Doctor insights on:
Can Lupus Cause Nausea Or Is It A Symptom
In context of cryofibrinogenemia, lupus-type ctd and adrenal insufficiency, what could cause increase in GI symptoms, nausea, and vomiting with adrenal crisis, when estrogen/progestin drugs are taken?
Cortisol deficiency : With true adrenal insufficiency diagnosed by an endocrinologist, one would need to be taking cortisol replacement therapy. Nausea, abdominal pain, vomiting and weight loss are classic symptoms of adrenal insufficiency which estrogen and Progesterone replacement don't address. Many with primary adrenal insufficiency also look like they have a deep tan. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Unlikely: Lupus is basically a form of "vasculitis" which affects small blood vessels such as those in the kidneys, joints (arthritis) and skin! The GI tract is generally unaffected! The MEDICATIONS used to TREAT Lupus are another story! Most of them have mild-moderate GI effects! Speak with your Rheumatologist! (If you have not seen one you should!!!0 Hope this helps Good Luck Dr Z ...Read more
I've had a severe headache coupled with occasional dizziness and nausea for 17 days. Also symptoms elsewhere...Chances of lupus?
What to expect while on methotrexate for lupus? Lots of nausea that day? Also I heart it causes fatigue at first? Any weight gain?
Some: No weight gain with Methotrexate but nausea and fatigue can occur in a minority of patients. If they do occur, tell your doctor as the symptoms might be timing or dose related and adjustments can be made. Do not be discouraged. Your doctor is thinking of medicines to aggressively control your condition. ...Read more
Gnawing upper&nausea abd pain x6 months.EGD =mild patchy gastric erythema.Otherwise normal.Waiting biopsy.I have lupus.Not on NSAIDs.Possible causes?
WaitForBiopsyReport: Pain in upper abdomen associated with nausea can be drom Chronic Gastritis,Peptic Ulcer Disease as well from gall bladder conditions.The endoscopy showed mild patchy gastric erythema which suggest gastritis.You have to wait for biopsy and H PYLORI test report.Treatment if h pylori negative will consist of acid suppression.Follow up with your GI Doctor ...Read more
Can lupus take time to show in bloods? Symptoms but normal blood work after 5 months. Athralgia, fatigue, rashes, myalgia, nausea, hives
I have lupus & i think I have a stomach virus. I am wondering should I go to the er. Symptoms fever nausea muscle aches weakness loose stool vomiting?
Do severe mulitple day migranes with nausea and dizzyness have to.Deal.With my lupus or my predieabetes?
Abd pain, nausea for months. Med history includes lupus.MD wants to look at gall bladder,etc Ordered NM PET scan. Is that the same thing as HIDA scan?
Almost: Used to assess function and structure of hepatobiliary tract (including gallbladder), wish you all the best ...Read more
Intermittent armpit & groin pain (increasing in intensity), fatigue, night sweats, nausea. Could this be part of my lupus? Haven't had this before.
Possible: Lupus can present itself in so many ways, one probably needs to consider it guilty until proven otherwise. I would recommend that you call your rheumatologist ASAP. ...Read more