Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
172 Doctors are Online

Diet and treatment for renal calculi - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
User rating for this question
Excellent Posted in: Kidney Conditions
Answered by

General & Family Physician
Practicing since : 2004
Answered : 1723 Questions
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can I help you?
Doctor :   It shows you have moved away from the chat, so I close the window. Please log in again for 24/7 medical help.
User :   i have renel calculi, plz advice how to diagonse
Doctor :   ok
User :   size is 4mm
Doctor :   you want to diagnose it?
User :   yes
User :   plz advise whether to operate or take medicines??
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   you need a diagnosis or a treatment?
Doctor :   -plz explain
User :   i'm not sure?? Seeking help from experts
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   is stone diagnosed?
User :   threr were 4 , one is passed away , 3 still inside kidney
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   plz provide your age, occupation
User :   32, manager in ICICI bank
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   how were the stones dagnosed, and are all 3 of 4 mm size
User :   hospitalised, and 8 bottles glucose was administered , it passed waay next day..it was of 5mm, rest all remaininfg inside are 4mm
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   i understand
Doctor :   i want to know the investigation in which the stones were diagnosed, like USG, CT Scan etc
User :   ultrasound showed renel calculi 2 in left kidney and 2 in right , now 1 left in right
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   can you plz tell me the location of the stones, it will be better if you can type the report
User :   I dont have the report in hand as of now, bot report suggested that stones is in upper and lower cyles ..
Doctor :   you mean upper and lower calyces?
User :   yes sir u got it...:)
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   was the stone examined?
Doctor :   i mean if you know what type of stone it was?
User :   no, but it was red brown shaped like brick
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   is there any finding of hydronephrosis in the USG?
Doctor :   i mean in the latest?
User :   yes , i read this word in report
Doctor :   ok but
Doctor :   was it written as no hydronephrosis or it was written as hydronephrosis due to back pressure seen?
User :   it was forming part of suggestive / conclusion ; before word bilateral renal calculi, as rembered to me it was shown as seen
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   have you increased your water intake?
User :   yes from last 2 days only
Doctor :   ok
User :   i experienced stone only on last week...
Doctor :   how much?
Doctor :   per day?
User :   i stone took 4 days with enormous pain ; i was hospitalinsed and given vovrun hence pain subsidised
Doctor :   i am asking how much water are you drinking per day?
User :   now feels discomfort in both kidney part...
User :   today till this time i have taken 5 glass and expect to take 3-4 more...
Doctor :   it is not at all good
User :   plz suggest
Doctor :   you must consume at least 5 liters per day
Doctor :   are you taking any medications?
User :   as per prescription post hospitalization , b complex and amoxy cycline
Doctor :   o
Doctor :  
*ok
User :   but prescriptions was for 5 days
Doctor :   ok
User :   and taken in kurukshetra haryana, however i'm working in delhi, now want to continue treatment in delhi, but not sure what tratment should i take, medicines orsome laser operation??
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   i will help you in this
Doctor :   i think you should not worry much
Doctor :   as more than 80% of the stones which are of 4mm or less in size will get passed away
Doctor :   only worrisome was the 5 mm one
Doctor :   as it has been passed so dont worry
Doctor :   increase your water intake to 25-28 glasses per day
Doctor :   and be in regular followup
Doctor :   with USG
Doctor :   so that further progress can be monitored
User :   thanks i will surly update
Doctor :   sometimes there may be severe pain if the stone moves from its place and lodges some where else
Doctor :   than you will need pain killers
User :   any pain killer suggested or dyclowin is enough??
Doctor :   so always carry some pain killers with you
Doctor :   Dyclowin and SUMO
Doctor :   take both of them together if pain is severe
Doctor :   otherwise only dicyclomine
Doctor :   avoid milk and milk products
User :   yes my wife has put 1 dicyclomine in my wallet
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   it is a good practice
Doctor :   take tomatoes, in less quantity
Doctor :   if you are non vegetarian then avoid egg, meat and fish
User :   ok
User :   beer????
Doctor :   yes i will recommend you once or twice a week but till the stones are there, not after that
Doctor :  
but only beer no other form of alcohol
User :   ok
Doctor :   Is there any thing else I can help you with?
User :   thanks you have helped me lot,
User :   i'll surely apply ur advice
Doctor :   Please fill the feedback form
User :   ok
Doctor :   Have you filled the feedback form?
Doctor :   are you with me?
Doctor :   are you with me?
Doctor :   I have to close this window since there is no response from your side, we are available 24/7 please get back to us if you need further medical advice.
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
Drug/Medication
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor