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5,821 Possible Causes for Hypersomnia, Insatiable Hunger, Weight Gain

  • Prader-Willi Syndrome

    This can result in rapid weight gain and morbid obesity.[nlm.nih.gov] Our patient presented at two years of age with hypersomnia and narcoleptic episodes with cataplectic features.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The 23-year-old, Kirsty Derry, was born with Prader-Willi syndrome, a rare genetic condition characterized by intellectual delays and an insatiable hunger.[medicaldaily.com]

  • Kleine-Levin Syndrome

    If you experience increased hunger and overeat during episodes, you may be more likely to experience weight gain.[healthline.com] Kleine-Levin syndrome and menstrual-related hypersomnia are rare idiopathic sleep disorders occurring primarily in adolescence.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Overeating and binge eating are found with both syndromes. 20 to 30 kilograms in weight gain associated with the onset of narcolepsy is not unusual, and it is found that later[nodss.org.au]

  • Depression

    Winter depression, typically accompanied by social withdrawal, increased sleep, and weight gain, predictably returns every year in seasonal affective disorder.[nimh.nih.gov] The other symptoms that are associated with major depression include decrease or increase in appetite, insomnia or hypersomnia, psycho motor agitation or retardation, constant[adaa.org] Appetite or weight changes. Significant weight loss or weight gain—a change of more than 5% of body weight in a month. Sleep changes.[helpguide.org]

  • Endogenous Depression

    “A patient who has psychomotor retardation, hypersomnia, and gaining weight is scored as having identical symptoms as another who is agitated, sleeping badly, and has weight[theatlantic.com] Anticholinergic effects, weight gain and orthostatic hypotension were more frequent in the clomipramine group. No biological treatment-related changes were observed.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] TCAs may cause drowsiness, dizziness, and weight gain. Carefully read the information provided by the pharmacy and speak to your doctor if you have any concerns.[healthline.com]

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  • Hypoglycemia

    BI use generally did not induce significant weight gain (0.02 kg); weight gain with insulin detemir (-0.30 kg) was less than that with neutral protamine Hagedorn (NPH) insulin[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] To avoid gaining weight, those low blood sugar dips that increase hunger and also create a tendency to store energy as fat must be avoided.[adrenalfatigue.org] gain Do symptoms always occur before hypoglycemia?[web.archive.org]

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  • Sleep Apnea

    More discussions about hypersomnia[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Observational studies showed that lack of sleep is correlated with weight gain and an increased risk of obesity; this relationship was confirmed by mutually reinforcing pathophysiological[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Try not to gain weight. Weight gain can worsen sleep apnea and require adjustments to your CPAP device. In contrast, weight loss may relieve your sleep apnea.[web.archive.org]

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  • Traumatic Brain Injury

    As kids enter adolescence, they experience rapid height and weight gain. Both are factors that make them more prone to accidents than adults.[webmd.com] We believe that these injuries of the ARAS might be a pathogenetic mechanism of fatigue and hypersomnia in patients with TBI.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] gain, low heart rate, and low oxygen levels in the blood.[bisociety.org]

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  • Bipolar Disorder

    The rates of clinically significant ( 7%) weight gain were 12.2% with quetiapine and 0% with placebo, resulting in an NNH for 7% weight gain of 8.2.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Hypersomnia presents as excessive daytime sleepiness with a prevalence of 7.1% in general population. Hypersomnia has serious negative effects on persons functioning.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] gain), inefficacy in 16.4%, and other reasons in 6.6%; 12.1% had equal to or greater than 7% weight gain, and 3.3% developed hypomania.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Graves Disease

    Weight lost upon presentation may also predict greater weight gain.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Does Graves' cause Weight Loss or Weight Gain?[restartmed.com] Symptoms may include: Low birth weight Small or abnormally shaped head Poor weight gain despite adequate caloric intake Enlarged liver and spleen Goiter Fast heartbeat (which[stanfordchildrens.org]

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  • Narcolepsy-Cataplexy Syndrome

    Other, non specific, clinical signs include hypnagogic hallucinations, sleep paralysis, insomnia, hypnopompic hallucinations and weight gain.[orpha.net] Idiopathic hypersomnia . Sleep Med Rev 2001; 5 : 349–358. 19. Kawashima M , Ohashi J , Nishida N , Tokunaga K .[nature.com] Weight gain also seems to be more common in people with narcolepsy. How may narcolepsy affect my life? Narcolepsy affects different people in different ways.[patient.info]

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