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VITAQTEN TABLET has the following salts in its composition

 1) Coenzyme Q10  2) CARTANOIDS 3) Vitamin B12 4) Lycopene 5) Biotin 6) Zinc 7) Folic Acid

Uses Of VITAQTEN TABLET

Uses Of Salt: Coenzyme Q10

Co enzyme Q10  is useful in the following conditions:

  • Prevention of heart failure, cancer, muscular dystrophy and periodontal disease.
  • Boosting body energy levels and speedy recovery.
  • Reducing effects of some medications used in other chronic diseases.

Uses Of Salt: Vitamin B12

Mecobalamin is used to treat Vitamin B12 deficiency. 

Uses Of Salt: Lycopene

Lycopene, a naturally occurring chemical responsible for giving the fruits and vegetables the red colour. The antioxidant properties of it are used to manage:

Uses Of Salt: Biotin

Biotin is used to prevent and treat biotin deficiency associated with malnutrition, pregnancy, long-term tube feeding, and rapid weight loss. It’s also used for hair loss, skin rash in infants, brittle nails, diabetes, and mild depression.

Uses Of Salt: Zinc

Zinc  is useful in the following conditions, as it:

  • Reduces risk of infertility, early delivery, oesophageal cancer, diabetes, and aging.
  • Treats diarrhea, Wilson’s disease, age related vision loss, anemia, anorexia, ADHD in children, leprosy, peptic ulcers.
  • Relieves depression, the common cold.
  • Heals burns, diaper rash, foot ulcers due to diabetes, swelling, and ulcers in the mouth due to radiation therapy.
  • Prevents gingivitis, plaque, bad breath, pressure ulcers.
  • Reduces symptoms of sickle cell anemia.

Uses Of Salt: Folic Acid

Folic acid is used for preventing & treating folate deficiency, and its complications, like anaemia, inability of the bowel to absorb nutrients properly. Folic acid is also used for folate deficiency conditions including liver disease, ulcerative colitis, alcoholism, and kidney dialysis.

Pregnant women are advised to take folic acid to prevent miscarriage and neural tube defects. 

Side Effects Of VITAQTEN TABLET

Side Effects Of Salt: Coenzyme Q10

Co enzyme Q10 is usually safe. An overdose can cause:

  • Mild insomnia
  • Elevated levels of liver enzymes

Please consult a physician if the symptoms are persistent.

Side Effects Of Salt: Vitamin B12

Mecobalamin is usually safe. Some people may experience:

  • Headache
  • Swelling
  • Itching
  • Getting nervous or anxious
  • Uncontrollable or Involuntary movements.   

Side Effects Of Salt: Lycopene

Lycopene is generally well-adjusted by the bodies.    

Side Effects Of Salt: Biotin

Biotin is usually safe unless taken in excess.

Side Effects Of Salt: Zinc

Zinc is usually safe, but in some cases (over doses)it may cause:

  • Fatigue
  • Stomach pain
  • Fever
  • Coughing

Side Effects Of Salt: Folic Acid

Some of the side effects (though rare) of Folic Acid are:

  • Constipation
  • Bitter taste in the mouth
  • Nausea
  • Sleeping disturbances
  • Allergic rejection
  • Bloating

Please consult your doctor if you get any of the above side effects, especially if they do not go away within 3-4 days of starting the use.

Contraindications Of VITAQTEN TABLET

Contraindications Of Salt: Coenzyme Q10

Please inform your doctor if you have any of the following conditions:

  • Hyper sensitivity towards the drug co enzyme Q10 or any other allergies.

Contraindications Of Salt: Vitamin B12

Please inform your doctor if you have any of the following conditions:

  • The breast-feeding mothers.
  • If suffering from an infection
  • Low iron or folate level
  • Polycythemia (a bone disease)
  • Optic atrophy (genetic condition that harms the nerve connecting the eye to brain)
  • Blood in urine.

Contraindications Of Salt: Lycopene

Please consult your doctor before consuming Lycopene in the following cases:

  • Pregnancy
  • Prostate cancer.

Contraindications Of Salt: Biotin

Please consult your doctor before consuming in the following conditions:

  • Pregnancy and breastfeeding or planning of childbirth
  • Kidney dialysis
  • Bleeding problems
  • Diabetes
  • Gout
  • Liver, kidney or stomach problems

Contraindications Of Salt: Zinc

Please inform your doctor if you have any of the following conditions:

  • Hyper sensitivity towards zinc or any other allergies.
  • Diabetes
  • HIV / AIDS

Contraindications Of Salt: Folic Acid

  • Antibiotics. Iron decreases the effectiveness of certain types of antibiotics. Hence, there should be a gap of 1-2 hours between iron and antibiotics dose.
  • Bisphosphonates, Levodopa, Levothyroxine, Methyldopa and Mycophenolate Mofetil, Iron might decreases the absorption of these medicines. Hence, if you are taking any medicines containing any of these salts, you should keep a gap of 1-2 hours between any iron supplement and these medicines.

What Is Cancer

Cancer is essentially when there is an abnormal growth of cells in any part of the body. Typically, the body forms new cells to replace the ones that die. When new cells start growing even if you don’t really need them and the old cells don’t die, the extra cells may form a mass known as a tumour (leukaemia is an exception, as in this case cancer prohibits the normal functioning due to the abnormal division of cells in the bloodstream.

These tumours are classified as benign or malignant. Benign tumours are those that remain in one spot and do not grow. These tumours are not cancerous, whereas malignant ones are cancerous. The cells from malignant tumours spread via the lymphatic or blood systems and attack the neighbouring healthy tissues. These cancerous cells may also break away and spread to other parts of the body.

There are over 100 kinds of cancers and cancer can affect any part of the body. Most of the cancers are named after the part of the body where they originate. For instance, if it starts from the lung, it is known as lung cancer, etc. and when cancer spreads from one part of the body to another, it is known as metastasis.

There are broadly 5 groups of cancers:

  • Carcinomas: They occur in cells that cover the external and internal parts of the body such as colon, breast and lung cancer.
  • Sarcomas: These are caused in the cells located in the cartilage, bone, connective tissue, muscle, fat and other supportive tissues.
  • Lymphomas: These cancers usually begin in the immune system tissues and lymph nodes.
  • Adenomas: These are cancers that originate in the pituitary gland, thyroid, adrenal gland and other glandular tissues.
  • Leukaemia:  These cancers begin in the bone marrow and accrue in the bloodstream. 

What Is Heart failure

The pumping action of the heart delivers blood rich in oxygen and nutrients to the cells of the body. And, when the cells get proper blood flow, they are nourished and enable the body to function normally.

Also known as congestive heart failure, when the heart muscle does not pump the blood properly, heart failure occurs. This condition is when the heart is unable to handle the load. Conditions like high blood pressure, a disease of the coronary artery (narrowing of the arteries), etc. makes the heart very weak to pump blood effectively. Heart failure is very a serious and progressive condition and usually does not have a cure. However, even if you have suffered from heart failure, with proper medications and a few lifestyle changes, the conditions can be managed.

Heart failure may be due to a problem in the right ventricle (right side), left ventricle (left side) or may involve both the sides. Commonly, heart failure occurs due to a problem in the left ventricle, which is the main pumping side of the heart. 

The different types of heart failure are:

  • Left side heart failure: The fluid can collect in the lungs resulting in shortness of breath.
  • Right side heart failure: Fluid may collect in the legs, feet, and abdomen and cause swelling.
  • Diastolic heart failure: This is when the left chamber cannot fill or relax completely. This indicates a problem with filling.
  • Systolic heart failure: The left ventricle of the heart cannot contract quickly and this indicates a problem with pumping.  

What Is Anaemia

  • In Anaemia, lesser oxygen is carried around the body by red blood cells. Anemia can be of different types.

What Is Asthma

  • Asthma is a chronic inflammatory condition of the airways in the lungs. Asthma can either be allergic (most common) or non-allergic.
  • Allergic asthma is due to an allergic response known as a type 1 hypersensitivity reaction. People with asthma’s airways are hypersensitive to certain triggers. The allergic reaction causes narrowing of the small airways and leads to "air trapping" (known as an obstructive airway disease)
  • There are different types of asthma- childhood onset asthma (usually before the age of 5), adult-onset asthma, exercise-induced asthma and aspirin induced asthma. Some asthma is known as seasonal asthma and occurs only at certain times of the year, usually with the changing of seasons such as during autumn or spring.
  • Asthma is diagnosed with lung function tests. A spirometer or a PEFM (Peak Expiratory Flow Meter) is used in conjunction with a bronchodilator. The meter is used to assess your lung function before and after inhaling a fast-acting bronchodilator. A diagnosis of asthma is made when there is an improvement in lung function of more than 20% (PEFM) or more than 12%(when using a spirometer) after the bronchodilator is inhaled.
  • Asthma is diagnosed when a patient has suggestive symptoms and a positive bronchodilator test.

What Is Cardiovascular disease

Cardiovascular disease (CVD) can be referred to as heart disease.

This term encompasses a range of different conditions that can all affect your heart and blood vessels (the cardiovascular system)

Many diseases can be listed under this term:

  • This includes physical or structural abnormalities of the heart including congenital defects and heart valve problems
  • Conduction problems of the heart such as abnormal heart rhythms- arrhythmias or atrial fibrillation
  • Diseases of the blood vessels such as atherosclerosis are also part of cardiovascular disease
  • High blood pressure may even be considered under this term, as it is mostly a disease of the heart and blood vessels.
  • Ischaemic Heart Disease (also known as Coronary Artery Disease) is a spectrum of diseases ranging from cardiac chest pain (angina) to myocardial infarction (heart attacks). This also falls under CVD.
  • Different tests are used to diagnose CVD. These include ECGs (Electrocardiograms) where leads are placed on the chest, and the electrical conduction of the heart is measured. This is helpful to diagnose arrhythmias, and features of IHD.
  • A sonar done on the heart is called an echocardiogram. With this test, the heart’s function can be assessed as well as the valves and ventricles visualised. Cardiac defects can also be seen.
  • An MIBI scan can be performed to assess how well the heart’s muscle is functioning and if the blood supply is sufficient (myocardial perfusion).

What Is Cataract

In cataract, the natural lens of the eye (which lies behind pupil and iris) gets clouded. The lens is part of the eye, which helps to focus an image or light on the retina. In a normal eye, light passes through the transparent lens to the retina, where the light gets changed into nerve signals, which are sent to the brain. In order to receive a sharp image by the retina, the lens must be clear. If there is a cataract, the image formed is blurred. A cataract develops over the long period of time. The best way is to wait and watch, till it develops fully. Surgery is the most common treatment of cataract.

It occurs mostly in people above 40 years of age and is a main cause of blindness worldwide. 

What Is Obesity

  • Obesity is defined as the build-up of excessive or abnormal fat that may spoil health. BMI (body mass index) calculated by dividing the body’s mass by the square of body height, gives a rough idea of the tissue mass in an individual and helps in categorizing the individual as being underweight, normal weight or overweight.
  • Obese people are prone to cardiovascular diseases, musculoskeletal abnormalities, and various kinds of cancer. Consuming healthy foods and regular physical activities can help prevent or reduce obesity.    

What Is Skin care

  • Skin care is mutliple activities carried on to ensure healthy looking skin devoid of any diseases and deformities.

