Dr. Moises Perez

Pharmacy
Folsom, CA
20 years experience male

Locations

Office

Folsom, CA

Address

1300 E. Bidwell St. #105, Folsom, CA
Directions

About

Bio

Specialty Pharmacist, Skincare Formulator, BHRT, Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy.

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.

Pharmacy

Pharmacology

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

80 Answers
19 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A member asked:
Dr. Moises Perez
Pharmacy 20 years experience
Dry skin care: Treatment is important to avoid cracks, fissures, and dermatitis on the long term which can lead to accelerated wrinkle formation. Lifestyle changes s... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Moises Perez
Pharmacy 20 years experience
Many Options: Avoid products with mineral oil, propylene glycol, petrolatum and even shea butter as these ingredients may clog pores and make acne worse. Skinceutic... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Moises Perez
Pharmacy 20 years experience
Diet pills: There are several types of medications for weight loss. To give you a better answer, we would need to know which diet pills you are taking.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Moises Perez
Pharmacy 20 years experience
Jolviette S.E.: Acne and weight gain are not typical side effects of jolivettte, although it could be possible. Also, any change in hormone levels may result in acne.... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Moises Perez
Pharmacy 20 years experience
Theraflu: There are many different types of theraflu formulations. Be sure not to double dose. Some types of theraflu may already contain Ibuprofen to help with... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Moises Perez
Pharmacy 20 years experience
Baby acne: Baby acne is common.It can present at birth, but more often it shows up after a couple of weeks. Usually it clears up within a few weeks, but it can l... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Moises Perez
Pharmacy 20 years experience
Dexilant (dexlansoprazole) uses: Dexilant (dexlansoprazole) (dexlanzoprazole) is a proton pump inhibitor that is used for the treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease (gerd), a co... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Moises Perez
Pharmacy 20 years experience
Claritin (loratadine) / Ibuprofen: There are no known interactions between Claritin (loratadine) and Motrin (ibuprofen). However, this does not necessarily mean no interactions exist. C... Read More
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Moises Perez
Pharmacy 20 years experience
Sibutramine: Sibutramine is no longer available in the U.S. The manufacturer has decided to stop producing sibutramine based on information from a recent clinical ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Moises Perez
Pharmacy 20 years experience
Acne therapy: Novo Minocycline is an antibiotic used in acne treatment mostly in moderate to severe cases. Differin (adapalene) is a retinoid like compound that is ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Moises Perez
Pharmacy 20 years experience
Yes: It will help detoxify. But please do not over hydrate either. They recommend an average of 8 - 12 cups per day.
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Moises Perez
Pharmacy 20 years experience
Zofran (ondansetron) in pregnancy: Zofran (ondansetron) may be used to treat nausea and vomiting associated with pregnancy. It is listed in category b for pregnancy which means that ani... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Moises Perez
Pharmacy 20 years experience
Lyrica (pregabalin) side effects: Like most prescription drugs Lyrica (pregabalin) has several side effects. Serious side effects include muscle pain, weakness, vision problems, easy b... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Moises Perez
Pharmacy 20 years experience
Not commonly: The most common side effects with Lidoderm are redness, swelling, burning or discomfort at the application site. As well as hives or abnormal sensatio... Read More
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Moises Perez
Pharmacy 20 years experience
Oxycodon/Hydoxyzine: Although Hydroxyzine may be taken with oxycodone concomitantly, please be aware that Hydroxyzine will potentiate the sedative effects of oxycodone so ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Moises Perez
Pharmacy 20 years experience
Need new diagnosis: I recommend getting another diagnosis just to rule out other conditions.
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Moises Perez
Pharmacy 20 years experience
Acne: Acne is a common skin disease characterized by inflammatory lesions called pimples with redness, swelling, and pain. Certain factors may play a role i... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Moises Perez
Pharmacy 20 years experience
Linoleic acid: Conjugated linoleic acid is a fatty acid that is found in dairy products and certain meats. Current studies didn't show an association of conjugated l... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Moises Perez
Pharmacy 20 years experience
Yes!: There are many products on the market that can even out your skin complexion. I like topical niacinamide and topical vitamin b.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Moises Perez
Pharmacy 20 years experience
Effective on some : Solodyn (minocycline) is an antibiotic typically prescribed by your dermatologist to treat certain types of skin disorders. It seem to clear the acne ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Moises Perez
Pharmacy 20 years experience
Acne cleanser: I would recommend skin clear facial wash from cosmo grade skin care professionals. This foaming cleanser utilizes salicylic acid and tea tree to thor... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Moises Perez
Pharmacy 20 years experience
Not easy: I would schedule a time with your dermatologist. There are prescription and non-prescription options, but your dermatologist will need to make that de... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Moises Perez
Pharmacy 20 years experience
Skin Clear Wash : We formulated this wash using tea tree oil due to its antibacterial anti inflammatory properties, salicylic acid and hydrogen peroxide also addressing... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Moises Perez
Pharmacy 20 years experience
Water may help: Although proper hydration may help acne, washing your face with water may not be enough to remove all dirt or oils from your skin. You may need to inv... Read More
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Moises Perez
Pharmacy 20 years experience
See a Dr.: It is important to have a specialist determine the skin condition on your back to make sure it is acne versus other possibilities.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Moises Perez
Pharmacy 20 years experience
See a specialist: This condition may need some close collaboration from you and your dermatologist.
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A member asked:
