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Loss of appetite after food poisoning. Normal?

Loss of appetite after food poisoning. Normal?

Can happen: There are many causes of food poisoning, but it may be common for symptoms to persist after the actual episode of exposure or infection is over, including loss of appetite. You may need to seek dietary help to insure good nutrition if you are not eating normally. There might also be an aversion to certain foods long after the event that eventually can resolve with time. ...Read more

Dr. Al Hegab
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Appetite Changes (Definition)

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


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Loss of appetite, after I eat my stomach hurts and I feel nauseous. Can this be an ulcer?

Loss of appetite, after I eat my stomach hurts and I feel nauseous. Can this be an ulcer?

Future Endoscopy? ...: Gastric ulcers can grow in intensity with eating, while duodenal ulcers decrease with eating. If you have had chronic concerns with GERD (aka acid reflux) and/or gastritis (due to foods, meds, lifestyle, stress), then Peptic Ulcer Disease (PUD) is possible. Avoid hot/spicy/greasy/fried/caffinated/alcoholic foods and drinks as a precaution. Prilosec OTC is a good first med to use, but see GI/PCP! ...Read more

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Is it normal to have loss of appetite after your period is finished? I usually eat a ton before my period starts. During and after I cant look at food

Is it normal to have loss of appetite after your period is finished? I usually eat a ton before my period starts. During and after I cant look at food

Appetite changes: Common with hormonal tides. To establish a healthy relationship with the effects of progesterone which rises after ovulation, plan your meals accordingly.
Progesterone influences how women's sleep, mood and appetite. Talk to a gynecologist who is adept in treating premenstrual changes such as PMDD and sleep disturbances. I'm sorry that this physiologic event becomes the butt of sexist jokes! ...Read more

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Constant moderate pain mid back right side feels like it's just within bottom of ribs, nauseous, loss of appetite after lunch, cloudy urine...

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Constant moderate pain mid back right side feels like it's just within bottom of ribs, nauseous, loss of appetite after lunch, cloudy urine...

Here are some. ..: Despite age 25, your described clinical scenario should be evaluated to make sure of no clinical attacks of gallbladder stone or right kidney stone. So, collect and bring the info on the onset, degree, duration, interval, evolution, and progress of the symptoms and their related discomforts over time to Doc for analysis + exam + timely tests so to deduce possible diagnosis & provide reasonable Rx. ...Read more

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Very sore throat and loss of appetite after heavy vomiting 2 days ago now have diarrhea.

Very sore throat and loss of appetite after heavy vomiting 2 days ago now have diarrhea.

Sore throat: Your throat is sore because of all the retching you were doing when vomiting. Stay on a bland diet for your diarrhea. Stay away from fried or fatty food. Do not drink milk and stay away from milk products. Do not drink juice but use electrolyte replacement fluids. ...Read more

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What could cause loss of appetite?

What could cause loss of appetite?

Million things: Stress serotonin which is your happy juice regulate your sleep and wt and appetite too
depression is the common and anxiety are the common after all the medical work up is clear go to your doctor to have medical clearance first. ...Read more

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Combatting recent loss of appetite?

Combatting recent loss of appetite?

NEED MORE INFO: Sorry but this is way too vague. So many possible reasons for this. Virus, sickness, medications, depression, pain. Need more to help narrow this down so seek out your primary care physician. ...Read more

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Loss of appetite that won't go away?

Loss of appetite that won't go away?

Issues: Could be lots of things. See your doctor to begin a work up. ...Read more

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How does a disease cause a loss of appetite?

How does a disease cause a loss of appetite?

Anorexia: Loss of appetite, medically referred to as anorexia, can be caused by a variety of conditions and diseases. Some of the conditions can be temporary and reversible, such as loss of appetite from the effects of medications. Some of the conditions can be more serious, such as from the effects of underlying cancer. Ref: http://www. Medicinenet. Com/loss_of_appetite/symptoms. Htm ...Read more

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What can be the causes of loss of appetite?

Loss of appetite: There are several medications which can suppress your appetite. If the time frame coincides with the addition of a new medication and is persistent, lasts more than a couple of weeks, or associated with significant weight loss, discuss this with your doctor. ...Read more

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I'm experiencing loss of appetite. What can I do?

I'm experiencing loss of appetite. What can I do?

Loss of appetite?: Can have many reasons, see your PCP for evaluation and work up. ...Read more

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Loss of appetite and felling anxious for one month.

Anxiety/depression?: You could have either a depressive disorder, an anxiety disorder, or a medical problem.

Hyperthyroidism could cause anxiety and loss of appetite, but typically there are other symptoms that go along with it.

My suggestion for questions like this is always the same: if in doubt, go see your doctor, and make sure that a medical cause is ruled out first. Good luck! ...Read more

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What are some reasons for chronic loss of appetite?

