Free Medical Advice | Asesoramiento médico gratuito| मुफ्त चिकित्सा सलाह

Hair loss, slow pulse etc. after weight loss
Discussion in 'All Categories' started by Jack - Aug 4th, 2012 8:59 pm.
I lost about 20 lbs about 1.5-2 years ago, and since then my hair has been falling out, ive had a low pulse rate of 40 bpm, have been gaining weight involuntarily, and am much more sensitive to cold. Ive gained some weight back and now eat a healthy diet but the problems haven't cleared up. my doctor gae me iron supplements but its been 8 months and nothings improved. What's going on and wht can i do to fix it?
re: Hair loss, slow pulse etc. after weight loss by Dr M K Gupta - Aug 6th, 2012 11:46 am
Dr M K Gupta
Dr M K Gupta
Dear Jack

A decrease in excess weight could be intentially caused by exercise and dieting, such as for obesity. The loss of weight and lack of nutrition associated with a chronic illness is referred to as cachexia if it is associated with hair loss that means you are getting malnutrition also. Unexplained, unintentional weight reduction is often a result of illness and really should seen by a physician.

Weight loss like a symptom could be brought on by diseases affecting just about any part of the body, including ongoing infections, AIDS, cancers, depression, painful mouth sores, missing teeth, chronic liver disease, kidney disease, respiratory disease, thyroid disease, heart disease, and chronic diarrhea or any other digestive complaints.

It can also be caused by appetite loss because of dementia by certain eating disorders such as anorexia nervosa or bulimia in addition to malnutrition.

Some drugs are also known to cause abnormal weight reduction. These include amphetamines, chemotherapeutic agents, and thyroid medications. Substance abuse involving unneccessary use of purgatives and laxatives, heavy street drug use, or smoking is known to cause abnormal weight loss.

Rapid or persistent weight reduction is extremely dangerous and may cause severe harm to multiple organs and really should continually be investigated as soon as possible.

So in this situation you should consult one nearby physician and try to get all thorough investigation done.

With regards
Post Reply
Name *
Email * Will be hidden from visitors
Your Picture * Limit 2Mb please
Enter verification code Mathematical catpcha image
- calculate the result
* - required fields


Get Free Postoperative Advice

Laparoscopic Surgery Training

If you have a surgical concern and can’t reach a doctor right away, or you’re not sure where else to ask a qualified laparoscopic surgeon, you can get our Medical Help through this Forum of World Laparoscopy Hospital which is available 24 hours a day, Just fill-up the form given and within few our the answer of your question will be posted on this forum. Please keep in mind we answer the question only related to laparoscopic surgery. You can also search and browse thousands of answer already posted on this forum

Using Free Medical Advice Related to Laparoscopic Surgery Service, you can send your questions to our Laparoscopic Surgeon and the Doctor will reply within few hour. It’s as if you are having an email exchange with your very own private surgeon! As soon as you post your question, a qualified laparoscopic surgeon will start answering it. Our expert can help you learn more about the treatment and procedure options available to you for different health problems and diseases.They’ll also give you information to discuss with your doctor when deciding what kind of surgical treatment is best for you.

The Doctor will provide you with the all the medical information you need, and will guide you as you choose a course of action, all from the comfort of your home or office. No more sitting in the waiting room for hours just to get some basic information from your laparoscopic surgeon; no more self-diagnosis after reading pages and pages of confusing and contradictory Online information.

World Laparoscopy Hospital gives you the personalized health information you need to decide on the right treatment for you. The information that you provide will be seen by every person for education and information purpose so please not write your real name.

In case of any problem in asking free medical advice please contact | RSS

World Laparoscopy Hospital, Cyber City, Gurugram, NCR Delhi, 122002, India

All Inquiries

Tel: +91 124 2351555, +91 9811416838, +91 9811912768, +91 9999677788

Need Help? Chat with us
Click one of our representatives below
Hospital Representative
I'm Online