemon, tomato,cucumber, raddish, vinegar, pickle etc 2..Have proper Breakfast, Don’t skip or postpone your meal, Take home made food, Avoid food and water from outside, 3.Eat smaller meals at frequent intervals like 5-6 meals per day, and don't overeat. 4.Drink plenty of water(8-10 glass daily). Take your meal regularly and timely. Avoid fasting, Don’t skip your breakfast. 5. Stop smoking, consumption of alcohol and tobacco, excess tea or coffee, carbonated drinks if you are having, 6. Avoid stress, have adequate rest, sleep for 7-8 hours daily in night, go for regular exercise, practice yoga/meditation 7. Take one tablet of pan40 in the morning before breakfast daily for few days. 8.Consult Gastro enterologist for further advice
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I am from kerala. I am a sugar patient. My age is 56 yrs. My blood pressure 140/90. Is it ok?

MBBS, Diploma in Diabetology, DDM, CCACCD
Diabetologist, Mumbai
I am from kerala. I am a sugar patient. My age is 56 yrs. My blood pressure 140/90. Is it ok?
Yes. It is ok. But blood pressure levels above 140/90 will require further optimization of treatment.
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Heart Attack .. ? Must read this !

MD-Physician, PGDCC
Cardiologist, Jaipur
Heart Attack .. ? Must read this !
Most important thing to remember-

Never waste time for a possible heart attack patient.

Admit only to a hospital which has cardiac angiography or plasty felicities.
Every minute is crucial.
It saves a lot of time, and can save his/her life.
If not available, admit only under a cardiac physician or to a hospital having
Emergency/indoor facilities.
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My weight is around 100 , I have sitting job use to sit 10 to 15 hrs during work. I had a problem of high blood pressure recently and doctor gave me amlopolphine atenolol 5 mg but I started to feel pain in my heart after using this medication and when I stopped taking the medicine my heart pain went away no I worry which medicine I should take if I get high blood pressure.

Diploma in Obstetrics & Gynaecology, MBBS
General Physician, Delhi
My weight is around 100 , I have sitting job use to sit 10 to 15 hrs during work. I had a problem of high blood press...
You are wrong. Your doctor has given you the best and safest medicines for bp. No side effects like you fear. Continue taking medicines. Reduce salt to bare minimum. Reduce weight by healthy dieting, lots of seasonal vegetables and fruits. No bad fats like street food. No sugar despite no diabetes. Your job is sitting for 10 to 15 hrs, means lots of cups of tea, coffee, snacks. Carry your own ors from home in the form of juice of a lemon in 1 liter water with a pinch of salt and sugar. Green tea minus sugar or additives. Walk around the office during break. Use stairs in place of lift. Reduce weight slowly @4 kg per month. Eat more proteins like milk and curds. All of supplements of your choice. Dry roasted chane plus assorted nuts is a filling snack that gives healthy fats and proteins also, so does a boiled egg. But one full meal of daal roti chawal once a day in evenings only. Get back with positive feedback. Reminder do not stop medicines for bp and do get other cardiac profile tests also.
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I feel strong bouts of sleep during afternoons at office. I take bp medicines and am overweight too. Pl advise.

Md ayurveda
Ayurveda, Bangalore
I feel strong bouts of sleep during afternoons at office. I take bp medicines and am overweight too. Pl advise.
Hello as your weight is more that lethargy and sleepy feel is bit common. - maintain your diet always specially timngs of having food. - do not have any heavy foods in the night specially curds - avoid oily foods for lunch - you need some physical exercises to reduce your weight. - you can adopt ayurveda to manage your weight and blood pressure. - take ashwagandharishta 25ml with water twice a day before food.
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How can o reduce cholesterol without medicine. Latest result is total 267, HDL 52, VLDL 54, LDL 161.

Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS)
Ayurveda, Navi Mumbai
How can o reduce cholesterol without medicine. Latest result is total 267, HDL 52, VLDL 54, LDL 161.
Maintain input out put ratio. Whatever you eat calculate calories that called input calories after that do exercise and burn some calories that is out put calories. Eat less exercise more weight will loos have a barley soup at dinner have a dinner at 8.00pm and sleep at 10---11.00pm. Avoid rice at night. Calories calculator you will get on google download it. First of all you should follow some basic thing 1. Avoid=hot and cold at time 2. Less the sugar as much as possible if you want to eat sweet take juggery which is black 3. Do not drink water after meal drink at the time of meal sip by sip up to 150 ml 4. Avoid late nght sleep 5 punarnava mandur 1 tab before lunchand dinner 2. Abhayarishata 4 tsp before lunch and dinner.
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My father had eight blockage in heart. He already had one heart attack. Can he undergo bypass or angioplasty surgery?

Certificate in Laparoscopic and Thoracoscopic Surgery, Fellowship in Paediatric cardiac Surgery, M. Ch. (CVTS), MS, MBBS
Cardiologist, Calicut
My father had eight blockage in heart. He already had one heart attack. Can he undergo bypass or angioplasty surgery?
Bypass surgery will be better( if there are any good blood vessels in the heart to connect the grafts) when there are so many blocks..
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Doctor my right side of the chest pain frequently at that time my heart bet increase and I can feel the bet .at tat time I need to take rest I ll become strength less Wats the problem in me any heart problem since by fear I had 4 times ECG but it was normal (2 month back)

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
Doctor my right side of the chest pain frequently at that time my heart bet increase and I can feel the bet .at tat t...
Dear Lybrateuser, -Right side chest pain could be due to acidity, lung or problem in lining of lung tissue -do not get anxious as it is not related to heart -modify your food habits, have meals on time, do not skip meals, chew your food well, have 4-5 small meals rather than three large meals -avoid spicy, fried, junk food, also restrict tea, coffee intake to 1-2 cups per day, avoid alcohol, tobacco if you consume -do yoga & deep breathing exercises for 10-15 min in the morning -consult a doctor to find exact cause & do investigations. -
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My mother was suffering hypertension and blood clots, thyroid, swelling legs. Please advice what should i do?

MBBS
General Physician, Jalgaon
My mother was suffering hypertension and blood clots, thyroid, swelling legs. Please advice what should i do?
Please For your mother. Wake up early go for morning walk in greenery daily Go for evening walk also Do some light exercise daily Avoid oily spicy and fast food, non veg food, maida containing items like biscuits toast bread khari etc Take salads, vegetable juices, soups more Send me report, current medicine names, present clinical condition. On Lybrate So that I can guide you precisely about medicines also.
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From last 3 days. There is pain in my chest which is very painful. N moreover the chest pain is always occurs once during the day.

MBBS
General Physician, Cuttack
From last 3 days. There is pain in my chest which is very painful.
N moreover the chest pain is always occurs once du...
1. For your age pain chest could be due to anxiety, stress, depression, physical and mental strain, hyper acidity, muscular problem 2. Avoid stress and strain 3. Do regular exercise, reduce your weight if over weight. 4. Control your diet. Avoid oily/spicy/fried and junk food, high calorie and cholesterol rich diet. Take small frequent meals (5-6 meals/day instead of three heavy meals. If you have hyper acidity take one tablet of pan 40 in the morning before breakfast daily for few days 5. Do yoga, meditation, deep breathing exercise like pranayama etc. It will calm your mind, control your emotion and relieve stress. 6. Have sound sleep for 7-8 hours daily. 7. Avoid smoking, alcohol, excess tea/coffee, if you are having 8. Drink plenty of water and take rest 9. Take paracetamol 500mg one tablet sos after food up to a maximum of three tablets per day at the time of chest pain 10. If you have recurrent attack of chest pain check your bp, take ecg and consult cardiologist 11. Consult me for further advice.
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I am 24, male.i have poor blood flow all over my body, having heart problem like bp and left chest stiffness and digestion problem. I have been having garlic daily for last 4 month, now , high BP totally gone, but some little discomfort on left chest still remains, please, guide how to get better health such as healthy heart, liver (mainly).{i do not smoke and drink}

