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2,146 Possible Causes for Increased Appetite

  • Depression

    Changes in Activity or Energy Level Physical Changes Caused by Depression Unexplained aches and pains Weight loss or gain Decreased or increased appetite Psychomotor agitation[verywell.com] The following are the signs and symptoms exhibited: Too little sleep or excessive sleeping Loss of appetite accompanied by weight loss in some, while increase in appetite[symptoma.com] Other symptoms of atypical depression include weight gain, increased appetite, sleeping excessively, a heavy feeling in the arms and legs, and sensitivity to rejection.[helpguide.org]

  • Hypoglycemia

    Symptoms of muscle twitching, irritability, and/or increased urination. Poor appetite that does not improve. If you notice excessive sleepiness, confusion.[chemocare.com] […] therapy with HU showed that these patients had less adhesion to changes in insulin regimens to compare them with patients with hypoglycemia awareness, despite the observed increase[doi.org] Neuroimaging studies have shown that patients with HU showed a reduced activation in appetitive motivational networks associated with integrated behavioral responses to hypoglycemia[doi.org]

  • Obesity

    Medications: Some medications intrinsically increase the weight and boost the appetite.[symptoma.com] They alter the function of your body and brain, reducing metabolic rate or increasing appetite ( 14 , 15 ).[healthline.com] But studies show that exercise increases appetite, causing people to consume more calories. Exercise also expends far fewer calories than most people think.[well.blogs.nytimes.com]

  • Diabetes Mellitus

    Clinical Presentation Classic triad of Diabetes Mellitus are polydipsia (increased thirst), polyphagia (increased appetite and ingestion), and polyuria (increased urination[physio-pedia.com] The signs and symptoms of both types of diabetes include increased urine output and decreased appetite as well as fatigue .[medicinenet.com] Effects can range from feelings of unease, sweating, trembling, and increased appetite in mild cases to more serious effects such as confusion, changes in behavior such as[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Anxiety Disorder

    Abstract We recently encountered a patient with pervasive developmental disorder not otherwise specified (PDDNOS), in whom complication by social anxiety disorder (SAD) was diagnosed at age 19, and who responded well to fluvoxamine therapy. The patient was a 19-year, 10-month-old male. He first visited our[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Graves Disease

    appetite, rapid and irregular heartbeat, weight loss, goiter (enlarged thyroid gland), and change in menstrual cycles, and breast enlargement in men.[melbournethyroidcentre.com.au] appetite diarrhoea palpitations (heartbeat sensations that feel like pounding or racing) muscle weakness anxiety, restlessness, irritability and/or emotional instability[in.optelec.com] Symptoms of Graves' disease may include: Swelling, bulging, or inflammation around the eyes Weight loss Restlessness or anxiety Increased appetite Rapid heart beat Changes[dartmouth-hitchcock.org]

  • Thyrotoxicosis Factitia

    appetite Hyperkinesia Sweating Heat intolerance Palpitations Tremor Irritability Oligomenorrhoea Infertility Psychosis, panic Lost libido Tall kids Grave's only eye signs[alancam.com] appetite increased frequency of bowel movements proximal muscle weakness irregular menses Signs of Graves' Disease tremors tachycardia flow murmurs warm and moist skin hyperreflexia[clinicaladvisor.com] History and Physical Hyperthyroidism may manifest as weight loss despite an increased appetite, palpitation, nervousness, tremors, dyspnea, fatigability, diarrhea or increased[statpearls.com]

  • Diabetes in Pregnancy

    appetite Increased thirst Excessive urination Severe cases can cause ketoacidosis Non-insulin dependent diabetes mellitus (NIDDM) Type II diabetes Classically seen in adults[en.wikibooks.org] Pregnancy hormones decrease fasting glucose levels, increase fat deposition, delay gastric emptying and increase appetite.[patient.info] […] complications Three types of diabetes Insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus (IDDM) Type I or juvenile diabetes B cells don't produce insulin Classic presentation Weight loss Increased[en.wikibooks.org]

  • Celiac Disease

    It also increases appetite and can offset the inefficiency in the Celiac’s ability to absorb nutrients from the food you eat.”[reset.me] Gastrointestinal symptoms include: Abdominal pain, bloating, gas, or indigestion Constipation Decreased appetite (may also be increased or unchanged) Diarrhea, either constant[nlm.nih.gov]

  • Cannabis Abuse

    The hallmark signs of acute cannabis use, appearing hours after smoking, are redness of the eyes, dry mouth, and increased appetite.[symptoma.com] They treat nausea caused by chemotherapy and increase appetite in patients who have severe weight loss from HIV/AIDS.[icdlist.com] Common Reduced or increased appetite. Depression, disorientation, dissociation, euphoric mood.[patient.info]

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