Review: could Fibromyalgia cause Loss of appetite?
We study 17,191 people who have Fibromyalgia from FDA and social media. Among them, 222 have Loss of appetite (Appetite - decreased). Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.
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Fibromyalgia (latest reports from 92,819 patients) is typically treated by Lyrica, Cymbalta, Savella, Gabapentin, Amitriptyline Hydrochloride, Flexeril.
Loss of appetite
Loss of appetite (lack of feeling to eat) (latest reports from 384,995 patients) has been reported by people with type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure, depression, pain, osteoporosis.
On Jul, 13, 2014: 17,174 people who have fibromyalgia are studied. Among them, 222 (1.29%) have Loss Of Appetite. They amount to 0.06% of all the 385,368 people who have Loss Of Appetite on eHealthMe.
Gender of people who have fibromyalgia and experienced Loss of appetite * :
|Loss of appetite||97.91%||2.09% |
Age of people who have fibromyalgia and experienced Loss of appetite * :
|Loss of appetite||0.00%||0.00%||1.13%||4.15%||16.23%||22.26%||29.06%||27.55% |
Severity of the symptom * :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Loss of appetite||0.00%||40.00%||60.00%||0.00% |
Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Pain (56 people, 25.23%)
- Depression (34 people, 15.32%)
- Arthritis (32 people, 14.41%)
- Headache (29 people, 13.06%)
- Cardiac disorder (27 people, 12.16%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (26 people, 11.71%)
- Vitamin supplementation (25 people, 11.26%)
- Hypersensitivity (25 people, 11.26%)
- Anxiety (25 people, 11.26%)
- Hypertension (25 people, 11.26%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Lyrica (72 people, 32.43%)
- Savella (67 people, 30.18%)
- Cymbalta (51 people, 22.97%)
- Humira (38 people, 17.12%)
- Aspirin (34 people, 15.32%)
- Xanax (34 people, 15.32%)
- Nexium (33 people, 14.86%)
- Fish oil (31 people, 13.96%)
- Neurontin (30 people, 13.51%)
- Skelaxin (29 people, 13.06%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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From this study (3 years ago):
SO far the nuvigil makes my brain and body feel awake for the first time in a long time. No jitters or shakes or feelings of extreme energy. By 7 or 8, I am sleepy but can stay awake. The only adverse side effect is headaches, which get better when I remind myself to eat, and loss of appetite. Still waiting to see which if any adverse reactions occur with the yaz and Nuvigil, since Nuvigil reduces the effect of hormonal BC.
emily on Oct, 1, 2011:
Just a warning, the "adverse effects" you would see on Yaz and Nuvigil would be pregnancy. Just a heads up if that's not in your plan right now, as my doctor told me when I was on hormonal BC and Nuvigil to either always use condoms or get an IUD, since it renders hormonal BC pretty much ineffective. I opted for the Paragard IUD.
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