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Waking up with severe dry mouth. Fatigue, loss of appetite, burning sensation in my throat, nausea when I sit a certain way. Lost 13lb out of no where?

Waking up with severe dry mouth. Fatigue, loss of appetite, burning sensation in my throat, nausea when I sit a certain way. Lost 13lb out of no where?

Unexplained weight: Loss indicates the need for you to see your doc. The sleep-related things you mention suggest the POSSIBILITY of sleep apnea, another reason to see your doc. Peace and good health. ...Read more

Mouth (Definition)

Mouth (mouth) " n. Pl. Mouths 1. A. The body opening through which an animal takes in food. B. The cavity lying at the upper end of the alimentary canal, bounded on the outside by the lips and inside by the oropharynx and containing in higher vertebrates the tongue, gums, and teeth. C. This cavity regarded as the source of sounds and speech. D. The opening to any cavity or canal ...Read more


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Bumps on throat, stuffy nose, diarrehea, chaset and lower back pain loss of appetite comes and goes and dry mouth?

Bumps on throat, stuffy nose, diarrehea, chaset and lower back pain loss of appetite comes and goes and dry mouth?

Viral URI: Is a probable cause for these symptoms. You should begin to get better in 3-4 days. Stay well hydrated, treat your symptoms with otc medications and if your are not getting better go and see your pcp. Hope you are better soon. ...Read more

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Symptoms include: lump in throat sore jaws dry mouth loss of appetite sometimes bitter/bland taste in mouth and nausea. What could it be?

Symptoms include: lump in throat sore jaws dry mouth loss of appetite sometimes bitter/bland taste in mouth and nausea. What could it be?

Medications: The first thing that I would check is your current list of medications. Many medications can have side effects that could give you some of the symptoms that you are describing. ...Read more

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What causes excessive thirst, weight loss, dry mouth, fatigue?

What causes excessive thirst, weight loss, dry mouth, fatigue?

Could be diabetes: - with the classic "three "p"s present. Polydipsia, polyphagia, polyuria. Do you have a an appetite and consume large quantities of food and still are losing weight? Are you urinating very frequently? Of course other conditions can cause xerostomia, weight loss, and fatigue. So the best approach is to see a pcp and have a workup. ...Read more

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Fatigue, breakout sweats, dry mouth, anxiety, worried. Cant do daily activities as usual without feeling exhausted, loss of sexual desire?

Fatigue, breakout sweats, dry mouth, anxiety, worried. Cant do daily activities as usual without feeling exhausted, loss of sexual desire?

Start with your MD: To rule out medical causes, but it sounds like depression with anxiety. Talk to a mental health professional. The most effective treatment is cognitive-behavioral therapy, sometimes supplemented with medication. Also helpful are exercise, social interaction & engrossing activities, practicing stress management, committing to meaningful goals, practicing gratitude, & doing kind things for others. ...Read more

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Fatigue, dry mouth, not eating, headaches

Fatigue, dry mouth, not eating, headaches

Sadly sounds: Very common these days. Stress is a major factor caused by a host of reasons. If you are one of the fortunate few who is not stressed, then I would consult with a physician for a check up to make sure that everything is okay. ...Read more

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Expwriencing frquwnt urination fatigue and lump on neck and dry mouth?

Expwriencing frquwnt urination fatigue and lump on neck and dry mouth?

See doctor: With the symptoms you describe you need to see the doctor and get checked out ...Read more

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Can a house make you sick? Very dusty home, I've only left 3x in 8 mos a lot of symptoms dry mouth, fast heartbeat, bad sob just dressing, bad fatigue ect.

Can a house make you sick? Very dusty home, I've only left 3x in 8 mos a lot of symptoms dry mouth, fast heartbeat, bad sob just dressing, bad fatigue ect.

Sick Building: There is an entity called sick building syndrome. This usually where there is poor ventilation. You may, however, have some allergy to something in your house that is causing the problem. You might consider seeing an allergist. ...Read more

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I have dry mouth, tiredness, lack of energy and sometimes get lightheaded.?

I have dry mouth, tiredness, lack of energy and sometimes get lightheaded.?

Medical evaluation: These symptoms cannot be diagnosed over the internet. I recommend that you see your physician for a complete and thorough medical evaluation. ...Read more

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I have dry mouth with sensitivity to smells and tastes, I am fatigued and feeling a little out of sorts, its been about three days.

I have dry mouth with sensitivity to smells and tastes, I am fatigued and feeling a little out of sorts, its been about three days.

Follow up: Your symptoms are a bit vague and non specific, hence I recommend that you follow up with your doctor for further evaluation. A good history and physical, coupled with some laboratory testing could be useful in evaluation of your symptoms. All the best! ...Read more

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Lately I've experienced extreme fatigue. Lower back pains on both sides but not the middle. Nausea and very dry mouth at all times. Any suggestions?

Lately I've experienced extreme fatigue. Lower back pains on both sides but not the middle. Nausea and very dry mouth at all times. Any suggestions?

You need evaluation: There are a lot of things going on and you'll need a full evaluation to help clarify what the problem is and what your diagnosis is. You need to see your physician ...Read more

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What disease would cause my gums to swell and be light in color as well as joint pain and fatigue, mucosal swelling and dry mouth?

What disease would cause my gums to swell and be light in color as well as joint pain and fatigue, mucosal swelling and dry mouth?

Gums: This sounds like a rheumatological condition. Sjogren's syndrome is the most typical condition to affect oral mucosa. I'd see a physician for evaluation. ...Read more

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Frequent urination, dry mouth, sulfur burps, fatigue, weight gain dry skin and hostility for no apparent reason are the order of the day, what gives?

