A 64-year-old female asked:
Disclaimer

i've had osteoarthritis since in my twenties. now i am 64 and take pain medications. can this make me feel tired? i'm having a hard time doing house

1 doctor answer
Dr. John Goldman
54 years experience Rheumatology
May be something: This may be something other than osteoarthritis in your 20's. You need to discuss with your physician about seeing a rheumatologist.
Answered on Feb 23, 2015

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month

Related questions:

A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alexios Apazidis
16 years experience Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery
Autoimmune disease : Multiple joint complaints that are refractory to NSAIDs in a 36 yo female is most likely autoimmune disease such as rheumatoid or lupus, etc. Osteoart ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alexios Apazidis
16 years experience Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery
Osteoarthritis: Well it does cause pain and body has a way of dealing with painful movement by making you avoid it. Body will inhibit you from moving, slowing you dow ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
56 years experience Endocrinology
Osteoarthritis: Not usually and you are young to have osteoarthritis. Discuss with your medical team.
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
28 years experience Rheumatology
Fatigue: No, check for vitamin D deficiency, thyroid hormone levels and anemia.

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month