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What causes constant fatigue and depression?

Ok hi lm LOIS 63 yrs old I am no good .Meaning I m tired all the time ,I know I am depressed ,I care about nothing .I could just lay in bed everyday and do nothing.I have been married 49 years ,I have a wonderful husband who loves me dearly.H e does everything for me and the house.There are no money issues or anything to make me this way.I am on Meds ,but I cannot pull my self out of this hole I m in.
Mon, 30 Apr 2018
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Hello,

In my opinion, it is important to rule out low hemoglobin levels and thyroid dysfunction. It is very important to run, to keep out the electrolyte abnormalities. Antidepressant-like Escitalopram drug is also beneficial.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Regards,
Dr. Gayathri
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