Can gastric bypass cause fibromyalgia?

Published: April 29, 2013

After having gastric bypass surgery cause fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue syndrome and can it cause my blood pressure and blood sugar to drop? I was diagnosed in 2007 with fibromyalgia, chronic fatigue, chronic headaches, chronic migraines, r/a psoratic arthritis,depression and insomnia.


It can trigger severe nutritional deficiencies which can cause Fibro. These need to be addressed--usually with levels much higher than RDA.

Dr. T

Jacob Teitelbaum, MD

is one of the world's leading integrative medical authorities on fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue. He is the lead author of eight research studies on their effective treatments, and has published numerous health & wellness books, including the bestseller on fibromyalgia From Fatigued to Fantastic! and The Fatigue and Fibromyalgia Solution. Dr. Teitelbaum is one of the most frequently quoted fibromyalgia experts in the world and appears often as a guest on news and talk shows nationwide including Good Morning America, The Dr. Oz Show, Oprah & Friends, CNN, and Fox News Health.

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