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Dr. Rajiv B Sethi

Cardiologist, Pune

600 at clinic
Dr. Rajiv B Sethi Cardiologist, Pune
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Dr. Rajiv B Sethi is a popular Cardiologist in Thergaon, Pune. He is currently associated with Aditya Birla Memorial Hospital in Thergaon, Pune. You can book an instant appointment online with Dr. Rajiv B Sethi on Lybrate.com.

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My total cholesterol level is 212 mg/fl and triglycerides level 150 mg/dl? What should I do?

PGFCP, PGDEMS, Bachelor Of Ayurvedic Medicine And Surgery
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My total cholesterol level is 212 mg/fl and triglycerides level 150 mg/dl? What should I do?
A)Take 30 ml of aloe vera juice along with 30 ml of bhrungarajasava and 30 ml of lukewarm water, at night before sleep...B) take 10 ml of fresh lemon juice and 10 gm of jaggary before meals..C) eat 5 gms of black cumin seeds along with 30 ml of lukewarm water after meals...do all these things for 30 days…it gives you good result..consult to me for further suggestions….THANKS…
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Why cholesterol & triglycerides increase in blood of human body what is the precaution to maintain it.

PG Diploma in Emergency Medicine Services (PGDEMS), Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS), MD - Alternate Medicine
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Why cholesterol & triglycerides increase in blood of human body what is the precaution to maintain it.
Because of taking oily and junk food...avoid oily food..butter...junk and fermented food...walk for atlease 45 minutes a day...do pranayama and yoga...

My cholesterol is high as per blood profile. How can I normalize?

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Take fel tauri 3x, 2 tablets thrice a day for 30 days and get lipidogram. Eat walnuts daily in diet.

I am a 53 yr old male, I was diagnosed for hypertension in 2000. Since then I was on amtas at-25, when at kolkata in 2008 perindropil 8mg was added and subsequently now at kanpur my medicine was changed to amtas at-25 (od), s-amlopidine (bd), ecosprine 75mg (od). Now have swelling in my ankles and my left leg from the calf to toes swells up during the day. When I keep my feet up the swelling reduces.

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Hi thanks for your query and welcome to lybrate. I am Dr. Akshay from fortis hospital, new delhi. There are actually many causes of swelling in you lower limbs, it can simply be postural in nature wherein swelling decreases when you elevate your legs. But since you are a chronic hypertensive I will advise you to get yourself evaluated by a cardiologist since the swelling could be due to a cardiac cause as well. Do not hesitate to contact me if you need any further assistance. Thanks & regards
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Hi am MB, I am 67 years old, recently I had got my comprehensive cardiac check up done which I do regularly with a frequency of once every year. This time during regular treadmill test, my exercise tolerance was found fair. What does that actually mean? And what is tmt positive? Is there any thing needed to be done after tmt test results? What is the relationship between a positive tmt and bad cholesterol? What are the precautions needed to be taken to prevent bad cholesterol build up? What kind of food habits that has to be avoided for good heart condition and subsequently to keep yourself away from cholesterol? Are exercise requirements and regular walking habits play a vital role in maintaining healthy heart state? Request to answer my queries and help me to maintain a sound health. Thank you very much. Regards MB.

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Hi am MB, I am 67 years old, recently I had got my comprehensive cardiac check up done which I do regularly with a fr...
Exercise tolerance is fair but tmt? positive, may be slightly. Get echo done to know % functioning of heart and a total lipid profile to know about good and bad cholesterol. Our body is like a car that needs good type of engine oil to function properly, bad cholesterol is bad oil, and good cholesterol is good oil, low chilesterol does lead to illnesses like arthritis and cancer. Keep low cholesterol lower than 80 and good cholesterol higher than 80. Eat 5 gms of desi ghee / butter and a katori of nuts of all varieties-soaked and peeled almonds, cashew nuts, wallnuts, peanuts etc. Avoid bad fats like burgers, pizzas, fried road side food and reheated oil at home. Do not go by ads on tv, there is no oil that is zero cholesterol, but still till date sarson ka tel - musturd oil is the best for our style of cooking, use steam to cook, avoid frying even at home. Consume more seasonal fruits and vegetables. If levels of good cholesterol are kept on a higher side, it helps bring down the levels of bad cholesterol. Exercise reduces bad cholesterol and so does drinking a glass of warm water with juice of fresh lemon + a spoon of honey in it. Write down if there are any doubts. Remember pollution is bad for the heart, as bad as smoking, stay near green plants to get fresh oxygen, if risky levels outside home, it is better to stay indoors and use an exercise cycle.
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Hi. I have daily mild headache in the evening /night along with tiredness. Last week also had weird dizzy/jerky feeling. Bp today was 110/86. Also had perforated eardrum. Please advice what could be the reason. Anything that can improve it.

