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?: Sorry, resubmit your question, as I cannot figure out what you are trying to ask. ...Read more
Most prescription drugs are no longer made in America. All legally imported drugs are required to meet American manufacturing standards of purity and effectiveness.
Deal only with reputable pharmacies and you will be OK. ...Read more
What to do if I'm suffering from gynecomastiacan anyone suggest the qualified doctors in mumbai. Kindly reply asap?
I am sorry: But I am not sure if any of us know the professional reputations of the surgeons in Mumbai that well. Take care. ...Read more
Ask around: Ask patients in the area who was good and ask your doctor where he would have his operation. ...Read more
Goto a travel clinic: Travel overseas, particularly to a throbbing metropolis in the heart of India requires adequate preparation. There are a multitude of infectious diseases I would be concerned about there. A doctor should help match up your past medical history and medical condition with what you may encounter depending on your plans in that area. See: http://wwwnc. Cdc. Gov/travel/destinations/traveler/none/india ...Read more
Check locally.: We are all docs in the United States. Most of us know a "good gastroenterologist" in our own towns, or states. Few of us know how good a doc is when that doc is far away, whether in another state, or in another country! Check with your own primary care doc, who will know the best docs where you are. Check with friends and family members, too. ...Read more
Its 38-39*c in mumbai and my head pains a lot. Even when im sitting in a room or at night it pains. At times I feel like i'll faint. Any cure?
Hydration: You are in a hot environment and adequate hydration with water is essential. You need to evaluate why your uric acid level is high but this may also be related to dehydration. I am assuming your doctor did not just check your uric acid level so if other lab values are normal, other causes of high uric acid level should be sought and treated and this may help the headache. If not see a neurologist. ...Read more
Mumbai: Probably kokilaben hospital. Http://www. Kokilabenhospital. Com/patients/findadoctor/centrefor_roboticsurgery. Html. ...Read more
Hello I abhishek from mumbai and I m working in sales job in this hot temperature outside so I want to know how to protect my skin from getting tan?
Hirudotherapy: Check for vaidya paranjpe for hirudotherapy in mumbai. ...Read more
Psychiatry: Dr. Rajesh parikh from jaslok hospital, I also read dr. Pappas recommending dr. Mahesh gandhi. ...Read more
Not really, but...: Check this out: this is the link to the Maharashtra Medical Counsel, which I bet is responsible for keeping track of licensed providers. They might be able to point you in the right direction. Let us know if this works for you so we can use it in the future. Maybe our psych specialists have connections too. Will try to pass your request along. Http://www. Maharashtramedicalcouncil. In/ContactUs. Aspx ...Read more
When can I travel by plane after bypass surgery? It was on 22/11/2013 and I want to fly from delhi to mumbai (2 hrs flight)
My body starts sweating even climate is cold out I stay I mumbai. And today I all of started felling week my body is paining can you please suggest me?
Probably: Asia is amongst the leaders in development of adult stem cell centers and applications. ...Read more
Not the best: Several websites confirm the poor water quality in mumbai, especially during the monsoon season when water supplies are contaminated even worse. Travelers are advised to drink only bottled water (inexpensive, but make certain the seal is intact) & use only bottled water for brushing teeth. Avoid ice cubes & salads that may have been made with tap water. ...Read more
I'm currently in mumbai and am feelin shivery yet hot. A little stomach upset. Could it be malaria?
It is possible: Early signs/symptoms of malaria include fevers/chills on and off, fatigue, sweating, abdominal pain, headaches, diarrhea, aches/pains. As malaria progresses, high fever (eg 104) occurs every 2 to 3 days, also get jaundice (yellow skin) and confusion. It is a good idea to take medicine (eg. Mefloquin) to prevent malaria when visiting countries that have it, and to get seen asap for fevers. ...Read more
Hi I'm from india. My mom is admitted in mumbai in Sir J J hospital. She is having some liver issue which the doctors haven't discovered yet.
See remark: Calm down. ..be optimistic. She is in a hospital, they may find what 's wrong with her and manage her disease ...Read more
I have small holes on my skin, I have done treatment before, in sion hospital in mumbai for 9 months then after some pimples is coming plz, help?
See Dermatologist: "small skin holes" needs to be seen, if you were treated in india in the past for the same, I am sure there are treatments here as well, but needs to be seen to understand what you mean. ...Read more
Hi doc, I am ankit from mumbai. I play cricket. I can't throw from last few years, but can bowl for hours. Have taken ultra sound, laser, ift. Minimal chan?