What Is Common cold

The common cold is simply referred to as cold as well. The common cold is a contagious disease caused by viruses. It occurs in the upper part of the respiratory tract which affects mainly the nose. The body parts that may get affected by common cold are voice box, sinus, and throat. Symptoms and signs of the common cold may start to appear within two days after the exposure to the virus.The common cold is accompanied by a headache, sneezing, runny nose, sore throat, coughing and sometimes fever as well. Generally, it might take a week to 10 days in the recovery. Some of the symptoms can stay even for three weeks. When the symptoms of common cold worsen, it can turn into Pneumonia.

The force of around 200 viruses is involved for causing the common cold. A virus known as rhinovirus is the most prevalent cause of common cold. Common cold vaccines are not yet available. The antidote of the common cold is also not yet made but relieve to the patients can be provided by treating the symptoms.

In humans, the common cold is one of the most reoccurring infectious diseases. Averagely, an adult may suffer from cold from a couple of times to four times in a year. Cold occurs mainly in winters. 

What Is Diarrhoea

  • Diarrhoea is an increased frequency of bowel movements (stools) and also increased looseness of the motion. Diarrhoea can be due to higher fluid secretion into the intestine, minimal fluid absorption by the intestines or swift passage of stool from the intestine.
  • Acute Diarrhoea stays for 4 to 5 days but the chronic Diarrhoea can last up to 4 weeks. Recurrent and severe Diarrhoea can be a sign of an intestinal disease. 

What Is Infertility

Infertility is a medical condition where a woman is unable to conceive or get pregnant despite one year or longer of unprotected sex. Women or men or both of the partners can be having infertility. If a woman is having infertility disorder then it is termed as female infertility and if men are having infertility disorder then it is termed as male infertility.

Types of infertility

Infertility is divided into two parts:

  • Primary fertility: Primary infertility refers to those who have never been able to get pregnant or conceive a child at least after 1 year of regular unprotected sex
  • Secondary fertility: Secondary infertility refers to those couples who are now unable to conceive after conceiving once.  

Symptoms Treated With VITAQTEN TABLET

What Are The Symptoms Of Cancer

  • Unexplained weight loss
  • Fever
  • Fatigue
  • Pain
  • Changes in the skin

·         Darker skin (hyperpigmentation)

·         Red eyes (erythema)

·         Yellowish eyes and skin (jaundice)

·         Itching (pruritis)

·         Excessive growth of hair

Some other symptoms of cancer are:

  • Change in bladder function or bowel habits (longterm diarrhoea, constipation, pain or blood in urine).
  • Sores that do not heal.
  • White spots on the tongue or white patches inside the mouth (leukoplakia).
  • Unusual discharge or bleeding.
  • Thickening or lump in any part of the body such as breast, testicles, lymph nodes, etc.
  • Long-term indigestion or trouble in swallowing.
  • Any changes in a mole, wart or any changes in the skin.
  • Hoarseness or a nagging cough. 

What Are The Symptoms Of Heart failure

The condition of heart failure can be chronic i.e. ongoing or acute i.e. starts suddenly and the symptoms of heart failure include:

  • Weakness and fatigue
  • Shortness of breath (dyspnea) when you lie down or exert yourself
  • Edema or swelling of feet, legs, and ankles
  • Inability to exercise
  • Irregular or rapid heartbeat
  • Coughing or wheezing with pink or white phlegm tinged with blood
  • Ascites or swelling of abdomen
  • Weight gain due to retention of fluid
  • Urgency to urinate at night
  • Nausea and lack of appetite

Reduced alertness or difficulty in concentration

If heart failure is due to heart attack, then you may experience severe pain in the chest

Acute shortness of breath and coughing foamy, pink phlegm

What Are The Symptoms Of Anaemia

  • Common symptoms of anemia are tiredness, dizziness, and breathlessness.

What Are The Symptoms Of Asthma

  • Symptoms of asthma are typically a wheezy or "tight" chest, shortness of breath and recurrent or persistent coughing that is worse at night and early mornings. Coughing or tight chest are often also present after exercise.
  • Exercise-induced asthma typically only produces symptoms after exercise. 

What Are The Symptoms Of Cardiovascular disease

The symptoms of CVD depend on the condition affecting the cardiovascular system.

Physical or Structural Abnormalities:

  • Valve impairment may present with abnormal heart rhythms, chest pain (angina), dizziness or syncope (fainting/loss of consciousness).
  • Congenital or structural abnormalities will usually present soon after birth. Symptoms include fatigue, bluish discolouration of skin and lips, and failure to thrive (poor weight gain despite adequate caloric intake).
  • A dilated or enlarged heart in cardiomyopathy of cardiac failure may present with swelling of the legs, shortness of breath on exertion, difficulty breathing when lying down and getting tired quickly.
  • Rhythm impairments will usually present with an abnormal heart beat, a feeling that the heart is “racing” in the chest (tachycardia), or an acute awareness of the heart beating quite prominently in the chest (palpitations). Occasional rhythm impairments may cause chest pain or dizziness.
  • Ischaemic Heart Disease (IHD) typical present with chest pain. Chest pain originating from the heart is angina. Stable angina is chest pain that occurs during exercise and typically goes away within 10-20 minutes of resting.
  • Unstable angina is chest pain that presents at rest and lasts more than 20minutes. This may be suggestive of a high risk of myocardial infarction.

What Are The Symptoms Of Cataract

  • Blurry, foggy or cloudy vision.
  • Near-sightedness (especially among older people).
  • Problems with glares during the day, during driving at night.
  • Glasses or contact lenses not working properly.
  • Change in the way you see colors.
  • Double vision (in affected eye).

What Are The Symptoms Of Obesity

  • Abnormal weight
  • Pot belly 

What Are The Symptoms Of Skin care

Everybody wants to look beautiful and skin is the most important part of not only beauty but also a healthy body. Your skin shows how healthy your body is. However, skin is also the most easily affected part of the body if proper care is not taken. Some of the symptoms of poor skin are:

  • Acne, chapped lips, moles, warts
  • Early wrinkles
  • Uneven texture, patches, dryness on the skin, blotchiness.
  • Dark spots or hyperpigmentation
  • Flaky/ scaly skin, rashes 

What Are The Symptoms Of Common cold

After the exposure to the virus, the symptoms may occur in few days. Certain symptoms and signs of the common cold are as followed:

  • Stuffy or a runny nose.
  • Soreness in the throat is felt.
  • Regular coughing.
  • Congestion is experienced in the chest.
  • A mild headache and slight body pain may occur.
  • Continuous sneezing is experienced in some of the cases.
  • A little temperature rise of the body can occur.
  • Feeling of general sickness may be felt.
  • The nose may discharge green or yellow, thicker mucus.
  • Breaths become shorter.
  • Wheezing.
  • Pain in the sinus.
  • Pain in the ear can be experienced.
  • Eyes and eyelids may become heavy.
  • Extreme fussiness may occur.
  • Unusual drowsiness is experienced.
  • Loss of appetite can also be of the symptoms of common cold.
  • Certain complicated symptoms that may occur along the common cold:

There are fewer chances of such complications but sometimes cold gets worse and reaches to one’s ears, sinuses, or chest.

  • Ear infection: The main signs of ear infection are yellow or green nasal discharge and aching ears. It commonly occurs in small children.
  • Sinusitis: When a common cold stays for a longer period then the chances of sinusitis increases. Symptoms of sinusitis may include infected and inflamed sinuses.
  • Asthma: Wheezing or difficulty in breathing may be provoked by a common cold.
  • Chest infection: Infections like bronchitis and pneumonia can be caused by prolonged common cold.
  • Strep throat: Common cold is accompanied by strep throat infection. In this condition, throat becomes sore along with coughing.

What Are The Symptoms Of Diarrhoea

  • Loose, watery stools.
  • Cramps in abdomen leading to abdominal pains.
  • Frequent bowel movements.
  • Urgent need to pass bowls
  • Blood in stool (sometimes)
  • Bloating 

What Are The Symptoms Of Infertility

Not able to conceive after one year of regular unprotected sex is the topmost symptom of infertility.

Symptoms may vary both men and women.

Symptoms of infertility in men are:

  • Low sperm count
  • Less libido or changes in sexual desire
  • Erectile dysfunction, small and firm testicles.
  • Premature aging
  • Poor ejaculation

Symptoms of infertility in women:

  • Changes in  menstrual cycle
  • Missed periods or heavy or light periods
  • Pain during periods
  • Unexplained weight gain
  • Loss of hair
  • The unwanted growth of hair
  • Sudden acne
  • Changes in gut

Causes of diseases where VITAQTEN TABLET is used

What Are The Causes Of Cancer

  • Exposure to toxic compounds or chemicals like benzene, asbestos, nickel, tobacco, etc.
  • Ionising Radiation: UV rays from the sun, gamma rays, uranium and radon radiation, etc.
  • Pathogens: HPV, herpes, hepatitis viruses, etc.
  • Genetics: Cancers like ovarian, breast, skin, prostate, colorectal cancers and melanoma are linked to human genes and are inherited from members of the family. 

What Are The Causes Of Heart failure

There are many conditions that can weaken or damage your heart and result in heart failure and some of the causes are:

  • Heart attack and coronary heart disease
  • Damaged heart valves due to heart infection, heart defect or coronary heart disease
  • Hypertension or high blood pressure
  • Cardiomyopathy or damage of the heart muscle due to diseases and infections, smoking, abuse of alcohol and drugs, chemotherapy drugs and genetic factors.
  • Myocarditis (inflammation of heart muscle).
  • Congenital heart defects (born with heart defects).
  • Heart arrhythmias or abnormal rhythms of the heart.
  • Other diseases like HIV, diabetes, hyperthyroidism, hypothyroidism, hemochromatosis (iron build-up) and amyloidosis (protein build-up).
  • Severe infections, viruses attacking the heart muscle, blood clots occurring in the lungs, allergic reactions, illness affecting entire body or certain medications.
  • Obesity

What Are The Causes Of Anaemia

  • Deficiency of nutrients like iron, folic acid, vitamin B 12, sickle cell anemia (a genetic blood disorder) or kidney disease can be amongst few causes of anemia.
  • The type of food you eat also affects the absorption of iron and folic acid.

What Are The Causes Of Asthma

  • Mostly asthma starts in childhood and is often outgrown in early adulthood. Some asthmatics may, however, need treatment lifelong.
  • Asthma has a strong genetic component and is part of the so-called "atopic triad" in childhood which includes allergic rhinitis, atopic dermatitis (eczema) and asthma.
  • Early insult to a child's lungs such as neonatal pneumonia or bronchitis may play a role in developing asthma later.
  • People with asthma have individual triggers. These triggers are commonly sensitivities to house-dust mites, grass, pollen, animal dander, dairy, wheat, nuts and soy products. Chest infections, cold air or air pollution can also trigger an attack.
  • Adult onset starts in the early twenties. There is speculation about possible causes; genetics, smoking and a history of allergies seem to play the biggest part. It affects females more than males.
  • Asthma can be caused/ triggered due to any of the following reasons:

                 1. Airborne substances like pollen, dust mites, pet dander or particles of cockroach waste.

                 2. Respiratory infections such as common cold

                 3. Exercise-induced asthma

                 4. Cold air

                 5. Air pollutants like smoke

                 6. Certain medications including beta blockers, aspirin, ibuprofen  and naproxen

                 7. Strong emotions, stress

                 8. Foods which contain Sulphites and preservatives

                 9. Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)

Asthma is a combination of environmental and genetic factors, as many people live in same conditions. Still, some people get asthma and some don’t.

