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Does a Peptic Ulcer make you weak and sleepy

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I have a peptic ulcer and I am always tired and sleepy. I just wanted to know if this was the cause.
Submitted: 9 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Jennifer PA-C replied 9 years ago.
A peptic ulcer can cause fatigue if you have had bleeding from the ulcer that has made you anemic. I reccomend that you see your doctor. It is possible that you have had some blood loss from the ulcer. A simple lab test can help determine if you are anemic.