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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vance Harris
36 years experience Family Medicine
Weight loss: Being diagnosed with metabolic syndrome does not mean you cannot lose weight. Weight loss is actually part of the treatment of metabolic syndrome so y ... Read More
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Dr. William Cromwell
33 years experience Clinical Lipidology
Yes: Weight loss in the setting of metabolic syndrome is very possible, but requires a combination of increased activity and diet changes. Focuses on eati ... Read More

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A 52-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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Lose weight: Please have your doctor refer you to a dietitian who will help you lose weight. Digital, educational, and evidence based information will be discussed ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Fix problems 1st: Your current medication would be deadly to a fetus. You could try to control your blood pressure with fetus friendly meds but HBP along with excess we ... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
44 years experience General Surgery
You could try: But your cholesterol will probably return closer to original level. Try reducing dose first. Congratulations on weight loss, I am sure it took lots ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience Rheumatology
Sweeteners: Artificial sweetners (stevia included), trick several neuro hormones by tasting very sweet. One of these is leptin, and there are several others. So ... Read More
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Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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Diet: Please let me know what your concerns might be. A thin person should not have a fatty liver or metabolic syndrome but it can happen. Please set up an ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Fisher
33 years experience Neurology
Epilepsy????: If you mean burning after eating, that could be GERD. WHOSE suspicion epilepsy? Yours? Your doctor's? A neurologist's? Epilepsy is not a diagnosis to ... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin answered
29 years experience Geriatrics
Metabolic syndrome: Check out http://goo.Gl/xqioyl for american heart association's definition. Your weight loss is commendable but your body mass index (http://www.Nhlbi ... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Uzma Shafqat
20 years experience Endocrinology
Yes: This medicine can cause weight gain due to increased appetite. It also increase cholestrol. This results in metabolic syndrome including high blood su ... Read More
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A 63-year-old male asked:
Dr. Patrick Tapia
12 years experience Psychiatry
Edema possibly: I know that Gabapentin can lead to changes in fluid distribution in addition to peripheral edema and this may be one possible way that Gabapentin lead ... Read More

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