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Dr. Viral Patel

Emergency Medicine
New York, NY
11 years experience male

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Emergency Medicine

Licenses

United States: New York

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Viral Patel
Emergency Medicine 11 years experience
It depends.: In general a patient can not authorize their own refill. However, if you live in Oregon or California you can actually buy birth control over the counter starting in January (Oregon) and March (California) of 2016.
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Viral Patel
Emergency Medicine 11 years experience
They do not.: While Alpha Lipoic Acid(ALA) may interact with some chemotherapy drugs and diabetes drugs, there is no evidence to support they interact with steroids.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Viral Patel
Emergency Medicine 11 years experience
Nitroglycerin Cream: Nitroglycerin cream can be used, but does have the side effect of lowering your blood pressure. Only take after consulting your doctor. Home remedies including increasing fiber in your diet, stook softners and sitting in warm water baths (sitz bath).

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Patel is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Patel is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer or tip was very helpful!
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Your answer was very helpful! Thanks :)

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Texas
Graduated 2010MD
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