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can vitamin b12 make you gain weight

A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Whoa: If you have been prescribed B12 injections or other suitable replacement therapy based on sound evidence (i.e., labs and a real diagnosis), and you re ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
It's your money: I would be surprised if it did you any good whatsoever. You're a 25 year old man in your physical prime, and if you're looking to put on some muscle l ... Read More
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Michalski
35 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
No: It shouldn't.
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience Neurology
Do not worry: B-12 deficiency can be reversed as the levels rise in your body. Your weakness could well be due to the effect on the peripheral nerves, and as thing ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Dugan
Specializes in Hematology
B12 deficiency would: Not really be associated with weight change in either direction.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience Rheumatology
No, it will not!: Vitamin B12 is essential for life, but it will not promote weight loss!
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Luis Villaplana
34 years experience Internal Medicine
Neither approved nor: Proven to make you lose weight.
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A 65-year-old female asked:
Dr. Malea Jensen
25 years experience Family Medicine
B12: Sandra, b6 and B12 cannot really help with losing weight. As you probably already know, weight loss is the result of clean eating and exercise that ... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Need results: If you are otherwise healthy, being skinny is not bad. Check your BMI and if it is above 18 or so, you are okay. You may take multivitamins and subli ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Charlap
36 years experience Holistic Medicine
Neither: Not a weight loss compound.

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