What Are The Causes Of Cardiovascular disease

Atherosclerosis is the underlying cause of cardiovascular diseases such as IHD. Atherosclerosis is a hardening of the lining of blood vessels (called the endothelium). Smoking, high cholesterol levels, high blood pressure, being overweight and a diet high in fatty acids are contributing causes of atherosclerosis.

Abnormal heart rhythms can be caused by genetic heart defects, IHD, some medications, electrolytes abnormalities (such as potassium or magnesium), emotional or physical stress or excessive use of caffeine or alcohol. Electrical conduction abnormalities can cause arrhythmias. These can be born defects or can develop over time.

The cause of cardiomyopathy, a thickening or enlarging of the heart muscle, may be a congenital condition. High blood pressure or hardening of blood vessels may also contribute to dilatation of the heart.

Valve disease can be congenital, due to infections such as rheumatic fever or disorders affecting the body’s connective tissue.

What Are The Causes Of Cataract

The lens in the eye is made mostly from water and protein. A cataract occurs when the lumps of protein start accumulating and clouding the lens. Some f the causes of cataract are:

  • Age- related.
  • Injury to the eye can also cause cataract.
  • Congenital cataracts, which may be caused due to poor development in the womb, infection or injury during pregnancy. Such children are born with the cataract.
  • Certain diseases like diabetes.
  • Exposure to radiation, ultra violet rays, taking medicines like corticosteroids or diuretics. 

What Are The Causes Of Obesity

  • The major reason that leads to over-weight or obesity is the imbalance between the calories consumed and the calories burnt. The intake of high energy foods and the sedentary lifestyles has led to the global widespread of obesity.    

What Are The Causes Of Skin care

Skin problems are mostly symptoms of the problem within the body. Some of the causes of poor skin health are:

  • Drinking less water (leading to dehydrated body)
  • Poor diet, eating too much of junk food
  • Too much of sun exposure, smoking, drinking alcohol
  • Stress, less physical rest
  • Pollution, not washing your face frequently
  • Using too much of make-up, using poor quality of makeup products, not removing makeup before sleeping
  • Any skin disease, any problem like imbalance of hormones

What Are The Causes Of Common cold

  • The common cold is the infection causes in the upper-respiratory tract. It is caused by the attack of the viruses. It is a myth that not wearing enough cloth in winters or cold weather causes the cold. Some of the ways one can catch infections are as follows:
  • Exposure to the virus by touching any contaminated object like cell phone remote controls, laptops, etc. or any virus containing surface like door knobs, taps, etc.
  • Close contact with an infected person.
  • Using the personal belongings of a person suffering from the common cold like the towel, clothes, etc.
  • A mild infection may be caused in adults by three types of viruses responsible foe cold. However, in old people, children, and individuals with a weak immune system it can cause serious lower respiratory tract problem. Also, patients with heart and lung diseases, asthmatic patients, and premature babies are at a higher risk of getting the complications like pneumonia and bronchitis. 

What Are The Causes Of Diarrhoea

  • The main cause is the virus that infects gut. However various other causes are an allergy to a food, alcohol, diabetes, diabetes to the intestines, medications, Laxatives, radiation therapy, running, surgery, cancers, troublesome nutrition absorption.

What Are The Causes Of Infertility

The causes of infertility can be different for both men and women.

Causes of infertility in women:

  • Damage or Blockage in the Fallopian tube
  • Ovulation disorders, disorders of uterus or cervical
  • Endometriosis, pelvic adhesions
  • Early Menopause or ovarian insufficiency
  • Any sexually transmitted disease

Causes of infertility in men:

  • Low sperm count
  • Disorder in sperm transport
  • Sexual disorder, any sexually transmitted disease

Worst Foods With VITAQTEN TABLET

What Are The Worst Foods For Cancer

  • Avoid calorie-dense, fatty foods like chips, French fries, doughnuts, pastries, ice creams, etc. as they cause weight gain and obesity, which are the main cause of cancer.
  • Reduce or eliminate your consumption of sugar and sugary foods and beverages like sports drinks, soft drinks, etc. as sugar boosts the insulin and suppresses the immune system and also feeds the cancer cells.
  • Reduce or eliminate processed meats that are smoked, cured salted or preserved like sausages, hot dogs, bacon, lunch meats, etc. as they increase the risk of cancer. 
  • Avoid creamy dressings, sauces and dips as they are high in calories and can cause weight gain.
  • Avoid red meat as these meats increase the risk of cancer.
  • Avoid genetically modified (GMO) foods as they will worsen the effects of cancer.
  • Avoid soybean oil or corn oil as these can suppress the immune system further, especially if the oils are hydrogenated. 
  • Avoid drinking alcohol as it can cause liver, oesophageal and breast cancer.

What Are The Worst Foods For Heart failure

  • Avoid trans fats in the food you eat. Avoid eating baked foods like margarine, cakes, pastries, fried fast foods, frozen pizzas, cookies, etc.
  • Avoid meats that are high in fat like prime cuts, hamburgers, etc.
  • Reduce the amount of cheese you eat, especially the ones that contain salt. 
  • Avoid processed foods like hot dogs, bacon, canned foods, ramen, soups, macaroni, and cheese, etc.
  • Avoid condiments like pickles, mustard, sauces with salt, etc.
  • Avoid salt or salty foods or reduce the amount of salt used in your cooking (limit amount of salt and sodium to around 1500-2000 mg per day).
  • Avoid sugary foods and foods that do not have any nutrition such as sodas, fast food, candy, etc. 

What Are The Worst Foods For Anaemia

  • Junk food.
  • Coffee, tea, red wine as these inhibit the absorption of iron.
  • White bread.
  • Sugar
  • Desserts

What Are The Worst Foods For Asthma

  • Foods with preservatives added to them
  • Wine, beer
  • Shrimps
  • Pickles
  • Eggs (for children, as some children are allergic to eggs)
  • Peanuts
  • Excessive salt in food
  • Oily, fatty foods

What Are The Worst Foods For Cardiovascular disease

  • Foods that are high in saturated fatty acids.
  • Full-cream dairy products.
  • Red meat should be used in moderation as it increases cholesterol levels and contributes to high blood pressure.

What Are The Worst Foods For Cataract

All foods, which are not good for maintaining the healthy body, are prohibited for maintaining eye health also. The list of unhealthy foods is junk foods, caffeine, saturated fats, alcohol and fast foods etc. 

What Are The Worst Foods For Obesity

To manage overweight and obesity, following foods must be avoided:

  • Sweetened beverages
  • Refined grains
  • Large amounts of fruit juice
  • Potatoes
  • Red meat and the processed meat
  • Highly processed foods    

What Are The Worst Foods For Skin care

  • Reduce sugar intake.
  • Fast food, junk food.
  • Cow’s milk (Sometimes cow’s milk is taken from pregnant cows. It has increased levels of hormones, which in turn can cause acne). 

What Are The Worst Foods For Common cold

Some of the foods to cut down to curb common cold and its symptoms are as follows:

  • Avoid consuming alcoholic beverages: Immunity of one’s body gets weakened by alcohol, also body experiences dehydration. Such conditions make one even more vulnerable to common cold. So, one should not consume alcohol, especially in a hefty amount to prevent the common cold. Some of the beverages to avoid are beer, wine, tequila, vodka, and whiskey.
  • Dairy Products: The Dairy product should be cut down during the common cold, as consuming dairy items may worsen the mucus formation. Excessive mucus causes the common cold to irritate even more. Some of the dairy products that one should avoid completely are milkshakes, cold coffee, milk ice creams, butter, cheese, yoghurt, cream, pudding, and other milk desserts.
  • Packed Juices: When one is suffering from the common cold he/she must stay away from packed fruit juices as they consist of high amount of added sugar. Sugar decreases the efficiency of WBC to fight against infections. The Vitamin C benefits from the packed juice are cancelled by excessive sugar present in them.   

What Are The Worst Foods For Diarrhoea

Don’t consume the following if suffering from Diarrhoea:

  • Fatty foods as they make Diarrhoea worse
  • Dairy products except for yogurt, as Diarrhoea leads to lactose intolerance
  • Alcohol and caffeinated drinks act as dehydrating agents
  • Artificial sweeteners have a laxative effect on the digestive system.
  • Foods leading to the excess of intestinal gas as beans, cabbage, cauliflower and broccoli.
  • Tainted foods prone to mishandling like fish or meat. 

What Are The Worst Foods For Infertility

  • Avoid all trans-fats and processed foods because these increase the insulin in the body and results into obesity also.
  • Caffeine: Increases the risk of miscarriages.
  • Smoking and alcohol: These have a negative effect on fertility.
  • Sugary products and high carbohydrates: These increases the blood glucose level and can cause ovulatory infertility.
  • Seafood: These are rich in mercuric content and so can lead to infertility. 

Do's With Usage of VITAQTEN TABLET

What Are The Things One Should Do To Manage Cancer

  • Maintaining a healthy body weight is very important to reduce the risk of cancer and other chronic diseases. Being overweight or obese increases the risk of various cancers such as colon, rectum, breast, endometrium, oesophagus, kidney and pancreas cancers.
  • Use healthy cooking methods like broiling, baking, steaming and poaching of foods instead of frying or charbroiling to prevent weight gain and obesity.
  • Protect yourself from the sun by using sunscreen or hats or scarves to prevent the risk of skin cancer.
  • Go in for regular screening tests for cancer every year after the age of 40.
  • Use the techniques of self-examination every month that may help to detect lumps that may indicate breast cancer in women and prostate or testicular cancer in men.
  • If you are suffering from cancer, you may feel fatigue and weak. Have plenty of rest but at the same lead an active life. 

What Are The Things One Should Do To Manage Heart failure

Making certain lifestyle changes can help to prevent heart failure such as:

  • Controlling problems like diabetes and hypertension.
  • Eating healthy.
  • Being physically active.
  • Maintaining a healthy weight.
  • Use healthy methods of cooking like baking, boiling, steaming, grilling, etc. instead of frying. 

What Are The Things One Should Do To Manage Anaemia

  • Use iron utensils for cooking as food cooked in iron vessel automatically gathers iron from the vessel and makes food iron rich.
  • To improve absorption of iron in your body, take it with foods rich in vitamin C (like oranges, lemon)
  • Find out the exact reason of anemia as your food choice will depend upon the real cause of anemia. E.g., patients with anemia caused by celiac disease should avoid eating gluten rich foods (like wheat, oats. Etc.), which others should continue with gluten. 

What Are The Things One Should Do To Manage Asthma

  • Identify your asthma triggers and avoid them.
  • Always cover yourself fully (especially chest, feet and ears) before going out in cold weather.
  • Avoid exercises beyond your physical stamina. Do not over exert.
  • Always wear pollution mask if you are staying in high pollution area.
  • If asthma is hampering your day to day activities, pl. consult your doctor as he might change your medication.
  • Wash your bed sheets and pillow covers every week in hot water to get rid of dust mites.
  • Reduce stress.·        
  • Consult your general practitioner or paediatrician early if your child shows symptoms of asthma.  Asthma can be potentially life-threatening, especially in an acute episode.
  • Make sure your asthma is controlled. Follow-up with your doctor six months to review and adjust your treatment is necessary. If your asthma is well controlled, your doctor may consider tapering down your treatment.
  • Consider doing an allergy test- blood or skin prick. If you have allergic asthma, it will be helpful to know what the triggers are and how to avoid them

What Are The Things One Should Do To Manage Cardiovascular disease

Lifestyle changes are of utmost importance- this includes weight loss, dietary changes, and stress reduction.

