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Losing weight with mitochondrial myopathy

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Dr. Dariush Saghafi MD

Hi, I am 37 years old, Male. Height is 180cms, weighs 73-74kgs. I have not seen the weight drop .../arms and legs are on losing spree! I’ve been watching this since years that the bones/veins on these places ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Dariush Saghafi ( Neurologist)
Dr. Erion Spaho MD

around 1000, went for muscle biopsy which found and was diagnosed originally with mitochondrial myopathy ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Erion Spaho ( Neurologist)
Dr.   Olsi Taka MD

i was diagnosed with myochondria myopothy (sp?) and was put on depakote. but i've noticed none of my systems listed under valproic acid , i.e., weakness in legs and muscles, and inability to walk or stand for any length of... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Olsi Taka ( Neurologist)
Dr.     Bhanu Partap MD

Hi 52 female. Hx mitochondrial myopathy confirmed via muscle biopsy. Hx svt treated with atenolol . Dec started getting htn 210/113 documented. Dr did IV with mag and clonidine . EKG show left side ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bhanu Partap ( Cardiologist)
Dr. Rovena Murati MD

What are the symptoms of myopathy? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rovena Murati ( General & Family Physician)

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Dr. Virendra Verma MD

I.have Mitochondrial.Myopathy its.now.been.22.years aince.this.the symtoms.started..Do.to.Severe fatiuge and muscle.weakness.I.can t.doloose..much ..I have been.gaining weight but.yet I.don t ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Virendra Verma ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Hardik Sanghvi MD

I have mitochondrial myopathy and have just found out I have anemia with blood in the stools. I have digestive issues and am having painful pockets of gas in my stomach which I rubbed for two hours ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Hardik Sanghvi ( Hematologist)
Dr.  Shinas Hussain MD

I ve been taking flexeril for 15 yrs. Would it be beneficial to switch to Lorzone?I ve had mitochondrial myopathy for 19 years. I have myoclonus jerking mostly in my legs. I have horrible dry mouth from ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shinas Hussain ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Venkata Subrahmanaym Mukkavilli MD

Hello, I am a 21 yr old female in the US. I have mitochondrial myopathy (cytopathy) complex 3 and it is causing all kinds of problems. I have Pharyngeal Dysphagia, hip bursitis/ tendanitis, muscle spasms ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Venkata Subrahmanaym Mukkavilli ( Pediatrician)
Dr.     B M Gupta MD

my father is suffering from cardio myopathy from last 6 months , he is also a diabetic patient.he is taking drugs regularly. now the problem is wight loss... he loose about 10 kg of wight, and hurt burn ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. B M Gupta ( General & Family Physician)