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weight loss with metformin topamax together

A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
16 years experience Pain Management
Metabolic acidosis: Both can cause metabolic acidosis which can be dangerous. Diet, exercise and metformin are safer. If a personal choice is made to use both topamax ( ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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Bipolar: Medicine for weight loss is OK if done properly. You need to see a dietitian who will advise you. Losing a lot of weight in a hurry is not smart. Cont ... Read More
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Dr. David Sneid
40 years experience Endocrinology
The best : Solution is diet, exercise and burning off more calories than you take in. You need to discuss any potential medications with your doctor to make sure ... Read More
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Dr. Elizabeth Howell
40 years experience Psychiatry
Possibly but: There are several drug interactions between these 4 medications, and Phentermine and wellbutrin (bupropion) could both increase anxiety significantly. ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rifat Naghmi
45 years experience Internal Medicine
DEpakote and weight : You may have to restrict your calorie intake further.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vasu Brown
33 years experience Integrative Medicine
Yes: For some medical weight loss programs metformin is used for weight loss has to be done under physician supervision.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Duic
8 years experience Emergency Medicine
NO: Metformin is not a drug for weight loss. It's main use is for diabetics and patients who may be "pre-diabetic". If your doctor prescribed this for you ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vasu Brown
33 years experience Integrative Medicine
Yes: For metabolic syndrome and certain medical weight loss program metformin is used as a part of weight loss protocol - this has to be done under physici ... Read More
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A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Luis Villaplana
34 years experience Internal Medicine
1-4 kgs.: Usually during the first few months. You will regain it though, unless you follow diet and exercise.
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Valencia Porter
20 years experience Holistic Medicine
Yes with care: Some natural supplements may be helpful by stimulating your metabolism and reducing your appetite such as green tea and green coffee extracts. Other ... Read More
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