Doctor Q&A for Dr. Rama Garimella

A 55-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rama Garimella
33 years experience Cardiology
Causes for Cramps: Addison's disease alcoholism or alcohol abuse cirrhosis dehydration diarrhea diuretics electrolyte imbalance flatfeet gastric bypass surgery ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rama Garimella
33 years experience Cardiology
Maybe vasovagal sync: Generally we evaluate fainting with your history, if your dr is not concerned he might have felt it is vasovagal syncope. With one episode in people a ... Read More
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rama Garimella
33 years experience Cardiology
R/o thyroid problem: Recommend to get your thyroid checked. If you had 40 kg wt loss and skin and hair changes sounds highly suspicious for hyperthyroidism. Get checked ou ... Read More
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rama Garimella
33 years experience Cardiology
Causes as below: Trauma, prlonged coughing or vomitting, allergies, taking blood thinners, surgeries, blood disorders, including problems with blood clotting such as h ... Read More
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A 78-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rama Garimella
33 years experience Cardiology
60-100/min: Normal resting hr is typically between 60 to 100beats per min. Above 100 is condired as tachycardia, below 60 considered as bradycardia. People in ver ... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rama Garimella
33 years experience Cardiology
NSAIDS,Tylenelol: Injections with anesthetic or anti-inflammatory medications in or around the painful sites exercise that includes muscle strengthening and stretching ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rama Garimella
33 years experience Cardiology
It is ok: Perindopril is ace inhibitor and amlodipine is calcium channel blocker, typically in my experience, if you required 10 mg of amlodipine to control bp, ... Read More
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A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rama Garimella
33 years experience Cardiology
Could be muscles: Could be having twitcings in pectoral or intercoastal muscles.Get your potassium and magnesium checked.
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rama Garimella
33 years experience Cardiology
Hypercoagulable stat: Get checked for other hypercoagulable states like protien c & s, antiphospholipid antibody, prothrombin gene mutation, antithrombin3, homocysteine et ... Read More
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A 67-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rama Garimella
33 years experience Cardiology
? wt&deconditioning: Recommend daily exercise and loose wt. Make sure you get checked out for sleep apnea also.
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