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A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Adam Lewis
35 years experience Neurosurgery
Muscle twitching: Muscle twitching has a variety of causes that range from inadequate nutrition, electrolyte abnormalities, medication side-effects, and some rare patho ... Read More
Dr. PHILIP WALLER
33 years experience Rheumatology
Could be an issue: Hello, If you have had painless muscle twitching this does suggest a possible neurologic disease. Electrolyte abnormalities such as calcium or potassi ... Read More
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A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Callaghan
53 years experience Addiction Medicine
See your PCP.: I am not sure if you are asking if weight loss or anxiety is causing muscle twitchings. Anxiety can certainly cause muscle twitches and also weight lo ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Hicks
43 years experience Family Medicine
Not uncommon : May time coming off of meds like what you are on can cause atypical muscle irritation but so can exercise so maintain the exercise and if the sympto ... Read More
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A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ganana Tesfa
34 years experience Neurology
No: Its most likely more serious than stress. Need to see a neurologist. It could be a muscle or nerve problem.
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
No: Your collection of symptoms is unlikely to be ALS.
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Neal Birnbaum
51 years experience Rheumatology
Many possibilities: I suspect that you may have fibromyalgia, a chronic pain syndrome with poor sleep, chronic fatigue, diffuse pain, and a variety of other symptoms. Ho ... Read More
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A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
36 years experience Pain Management
Definitely, yes: Anxiety is state of tension, apprehension, worry, uneasiness or fear. It may be related to anticipated danger or arise for no apparent reason. While m ... Read More
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A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Simon
32 years experience Integrative Medicine
Depression wt loss: Yes, anxiety can cause a variety of symptoms including twitching (not twerking), and depression can lead to weight loss as there are appetite changes ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Krishna Kumar
55 years experience Psychiatry
Severe anxiety: Severe anxiety and Anticonvulsant medications can cause muscle twitches all over body. See your Physician for Balanced Diet with protein, carbohydrate ... Read More
A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tarek Nashawi
20 years experience Hospital-based practice
Need more info: Your symptoms are not specific enough. What is your age prior medical problems, meds taking right now..you would be better served going to a primary c ... Read More

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