Can weight gain cause difficulty breathing?

Obese. With a large abdomen, the movement of the diaphragm can be restricted making breathing more difficult.

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I m having bodyaches, headache, breathing difficulty, bowel problems, fatigue & weight gain. Kindly suggest some medication.

Sorry. but for the symptoms you describe a complete medical evaluation is absolutely necessry i9ncluding a physical examination. Your symptoms could be caused by an underactive thyroid gland but treatment of this condition requires the above plus some simple blood tests Hope this helps! BE WELL! Dr Z. Read more...