Diploma in Child Health (DCH), MBBS
General Physician, Bangalore
I am 24, male.i have poor blood flow all over my body, having heart problem like bp and left chest stiffness and dige...
Sir, You need to furnish your full health record showing all your problems, treatment taken. now, including Lab investigations, so that proper advice can be given
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I have a cholesterol problem since last 7 years have taken medicine for that i.e. crestor 10mg. Please suggest some home remedies or ayurvedic medicine.

MBBS, MD - Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine Specialist, Faridabad
I have a cholesterol problem since last 7 years have taken medicine for that i.e. crestor 10mg. Please suggest some h...
Avoid stress. Some Relax during work. Drink more water, high-carbohydrate foods such as potatoes, rice, pasta and bread. You can take Nutrient-rich foods that improve your health may also benefit your thyroid gland, antioxidant-rich fruits and vegetables more plenty of water: Blueberries, tomatoes, bell peppers, and other foods rich in antioxidants can improve overall health and benefit the thyroid gland. Eating foods high in B vitamins, like whole grains, may also help. Selenium: Tiny amounts of selenium are needed for enzymes that make thyroid hormones to work properly. Eating selenium-rich foods, such as sunflower seeds or Brazil nuts, can be beneficial. Tyrosine: This amino acid is used by the thyroid gland to produce T3 and T4. Taking a supplement may help, avoid oily foods,junk foods, go for walk. Tests every 3 to 6 months.
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Heart disease. Researchers have long suspected that the stressed-out, type A personality has a higher risk of high blood pressure and heart problems. .

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
Heart disease. Researchers have long suspected that the stressed-out, type A personality has a higher risk of high bl...
Dear lybrateuser, -it is a fact that stress plays a vital role in bp & heart problems & a type a personality is at a higher risk of developing it -to avoid the same in future we have to take precaution in respect of our diet, exercise & stress management -avoid fried, processed, junk food, restrict salt, sugar, pickles, papad -do regular exercise like walking, jogging, cycling for 20-30 min per day, also do yoga, meditation, deep breathing for 5-10 min a day -read, listen to music, follow a hobby to reduce stress.
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Hi, I am 38 years old, because of the acidity I am getting small chest burning sensation and due to fear of that I am getting increasing my BP. Last time it was 170/100. Please suggest what can I do please?

Hi, I am 38 years old, because of the acidity I am getting small chest burning sensation and due to fear of that I am...
Lybrate-user, you are having acidity, so take food regularly, keep your bowel clean, sleep in time, do not take fast food. Take badishep after food.
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High I am 23 years old and have hair fall issue. I am working hence do not find much time to take care of them. Lost my hair volume Because of hair fall and dandruff. Please suggest a remedy.

Vaidya Visharad
Ayurveda, Narnaul
High I am 23 years old and have hair fall issue. I am working hence do not find much time to take care of them. Lost ...
Essential fatty acids are specific fats that are critical to the proper function of your body. Your body is not able to produce these fatty acids on its own, so it is necessary that you eat foods containing them.
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FRHS, Ph.D Neuro , MPT - Neurology Physiotherapy, D.Sp.Med, DPHM (Health Management ), BPTh/BPT
Physiotherapist, Chennai
Exercise and heart
Regular exercise helps to lower the build up of plaque in arteries by increasing the concentration of high density lipoprotein (hdl) the good cholesterol and by decreasing the concentration of low density lipoprotein (ldl) the bad cholesterol in the blood
Improved physical activity helps delay the spike in blood cholesterol level that commonly occurs with ageing
Exercise also prevents the onset of high blood pressure and lower it if one is already suffering from it
And enables the heart to work more efficiently
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