Depending on your condition, light to moderate exercise 3 times a week may be recommended. It is important first to clear it with your doctor before you exercise if you have a heart condition.

Stress management. Stress increases the workload on your heart and over time may contribute to the development of cardiovascular diseases. It is important to manage stress well when suffering from any heart condition. Mindfulness, meditation and relaxation techniques, may be necessary. Consider changing your work environment if this is your largest stressor.

The heavier your weight, the greater your risk for cardiovascular disease. Body Mass Index (BMI) is a score calculated based on your weight and height. A BMI of 21-25 is considered healthy. Above 25 your risk for CVD increases. If you suffer from CVD, weight loss is of great importance.

What Are The Things One Should Do To Manage Cataract

  • Always wear sunglasses and wide hat to avoid effects of ultra violet sun rays.
  • Keep your diabetes under control.
  • Eye exercise for 15 minutes a day keeps eyes healthy for longer periods.
  • Visit your eye specialist regularly to identify symptoms of cataract or any other eye problem.

What Are The Things One Should Do To Manage Obesity

To prevent or reduce obesity, do the following:

  • Regular exercise
  • Consume vegetable-based oils rather than animal-based oils.
  • Take adequate sleep    

What Are The Things One Should Do To Manage Skin care

  • Drink lots of water.
  • Whether you have acne or not, keep your face clean. Cleanse at least twice a day.
  • Use natural cleansers to clean your face.
  • Exercise and relax.
  • Use only good quality skin care products.
  • Find out the exact cause of your skin problem as skin problems can be caused due to hormonal changes, taking contraceptive pills, stress, smoking, over exposure to sun etc. Identify the root cause and make your treatment plan accordingly. 

What Are The Things One Should Do To Manage Common cold

The tips that one should follow while suffering from common cold are as follows:

  • Keep one’s hands clean: Keep the hands clean by sanitizing them or washing them, as it helps to avoid the transferring of cold causing viruses. Especially, clean one’s hands after visiting public places like movie hall, shopping complex, gym, airport, and railway station. As these places contain a lot of germs.
  • Usage of disposables is recommended and encouraged if anyone from the family is suffering from common cold. By doing this one can prevent infection from spreading. After the usage disposables should be put into trash cans. One must particularly use disposable crockery like cups, plates, spoons and glasses, paper tissues. 
  • Maintain the hygiene of one’s dwelling place:  One should keep the house area germ free by cleaning it thoroughly with disinfectants. One must take care of cleaning the most touched things in the house like remote control, laptop, cell phone, etc. It helps to avoid viral infection, which includes common cold.
  • In the case of children suffering from common cold, clean his/her toys and utility items properly.
  • Keep the towels and clothes separate for the person suffering from common cold.
  • Maintaining a healthy and good lifestyle is important. One must exercise, take healthy meals, and sleep properly to boost up the immune system. Body’s immunity helps to fight the common cold and other infection.
  • Keep the stress in control: Stress is one of the major factors that weaken one’s immunity; hence one should try to relax. Good immunity means increases in the efficiency to fight with germs that cause the common cold.
  • Make swimming a habit: People are prone to common cold should try swimming and make it a habit. Doing so can improvise the flow of blood in the nasal tract.

What Are The Things One Should Do To Manage Diarrhoea

To prevent diarrhoea, follow:

  • Keep the food preparation area neat and tidy.
  • Thaw frozen food in the refrigerator.
  • Consume clean water.
  • Wash the fruits and vegetables thoroughly.
  • Cook meat thoroughly.    

What Are The Things One Should Do To Manage Infertility

  • Do start a healthy diet: Eating a healthy and nutritious diet will help in carrying the pregnancy to full term. Don’t wait for the pregnancy to occur. Before you get pregnant start taking healthy diet which body needs.
  • Maintain healthy body weight: Having excess or low body weight can delay your pregnancy.
  • Exercise regularly: Staying fit and active will help to conceive more quickly.
  • Keep track of your menstrual cycle: A women should keep the track of her menstrual cycle to check her most ovulating days.
  • Use of supplements: To prepare the body for pregnancy necessary supplements including multivitamins and minerals should be added to the diet.

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What Are The Things One Should Avoid To Manage Cancer

  • Avoid smoking and tobacco products.
  • Avoid large portion sizes of foods and choose low-calorie foods.  

What Are The Things One Should Avoid To Manage Heart failure

  • Don't take stress
  • Avoid smoking and if you do, quit completely. 

What Are The Things One Should Avoid To Manage Anaemia

  • Avoid taking iron with calcium rich foods, coffee, tea as these hinder the absorption of iron in the body. Take these items at different times.
  • Do yoga regularly as it increases the RBC count and also purifies the blood.
  • Exercise regularly, as it causes hunger, which in turn improves your food intake. 

What Are The Things One Should Avoid To Manage Asthma

  • Avoid pets.
  • Remove carpets and soft toys from the room of your child as these accumulate dust, dust mites which trigger an asthma attack.
  • Avoid dampness in the house. Let fresh air come in. Keep all areas of your house dry.
  • Do not smoke, avoid being close to people who smoke.
  • Avoid burning of incense (Pooja agarbatti) at home, since it triggers an asthma attack.
  • Avoid going to kitchen when food is being cooked, especially frying etc.·       
  • Do not delay seeking treatment when you suspect to have a chest infection. Because your airways are hyper reactive, an infection can easily trigger an acute asthma attack.
  • Do not leave your house without your reliever pump or allow your medication to run out. An acute episode can occur at any time and may be fatal.
  • Do not smoke if you have asthma or smoke around your child who has asthma. Passive smoking's effects are just as harmful.

What Are The Things One Should Avoid To Manage Cardiovascular disease

  • Never leave any symptoms of possible heart disease untreated, as it may be potentially fatal. If you suffer from any of the symptoms discussed above consult a doctor.
  • Do not take heart disease lightly. Follow the recommendations of your doctor carefully.

What Are The Things One Should Avoid To Manage Cataract

  • Avoid taking corticosteroid for long periods.
  • Avoid smoking as it results in increased risk of getting the cataract.
  • Don’t eat junk food.

What Are The Things One Should Avoid To Manage Obesity

  • Decrease the energy intake from total sugars and fats.
  • Never skip breakfast as skipping breakfast makes you consume more calories during the day. 

What Are The Things One Should Avoid To Manage Skin care

  • Use make-up sparingly.
  • Avoid using fragrances, pomades, or gels on your hair. If they get on your face, they can block your skin's pores and irritate your skin. 
  • Avoid touching your skin part which has acne, rashes. It can spread the bacteria, and also irritate the already inflamed facial skin.
  • Do not sleep with make-up on.

What Are The Things One Should Avoid To Manage Common cold

One must avoid a few things when attached by the common cold. Some such things are as follows:

  • Do not touch one’s face, particularly the eye, mouth, and nose area, when exposed to the people suffering from common cold.
  • Do not smoke: Smoking a cigar or a cigarette may disturb the air passage and increase the chances of the common cold, and certain other infections. Passive smokers are also at a risk of catching a common cold. Hence, smoking should be completely avoided.
  • Avoid going to the work place:  Since common cold is a contagious disease, one should avoid visiting public places. Also, some rest is advised during common cold accompanied by fever. 
  • Do not travel by air: When suffering from common cold, one should not take flights. Increase in pressure while flying can make the ear drum rupture if one is congested. Also, dry air of the plane may irritate the inflamed nasal track and enhances the chance of bleeding nose.
  • Do not drive when feeling drowsy: Lack of sleep caused due to blocked nose and inability to breathe properly can make one feel drowsy all the time. Also, certain medicines prescribed in common cold have sedatives in them, which may cause drowsiness. Driving in such state may be proved hazardous, hence avoid driving in such illness. 
  • Avoid sexual activities: Although indulging in sexual activities is said to be an immunity booster, but it may cause the transmission of common cold causes viruses. Especially, kissing a healthy partner by the infected partner may result in the transferring of the germs. Hence, one should restrict from sexual activities.    

What Are The Things One Should Avoid To Manage Diarrhoea

To prevent diarrhoea, follow:

  • Don’t consume stale food.
  • Avoid uncooked foods when out.
  • Don’t eat uncooked eggs.
  • Avoid unpasteurized dairy products.    

What Are The Things One Should Avoid To Manage Infertility

  • Don’t smoke: It can make you infertile and can delay your conception. It can lead to miscarriages and premature labor pain.
  • Don’t consume alcohol: Excess intake reduces the sperm count in men and egg production in women. So it should be avoided.
  • Don’t eat processed or fried food: Such food can make you obese and can increase the risk of getting infertile.
  • Don’t take stress: Stress can also make you infertile for a temporary period of time.
  • Don’t consume caffeine: This can lead to low sperm count and cause miscarriages also.

Other Useful Tips With Usage OfVITAQTEN TABLET

What Are The Tips For Cancer

  • Foods like ginseng, green tea, aloe vera, lycopene, vitamins and dietary supplements are sometimes used as an alternative treatment for cancer. However, before using any of these as a remedy for cancer, check with your doctor.
  • Acupuncture has been used in many instances to treat cancer as an alternative therapy. However, before you decide to go in for such therapies, do consult with your doctor.
  • There are a few vaccines that can help to prevent cancer. You can check these out and take the vaccines as recommended.
  • Don’t be stressed or anxious. Take up yoga or meditation that can help you deal with any stress.
  • Mental health counselling, relaxation exercises and stress management can help you manage fatigue and help you overcome it.
  • Take up activities that will help to distract you from your illness like gardening, bird watching, walking in the park, photography, etc. 

What Are The Tips For Heart failure

Some home remedies for heart failure are:

  • Garlic is very beneficial for problems like high cholesterol, blood pressure, coronary heart disease, etc. It also helps to prevent the hardening of arteries (atherosclerosis) and improves blood circulation. You can eat 1-2 fresh cloves of garlic every day or you can take garlic supplements instead.
  • Hawthorn is an excellent herb for the cardiovascular system and can be beneficial in the case of heart failure. The herb helps to improve the contractions of the cardiac muscles resulting in stronger pumping and also increases the flow of blood to the heart. Hawthorn also helps to enhance the cardiac output and performance and reduces the load on the heart.
  • Research has found that extract from the Chinese hibiscus flow has anti-atherosclerosis effects and the flower has antioxidants that help to prevent bad cholesterol, the main cause of heart failure. You can drink herbal tea made by boiling petals of hibiscus in water with a teaspoon of raw honey once in a week for beneficial effects.
  • Turmeric is found to be very beneficial for heart health and can prevent atherosclerosis.  The curcumin present in turmeric helps to keep the heart healthy by preventing the oxidation of cholesterol, formation of clots and plaque build-up. Using turmeric in your cooking regularly is a good idea. Or, you can boil a teaspoon of turmeric in a cup of milk or water and drink it 1-2 times in a day for a few months for excellent benefits. You can also have turmeric in the form of a supplement too.
  • Cayenne pepper is excellent for the treatment of circulatory and heart problems. The compound capsaicin present in cayenne helps to lower cholesterol levels and prevent the irregular rhythms of the heart. You can add ½ - 1 teaspoon of cayenne pepper to a glass of hot water and drink it 2-3 times in a week or you can take cayenne supplements. 

