A 35-year-old member asked:
which weight loss supplements can people with bipolar condition take?
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Psychiatry 29 years experience
Ideally, none: Many weight loss supplements work by directly or indirectly raising activity of neurotransmitter called norepinephrine and Epinephrine - this increases risk of destabilization of bipolar d/o.
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Last updated Jun 25, 2014
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