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Dr. Tipu Sultan

Allergy
Florissant, MO
male

Locations

Environmental Health & Allergy Center

Florissant, MO

Address

11585 W Florissant Ave, Florissant, MO
Directions

Practice website

Fax

(314) 921-8273

Office

Florissant, MO

About

Bio

Environmental Health & Allergy Center St. Louis is a medical practice with a differentiated approach to understanding and treating chronic illnesses. We identify and treat the underlining causes of chronic illness such that patients can reduce their reliance on medications that simply mask symptoms. The illnesses we commonly treat are asthma, hay fever, sinus problems, arthritis, colitis, digestive problems, chronic fatigue, fibromyalgia, depression, anxiety, OCD, hyperactivity in children and autism. For more details how we help you, please visit our website: www.ehacstl.com

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Allergy

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ADHD and Autism

Anti-Aging Medicine

Holistic Medicine

Licenses

United States: Missouri

Languages spoken

Hindi, Punjabi

Doctor Q&A

179 Answers
280 Agrees
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A female asked:
Dr. Tipu Sultan
Specializes in Allergy
Possible mineral def: You could have mineral deficiencies like magnesium and Calcium deficiencies. Try OTC magnesium 400 mg and Calcium citrate 500 mg and see if it helps c... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Tipu Sultan
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No : I wouldn't. You never know potency of expired meds
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tipu Sultan
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Still observe: apparently you are ok. Still be vigilant for another week and if nothing probably nothing is likely to happen
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tipu Sultan
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Unhealthy : you should know how a good poop looks like. It should be odorless effortless and give you a sense of complete emptying. If not try milk of magnesia (m... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tipu Sultan
Specializes in Allergy
Wait : You have to wait till effect of medicine wears out. There is nothing additional you need to do
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tipu Sultan
Specializes in Allergy
Antifungals: If it is mild try nonprescription antifungals like clotrimazole (Lotrimin), miconazole (Micatin), terbinafine (Lamisil), or tolnaftate (Tinactin). Use... Read More
A 57-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tipu Sultan
Specializes in Allergy
Not from eating: abnormal lab tests are not from eating. Ask PCP To look for the cause. Also see what meds you are taking and see if it is from medicines. Check with p... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Tipu Sultan
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Probably resp infect: I don't know how old you are. If you are an adult you may take Tylenol (acetaminophen) extra strength 2 tab every 6 hours as needed for fever or aches... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tipu Sultan
Specializes in Allergy
Could be serious: don't blame on psych or stress . look for physical cause. check with your PCP. many causes from as simple as hypoglycemia to more serious like cardio... Read More
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tipu Sultan
Specializes in Allergy
Yes I will try: but what are your symptoms and for how long these are going on. Please give me some details.
A female asked:
Dr. Tipu Sultan
Specializes in Allergy
No: dont do it again. Max dose is 20mg/24 hours
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tipu Sultan
Specializes in Allergy
Possible : any medicine can cause any symptom. If you suspect it is causing ED stop for a few days and see the effect. You try it off and on a few times till you... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tipu Sultan
Specializes in Allergy
Just mag citrate: You can have just magnesium citrate. Why are you having bowel prep. Discuss with your physician if mag citrate is a substitute that is satisfactory al... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tipu Sultan
Specializes in Allergy
Yes: What is the problem. If it is eczema or other rash you need to find the cause. If it is a diaper rash that could be yeast cortisone alone may aggravat... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tipu Sultan
Specializes in Allergy
Depends : if you are Breast feeding it take long time 6 months +. If you are not breast feeding periods should come within 3 months. If that is the case Please ... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tipu Sultan
Specializes in Allergy
Yes no: The research shows stress has impact on fertility and also it does not. A common sense approach is reducing stress as it improves many conditions. Hop... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tipu Sultan
Specializes in Allergy
Depends: You need to find the ingredients and then check with poison control about how harmful it could be or check precautions on the container. Different gel... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tipu Sultan
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Simple gravity: It is probably simple gravity that when baby sits up the soft spot gets sunken and lying down it gets fuller. Sunken soft spot can be sign of dehydrat... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tipu Sultan
Specializes in Allergy
Yes: try magnesium 300-600mg/day + Vitamin b6 250 mg + oil of evening primrose 500 mg/day. If magnesium causes diarrhea reduce the amount
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tipu Sultan
Specializes in Allergy
See endocrinologist : does not sound like psychological. See PCP OR endocrinologist to look for physical causes like hormones etc.
A 24-year-old female asked:
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No: No it is not normal. You may try it again and if it bothers you stay off or try another brand
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tipu Sultan
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No : very unlikely to be harmful to fetus at all at this dose
A 53-year-old female asked:
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Yes: Just stop for a week and see if symptom improves and then add back ice coffee and see if symptom comes back
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tipu Sultan
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Yes: whether accutane or not acne can flare up premenstrually. It is a maker that it is in part related to your hormones. Normal is one should not have acn... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tipu Sultan
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Needs immediate att: needs immediate attention. check with your PCP to make sure everything is ok and immediately repeat the test to be sure test results are ok and it is ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tipu Sultan
Specializes in Allergy
Check it out: there are several causes for irregular periods. Check with gynecologist. Check for female hormones and check for low thyroid and insulin resistance an... Read More
A 54-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tipu Sultan
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No: to best of my knowledge there is no chemical interaction between the two except additive effect
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tipu Sultan
Specializes in Allergy
Discharge not normal: vaginal discharge is not normal. it could be yeast infection. have PCP check you. menstrual cramping could be part of normal cycle. if cramping persis... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Tipu Sultan
Specializes in Allergy
Yes: if you have not noticed any issues you are fine so far. You can use it as long it is not causing any problem
A member asked:
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Lots of side effects: it is a potent steroid cream and not to be used for things like sensitive skin. It has both local effects on skin fro thinning to bruising and stretch... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tipu Sultan
Specializes in Allergy
A few days: Blurred vision should not last more than a few days. As pink eye gets better it should improve. If not check with ophthalmologist
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tipu Sultan
Specializes in Allergy
Yes: If there is no fungal infection the anti fungal part is unnecessary but it will not hurt to use. It can help itching associated with allergy
A female asked:
Dr. Tipu Sultan
Specializes in Allergy
No: poison ivy is local contact allergy. It cannot spread thru blood. It is from direct contact with poison ivy sap or oil from the plant
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tipu Sultan
Specializes in Allergy
Probably yeast: sound like yeast infection. Try some other anti fungal. Ask pharmacist as most antifungals are over the counter. If not better in a week see gynecolog... Read More
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tipu Sultan
Specializes in Allergy
Probably yeast: try OTC anti fungal like Monistat for 4-5 days and not better see your gynecologist
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tipu Sultan
Specializes in Allergy
Now : better to start early rather than when you are pregnant. By the time you know you are pregnant neural tube is already formed and damage already may ha... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tipu Sultan
Specializes in Allergy
Depends upon cause : if it is trachoma it can foundational causes blindness. Typically other forms of conjunctivitis rarely cause blindness.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tipu Sultan
Specializes in Allergy
Max strength: use max strength selsun blue that is 1% or better is selsun not selsun blue that is 2% and perhaps is still prescription item. Do not use more often t... Read More
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tipu Sultan
Specializes in Allergy
Rush to ER: GI BLEED and dizzy. It is a serious emergency seek immediate help
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tipu Sultan
Specializes in Allergy
Possible UTI: have your PCP check out for urinary tract infection. Otherwise it could be several other things. Your PCP should be able to figure it out for you
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tipu Sultan
Specializes in Allergy
No staph: with coated tongue and sore throat it appears thrush caused by candida. Ask you PCP if Mycelex (clotrimazole) Troches are the right choice for you
A male asked:
Dr. Tipu Sultan
Specializes in Allergy
Stop med: stop the med and it should go away in 2-3 days at the most. If it persists then look for other causes
A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tipu Sultan
Specializes in Allergy
May be not: Many toothpastes have fluoride and sodium laurel sulfate which can be a problem. One toothpaste free of these is Periopaste you may try this or just b... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tipu Sultan
Specializes in Allergy
Very unlikely: very unlikely that prickly heat would cause muscle twitching
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tipu Sultan
Specializes in Allergy
Doing right: Stick the nasal spray as far as it will go in gently. If you are tasting it it is fine. The medicine can flow thru back of your nose into throat and t... Read More
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tipu Sultan
Specializes in Allergy
Look for cause : there are many causes for weight gain. Three common causes are low thyroid PCOD and insulin resistance. Check out for these causes and go on low carb ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tipu Sultan
Specializes in Allergy
Yes: use organic apple cider vinegar 1part to 25 parts of water. There are 2 common causes for vaginal infection-yeast infection or bacterial vaginosis. V... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tipu Sultan
Specializes in Allergy
Treat the cause : keep him away from puppy and swollen eyes will get better. You can keep puppy outdoors if that is samina naqshbandi option. Otherwise you can try keep... Read More
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tipu Sultan
Specializes in Allergy
Expected results: the way birth control pills work is by suppressing both female and male hormones. Low sex drive is part of suppressed testosterone and vaginal dryness... Read More

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Aug 6, 2015
Very well informed , gives scientifically valid answers Recommend highly .
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Apr 25, 2018
I don't really know much about Dr Tipu but from what I see I think he is the right man for your allergies problem
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Sultan is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Grass allergies and leaf mold. Worked in yard. Only taking astepro for 7 days max. Sudaphed will work after 2 doses (4 - 6 hour type without PE). Pharm and doc said doses low enough. You scared m...Read More
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What I meant is that I tested positive for Staphylococus aureus in a swab. Could it be thrush after so long after antibiotics 4 months ago? I took Nystatin for 14 days without any improvement. Thanks
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This was very helpful. Thanks! I was having pain on my right side I never realized how many I was really taken. I've made a doctor apt. To find out where the pain is coming from Ty!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of the Punjab, King Edward Medical College, Pakistan
Graduated 1969MD

Residency

Cook County Hospital

Residency

Rotating internship with emphasis Surgery
Completed 1973

Awards

Top Allergist, First Place, the Nation - Spring
2017
Top Allergist, First Place, the Nation - Fall
2017
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