Asthma Treatment

Physical activity influences a great deal in the triggering of the condition. In some cases, people with allergies can also develop asthma if the allergy is too severe. Bronchodilators are used to relax the muscles of the air pipes and reduce the irritation and mucus production.

Physical activity influences a great deal in the triggering of the condition. In some cases, people with allergies can also develop asthma if the allergy is too severe. Bronchodilators are used to relax the muscles of the air pipes and reduce the irr ... More

Health Q&A
Threptin biscuits to TB patient

Can a TB patient consume threptin biscuits.the patient is suffering from TB since 2017 jan and still he is not too good.so please tell me his diet and can he have threptin biscuits

Diificulty in breathing

My friend is suffering from acute brochitis / snowfilia every year in months of march or april he gets an attack where breathing get worse

Breathing Problems

My Xray report is saying that my Brancho-vascular marking increased on both side what it mean

Breathing problem on season change

I feel difficulty in breathing in month of april and october , take rotahler in case of emergency . I feel tightness in chest, wheezing , cough , cold and every year same problems comes in change of weather . How to cure asthma or broinchities.Some doctors says its due to sinus.

TB or not TB

Hello..i had severe cough and evening fever one month ago for 7 days.I consulted physician(md).after examining my xray he said its tb.i consulted another physician.he also said its tb.i started taking medicines of tb.i consulted a pulmonologist in fortis jaipur.he prescribed mountox test,sputam test for 3 days gene xpert,ct scan.All were negative..i dont know about ct scan.he said take some antibiotics if x ray doesnt improve we ll do lungs scopy.my cough was gone at this time after taking tb medicines for 7 days or may be due to antibiotics.but i decided to consult another pulmonologist.i consulted a DM.he again did my x ray and it was clear.he said it is not tb as in tb lungs do not clear in 7 days and prescribes lincotus dx.cough was gone..after few days coughing starts again with grey mucus but not that much.i did a x ray again there was little haziness not much.now i am afraid do i have tb or not?cough is still there but not much like before.what should i do?

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Dealing With Asthma During Winter

The winter season is approaching and if you're a seasonal sneeze-machine and have asthma, we tell you ways to counter the situation.Cut down Stress: If you are under stress, Get enough Sleep. A sleep deficit can worsen both allergy symptoms and stress.Avoid Alcohol: Alcohol ...

Doctors
Dr. Hirennappa B. Udnur - Pulmonologist
Dr. Hirennappa B. Udnur Pulmonologist (MBBS, Diploma in Tuberculosis and Chest Diseases (DTCD), DNB - Respiratory Diseases, Fellow of College of Chest Physcians) 12 years experience Inspire Speciality Clinic
373 recommendations Sahakaranagar, Bangalore INR 350
Dr. H B Chandrashekar - Pulmonologist
Dr. H B Chandrashekar Pulmonologist (MBBS, MD - Pulmonary Medicine) 35 years experience Sriranga Pulmonary Clinic
226 recommendations Malleswaram, Bangalore INR 500
Dr. Srigiri S Revadi - Pulmonologist
Dr. Srigiri S Revadi Pulmonologist (MBBS, MD - Pulmonary Medicine, Diploma in Tuberculosis and Chest Diseases (DTCD), FCCP - Pulmonary Medicine) 40 years experience The Bangalore Hospital
242 recommendations Basavanagudi, Bangalore INR 500
Dr. K S Satish - Pulmonologist
Dr. K S Satish Pulmonologist (MBBS, MD - Medicine, MRCP (UK)) 33 years experience Fortis Hospital
66 recommendations Cunningham Road, Bangalore INR 750
Dr. Amruth Sindhu - Pulmonologist
Dr. Amruth Sindhu Pulmonologist (MBBS, DNB - Respiratory Diseases, DAA) 10 years experience Aum Speciality Clinic
38 recommendations Hebbal Kempapura, Bangalore INR 400