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Dr. M. R. Merchant  - Nephrologist, Mumbai

Dr. M. R. Merchant

MBBS, MD , DNB

Nephrologist, Mumbai

34 Years Experience  ·  1000 at clinic
Dr. M. R. Merchant MBBS, MD , DNB Nephrologist, Mumbai
34 Years Experience  ·  1000 at clinic
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Dr. M. R. Merchant is a Nephrologist/Renal Specialist in Mahim, Mumbai. Dr. M. R. Merchant practices at S L Raheja Fortis Hospital in Mahim,...more
Dr. M. R. Merchant is a Nephrologist/Renal Specialist in Mahim, Mumbai. Dr. M. R. Merchant practices at S L Raheja Fortis Hospital in Mahim,
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MBBS, MD , DNB - . - 1983
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Sir if I drink a glass of water. I get urine. If I dnt drink water. I can control it fr a day. I'm 42 years old. Women. Please suggest.

pg general medicene
Ayurveda, Hyderabad
Sir if I drink a glass of water. I get urine. If I dnt drink water. I can control it fr a day. I'm 42 years old. Wome...
Dear madam controlling urine will lead to several problems. Don't control urine when there is an urge. Take sufficient water.
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I am 34 year old. I have fever for last 20 days. When I take drug I am well 2 ya 3 days. After fever with cold. Dr. Says urine infaction. I take megnex forte 1.5 g (bd) and mikacin 500 g bd. Please suggest cure.

B.H.M.S., Senior Homeopath Consultant
Homeopath, Delhi
I am 34 year old. I have fever for last 20 days. When I take drug I am well 2 ya 3 days. After fever with cold. Dr. S...
You can take Sarsaparilla - Q / 10 drops in little water thrice a day for one week. Revert back after one week with feedback.
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Doctor I am suffering from blood flowing through my urine wath should I do please help me.

B.H.M.S., Senior Homeopath Consultant
Homeopath, Delhi
Doctor I am suffering from blood flowing through my urine wath should I do please help me.
You can take can nothris q / 10 drops in little water thrice a day for two weeks. Take plenty of water or liquid diet. Revert back after two weeks with feedback.
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I am 55 years old female, facing recurrent uti for the last 2 years, on antibiotics neftran every alternate month, having cranberry capsules also, 5 years back my tvt was done for incontinence ultrasound says residual urine is slightly excess kindly advise.

Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons (FRCS), MS - Urology, MBBS
Urologist, Ahmedabad
I am 55 years old female, facing recurrent uti for the last 2 years, on antibiotics neftran every alternate month, ha...
It seems that your recurrent uti is due to bladder outflow obstruction so try; tab tamsulocin 0.4 mg at bed time and see how you respond Dr. Kiran mehta.
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I have a urinal problem most of the time when i am not drink water I face major pain in my urine. What should i do?

Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons (FRCS), MS - Urology, MBBS
Urologist, Ahmedabad
I have a urinal problem most of the time when i am not drink water I face major pain in my urine. What should i do?
Dear it suggests that you have bladder neck obstruction which needs to be investigated and confirmed. To start with get urine tested and also usg abdomen and pelvis with full bladder volume, bladder wall thickness on full bladder and post-void residual urine measurement.Post the results here and let me see them.
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Diabetes - How It Impacts Your Kidney?

MBBS, CCEBDM
Diabetologist, Bangalore
Diabetes - How It Impacts Your Kidney?

At the point when our bodies process the protein we eat, the procedure creates waste products. In the kidneys, millions of tiny blood vessels act as filters since they have even tinier holes in them. As blood flows through these vessels, little molecules such as waste items may press through the gaps. These waste items turn out to be a part of the urine. Helpful substances such as protein and red blood cells are too enormous to go through the gaps in the filter and stay in the blood.

Diabetes and kidneys: Diabetes can harm the kidneys. Abnormal amount of glucose make the kidneys filter a lot of blood. After a couple of years, they begin to spill and helpful protein is thereby lost in urine. Having low protein levels in the urine is called micro albuminuria.