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Hi. I have daily mild headache in the evening /night along with tiredness. Last week also had weird dizzy/jerky feeli...
Apart from taking symptomatic treatment take Tablet folvite 5mg once a day for six months and tablet vitamin D3 60000iu once a week for six months

I have an acidity problem due this I get heart and nerve pain. what the solution? Please help me.

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I have an acidity problem due this I get heart and nerve pain. what the solution? Please help me.
Hi, first of all drink lots of water, lukewarm lemon water in the morning and avoid junks, fatty foods. And take homeopathic medicine nux vomica 1m 3 doses, robinia 30 for 7 days and revert back after 7 days.

I am over weight 10 kg, My age is 37 years after birth child I gained weight did diet and all I start lose my hair. Lots of vitamin problem becomes low. Self panic attack patients with bp low but pulse get high. little anemia is there calcium low Dr. has give me treatment not working please do suggest me.

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I am over weight 10 kg, My age is 37 years after birth child I gained weight did diet and all I start lose my hair. L...
Hi it looks as if you did crash diet due to which these problems have started. Start healing yourself naturally now. No more dieting. 1. Start taking 3-4 fruits everyday. 2. Drink a glass of lemon water in morning and evening. 3. Eat more vegetables. 4. Take 20 almonds everyday. 5. Eat meals/ small snack every 3 hours. 6. Never stay hungry. 7. Eat proteins like a cup of dal, lobia, dried peas, rajma with every meal. 8. Take curds/ paneer regularly. 9. One cup coffee everyday. Do 30 mins of active exercise/dance/aerobics everyday. All your problems like hair fall/ low bp will get resolved slowly. Do for one month and report back for consultation in case you want to follow up.
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I am suffering sudden pain in my chest. It is not regular but whenever to comes I feel like I going. Please suggest.

Certified Diabetes Educator, Registered Dietitian (RD), PGDD, Bachelor of Unani Medicine and Surgery (B.U.M.S), General Physician
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There is evidence that certain dietary supplements and vitamins can help with certain types of pain. Fish oil is often used to reduce pain associated with swelling. Topical capsaicin, derived from chili peppers, may help with arthritis, diabetic nerve pain, and other conditions. There's evidence that glucosamine can help relieve moderate to severe pain from osteoarthritis in the knee. Do reply back for private consultation. And detailed treatment plan.

What are the side effects of using fatty food items and what are the precautions we take to avoid heart attacks?

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What are the side effects of using fatty food items and what are the precautions we take to avoid heart attacks?
Fatty food items are high calorie diet. If they are not burnt up completely they get deposited in the body and leads to weight gain. The cholesterol levels in your blood will also increase and may give rise to blockages in the blood vessels which leads to heart attacks. Hence avoid oily food andtake regular daily exercises or go for a brisk walk. Consume plenty of high fibre diet.
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I am suffering from the acidity and feels burning in throat and chest area while eating anything. Help me with natural remedies to get rid off acidity please.

MS - ENT, Diploma - Diploma - OLO - Rhino-Laryngology, MBBS
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I am suffering from the acidity and feels burning in throat and chest area while eating anything. Help me with natura...
You are a case of lpr, start taking nonspicy diet, stop junk food, plenty of fruits, water, avoid constipation.

I am having a bad cholesterol problem as per my health check up report. What necessary and immediate action needs to be taken to recover quickly from it?

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I am having a bad cholesterol problem as per my health check up report. What necessary and immediate action needs to ...
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.

