Weakness, otherwise called asthenia, is the decline in muscle strength and feeling of tiredness. People usually experience a lack of energy due to flu, anemia, depression, sleep deprivation, uncontrolled diabetes, vitamin deficiency, cancer, and muscle injuries.

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I am a weightlifter with a low testosterone level. How can I improve it?

Query: Hello doctor, I am a 20-year-old male who underwent a few tests to check my testosterone levels because I have been feeling weak and depressed for the past 2 to 3 years. Also, I have been doing weightlifting for around 4 to 5 years, very seriously, and have never become better than a beginner. It i...  Read Full »

Dr. Mashfika N Alam

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. Thank you for your query. Your testosterone levels are below the normal range for your age, and the symptoms you mention are quite consistent. A few symptoms like loss of stamina, decreased muscle mass, decreased libido or erectile dysfunction, and depressed mood are t...  Read Full »

Do we need to remove the uterus for a clot in it?

Query: Hi doctor, My mother is 45 years old. Two years before she had pain in her lower abdomen. We went to the doctor, and they said that there are many sores in the uterus, took a biopsy test and said there is nothing serious. After one year when she again had periods problem and pain in lower abdomen, t...  Read Full »

Dr. Balakrishnan. R

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. I do not see any reason for you to worry and there is no need for any interference. Let me explain. Fibroid and adenomyosis, the two conditions mentioned in the report, never become malignant or cancerous (attachment removed to protect patient identity). What she has is...  Read Full »

I have numbness, weakness, and tingling of limbs and face. What can it be?

Query: Hello doctor, I am 32 years old. I am very worried. I have symptoms like numbness, weakness, tingling in my limbs, head, tongue, and face. I have tooth print on my tongue sides. I have soreness behind the ears and on the eye. I can see black spots with one eye. I went to the eye doctor. He said ever...  Read Full »

Dr. Aida Abaz Quka

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I read carefully your question and would explain that your symptoms could be related to a metabolic disorder (thyroid gland dysfunction, vitamin deficiency). For this reason, I would recommend consulting with your attending physician and performing some tests to inve...  Read Full »

I have been diagnosed with gallstones. Could it be the cause of my weakness and the bitter taste in my mouth?

Query: Hello doctor, I am 32 years old, and I had a few health issues last week. This week, again, I had severe stomach pain and was hospitalized and diagnosed with gallstones. I did not undergo surgery, but I was hospitalized because my blood test reports revealed some issues with the liver. Since then, I...  Read Full »

Dr. Mahmoud Ahmed Abdelrahman Abouibrahim

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. Thank you for your query. I understand your concern. Regarding gallstones, you should undergo surgery if the gallbladder inflames frequently or is multiple and small in size, with a high risk of main duct obstruction. The symptoms that require immediate medical atte...  Read Full »

What can be done to relieve intermittent headache?

Query: Hello doctor, I have a headache and feel like my head is spinning about two to three times a day. I also feel weak. I have no gallbladder and have acidity. I am currently on homeopathy medication.  Read Full »

Dr. Anshul Varshney

Answer: Hi. Welcome to icliniq.com. To help you better I need to know the following, Since when are you having these symptoms? Is a headache continuous or intermittent? How is your sleep? Ever got your blood pressure checked recently? Any visual issues?   Read Full »

I have low sexual interest. Can I take Vigorex?

Query: Hello doctor, I am a 47-year-old male, height 178 cm and weight 81 kg taking Olmesartan 40 mg for blood pressure daily in the morning. Occasionally, I drink from two years and I am diabetic. My diabetic doctor had not prescribed any medicine and suggested exercise with diet control and I am doing so...  Read Full »

Dr. Shaik Jani Basha

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. The reason for hyposexuality is multifactorial. Maintain good blood glucose control, blood pressure levels, and have a healthy diet. Avoid stressors. You can have Vigorex if your physician suggests so, but not for regular usage.   Read Full »

What can cause weakness and breathing trouble?

Query: Hi doctor, My mother is 45 years old. She is having trouble breathing. Every move exhausts her. She is weak and needs assistance while walking. She always sits in front of a fan or air-conditioner every day while having trouble breathing. It is episodic and she gets attacks while she feels tired. I...  Read Full »

Dr. Ahmed Goha

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. I understand your concern. Your mother is having dyspnea. Due to it, heart failure occurs. It is the inability of the heart to pump a sufficient amount of blood needed for the body. This can also occur due to previous heart problems which can be either rheumatic valvula...  Read Full »

After stroke, my left hand and leg are not functioning well. What to do?

Query: Hi doctor, I am 60 years old male. Before a year, I got a stroke. After recovering from it, my left side ear, hand, and leg are not functioning well. Please suggest.  Read Full »

Dr. Hitesh Kumar

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. After a stroke, usually, recovery is maximum in initial three to six months. After that, you can have a slight improvement up to one to one and a half years. Some residual weakness usually persists. You need to do regular physiotherapy. Few patients develop spasticity, ...  Read Full »

Will I inherit multiple sclerosis from my dad?

Query: Hello doctor, I am a 28 year old female, I would like to know if multiple sclerosis is hereditary? My dad has it, and I am very nervous to inherit this disease. I have had two brain MRI's that have been normal, except for an incidental finding of a pineal gland cyst. I continue to worry about inhe...  Read Full »

Dr. Ajay Panwar

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. I understand your concern. It is clear that you are not having MS (Multiple sclerosis) as of date. None of your symptoms are typical of multiple sclerosis. Back and thigh pain is posture related and tremors are anxiety related. Repeated MRI's being normal further rules ...  Read Full »

My wife has been feeling weak since her recent delivery. What should I do?

Query: Hello doctor, Please advise some supplements for my wife as she is feeling weak. This problem occurred recently after delivery. She has an 8-month baby. She is taking sugary foods. Would you please give me your opinion on this? Thank you.  Read Full »

Dr. Sanya Dhingra

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. Thanks for writing in, and I understand your concern. I would like you to know that there could be many reasons for this weakness, like an insufficient healthy diet and low hemoglobin. I would like to know how the baby was delivered? Were there any complications duri...  Read Full »

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