Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
176 Doctors are Online

I lost alot of weight in a couple of months, what could be the reason for this?

I lost alot of weight in a couple of months....40lbs to be exact.. have no appetite and can t gain it back i only weigh 90 ls. help!! i am starting to feel weak and ill. my hair is falling out, I can t sleep well. it s nothing for me to stay up all night 2 to 3 times a week. everyone is starting to worry about me. my friend saw me for the first time in 6 months and said i looked like a cancer patient with hair. how bad is this on my health and how do i regain my appetite
Asked On : Sat, 12 Feb 2011
Answers:  1 Views:  203
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
ENT Specialist 's  Response

This is quite alarming, better get yourself evaluated by a good physician at the earliest. Sudden reduction of weight are hints of underlying medical problems.

Dr. Naveen Kumar
Answered: Sun, 13 Feb 2011
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor