Doctor Q&A for Dr. Stephen Lorino

A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Lorino
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: Both can cause upset stomach, so take w/ food.
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A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Lorino
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Would get checked: A typical viral gastritis lasts a few days and then subsides. If you have severe pain, then see your doc to rule out other causes.
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A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Lorino
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Histamine release: A sting or bite typically causes release of histamine causing redness, swelling, itching, etc. Usually can control with cool compress, Benadryl (diphe ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Lorino
26 years experience Internal Medicine
First things first: Your husband needs to see a urologist for eval and sperm count first. Then, other options can be explored.
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stephen Lorino
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: This is abnormal and should be promptly checked. Thx.
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Lorino
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Highly likely: Just because mucus is colored, doesn't always mean it is bacterial. With exposure to air, secretions in the nose can turn colors. If facial pain, upp ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Lorino
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Fats: Triglycerides are the types of fats in the blood that are associated with developing atherosclerosis and pancreatitis, best to keep this under 150 on ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Lorino
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Meds: Couple of good medications available to include lyrica, (pregabalin) cymbalta, neurontin. Also would take vitamin b6 and b12.
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Lorino
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Sleep medicine MD: Check with your doc that takes care of CPAP for you.
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stephen Lorino
26 years experience Internal Medicine
No: Normal to think about from time to time, like you said to be prepared. But there are literally thousands of possible scenarios of "life threatening s ... Read More
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