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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience in Psychiatry
You could: You could lose weight when off these medicines, especially if you increase your exercise and attend to a healthy food plan. Talk with your doctors ab ... Read More
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A 55-year-old male asked:
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Dr. Andrew Ho answered
29 years experience in Psychiatry
Still the same drug: But if your symptoms are not well-controlled, please work with your doctor to identify options.
A 55-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marsha Davis
27 years experience in Internal Medicine
Not really: And no it is not affected by coffee. If the weight loss was huge is would affect it but not otherwise
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A 55-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience in Pathology
Yes: This has a great safety profile over the past half century.
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Emad Tadros
37 years experience in Psychiatry
Weight Gain : Request from your doctor to help you switch to something else other than zyprexa (olanzapine) weight gain nightmare. As simple as that.
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A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience in Internal Medicine
Tegretol: Generic medications can vary in bioavailability up to 10% higher or lower than brand named medications. Weight gain has been described as a side effec ... Read More
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A 55-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
29 years experience in Internal Medicine
Discuss with your MD: Only your psychistrist and your m.D have enough information to advise on the best options.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience in Pain Management
Tegretol XR: Start 100-200mg in two divided doses followed by a slow increase in dosage (every3-7days) until the effect is obtained, often 800-1200mg daily. Howev ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience in Pain Management
Tegretol XR: is still the drug of choice for the initial management of paroxysmal neuralgias despite the presence of potentially serious side effects. The specific ... Read More
A 55-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ilene Ruhoy
20 years experience in Neurology
Possibly: Theoretically yes as it does have central nervous system effects. More notable side effects include sedation, dizziness, confusion, unsteadiness, naus ... Read More
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