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Doctor insights on: Dear Appetite Suppressant Cause Insomnia

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Insomnia (Definition)

A sleep disorder in which you cannot fall or stay asleep. It usually accompanies another sleep, medical, or psychiatric disorder, and can lead to memory impairment, mood changes, and increased risk of ...Read more


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Does provigil cause appetite loss?

Does provigil cause appetite loss?

Not typically: Although taste and nausea related side effects can impact eating, weight or appetite loss has not been a major outcome of using Provigil (modafinil). For more information: http://www.Ncbi.Nlm.Nih.Gov/pubmedhealth/pmh0000196/. ...Read more

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Increased appetite. Do my drugs for depression cause that?

Some do: Pacil, remerom and many in the second generation anti-psychotic family. ...Read more

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Can reducing remeron (mirtazapine) cause irritability. Many Thanks?

Possibly so, but...: When you say "reducing" Remeron, what exactly do you mean? Also, have there been any other recent changes to your other medications? You list Lexapro (escitalopram) 10 mg and Diazepam 8 mg daily. Are you on any other new medications that may not have mentioned? Any new stressors? Being more specific would assist us in providing you with a helpful answer. Do follow up with your prescriber as well. Best. ...Read more

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Can Zoloft (sertraline) cause decreased appetite?

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Can Zoloft (sertraline) cause decreased appetite?

Zoloft (sertraline): In some, not all, depending on dose & duration taken. ...Read more

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Have depression for years, plus acne, despite being 31. Symptoms: temper, irritability, fatigue, sleep issues,NO motivation. Could cause be Cortisol?

Have depression for years, plus acne, despite being 31.  Symptoms: temper, irritability, fatigue, sleep issues,NO motivation. Could cause be Cortisol?

Depression: Cortisol imbalance can manifest in mood swings, fatigue, sleep issues, etc. Consider seeing a nutritionally oriented doc or a nutritionist. A blood test called Micronutrient panel can be useful. See www.spectracell.com for more info. See "Feeling Good" which is a book by David Burns for some cognitive therapy self help. See doc to rule out medical conditions and then an mental health pro. ...Read more

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Can Ambien (zolpidem) cause a loss of appetite and breathing problems?

Anything is possible: Hypnotics can suppress the nervous system, however you need to share these symptoms with your prescribing doctor. With sleep problems, loss of appetite, depression, hypothyroidism, etc. Deep bs for what? If not contraindicated an antidepressant may return your natural sleep. ...Read more

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Which antidepressant, other than remeron, (mirtazapine) will help control daily nausea, anxiety, sleep disturbances, digestive issues, lack of appetite.

Which antidepressant, other than remeron, (mirtazapine) will help control daily nausea, anxiety, sleep disturbances, digestive issues, lack of appetite.

Everyone's different: If there was one perfect antidepressant for everybody, there would only need to be one on the market. The fact that there are many different ones means that everyone is different. It may take a while to find just the right medicine for you. Hang in there. It will be worth the wait. ...Read more

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What causes loss of appetite and insomnia?

What causes loss of appetite and insomnia?

Multiple things: The most common cause of combined loss of appetite and insomnia, would be depression. You could start with your primary care physician for an evaluation -- and depending on what all is going on with you, s/he may also want you to see a psychiatrist and/or sleep specialist. If depression is diagnosed, there are helpful treatments with both psychotherapy and medications. Many reasons for hope! ...Read more

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Is this hyperthyroidism? Symptoms include: insomnia, weight loss, eczema-chin, hunger, tsh: 1.51, strong tremors, anxiety, polyuria, weak upper str.

Is this hyperthyroidism? 
Symptoms include: insomnia, weight loss, eczema-chin, hunger, tsh: 1.51, strong tremors, anxiety, polyuria, weak upper str.

Probably Not: If your TSH is 1.51, then you are not hyperthyroid. I would see your doctor and ask him to evaluate you in person - he will probably want to order labs to rule out diabetes, which can cause weight loss and polyuria. If you have underlying anxiety, that can cause your tremors and insomnia. Find a doctor you are comfortable with and make an appt. ...Read more

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Can hay fever cause loss of appetite?

Can hay fever cause loss of appetite?

Maybe not directly -: Hay fever could plug up your nose to the point that you cannot smell well. This can affect your ability to taste and enjoy food . . . Which in turn could affect your appetite. Just another way things are complex and connected in humans, no? I also agree with dr. Ali about the effects of medications people take for allergies. ...Read more

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What causes fatigue, severe nausea, loss of appetite and weight gain?

What causes fatigue, severe nausea, loss of appetite and weight gain?

Pregnancy and : A multitude of other conditions. See a doctor for a physical exam. ...Read more

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Can amoxicillian cause loss of appetite?

Can amoxicillian cause loss of appetite?