What Are The Tips For Asthma

Having a nebuliser at home will be helpful for acute asthmatic episodes.

What Are The Tips For Cardiovascular disease

A supplement called coenzyme Q10 has shown an increase in cardiovascular performance. Discuss with your doctor before taking supplements.

What Are The Tips For Skin care

  • Exfoliate your face with scrub made for face.
  • De-germ your cell phone. 

What Are The Tips For Common cold

  • Take some steam: Blocked nose can be opened up by taking steam. There are a lot of steamers available in market these days, which makes easy to breathe in the steam. If a steamer is not available, then one can take steam from boiling water’s pot. Always remember to breathe through the nose while taking steam. Also, be careful as the steam can burn the nose badly. One can add a few prescribed medicines to the boiling water for better results.
  • Blow the mucus out: During a typical cold, excessive mucus is formed. Hence, it is important to blow it out instead of sniffing it back to the nasal passage. But be careful as blowing the nose too hard can make the germs enter to the ear passage that may lead to ear infections and ear ache.  The right way of blowing nose is to press one finger on one of the nostrils and gently blow the other one.  
  • Use Salt-Water or Saline Spray to rinse:  These may help to ease the congestion by breaking it up.

What Are The Tips For Diarrhoea

Following precautions can be taken to prevent Diarrhoea:

  • Wash your hands before eating and after using the bathroom.
  • Wash your hands after touching your pet or their waste.
  • Use soap for about 20 seconds while washing hands, in the case of absence of soap use sanitizer.
  • Keep children away from putting contaminated objects into their mouths.    

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Uses Of VITAQTEN TABLET

Uses Of Salt: Coenzyme Q10

Co enzyme Q10  is useful in the following conditions:

  • Prevention of heart failure, cancer, muscular dystrophy and periodontal disease.
  • Boosting body energy levels and speedy recovery.
  • Reducing effects of some medications used in other chronic diseases.
Uses Of Salt: Vitamin B12

Mecobalamin is used to treat Vitamin B12 deficiency. 

Uses Of Salt: Lycopene

Lycopene, a naturally occurring chemical responsible for giving the fruits and vegetables the red colour. The antioxidant properties of it are used to manage:

Uses Of Salt: Biotin

Biotin is used to prevent and treat biotin deficiency associated with malnutrition, pregnancy, long-term tube feeding, and rapid weight loss. It’s also used for hair loss, skin rash in infants, brittle nails, diabetes, and mild depression.

Uses Of Salt: Zinc

Zinc  is useful in the following conditions, as it:

  • Reduces risk of infertility, early delivery, oesophageal cancer, diabetes, and aging.
  • Treats diarrhea, Wilson’s disease, age related vision loss, anemia, anorexia, ADHD in children, leprosy, peptic ulcers.
  • Relieves depression, the common cold.
  • Heals burns, diaper rash, foot ulcers due to diabetes, swelling, and ulcers in the mouth due to radiation therapy.
  • Prevents gingivitis, plaque, bad breath, pressure ulcers.
  • Reduces symptoms of sickle cell anemia.
Uses Of Salt: Folic Acid

Folic acid is used for preventing & treating folate deficiency, and its complications, like anaemia, inability of the bowel to absorb nutrients properly. Folic acid is also used for folate deficiency conditions including liver disease, ulcerative colitis, alcoholism, and kidney dialysis.

Pregnant women are advised to take folic acid to prevent miscarriage and neural tube defects. 

Side Effects Of VITAQTEN TABLET

Sideeffect Of Salt: Coenzyme Q10

Co enzyme Q10 is usually safe. An overdose can cause:

  • Mild insomnia
  • Elevated levels of liver enzymes

Please consult a physician if the symptoms are persistent.

Sideeffect Of Salt: Vitamin B12

Mecobalamin is usually safe. Some people may experience:

  • Headache
  • Swelling
  • Itching
  • Getting nervous or anxious
  • Uncontrollable or Involuntary movements.   
Sideeffect Of Salt: Lycopene

Lycopene is generally well-adjusted by the bodies.    

Sideeffect Of Salt: Biotin

Biotin is usually safe unless taken in excess.

Sideeffect Of Salt: Zinc

Zinc is usually safe, but in some cases (over doses)it may cause:

  • Fatigue
  • Stomach pain
  • Fever
  • Coughing
Sideeffect Of Salt: Folic Acid

Some of the side effects (though rare) of Folic Acid are:

  • Constipation
  • Bitter taste in the mouth
  • Nausea
  • Sleeping disturbances
  • Allergic rejection
  • Bloating

Please consult your doctor if you get any of the above side effects, especially if they do not go away within 3-4 days of starting the use.

Contraindications Of VITAQTEN TABLET

Contraindications Of Salt: Coenzyme Q10

Please inform your doctor if you have any of the following conditions:

  • Hyper sensitivity towards the drug co enzyme Q10 or any other allergies.
Contraindications Of Salt: Vitamin B12

Please inform your doctor if you have any of the following conditions:

  • The breast-feeding mothers.
  • If suffering from an infection
  • Low iron or folate level
  • Polycythemia (a bone disease)
  • Optic atrophy (genetic condition that harms the nerve connecting the eye to brain)
  • Blood in urine.
Contraindications Of Salt: Lycopene

Please consult your doctor before consuming Lycopene in the following cases:

  • Pregnancy
  • Prostate cancer.
Contraindications Of Salt: Biotin

Please consult your doctor before consuming in the following conditions:

  • Pregnancy and breastfeeding or planning of childbirth
  • Kidney dialysis
  • Bleeding problems
  • Diabetes
  • Gout
  • Liver, kidney or stomach problems
Contraindications Of Salt: Zinc

Please inform your doctor if you have any of the following conditions:

  • Hyper sensitivity towards zinc or any other allergies.
  • Diabetes
  • HIV / AIDS
Contraindications Of Salt: Folic Acid
  • Antibiotics. Iron decreases the effectiveness of certain types of antibiotics. Hence, there should be a gap of 1-2 hours between iron and antibiotics dose.
  • Bisphosphonates, Levodopa, Levothyroxine, Methyldopa and Mycophenolate Mofetil, Iron might decreases the absorption of these medicines. Hence, if you are taking any medicines containing any of these salts, you should keep a gap of 1-2 hours between any iron supplement and these medicines.

Best Foods With VITAQTEN TABLET

What Are The Best Foods For Cancer

  • Eat nutrient-rich foods like fruits, vegetables, legumes like beans and peas and other high-calories foods as this helps to prevent putting on weight, obesity and the risk of cancer.
  • Eat lean meats like poultry, fish, etc. instead of red meat like pork, lamb and beef to prevent weight gain and the risk of cancers.
  • Eat whole fruits and vegetables. If you are drinking juice, then drink only 100% fresh fruit and vegetable juices.
  • Choose whole grains and whole grain products like whole grain pasta, cereals, and bread. Eat brown rice instead of white rice. These are healthier alternatives and prevents the risk of cancers.
  • Drink plenty of water and healthy juices. It is very important to stay hydrated if you are having cancer.

What Are The Best Foods For Heart failure

  • Switch to lean meats like chicken, fish, turkey, etc. and cook them without adding fat.
  • Eat fresh or frozen vegetables and fruits as they contain less sodium.
  • Use monounsaturated and polyunsaturated fats like olive oil, canola oil, etc. and avoid the use of saturated fats to reduce your cholesterol levels.
  • To add flavor to your foods, add spices, herbs, vinegar, lime or lemon juice, etc. instead of salt-based condiments and flavorings. 
  • Eat unsalted nuts, fruits, and vegetables as a snack.
  • Consume fat-free or low-fat milk and dairy products.
  • Stick to whole grain bread and cereals. 

What Are The Best Foods For Anaemia

  • Maintain the healthy diet, especially foods containing iron, Vitamin B12 (Eggs, Cheese, Milk, Meats like beef, lamb, pork, Fish, Fortified breakfast cereals).
  • Eat lots of leafy vegetables like spinach.
  • Fruits like Pomegranates.
  • Beetroot and sesame seeds are considered the wonder food for treating anemia.

What Are The Best Foods For Asthma

There are certain food items, which are commonly available in every household and are extremely effective in reducing the seriousness of asthma. Some best foods for asthma are given below:

  • Garlic: Boiled in water, mixed with honey, it helps in reducing airway contraction.
  • Mustard oil: Mix camphor in hot mustard oil and apply in on the chest, back and neck.
  • Figs: Soak 3 pieces overnight in water and eat it empty stomach next day.
  • Fresh Garlic: 2-3 cloves a day.
  • Hot coffee.
  • Eucalyptus Oil: It has decongestant properties. Add 2-3 drops of eucalyptus oil in the pot of hot boiling water and inhale the steam.
  • Honey
  • Onions, Apples, carrots, melon, Avocados.
  • Flax seeds.

What Are The Best Foods For Cardiovascular disease

  • A diet full of fresh fruits and vegetables.
  • Legumes such as chickpeas, lentils, and beans help to lower cholesterol.
  • High fibre grains such as whole grain bread, pasta. Oatmeal helps to lower cholesterol. It contains a product called beta-glucan that contributes to lower LDL (the "bad cholesterol).
  • Healthy oils such as virgin olive, coconut and almond oils.
  • Avocados are high in healthy unsaturated fats.
  • Fish high in omega three such as tuna and salmon. The Heart Association recommends eating fatty fish at least twice a week.
  • Dark chocolate (more than 70%). Cocoa is a high antioxidant. It contains a bioactive component called flavonoids. It is a great free radical scavenger.
  • Fruits those are high in antioxidants such as blueberries, red grapes, and pomegranates.

What Are The Best Foods For Cataract

  • Beta-carotene rich foods like kale, carrots, sweet potatoes, spinach, turnip and butternut squash are known to prevent cataract.
  • 250 mg of daily vitamin C helps in slowing growth of cataract. Foods rich in vitamin C are oranges, guavas, dark leafy greens, bell peppers, broccoli, sprouts, kiwi, Brussels and papaya.
  • Salmon, rich in astaxanthin.
  • Green tea
  • Walnuts, rich in anti-oxidants, omega 3 fatty acids, vitamin E.
  • Carrots, rich in lutein.
  • Avocados, rich in lutein, vitamin B6, vitamin C, vitamin E, and beta-carotene, — all helpful in preventing cataracts. 
  • Vitamin B2 and B 3 rich foods like lean beef, lamb, mushrooms, low-fat milk, chicken, kidney beans, peanuts.
  • Vitamin A rich foods.

What Are The Best Foods For Obesity

Foods recommended to manage overweight and obesity:

  • Foods with the high quantity of fibre as a fibre is bulky and takes longer to digest, therefore you feel full for a longer period of time. Fibre rich foods are fruits and vegetables, breakfast cereals, whole wheat bread or pasta.
  • Calcium acts with the hormones to elevate the fat metabolism, so calcium rich foods like yoghurt, cheese, kale, broccoli, milk, sardines, salmon and mackerel must be consumed.
  • Plant-based foods have high amounts of fibre, calcium, vitamin d and potassium, so must be consumed over high-calorie foods.
  • Low-calorie foods but with high nutrient value like most fruits and vegetables, whole grains, and randomly lean, baked or broiled meat can be consumed. 