Medication: When kidney disease is analyzed on time, during micro albuminuria, a few medications may keep kidney disease from getting worse. Having elevated levels of protein in the urine is called macro albuminuria. When kidney disease is looked up some other time during macro albuminuria, end-stage renal disease (ESRD) usually follows.

Causes: Strain on the organs may cause the kidneys to lose their filtering capacity. Waste items then begin to develop in the blood. Finally, the kidneys start to fail. This failure, ESRD, is intense. A patient with ESRD needs a kidney transplant or a blood filtration by a machine (dialysis).

Other complications: Individuals with diabetes will probably have other kidney-related issues such as bladder infections and nerve damages in the bladder.

Preventing complications: Not everybody with diabetes goes through a kidney disease. Elements that can impact kidney disease improvement include genetics, blood sugar control and blood pressure. The more a person keeps diabetes and blood pressure under control, the lower the chances of getting a kidney disease.

Keeping your glucose levels high can counteract diabetic kidney problems. Research has demonstrated that blood glucose control diminishes the danger of micro albuminuria by 33%. For individuals who suffer from micro albuminuria have now a reduced danger of advancing to macro albuminuria. Different studies have recommended that blood glucose control can reverse micro albuminuria.

Treatment: Essential treatments for kidney infection include control of blood glucose and blood pressure. Blood pressure dramatically affects the rate at which the condition progresses. Indeed, even a gentle increase in blood pressure can rapidly aggravate a kidney infection. Four approaches to bring down your blood pressure are:

  1. Shedding pounds
  2. Eating less salt
  3. Maintaining a strategic distance from liquor and tobacco
  4. Exercising regularly

A low-protein diet can decrease the amount of lost protein in the urine and increase the protein levels in the blood. Never begin a low-protein diet without talking to a physician.

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I am 33 year married women. I delivered a boy in 2010. due to high BP In december 2010 by biopsy I got information that I have scars in my both the kidney. Please let me know what will I do so that my kidney will function normally. I have taken ayurvedic medicine for BP control. Please help me in this regard.

MBBS, MD - Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine Specialist, Faridabad
you are suffering from kidney disease or UTI ,due to HTN. you can take syp. alkasol 15 ml in 1 glass of water thrice a day. do test KFT,URINE R/M AND URINE C/S, TAB. AMLORESS -AT ONCE A DAY AFTER MEAL. PL. TELL ABOUT YOUR REPORTS IN DETAILS.
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I am suffering from kidney disease from last 4 year, my sr. creatinine is 1.9 and blood urea is 67, please tell me about treatment of this disease, am take medicine daily telemastarin 40, nodsis 500 mg and attorvastin 10 mg , please tell me is better solution and also tell about damage I mean to say what percent of my kidney damage .

MBBS
General Physician, Jalgaon
I am suffering from kidney disease from last 4 year, my sr. creatinine is 1.9 and blood urea is 67, please tell me ab...
Please avoid attorvastatin avoid oily spicy and fast food avoid outside food totally take small and frequent feeds take home made fresh food containing less spices and oil take punarnavasav 15 ml twice a day gokharu kadha 15 ml twice a day check your reports after 15 days of this therapy.
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I am diabetic person and my urine deep also havè stomach problems like motion is not having properly pl advice good medicine

PG Diploma in Emergency Medicine Services (PGDEMS), Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS), MD - Alternate Medicine
Ayurveda, Ghaziabad
I am diabetic person and my urine deep also havè stomach problems like motion is not having properly pl advice good m...
Take pranacharya virechan churna or triphala churna 1 tsf in warm water before sleep at night. Take chitrakadi vati 1- tab after lunch and dinner.
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Kindly suggest medicines because I have multiple kidney stones. 16 mm, 4.5 mm in one.

Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS)
Ayurveda, Delhi
Kindly suggest medicines because I have multiple kidney stones. 16 mm, 4.5 mm in one.
Tips- 1. Drink plenty of water 2. Don't eat fruits and vegetables with seeds like tomato, eggplant etc. 3.don't take calcium supplement 4.diuretic medicine consult privately for ayurvedic treatment.
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I am 48 years old. And when I go for toilet. There is irritation and I am a women.

