Dr. Osman Farooq

Pediatrics - Neurology
Buffalo, NY
20 years experience male

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Pediatrics - Neurology

Pediatric Neurology

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

450 Answers
215 Agrees
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Osman Farooq
20 years experience Pediatric Neurology
Brain zaps?: I assume you meant 'brain zaps,' and that you recently started a new SSRI. Any time someone starts a new medicine, including SSRIs, there can be vari ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Osman Farooq
20 years experience Pediatric Neurology
Bad idea: You should definitely not lift weights or do ANY strenuous exercise until your concussion symptoms are completely resolved. You run the risk of worse ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Osman Farooq
20 years experience Pediatric Neurology
Get checked: The effects of concussions can vary and be unpredictable. It depends on the severity of the injury. The symptoms can include headache, dizziness, vi ... Read More
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Farooq is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Farooq is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thanks! My Dr. is amazing, & didn't have any issues with these 2 medications. I just wanted a 2nd opinion, so to speak. The pharmacist also she didn't think that it woul...Read More
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! He's takes 2 10mg tablets of Onfi daily still no improvment thank you!
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! I will def try this. I get debilitating sinus headaches 3-5 x/week!

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