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Dr. Arvind A. Kulkarni

Cardiologist, Navi Mumbai

400 at clinic
Dr. Arvind A. Kulkarni Cardiologist, Navi Mumbai
400 at clinic
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Dr. Arvind A. Kulkarni is an experienced Cardiologist in Panvel, Navi Mumbai. You can visit him at Paramount Clinic and Medical Research Centre in Panvel, Navi Mumbai. Save your time and book an appointment online with Dr. Arvind A. Kulkarni on Lybrate.com.

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I have a problem with my chest, my chest pains very high during I breathe and after I runs.

MBBS, cc USG
General Physician, Noida
I have a problem with my chest, my chest pains very high during I breathe and after I runs.
You may be having chest pain due to 1. Acidity. 2. Severe anxiety 3. Muscular problem local application of volini gel 1% twice a day for 2-3 day consult physician/me for further management.
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I am 56y old. No sugar or b.p. But breast operated right side in2006. I knew that slight maligamy for my left valve of heart in 2006 but not a problem for my breast operation I took keemo and ok. But since 3 years right hand is swelling and recovering but no pain or problem. Breathing air is forcedly coming out from mouth when I slept on left side. Is this harmful? What to do?

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
I am 56y old. No sugar or b.p. But breast operated right side in2006. I knew that slight maligamy for my left valve o...
Dear After breast surgery this is seen that there is arm swelling on same side. There is obstruction to lymph flow causing this. In case of pain consult your doctor. Regular checkup advised. Vm.
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I have got little pain in heart after driving a car for a long time. please advice

Diploma in Obstetrics & Gynaecology, MBBS
General Physician, Delhi
I have got little pain in heart after driving a car for a long time. please advice
At 19, remember, every pain on v chest need not be due to heart. Get checked anyway for heart. Ecg, echo, strss test, blood test for sugar and total lipids. Get back here with reports for more guidance.
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My brother is 16 years old. Today he got his echo reports. Reports seems to normal but in that MVP is seen and is written that it is thin leaflets. What does it mean. Is it normal or any danger please plzzzzzzzz do reply me. And if it's danger what should be done to cure it. Rest every valve are absoulty normal.

Diploma in Obstetrics & Gynaecology, MBBS
General Physician, Delhi
My brother is 16 years old. Today he got his echo reports. Reports seems to normal but in that MVP is seen and is wri...
At 16 it can be ignored, it is just a finding. Do get other tests done if there are associated symptoms.
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I have undergone angioplasty can I switch over from allopathy to Ayurveda without risk.

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
I have undergone angioplasty can I switch over from allopathy to Ayurveda without risk.
Dear lybrateuser, - After angioplasty your system has stabilised & is functioning optimally with the allopathic medicines, to change over to ayurveda now is not advisable as there would be difference in the effect of the medicines & your body may manifest some untoward changes with the change of medication.
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Approach to Ramadan Fasting In Patients with Heart Diseases

PGDCC (Cardiology ), CCEBDM (Diabetes), CCGDM (Gestational Diabetes), CCMTD (Thyroid), MBBS
Cardiologist, Udaipur
Approach to Ramadan Fasting In Patients with Heart Diseases

Holy month ramadan is auspicious for worldwide muslims and most of them starts fasting early in the morning up to the sunset in the evening during this entire month.

Heart disease patients tend to fast during ramadan but they have many questions:

1. Cardiac patients can fast?

The holy Quran exempts sick people from fasting. Fasting is allowed only for stable heart disease patient and it's strictly the discretion of the treating cardiologist.

Common types of cardiac conditions as follows:

A. Patients who had heart attack or recent stenting or open heart surgery

Many studies comparing ramadan with other months in cardiac patients shows there is no significant differences in the incidence of heart attack or typical cardiac chest pain during ramadan. Patients with recent acute heart attack, heart attack equivalent chest pain with high cardiac enzymes, recent stenting, recent open heart surgery should strictly avoid fasting.

B. Patients with low pumping of heart i. E, reduced ejection fraction 

Low pumping of the heart is one of the common cause of frequent hospitalisations among cardiac patients. Many studies done in the middle east shows there was no significant difference in the number of hospitalizations for patients with low heart pumping during ramadan. Its almost similar to other months without fasting. But in this category certain groups of patients cannot fast especially patients with difficulty in breathing, associated swelling of legs, associated cough and sudden increase in weight.

