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Doctor insights on: Why Do You Lose Your Appetite When You Fall In Love

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Why do you lose your appetite when you fall in love?

Why do you lose your appetite when you fall in love?

Strong emotion: Love is a strong emotion, not everyone who falls in love lose their appetite though;however some may be so captivated by the opposite sex that she/he may even forget that they need to eat to survive.

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Why do I lose my appetite when I'm with the girl I love?

On your mind: You may have other things on your mind, and just don't think about eating.

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I love chewing gum. Can chewing it make me eat less make me lose appitite?

I love chewing gum. Can chewing it make me eat less make me lose appitite?

Weight: I would not rely on gum chewing as a method to lose weight. If you lose any weight it will be quite minimal. Best.

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Can antidepressants make you lose your appetite?

Can antidepressants make you lose your appetite?

Depends: Many antidepressants may cause some mild nausea early in treatment that goes away, and can reduce your appetite. Medication which increase serotonin increase your appetite (e.g. Zoloft, prozac, celexa, paxil). Wellbutrin, (bupropion) which works through increasing Dopamine in your synapses is the only antidepressant that can be an appetite suppressant.

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Is there an over-the-counter medication to help you lose your appetite and no eat so much?

Nothing good!: You need to cultivate the will to control your eating, alter your behavior and eat modestly by taking smaller portions. Also you can use fillers with low energy like use ample amounts of salads, vegetables and fruits instead of starches and meats. If you practive this change at each meal time, you will lose weight!

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Can flu turn you away from food and make you lose your appetite?

Can flu turn you away from food and make you lose your appetite?

Viral illnesses: Such as the flu can decrease your appetite and desire to eat. Key to stay well hydrated drinking plenty of fluids and eating soft foods as tolerated.

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What to do when you lose your appetite from nervous overeating of junk?

What to do when you lose your appetite from nervous overeating of junk?

Don't eat junk: There's nothing to do if you already ate junk. Obviously you should avoid it in the future. If it's just a bad habit, stay conscious of what you eat, don't have junk food at hand (try healthy snacks instead), and have family/friends support you. If nervousness is the underlying problem, check the many healthtap answers about how to handle nervousness or anxiety.

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Does amitriptyline have a side affect that makes you lose your appetite?

Does amitriptyline have a side affect that makes you lose your appetite?

Not usually: Amitriptylene generally stimulates your appetite. But there are other GI effects like constipation and even nausea in some -- if this happens, you might lose your appetite. Nausea is much more common with ssri antidepressants than amitriptylene, though.

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How long does it take to lose your appetite when taking Wellbutrin (bupropion)?

It depends: While Wellbutrin (bupropion) is considered a weight neutral antidepressant, losing one's appetite is not necessarily expected. However, you will be less likely to gain weight from it. If your depression has led to a weight gain due to emotional eating, you may find that the urge to eat like that will decrease as the medicine reduces your depression.

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Can poison ivy make you lose your appetite?

Not by itself: However if you can't sleep or have had a severe case of poison ivy especially when complicated by an infection, you may lose appetite. Most of the time, it is just intensely itchy.

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Can brain damage make you lose your appetite?

Can brain damage make you lose your appetite?

Yes, it can: Brain trauma depending on which lobe in the brain affected, can cause anorexia or loss of appetite.

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What chemical ingredient in Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) makes you lose your appetite?

Dextroamphetamine: The active ingredient of Adderall, (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) dextroamphetamine, causes appetite suppression in some people. If this effect occurs, it is often transient and will moderate over time. Occasionally, it is persistent enough to warrant attention.

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Can e-mycin cause you to lose appetite?

Can e-mycin cause you to lose appetite?

Absolutely: Erythromycin can be one of the more difficult antibiotics to take. Nausea & vomiting can limit this use of this antibiotic.

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Might having anxiety make you lose all your appetite?

Might having anxiety make you lose all your appetite?

Fight-Flight-Freeze!: All of the physical symptoms of anxiety direct result of the cascade of physiological events that get triggered when ur primitive fear & rage brain centers sense danger. Learn about this "fight or flight or freeze" response. See http://bit. Ly/wzhvqo once u understand the physiology of anxiety, its symptoms make sense (like not feeling hungry). This doesn't make them feel less unpleasant though!

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I'm 16 weeks and I have no appetite and keep losing weight. Should I be concerned?

I'm 16 weeks and I have no appetite and keep losing weight. Should I be concerned?

Discuss with doctor: At 16 weeks weight gain should be kept to a minimum. Ask your doctor if you are on track or underweight. One must know where you are starting from to know if this is ok.

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Does having a crush cause you to lose your appetite?

Absolutely: Yes- a "crush" can be an intense emotional experience, or feeling, that can affect all aspects of your behavior, including appetite. My advice, is try to maintain your normal daily routine as much as possible, life goes on.