Dr. Frank Lichtenberger

Allergy and Immunology
MD
17 years experience

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Allergy and Immunology

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

9 Answers
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A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frank Lichtenberger
Allergy and Immunology 17 years experience
Not accurately.: Decadron (dexamethasone) is a pawerful anti-inflammatory steroid, which has a half-life of about 36 hours, which means on day 4, you have the equivale... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frank Lichtenberger
Allergy and Immunology 17 years experience
Unlikely.: Do you have a history of nasal polyps? Nasal polyps tend to be quite fibrous, and bleed much less than the surrounding tissue. If you have a nosebleed... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Frank Lichtenberger
Allergy and Immunology 17 years experience
Yes.: Ibuprofen in an NSAID, which in different then the two components of lortab - hydrocodone and acetaminophen. You can take the medications together wit... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Frank Lichtenberger
Allergy and Immunology 17 years experience
Sensitivities - food: You may be sensitive to the amount of histamine in the foods that you eat. You can find a list of histamine rish and histamine poor foods online. Toma... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Frank Lichtenberger
Allergy and Immunology 17 years experience
Have it cultured.: It may be nothing, but it also may be a bacteria that is resistant or deep enough in the pore to escape expungement. I would recommend having it cult... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frank Lichtenberger
Allergy and Immunology 17 years experience
Possible Allergy: A few things could be going on - your digestive system might not be accustomed to animal protien, and it may be difficult for you to eat. You may have... Read More
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A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Frank Lichtenberger
Allergy and Immunology 17 years experience
Ketotifen eye drops: Ketotifen is marketed over the couter as Zaditor (ketotifen) eye drops, and is used twice daily. Generally as effective as most prescription eye drops... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Frank Lichtenberger
Allergy and Immunology 17 years experience
Laser/Light therapy: Depending on the color of the scar, broad based light therapy can lessen the appearance of the discoloration.
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Frank Lichtenberger
Allergy and Immunology 17 years experience
Resistant thrush: There are numerous cases of resistant thrush that is resistant to nystatin and/or fluconazole. I have seen this several times in practice and have had... Read More
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Testimonials
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HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Lichtenberger is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Lichtenberger is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Thank you, your answer was very helpful!
HealthTap member
Thank you, your answer was very helpful!
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This was very helpful. Thanks!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

The Ohio State University College of Medicine, OH
Graduated 2006MD
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