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A 26-year-old female asked:

Does suboxone make you gain weight?

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Dr. Cyma Khalily
Psychiatry 36 years experience
SHOULDN'T: Shouldn't may be that you are doing better and not chasing drugs. Getting healthier. Keep up the good work!

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A 37-year-old member asked:

Can molasses make you gain weight?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Yes, but it isn't: The best way to go about gaining weight. Eat healthy foods that are high in calories. Eat six meals per day. Work on strength training to build your large muscle groups. Work out w heavier weights w fewer repetitions. Sleep at least 8 to 9 hours/night. Hydrate well w water. Foods to help w healthy weight gain: almonds, cashews, pecans, sunflower seeds, flax seeds, walnuts, hummus, avocadoes, .
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Provided original answer
granola, trail mix, dried fruits, extra virgin olive oil, canola oil, protein shakes, protein bars, lean meats, poultry, fish, Smoothies (with added silken tofu or powdered milk), Greek yogurt (full –fat), pasta/ bagels & use of juice rather than soda. Some people add whey proteins.
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A 43-year-old member asked:

Could raisins make you gain weight?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
It you eat enough of: Any food the calories will add up. If calories consumed exceed calories burned that weight gain occurs. 0.5 ounce of raisins is 42 calories.
A 19-year-old member asked:

Gum makes you gain weight?

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Dr. Arnold Malerman
Orthodontics 54 years experience
No: But bathing your teeth with sugar can raise your risk of cavities. And chewing gum can cause your stomach to produce excessive acid. And it's déclassé.
A 48-year-old member asked:

Could some contraceptives make you gain weight?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
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That can occur: Discuss your options with your physician/ gynecologist.
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A 39-year-old female asked:

What can I take to make me gain weight?

1 doctor answer5 doctors weighed in
Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 34 years experience
See Dr., then eat...: If one is truly underweight (based on height, family background, and body type), a Dr. can evaluate for a hormonal, digestive, or other disorder. If no medical cause is found, then one can add weight by eating more calories of nutritious foods, while also doing weight-training to increase muscle. Proteins: egg white, chicken breast, salmon,... Better fats: olive oil, peanuts, almonds, tofu,...
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