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Dr. Mohammed Younus

Psychiatry
Timonium, MD
32 years experience male

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Office

Timonium, MD

Address

2600 Pot Spring Road, Timonium, MD
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Psychiatry

Languages spoken

Hindi, Telugu

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509 Answers
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mohammed Younus
32 years experience
Depends on usage: Fetal alcohol syndrome incidence is falling. In general population it is about1 per 1000 births, however in heavy drinkers it is about 5%. Incidence ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mohammed Younus
32 years experience
Not really: Breast feeding is actually recommended to prevent post part depression.
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A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mohammed Younus
32 years experience
Body image disorder : Body dysmorphic disorder is a mental/ medical disorder in which affected person is overly concerned about body image. Excessive preoccupation by perce... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mohammed Younus
32 years experience
Cause not known: According to one study restless leg syndrome is seen in about 16% of pregnant women. It runs in families and if you already have it the chances of it ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammed Younus
32 years experience
Low chances: You are least fertile during periods and immediately after periods and most fertile during ovulation which usually falls 14 days after start of menses... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammed Younus
32 years experience
Be careful: If you are already dilating and not reached full term i advise that you consult your obgyn about having sex, there are reports of hastening dilation w... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammed Younus
32 years experience
Possible: In some women menstruation takes a few months to settle down especially if you are breast feeding.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammed Younus
32 years experience
ADHD starts as child: Adhd starts typically in early childhood usually before age 7. It is possible that it may not be picked up that age but retrospectively thinking you m... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammed Younus
32 years experience
Unlikely: Surprise births due to contraceptive failures are common, you are not alone. Even if you take your pills regularly its only 99% effective and if you f... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mohammed Younus
32 years experience
You can: Surya namaskar is a good exercise in of itself, I have found it to be one of the best yoga asna. You can combine it with cardio exercise, either befo... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammed Younus
32 years experience
Nope: Don't worry about hand cream as amount absorbed from skin is negligible and there is no cream that interferes with birth control pills.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mohammed Younus
32 years experience
Yes and no: Autism is complicated disorder genetics of which are not well understood. There is no single gene that causes it and there multiple genes responsible.... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammed Younus
32 years experience
Blurred vision?: One of the side effects of morphine is construction of pupils, which can cause blurred vision. It does not however affect your eye muscles or lense. I... Read More
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammed Younus
32 years experience
Stop meth now: Let’s not worry about drug drug interactions with Meth, it can destroy your brain without any med med interaction. Meth may be the reason for your hig... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mohammed Younus
32 years experience
That's not uncommon: You are still on a small dose vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) ask for dose increase, you should see a difference.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammed Younus
32 years experience
Allergic reaction: If you are allergic to it you should see hives, red patches on your body, in worse cases difficulty breathing.
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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mohammed Younus
32 years experience
Within months: The sexual side effects of Prozac (fluoxetine) are not permanent, you should be back to normal within weeks or at the most a month as the medication b... Read More
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Dr. Mohammed Younus
32 years experience
Nope: Premature ejaculation has nothing to do with methylphenidate or adhd. It's a psychological issue and goes away with time. Sexual relation with an unde... Read More
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A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mohammed Younus
32 years experience
RLS: More than likely you have restless leg syndrome; urge to move your legs especially at rest, night time causing sleep disturbance, gets better during a... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mohammed Younus
32 years experience
If they check for it: Routine drug urine exams do not check for blood pressure meds, however I have seen life insurance companies specifically test for Propranolol in urin... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mohammed Younus
32 years experience
Modify behavior: Hard to explain in a paragraph as this takes time and effort on your part with some guidance: appreciate good behavior and try and ignore bad behavior... Read More
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Dr. Mohammed Younus
32 years experience
No meds necessary : Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) is out of your system very fast as it has short half life, and does not need medical detox. Talk ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammed Younus
32 years experience
Wait it will go away: Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) and all stimulants have the side effects of increasing heart rate and anxiety, which is what you ... Read More
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Dr. Mohammed Younus
32 years experience
Less is better: Do not take any thing during pregnancy unless you absolutely need it, practically every goes in to your baby through your blood stream. It's one thing... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mohammed Younus
32 years experience
Needs evaluation: The presentation can be due to many causes and needs thorough evaluation, even though it sounds like anxiety or panic attack. Talk to your pcp who wou... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammed Younus
32 years experience
See your PCP: The question is not clear but if i understand right, you are not moving your bowels more than once a week which would make you constipated. See your p... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mohammed Younus
32 years experience
Relaxation exercise: Relaxation exercises like yoga, muscle relazation and abdominal breathing are known to decrease intensity in your metabolism.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mohammed Younus
32 years experience
