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Can my doctor prescribe me something to help speed up my metabolism

A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stuart Wasser
35 years experience Addiction Medicine
Probably not: Phentermine and Naltrexone potentially increase metabolism by increasing activity of the cart/pomc neurons but this has never been measured. Otherwis ... Read More
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Dr. Karl Spector
25 years experience Addiction Medicine
Technically, yes.: Yes, but unless you actually have a medical disorder that warrants it, it will be more risky than beneficial in the long run. Medications like amphet ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edward Kuhnley
45 years experience Child Psychiatry
Metabolism: the sum: Of the chemical reactions that take place within each cell of a living organism and that provide energy for vital processes and for synthesizing new o ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Emad Tadros
38 years experience Psychiatry
Powerful Antioxidant: That is why i heard.. Any antioxidant(s) is worth not just try but to keep taking it on daily basis.
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Anectodal : The acai berry is filled with potent antioxidants called anthocyanins & flavonoids. Studies have shown the acai berry has more antioxidant capacity t ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
58 years experience Pediatrics
Weight: Check with your doctor to see if you are hyperthyroid. He can also suggest calorie enhancing products like ensure.
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Lipman
55 years experience Diabetology
Find 3 causes gain: The best way to stop weight gain is to find out the causes. Here is a list of the top 5 causes & how often it is important. If you eliminate only the ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
No magic pill: Nope. There is nothing like this on the market or that would be safe for regular use.
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
I : I think that part of your question may have been cut off. The army does have minimum weight requirements, so i wonder if that is why you are concerne ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Metabolism: Stay physically active, build muscle and don't lower caloric intake too much.
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nimish Gosrani
33 years experience Anti-Aging Medicine
NO: Multivitamins will not raise testosterone levels.Increasing testosterone levels alone will not make you lose weight.First you must follow an excellen ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Healthy: The healthy ways is not through any chemical interventions. Remain physically activity - get your heart rate elevated. Work on building muscle mass. ... Read More

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