What Are The Best Foods For Skin care

  • Eat lots of fruits and vegetables:
  • Vitamin A (sweet potatoes, red chili peppers, butternut squash, lettuce, spinach, broccoli, collard greens, and carrots),
  • Vitamin C (green leafy vegetables, oranges, cabbage, fortified cereals, lemon, papaya, juices),
  • Vitamin E, Vitamin B 12 (Beef, mutton, egg, liver, milk and cheese).

What Are The Best Foods For Common cold

Food to be consumed for preventing and treating common cold are as follows: 

  • Hydrating fluids: Dried out nasal passage and throat can encourage the growth and survival of flu and cold germs. Hence, it is important to consume lots of fluid all the time to maintain the moisture of mucous membrane. The moist mucous membrane can trap the germs easily and does not let them enter the respiratory system. Then these viruses can be blown out or can be ingested in the digestive system. These viruses get killed by the acids in the stomach; hence do not let one fall sick. Keep oneself well-hydrated not just prevent the common cold but also, pacify the symptoms. When one suffering from strep throat, he/she can mix a little honey in warm water to get some relief.  Some of the fluids one can consume are fresh fruit juices (especially rich in vitamin C, water, and decaffeinated tea.)  One’s goal should be the consumption of 8-10 glasses of fluid or water.
  • Chicken soup: Chicken soup is packed with a number of benefits, out of which curing and easing of the common cold is one benefit. Chicken soup consumption may increase the body temperature, which is favourable for the viruses; hence chicken soup eliminates the viruses from the body. Also, hot chicken soup melts down the mucus and eases the symptoms of common cold. Try homemade chicken soup as it is better than packed ones. Chicken soup has elements that may boost up one’s immunity, which rather helps them to fight with cold causing viruses.
  • Garlic: Garlic has an element known as allicin, which has antimicrobial properties. Hence, it helps to safeguard the body from fungi, viruses, and bacteria. One can chew a raw clove after every few hours, or it can be added to other food items like chicken soup.
  • Vitamin C rich foods: The most common element found in citrus fruits is vitamin C. It acts as an antioxidant, which may decrease the symptoms of common cold up to 23%. According to a study 1-8 grams of vitamin C is sufficient to work on the symptoms of common cold. This particular quantity of vitamin C can be obtained from certain vegetables like tomatoes, sweet potatoes, broccoli and red bell-peppers, Brussel sprouts, and citrus fruits.
  • Ginger: Ginger not only relieves the itchiness of the throat; it also helps to kill the cause of the infection A chemical known as sesquiterpenes is present in ginger. This compound particularly attacks the rhinoviruses, which is one of the major causes of a common cold. 
  • Honey: Honey is known for its miraculous benefits for various health issues. The common cold is also one of the problems that can be treated by the consumption of honey. Honey is packed with a lot of antioxidants and also has antimicrobial properties, which make it a perfect element to fight common cold causing viruses. It forms a coating on one’s throat helping to soothe the symptom of a sore throat as well as it has healing properties that contribute to healing the sore throat. 

What Are The Best Foods For Diarrhoea

If suffering from diarrhoea consume the following:

  • Probiotics rich foods like yoghurt
  • Bland foods like boiled potatoes, toast, plain crackers, pretzels, baked chicken devoid of skin or fat
  • Plain Rice
  • Bananas
  • Oatmeal
  • Applesauce

What Are The Best Foods For Infertility

  • Healthy unsaturated fats: These will maintain insulin level and will help to conceive.
  • Fruits and vegetables: Include products rich in fiber such as fruits, vegetables, whole grains in your diet as these are easily digestible and do not increase the insulin levels. These help to achieve fertility.
  • Whole milk: Consuming whole milk and yogurt can help to conceive and attain healthy pregnancy.
  • Vegetables such cabbage, broccoli, potatoes, yam, tomatoes, sprouts are the good sources of vitamin c, iron, and folate. These are necessary to achieve fertility.
  • Fruits such as berries, pomegranate, avocado, and banana are the rich sources of vitamin e, vitamin , and energy.They also contain antioxidants which prevent the risks of miscarriages. 

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What Are The Worst Foods For Cancer

  • Avoid calorie-dense, fatty foods like chips, French fries, doughnuts, pastries, ice creams, etc. as they cause weight gain and obesity, which are the main cause of cancer.
  • Reduce or eliminate your consumption of sugar and sugary foods and beverages like sports drinks, soft drinks, etc. as sugar boosts the insulin and suppresses the immune system and also feeds the cancer cells.
  • Reduce or eliminate processed meats that are smoked, cured salted or preserved like sausages, hot dogs, bacon, lunch meats, etc. as they increase the risk of cancer. 
  • Avoid creamy dressings, sauces and dips as they are high in calories and can cause weight gain.
  • Avoid red meat as these meats increase the risk of cancer.
  • Avoid genetically modified (GMO) foods as they will worsen the effects of cancer.
  • Avoid soybean oil or corn oil as these can suppress the immune system further, especially if the oils are hydrogenated. 
  • Avoid drinking alcohol as it can cause liver, oesophageal and breast cancer.

What Are The Worst Foods For Heart failure

  • Avoid trans fats in the food you eat. Avoid eating baked foods like margarine, cakes, pastries, fried fast foods, frozen pizzas, cookies, etc.
  • Avoid meats that are high in fat like prime cuts, hamburgers, etc.
  • Reduce the amount of cheese you eat, especially the ones that contain salt. 
  • Avoid processed foods like hot dogs, bacon, canned foods, ramen, soups, macaroni, and cheese, etc.
  • Avoid condiments like pickles, mustard, sauces with salt, etc.
  • Avoid salt or salty foods or reduce the amount of salt used in your cooking (limit amount of salt and sodium to around 1500-2000 mg per day).
  • Avoid sugary foods and foods that do not have any nutrition such as sodas, fast food, candy, etc. 

What Are The Worst Foods For Anaemia

  • Junk food.
  • Coffee, tea, red wine as these inhibit the absorption of iron.
  • White bread.
  • Sugar
  • Desserts

What Are The Worst Foods For Asthma

  • Foods with preservatives added to them
  • Wine, beer
  • Shrimps
  • Pickles
  • Eggs (for children, as some children are allergic to eggs)
  • Peanuts
  • Excessive salt in food
  • Oily, fatty foods

What Are The Worst Foods For Cardiovascular disease

  • Foods that are high in saturated fatty acids.
  • Full-cream dairy products.
  • Red meat should be used in moderation as it increases cholesterol levels and contributes to high blood pressure.

What Are The Worst Foods For Cataract

All foods, which are not good for maintaining the healthy body, are prohibited for maintaining eye health also. The list of unhealthy foods is junk foods, caffeine, saturated fats, alcohol and fast foods etc. 

What Are The Worst Foods For Obesity

To manage overweight and obesity, following foods must be avoided:

  • Sweetened beverages
  • Refined grains
  • Large amounts of fruit juice
  • Potatoes
  • Red meat and the processed meat
  • Highly processed foods    

What Are The Worst Foods For Skin care

  • Reduce sugar intake.
  • Fast food, junk food.
  • Cow’s milk (Sometimes cow’s milk is taken from pregnant cows. It has increased levels of hormones, which in turn can cause acne). 

What Are The Worst Foods For Common cold

Some of the foods to cut down to curb common cold and its symptoms are as follows:

  • Avoid consuming alcoholic beverages: Immunity of one’s body gets weakened by alcohol, also body experiences dehydration. Such conditions make one even more vulnerable to common cold. So, one should not consume alcohol, especially in a hefty amount to prevent the common cold. Some of the beverages to avoid are beer, wine, tequila, vodka, and whiskey.
  • Dairy Products: The Dairy product should be cut down during the common cold, as consuming dairy items may worsen the mucus formation. Excessive mucus causes the common cold to irritate even more. Some of the dairy products that one should avoid completely are milkshakes, cold coffee, milk ice creams, butter, cheese, yoghurt, cream, pudding, and other milk desserts.
  • Packed Juices: When one is suffering from the common cold he/she must stay away from packed fruit juices as they consist of high amount of added sugar. Sugar decreases the efficiency of WBC to fight against infections. The Vitamin C benefits from the packed juice are cancelled by excessive sugar present in them.   

What Are The Worst Foods For Diarrhoea

Don’t consume the following if suffering from Diarrhoea:

  • Fatty foods as they make Diarrhoea worse
  • Dairy products except for yogurt, as Diarrhoea leads to lactose intolerance
  • Alcohol and caffeinated drinks act as dehydrating agents
  • Artificial sweeteners have a laxative effect on the digestive system.
  • Foods leading to the excess of intestinal gas as beans, cabbage, cauliflower and broccoli.
  • Tainted foods prone to mishandling like fish or meat. 

What Are The Worst Foods For Infertility

  • Avoid all trans-fats and processed foods because these increase the insulin in the body and results into obesity also.
  • Caffeine: Increases the risk of miscarriages.
  • Smoking and alcohol: These have a negative effect on fertility.
  • Sugary products and high carbohydrates: These increases the blood glucose level and can cause ovulatory infertility.
  • Seafood: These are rich in mercuric content and so can lead to infertility. 

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What Are The Symptoms Of Cancer

  • Unexplained weight loss
  • Fever
  • Fatigue
  • Pain
  • Changes in the skin

·         Darker skin (hyperpigmentation)

·         Red eyes (erythema)

·         Yellowish eyes and skin (jaundice)

·         Itching (pruritis)

·         Excessive growth of hair

Some other symptoms of cancer are:

  • Change in bladder function or bowel habits (longterm diarrhoea, constipation, pain or blood in urine).
  • Sores that do not heal.
  • White spots on the tongue or white patches inside the mouth (leukoplakia).
  • Unusual discharge or bleeding.
  • Thickening or lump in any part of the body such as breast, testicles, lymph nodes, etc.
  • Long-term indigestion or trouble in swallowing.
  • Any changes in a mole, wart or any changes in the skin.
  • Hoarseness or a nagging cough. 

What Are The Symptoms Of Heart failure

The condition of heart failure can be chronic i.e. ongoing or acute i.e. starts suddenly and the symptoms of heart failure include:

  • Weakness and fatigue
  • Shortness of breath (dyspnea) when you lie down or exert yourself
  • Edema or swelling of feet, legs, and ankles
  • Inability to exercise
  • Irregular or rapid heartbeat
  • Coughing or wheezing with pink or white phlegm tinged with blood
  • Ascites or swelling of abdomen
  • Weight gain due to retention of fluid
  • Urgency to urinate at night
  • Nausea and lack of appetite

Reduced alertness or difficulty in concentration

If heart failure is due to heart attack, then you may experience severe pain in the chest

Acute shortness of breath and coughing foamy, pink phlegm

What Are The Symptoms Of Anaemia

  • Common symptoms of anemia are tiredness, dizziness, and breathlessness.

What Are The Symptoms Of Asthma

  • Symptoms of asthma are typically a wheezy or "tight" chest, shortness of breath and recurrent or persistent coughing that is worse at night and early mornings. Coughing or tight chest are often also present after exercise.
  • Exercise-induced asthma typically only produces symptoms after exercise. 

