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A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Joseph Weiner
42 years experience Psychiatry
Good question: This is a complicated subject, because weight gain can be affected by: 1) things that cause depression [a thyroid problem or excessive alcohol use], 2 ... Read More
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Dr. Pamela Pappas
42 years experience Psychiatry
Wellbutrin (bupropion): Wellbutrin, (bupropion) most likely -- and Lexapro is supposed to be more weight neutral also. I have known people who even lost weight on that one.

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Dr. Ernest Bordini
32 years experience Clinical Psychology
Possibilities: No advice can be given personally for your case, but antidepressants can take some time to work. Some are more activating and others also have some c ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Douglas Bey
57 years experience Psychiatry
See psychiatrist wit: See a psychiatrist with her and take his advice.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Samuel Miles
47 years experience Psychiatry
Complications: Antidepressants may provoke a switch into mania in bipolar patients. That risk may be reduced with a mood stabilizer. For many bipolar depressed patie ... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Anne Bosshardt
Specializes in Internal Medicine
See below: There are many drugs used to treat depression - you need to see your primary care doc or a psych doc, and discuss your symptoms- then the two of you c ... Read More
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Dr. Lori Lange
Specializes in Family Medicine
Yes: Drug development and pharmaceutical companies often find out other uses for the medication during clinical trials and even after the drug is released. ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ernest Bordini
32 years experience Clinical Psychology
Lots of options: Most modern antidepressants are fairly effective, but they do differ- so while a bad response to one is a concern there are often other choices, they ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kneece
Specializes in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
Ok talk to your doc: If feeling worse then let you doctor know and see if meds need to be changed or need Counseling.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Southard
15 years experience Internal Medicine
Don't despair: Everyone's body is a bit different. Some people have temporary neurochemistry issues that can be addressed with temporary antidepressant use. Some p ... Read More
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Dr. Kyle Stier
19 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Ask and see: Depending on which anti-depressant you are on and the laws where you live you may or may not be able to get a refill or more medication before a certa ... Read More

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