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Gastroenterologist, Navi Mumbai

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Dr. Nitin Joshi is one of the best Gastroenterologists in Vashi, Navi Mumbai. He is currently associated with Fortis Hiranandani Hospital - Vashi in Vashi, Navi Mumbai. Save your time and book an appointment online with Dr. Nitin Joshi on Lybrate.com.

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I am suffering from stomach gas after eating supper it is happened in midnight how can I rid from it.

MBBS, MD - General Medicine, DM - Gastroenterology
Gastroenterologist,
I am suffering from stomach gas after eating supper it is happened in midnight how can I rid from it.
It is due to acute gastritis/ dyspepsia. You have to avoid spicy foods, alcohol,smoking, night shifts, stress, late night snacks. You need some medications for symptomatic relief. Hope this information helps you. Thanks
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How To Deal With Fatty Liver?

M.Sc. in Dietetics and Food Service Management , Post Graduate Diploma In Computer Application, P.G.Diploma in Clinical Nutrition & Dietetics , B.Sc.Clinical Nutrition & Dietetics
Dietitian/Nutritionist, Mumbai
How To Deal With Fatty Liver?

Fatty liver is a liver disease that hampers the normal working of the liver. Hence, it is important to add certain natural food inthe diet that encourages liver detox, such as milk thistle seed extract.

1. Five ways to reverse a fatty liver

Liver is the warehouse of glucose (carbohydrate) as it is an insulin-guided organ. It stores glucose bundles in the form of glycogen. The chief role of the liver is to process fat. If there is a malfunctioning of the liver, it breaks down glucose into fat acids thatare deposited as adipose tissue. At times, if this deposit gets dumped within the liver, the condition is known as fatty liver. In a fatty liver, the liver becomes somewhat greasy yellow in appearance, due to the fatty liver being enlarged and swollen by fat.

Fatty liver is one of the major causes of atypical liver roles. Fatty liver habitually accompanies abdominal obesity, insulin resistance and type ii diabetes. Let us examine few things that can help you safely do a liver detox for your liver health.

2. Use milk thistle:

Milk thistle is an excellent herb that possesses a bioflavonoid complex called silymarin. This active component assists healthy liver function. Silymarin-containingsupplementsaid in liver cleanses and liver detox to protect the appropriately functioning of liver. Milk thistle is from the asteraceae family, with the scientific name silybum marianum. Milk thistle is an annual or biennial plant, which grows up to ten feet and has red and purple flowers. It is called milk thistle because it oozes a milky liquid when crushed. It is extremely beneficial in the treatment of diseases of liver such as alcoholic cirrhosis, chronic hepatitis, nonalcoholic fatty liver disease, nonalcoholic steatohepatitis, fibrosis, drug and alcohol-induced liver damage, and acute viral hepatitis and diseases of bile duct & spleen. Studies confirm its unique ability to defend the liver against nearly all mutilation.

It is necessary to use milk thistle extract or supplements that are high quality and authentic. Thus, I constantly recommend selection ofthe milk thistle extract from bestsource nutrition. This product has approximately 80% standardized silymarin. As per research, it helps in a liver detox and controls the fatty liver by repairing liver tissues.

3. Eat more vegetables, protein and right fats:

Implementing a diet with liver detox properties can assist in health management using the food pyramid. Studies have proved that a diet rich in glutathione-rich foods, vitamins especially b complexes, sulfur-based amino chains and antioxidants, are essential in curing liver malfunctioning. Eatingfoods such as raw vegetables and fruits is the best and most important way to help restorea damaged liver. These foods help purify the system and encourage natural liver detox. More fiber and antioxidant mean lowered high insulin resistance and effective improvising of low levels of insulin sensitivity. Moreover, a well-balanced diet with protein of good biological value is very important to maintain the normal functioning of liver. Here, right fats include essential fatty acids provided by good dietary supplements such as bestsource omega-3 fish oil softgels and flaxseed oil softgels. Essential fatty acids in food or supplements help in lower inflammation and fatty liver.

4. Say no to alcohol:

Alcohol in excess is another main reason for a fatty liver. Alcohol causes inflammation and destructs liver cells, resulting in the infiltration of fats. Alcohol consumption must be limited. Alcohol and its toxic metabolites could excessively generate molecules called oxygen-containing free radicals. Oxidative stress affects fatty acid oxidation and triggers activation of hepatic tumor necrosis. Instead of alcohol, include herbal drinks such as chamomile tea in your diet. Chamomile herb contains flavonoids that fight against free radicals and maintains liver health.