What Are The Symptoms Of Cardiovascular disease

The symptoms of CVD depend on the condition affecting the cardiovascular system.

Physical or Structural Abnormalities:

  • Valve impairment may present with abnormal heart rhythms, chest pain (angina), dizziness or syncope (fainting/loss of consciousness).
  • Congenital or structural abnormalities will usually present soon after birth. Symptoms include fatigue, bluish discolouration of skin and lips, and failure to thrive (poor weight gain despite adequate caloric intake).
  • A dilated or enlarged heart in cardiomyopathy of cardiac failure may present with swelling of the legs, shortness of breath on exertion, difficulty breathing when lying down and getting tired quickly.
  • Rhythm impairments will usually present with an abnormal heart beat, a feeling that the heart is “racing” in the chest (tachycardia), or an acute awareness of the heart beating quite prominently in the chest (palpitations). Occasional rhythm impairments may cause chest pain or dizziness.
  • Ischaemic Heart Disease (IHD) typical present with chest pain. Chest pain originating from the heart is angina. Stable angina is chest pain that occurs during exercise and typically goes away within 10-20 minutes of resting.
  • Unstable angina is chest pain that presents at rest and lasts more than 20minutes. This may be suggestive of a high risk of myocardial infarction.

What Are The Symptoms Of Cataract

  • Blurry, foggy or cloudy vision.
  • Near-sightedness (especially among older people).
  • Problems with glares during the day, during driving at night.
  • Glasses or contact lenses not working properly.
  • Change in the way you see colors.
  • Double vision (in affected eye).

What Are The Symptoms Of Obesity

  • Abnormal weight
  • Pot belly 

What Are The Symptoms Of Skin care

Everybody wants to look beautiful and skin is the most important part of not only beauty but also a healthy body. Your skin shows how healthy your body is. However, skin is also the most easily affected part of the body if proper care is not taken. Some of the symptoms of poor skin are:

  • Acne, chapped lips, moles, warts
  • Early wrinkles
  • Uneven texture, patches, dryness on the skin, blotchiness.
  • Dark spots or hyperpigmentation
  • Flaky/ scaly skin, rashes 

What Are The Symptoms Of Common cold

After the exposure to the virus, the symptoms may occur in few days. Certain symptoms and signs of the common cold are as followed:

  • Stuffy or a runny nose.
  • Soreness in the throat is felt.
  • Regular coughing.
  • Congestion is experienced in the chest.
  • A mild headache and slight body pain may occur.
  • Continuous sneezing is experienced in some of the cases.
  • A little temperature rise of the body can occur.
  • Feeling of general sickness may be felt.
  • The nose may discharge green or yellow, thicker mucus.
  • Breaths become shorter.
  • Wheezing.
  • Pain in the sinus.
  • Pain in the ear can be experienced.
  • Eyes and eyelids may become heavy.
  • Extreme fussiness may occur.
  • Unusual drowsiness is experienced.
  • Loss of appetite can also be of the symptoms of common cold.
  • Certain complicated symptoms that may occur along the common cold:

There are fewer chances of such complications but sometimes cold gets worse and reaches to one’s ears, sinuses, or chest.

  • Ear infection: The main signs of ear infection are yellow or green nasal discharge and aching ears. It commonly occurs in small children.
  • Sinusitis: When a common cold stays for a longer period then the chances of sinusitis increases. Symptoms of sinusitis may include infected and inflamed sinuses.
  • Asthma: Wheezing or difficulty in breathing may be provoked by a common cold.
  • Chest infection: Infections like bronchitis and pneumonia can be caused by prolonged common cold.
  • Strep throat: Common cold is accompanied by strep throat infection. In this condition, throat becomes sore along with coughing.

What Are The Symptoms Of Diarrhoea

  • Loose, watery stools.
  • Cramps in abdomen leading to abdominal pains.
  • Frequent bowel movements.
  • Urgent need to pass bowls
  • Blood in stool (sometimes)
  • Bloating 

What Are The Symptoms Of Infertility

Not able to conceive after one year of regular unprotected sex is the topmost symptom of infertility.

Symptoms may vary both men and women.

Symptoms of infertility in men are:

  • Low sperm count
  • Less libido or changes in sexual desire
  • Erectile dysfunction, small and firm testicles.
  • Premature aging
  • Poor ejaculation

Symptoms of infertility in women:

  • Changes in  menstrual cycle
  • Missed periods or heavy or light periods
  • Pain during periods
  • Unexplained weight gain
  • Loss of hair
  • The unwanted growth of hair
  • Sudden acne
  • Changes in gut

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What Are The Causes Of Cancer

  • Exposure to toxic compounds or chemicals like benzene, asbestos, nickel, tobacco, etc.
  • Ionising Radiation: UV rays from the sun, gamma rays, uranium and radon radiation, etc.
  • Pathogens: HPV, herpes, hepatitis viruses, etc.
  • Genetics: Cancers like ovarian, breast, skin, prostate, colorectal cancers and melanoma are linked to human genes and are inherited from members of the family. 

What Are The Causes Of Heart failure

There are many conditions that can weaken or damage your heart and result in heart failure and some of the causes are:

  • Heart attack and coronary heart disease
  • Damaged heart valves due to heart infection, heart defect or coronary heart disease
  • Hypertension or high blood pressure
  • Cardiomyopathy or damage of the heart muscle due to diseases and infections, smoking, abuse of alcohol and drugs, chemotherapy drugs and genetic factors.
  • Myocarditis (inflammation of heart muscle).
  • Congenital heart defects (born with heart defects).
  • Heart arrhythmias or abnormal rhythms of the heart.
  • Other diseases like HIV, diabetes, hyperthyroidism, hypothyroidism, hemochromatosis (iron build-up) and amyloidosis (protein build-up).
  • Severe infections, viruses attacking the heart muscle, blood clots occurring in the lungs, allergic reactions, illness affecting entire body or certain medications.
  • Obesity

What Are The Causes Of Anaemia

  • Deficiency of nutrients like iron, folic acid, vitamin B 12, sickle cell anemia (a genetic blood disorder) or kidney disease can be amongst few causes of anemia.
  • The type of food you eat also affects the absorption of iron and folic acid.

What Are The Causes Of Asthma

  • Mostly asthma starts in childhood and is often outgrown in early adulthood. Some asthmatics may, however, need treatment lifelong.
  • Asthma has a strong genetic component and is part of the so-called "atopic triad" in childhood which includes allergic rhinitis, atopic dermatitis (eczema) and asthma.
  • Early insult to a child's lungs such as neonatal pneumonia or bronchitis may play a role in developing asthma later.
  • People with asthma have individual triggers. These triggers are commonly sensitivities to house-dust mites, grass, pollen, animal dander, dairy, wheat, nuts and soy products. Chest infections, cold air or air pollution can also trigger an attack.
  • Adult onset starts in the early twenties. There is speculation about possible causes; genetics, smoking and a history of allergies seem to play the biggest part. It affects females more than males.
  • Asthma can be caused/ triggered due to any of the following reasons:

                 1. Airborne substances like pollen, dust mites, pet dander or particles of cockroach waste.

                 2. Respiratory infections such as common cold

                 3. Exercise-induced asthma

                 4. Cold air

                 5. Air pollutants like smoke

                 6. Certain medications including beta blockers, aspirin, ibuprofen  and naproxen

                 7. Strong emotions, stress

                 8. Foods which contain Sulphites and preservatives

                 9. Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)

Asthma is a combination of environmental and genetic factors, as many people live in same conditions. Still, some people get asthma and some don’t.

What Are The Causes Of Cardiovascular disease

Atherosclerosis is the underlying cause of cardiovascular diseases such as IHD. Atherosclerosis is a hardening of the lining of blood vessels (called the endothelium). Smoking, high cholesterol levels, high blood pressure, being overweight and a diet high in fatty acids are contributing causes of atherosclerosis.

Abnormal heart rhythms can be caused by genetic heart defects, IHD, some medications, electrolytes abnormalities (such as potassium or magnesium), emotional or physical stress or excessive use of caffeine or alcohol. Electrical conduction abnormalities can cause arrhythmias. These can be born defects or can develop over time.

The cause of cardiomyopathy, a thickening or enlarging of the heart muscle, may be a congenital condition. High blood pressure or hardening of blood vessels may also contribute to dilatation of the heart.

Valve disease can be congenital, due to infections such as rheumatic fever or disorders affecting the body’s connective tissue.

What Are The Causes Of Cataract

The lens in the eye is made mostly from water and protein. A cataract occurs when the lumps of protein start accumulating and clouding the lens. Some f the causes of cataract are:

  • Age- related.
  • Injury to the eye can also cause cataract.
  • Congenital cataracts, which may be caused due to poor development in the womb, infection or injury during pregnancy. Such children are born with the cataract.
  • Certain diseases like diabetes.
  • Exposure to radiation, ultra violet rays, taking medicines like corticosteroids or diuretics. 

What Are The Causes Of Obesity

  • The major reason that leads to over-weight or obesity is the imbalance between the calories consumed and the calories burnt. The intake of high energy foods and the sedentary lifestyles has led to the global widespread of obesity.    

What Are The Causes Of Skin care

Skin problems are mostly symptoms of the problem within the body. Some of the causes of poor skin health are:

  • Drinking less water (leading to dehydrated body)
  • Poor diet, eating too much of junk food
  • Too much of sun exposure, smoking, drinking alcohol
  • Stress, less physical rest
  • Pollution, not washing your face frequently
  • Using too much of make-up, using poor quality of makeup products, not removing makeup before sleeping
  • Any skin disease, any problem like imbalance of hormones

What Are The Causes Of Common cold

  • The common cold is the infection causes in the upper-respiratory tract. It is caused by the attack of the viruses. It is a myth that not wearing enough cloth in winters or cold weather causes the cold. Some of the ways one can catch infections are as follows:
  • Exposure to the virus by touching any contaminated object like cell phone remote controls, laptops, etc. or any virus containing surface like door knobs, taps, etc.
  • Close contact with an infected person.
  • Using the personal belongings of a person suffering from the common cold like the towel, clothes, etc.
  • A mild infection may be caused in adults by three types of viruses responsible foe cold. However, in old people, children, and individuals with a weak immune system it can cause serious lower respiratory tract problem. Also, patients with heart and lung diseases, asthmatic patients, and premature babies are at a higher risk of getting the complications like pneumonia and bronchitis. 

What Are The Causes Of Diarrhoea

  • The main cause is the virus that infects gut. However various other causes are an allergy to a food, alcohol, diabetes, diabetes to the intestines, medications, Laxatives, radiation therapy, running, surgery, cancers, troublesome nutrition absorption.

What Are The Causes Of Infertility

The causes of infertility can be different for both men and women.

