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I am 25 y old female and feeling very cold and shivering from 2-3 months have consult many doctors but no relief please tell me the best doctor for this. It’s like hot and cold problem.

Dr. Anuradha Siddheshwar Nilange 92% (2209 ratings)
BHMS
Homeopathy Doctor, Navi Mumbai
I am 25 y old female and feeling very cold and shivering from 2-3 months have consult many doctors but no relief plea...
you can start the homoeopathic medicine arnica 30 liquid dilution 5 drops in half cup of water for 2 times a day for 5 days and do come and follow up in opd ok
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Is deviry given in males for any treatment. Patient has cold as current condition.

Dr. Karuna Chawla 97% (68686 ratings)
BHMS
Homeopathy Doctor, Noida
Is deviry given in males for any treatment. Patient has cold as current condition.
No. Uses of deviry tablet--abnormal uterine bleeding, amenorrhea. 1. Do saline gargles daily (preferably twice). 2. Whenever possible do steam inhalation also. 3. Cover your nose and mouth with hanky for at least 30 sec when you go in dusty areas also when you go in and out of ac. As our nose is the most sensitive part of our body, when there is temperature difference between two rooms or inside n outside, then if we not protect our nose, it gets affected. 4. Drink hot liquids --hot liquids relieve nasal congestion, prevent dehydration, and soothe the uncomfortably inflamed membranes that line your nose and throat. 5. Sleep with an extra pillow under your head-- elevating your head will help relieve congested nasal passages. If the angle is too awkward, try placing the pillows between the mattress and the box springs to create a more gradual slope. 6. Treat that stuffy nose with warm salt water-- salt-water rinsing helps break nasal congestion, while also removing virus particles and bacteria from your nose. 7. Blow your nose often (and the right way)-- it's important to blow your nose regularly when you have a cold rather than sniffling mucus back into your head. But when you blow hard, pressure can carry germ-carrying phlegm back into your ear passages, causing earache. The best way to blow your nose: press a finger over one nostril while you blow gently to clear the other. Homeopathic treatment has very encouraging results. Consult online for details.
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Pain Management With Hot And Cold Therapy!

Dr. Anusha 90% (26 ratings)
MBBS, Post Graduate in Anaesthesiology, DA DNB Anaesthesiology (Gold Medalist)
Pain Management Specialist, Hyderabad
Pain Management With Hot And Cold Therapy!

Most diseases, small or big, acute or chronic, accident or infection, have one common factor - pain. In most cases, in addition to reducing the severity of the infection or the impact on various structures from the trauma, managing pain assumes a bigger role. It is only when the pain is controlled can the bigger picture of disease management be done, as the patient would be inconsolable.

To this effect, in addition to painkillers, the most inexpensive and easily available modes of pain management are heat and cold. Though all are not aware, there are specific instances where heat and cold should be used as listed below.

Heat: Some of the common modes to heat therapy include heat pads, warm baths, paraffin wax system, hot water bottles, air-activated heat pack, or warm oils. Heat acts by improving blood circulation and nutritional supply to the body parts and is best suited for stiff joints and muscle soreness. 

Some common ways to heat therapy include:
1. A warm shower or bath in the morning - this will ease morning stiffness and get you ready for exercise.
2. Apply a heating pad on the sore/stiff areas for up to 20 minutes - Use optimal, bearable temperature to avoid skin burns.
3. Wrap the affected area for 15 to 20 minutes with a moist heat pad. A wet towel can be put in the freezer and then warmed up in the microwave. Moist heat pads are also available with local pharmacies.
4. Warm mineral oils can be applied to the stiff joints of hands and legs. Leave it in place for 15 to 20 minutes before washing it off.
5. For sore hand and foot joints, warm paraffin wax can be applied using the equipment available at drug stores. This will help ease the pain and soreness. Soak in a warm whirlpool.

Contrary to heat therapy, cold therapy acts by reducing blood flow to the affected area and numbing the nerve endings, thereby reducing the perception of pain. It works well for acute pain cases like fresh injuries and post-exercise inflammation.

1. A cold wrap with ice cubes can be applied to the painful area for about 15 to 20 minutes. This can be repeated if required after a break.
2. Alternately, a wet towel can be put in a plastic bag and kept in the freezer for 15 minutes and then used as a cold pack.
3. The affected joint can be submerged in a container of ice and water.
4. Cold gel packs are available at stores - these won't leak, will stay cold longer and can be easily wrapped around a joint.

Cryotherapy, as cold therapy is also called, is not as effective as heat therapy, though it does provide immediate relief.

My husband took more acetaminophen than he should have he had a cold and he just forgot how many he took and took more thinking he had’t is he going to be okay or should I take him to get checked.

Dr. G.R. Agrawal 94% (26126 ratings)
DHMS (Hons.)
Homeopathy Doctor, Patna
My husband took more acetaminophen than he should have he had a cold and he just forgot how many he took and took mor...
Hi, lybrate user , This is paracetamol used for fever , aches,headache, muscular pain and common cold. He should take lukewarm water to eliminate I'll effect of drug taken inadequately. Tk, care.
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CoolSculpting - In Depth About It!

Dr. Prabha Singh Glow 90% (18 ratings)
MBBS, Cosmetic Procedures and Clinical Dermatology And Therapeutics
Aesthetic Medicine Specialist, Delhi
CoolSculpting - In Depth About It!

CoolSculpting is a fat reduction procedure that works on the principle of freezing fat or cellulite. It is a non-invasive and non-surgical therapy that cools the subcutaneous fat cells under the skin without harming the skin tissue. Here are the things you need to know before you opt for CoolSculpting: 

1. CoolSculpting is very effective for body sculpting and reducing weight. This process can eliminate love handles, tires around the abdomen, thighs and sagging arms. It also burns the fat collected in the upper back.

