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A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. Edgar Mendizabal
54 years experience Internal Medicine
Probable side: Effects. Metformin lack of appetite, ramitorva cough. Not a 100% sure because we di not have those meds in the US
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience Gastroenterology
It could, but..: ...the more likely, in large part, diagnosis is dyspepsia due either to GERD or gastritis--both of which will respond to acid suppression from drugs l ... Read More
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A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
16 years experience Pain Management
Gastroduodenal ulcer: Not necessarily cancer. Need to get tested for h pylori + peptic ulcer and get on antibiotics for 2 weeks is you have this. Neuroendocrine tumor such ... Read More
A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Aileen Sedman
42 years experience Pediatrics
Yes-many: There are side effects to both these drugs--too long to list here. Read the pamphlet or discuss with your pharmacist when you pick up the medications ... Read More
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A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Grindstaff
37 years experience Addiction Medicine
Nortriptyline: Nortriptyline may cause increased appetite and weight gain There is no common problem with weight loss
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vasu Brown
33 years experience Integrative Medicine
Depends: Alli weight loss the main issue is fecal incontinence people find this difficult to follow secondary to these issues. If you can tolerate this works.
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A 72-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
32 years experience Family Medicine
Protonix (pantoprazole): It can in that it can lead to nausea and stomach upset and diarrhea. Even though it is a medicine designed to treat stomach ailments.
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Karen Dantin
36 years experience Family Medicine
No: Not aware of that as a side effect.
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience Cardiology
No : Not directly, but the symptoms for which you are taking Nexium (esomeprazole) often include loss of appetite and/or nausea and if the Nexium (esomepra ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Prozac (fluoxetine): It originally was introduced as being weight neutral, but there are exceptional cases where we see weight changes either up or down.
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A 72-year-old female asked:
Dr. Medhat Elamir
42 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: can cause stomach pain which can lead the patient to avoid eating and heartburn leading to weight loss.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Foreman
27 years experience Bariatrics
Minimally: A study comparing this to diet only revealed weight loss of 13.4 pounds in one year with xenical, compared to 5.8 pounds with diet alone. The best wa ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Weight loss: The role of antioxidants play in weight loss is that they provide the body with the nutritional support it needs to keep it strong and energized durin ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Sneid
40 years experience Endocrinology
Neither: It you eat more than you burn off you will gain weight. If you burn off more than you eat you will lose weight. It's very simple. Don't get your medic ... Read More
A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Leroy Fleischer
35 years experience Internal Medicine
No: Weight gain is not a common side effect of this medication.
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Milton Alvis, jr
40 years experience Preventive Medicine
No Rx for Depression: This is a ssri marketed for depression. Look it up yourself: en.Wikipedia.Org/wiki/fluoxetine, rxlist.Com/prozac-drug.Htm, with no clinical trials sup ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Balanced diet: Weight loss needs caloric restriction and incease in physical activity. Eat plenty of fresh vegetables, fruits and whole grain preprations in moderat ... Read More
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A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Valdez
Specializes in Family Medicine
Stress: If you try to change metabolism quickly, your body gets stressed out, and your hormones follow. Aim for one or two pounds per week, slow and steady wi ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Larry Maturani
23 years experience Hospital-based practice
BMR: BMR is the rate your body burns calories to maintain self. To loose weight, you have to stay under this number. You calculate your daily caloric intak ... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Chuck Shaffer
32 years experience Bariatrics
Yes: All of the ssri cause weigh gain...Sorry but it is true. The drug companies say no but the expérience says yes!
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Sneid
40 years experience Endocrinology
Don't have: Any effect. It's the calories that control whether you gain or lose weight, not the carbonation.
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jon Ahrendsen
38 years experience Family Medicine
Only more effort: The only way these coyld work is by adding extra weight to what you carry. I you work out with an 8 pound belt you'll burn more calories than if you w ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
34 years experience Pediatrics
Yes...: ...If the bellyache was making you eat less, treatment that makes you feel better will increase your appetite.
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Peter Ihle
53 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
It you have fat 2-: -loose, you will replace it with muscle that is heavier, but it also takes up less room that fat which is lighter. so as you loose fat initially U wil ... Read More

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