Top
30
Doctor insights on: Can Dehydration Cause Body Aches

Share
1

1
How do I know if my headaches and body aches might be cuz im dehydrated?

How do I know if my headaches and body aches might be cuz im dehydrated?

Rehdyrate: It would be difficult to prove dehydration as the cause, so the simplest solution assuming you have no medical reasons for fluid restriction would be to rehydrate yourself and see if the problem goes away. ...Read more

Dr. Ashu Syal
655 doctors shared insights

Dehydration (Definition)

The excessive loss of body water, with an accompanying ...Read more


2

2
Does sinusitis cause body aches?

Does sinusitis cause body aches?

Sinusitis: If inflammation is confined to the paranasal sinuses the answer is no, but whatever the infection is may have extended beyond the sinuses and even into the bloodstream and this can produce fever, chills, aches and so on. ...Read more

3

3
Can low levels of iron cause body aches?

Can low levels of iron cause body aches?

Possibly: Iron deficiency can cause weakness and fatigue, which can feel like body aches. Other symptoms can be pale skin, dizziness, decreased exercise tolerance and irritability. If you think this describes how you're feeling you can see your physician and they will run blood work to check for you. ...Read more

4

4
Body aches and pains after colonoscopy. What can cause this?

Body aches and pains after colonoscopy. What can cause this?

Follow up: Mild transient discomfort or pain may be acceptable but any substantial or long-lasting pain requires a follow up with your endoscopist ...Read more

6

6
What are the causes of sleep problems and body aches?

What are the causes of sleep problems and body aches?

Many factors: Body aches, by themselves, can cause sleep problems. Poor sleep is usually due to being aroused from sleep and this is often due to pain from some area of the body.
An over the counter pain medication such as a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) taken one hour before retiring can help alleviate aches while sleeping.
A 'sleep study' can provide more data-see your doctor for more info. ...Read more

10

10
What would cause all over body aches for a long time?

What would cause all over body aches for a long time?

Body aches: Need far more info to know what is going on. The discomfort can be muscular, neurological, due to a primary process affecting muscles, bones or joints, and may be overtly inflammatory or not. You need to make a list of all your symptoms, the time of onset and the history and relationships to other factors and see your family doctor for full evaluation. Good luck and hope you are better soon. ...Read more

11

11
Unhealthy lifestyle and posture. Will it causes body aches?

Unhealthy lifestyle and posture. Will it causes body aches?

Yes.: Not exercising is a big factor. Exercises appropriate for patients with arthritis diminshes pain, even in patients fibromyalgia. Most people no what constitutes a health lifestyle: exercise (regular); eating a healthy diet; not smoking; and drinking in moderation. ...Read more

12

12
Unhealthy lifestyle working online from home 16 hr/day, will it causes body aches?

Absolutely: Something tells me that you already know the answer to this question. Sitting in front of a computer 16 hours per day is not good for your body. We are not meant to sit for hours on end. We are meant to get up and move. If this is your work, you should consider some form of activity and exercise to counter the effects of sitting so much. Even changing to a standing desk will help. ...Read more

13

13
Does pre menopause cause body aches?

Menopause: Yes. Absolutely. Hot flashes and muscle or body aches among other symptoms are very common. ...Read more

14

14
Can chronic bronchitis cause body aches ??

No: it is an airway problem. If coughing too much could hurt a rib joint.
No relation with body aches an chronic bronchitis ...Read more

15

15
What causes body aches and pain, chillsno fever?

Viral infection: A virus can cause all of your symptoms described above. So can other causes but if this is simply a new onset complaint then it is likely a viral infection. Worst case scenario is to see your doctor for an influenza swab although we are technically out of the season. ...Read more

16

16
Will taking amitiza (lubiprostone) cause body aches?

Not common...: ...but I have seen that complaint in some of my patients. Only way to tell is to stop the Amitiza (lubiprostone) & see if those aches go away. ...Read more

17

17
What would cause fever during the day 99.6F - 100.1F, but goes away at night., as well as body aches? On going for 3 days.