5. Cut refined carbohydrates in food:

According to the fatty liver dietary guidelines, liver disease has many causes, with poor dietary habits and choosing wrong foods or drinks contributing to the fatty liver disease. The main crooks hiding in your daily foodand diet include sugar, refined flour and its products such as bread, pasta, momos, pizza, burger, bhature, and macaroni. Thus, one must watch the regular diet to control high-carbohydrate foods.

Flush it through water (add some lemon)
The liver detox naturally occurs when the liver is cleaned with fresh, alkalizing water. Water holds natural mineral deposits when it is from a natural source such as rainwater, dam water etc, but not from chlorinated tap water. In additionusing a water purification method toeliminate chlorine and carbon elementsis advisable. Lemons contain vitamin c and minerals that increasephysical functions and enhance the body cleansing process, flushing out waste materials. Cleansing your liver is like giving your body an internal wash to balance blood ph levels and aid overall good health.

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Facing lots of problem with indigestion, after every meal or any food going for immediate motion and also if eat something related to milk or milk products mucus is forming and nostrils getting blocked.

MD - Alternate Medicine, BHMS
Homeopath, Surat
Facing lots of problem with indigestion, after every meal or any food going for immediate motion and also if eat some...
Take Aethusa 30C one dose and Cosmos 30C daily for 2 weeks. It will be alright. Still if you have any queries, please let me know. Take care. :)
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I am 35 years old male. I am having indigestion, constipation and acidity problem from last 2 years. Tried so many ayurvedic medicines but didn't got relief. Suggest good medicine. Rgds Sandeep.

MBBS
General Physician,
I am 35 years old male. I am having indigestion, constipation and acidity problem from last 2 years. Tried so many ay...
It seems as if you are bothered with constipation/irregularities of your bowel habbits. Let me tell you how can your digestive system be regularized. First of all have a look at your life style. Regular sleep and dietary habbits, in most of cases do suffice. Any addictions, may be smoking, drinking, tobacco chewing etc. Also have bad effects on digestion. In addition, compulsorily mixed type of salad must be present at each time when you eat. Add fruits of season to lunch. Extra effort for the problem may be taken in the form of 2 spoons of honey added to half a cup of lukewarm water every morning empty stomach is excellent remedy. A week or so, if followed the above, still persistent, medicines may be prescribed. Not now. Hope satisfied regards.
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I had blood in my stool once a few days ago. No significant hemorrhoids found on dre. Could it just have been random one off bleeding? No other symptoms, and no family history.

MBBS
General Physician, Cuttack
I had blood in my stool once a few days ago. No significant hemorrhoids found on dre. Could it just have been random ...
It could be due to hard stool. if the problem recurs and you have pain while passing stool, get yourself examined by doctor to exclude piles/ fissure and follow the advice and treatment
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I am 41 year old male, sometimes it has been observed that blood comes with stool its not regular only when I ate spicy or hot things like alcohol, boiled egg, etc in excess quantity and also few drops of blood that makes the toilet water pink. And also their is a ulcers in my tongue from five years. Please suggest.

BDS, MDS - Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, Advanced course in maxillofacial sugery
Dentist, Lucknow
Long standing ulcer a biopsy should b done u may send pic of the ulcer on ur tongue u should also consult a gastroentologist
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I am 34 yes old male. I have indigestion problem. Say you what medicine use for me?

PGFCP, PGDEMS, Bachelor Of Ayurvedic Medicine And Surgery
Ayurveda, Satara
I am 34 yes old male. I have indigestion problem. Say you what medicine use for me?
DEAR Lybrate USER. A) Take 10-10ml of ginger juice and honey before meal. B) take 30 ml of divya shwasari pravahi (PATANJALI AYURVEDA) along with 30 ml of water after meals. C) eat 5 gm of AJOVA seeds along with 5 gm of jaggery after meals D) take 30 ml of aloe vera juice and 30 ml of lukewarm water at night before sleep. Do all these things for 15 days. It gives you good result. Consult to me for further suggestions. THANKS….
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Dr. I have problem in lever not proper digest the food so please kind me solution.