Not normally: Amoxicillin can cause nausea, not a loss of appetite. However, the symptom of nausea will give you sensation of not wanting to eat. When you take the amoxicillin, eat something with it like a few crackers to decrease the nausea sensation. ...Read more

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Can cefuroxime cause loss of, appetite and nausea ᤾?

Can cefuroxime cause loss of, appetite and nausea ᤾?

Yes: Cefuroxime can cause nausea and even vomitting. It may also be part of the condition that you are taking Cefuroxime for but not an uncommon side effect of cefuroxime. ...Read more

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I need to know what's an appetite suppressant that i can take at night without getting insomnia from it?

I need to know what's an appetite suppressant that i can take at night without getting insomnia from it?

Auricular acupunctur: I am not providing a direct answer to your question - am offering a different solution. Consider weekly ear (auricular) acupuncture combined with decreased carbs, mindful eating and exercise. It provides superior appetite supression. It doesn't cause insomnia. ...Read more

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What is a strong appetite suppressant?

There are drugs: such as amphetamine family or there are non-drug. In the non-drug issue there is avoiding the triggers of overeating, there is substituting different things for the triggers that are not food and there is putting the appetite into a larger context such as writing your own diet book http://www.amazon.com/dp/0692496157/ is a way to write your own diet book. ...Read more

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What is the best natural appetite suppressant?

What is the best natural appetite suppressant?

DRINK WATER: Drinking water before you eat has been shown to suppress appetite. Also whenever you feel like snacking try hydrating with a low calorie beverage because 'mild hunger pains' may actually be a signal that you need to drink fluids. ...Read more

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What is the best legal appetite suppressant in cali?

California?: Assuming we are not talking about a land from an indiana jones movie, then you want to use a combo of meds. Topiramate and Phentermine leads to >10% weight loss at one year in a majority of persons begun on it. ...Read more

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Hi docs! wondering what appetite suppressant drops are best?

They are not proven: to do anything. Furthermore, even if they DID work,they wouldn't be changing the underlying situation and when they were stopped, the obesity would come right back. better is realizing the cues/triggers/emotions/habits/situations that trigger eating http://www.amazon.com/dp/0692496157/ ...Read more

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What would be a good appetite suppressant that wont harm you?

Any: Provided that the medication is provided to you by a knowledgable physician. Hopefully one specifically trained in thie field of bariatric medicine, you should be fine. These medications are not candy and should only be used under the stupperviosion of an qualified physician. ...Read more

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Is saffron a safe and effective appetite suppressant?

Ha ha, no.: white sauce with saffron with scallops sauted sugar snap peas over a good fluffy jasmine rice. no. http://www.amazon.com/dp/0692496157/ details recipes that are NOT over 600 calories, and how to transcend appetite. ...Read more

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What is a healthy and natural appetite suppressant supplement?

Natural appetite: There are so many healthy foods that you should not be too concerned about what you eat. On the other hand, if you are not enjoying your food, try some others - ultimately you will decide which are your best foods! ...Read more

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Does ritalin (methylphenidate) take a while to have an appetite suppressant effect?

Does ritalin (methylphenidate) take a while to have an appetite suppressant effect?

No: This is generally an immediate side-effect than can be minimized by taking it after a good breakfast and fitting it to match your needs. ...Read more

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What's a good OTC appetite suppressant? Want a little short term help. My self-control is weak right now!

OTC suppressant: Not a good idea. Two things: 1: Go online to NuVal and find the relative values of 100 items - 100 being best, 0 being worst. 2: A consult with a Psychologist may be very helpful. Please keep me posted. ...Read more

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Can molasses act as an appetite suppressant?

No: I can't find anything linking molasses to being a natural appetite suppressant. Here's a link to the top 10 natural appetite suppresants: http://failedpilot.Com/589/natural-appetite-suppressant/. ...Read more

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What is the best appetite suppressant?

Depends: Depends on the patient. The most widely used is pent ermine, which has been used safely for over 50 years. It's now being used in combination w other modern medicines. Remember there's no magic pill. ...Read more

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Is there a healthy appetite suppressant?

Is there a healthy appetite suppressant?

See below : If they lead to weight loss, all appetite suppressants will likely leave you healthier after you use them. ...Read more

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Appetite suppressant or is exercise a better solution?

Appetite suppressant or is exercise a better solution?

Neither.: Appetite suppressants are a temporary and dangerous weight loss cop-out. Exercise is part of a good plan for weight loss, but it won't work by itself. You need a good, healthy low-carb diet, plus a good, sensible exercise program. Less calories in...More calories out...It's really not rocket science! ...Read more

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Please tell me what appetite suppressant drops are best?

Appetite drops: Most are worthless. So work on better ways to lose weight. Like eat less, exercise more. Simple in concept, difficult in execution. Would get myfitnesspal app and track calories to see where they are coming from and how much you burn with exercise. ...Read more

Dr. Stuart Wasser
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Appetite Suppressant (Definition)

Appetite suppressants are a kind ...Read more