MBBS
Sexologist, Panchkula
I am 48 years old. And when I go for toilet. There is irritation and I am a women.
You have irritation when you go for urination. Get your urine routine test done to look for pus cells and upload the report for better treatment.
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Doctor sahib, I am 58 years old male having high urinating problem. I drink much water too but I need to urinate after every 30-40 minutes. Once I drink water than feel to urinate imm. I feeling this problem since long. Pls inform what is this problem and how to stop this Everytime urinating problem.

Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS), DYA (DIPLOMA IN YOG & AYURVED), D.I.H.M (DIPLOMA IN INDUSTRIAL HEALTH MANAGEMENT)
Ayurveda, Nashik
Doctor sahib, I am 58 years old male having high urinating problem. I drink much water too but I need to urinate afte...
Human needs only 3-4 litre water in a day. If your taking excess water then your body will react in form of frequent urination. Avoid over drinking.
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What are the general symptoms for kidney ailments? Where exactly the pain occur? What are the tests done for diagnosis of kidney diseases?

C.S.C, D.C.H, M.B.B.S
General Physician,
Pain occurs in the back and down to lower abdomen and reanl function test is done /You may notice one or more of the following symptoms if your kidneys are beginning to fail: Itching. Muscle cramps. Nausea and vomiting. Not feeling hungry. Swelling in your feet and ankles. Too much urine (pee) or not enough urine. Trouble catching your breath. Trouble sleeping.
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I am a 30yr old, my problem is I have to urine regularly after drinking I drink a glass of water. & it comes regularly with pressure everytime after 15-20 mins. Is there something serious with me. Kindly suggest.

Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons (FRCS), MS - Urology, MBBS
Urologist, Ahmedabad
Dear, it is simply the force of habit. If dink water and then pass urine for a few days then it becomes habit what we call conditioned reflex. To come out of you have to reverse the process like pass urine first and then drink water. After resist the urge to pass urine however forceful or intenst it may be. After few fornight or so it would go away. No medications as it is not a disease. Dr. Kiran mehta.
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My serum creatinine level was 2.7 and currently it is 1.9 doctor whom I'm showing is suggesting to do kidney biopsy he that do full now and can't we without doing reduce the creatinine and also there is rapid weight loss.

MS - Ophthalmology
Urologist, Mumbai
My serum creatinine level was 2.7 and currently it is 1.9 doctor whom I'm showing is suggesting to do kidney biopsy h...
As your creatinine is 1.9 which means there is damage to your kidney. If biopsy is done then diagnosis of kidney problem will come to know. Proper treatment is given to patient after proper diagnosis.
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She is actually suffering from kidney stones. Some doctors say that she can't be operational as her age is 70 years. What should be done. She has a tremendous pain in her abdomen. Please help.

B.A.M.S, M.D In Ayurvedic Medicine
Ayurveda, Amritsar
She is actually suffering from kidney stones.
Some doctors say that she can't be operational as her age is 70 years.
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Start cal cure tablet 2 thrice daily sheet prabha tablets 2 thrice daily varunadikashayam 30 ml after meals with 30 ml water.
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Hi, I have recently being diagnosed with 8-9mm kidney stone near uterus. My doc gave some medicines and suggested hydrotheraphy. Is this treatment ok

FIMSA, MD-Nephrology, DM - Nephrology, Critical Care Medicine, MBBS
Nephrologist, Delhi
I can' t get you properly. You have mentioned stones near uterus(which is found in females only)! is it ureter?
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Hello sir, I hav 5*3 mm stone in right kidney and 5*3 mm stone in left kidney. What should I do sir. I also do workout.

MD - Homeopathy
Homeopath, Aurangabad
Hello sir, I hav 5*3 mm stone in right kidney and 5*3 mm stone in left kidney. What should I do sir. I also do workout.
Homeopathy can pass small calculi up to 8 mm and also can prevent from recurrence. Drink plenty water. Have some exercise.
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