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Dr. Balminder Mangat

Addiction Medicine
Slidell, LA
48 years experience male

Locations

Balminder S Mangat MD LLC

Slidell

Address

1924 Corporate Sq. Ste C, Slidell
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Bio

Residency ..Psychiatry. LSU Medical Center. New Orleans , Louisiana Diplomat Addiction Medicine Private Practice... 1924 Corporate Sq,. Ste C, Sldell, Louisiana

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Addiction Medicine

Languages spoken

English

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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Balminder Mangat
48 years experience
Depo: There are many Depo-Provera injections. .. Please clarify which Depo injection are you alluding to. Trimethoprim.. if for reasons is to be taken f... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Balminder Mangat
48 years experience
M ay be: Not stress..But constant, persistent stress for a period of time...Can stimulate glutamate... And that can play a number on many different ailments. ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Balminder Mangat
48 years experience
Medication: Addictive Disorders are way too powerful for any individual to fight all by himself claiming victory. Percocet.. means Opioid Addiction at the momen... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Balminder Mangat
48 years experience
Addiction: you have to have it, what ever it takes to get it.. It means "whatever" ,
A 22-year-old female asked:
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Hic !: Yes Mam, beside discomfort and unpredictability of hick ,hick it means your Phrenic Nerve is playing some role in it. It is said one Pope had such... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Balminder Mangat
48 years experience
That is my short ans: 50 mgm trazadone, 48 hours later you still have the effects. You probably went to see an md with some complaints, which included sleep disturbance.H... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Balminder Mangat
48 years experience
No: Sodium levels.....Low or high doesnot cause alzheimers but such patients for various reasons can have abnormal values.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Balminder Mangat
48 years experience
Tired ?: Making you tired all day... Stop it. It helps you to sleep.. Sws improves but tired. Get tired by physical exercise.. That will help you sle... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Balminder Mangat
48 years experience
Yes and No: In males, it enhances.. In females it enhances.... To some its messing it up.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Balminder Mangat
48 years experience
Difference: Seraquel, it is atypical anti psychotic, low potency, high sedation. Much like old thorazine (chlorpromazine). ( halls, delusions .? Mood stabiliser )... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Balminder Mangat
48 years experience
Smoking: Trimethoprim an antibiotic probably is for short time. 10 days or so. Smoking itself does not alter its Pharmacokinetics, but if you already have co... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Balminder Mangat
48 years experience
Defination: Drug addiction is a disease of the Brain, with associated abnormal behaviour resulting in dysfunction of Brain tissue
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Balminder Mangat
48 years experience
Addictinos: Alcohol dependance, is very seldom just that. It has some reasons of its own, genetic predisposition and complicated co morbid factors. Ptsd, bipola... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Balminder Mangat
48 years experience
Dr Freaud: 39 year old cant find his way home, so he believes its because of alzheimers and because of it he is dying ! thats what his uncons. Mind in the fo... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Balminder Mangat
48 years experience
Asthma: No, you don't grow out of Asthma. It waxes and wanes and may cause no trouble for years.With specific trigger may stimulate the process again. Smoki... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Balminder Mangat
48 years experience
Pakistan: ONAX2, may or may not be Xanax, (alprazolam) Till proven otherwise, it is unsafe. To think that a country like Pakistan, will give you any product ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Balminder Mangat
48 years experience
Can I tell: will not take more then 2 seconds... and will require urine, because you will say NO , upon asking. Also for you. to know, no body likes liars..... Read More
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Balminder Mangat
48 years experience
Teflon: This is a tough question, almost forgotten , but lets try. PTFE, deteriorates at 260 'C and decomposes at 350 'C. It is Carbon fluorine bond. Most o... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Balminder Mangat
48 years experience
Again Might : Bipolar i, bipolar 2, and other multiple variances.. Some have more mania, some have more depression depending on symptom complex is the treatment. ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Balminder Mangat
48 years experience
Movements: these repetitive hand movements seen both in autistic and Rett syndrome is at times considered " self stimulating" if, it also involve increase mast... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Balminder Mangat
48 years experience
A Lot: Dose of Ritalin (methylphenidate) if 5 mgm, and an oz of ED, I think you can wait out your entire life to say " Good gracious Lord, nothing happene... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Balminder Mangat
