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Dr. Gategeonkar

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Dr. Gategeonkar is a popular Cardiologist in Talegaon, Pune. You can meet Dr. Gategeonkar personally at Shree Harneshwar Clinic in Talegaon, Pune. Don’t wait in a queue, book an instant appointment online with Dr. Gategeonkar on Lybrate.com.

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I am 70 years male chest pain since 12 hours pain radiating left hand associated with sweating.

MBBS
General Physician, Cuttack
I am 70 years male chest pain since 12 hours pain radiating left hand associated with sweating.
1. It could be a myocardial infarction. 2. Get yourself admitted in the hospital immediately, take urgent ecg and consult cardiologist for advice and treatment.
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I'm 68 yrs. Old ,female (Doctor Anaesthetist) suffering from chest infection since last 4 days. Kind of Tracheobronchitis with thick tenacious sputum difficult.

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
I'm 68 yrs. Old ,female (Doctor Anaesthetist) suffering from chest infection since last 4 days. Kind of Tracheobronch...
Dear Lybrateuser, - Do steam inhalation three times a day - avoid cold fluids, have more of warm fluids like water, tea, coffee, milk, soup frequently - take syrup Viscodyne expectorant, 2 teaspoonful three times a day - do x-ray chest, also you may require a course of antibiotics if not much relief is there.
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I am a 42 years of male I have problems in left chest it pains. What is the cause. The problem faced in morning.

M.B.B.S., Diploma in Family Medicine, Fellowship in Diabetes (Liverpool), Advanced Clinical Course in Cardiology (USA), Certified Diabetologist from USA, CCEBDM, MD - Consultant Physician
General Physician, Hooghly
Chest pain may be caused due to various reasons. I may be due to heart problems, lungs problems, anxiety, digestion problem etc. First thing you should do is to get an ecg done, if there is any heart problem it may be detected in it. You should visit your doctor for detailed check up. Wish you good health. Take care. With regards Dr. S. Modak
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I am 47 year old man, my diastolic pressure observed since last 5 years is above 90 and sometime observed 106 as well? Now I have started medicines since last 3 months to control and it is about 88, but sometime still observed 95. What could be the reason and how to control? I diagnosed cholesterol in March 2016 9total 189, but triglyceride was 219 instead of limit 150, I am taking Tonact Tg to treat and now it is @128, shall I continue medi to control cholesterol as well?

MBBS, CCEBDM, Diploma in Diabetology
Endocrinologist, Hubli-Dharwad
I am 47 year old man, my diastolic pressure observed since last 5 years is above 90 and sometime observed 106 as well...
Mr. Lybrate-user usually ideal bp should be maintained around 120 - 130 systolic and 70 to 80 mm hg of diastolic. Higher than recommended diastolic pressure is no good, does not allow proper relaxation of the heart. As regards triglycerides, which are in control with 128 mg, still it is better to continue the treatment. Also it is essential to exercise regularly, which help in maintaining lipids in normal range. Thanks.
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Hello sir. What is the best ayurvedic treatment for high blood pressure. Regards.

PhD, Human Energy Fields, Diploma in PIP, EFI, Aura scanning for Health evaluation; Energy field assessment, Fellowship Cardiac Rehabilitation, Cardiac Rehabilitation, MD (Ayur - Mind Body Med), Mind Body Medicine
Non-Invasive Conservative Cardiac Care Specialist, Pune
Hello sir. What is the best ayurvedic treatment for high blood pressure. Regards.
Ayurvedic medicines are prescribed after evaluation of your body constitution and other health conditions. Ideally, please go to a good AyurvedacHarya for same. At the same time, you can safely take Draksha, Brahmi and ashwagandha.
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I am 23 my left hand feeling weak and is there any problem related to heart attack. Am worrying a lot please help me.

MBBS
General Physician,
I am 23 my left hand feeling weak and is there any problem related to heart attack. Am worrying a lot please help me.
there are very less chances of heart attack but to become sure you will have to do some investigations
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My father is having asthama plus high6 cholestrol. Please guide the healthy health chart plan. So that the cholestrol becomes normal.