Causes of infertility in women:

  • Damage or Blockage in the Fallopian tube
  • Ovulation disorders, disorders of uterus or cervical
  • Endometriosis, pelvic adhesions
  • Early Menopause or ovarian insufficiency
  • Any sexually transmitted disease

Causes of infertility in men:

  • Low sperm count
  • Disorder in sperm transport
  • Sexual disorder, any sexually transmitted disease

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What Are The Things One Should Do To Manage Cancer

  • Maintaining a healthy body weight is very important to reduce the risk of cancer and other chronic diseases. Being overweight or obese increases the risk of various cancers such as colon, rectum, breast, endometrium, oesophagus, kidney and pancreas cancers.
  • Use healthy cooking methods like broiling, baking, steaming and poaching of foods instead of frying or charbroiling to prevent weight gain and obesity.
  • Protect yourself from the sun by using sunscreen or hats or scarves to prevent the risk of skin cancer.
  • Go in for regular screening tests for cancer every year after the age of 40.
  • Use the techniques of self-examination every month that may help to detect lumps that may indicate breast cancer in women and prostate or testicular cancer in men.
  • If you are suffering from cancer, you may feel fatigue and weak. Have plenty of rest but at the same lead an active life. 

What Are The Things One Should Do To Manage Heart failure

Making certain lifestyle changes can help to prevent heart failure such as:

  • Controlling problems like diabetes and hypertension.
  • Eating healthy.
  • Being physically active.
  • Maintaining a healthy weight.
  • Use healthy methods of cooking like baking, boiling, steaming, grilling, etc. instead of frying. 

What Are The Things One Should Do To Manage Anaemia

  • Use iron utensils for cooking as food cooked in iron vessel automatically gathers iron from the vessel and makes food iron rich.
  • To improve absorption of iron in your body, take it with foods rich in vitamin C (like oranges, lemon)
  • Find out the exact reason of anemia as your food choice will depend upon the real cause of anemia. E.g., patients with anemia caused by celiac disease should avoid eating gluten rich foods (like wheat, oats. Etc.), which others should continue with gluten. 

What Are The Things One Should Do To Manage Asthma

  • Identify your asthma triggers and avoid them.
  • Always cover yourself fully (especially chest, feet and ears) before going out in cold weather.
  • Avoid exercises beyond your physical stamina. Do not over exert.
  • Always wear pollution mask if you are staying in high pollution area.
  • If asthma is hampering your day to day activities, pl. consult your doctor as he might change your medication.
  • Wash your bed sheets and pillow covers every week in hot water to get rid of dust mites.
  • Reduce stress.·        
  • Consult your general practitioner or paediatrician early if your child shows symptoms of asthma.  Asthma can be potentially life-threatening, especially in an acute episode.
  • Make sure your asthma is controlled. Follow-up with your doctor six months to review and adjust your treatment is necessary. If your asthma is well controlled, your doctor may consider tapering down your treatment.
  • Consider doing an allergy test- blood or skin prick. If you have allergic asthma, it will be helpful to know what the triggers are and how to avoid them

What Are The Things One Should Do To Manage Cardiovascular disease

Lifestyle changes are of utmost importance- this includes weight loss, dietary changes, and stress reduction.

Depending on your condition, light to moderate exercise 3 times a week may be recommended. It is important first to clear it with your doctor before you exercise if you have a heart condition.

Stress management. Stress increases the workload on your heart and over time may contribute to the development of cardiovascular diseases. It is important to manage stress well when suffering from any heart condition. Mindfulness, meditation and relaxation techniques, may be necessary. Consider changing your work environment if this is your largest stressor.

The heavier your weight, the greater your risk for cardiovascular disease. Body Mass Index (BMI) is a score calculated based on your weight and height. A BMI of 21-25 is considered healthy. Above 25 your risk for CVD increases. If you suffer from CVD, weight loss is of great importance.

What Are The Things One Should Do To Manage Cataract

  • Always wear sunglasses and wide hat to avoid effects of ultra violet sun rays.
  • Keep your diabetes under control.
  • Eye exercise for 15 minutes a day keeps eyes healthy for longer periods.
  • Visit your eye specialist regularly to identify symptoms of cataract or any other eye problem.

What Are The Things One Should Do To Manage Obesity

To prevent or reduce obesity, do the following:

  • Regular exercise
  • Consume vegetable-based oils rather than animal-based oils.
  • Take adequate sleep    

What Are The Things One Should Do To Manage Skin care

  • Drink lots of water.
  • Whether you have acne or not, keep your face clean. Cleanse at least twice a day.
  • Use natural cleansers to clean your face.
  • Exercise and relax.
  • Use only good quality skin care products.
  • Find out the exact cause of your skin problem as skin problems can be caused due to hormonal changes, taking contraceptive pills, stress, smoking, over exposure to sun etc. Identify the root cause and make your treatment plan accordingly. 

What Are The Things One Should Do To Manage Common cold

The tips that one should follow while suffering from common cold are as follows:

  • Keep one’s hands clean: Keep the hands clean by sanitizing them or washing them, as it helps to avoid the transferring of cold causing viruses. Especially, clean one’s hands after visiting public places like movie hall, shopping complex, gym, airport, and railway station. As these places contain a lot of germs.
  • Usage of disposables is recommended and encouraged if anyone from the family is suffering from common cold. By doing this one can prevent infection from spreading. After the usage disposables should be put into trash cans. One must particularly use disposable crockery like cups, plates, spoons and glasses, paper tissues. 
  • Maintain the hygiene of one’s dwelling place:  One should keep the house area germ free by cleaning it thoroughly with disinfectants. One must take care of cleaning the most touched things in the house like remote control, laptop, cell phone, etc. It helps to avoid viral infection, which includes common cold.
  • In the case of children suffering from common cold, clean his/her toys and utility items properly.
  • Keep the towels and clothes separate for the person suffering from common cold.
  • Maintaining a healthy and good lifestyle is important. One must exercise, take healthy meals, and sleep properly to boost up the immune system. Body’s immunity helps to fight the common cold and other infection.
  • Keep the stress in control: Stress is one of the major factors that weaken one’s immunity; hence one should try to relax. Good immunity means increases in the efficiency to fight with germs that cause the common cold.
  • Make swimming a habit: People are prone to common cold should try swimming and make it a habit. Doing so can improvise the flow of blood in the nasal tract.

What Are The Things One Should Do To Manage Diarrhoea

To prevent diarrhoea, follow:

  • Keep the food preparation area neat and tidy.
  • Thaw frozen food in the refrigerator.
  • Consume clean water.
  • Wash the fruits and vegetables thoroughly.
  • Cook meat thoroughly.    

What Are The Things One Should Do To Manage Infertility

  • Do start a healthy diet: Eating a healthy and nutritious diet will help in carrying the pregnancy to full term. Don’t wait for the pregnancy to occur. Before you get pregnant start taking healthy diet which body needs.
  • Maintain healthy body weight: Having excess or low body weight can delay your pregnancy.
  • Exercise regularly: Staying fit and active will help to conceive more quickly.
  • Keep track of your menstrual cycle: A women should keep the track of her menstrual cycle to check her most ovulating days.
  • Use of supplements: To prepare the body for pregnancy necessary supplements including multivitamins and minerals should be added to the diet.

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What Are The Things One Should Avoid To Manage Cancer

  • Avoid smoking and tobacco products.
  • Avoid large portion sizes of foods and choose low-calorie foods.  

What Are The Things One Should Avoid To Manage Heart failure

  • Don't take stress
  • Avoid smoking and if you do, quit completely. 

What Are The Things One Should Avoid To Manage Anaemia

  • Avoid taking iron with calcium rich foods, coffee, tea as these hinder the absorption of iron in the body. Take these items at different times.
  • Do yoga regularly as it increases the RBC count and also purifies the blood.
  • Exercise regularly, as it causes hunger, which in turn improves your food intake. 

What Are The Things One Should Avoid To Manage Asthma

  • Avoid pets.
  • Remove carpets and soft toys from the room of your child as these accumulate dust, dust mites which trigger an asthma attack.
  • Avoid dampness in the house. Let fresh air come in. Keep all areas of your house dry.
  • Do not smoke, avoid being close to people who smoke.
  • Avoid burning of incense (Pooja agarbatti) at home, since it triggers an asthma attack.
  • Avoid going to kitchen when food is being cooked, especially frying etc.·       
  • Do not delay seeking treatment when you suspect to have a chest infection. Because your airways are hyper reactive, an infection can easily trigger an acute asthma attack.
  • Do not leave your house without your reliever pump or allow your medication to run out. An acute episode can occur at any time and may be fatal.
  • Do not smoke if you have asthma or smoke around your child who has asthma. Passive smoking's effects are just as harmful.

What Are The Things One Should Avoid To Manage Cardiovascular disease

  • Never leave any symptoms of possible heart disease untreated, as it may be potentially fatal. If you suffer from any of the symptoms discussed above consult a doctor.
  • Do not take heart disease lightly. Follow the recommendations of your doctor carefully.

What Are The Things One Should Avoid To Manage Cataract

  • Avoid taking corticosteroid for long periods.
  • Avoid smoking as it results in increased risk of getting the cataract.
  • Don’t eat junk food.

What Are The Things One Should Avoid To Manage Obesity

  • Decrease the energy intake from total sugars and fats.
  • Never skip breakfast as skipping breakfast makes you consume more calories during the day. 

What Are The Things One Should Avoid To Manage Skin care

  • Use make-up sparingly.
  • Avoid using fragrances, pomades, or gels on your hair. If they get on your face, they can block your skin's pores and irritate your skin. 
  • Avoid touching your skin part which has acne, rashes. It can spread the bacteria, and also irritate the already inflamed facial skin.
  • Do not sleep with make-up on.

What Are The Things One Should Avoid To Manage Common cold

One must avoid a few things when attached by the common cold. Some such things are as follows:

  • Do not touch one’s face, particularly the eye, mouth, and nose area, when exposed to the people suffering from common cold.
  • Do not smoke: Smoking a cigar or a cigarette may disturb the air passage and increase the chances of the common cold, and certain other infections. Passive smokers are also at a risk of catching a common cold. Hence, smoking should be completely avoided.
  • Avoid going to the work place:  Since common cold is a contagious disease, one should avoid visiting public places. Also, some rest is advised during common cold accompanied by fever. 
  • Do not travel by air: When suffering from common cold, one should not take flights. Increase in pressure while flying can make the ear drum rupture if one is congested. Also, dry air of the plane may irritate the inflamed nasal track and enhances the chance of bleeding nose.
  • Do not drive when feeling drowsy: Lack of sleep caused due to blocked nose and inability to breathe properly can make one feel drowsy all the time. Also, certain medicines prescribed in common cold have sedatives in them, which may cause drowsiness. Driving in such state may be proved hazardous, hence avoid driving in such illness. 
  • Avoid sexual activities: Although indulging in sexual activities is said to be an immunity booster, but it may cause the transmission of common cold causes viruses. Especially, kissing a healthy partner by the infected partner may result in the transferring of the germs. Hence, one should restrict from sexual activities.    

What Are The Things One Should Avoid To Manage Diarrhoea

To prevent diarrhoea, follow:

  • Don’t consume stale food.
  • Avoid uncooked foods when out.
  • Don’t eat uncooked eggs.
  • Avoid unpasteurized dairy products.    

What Are The Things One Should Avoid To Manage Infertility

  • Don’t smoke: It can make you infertile and can delay your conception. It can lead to miscarriages and premature labor pain.
  • Don’t consume alcohol: Excess intake reduces the sperm count in men and egg production in women. So it should be avoided.
  • Don’t eat processed or fried food: Such food can make you obese and can increase the risk of getting infertile.
  • Don’t take stress: Stress can also make you infertile for a temporary period of time.
  • Don’t consume caffeine: This can lead to low sperm count and cause miscarriages also.

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