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Dr. David Houghton
Specializes in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
Nonspecific symptoms: These are pretty nonspecific symptoms that can be present in healthy people. But heart failure would be one problem that could cause all 3. Pretty unl ... Read More

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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brad Eilerman
19 years experience Endocrinology
Endocrinologist: See an endocrinologist. Rapid weight gain, sweating, and acne may represent an adrenal problem among other hormonal conditions.
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Dr. Jessica Langenhan
15 years experience Psychiatry
Possible side effect: Based on the symptoms you are experiencing, this might not be a good medication combination for you. Individuals can differ in terms of what medicatio ... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Sneid
40 years experience Endocrinology
Unlikely: Excessive sweating can be seen with an overactive thyroid, but associated with other signs/symptons. Weight gain is more common w/hypothyroidism, agai ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Only temporarily!: Sweating causes weight loss because sweat is water, and water weighs 8 pounds a gallon. However, if after sweating, a person doesn't drink water to re ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stanley Schwartz
51 years experience Endocrinology
Most commonly...: Diabetes so do get checked, now!
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Peter Ihle
53 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
It you have fat 2-: -loose, you will replace it with muscle that is heavier, but it also takes up less room that fat which is lighter. so as you loose fat initially U wil ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Griggs
38 years experience Clinical Psychology
These are symptoms: of depression, but could be caused by a myriad of physical conditions, which need to be addressed and eliminated first. Start with a visit to your M ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
27 years experience Pediatrics
Lots of things: Please see your doctor about this right away. The possibilities include some form of chronic disease be it intestinal, thyroid, cancer, depression, e ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Germanovich
12 years experience Pain Management
Pregnancy and : A multitude of other conditions. See a doctor for a physical exam.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Prozac (fluoxetine): It originally was introduced as being weight neutral, but there are exceptional cases where we see weight changes either up or down.
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Wigneswaran
25 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Weight gain: Many possibilities but more common would be excessive eating, thyroid abnormalities, heart failure, renal failure, excessive protein in the urine- it' ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Moranville
35 years experience Psychiatry
Not extreme: Though many of the antidepressants can cause some weight gain, it is usually not extreme. In my experience, mirtazepine (remeron) is most likely to ca ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
22 years experience Family Medicine
It can: I am not sure about hunger, but weight gain is listed as one of the side effects, so it's possible.
A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Chevies Newman
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
There are a few but: Most diseases that cause wt gain do so without increased appetite. Hypothyroidism adrenal gland come to mind. If hungry more and gaining weight, i l ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Knecht
30 years experience Endocrinology
Diabetes: Hi. That would be diabetes until proven otherwise. It's easy to test for. If you're diabetic and not overweight/obese, it's more likely type 1; if it' ... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Sneid
40 years experience Endocrinology
Blood sugar?: Have your blood sugar checked and get a full w/u with your doctor. Can also be rx you're receiving.
A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bassam Amawi
48 years experience Psychiatry
Anxiety ?: Unlikely it can cause multiple symptoms , feeling dizzy , chest pain , shortness of breath , but not weight loss or night sweat.
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barbara Lavi
34 years experience Clinical Psychology
Having good sleep: Appears to be connected to better health in general, so insomnia may impact on weight gain or loss. If you are not sleeping well, consider working wit ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience Rheumatology
No.: Biotin does not cause weight gain! that is unless you are seriously deficient!
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marc Neff
Dr. Marc Neff answered
Specializes in General Surgery
Weight gain: Weight gain is always a product of calories in versus calories out. Meaning, if you have increased your exercise, and burn more calories, and decrea ... Read More
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A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Grindstaff
37 years experience Addiction Medicine
Nortriptyline: Nortriptyline may cause increased appetite and weight gain There is no common problem with weight loss
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Chirag Vasa
26 years experience Infectious Disease
See physician : You have symptoms that suggestive of some systemic illness including dm, tb, malignancy or other causes. Please see your doc.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Trettin
32 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Yes: Yes of course... If you stop exercising and take in more calories than you are expending( now that you have stopped aerobically exersising) than weigh ... Read More

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