Exercise: At your age, the only legal and safe way to increase metabolism is to do cardio exercise like joggin, brisk walking or bicycling, it increases blood c... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mohammed Younus
32 years experience
Understanding mate: Premature ejaculation is due to performance anxiety, an understanding partner who is supportive is helpful. To get rid of performance anxiety, ironica... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mohammed Younus
32 years experience
Get to root of it: Nightmares are not uncommon in adults and usually have a cause. Psychological; unresolved issues, trauma, untreated anxiety, ptsd, mood disorder etc. ... Read More
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammed Younus
32 years experience
Consult Doc: Tiredness is a common symptom in so many disorders/diseases; hypothyroidism, anemia, depression, anxiety especially if you are sleeping well. I would ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammed Younus
32 years experience
Needs eval: Feet turning blue and burning needs to be evaluated and could could be due to dm, get her evaluated. Cobalamine only may not be enough.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammed Younus
32 years experience
Diet and exercise: Pregnancy fat is hard to get rid off and it tends to accumulate with repeated pregnancies. Start a diet and exercise program that you can stick to in ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammed Younus
32 years experience
Stress has an effect: Stress has an effect on your menses. As the stress decrease your menses will go back to normal time. Premenstrual syndrome is associated with menses e... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mohammed Younus
32 years experience
Difficult situation: It is hard to see your loved ones in pain and suffering. She appears to be in a bad relationship. Unfortunately people remain in such relationship for... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mohammed Younus
32 years experience
No studies: Blog posts and forums are full of this news, but there are absolutely no studies showing it works in tics or tourette disorder.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mohammed Younus
32 years experience
Squeecking dose: Concerta (long acting version of methylphenidate)can last between 8 to 10 hours, however the tapering of effective dose starts at 6 hours. Try taking ... Read More
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A 50-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mohammed Younus
32 years experience
Perseveration: Perseveration is common in autism where a patient wants to do certain behavior to sooth self. Perseverative behavior is part of autism also called ste... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammed Younus
32 years experience
Too early: Few days delay is common with periods here and there, the later the period comes more the cramping, be patient.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammed Younus
32 years experience
Confusion!?: Many things can be happening: sleep issues, less sleep causes confusion, tearing confusion and extreme mood swings, possibly panic especially if you a... Read More
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mohammed Younus
32 years experience
Apnea causing it: It's more likely that you are waking up due apnea episodes. Obstructive sleep apnea; your upper respiratory muscles to relax when you fall asleep caus... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammed Younus
32 years experience
Not likely: Anxiety disorder has got nothing to do with stroke but more to do with older age and atherosclerosis of blood vessels. Risk factors are hypertension, ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mohammed Younus
32 years experience
Get services: After a proper diagnosis of autism the best thing to is getting all services needed like speech and language therapy, physical and occupational therap... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammed Younus
32 years experience
Depends on person: Avoidant personality is responsive to therapy but the length of therapy depends on your state of disorder and the techniques used and also expertise o... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Mohammed Younus
32 years experience
Not available: Amphetamines are not available in chewable form yet, pills/caps have to be swallowed after food to reduce side effects of stomach aches and headaches.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammed Younus
32 years experience
Some times: Cravings for things that you didn't crave before is common during pregnancy. It may or may not go away after pregnancy is over. Cause of this not exac... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mohammed Younus
32 years experience
See a doc: Please see a psychiatrist who can help you with your insanity, there are a lot of medication that help.
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mohammed Younus
32 years experience
Get evaluated: Social phobia or social anxiety disorder comes to mind. Do get evaluated there is excellent help for it.
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A member asked:
Dr. Mohammed Younus
32 years experience
Bully once bullied: Bullies usually have a traumatic past, are temperamentally defiant as children and develop a sense of low esteem which they project out try to make ot... Read More
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A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mohammed Younus
32 years experience
No free lunch: Zeldox, ziprasidone is a newer antipsychotic to treat schizophrenia, bipolar disorder and psychotic depression. It needs to be taken under the supervi... Read More
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Nov 25, 2012
Dr. Younus is an excellent physician with broad range of skills . He is down to earth individual , and very much Liked by patients and staff alike and is considerd top physician in his fiel...Read More
May 11, 2013
Dr Younus is clearly providing a valuable service to the public on Health Tap. He is knowledgable about psychiatry and medicine in general. I recommend Dr. Younus.
Aug 2, 2013
Dr. Younus gives sound, thoughtful answers to all kinds of questions on HealthTap. I recommend him.
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Thanks for your quick reply! I liked your fast reply and judgments of the condition, also I would like to inform you that my daughter is on breastfeeding and eats less
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! You helped me out a lot ty. I don't drink much but I'm on vacation and drank a little to much this
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trying for a baby and have been for a while now although this month my period is two days late I would be very grateful for a private chat x

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

NTR University of Health Sciences, Vijayawada, Siddhartha Medical College, India
Graduated 1991MD

Residency

St Francis Medical Center

Awards

William Mooney Award; best second year resident
Resident of the year Award 1999
Executive Citation Baltimore County executive

Affiliations

American academy of child and adolescent psychiatry
Maryland Child Psychiatry Council
South Asian psychiatry association
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