48 years experience
Similar ?: 50 year old, wants to know about, valium Librium serex Ativan tranxene, besides knowing xanax, (alprazolam) a short half life drug and klonopin, t... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Balminder Mangat
48 years experience
Heroin: Heroin does not come under the usefulness of medicines, approved in our country. There are other medicines we use to comfort the last moments of l... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Balminder Mangat
48 years experience
Great Question: How do I answer this question and it should be answered, not for substances only. The question has in fact evoked more questions in my mind when I thi... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Balminder Mangat
48 years experience
Eat: Eat Slow Drink lemon in water How? *squeeze lemon in glass. *put 2 cubes of ice,if you like ice. you don't have to like ice,nor you need i... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Balminder Mangat
48 years experience
Interesting: These are 2 different disorders, but do mimick each other. And do look alike under microscope but they are different. One is autosomal dominate and ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Balminder Mangat
48 years experience
5 minutes: 20 mgm Xanax will take you to funeral home not to 5 minute speech On occasions like this ask your MD for a Beta Blocker. Inderal was most effectiv... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Balminder Mangat
48 years experience
Bipolar: Not knowing what he is taking, but mixing adderal and xanax (alprazolam) is lunacy. Adderal and like meds are not only contra indicated in bipolar, ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Balminder Mangat
48 years experience
Withdrawls: First I want you to know, Opioid withdrawal is not life threatening. Option 1, " Subboxan " .One has to be in some withdrawals before you get it. ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Balminder Mangat
48 years experience
Delusions: Yes. Delusions and hallucinations means psychosis. And yes it often is.Let me reassure you, its a treatable illness and stability in right hands rat... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Balminder Mangat
48 years experience
Addiction: Prevent what is normal ? I don't know the answer. But every time you see something and you have to , now that's not pleasure in true sense it may be... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Balminder Mangat
48 years experience
Xray: Sister, I am a psychiatrist, what do I know of such question, but i know there is hardly such an emergency that dental work up is essential, that cann... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Balminder Mangat
48 years experience
Harm: There are risks and benefits in all meds we take. When benefits are more we take the meds.If this is the dose that brought stability, then it must be ... Read More
A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Balminder Mangat
48 years experience
100mgm and 6mgm: Methadone 100mgm a day, I guess a solution to his bigger problem. Either as maintenance of Heroin addiction or Pain management .Half life more then 24... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Balminder Mangat
48 years experience
Mania: If you never had natures highs followed by crashes... Doubt you have mania. You always know it. That's the point. When you feel euphoric, elated... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Balminder Mangat
48 years experience
Pass out: Man, i see a lovely, tall, beautiful, full of life and vigour, walking briskly with pride, head held high, and let her hair flow, the way she likes, i... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Balminder Mangat
48 years experience
Could you: Look man, we all live in a free country. we can do what ever we want. Now in order to maintain that personal freedom, there are some individual respon... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Balminder Mangat
48 years experience
100 year old questio: The gentleman, i assume is getting serious about the parties and all the free booze that flows in this area. There is a saying in one eastern culture... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Balminder Mangat
48 years experience
Azalastine: Its a nasal spray One can and, not only to this nasal spray but other sprays as well want to have every night
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Balminder Mangat
48 years experience
A Few: Phenobarb is still an extremely useful drug used in detox, for the patients on multiple drugs. [ a mix of etoh, xanax, (alprazolam) opioids, and the ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Balminder Mangat
48 years experience
Effects: Simple answer. .. Nothing good. All bad and no good. From distorted veins, to loss of family, your own dignity, Jobs and responsibilities, to steal... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Balminder Mangat
48 years experience
Ratios: Yes High fev1/fvc is high in restrictive lung disease

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Mangat is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Mangat is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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I know I know its just my symptoms indicate bladder. Feguent urination & urgency.. thank u doc
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Thank you very much! And sorry for my bad English ;).
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Thanks for your quick reply! Your awesome. Thank you!
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