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Feel Weak And Tired
Need good workup: Many problems physical & mental present with these symptoms--start with a checkup by your doctor. ...Read more
I am a 19yo male. I feel weak. And tired most of times nowdays and fall sick often. What can cause this?
Fatigue: The symptoms which you describe are quite consistent with many diagnoses. Pregnancy is one of many possible things that could be going on. If you think you are pregnant, then you should start by determining when was your last period. If it is late, then that could be the first indication you might be pregnant. The best way to tell if you are pregnant is to undergo a pregnancy test. ...Read more
Don't know if tummy:
Sx's are due to your anxiety.To address stress:
Talk about feelings & address problems. Don't avoid them. Aim for 7.5 - 8 hours of sleep/ night. Daily physical activity is optimal in a green space. Eat healthfully. Cut out junk carbs, caffeine & alcohol (or moderate). Try Qi Gong, Tai Chi, acupuncture, acupressure, homeopathy, meditation, Yoga, exercise program, deep breathing exercises or > ...Read more
Fatigue after meal: Fatigue after eating may be normal in some cases, such after an especially heavy meal. This can last from 30 minutes to a few hours. There may also be a relationship between fatigue after eating a low thyroid levels. Diabetes not as much so, although both diabetes and low thyroid conditions can cause symptoms of fatigue in general. ...Read more
I feel weak and tired can allergies and sinus problems make me feel this way and what can I do to not feel this way?
Yes and much to do!: Chronic allergies symptoms can include not only nasal symptoms but also generalized feelings of fatigue, tiredness, and irritability. The treatment approach is identify and avoid the triggers, medications like antihistamines and prescription nasal corticosteroid sprays and if not controlled, allergy injections. An allergist can assist in a plan to get you back to feeling like yourself! ...Read more
I feel very dizzy all the time especially when I work out or move too fast. I also get headaches and feel weak and tired?
I have headache and feel weak and tired although I eat well and sleep well I have been like this for more than a month my age is18?
How do u know if u have anemia I don't eat meat and I feel weak and tired most of the time. I don't eat a lot either and get bad pains in my side?
I have recurring seizures of unknown cause. If I have one that affects memory of the event and feel weak and tired after do I need to go to emergency?
Seizures: It's not always possible to find a cause for seizures. Recurrent seizures would indicate need review of anti seizure medication dosage or need to change medications. Please discuss with your GP. ...Read more
I feel weak and tired after masturbating. I know this is not due to actual loss of energy. I want some food and health tips to be energized/revitalized.
FItness: You're almost a grown man and learning about your body is important. After ejaculation, a man feels very relaxed and doesn't want to do anything else for a while; this will be part of connecting emotionally with your future partner. If it's really disabling or if you have an obsession / compulsion related to sexuality, get with your physician now; these things can be helped. Thanks for writing. ...Read more
I have a stomach viruse. Any advice? I got it yesterday, and I am feeling better now. I just feel weak and tired.
Had a cold virus with fever for a week. Symptoms of virus are gone but I feel weak and tired. How long should this last?
Asthenia: I believe what you describe best fits a diagnosis of post viral asthenia, duration of which is hard to predict. Wikipedia has it as post viral fatigue syndrome PVFS. Hope this helps. ...Read more
Wi feel weak and tired like run down. Also I have white gums around the tooth. Is this just teething?
Can my Asthma make me feel weak and tired even though I sleep through the night? Can it give me night sweats??
Asthma: Can make make you weak and tired, even though you sleep well, night sweats aren't known to be caused by asthma, many people do have night sweats for no known reason, get checked to make sure your asthma is controlled before looking for other causes for tiredness such as anemia or anxiety, take care ...Read more
I'm 29weeks pregnant and my blood pressure is 100/57.Is that normal or low? I feel weak and tired lately. Thank you.
It depends: If this is your usual BP then it is ok to have this BP reading, however if this is lower than usual, or if weakness is getting worse, pls see your ob. Keep yourself hydrated in the meantime. Take care. ...Read more
Did blood tests. Doc said I'm a bit anemic. Hb is around 11.7 also I feel weak or tired a lot. Solutions? Please help? Thanks.
Have had a headache on/off since yesterday and today blood pressure of around 156/74. Feel weak and tired. No history hypertension, what could it be?
2ndary, not primary: Your BP is elevated because you have a headache and don't feel well not the other way around. Your headache could be due to a viral illness, stress, sinus infection, or another dozen causes. Give it a day or so, get lots of rest and see if you're better Meanwhile, try some ibuprofen for symptomatic relief ...Read more
Light period for 17 days so far before was brown spotting, had no pain at all, I've been a little stressed lately and I generally feel weak and tired
Influenza?: One of the most common afflictions this time of year --- see your doctor, as this could become serious. ...Read more
22 male feel weak and tired on and off for past few weeks. Had diabetes, thyroid and anemia test normal. What else should be tested.
Check w/your doctor: To see when he/she would recommend, there are too many possibilities to list here. ...Read more
My BP has dropped to 84/60 andy heart is skipping a lot more than usual. Could this be something dangerous? I feel weak and tired and a bit dizzy
Could be problem with the heart.
Need to go to emergency room. ...Read more
Been having loose stools, getting worse, smell like sulfur, feel weak and tired all the time an in the past couple months have lost over 20 pounds....
Sorry to bother I feel weak and tired last few months what should I take as a vitamins with my HIV treatment pills as a support I feel weak powerless?
HIV infection: Hello again. My patients are taught that it is vital that they eat or ingest at least 140 grams of protein daily when they are HIV positive. I don't think vitamins is the right approach here. I would also wonder if you were on sustiva (efavirenz) as part of your HIV treatment and then given your fatigue would consider changing this. ...Read more
I have had my period for 2 weeks. Been on continuous bc pills for 2 months. Should not be bleeding. I feel weak and tired. I feel faint a lot lately. What should I do?
Breakthrough bleedin: Breakthrough bleeding (bleeding at the wrong time) is very common on birth control. It happens in about 1/3 of users. Its no big deal and usually self corrects over time. If you are not satisfied or it continues to happen then consider using a different birth control method. It is a common side effect and does not mean something is wrong or that the pill is not working. ...Read more
Can a zpac cause you to feel weak and tired? It's my second day on them [250mgs] and I'm having muscle spasms and feel weak and sleepy.
Could be...: But very seldom this may happen. Probably the real cause is the "side effect" of your own illness for which you are taking zithromycin. ...Read more
I am in my first trimester and I feel weak and tired all the time. I wanna sleep all day and still so exhausted. I barely have energy? Wht can I do?
I have a low WBC and neutrophils count over the term of 5 years. Could it be due to chronic infection/inflammation? I feel weak and tired all the time
Leukopenia: Look at it another way: could chronic infection be due to low WBC / low neutrophils? Absolutely yes! I would encourage you to see a hematologist or immunologist to see if you have a condition that leads to lifetime low levels of neutrophils, or of other immune function; if so, there may be some treatment that will improve your quality of life. ...Read more
I have shortness of breath, a lump under my arm and feel weak and tired and almost faint. Could this be leukemia?
Anything is possible: You should definitely see your doc about all of these symptoms. A few simple blood tests can determine if you have leukemia. However, given your description of your symptoms it is not possible to say what is wrong. This could, for example, be an abscess under your arm and anxiety causing hyperventilation and weakness and feeling tired. Get checked out. ...Read more