Thanks for your query.
More information, particularly about your age, gender, other problems, co-existing medical conditions, drugs etc.. is required to reach to a conclusion.
However, the problem can be due to common conditions like severe protein deficiency or anemia; or, more serious conditions like kidneys or liver
problem, or right sided heart failure
Consult your doctor and apprise him of my opinion. I am certain that he will agree with me, order required tests, and- based on the reports- will prescribe suitable/modified treatment as advised.
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Dr. Rakesh Karanwal