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Dr. Marsha Davis
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Drowsiness (Definition)

Being tired is common during pregnancy, especially in the first few months and then towards the end. Exercise, rest, and proper diet all may reduce the degree of tiredness that you feel. It may help to take ...Read more


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Is there a medicine for OCD, not part of SSRI drugs, SSRI caused to me fatigue and drowsiness or insomnia, these side effects affected to my life.

Is there a medicine for OCD, not part of SSRI drugs, SSRI caused to me fatigue and drowsiness or insomnia, these side effects affected to my life.

OCD: I understand your need for medication for Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD) to relieve obsessive thoughts and compulsive behaviors. Since SSRI Medications caused insomnia, discuss with Psychiatrist Benefits and side effects of Anafranil or Effexor (venlafaxine). Continue follow up for monitoring Have Intensive Therapy. Do Breathing Relaxation, Yoga, Meditation ...Read more

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What could be the cause or causes of extreme fatigue, drowsiness, slurred speech and memory loss without alcohol or drug use? A few weeks ago i simply could not stay awake no matter how hard i tried. It happened again last night but was accompanied by sl

What could be the cause or causes of extreme fatigue, drowsiness, slurred speech and  memory loss without alcohol or drug use? A few weeks ago i simply could not stay awake no matter how hard i tried. It happened again last night but was accompanied by sl

Hello. : Hello. I don't know if you are an older person or if you have any significant healthy problems. I would see a neurologist soon to ensure that you are not having transient ischemic attacks or some other neurologic insult to the brain. Take care. ...Read more

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Can clinical depression cause all day fatigue, drowsiness and general weakness even after waking up until bed time? I fear MS for extreme fatigue. F 32

Can clinical depression cause all day fatigue, drowsiness and general weakness even after waking up until bed time? I fear MS for extreme fatigue. F 32

Clinical depression: Can manifest in extreme fatigue. Difficult to get out of bed, on the couch all day, etc. However, there are others conditions that can cause these symptoms. Please visit you doc and perhaps he/she can check your thyroid and other hormones, blood sugar, etc. Please put ms at the bottom of your list and try not to let your mind run away with problems that may not exist. Called "catastrophizing. ...Read more

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Began Metformin 500 daily 4 PCOS. After 2 weeks it caused severe fatigue & drowsiness. I sleep most of the day & night & still feel no energy. Normal?

Began Metformin 500 daily 4 PCOS. After 2 weeks it caused severe fatigue & drowsiness. I sleep most of the day & night & still feel no energy. Normal?

Normal?: You MUST make an appointment to see an Endocrinologist as soon as possible. You might also need a Psychologist but let's start with your Endocrinologist. All should go well over time - please keep me posted. ...Read more

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What condition cause extreme drowsiness/lethargy to the point where you literally can barely move your arms and legs and feels like "a great burden"?

What condition cause extreme drowsiness/lethargy to the point where you literally can barely move your arms and legs and feels like "a great burden"?

More info: Are these symptoms related to drug use? If not a condition called cataplexy with narcolepsy can cause these symptoms brought on by laughter, crying, terror.Anger, etc. The attacks are transient and improve after minutes. If your symptoms are long lasting, then get checked for anemia, underactive thyroid, adrenal gland insufficiency, etc. Your md will refer you to a neurologist if he/she feels it's needed. ...Read more

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Can promethazine cause irritability? Im not pregnant. I take it for my stomach. I have the usual fatigue, and drowsiness. But im very irritable.

Can promethazine cause irritability? Im not pregnant. I take it for my stomach. I have the usual fatigue, and drowsiness. But im very irritable.

Yes, it can happen: This would be more likely at high doses, but since there are significant interactions between this drug and both Prozac and xanax (alprazolam) it can be just too much! i'd hope that you can work with your doctors and a psychotherapist to find a way to reduce the medications to a necessary minimum and learn ways to control your symptoms with life-style skills. You are too young to spend your life taking pills. ...Read more

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Can major fatigue and drowsiness still be indicative of severe depression despite lack of sadness emotional distress? What could cause these 2 symp.?

Can major fatigue and drowsiness still be indicative of severe depression despite lack of sadness emotional distress? What could cause these 2 symp.?

Possibly: It might be good to drop 'severe' but - yes, even w/o awareness of sadness those 'could' be associated w/ depression.There are very specific criteria for a formal DX. Also - many other conditions cand cause those two symptoms. Many. Too many to list. Have a good exam and maybe lab work. ...Read more

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HB 12% iron 32 mild anisocytosis can it cause fatigue sleepiness weakness?

HB 12% iron 32 mild anisocytosis can it cause fatigue sleepiness weakness?

Yes: Your hemoglobin is a bit low for a male! Depending upon what your genetic background is the anisocytosis along with mild anemia MAY represent a Hemoglobin abnormality (eg: Thalassemia Minor) Hope this helps DR Z ...Read more

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Dr. Masoud Sadighpour
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Sleepiness (Definition)

Somnolence is a condition of drowsiness and is a symptom associated with many conditions including sleep apnea, ...Read more


Dr. Michael Rothman
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Lethargy (Definition)

Lack of energy, ...Read more