See a physician: Go see a physician. Dry mouth and the need to drink a lot of water and frequent urination are 2 usual symptoms of diabetes. However you need to be checked to be sure. ...Read more

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I have taken more than the perscribed dosage of my symbicort (budesonide and formoterol) inhalations, how long to get out of my system I am experiencing dry mouth, leg cramps, fatigue and increased salivation.

I have taken more than the perscribed dosage of my symbicort (budesonide and formoterol) inhalations, how long to get out of my system I am experiencing dry mouth, leg cramps, fatigue and increased salivation.

How much more?: Your symptoms don't make sense. Dry mouth and increased salivation? Inhaled corticosteroids can lead to dry mouth, but fatigue and leg cramps are less likely to be related unless you have severely overdosed on the steroid. Talk to the doctor who prescribed your meds. ...Read more

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What do you think? Hba 10.9, htc 33.6, IgG 2112, IgM 43, sed rate (westergren)22, gamma globalism 1.8, numbness&tingling in extremities, dry mouth, fatigue

What do you think? Hba 10.9, htc 33.6, IgG 2112, IgM 43, sed rate (westergren)22, gamma globalism 1.8, numbness&tingling in extremities, dry mouth, fatigue

Sleep test: All of your symptoms may indicated sleep problems that can be life shortening or life threatening. The only way to know if there are serious problems is with an overnight sleep test. I encourage you to seek help. ...Read more

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2 sores on scalp, racing heart, fatigue, dry mouth, left house 3x in 8mos, can't stand&walk 4 long period, muscleloss, anxiety, could it be cushings syndrome?

2 sores on scalp, racing heart, fatigue, dry mouth, left house 3x in 8mos, can't stand&walk 4 long period, muscleloss, anxiety, could it be cushings syndrome?

Need evaluation: You have lots of things going on. The first thing you need to do is see your primary care doctor and have an evaluation. Many of your symptoms may be related to anxiety and your primary care can refer your for treatment.
The only way to get answers is to make a start. ...Read more

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Are hot flashes, dry mouth, fatigue, gas, slight mood swings and some mild cramping a sign of early pregnancy?

Are hot flashes, dry mouth, fatigue, gas, slight mood swings and some mild cramping a sign of early pregnancy?

Pregnancy: If you miss your period then check a pregnancy test, home tests are accurate. If your period starts then you are not pregnant. Even then if you are concerned about pregnancy you can always check a test. There are no set signs of pregnancy, everything could be a sign of pregnancy or PMS. ...Read more

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2 months of persistent lightheadedness, pulsation in forehead, freezing hands, fatigue, dry mouth. Blood works, TSH, BP, Neuro test:normal. Any Reason?

Refer rheumatology: Fatigue and dry mouth could be seen in Sjogren's syndrome, either by itself or along with other autoimmune diseases. Some over the counter medications can also cause a dry mouth. If there are no medications to explain these symptoms, consider a referral to a rheumatologist. ...Read more

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I've had a low grade fever that comes and goes for 5 weeks now, fatigue, headaches, dry mouth, swollen lymph nodes. Any suggestions? Labs all are ok

I've had a low grade fever that comes and goes for 5 weeks now, fatigue, headaches, dry mouth, swollen lymph nodes. Any suggestions? Labs all are ok

See your doctor: A fever that lasts 5 weeks deserves more investigation. The doctor who did your initial tests can refer you to a specialist, if needed. You might need to see an infectious disease doctor if no cause for the fever is found. ...Read more

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31yrmale. Sjogerns negative (ana<1:40, RA -ve, CRP, ESR normal). Feel dry mouth&tongue always esp while talking/doing exercise&inturn fatigue N head press?

31yrmale. Sjogerns negative (ana<1:40, RA -ve, CRP, ESR normal). Feel dry mouth&tongue always esp while talking/doing exercise&inturn fatigue N head press?

Dehydration: We 'use up' water in our daily activities -esp exercising (sweating) and even talking because you're expelling air which must be humidified to 100% before it can be breathed in--therefore, when exhaled, a 'cloud' of water goes with it. Try increased fluids. Check urine for a light yellow to clear color-that will indicate you're hydrated. Limit heat exposures. Fatigue should get better if hydrated. ...Read more

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Diagnosed with Meibomian gland dysfunction, is this indicative of Sojgrens Syndrome. Also have fatigue, joint pain and trouble walking and dry mouth?

Diagnosed with Meibomian gland dysfunction, is this indicative of Sojgrens Syndrome. Also have fatigue, joint pain and trouble walking and dry mouth?

No.: All glands can be affected by Sjögren's syndrome but this is not a typical gland in that disease. The most common areas are parotid glands and salivary glands. To diagnose the problem you should have dry eyes and mouth as well as gland swelling and either abnormal labs (ANA, SS-A, or SS-B antibodies). Ultrasound of the gland is also now being used to help in some cases. ...Read more

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I'm feeling fatigued, dry mouth, swollen throbbing feet, blurred vision at a distant, urination frequently, dizziness sometimes, I do have high bp?

I'm feeling fatigued, dry mouth, swollen throbbing feet, blurred vision at a distant, urination frequently, dizziness sometimes, I do have high bp?

Call doctor: Possible high blood pressure, but you should also get your glucose levels checked because you might be pre diabetic. It could also be pre-menopausal symptoms. Call your doctor for a check up. ...Read more

Dr. Sandra Eleczko
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Dry Mouth Syndrome (Xerostomia) (Definition)

Can be caused by loss of fluids from diarrhea or vomiting that leads to dehydration, or occasionally as a side effect of a medication. ...Read more


Dr. Al Hegab
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Appetite Changes (Definition)

Appetite changes = increased or decreased desire to eat ...Read more