MBBS, MD - Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine Specialist, Faridabad
My father is having asthama plus high6 cholestrol. Please guide the healthy health chart plan. So that the cholestrol...
Hello dear High triglycerides and cholesterol can cause atherosclerotic heart disease or narrowed coronary arteries in the heart can cause the symptoms of angina, when theheart muscle is not provided with enough oxygen to function. Decreased blood supply to the brain may be due to narrowed small arteries in the brain or because the larger carotidarteries in the neck may become blocked. This can result in a transient ischmic attack or stroke. Peripheral artery disease describes gradual narrowing of the arteries that supply the legs. During exercise , if the legs do not get enough blood supply, they can develop pain , called claudication . Other arteries in the body may also be affected by plaque buildup causing them to narrow, including the mesenteric arteries to the intestine and the renal arteries to the kidney. Change life style .do meditation,yoga, Go walk daily, do any one physically activity daily i.e.play any game., Avoid fast foods,oily foods,junk foods,alcohol,smoking,fatty foods, non-veg.,avoid stress,take plenty of water in day time. And 1 glass of water before bed at night. use flax oil, omega-3 fatty meal or cap., take .green veg., whole grain. Garlic,. Cod liver oil. Take anti cholesterol medicines . Cap. Ecosprin gold-10 at night daily.
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What is blood pressure what is problem created by the increasing of blood pressure.

MD - Ayurveda, Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS)
Ayurveda, Jammu
What is blood pressure what is problem created by the increasing of blood pressure.
Blood pressure is the pressure of blood exerted on blood vessels. It should be in the range of 120 and 80. High blood or ssure can cause headache, heart attack etc.
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8 Reasons Why You Should Eat Tomatoes

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
8 Reasons Why You Should Eat Tomatoes

1. Prevents cancer: as a magnificent source of vitamin c and different cell reinforcements, tomatoes can battle the development of abnormal cells that causes cancer. Lycopene has been connected with prostate tumour prevention. Epidemiologists recommend the consumption of tomato as it helps lower the possibility of prostate cancer. High fibre content of beta-carotene in fruits and vegetables has been proven to bring down the risk of colorectal cancer to a great extent.

2. Blood pressure: low sodium consumption keeps circulatory strain solid. Tomatoes are rich in potassium that helps in the same.

3. Heart's well-being: the fibre, potassium, vitamin c and choline content in tomatoes all bolster the heart's well-being. An expansion in potassium as well as a reduction in sodium is the most essential dietary change that an individual can make to lessen their danger of cardiovascular diseases. Tomatoes additionally contain folic corrosive, which keeps the homocysteine levels under control. It reduces the risk of heart diseases.

4. Diabetes: tomatoes help bring down the blood sugar level in people with type1 diabetes. Whereas, people with type 2 diabetes may have enhanced glucose, lipids and insulin levels. One measure of cherry tomatoes gives around 2 grams of fibre and helps them keep their levels neutralized.

5. Constipation: eating foods that are high in water substance and fibre like tomatoes can help with hydration and advance normal solid discharges. Fibre adds mass to stool and is important for bowel movement.

6. Eye health: tomatoes are a rich sources of lycopene, lutein and beta-carotene, which are intense cancer prevention agents. They have been helpful in protecting the eyes against harm related to the advancement of age-related macular degeneration.

7. Skin: collagen, a fundamental part of the skin, hair, nails and connective tissue, is dependent on vitamin c. An inadequacy of vitamin c leads to certain skin problems. As vitamin c is a capable cancer prevention agent, a low intake can affect the skin and cause harm from uv rays, infections and smoke. This usually results in wrinkles, hanging skin, blemishes and other antagonistic skin diseases.

8. Pregnancy: a good amount of folic acid needs to be present before and during pregnancy to ensure the infants good health inside the mother's womb. This can be found in tomatoes.

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I am 21 year old. I have irregular fast heart beating, shakiness of hand and blurred vision. These are largely appearing at afternoon before lunch. What problem does it. I have exams now. Does I need any medical test?

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
I am 21 year old. I have irregular fast heart beating, shakiness of hand and blurred vision. These are largely appear...
Dear lybrateuser, -Your problem could be due to anxiety & weakness - take a well balanced diet with more of fruits & vegetables including green leafy ones, whole grains, protein foods including eggs, milk & milk products, nonveg( if you take), nuts as these provide essential vitamins & minerals for the body - do regular exercise, yoga, meditation & deep breathing these will help in improving your health & fitness - if not much improvement then do blood hb%, sugar, ECG to rule out any problem.
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My mother's heartbeat suddenly increases and she is also feeling some heaviness around her chest area. Actually, her hemoglobin was 6 around one month ago and doctor advised her 7 cycles of 300 mg iron injections (3 ENCIFER or OROFER S) in 200 ml normal saline. Since then, she has had five injection cycles in hospital. The last four iron injection cycles took around 2 to 2.5 hrs per cycle but fifth injection cycle was completed in approximately one hour by nurse. Also at the time of fifth injection, the canola was fixed on her wrist (since both the hands were paining as they were used for the last four cycles) and she was also told by nurse to hold the canola so that the same could not come out (but it was not the case in the last four cycles in which the canolas were fixed on hands i.e. On back side of palm). Since the application of fifth injection cycle, she was feeling heaviness in chest and now after 5 days of application of fifth injection cycle, she is saying that the heaviness has moved slightly above chest. The phenomenon of sudden increase in her pulse rate is also taking place. Today, I measure her BLOOD PRESSURE which was 135 and 62 and pulse was 98. She takes TELMIKIND40 for blood pressure daily and thyroid tablet of 75 mg daily for thyroid. Please explain, if the heaviness or sudden increase in pulse rate may be due to the fact that the fifth injection cycle was completed within one hour as compared to the last four injections (which took at least two hour each time) or is there something related to BLOOD PRESSURE which is causing heaviness and sudden increase of pulse or there may be different reasons for sudden increase in pulse and heaviness around chest area and about her present condition (can fifth iron injection given be harmful) and also what treatment should be given. I shall be extremely thankful to you.

MBBS
General Physician, Ahmednagar
My mother's heartbeat suddenly increases and she is also feeling some heaviness around her chest area. Actually, her ...
First thing forget about 5 th injection procedure. I usually give it in one hour. Increase in heart rate is due to anxiety, worry or stress. Her bp and pulse is within normal limit. So nothing is to be done.
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From last six seven months I have been closely monitoring my bp at home regularly on digital bp meter and my maximum readings are mostly around 123/75.124/70.128/80.132/80. 135/70.126/70.137/80.142/80. Etc. But whenever I visit my doctors clinic it shows around 160/90. Meanwhile two months before I have done several tests such as diabetes, thyroid,kft, lipid profile, ecg,2d echo, chest ex ray, usg pelvic, and all were perfectly normal and no abnormalities detected in any of these tests. Since then my doctor has prescribed me avacard 5 mg tab. My question is that do I really have high bp because at home on digital monitor it seems to be normal and at my doctors clinic it is around 160/80.160/90. Will I have to take bp medicines through out my life.

MBBS, MD - Internal Medicine, DM - Cardiology, Cardiac Device Specialist (CCDS - Physician )
Cardiologist, Delhi
From last six seven months I have been closely monitoring my bp at home regularly on digital bp meter and my maximum ...
You seem to be having the white coat hypertension, a term we use to describe when patients have high BP in hospitals or clinic but otherwise normal. Hopefully the BP machine you use at home is well caliberated, if so then you don't need medication. Walk daily for 40-45 mins, eat healthy, avoid junk food, smoking, caffeine, papad, namkeens, and pickles etc.
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Valvular Heart Disease - 5 Reasons Behind it

DHMS
Homeopath, Mumbai
Valvular Heart Disease - 5 Reasons Behind it

There are valves in the each of the four chambers of the heart. These valves make sure that blood flows in one direction only. The blood flows from the atria into the ventricles through the mitral and the tricuspid valves. The pulmonic and the aortic valves allow the blood to flow out of the ventricles. Valve problems occur when the normal functioning of the valve is impaired. 

Impaired valve function leads to blood flow obstruction, which in turn can lead to stenosis of the valve. This puts lot of strain on the heart muscles, forcing it to work harder. It may also lead to the blood flowing backwards through the valve and back into the heart.

The various causes of valvular heart disease are:

  1. Valvular heart disease: If you are suffering from rheumatic fever, it may lead to valvular heart disease
  2. Congenital heart disease: Congenital heart disease refers to various defects in the heart which are present since birth. In some cases, these defects may include being born with abnormal valves.
  3. Heart attack: If you have suffered a heart attack, your heart muscles may be damaged or impaired.
  4. Cardiomyopathy: This is a genetic disorder that is characterized by an inability of the heart to pump blood efficiently.
  5. Age: Ageing may cause certain changes in the body that lead to valvular heart disease. 

