Doctor Q&A for Dr. Uzma Chaudhry

A 54-year-old male asked:
Dr. Uzma Chaudhry
18 years experience Internal Medicine
Acute sinusitis: Your symptoms sound like you have a sinus infection. You would need antibiotics, such as augmentin if not allergic to penicillin, especially since you ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Uzma Chaudhry
18 years experience Internal Medicine
Not necessarily: When you have a cold, you often develop antibodies to the virus. Those are specific to that cold and not to any other infection, including COVID19. To ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Uzma Chaudhry
18 years experience Internal Medicine
Get it looked at: Check with your primary care or GI physician. Most likely it may be a hemorrhoid but make sure it isn’t a malignant mass by getting it looked at by a ... Read More
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Uzma Chaudhry
18 years experience Internal Medicine
FQHC: Find a federally qualified health center. Call and ask if one located near you can help you with your situation. http://www.indianapca.org/?page=Finda ... Read More
A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Uzma Chaudhry
18 years experience Internal Medicine
FHC: Go to the Family Health Centers of Southern Indiana. I know the one in Jeffersonville offers dental services. They may charge you but at discounted ra ... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Uzma Chaudhry
18 years experience Internal Medicine
Good idea: It is a good idea to drink bottled water at this time, just to be on the safe side. I believe the water issue hasn't been completely resolved yet. If ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Uzma Chaudhry
18 years experience Internal Medicine
Hard to say: you may have a very sensitive nose, or you may be absolutely right. u could also be having phantosmia, which is hallucinations of your sense of smell ... Read More
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A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. Uzma Chaudhry
18 years experience Internal Medicine
Probably fine: possibly nothing to worry about as it is very close to the normal, but you should double check with an endocrinologist, particularly if you noticed ac ... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Uzma Chaudhry
18 years experience Internal Medicine
Try t-gel: Neutrogena T-gel which is sold OTC at pharmacies may possibly work for you if you haven't already tried it.
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Uzma Chaudhry
18 years experience Internal Medicine
Some cough syrup: guaifenesin really helps you loosen the secretions and dextromethorphan will help supress too much coughing, and you can even get a combination formul ... Read More
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