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Dr. Vivek Borkar

Cardiologist, Mumbai

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My experience is coupled with genuine concern for my patients. All of my staff is dedicated to your comfort and prompt attention as well....more
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Dr. Vivek Borkar is a renowned Cardiologist in Kandivali East, Mumbai. You can meet Dr. Vivek Borkar personally at Dr Borkar Clinic - Kandivali East in Kandivali East, Mumbai. You can book an instant appointment online with Dr. Vivek Borkar on Lybrate.com.

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Is Your Heart Disease Genetic?

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Is Your Heart Disease Genetic?

Some heart defects are present right from birth. We discuss the role of your genes in making you vulnerable to heart disease.
 

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I am male 73 years having had blood pressure since 1993. Was taking Amlong 5 mg. Daily one tab. Since last two weeks, my b. P is 90/60 and at times even below than that. So, I stopped taking medicine. Now even without medicine it is below 120/80. Please advise whether I should stop medicine or reduce the dosage. Blood sugar is under control with medicine.

fellowship in diabetes, Professional Training in Mind Body Medicine, MS, MBBS
Dietitian/Nutritionist, Ahmedabad
I am male 73 years having had blood pressure since 1993. Was taking Amlong 5 mg. Daily one tab. Since last two weeks,...
If your bp is 120/80 without medicine in multiple measurement, you may stop medicine. Make sure to get it measured by qualified doctor after few days of stopping medicine. Best wish.
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Sir I am 45 years old I have cholesterol for fast five years and my level of cholesterol is 368 sir I feel that my joints ache at the night and I not able to work properly in office sometimes I feel unconscious and I have slept in my office it self can you help me out regarding my regular exercises so that I can cure as soon as possible.

MBBS, MD - Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine Specialist, Faridabad
Sir I am 45 years old I have cholesterol for fast five years and my level of cholesterol is 368 sir I feel that my jo...
For control high cholesterol eat whole grain foods, green veg., juice, plenty of water at least 8 glass of water in a day. Avoid high cholesterol foods, oily, fatty, junk, fast foods, foods from out sided, Go for walk daily, do yoga, cycling, any good exercise, avoid stress, try to take good sleep at night. Checkup your body by blood tests and physical examination at regular time.
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I am 49 years old and taking the Rosuvastatin group of medicine for cholesterol/ triglycerides. Is there anything in Homeopathy?

BHMS, MD Medicine
Homeopath, Chennai
I am 49 years old and taking the Rosuvastatin group of medicine for cholesterol/ triglycerides. Is there anything in ...
Surely homoeopathic medicines will help you to reduce cholesterol levels song with some diet n exercise, you need to do. U can take appointment audio video or text consultation. your details history will give exact homoeopathic medicines that will reduce time of treatment. Thank you.

I have light discomfort on chest with light tightness and left shoulder pain. Left fingers also getting irritation .lightly breathing issue. What will be the problem sir.

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
I have light discomfort on chest with light tightness and left shoulder pain. Left fingers also getting irritation .l...
Dear lybrateuser, - Your problem could be due to muscular or other soft tissue disorder - also reduce your weight by dieting & exercise - give rest to the part, do not bend, lift weight or do exercise till pain subsides - do hot fomentation of the area three time a day - apply pain relief gel three times a day - if still not much relief then take an over the counter pain relief tab after meal.
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I am suffering from frequent urination from few months after detecting High BP. Is it hurting my kidneys? What is the solution to improve kidney and heart's health and which medicine I should take for improving both, kidney as well as hearth's health.

B.H.M.S
Homeopath, Patna
I am suffering from frequent urination from few months after detecting High BP. Is it hurting my kidneys? What is the...
1.Lycopus v q 2 Raovolfia q 3 Allium sta q take 5 drop of each at inter val of 1 hour in a glass of water twice daily for one month. 4 Staphasgaria 1m one drop daily in the monrig for one wee.
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My mom is a diabetic patient from 5 years. Please suggest some diet. How to balance the sugar level?

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
My mom is a diabetic patient from 5 years. Please suggest some diet. How to balance the sugar level?
We need to control her sugar levels by medication exercise and following a diabetic diet with low glycemic index levels
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Common causes of chest pain

MBBS, MD-General Medicine, DM - Cardiology
Cardiologist, Secunderabad
Common causes of chest pain
Some of the common causes of chest pain.
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Coronary Artery Disease Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment

MBBS, DM - Cardiology, MD
Cardiologist, Hyderabad
Coronary Artery Disease   Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment

Coronary artery disease is one of the major killer diseases of the modern society. It is not a solitary problem but brings with it a multitude of issues including obesity, diabetes, stroke, and other metabolic disorders. A thorough understanding of what causes it and how to manage it can help save thousands of lives.

Causes: The circulatory system is mainly made up of the heart and a complex network of arteries and veins. The inner walls of these are lined with smooth muscles, allowing for free flow of blood. Gradually, over a period of time, given the density, the fat from the blood flowing through these vessels settles along the walls of these vessels. This attracts more fat, lipoproteins, and other inflammatory cells and so the process continues. This reduces the diameter of the blood vessels, therefore reducing the amount of blood supply to the target organs. If the target organ is a vital one like the brain or the heart, then it could lead to stroke or heart attacks.

Main causes for coronary artery disease include high blood pressure, high cholesterol, sedentary lifestyle, obesity, smoking, diabetes, and stress. Men are more prone than women, and family history and age puts them at higher risk.

Symptoms: Reduced blood supply to the target organ causes the following symptoms:

  1. Shortness of Breath: A person with coronary artery disease will feel short of breath and tired with most activities, even like walking a few meters.

  2. Chest Pain: A strong pressure sensation on the left side of the chest is an indication of coronary artery disease. Known as angina, it comes with stress and goes away once the stress is removed. It could sometimes radiate to the shoulder, down the arm, or up into the jaw also. These are classical symptoms of angina or heart attack and is considered an emergency. Of note, this is often mistaken for indigestion.

  3. Palpitations: A sensation where you are able to hear your heartbeat.

  4. Nausea and Excessive Sweating: Nausea and excessive sweating are also seen during angina.

Treatment: There are 3 modes to manage this.

  • Medications:

  • Surgical Procedures:  Surgical procedures including balloon angioplasty followed by placement of drug-eluting stents and coronary artery bypass surgery are done to manage more severe cases.

  • Lifestyle Change: Lifestyle changes including reduced fat consumption, decrease body weight, stop smoking, increased physical exercise, and reducing stress are highly important in preventing further damage.

Once suspected, coronary artery disease can be effectively managed and the extent of damage controlled using the above techniques.

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Just for general knowledge,what can be done if a person gets a heart attack,is there any kind of first aid that can be given to the patient before medical help or ambulance arrives ? What are the do's and don't in this type of condition?

M.B.S.(HOMEO), MD - Homeopathy
Homeopath, Visakhapatnam
Never neglect a person with chest pain Make the person sit in a slightly reclined position Move the person to a more ventilated area Administer aspirin or sorbitrate If person is sweating profusely or pulse is low do not administer sorbitrate Ask the person to cough Seek immediate medical attention A person suffering from a heart attack should receive medical care within one hour.
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