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Tiredness: Introduction

Tiredness can be simply a matter of an over-busy lifestyle, or it may be the symptom of a serious medical condition. Note that for tired symptoms, it is important to specify whether they are from lack of sleep (see drowsiness), or whether they refer to physical or muscular tiredness (see fatigue or weakness). In some cases, these two categories may overlap or cause each other. Any symptoms of excessive tiredness need professional medical investigation....more »

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Causes of Tiredness:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Tiredness. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Tiredness

Home medical tests possibly related to Tiredness:

Causes of Types of Tiredness:

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Review causes of types of Tiredness in more specific categories:

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Tiredness: Symptom Checker

Listed below are some combinations of symptoms associated with Tiredness, as listed in our database. Visit the Symptom Checker, to add and remove symptoms and research your condition.

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Tiredness Treatments

Some of the possible treatments listed in sources for treatment of Tiredness may include:

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Stories from Users for Tiredness

Real-life user stories relating to Tiredness:

Message Boards for Tiredness

Symptom specific forums: The following patient stories in our interactive forums and message boards relate to Tiredness or relevant symptoms:

Tiredness: Animations

Medications or substances causing Tiredness:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Tiredness as a symptom. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

Drug interactions causing Tiredness:

When combined, certain drugs, medications, substances or toxins may react causing Tiredness as a symptom. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

  • Zolpidem and benzodiazepine interaction
  • Ambien and benzodiazepine interaction
  • Zolpidem and diazepam interaction
  • Ambien and diazepam interaction
  • Celexa and alcohol interaction
  • Lexapro and alcohol interaction
  • Prozac and alcohol interaction
  • more interactions...»

Tiredness: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Tiredness may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Tiredness

Research the causes of these symptoms that are similar to, or related to, the symptom Tiredness:

Tiredness: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Tiredness

Mild worm infections undiagnosed in children: Human worm infestations, esp. threadworm, can be overlooked in some cases, because it may cause only mild or even...read more »

Cluster of diseases with difficult diagnosis issues: There is a well-known list of medical conditions that are all somewhat difficult to diagnose, and all can present in a variety of...read more »

RLS sleep disorder causing night-time leg sensations often misdiagnosed: A common but relatively unknown sleep-related disorder called Restless Leg Syndrome (RLS) is often...read more »

Pituitary conditions often undiagnosed cause of symptoms: There are a variety of symptoms that can be caused by a pituitary disorder (see symptoms of pituitary disorders). For example, fatigue, ...read more »

Tiredness: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Tiredness: Undiagnosed Conditions

Conditions that are commonly undiagnosed in related areas may include:

Organs affected by Tiredness:

The list of organs typically affected by Tiredness may include, but is not limited to:

Detailed list of causes of Tiredness

The list below shows some of the causes of Tiredness mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Tiredness?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Tiredness. Of the 669 causes of Tiredness that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 12 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 10 causes are "common" diseases
  • 9 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 1 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 32 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 639 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Tiredness:

The following list of conditions have 'Tiredness' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Conditions listing medical complications: Tiredness:

The following list of medical conditions have Tiredness or similar listed as a medical complication in our database. The distinction between a symptom and complication is not always clear, and conditions mentioning this symptom as a complication may also be relevant. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Causes of Tiredness Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Tiredness based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?
  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    Doctors and specialists: Who should I consult about Tiredness?

    Depending on the seriousness of the onset of Tiredness, you may want to consult one of the following medical professionals.

    Important:In extreme cases, always seek advice from emergency services :

    Classifications of Tiredness:

    Subtypes of Tiredness:

    Extreme tiredness (31 causes)

    Medical Conditions associated with Tiredness:

    Fatigue (3235 causes), Drowsiness (1139 causes), Muscle weakness (4300 causes), Common symptoms (8589 causes), Sleep symptoms (1476 causes), Sick (5751 causes), Fatigue symptoms (3235 causes), Energy symptoms (3108 causes), Pain (6458 causes), Movement symptoms (6001 causes), Weakness (3752 causes), Sensations (6520 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Sensory symptoms (7134 causes), Sleeping problems (873 causes), Muscle symptoms (7251 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Musculoskeletal symptoms (6264 causes), Body symptoms (5672 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Nocturnal symptoms (698 causes)

    Symptoms related to Tiredness:

    Fatigue (3235 causes), Weakness (3752 causes), Drowsiness (1139 causes), Prostration (65 causes), Weakness (3752 causes), Anemia (926 causes), Jaundice (789 causes), Myxedema, Cirrhosis of liver (119 causes), COPD, Congestive heart failure (140 causes), Hemochromatosis, Depression (629 causes), Addison's disease, HIV infection, Meningitis (160 causes), chronic fatigue syndrome (3 causes)

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    Medical News summaries about Tiredness

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