Alternative Treatment

Medical procedures and treatment that are not a part of the standard care are called alternative treatment. Homeopathy, traditional medicine, chiropractic, and acupuncture treatments come under alternative treatment.

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I had a fungal infection around the thigh area and skin irritation around the neck and finger knuckles. How to treat this?

Query: Hello doctor, I had a fungal infection around the thigh area close to the genitals and skin irritation around the neck and finger knuckles. I got treated earlier with paraffin application, Fluconazole tablet, and skin cream. Since it is winter now, I again experience those symptoms. I want to know w...  Read Full »

Dr. Sandhya Narayanan Kutty

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I read your query and can understand your concern. After going through the history and images (attachments removed to protect the patient's identity) attached, I suppose it is Tinea cruris (affecting folds and unexposed areas) with Tinea corporis (affecting the trun...  Read Full »

I am taking Pantoprazole, Omeprazole, and Ciprofloxacin for my stomach and back pain, but I have no relief. Please suggest some alternatives.

Query: Hello doctor, I have severe stomach pain and also back pain. I am currently taking Pantoprazole, Omeprazole, and Ciprofloxacin. But no relief. So please suggest some alternative to solve this issue.  Read Full »

Dr. Shaikh Sadaf

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I read your query and can understand your concern. From what you have mentioned, I suppose you have peptic ulcer disease. I suggest that you take the following: Capsule Omeprazole 20 mg twice a day for 30 days. Capsule Mebeverine 200 mg twice a day for 30 days....  Read Full »

I take Viagra and Cialis, but I still have a weak sexual life. Please suggest alternative medications for this issue.

Query: Hello doctor, I feel weak in my sexual life. Therefore, I take tablets Viagra and Cialis before sex. I also take tablet Gonadil F and Evion capsule, but they do not satisfy me. Please suggest alternative medications for this issue.  Read Full »

Dr. Hridyesh Mehra

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I read your query and can understand your concern. The probable causes for your weak sexual life may be erectile dysfunction or performance pressure. Well, as you have tried a lot of medications, now it is time to switch to natural remedies. So I suggest the follow...  Read Full »

Do you need a prescription for tablet Diazepam?

Query: Hello doctor, I wanted to know whether I could get tablet Diazepam without a prescription. I took it six years ago for my anxiety disorder and lower back spasm after an injury. I currently take Salbutamol. Thanks.   Read Full »

Dr. Sugreev Singh

Answer: Hi, Welcome to Thank you for writing, and I understand your concern. Without a prescription, it will be tough for you to get the medication. So, let me prescribe you other medicine which will help out in this condition. For anti-anxiety pills, you will have to meet a doctor in ...  Read Full »

What are the side effects of taking Ashwagandha and Brahmi with Levetiracetam?

Query: Hi doctor, I was unconscious for 1 to 1.5 minutes, and my body temperature fell. I made a tight fist during unconsiousness. After that, I had a feeling of vomiting and acidity. At the age of two, I had a fever, and my face became white, and I took medications for 4.5 years. I take one tablet of Tor...  Read Full »

Dr. Hitesh Kumar

Answer: Hi, Welcome to There are side effects of every medicine (belonging to every pathies, either be allopathy, Ayurveda, homeopathy). Tablet Levetiracetam also has the own side effects profile, which may happen to a person and may not occur to another person. And every patient does not ge...  Read Full »

How can I overcome the warming effects of Ashwagandha?

Query: Hello doctor, I am a 38 year old male. I started taking Ashwagandha 500 mg per day, a few months ago, and it improved my memory, attention, etc. But after a month, I began to have night sweats, agitation, weird sensations in the neck area and protruding eyes. I have read that Ashwagandha is excess ...  Read Full »

Dr. Rahul Rathee

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I can understand your concern. I have carefully read all the details provided by you and here is the solution. Never take Ashwagandha with ghee. Take it with cold milk, without sugar. Take Ashwagandha only three days a week, taking it continuously in high doses for too...  Read Full »

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