What are some reasons for chronic loss of appetite?

Well. I can: Give you some.
Depression is the most common at a young age.
Drug abuse, use of stimulants including stimulant drugs that are useful (ritalin, etc for ADHD). stimulant effects of some antidepressants.
Cancer, in theory.
Gastrointestinal disease or other diseases producing nausea.
some..... ...Read more

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What could cause loss of appetite with nothing else going on?

Lots: There are many causes for losing your appetite -- some primarily physical and some psychological, but all equally real. Depression is one of the most common in your age range; also alcohol or drug abuse. Sometimes people restrict their food intake, as in eating disorders. Please work with your physician to determine the cause and treat it appropriately. ...Read more

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What to do when you have a loss of appetite and unable to eat?

What to do when you have a loss of appetite and unable to eat?

Got more info...?: How often does this occur? Is there weight loss? What time of day are your symptoms most common (early am, evening)? Is stress or grief involved? Are you vomiting? Do you see blood in stool, or has there been a change in bowel pattern? Abdominal pain or bloating? History of eating disorder? What tests have been done? We'd love to help but your question needs more details please... ...Read more

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I have a sudden loss of appetite, weird thing is this happens while I eat. Why?

Acute? Chronic?: Early satiety (suddenly feeling full after eating a small amount) can be seen with a bunch of problems. An alarm symptom which should get checked out. Can be seen with stomach inflammation, ulcers, poor stomach emptying, masses or obstruction, liver enlargement, spleen or lymph node enlargement, other organs squishing the stomach, metabolic issues.
See your doc. ...Read more

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Total loss of appetite or inability to eat more than (just guessing) 2/3 cup of food, what's wrong?

Loss of appetite: This could be a symptom of depression, and/or it could point to a medical condition. Talk with your family doctor first to make sure there's no underlying medical condition, and then get a psychiatric consultation to determine if medication is needed to treat your this problem. ...Read more

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My partner is 50 years old and has lost a lot of weight in the last three months, also has loss of appetite, what could be the cause?

My partner is 50 years old and has lost a lot of weight in the last three months, also has loss of appetite, what could be the cause?

Many causes. . .: Hyperthyroidism or overactive thyroid can cause weight loss. So can depression. Colon cancer is another cause and why we recommend screening colonoscopy start at 50yo in those w/o known risk factors eg family history. Therefore your partner needs to go see his/her family doctor immediately for complete evaluation. ...Read more

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Does hiatal hernial cause loss of appetite?

It could: Hiatal hernia is a deformity whereby the stomach pushes through the diaphragm and parts of the stomach instead of being under the diaphragm sits in the chest cavity. This causes a lot of various symptoms such as pain burping and early satiety which is what you're describing. It can also cause nausea. ...Read more

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What can cause loss of appetite from anxiety?

What can cause loss of appetite from anxiety?

Many variables: Some people who are experiencing anxiety, are also feeling sad, depressed, which could lead to loss of appetite. When person is anxious it may cause the certain neurochemical and psychological changes in your brain&mind which will decrease your appetite. That's why the consultation with psychiatrist is an important step which will help you to explore the causes of appetite loss for you personally. ...Read more

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Remedy for loss of appetite in a child less than 2years?

Remedy for loss of appetite in a child less than 2years?

It depends: Most 2 year olds eat less than they did when they were younger (per body size). They may be too active to sit down for a long meal, they may become more picky, or they may start resisting your control. They also may be sick and need to be seen by a doctor. If he isn't feeling well, have him checked by his doctor to make sure it isn't an ear infection, stomach bug or other problem. ...Read more

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What are symptoms of pancreatitis? Is loss of appetite and pain some of them?

Pancreatitis: Yes, those are some of the symptoms. You need to consult with a pancreas expert and probably get imaging to further assess the severity. ...Read more

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My son is 7 months and has had frequent diharreaha and vommiting with loss of appetite what could it be?

Common gut virus: After 3m the antibody protection that mom gave to baby through the placenta wears off. Then we expect them to begin experiencing viral GI illnesses about three times a year. The kids ingest germs from their environment from their fingers & the germ can start in the throat & stomach & progress to the intestines. Vomiting is often seen before diarrhea. ...Read more

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Can levothyroxine cause loss of appetite?

No: Hi. No, levothyroxine (L-T4) doesn't cause loss of appetite. In high level (i.e., hyperthyroidism), it accelerates the metabolism, and hyperthyroidism is often associated with weight loss, but it's from the high metabolism burning up more calories, not from a decreased appetite. ...Read more

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Is loss of appetite during periods normal?

For some women it is: Especially if they experience nausea or vomiting. ...Read more

Dr. Brad Goldenberg
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Reduced Appetite (Definition)

Diminished ...Read more