What would cause fever during the day 99.6F - 100.1F, but goes away at night., as well as body aches? On going for 3 days.

Very: Low grade fever. But since you are feeling unwell see your doctor for a work up. The low grade fever can be caused by several things. Get full check up to find out the source ...Read more

18

18
Can spending too much time in bed cause muscle deconditioning? I used to live a very active lifestyle but last 3 months nothing i get body aches...

Can spending too much time in bed cause muscle deconditioning? I used to live a very active lifestyle but last 3 months nothing i get body aches...

Yes, but...: Deconditioning can certainly be caused by spending too much time in bed, yes. I would be more concerned, however, about why a 21-year-old is having the body aches and is needing to spend so much time in bed. I would certainly consider talking to a primary care doctor about these complaints as they can be sign of a medical condition. ...Read more

19

19
Could allergies/asthma cause body aches?

Yes: Allergies and asthma can cause you to cough violently, sneeze frequently or use your chest muscles to try to breathe more deeply. Any of these can cause aches, strains, etc. ...Read more

20

20
Could a boil cause a fever and body aches?

Boil-ing over: You hate to think that a simple boil can become more complicated but certainly it can. This depends on the type of germ causing the infection & the person (you) dealing with the infection. Hopefully u can get some help, because in ur case I'm worried ur body is struggling to control this disease. Best to call your primary doc now & ask what to do. You may need antibiotics or even a quick drainage. ...Read more

21

21
Docs, could a boil cause you to have a fever and body aches?

Docs, could a boil cause you to have a fever and body aches?

Yes: Depending on the size and location. it may spread to your blood and cause blood infection. ...Read more

22

22
Does food poisoning cause body aches?

Does food poisoning cause body aches?

Possibly: Dehydration from food poisoning certainly can and food poisoning can produce a reactive arthritis. ...Read more

23

23
Can scabies cause body aches when you are infested?

Can scabies cause body aches when you are infested?

Not aware of that.: Scabies looks like lines of burrows on skin made with little mounds or blisters. They cause itching which is often worse at night. Although they can be anywhere on skin they like going into skin folds (waistline, axilla, breasts, between fingers, wrists, knees, elbows, buttocks ; genitalia. ...Read more

24

24
What can I do to treat body aches caused by the flu?

What can I do to treat body aches caused by the flu?

Analgesics: Tylenol, (acetaminophen) Ibuprofen help with body aches (myalgias), but incompletely effective. If <48hrs, dr. Might give tamiflu. Try a warm bath, vaporizer, lots of fluids, throat lozenges. Influenza is a miserable illness. If you haven't been vaccinated, i'd advise you to get it. There are 3 strains of influenza-so, you could theroretically get influenza 2 more times this season. Ugh! ...Read more

25

25
What can cause headaches, face pain, and severe body aches?

What can cause headaches, face pain, and severe body aches?

Several causes.. : There are several possibilities and you should try to consult your primary physician asap. If it has just started without you ever having it before, it could be an infection (bacterial or viral). If you have been having it for a while it could be an auto immune condition or some other disorder as well. ...Read more

26

26
Can 10mg lisinopril cause all over body aches and pains throught the whole day?

Rare : This would be considered a very rare and unanticipated side effect of lisinopril. ...Read more

27

27
Could influenza cause chills and extreme body aches without any cold symptoms?

It is possible: Every patient responds to viral infections a bit differently. Most patients get typical symptoms of cough, runny nose and sore throat along with chills or body aches. Alternatively, your symptoms above may progress to a typical influenza presentation. Give your body rest and be sure to wash your hands :) ...Read more

Dr. Dennis Giannini
219 doctors shared insights

Body Aches (Definition)

Generalized soreness/ ...Read more


Dr. Richard Levin
1,732 doctors shared insights

Aches (Definition)

Aches are ...Read more