Appetite problems and stomach pains

Patient : I have been experiencing a few strange things in terms of my appetite. I haven't exactly lost it, because it feels like I get severe hunger pains quite frequently, but then, whenever I try to find something to eat it seems very unappealing and makes me feel even worse. However, on the rare occasions that my stomach does give in and lets me eat something, I can't eat very much before it feels like I'm way too full and have just swallowed a boulder. I also have spells of dizziness and blood rushing from my head. Other info: I'm not anorexic or even thinking about it as I'm fit and of a health weight. I'm also not super stressed out and a relatively happy person. This past week I've lost 5-10 pounds (I don't check very often but that's my estimate).
Doctor :   This question is currently in queue and will be answered shortly by one of our doctors. In the meantime you may browse our library of answered questions by clicking here.

Related Q&A

Q: I am having insomnia due to a number of factors. I suffer from OCD, depression and general anxiety disorder. I am als...

Q: I was taking 75mg of Effexor for3 months. I( told my Dr. I wanted to stop it. He was annoyed at me and told me to t...

Q: Can I take keto os when pregnant. I am 5 weeks. Keto os is therapeutic ketones. The company Prüvit claims it is safe

Q: Concerned about chances of contracting hiv. after recent sexual encounters, even though protected. There has been a c...

Q: I have been taking .25 MG of klonopln in the morning and .25 MG of klonopln at night for 5 years. I missed 3 consecu...

 
DOCTOR ADVISORY BOARD
218

Dr. James Obaji M.D.

  • 247 Reviews
  • Family Physician
173

Dr. Suneel Sharman M.D.

  • 190 Reviews
  • Family Physician
138

Dr. Pat Golden M.D.

  • 169 Reviews
  • Cardiologist
98

Dr. Kunaal Jindal M.D.

  • 112 Reviews
  • Plastic Surgeon
CNN
BBC
MSNBC
CBS
abcNews
FoxNews