Dear doctor, I'm underweight, y age is 28 , weight- 48 kg, height- 169 cm. I underwent some medical tests. In this tests, my HDL cholesterol is 36 mg | dl and LDL cholesterol is 112 mg | dl . Because of anxiety, I'm losing my weight a lot. My question is whether anxiety cause many heart diseases? And which of those cholesterols will be reduced because of chronic anxiety and confusion? Is it very harmful to human health?

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Dear doctor, I'm underweight, y age is 28 , weight- 48 kg, height- 169 cm. I underwent some medical tests. In this te...
Chronic stress is associated with most chronic diseases. You have mentitled about your anxiety. I am not sure if you are doing any kind of exercise on a regular basis. Regular exercise will surely help you wit anxiety. If need be you may consult a counselor and learn few techniques to manage and overcome anxiety. This will enhance your quality of life. Also your hdl cholesterol which is a good cholesterol is relatively low. May be because you don't exercise regularly. You are quiet young. Start regular exercise Join gym or go for run or even sport like football or tennis badminton would be good. Exercise will help you wit anxiety. It will increase your good cholesterol. It will also increase your overall energy level. Which will help.you produce better result. Only good things will come out of it. Remember that our best friend and worst enemy is our own mind. If you keep worrying it will effect you adversely. And instead of worrying if you take positive actions yoh will have positive outcome. Hope this helps Wishing you very best
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Hello doc, am 57, my diastolic bp is always in b/w 90-95 while systolic in b/w 125-130. I have been on meds (now cilaheart 10 mg) for 15 years. Why this abnormally high diastolic bp?

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Hello doc, am 57, my diastolic bp is always in b/w 90-95 while systolic in b/w 125-130. I have been on meds (now cila...
Mix 1 teaspoon of onion juice with an equal amount of honey. Take once a day for 1 week. Upon noticing improvement, continue for several more days....
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His heart rate is always 75 bpm he os only 26old is this normal pulse rate? Or he should worry? How to lower it? Pls guide.

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His heart rate is always 75 bpm he os only 26old is this normal pulse rate? Or he should worry? How to lower it? Pls ...
Heart rate in a normal human being ranges from 60-90 beats/minute. In conditions of excessive physical strain in may increase upto 130 beats/minute. Your friend is having a perfect heart rate and there is no need to worry about it at all.
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Sir/madam, I have fluids in my chest, after examination doctor confirmed that it's TB. He prescribed" Akurit 4" daily 3 tablets in the morning after break fast for initial 2 months. Now, I want to know is it a correct treatment for TB. Please help me.

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Sir/madam, I have fluids in my chest, after examination doctor confirmed that it's TB. He prescribed" Akurit 4" daily...
Treatment is correct. If treatment is continued for 6 months min. Then you will get cured. If you take treatment hafazardly then you will get tb again.
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I have a pain in my lower left chest. It pains sometime sometime before. But nowadays it pains a lot. I have taken x ray, ultrasound,ECG and echo the result was all normal, but even though I am suffering from this pain till now. Can you please tell me what to do?

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I have a pain in my lower left chest. It pains sometime sometime before. But nowadays it pains a lot. I have taken x ...
If these these tests r normal, need not to worry. Get your thyroid profile and blood sugar and Hb, report results on private chat.

Took steroids 8 months back then onwards severe head aches and chest or heart pains. Took medicines but not cured. Current test results are triglycerides 376, HDL 38, VLDL 75.2, INR is 1.20.what to do?

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Took steroids 8 months back then onwards severe head aches and chest or heart pains. Took medicines but not cured. Cu...
Dear Cholesterol is made in liver Food does not alter this. Light exercise meditations pranayam will help you correct all. Vm.

My cholesterol level test are coming on higher side. What medication and precaution should I take?

MBBS, MD - Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine Specialist
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My cholesterol level test are coming on higher side. What medication and precaution should I take?
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.

My uncle(48) have blood pressure problem usually its high blood pressure ,he have problem from 3 years.And taking reguar medicine from hospital. I wanna know how can he cure this problem. Or he has to take medicine his whole life? Thanks

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Try having CRAETEGUS Q (Homeo) 8-10 drops in little water twice a day , KALI IOD 12X (BIOCHEMIC) 4 pills 4 times a day for considerably longer period of time and he wont have to take medicine for lifetime. God bless.
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