Post Covid-19 Syndrome

Post COVID-19 syndrome includes fatigue, loss of taste or smell, palpitations, myalgia, arthralgia, fever, cough, chest pain, shortness of breath, depression, anxiety, and brain fog. It also causes systemic effects in some people, such as multisystem inflammatory syndrome, autoimmune conditions like Guillain-Barre syndrome, seizures, Parkinsonism, Alzheimer's disease, damage to cardiac muscles, and scarring in the lungs.

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Is my increase in night temperature after one month of recovery a post-COVID effect?

Query: Hello doctor,I am a 35-year-old female. I was tested positive for COVID-19 one month ago and was hospitalized for six days. After that, I was completely normal and also did a post-COVID health checkup after seven days and was perfectly normal.But, after COVID, I regularly have a high temperature of ...  Read Full »

Dr. Amit Jauhari

Answer: Hello,Welcome to reports are normal (attachments removed to protect the patient’s identity). The neutrophils are still mildly elevated, and they need time to reduce back to normal levels. You are experiencing post-COVID inflammation, a condition where your body is slowly getting b...  Read Full »

What is the cause for my dry cough among pneumonia, post-COVID, and my husband's bone TB?

Query: Hello doctor,I am having an on and off dry cough for more than a month. The cough does not happen continuously. I also notice white sputum immediately after waking up for few months.I had pneumonia twice three years ago. I was positive for COVID one year ago and recovered with medicine. I am living ...  Read Full »

Dr. Zubayeralam

Answer: Hi, Welcome to Thank you for the query. According to your statement, you have been suffering from dry cough for the last month and having white sputum after waking up every morning. Dry cough may result from allergies, asthma, environmental irritants like smoke, pollen, dust,...  Read Full »

Why is my hair falling out after COVID-19?

Query: Hi doctor, I am a 57-year-old woman and recently started to have a lot of hair fall. Usually, when I comb or wash my hair, a lot of hair fall happens. But lately, the amount of hair I am losing due to hair wash is worrying me. It seems like I am losing the hair from the root. I underwent surgery to...  Read Full »

Dr. Dilip Meena

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I understand your concern. It would have been better if you attached a few clinical pictures of your scalp. The most common causes of hair loss in females are pattern hair loss and telogen effluvium. Sudden diffuse hair loss primarily indicates telogen effluviu...  Read Full »

Why do I feel weak, dizzy, and lightheaded even after recovering from COVID?

Query: Hello doctor, I am 25-years-old male, and I am working from home for the past eight months. I sit on a mattress and look at my monitor on the floor. I was tested positive for COVID-19 three months before. I had intercourse at that time, and after that, I am feeling weak, dizzy, lightheaded, numb,...  Read Full »

Dr. Shyam Kalyan N

Answer: Hi, Welcome to I perfectly understand the issue you are facing. Many patients come to me with similar complaints, especially after the second wave of COVID-19 (Coronavirus Disease-2019), which hit our country a few months before. We call these bizarre complaints the post-COVID seque...  Read Full »

Is it possible for the yeast infection to be sexually transmitted from my partner?

Query: Hello doctor, I am a 42-years-old male. I have bumps on my penis with yellow pus discharge and painful testicles. I recovered from severe COVID with complications and took a series of antibiotics, steroids, and several other medications to treat COVID. My wife had a yeast infection, and we had inter...  Read Full »

Dr. Raveendran Sr

Answer: Hi, Welcome to I can understand your concern. I request you to share picture for better understanding. According to your complaints it can be a bacterial infection. I suggest you to use tablet Augmentin 625 mg (Amoxicillin and Clavulanic acid) twice daily for five days af...  Read Full »

What does pressure in the lung area after COVID-19 indicate?

Query: Hi doctor,I feel pressure in my lung area for the past ten days. My blood pressure is also high, and I could not concentrate on anything. I suffered from COVID four months ago, and I had a liver infection four years ago. My current medications are tablet Famocid 40 mg and tablet Histafree 180 mg twi...  Read Full »

Dr. Zubayeralam

Answer: Hi, Welcome to Thank you for the query. I can understand your concern. According to your statement, you have been suffering from a feeling of pressure near the lungs when you lay down. Such pressure near the lungs may result from various reasons such as inflammation of pleura, vir...  Read Full »

Why am I feeling hungry immediately after eating?

Query: Hi doctor, I got COVID-19 three months back and currently, I have an awkward hunger feeling even after taking meals. I have tired eyes, headaches, and weakness. I checked my sugar level. Kindly go through my attached reports. Even today, I checked my fasting level at home and it was 110 mg/dL. But ...  Read Full »

Dr. Zulfiqar Ahmed

Answer: Hi, Welcome to Good day. Thanks for your query. You do not have diabetes right now but your fasting sugar are higher than normal and we call it impaired fasting sugar which is borderline diabetes. You do not need to take any medication but you need to have some lifestyle modifications...  Read Full »

Why does my mother complain of eye pain and burning after recovering from COVID?

Query: Hi doctor, My mother is a 69-year-old female. She is a recent COVID-treated patient and recuperating well. However, since yesterday she is complaining of an eye issue. She had swelling under the eye for the last three days. She can see well, but there is burning and pain with some discharge. I have...  Read Full »

Dr. Prashant Koranmath

Answer: Hello, Welcome to It may be due to conjunctivitis. I suggest: Flur eye drops (Flurbiprofen) four times a day for one week. Refresh Tears eye drops (Carboxymethylcellulose) twice daily times a day for one month. Moxigram (Moxifloxacin) eye drops four times a day for one week. D...  Read Full »

What are the symptoms of post-COVID fungal infection in the eyes?

Query: Hello doctor, My mother is a 40-year-old healthy female. She has pain in both eyes for the past seven days. It started with discomfort and irritation as if some particle is stuck in her eyes. Both the eyes are affected, but she can see well. There is no discharge, no foreign body, or burning. Using...  Read Full »

Dr. Prashant Koranmath

Answer: Hello, Welcome to It may be due to allergy (dust most common). If Histafree eye drops (Olopatadine) is not relieving, I suggest: Alcaft eye Drops (Alcaftadine) twice daily for one month. Refresh Liquigel Eye Drops (Carboxymethylcellulose) three times a day for one month. Ask he...  Read Full »

What are the reasons for prolonged symptoms post COVID-19 recovery?

Query: Hi doctor, I tested COVID-19 positive this month. I have attached my old prescription and the latest prescription with the test results. Even after 25 days, I still have a fever daily with 99.4, 99.5, 99.6, 100 degrees. Today morning it was 99.4 degrees, and evening 100 degrees. Also, when I lie do...  Read Full »

Dr. Zubayeralam

Answer: Hi, Welcome to Thank you for the query. I can understand your concern. According to your statement, you have been suffering from fever for an extended period. You have also been suffering from a headache. You have little phlegm or mucus. First of all, in medical terms, any temperature...  Read Full »

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