C. Patients with high blood pressure.

Most of the high blood pressure patients on controlled medications can fast during ramadan as it will not affect the blood pressure readings and it was proved in many studies. Certain group of patients with resistant blood pressure who requires multiple drugs for controlling should consult treating doctors before ramadan for appropriate dose adjustments. If dose adjustment is not possible then for such patients it is advisable to abstain from fasting to avoid cardiac and other complications.

2. How to take their cardiac drugs during this month?

Stomach ulcer and related complications are common during ramadan. Hence drugs which can cause gastric irritation (like aspirin) should be taken as per the advice of treating doctor. Before ramadan you should consult your doctor and make sure regarding the dose and timing. Medications like water pill (lasix)to be avoided during fasting.

3. Lifestyle during ramadan

Avoid over eating while breaking the fast

Avoid exercise after a large meal

Stop smoking

4. Can cardiac patients do hajj pilgrimage?

Cardiac patients who is certified as stable and fit by the treating cardiologist can go for hajj

Full medical workup is mandatory before hajj.

Patients with recent acute heart attack, heart attack equivalent chest pain with high cardiac enzymes, recent stenting, recent open heart surgery are unfit for hajj.

Take home messages-:

A. Consult your doctor before ramadan regarding your health condition and dose adjustments if required.

B. Comply to medication

C. High risk patients should avoid fasting

D. Unfit cardiac patients should not try hajj pilgrimage.

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For cholesterol (good) what type of nuts should eaten as my trigligatres level is moderate high and I am a diabetic also please advise me.

M.B.B.S. , PG Diploma In Clinical Cardiology
Cardiologist, Delhi
For cholesterol (good) what type of nuts should eaten as my trigligatres level is moderate high and I am a diabetic a...
Hi good cholestrol hdl can only be increase by strenous exercise 45 minutes a day for 6 days a week no food can increse level of hdl avoid cashewnuts and pista peanut should not be taken walnut and badaam are good for lipid profile thankyou.
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My mother have blood pressure problem. Its 180 every day. What should I do? What's the reason behind that?

BAMS
Ayurveda, Ambala
My mother have blood pressure problem. Its 180 every day. What should I do? What's the reason behind that?
Dear, These are Causes of High BP: * High salt intake * Excess consumption of Alcohol, coffee * Obesity (overweight) * Lack of Exercise (sedentary lifestyle) * Due to lack of sleep. * Due to Anxiety To control or maintan BP normal there are some instructions are given below: •Do not take salt in high amount or try to avoid it because high sodium level increase BP. • Eat less amount of pickle and fast food, fast food contain high sodium. • Avoid drinking alcohol and smoking. • Take less amount of coffee and tea both increase BP. • Drink 8 to 10 glass of water daily • Do exercise daily, running and long walk. • Take 6 to 8 hrs of sleep daily. Do not take too much stress. • Do long breathing pranayams daily for 10 - 15 minutes. It will reduce your stress level in your body. • Avoid taking too much fat foods such as butter, cheese, ghee. • Eat healthy diet such as green leafy vegetables, fruits. Eat an apple daily.
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I am 19 years old and I am facing this blood pressure problem. Anytime I feel like fainting and an awkward adrenaline rush goes in. what to do?

BHMS
Homeopath, Faridabad
I am 19 years old and I am facing this blood pressure problem. Anytime I feel like fainting and an awkward adrenaline...
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.
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I am 33 year old my heart is not strong due to this air pollution what should I do?

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Homeopath, Faridabad
I am 33 year old my heart is not strong due to this air pollution what should I do?
You should take Essentia aurea from schwabe, 15 drops, with half cup of water, daily morning. morning walk is necessary for a ovre all good health.
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What is the main reasons of heart attack? How to avoid heart attack solution? Computer using long times is one of reason of heart attack. Dear doctor. My heart is breathing too fast while use computer. How I manage. Help me.

