A 43-year-old member asked:
is ok to take weight loss pill when trying to conceive?
2 doctor answers • 7 doctors weighed in
Anti-Aging Medicine 33 years experience
Pill: In my opinion , weight loss pills are not effective in the long term.Some can have adverse reaction to your heart.Whether you are trying to conceive or not, stay away from weight loss pills.If you want to lose weight, focus on excellent nutrtion, consistent exercise and getting your hormones checked to see if there are imbalances.All the above three areas are a topic by themselves!
4876 viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Psychiatry 32 years experience
Wt. loss: I would not recommend it, at any time, due to effect on cardiovascular system & moods. Try lifestyle changes.
4874 viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Last updated Dec 18, 2013
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