The health condition of legendary actor Soumitra Chatterjee improved rather a lot and he has additionally began talking slightly bit, docs treating him on the city-based non-public hospital, stated on Friday.
The 85-year-old thespian”s oxygen saturation has additionally improved whereas his Sodium and Potassium have been corrected, they stated.
“Mr Chatterjee is doing very well. He is recovering and his consciousness has gone better substantially. He is obeying commands and is responsive and certainly understanding a few words. The good part is he is speaking a little bit but not full fledged mode. We are giving all sorts of good therapy,” Dr Arindam Kar, main the crew of 15 docs, treating the actor, stated.
The veteran actor slept effectively final night time and his restlessness has additionally improved, he added.
Chatterjee, who was on BiPAP (a non-invasive air flow used for respiration help administered through a face or nasal masks) within the night time however within the morning was placed on a nasal masks, the physician stated.
“He has no fever for over 50 hours now. Kidneys, heart, liver all are within acceptable ranges. Mr Chatterjee”s saturations are more than 96 per cent on a support of 40 per cent of oxygen only. Both of his Sodium and Potassium levels have been corrected. No new complications had happened. This is a very good sign,” Dr Kar stated.
Talking about their deliberate therapy, he stated that a couple of regular and common assessments will likely be carried out on Chatterjee on Friday.
“Normal and regular tests will be repeated today. We have completed the course of Remdesivir, plasma and others. We are thinking to increase the dose of specific medicines to reduce the encephalopathy burden and dose of other medicines to enhance his immunity and counter the impact of encephalopathy,” he stated.
Chatterjee was additionally responding effectively to the music remedy administered to enhance his neurological points.
“We have been giving him the choices of music he likes, especially Rabindrasangeet, the music from the movies he has acted in. He has responded well to that also. Let”s hope in coming two three days he improves substantially as he has been in the last 24 hours and he comes out of it in good shape,” Dr Kar stated.
The critically acclaimed actor, who has the uncommon distinction of getting labored with maestros like Satyajit Ray, Mrinal Sen, Tapan Sinha and Tarun Mazumdar, was admitted to a personal hospital right here on October 6 after he examined constructive for COVID-19.