MBBS
General Physician, Ahmednagar
What is the main reasons of heart attack? How to avoid heart attack solution? Computer using long times is one of rea...
You are having stress and anxiety. Lifestyle changes will be of great help. Diet: it is always important to watch your diet. You are what you eat. Eat what your body needs, reduce refined foods, processed foods and increase the amount of whole grains and fruits and vegetables. Eating small frequent meals goes a long way. Reduce intake of saturated fats; include more lean meats. Choose grilling and steaming over frying and roasting. Recommended foods - Healthy carbohydrates, Fiber-rich foods, Heart-healthy fish and Good fats. Foods to avoid - Saturated fats, Trans fats, Cholesterol and Sodium Exercise: Every week, make sure about 2 hours is dedicated to physical activity. This could include any exercise of your choice, brisk walking, swimming, cycling, aerobics, hiking, jogging, skipping, gymnastics, or playing games like football or basketball. While in most cases, the person can do these on their own, in some people, supervision may be required. Watch your weight: controlling weight to a desirable level of BMI of 18 and 23 is very important. Obesity is one of the predisposing factors for diabetes heart diseases, and reducing weight controls the onset of diabetes and helps the progression of symptoms in diabetics. Smoking: Another risk factor for diabetes onset, palpitation, sleeplessness. Quitting is the best option. If not feasible, reducing smoking and gradually quitting should be aimed at. Not just diabetes, the effects on overall health will be evident almost immediately after quitting. Stress management: there is no getting away from stress. Everybody has their stresses but the trick is to manage it well. Whether it is music or meditation or medication or counselling, make sure stress levels are managed. This also helps prevent complications like heart disease and stroke and promotes well-being.
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My mom has b. P. Problem and it's fluctuate lower side to higher side. Sometimes BP is 60/90 and when took coffee for dis, it goes like 155/210. We consult to many doc but no favorable result.

PG Diploma in Emergency Medicine Services (PGDEMS), Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS), MD - Alternate Medicine
Ayurveda, Ghaziabad
My mom has b. P. Problem and it's fluctuate lower side to higher side. Sometimes BP is 60/90 and when took coffee for...
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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I am having Ischemic Heart Ailment for the last three decades. Does it have led to Ischemic Bowel Syndrome? What medications should I take >

MD- INTERNAL MEDICINE, MBBS
General Physician, Delhi
I am having Ischemic Heart Ailment for the last three decades.
Does it have led to Ischemic Bowel Syndrome? What medi...
No, ischaemic heart ailment has no bowel connection. Continue your heart medicines. For bowel problem consult a gastro-enterologist.
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Hi am 26 year old woman waiting for labour pain I have pregnancy of 285 days as of now. I have all normal reports yet. I have taken castor oil with milk but found no response. What should I do?

DHMS (Hons.)
Homeopath, Patna
Hi am 26 year old woman waiting for labour pain I have pregnancy of 285 days as of now. I have all normal reports yet...
Hello, Lybrate user, Tk homoeo medicine @ pulsatilla 30-6 pills, thrice. Tk, plenty of water to condition your amniotic fluid. Wish U a healthy baby. Tk care.
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I had my angioplasty five years back From last one year I am having swelling in my leg. It worsens as the day proceeds. Nephrologist Dr. kale after seeing all test said there is no problem in kidney. All my heart test were also ok. I was diagnosed fatty liver last month. Please suggest.

Diploma in Obstetrics & Gynaecology, MBBS
General Physician, Delhi
I had my angioplasty five years back
From last one year I am having swelling in my leg. It worsens as the day proceed...
Fatty liver is graded and if grade 2, it can be prevented from becoming grade 4 leading to liver failure. Fatty liver means presence of fat cells on top of delcate liver cells, causing pressure on them making their functioning low. You can/ cannot reverse fatty liver, opinion is divided for grade 2, no harm in using less fats & do some exercise who you must be because of cardiac condition, drink juice of lemon plus a spoon of honey with warm water on empty stomach in morning, drink apple cider vinegar, a spoon with honey or juice, all of the above burn fats in body including liver. Try for a month and get tested by ultrasound to know fresh status of liver. Remember healthy liver cells rejuvinate very fast, provided you do not take any toxic food or medicines like heavy antibiotics.
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What are the chances of a 24 year old that's 5'10 and 140 pounds having a heart attack? Also are the chances much smaller if the person above doesn't smoke.

Diploma in Obstetrics & Gynaecology, MBBS
General Physician, Delhi
What are the chances of a 24 year old that's 5'10 and 140 pounds having a heart attack? Also are the chances much sma...
Weigh if in pounds is normal. Chances are as much as in a careless person who smokes, is exposed to pollution on road, eats bad fats, does not eat fruits and vegetables, takes every stress to heart and has high bp and blood sugar levels. Take care. Instead of having anxiety disorders, it is better to learn about heart, practice the precautions to prevent and teach others also.
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I am 30 yrs male and suffering from hypertension. Is there permanent treatment for the same.

General Physician (AM)
Alternative Medicine Specialist, Chandigarh
Tonicard (homeo), kali iod (biochemic) 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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