Higher total protein levels are seen in chronic inflammation or infection, HIV
, hepatitis B or C, multiple myeloma and in
Waldenstrom's disease. Conditions like HIV
, multiple myeloma and in Waldenstrom's disease usually cause an appreciable increase in total proteins.
Since you have discomfort in stomach area, possibility of H pylori infection should also be looked into.
You could also be suffering from narcolepsy, which is a neurological disorder.