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Dr Hayat, Specialty Dr Internal and Critical Care Medicine
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Pins and needles in arm and hand, stroke 3 years ago.

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pins and needles in arm and hand
JA: The Doctor can help. To begin, what are your symptoms? Have you used any medication for this?
Customer: stroke 3 years ago . statins and blood thinner prescribed
JA: Thanks for that. Have you seen a doctor about the stroke?
Customer: was in Boston hospital for a week
JA: Thank you so much for your answers. Finally, is there anything else in your medical history the Doctor should know?
Customer: no
Submitted: 14 days ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr Hayat replied 14 days ago.
Hi. Dr Hayat here.  Welcome to JA
Expert:  Dr Hayat replied 14 days ago.

May I please know your age and gender

Expert:  Dr Hayat replied 14 days ago.

And any underlying health issues other then the ones mentioned above

Expert:  Dr Hayat replied 13 days ago.
Hello
Expert:  Dr Hayat replied 13 days ago.
Please start some amitriptyline 10mg once a day or Gabapentine 50mg thrice a day.  Let me know the response in 2 week plz.
Expert:  Dr Hayat replied 13 days ago.

Best wishes.  Please feel free to contact me if you have any further queries or need to follow up.  I will be happy to help and guide you.  Have a nice day.