A 25-year-old female asked:
i have several medical issues. the medicine i take for them makes me hungry. now i am obese but can't lose the weight because of medication. help?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Harold Peltan answered
27 years experience Ophthalmology
Wieght loss, steroid: Losing weight while on steroids is tough! exercise is key in helping gain control over your appetite. Walking three miles a day at a brisk pace has been shown to significantly reduce appetite. If you can't walk, swimming is great. There are also medications to help control appetite, but start with exercise and making a strict eating plan with your doctor or dietician. Good luck! i'll be rooting.
Answered on Nov 1, 2015
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