Doctor Q&A for Dr. Marc Grobman

A 59-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marc Grobman
35 years experience Internal Medicine
Best practice: I check BP insist relaxed position for lowest reading possible. Many patients "help" me by holding arm up thus raising BP in arm.
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A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marc Grobman
35 years experience Internal Medicine
Few: Best to focus on diet and exercise. Otc agents are unreliable in purity and effect.
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marc Grobman
35 years experience Internal Medicine
Edema: You may have dependant edema, fluid accumulation due to gravity and weak veins. You could have congestive heart failure. Limit salt and fluids. See ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marc Grobman
35 years experience Internal Medicine
Unusual: It could be present based on the vigor of sexual activity but seek evaluation by your pcp.
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marc Grobman
35 years experience Internal Medicine
Abnormal: Seek care from a gyn or your pcp.
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A 54-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marc Grobman
35 years experience Internal Medicine
GO: Ok to go on vacation but continue meds.
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marc Grobman
35 years experience Internal Medicine
Generic: You are on a generic form of the brand medication named effexor (venlafaxine). You may be getting different amounts of the active ingredient in each ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marc Grobman
35 years experience Internal Medicine
Gastroparesis?: How do you know. This could be stomach bug. Do you have a fever? Blood in your bowel movement? Spark with your pcp.
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A female asked:
Dr. Marc Grobman
35 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: Your body is readjusting after higher hormone levels. You uterus is near your back and could be radiating inflammation to it. Speak with gyn.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marc Grobman
35 years experience Internal Medicine
Could be: Not necessarily abnormal. Speak with gyn or your pcp.
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