Get examined: Not being able to throw overhand could indicate a problem w/ your rot. Cuff tendons or other shoulder conditions common in your age group... See a qualified doctor (orthopedist)who can provide a diagnosis and treatment options. ...Read more
Who is the best skin doctor in mumbai? Considering being a medical tourist to have my skin cancer and aks and veins treated
Many: Every medical tourist will have but best skin doctors are in your own town. ...Read more
Hi doctor what is the effects of high fever and body ache my mother is suffering from it we stay in mumbai and she feeling very cold all sudden please sug?
A malaria infection is generally characterized by recurrent attacks with the following signs and symptoms:
moderate to severe shaking chills
profuse sweating as body temperature falls
other signs and symptoms may include:
malaria signs and symptoms typically begin within a few weeks after a bite from an infected mosquito.
Check it out. ...Read more
I used gfs (timolol) in the usa. In 2009, I moved to mumbai. The doctor has tried many eye drops including Xalatan (latanoprost) but iop stays at 19-20.?
Ideal IOP: Eyedrops to lower the pressure depend upon the target pressure. If you are visually stable (no changes in vision and field) at a pressure of 19-20, then you are ok. But if you are losing vision and no more agents are available, you might need laser or operative surgery. Timolol should be available in india. ...Read more
Past 2 days I have a painful small lump near my anus. Does not bleed. Pains when I sit and during bowel movement. I had tight and hard stool for past 3days. What should I do doctor. Iam a 24 year old girl from india, mumbai. Any medicine you can prescribe me? I
No: That has not been reported so far as I know. ...Read more
Yes: Take him to the doctor for evaluation. ...Read more
Doesn't speak clearly like 3yr old, 2 syllable words are difficult. She mumbles on and I can't understand most of the words. Should I be worried?
Yes: At 3 a kid should speak clearly enough for 75% of his/her words to be understood by a stranger. If this is not the case you need to seek out the "child find " program run by your local public schools. They are mandated to seek out and treat kids with identified speech/language or other deficits in the preschool years to prepare them for school entry. ...Read more
My 5 yo son diagnosed with autism still mumbles sylablles that we can't understand. Speech theraphy once a week here philpines expensive what can I do?
Special Education: Are special education services for children with autism available? These include speech/language & occupational therapy as well as behavioral therapy. Ask his slt if he has joint attention, the ability to share interest in an object or event with another person, as this precedes social communication. Whether he uses asl, pecs, language or an ipad app, insist that he tell you what he wants. ...Read more
My mom is on a lot of meds & can barely stand & walk. Is it possible that she takes so much medicine that she starts mumbling after she makes a call.
Get evaluted: Although a lot of medications can have side-effects that can present like this but you should take her to a physician immediately to make sure it is not a stroke or heart issue. ...Read more
I'm shaking with anxiety I've had it from 6 months through stuttering but recently in the last few weeks I can't pranounce my words right and I mumble?
See a physician: To rule out the possibility of medical causes, see a physician for a thorough examination. For example, infections, hormonal and neurological problems should be excluded. If the problem is psychological, see a psychologist/psychiatrist and possibly a speech therapist who may be able to help you. ...Read more
My 2.5 yrs old daughter mumbles a lot but hardly talks a proper word. She gets done what she want thru action. What should we do for her to talk?
Get hearing tested:
Speak to your pediatrician about your concerns. Start with hearing testing and ear examination. Your pediatrician can evaluate for other problems.
You should keep talking to her, read books to her and encourage her to make a sound for what she wants, even if it is not a clear word. The more sounds she makes the more likely she will begin talking. ...Read more
My 3 year old son doesn't talk at all. He just mumbles and he doesn't know how to chose his food. But he loves playing with others and he is a happy ba?
Doesn't talk at all?: If your three year old does not talk at all, he is significantly delayed in speech. He needs to be evaluated for a hearing deficit, then by a speech therapist, and possibly a pediatric developmentalist. You should begin this process asap, as the longer you wait the greater the problems will become, and the harder they will be to resolve. Good luck to you. ...Read more
Phone her doctor: She may be having medication or drug reactions, and she probably needs help. Phone your family doctor, as he/she can help. ...Read more
My 12 years old bro has down syndromme and can't. Talk like a norm person. What can I do to help him. He mumbles and smart in playing gadget.?
You're helping now!: Asking questions is the most important first step. Good job! Kids with Down syndrome speak and play differently sometimes because that's just the way they are. But they also have special ways of being the best brother ever, and they need their families to help them. Being patient and just being happy with him, even if the gadgets are hard for him to use, is a really big help. ...Read more