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A 21-year-old female asked:

Can anxiety cause chronic nausea? i have to force myself to eat most of the time and never have an appetite

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Dr. Stephen Aron
A US doctor answeredLearn more
Yes: I think a GI evaluation is indicated, but anxiety can cause nausea and not having an appetite.
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Dr. Michael Gabor
Diagnostic Radiology 34 years experience
Yes: Anxiety can definitely cause nausea, but there are many causes of nausea. If you have chronic nausea, best to discuss it with your doctor.
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Last updated Dec 9, 2018

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