Dr. Moises Perez
Pharmacy 20 years experience
Not Recommended: Ibuprofen is typically harsh on the stomach and intestines. If you have been experiencing stomach distress over the last few days the Ibuprofen may wo... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Moises Perez
Pharmacy 20 years experience
You will save money: You could taper slowly. Look for the ingredients found in the product to determine if it is actually a good product. Avoid parabens, petrolatum, miner... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Moises Perez
Pharmacy 20 years experience
Minocycline: Do not use Minocycline if you are pregnant. It could harm the unborn baby or cause permanent tooth discoloration later in life. Tell your doctor right... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Moises Perez
Pharmacy 20 years experience
Skin care products: Try to use skin care products for combination skin types or for normal skin. When selecting moisturizers, stay away from products that contain mineral... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Moises Perez
Pharmacy 20 years experience
Drug drug : Benadryl (diphenhydramine) is typically taken every 4-6 hours due to its shoes duration of action (half life). If you took it in the morning, most of ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Moises Perez
Pharmacy 20 years experience
Use proper cleansing: Try to find a great cleanser for your specific skin as well as a good skincare line. Avoid mineral oils, and products containing petrolatum or other ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Moises Perez
Pharmacy 20 years experience
Polycystic Ovaries: Polycystic ovaries is a condition in which a woman may have an imbalance in hormones leading to menstrual cycle changes, ovarian cysts, and problems g... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Moises Perez
Pharmacy 20 years experience
Always a great idea!: It is always a great to see a specialist to better manage a skin condition.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Moises Perez
Pharmacy 20 years experience
Acne care: Lifestyle changes can help with acne such as cleansing your skin with mild, nondrying soap and cleansers. Try to eat healthy (organic fruits and veget... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Moises Perez
Pharmacy 20 years experience
Pregnancy and acne: Acne breakouts are common in pregnancy. While there is a range of drugs that can be used for acne, pregnant women should avoid four types of acne medi... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Moises Perez
Pharmacy 20 years experience
Antibiotics in acne: Erythrocin (erythromycin) can be used for the treatment of acne. It is typically used for treating a bacterial infection, but it also helps in reducin... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Moises Perez
Pharmacy 20 years experience
Soy / levothyroxine: Administration of levothyroxine at the same time with a soy protein dietary supplement results in decreased absorption of levothyroxine and the need f... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Moises Perez
Pharmacy 20 years experience
Dentinox/Gripe water: Gripe water is made of terpeneless dill seed oil and sodium hydrogen carbonate used for symptomatic relief of distress associated with gases in infant... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Moises Perez
Pharmacy 20 years experience
Use proper cleansing: Try to find a great cleanser for your specific skin as well as a good skincare line. Avoid mineral oils, and products containing petrolatum or other ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Moises Perez
Pharmacy 20 years experience
Not an easy answer: Need to see a dermatologist, try to identify what may cause your breakouts and avoid those triggers. Always ask your doctor or pharmacist prior to sta... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Moises Perez
Pharmacy 20 years experience
Acne in pregnancy: There are some tips that may help you in your pregnancy acne. Try to wash gently with a mild cleanser twice a day. Make sure to use an oil free moistu... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Moises Perez
Pharmacy 20 years experience
Not necessarily: You really need to look for ingredients suitable for you. In other words avoid products that you may be allergic to and capitalize on those your body ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Moises Perez
Pharmacy 20 years experience
Zinc Toxicity: The recommended dietary allowance (rda) for zinc in adults is 11 mg for men and 8 mg for women. Zinc toxicity from high zinc intake can occur in both ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Moises Perez
Pharmacy 20 years experience
Explore your options: There are many products in the market. You need to try out a few to determine which one works best for you. I like the skin clear wash from cosmo grad... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Moises Perez
Pharmacy 20 years experience
Nexplanon and acne: According to clinical trials, 13.5% of the study population reported that they got acne with Nexplanon (etonogestrel implant) use. As for your individ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Moises Perez
Pharmacy 20 years experience
Afrin (oxymetazoline) in pregnancy: Afrin (oxymetazoline) is used as a decongestant. It is in category c where animal studies show adverse effects but no controlled human studies or no a... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Moises Perez
Pharmacy 20 years experience
Enviroment and More: Although mostly environmental, potential causes include weather (driest in winter), central heating and air conditioning, hot baths/frequent showering... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Moises Perez
Pharmacy 20 years experience
Purchase a test: You may want to make an office visit with your primary provider or purchase a pregnancy test to confirm your suspicions. Although tiredness is not a ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Moises Perez
Pharmacy 20 years experience
Vitamin C supplement: Taking vitamin c supplementation is generally safe if taken within the recommended daily allowance. The daily recommended dietary allowances (rdas) in... Read More
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Perez is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Perez is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Please, Doctor help me I sent you several letters did not want one of my problem is I albinos live in a desert country and dry I hope you Do
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I seem to get majority of side effects to your answer. I also seem to constantly get a bloated stomache is this normal other side effects
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thank u so much for your response on my question about if methodone could cause your heart to race

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

UC San Francisco School of Pharmacy, CA
Graduated 2003MD

Awards

HealthTap Founding Doctor

Affiliations

CPha, NCPA, IACP
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