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Dr. Chetan Patel

Anesthesiology
Washington, DC
35 years experience male

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Anesthesiology

Languages spoken

Gujarati, Hindi

Doctor Q&A

37 Answers
25 Agrees
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A 65-year-old male asked:
Dr. Chetan Patel
Anesthesiology 35 years experience
No, it is a sedative: Lunesta (eszopiclone) is not a narcotic but is a sedative hypnotic. It can cause drowsiness.
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Chetan Patel
Anesthesiology 35 years experience
Not automaticlly: Opiates are different class of drugs.Addiction to opiates does not automatically make one addicted to benzodiazepines.

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Patel is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Patel is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Hello Dear, my name is Jenifer, I am, very happy to contact you today
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Veer Narmad South Gujarat University, Surat Municipal Institute of Medical Education, India
Graduated 1986MD
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