2. The applicator targets only the fatty regions, cools the subcutaneous fat cells. The cooled fat cells crystallize and get destroyed without harming any other cell.

3. The process works on both men and women, though the techniques might differ slightly because of fat deposition in males and females vary in terms of location.

4. The fat freezing treatment can reduce fat cells by up to 25% in each treated region.

5. CoolSculpting is done with the help of computer regulated devices which are sensitive to the changing temperatures of the various layers of tissue. This avoids complications like over cooling or unnecessary cooling of cells.

6. It different from exercise and dieting as they decrease the size of the fat cells while CoolSculpting reduces the number of fat cells.

7. Untreated areas of the body will not have any change in the distribution of fat cells.

8. The cells are expelled from the system because other healthy cells eat the dead fat, so there is no risk of fat cell migration to other body parts.

9. The cold also causes a certain amount of firmness in the treated areas.

10. It does not require anaesthesia, incisions, any invasive procedure, post-therapy recovery time or lifestyle changes.

11. The treatment can be administered on the abdomen, thighs, chin upper arms and male breast.

12. The effects of CoolSculpting are long term because the fat cells are eliminated.

13. The clinician discusses the approach with you before the treatment. The schedule, number of sessions, number of areas being treated per session- all these factors are customized to fit your specific requirement.

14. People are only advised against Cool Sculpting if they suffer from Donath Landsteiner Syndrome (presence of haemoglobin in the urine) or Cryoglobulinemia (presence of insoluble protein in the blood) - both caused by exposure to cold.

15. Side effects are very rare and curable.

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My mother is a 75 year old, heart and diabetic patient as she is also suffering from gout she is taking omnacortil 5 mg from last 20-30 yrs. From a month, my mom is suffering from undiagnosed disease first week medicated for viral doctors suggested for couple of test from cbc to typhoid. [ ] in the initial typhoid report (widal slide test) says • salmonella typhi 'o'_ 1: 60 • salmonella typhi 'h'_ absent • salmonella paratyphi 'ah'_ no agglutination • salmonella paratyphi 'bh'_no agglutination in second test • typhi dot igm-negative in between of all this she was having chronic cervical pain. We consulted orthopedic. He prescribed • acenac-mtr twice after food • enzo mac -thrice before food (we did stopped omnacortil for a while) 3rd week no improvement in her condition and joint pains were unbearable. She was constantly feeling nauseated and hardly eat anything so we didn't give one dose. Post that she almost freeze couldn't able to move her knees. So orthopedic prescribed ultracet twice fifth week there was slight improvement but too much weakness and was down with cold and cough. We consulted another doctor and after couple of test (x-ray, cbc) report says • (right paracardiac haziness s/o pneumonitis. Medicine prescribed • montair • prospan • claribid 250 _twice a day • lanol-er _ twice a day • abflo_ twice a day there was an improvement after a week but there was drowsiness weakness swelling of feet and pain. 4th week after consulting physician he changed medicine as her coughing is over lesuride od 75-once in a day lcin 250 -twice a day lanol-ea twice a day supradyn- once a day but she completely lost appetite and so many medicines without food didn't felt right we stopped it for two days and she started eating. We again consulted physician thinking she is fine, but again she started coughing weakness. It looks like never ending illness. We are worried as we still not clear is it pneumonia/respiratory infection or not and how long she will take to recover need suggestions, my mom is really old and seeing her suffering is painful.

Dr. R K Aggarwal 91% (1548 ratings)
DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopathy Doctor, Delhi
Dear Lybrate user, as your mother is already suffering from so much disease then you should start gentle homeopathic treatment. And for best homeopathic treatment, you may contact us.
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I am suffering from everyday cold with running nose and lots of sneezing. I take cold pills on daily basis. After I take the medicine I feel better for a limited period of time. Again it starts over. This has been going on for past one n a half year. Is it okay to have cold pills on daily basis? What are the side effects that can cause me later? Kindly suggest some remedy for cold.

Dr. Masood Adnan 91% (462 ratings)
MD - Internal Medicine, MBBS, Nephrology
General Physician, Roorkee
I am suffering from everyday cold with running nose and lots of sneezing. I take cold pills on daily basis. After I t...
You probably have an allergic rhinitis. It’s okay to take anti allergic drugs off and on as they have least side effects. Try to avoid exposing your self to dust, fumes, pollens cat fur eyc
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Hi, I am 26 year old male and I have cough cold headache and runny nose problem from last 15 days even I am feeling difficulty in eating and sleeping also, throat have been rough also.

Dr. Dileep C N 92% (394 ratings)
MBBS, MD - Emergency Medicine
Internal Medicine Specialist, Davanagere
You got URTI(Upper respiratory infection). Drink warm water. For medication and better advice contact me.
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Hi Sir, I have swelling in my eardrums because of cold. I took medicines - denol p, allegra & vegapod cv but I am feeling very heavy in my ears. What will I do now.

Dr. Prakhar Singh 94% (1849 ratings)
MBBS, Basic Life Support (B.L.S), Advanced Cardiac Life Support, Fellow of Academy of General Education (FAGE)
General Physician, Delhi
Hi Sir, I have swelling in my eardrums because of cold. I took medicines - denol p, allegra & vegapod cv but I am fee...
Otitis media with effusion, or swelling and fluid buildup (effusion) in the middle ear without bacterial or viral infection. This may occur because the fluid buildup persists after an ear infection has gotten better. It may also occur because of some dysfunction or noninfectious blockage of the eustachian tubes. Let's discuss your problem for better advice and medication.
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