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I am having the following symptoms....unintentional weight

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I am having the following symptoms....unintentional weight gain(40lbs!) unable to lose this weight, constant allergies, body aches and pains, vaginal bleeding for a couple days after menstruation ends every month. What could this be?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: OB GYN
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I am also having trouble falling asleep
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Frequently passing gas as well.
Expert:  Dr. K. replied 1 year ago.

These symptoms are likely not all related. If you are having menstrual irregularity and weight gain, you need screening for thyroid disease as the two may be related. This is a simple blood test your Dr can oder.