Valvular heart disease is treated by various homeopathic remedies that do not have any side effect. It takes a holistic approach to healing the body as it gets to the root of the disease. The various homeopathic remedies for valvular heart disease are:

  1. Cactus grandiflorus: This remedy is used in a number of heart complications such as stenosis of the valve. It helps in getting rid of the inflammation in the heart muscles, so that the heart can pump blood efficiently.
  2. Digitalis: Digitalis is another remedy that helps in healing the muscles of the heart by regulating the pulse. 
  3. Kalmia latifolia: Kalmia latifolia is a homeopathic remedy that is used in treating various complications of the heart. It also helps in symptoms of rheumatic fever that may lead to valvular heart disease. If you wish to discuss about any specific problem, you can consult a homeopath.
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Dear doctor my blood level (HB) is very less it is only 4 percentage and my BP is only 80/50. Some times I get heavy pain in backbone and head still I don't take medication. Is it danger in future, so please give me value solution for overcome the problem What is the intensity of pain? Fairly severe What best describes your pain while lifting anything? I can lift very light weights.

MBBS
General Physician, Jalgaon
Please Take dates, beet root, green leafy vegetables, jaggery, regularly Take Inj orofer S 200 mg In iv ns 200 ml Once a week for 6 wks Special Chyawanprash by Patanjali regularly 1 tsf twice a day Lohasav 10 ml twice daily with water Please send me details of your health related issues like bleeding in periods, bleeding piles etc to find cause of low hemoglobin Backache is due to anemia and calcium deficiency Tab osto calcium 1 1 for 3 mths Please consult me regularly on Lybrate.
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I am getting sudden pain (twice or thrice a day) in the left or right of the chest, When the pain comes I am unable to breath because if I breath I am feeling severe pain. It may lost for 5 to 10 mins & go away. What could be the reason for this? Please explain. How to come out of this problem? Please help.

BHMS, MD - Alternate Medicine
Homeopath, Thrissur
I am getting sudden pain (twice or thrice a day) in the left or right of the chest, When the pain comes I am unable t...
This sudden pain is due to internal muscle spasm. Some times edema in between muscle tissue also there which causes catching pain on breathing or movement of the body. It causes holding of breath also. The causes for this is lifting weight, long continued travelling, climate changes, improper sleep position, sleepless night, fall .etc. Take Rhus tox 200 thrice daily for 3-4 days before food. Mag phos 6x tab 3 for three times for 3-4 days. It will do good.
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I am a 42 year old male from tamil nadu. I am suffered by diabetes and blood pressure for the past 3 years. My ppbs is around 270 mg per dl. My bp level is around 140 / 90. Kindly advise me.

CDIABT, MBBS
Endocrinologist, Mumbai
I am a 42 year old male from tamil nadu. I am suffered by diabetes and blood pressure for the past 3 years. My ppbs i...
For diabetes follow a diet low in carbohydrate, low in fat and high in fibre. Walking for 30 mins a day for at least 5 days in a week is recommended. Medicine will depend upon fbs and ppbs. Your ppbs is high, so I will recommend to make changes in your meals and to go for a walk post meal. And if still your ppbs remains high than you should consult the doctor.
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I am suffering from heart pain. What are the symptoms for heart attack. How can I prevent from that. Can you help me please. Sometimes I lose control of myself.

Diploma in Obstetrics & Gynaecology, MBBS
General Physician, Delhi
I am suffering from heart pain. What are the symptoms for heart attack. How can I prevent from that. Can you help me ...
Sharp piercing pain on chest radiating towards left arm is typical symptom but person can have severe headache if BP has been high,blackouts ,fainting, vomitings or vague gastric symptoms. Eat healthy diet ,no oils or added salt, lots of fresh seasonal fruits & vegetables , more simple proteins like soy, Exercise moderately like simple walks. Do Yoga & Meditation for relaxation
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My LDL cholesterol and Triglycerides are 170 and 216 respectively. I am a female and 63 years old. What should be done to bring it down to acceptable levels.

BHMS
Homeopath, Hyderabad
My LDL cholesterol and Triglycerides are 170 and 216 respectively. I am a female and 63 years old. What should be don...
Better use statins live atorvastatin, rosuvastatin to lower your lipids and also use omega 3 fatty acids to reduce your cholesterol. Also avoid fats and oily diet.
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