MS - General Surgery, MBBS
General Surgeon, Delhi
Dr. I have problem in lever not proper digest the food so please kind me solution.
No smoking and alcohol. Avoid outside spicy and fried food. Walk about 3-5 kms daily. There should be gap of 2hrs after dinner and sleep. Small and frequent meals is of help chew your food properly at time of lunch and dinner. Keep your blood sugar controlled. Raise your bed about 4" from headend side. Get your gastroendoscopy done. Tab nexpro-l 1 tab empty stomach.
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I have a weak digestive system. How can I improve my digestive system naturally. Suggest some measures which I can inhabit.

BAMS
Ayurveda, Ambala
I have a weak digestive system. How can I improve my digestive system naturally. Suggest some measures which I can in...
Follow these best tips to make your digestion strong & healthy - *take 10 gms powder of carom seeds (ajwain, 10 gm powder of cumin (jeera), 10 gm of rock salt. Mix them well and take 1/2 teaspoon (3-5 gm) of mixture daily after meal. *take 1/2 teaspoon of black pepper (kali mirch), 1/ 2 tea spoon of jeera (cumin), 2-3 slice of ginger. Boil it in one glass of water for 2-3 minutes. Drink 5-10 teaspoons (15-20 ml) in morning and evening. * take 1 tea spoon of liv-52 syrup daily one time. * walk for atleast 15-20 minutes daily and avoid long duration continuos sitting. * avoid taking nonveg at night & in day time after taking nonveg, do not sleep in day.
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I am feeling too much breathlessness and upper abdominal swelling. Please suggest treatment.

B.Sc., B.A.M.S., C.C.Y.P., M.D. (Ayurveda)
Ayurveda, Aligarh
I am feeling too much breathlessness and upper abdominal swelling. Please suggest treatment.
Hello If you don't have any BP, Blood Sugar problem then starts to reduce your weight. Take foods under control diet plan. start Yoga and exercise according to your work.
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I am 27 year male. I have digestive problems. I am not getting hunger. My stomach feels tight, full, even after I don't take meal for a day.

Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS), MD - Ayurveda
Ayurveda, Bhavnagar
I am 27 year male. I have digestive problems. I am not getting hunger. My stomach feels tight, full, even after I don...
Hello Atul, according to ayurveda it is symptoms of indigestion called aamajirna. Other symptoms associated with it are heavyness in abdomen, lazyness, stiffness in morning, getting full with little quantity of food, weight gain, pain in calf muscles etc main treatment is too reduce quantity of food * take only warm water * take ginger & turmeric before food 30 min * take ajvayan & jeera 1 tsp after food *avoid day sleep * avoid curd * take only cow milk & ghee * avoid sour salty & sweet food * start exercise let me know progress.
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Good Evening Sir, The reports which I? Ve enclosed with this mail, all belongs to my father aged 69 years. He is a patient of Bypass Surgery which was done in the year 2003. After that he was quiet well. But last year in the months of May 2015 our family physician detected a tumor in his colon. So he had gone through a surgery in the mount of july 2015 by an on co surgeon, where doctor created his tumor and done elostomy. The biopsy report of the tumor is, T3mn0. After the surgery he had gone through radiotherapy for 25 days, and also taken Chemotherapy (5Fv 5000) 1st is D1-D5, 2nd c2 D1-D5. After six months our doctor asked for a colonoscopy, and he said all are reports ok, now he had gone through his Colostomy closure. On December 12th2015 Colostomy clause. The fact is that after Colostomy closure he is facing several problems. He is facing an acute problem is gas and indigestion. However he is an diet chart and avoiding Vegetables, Milks Products, Spicy food, As per our doctors advised. More Over He does not have any control on his stool pass out. We have discussed with the surgeon as well as oncologist, and gastroenterologist they prescribed the following medicines1. Tab. IBSET once a day2. Tab. LIBRAX AFTER DINER3. Tab. zinconia 50 AFTER BREAKFAST4. Tab. GLYCOMET GP1MG BEFORE BREAK FAST5. Tab. NORMAXIN AFTER BREAK fasting spite of that his condition has not cured up. We have all become perplexed. That is why I am sending you this mails, with a hope that you will provide me a suggestion.

Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS)
Ayurveda, Zirakpur
Good Evening Sir, The reports which I? Ve enclosed with this mail, all belongs to my father  aged 69 years. He is a p...
Let's concentrate on passing of stools first of all. Take powdered BAEL pulp, dry ginger powder and Isabgul husk in the ratio of 1 tsp: 1/4 tsp: 1 tsp. Mix in yogurt. Give morning, afternoon. At night give it with water.Put some roasted zeera powder too in yogurt. Pl report after a week. If u see improvement, we will discuss other aspects too.
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Past 15/18 Days I Seen Some Blood After Stool Passing, It is happened earlier many times with me. Local doctor treat as infection / anal fissure but this time it is not ok with me. Please suggest is it infection or piles, No Pain after / before stool passing.

MS
General Surgeon, Panipat
Past 15/18 Days I Seen Some Blood After Stool Passing, It is happened earlier many times with me. Local doctor treat ...
Mr. lybrate-user You have repeated episodes of bleeding per rectum with out any pain during or after passing stools. Are you passing hard stools if yes then common cause is 1 or 2 nd grade of piles. Change your eating habits take plenty of vegetables, fruits and plenty of water, and stool softener. If things does not improve then consult a surgeon.
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I m suffering from acidity. Whenever I eat non veg or oily food. This prob started so please advice what should I do.

Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS)
Ayurveda, Faridabad
I m suffering from acidity. Whenever I eat non veg or oily food. This prob started so please advice what should I do.
1. Drink 100-500 ml of tender coconut water twice a day for relief from hyperacidity Mix equal parts of powdered fennel, licorice root, basil leaves and coriander seeds. Have ½ teaspoon of this mixture with ½ teaspoon of powdered rock candy (or unrefined sugar) 15 minutes before lunch and dinner. 2.Make a powdered mixture of equal parts of rock candy (or unrefined sugar), fennel, and green cardamom. Whenever you feel heartburn, mix 1 teaspoon of the mixture in a glass of cold milk and drink. 3.Avoid tea, coffee, and carbonated or alcoholic beverages.Especially stop drinking bed tea. 4.Avoid using garlic, ginger, onions, tomatoes, and vinegar in cooking. 5.Curd should be strictly avoided at night. 6. Practice Yoga and Pranayama such as Vajrasana, Bhujangasana, Salabhasana, Bhastrika Pranayama,Shitali Pranayama and Shitkari Pranayama. 7.Drink plenty of fluids and water. 8. Avoid constipation. 9. Revert back after 10 days. Take Care.
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I am 47 years old, For last 2 years facing, gas, acidity, pain, always bally is tight, take Homeopathy but no improvement, please cure my problems.

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
I am 47 years old, For last 2 years facing, gas, acidity, pain, always bally is tight, take Homeopathy but no improve...
Avoid spicy food in your diet and also avoid peanuts and potatoes and can take tablet rantac twice a day for two weeks
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I am 22 year boy having acidity problem so kindly tell me something about some home made solution for it.

BHMS
Homeopath,
I am 22 year boy having acidity problem so kindly tell me something about some home made solution for it.
Dear lybrate user, you need to take homoeopathic carbo veg 200, 5 drops, thrice daily, in empty stomach. You can also try homoeopathic liver tonic liv-t (sbl company). Take 20 ml of the aforesaid liver tonic, thrice daily, after meals. Try to drink as much water as you can drink daily. Try to get an uninterrupted sleep of minimum 8 hours.
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Sir I am diagnosed with fatty liver 3 months ago. Pls suggest some good treatment.

MBBS
General Physician, Jalgaon
Sir I am diagnosed with fatty liver 3 months ago. Pls suggest some good treatment.
Please Avoid oily spicy and fast food, non veg food, maida containing items like biscuits toast bread khari etc Avoid alcohol totally. If any Wake up early go for morning walk in greenery daily Do yogasanas and pranayam daily Take salads, vegetable juices, soups, fruits more Take Kumariasav 15 ml twice daily with water for 6 mths Tab Livrite 1 perday for 6 mths Do sonography of abdomen after 3 mths for evaluation.
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Hello, I am father of 7 months old baby. Last week she got cold and cough. We went to pediatrician. He wrote medicine, There was not any visible effect. At the sometime, we can now see little blood in her stool.

Diploma in Child Health (DCH), MBBS
General Physician, Bangalore
Hello, I am father of 7 months old baby. Last week she got cold and cough. We went to pediatrician. He wrote medicine...
Sir, Is there any bleeding from nose, mouth. Any skin echymosis. Consult the doctor at the earliest.
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