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Please tell me how long it takes for to lose noticeable weight on adhd medication like concerta?

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Dr. Aaron Ament
59 years experience
CONFUSING QUESTION: Concerta and reduce appetite, but it is not for weight loss. Also losing weight is more often a matter of proper nutrition in type and quantity of food plus appropriate exercise. If on Concerta for adhd and weight is going down, timing of meals and type of food becomes important.

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