Doctor Q&A for Dr. Emran Rouf

A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Emran Rouf
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Oral Mg replacement : You need to know how low your serum magnesium level is. Normal level is 1.5 to 2.5 and if your level is close to 1, you will likely need a total of a ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Emran Rouf
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Benzamycin cream : You can try 3% Benzamycin cream (erythromycin and benzyl peroxide topical) twice daily for 2 months as a potential therapy.
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Emran Rouf
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Usually not covered : Treatment for most gum diseases will not be covered inpatient. Dentists treat gum-related illnesses on an outpatient basis.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Emran Rouf
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Lung conditions : The conditions you mentioned affect lungs and linings of upper respiratory airways; they are apparently not inter-related. That said, some patients wi ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Emran Rouf
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Constipation: Eating fruits and vegetables usually help maintain a healthy bowel function and can reduce constipation. A trial of one of the laxative types could be ... Read More
A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Emran Rouf
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Sleep hygiene : Getting a good sleep relies on having a set of good practices, such as, sleeping in a dark room, cutting caffeine, reducing TV watching at late night ... Read More
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A 52-year-old male asked:
Dr. Emran Rouf
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Take one that works : Alternating two medications may not help you determine which one really works for you. Most patients would take Nexium or a similar drug to control ac ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Emran Rouf
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Dyspepsia : You may have a different reason to explain your symptom. Some patients may have helicobacter Pylori gastritis. You likely need a consultation with a ... Read More
A 73-year-old male asked:
Dr. Emran Rouf
Specializes in Internal Medicine
LVH : Any degree of LVH remains a risk for arrhythmia and sudden cardiac death, although the risk is higher with degree of LVH, age and other cardiac risk f ... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Emran Rouf
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Possible celiac : Celiac disease remains a possibility with reported symptoms and liver function test abnormalities. An evaluation with a liver specialist may be needed ... Read More
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