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Avatar n tn I have been experiencing memory loss and it is beginning to worry me. I am a 28 year old female and am not on any medication, I rarely drink, I am not depressed and yet I forget names of people, facts, and random information. I am fit and exercise every day. This is not normal forgetfulness...people are starting to look at me funny and my husband is looking a little worried. I know when I should remember something but I cannot recal for the life of me.
Avatar n tn I am a year and half post tx and I am experiencing memory loss, processing information (use to have a wonderful sense of direction) and just not myself. I have a very hectic job and I feel there are times I cannot keep up--and yes my confidence has diminished...anyone out there feel the same way...???
Avatar n tn This should be started only on prescription of your treating physician. It is used for treatment of Alzheimer’s, but is helpful for short term memory loss. Aricept is a drug of choice to treat Alzheimer's, but its use is not restricted. It has been observed that Aricept improves cognition and function, which includes effects on memory and performing everyday tasks, hence it would have been prescribed. The effect of memory is exerted through one such chemical called acetylcholine.
Avatar n tn I've noticed my memory getting worse over time. When I was in high school I could remember everything. Every appointment, assignment, birthday, phone numbers of friends and relatives, birthdays, past events etc. Slowly over time I seem to be losing this. It seems to be something with my short term memory. I don't remember things I say or conversations I have. I can forget things as soon as they happen. I have trouble remembering birthdays and phone numbers.
Avatar n tn I am on effexor and am experiencing memory loss. I have been on it for years at 225 mg I am a practicing bulimic, recovered alcoholic, ex smoker and exercise regularly. I am 61 and eat right in the morning and day, but the evenings are always shot. my question is does antidepressive medicine cause memory loss?
Avatar m tn Although without being able to examine you I can not offer you the specific advice on diagnosis and treatment that you need, but I would try to provide you some relevant information about your health concern. If you just have problems with remembering names and rest of the memory is absolutely normal, I don’t think that it is a more worrying concern. Most of the people do not remember names because they do not stress on remembering them.
Avatar f tn Hi everyone, Do any of you have memory loss? For example you are talking and then all of a sudden the next word you were going to say has left you. Or you are talking and feel like you are having a stroke, your mouth feels numb and like it is not forming words correctly?
715004 tn?1309080880 I didnt think you had Alzheimers I go there as I have a family member with certain issues, and you get feedback from others ,regarding any memory loss. Not meds either so it seems to be your thoughts and as you say yourself it is a defense mechanism , there are some good books out there to help you find out the ways your past has influenced your life and the presant.
438667 tn?1204597273 Hi, I'm 38 years old and I own a business that I manage by myself. I am under an immense amount of stress. I have 14 employees, way too much overhead, business has been slow etc...I drove myself to the hosptial last summer because I was going through a severe case of confusion and dizziness. I had a series of tests done and the only thing that came up negative was a heart condition called a pro-longed qt (not sure if there is any relation to my symptoms that day).
Avatar f tn Following a heart attack back in October 2007, I am not at much of a loss of memory. however at times I could feel how sharper my memory was before the onset of the ailment. I would forget for a moment even names of closely known people.The event is however brief and i would soon gain my memory back.I would attribute possible reasons for this to the score o medicines taken.
Avatar f tn I have a problem of memory loss ..
3239116 tn?1346684991 I am here to just want to know that, is I have memory loss problems or not. I am going to provide you few things about my self- I am 21 year old guy, 3-4 years before I have great memory but now a days I don't remember the names, 75% I don't remember if some giving me any kind of work to do, sometimes I forget the words when I am speaking, one thing also after giving any examination or doing stress work there is pain in my head for 2-3 hours.
Avatar n tn I am an 18 year old female and have recently experienced episodes of fainting, temporary memory loss, difficulty breathing, temporarily not breathing, becoming hardly responsive, slight loss of body movement, and slight convulsions, all usually occuring after sexual activity. I have had discouraging expiriences with doctors my whole life so now am hesitant to go visit. I do not feel comfortable discussing this with my doctor because of the fact all this happens after sex.
Avatar f tn Have cut back on sugar dramatically about 20 years now. Have not noticed a difference. Also read that menopause can cause memory loss and foggy memory. I am at that age. Can doing brain exercises such as memory games help me regain short term memory or is my condition something else?
Avatar n tn Hi, There can be many causes of sudden memory loss like head injury, stroke, meningitis etc. Certain drugs known as statins which are prescribed for hypercholesterolemia can also cause sudden memory loss. If you can rule this one out I think what she is experiencing is extreme stress that has caused her short term memory loss. If the symptoms persist then please schedule an appointment with a physician.
Avatar n tn Since that time I have been taking Arimidex to ward off any potential recurrence. During the past year, I have noticed that I have short-term memory loss as well as episodic memory loss. I might go to a restaurant with my husband and a month or two later, I can't remember if we have been there. Or I might go out to dinner with another couple I have never met before and months later cannot remember them when my husband mentions their names.
Avatar n tn though clearer it's still less bright and blind spots remain i've also have a very poor memory when it comes to names.. this has just gotten worse over the past few years.. i suffered from ed for a few months, but i'm alright now.. i've stopped experimenting with stuff and take fish oil and spirulina everyday - sometimes bacopa.. my muscle twitches have reduced a lot -- i notice just a few in a week.. but my tremors have gotten worse..
Avatar m tn The limbic system is a set of brain structures including the hippocampus, amygdala, anterior thalamic nuclei, septum, limbic cortex and fornix, which seemingly support a variety of functions including emotion, behavior, long term memory, and olfaction so if you don't have the right emotional state that clearly can really affect your memory capabilities. In addition you say you feel lonely and that clearly can affect to your memory as well.
Avatar n tn is Serzone known to be a possible cause for memory loss or could there be another problem?
Avatar f tn I still have the extreme fatigue, joint pains, hair loss, and dry skin symptoms as well. But the memory loss is the worst part of all. Any comments are appreciated!
Avatar n tn Im on meds but im going back to my doctor with this issue to change my meds and find an answer. Please let me know what can I expect with this memory loss. One thing that is awful is that Im bilingual, and now I cant even remember the words in any language, I would look at something and cant remember what is called, I have to think twice or more times to talk to my kids or my boss.
Avatar n tn Please consult a neurologist for examination and treatment. Reorientation and emotional support for confused, delirious or people with memory loss may be helpful. Please arrange for a psychotherapist who may be helpful in engaging your son in intellectual activities that could help him in regaining some memory. Social activities, group discussions may be beneficial. Hope this helps you. Take care and regards!