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Is there any meds that can help you gain weight?

Is there any meds that can help you gain weight?

Not if one's healthy: A doctor can check for digestive, hormonal, metabolic, infectious, or cancerous conditions in a person "looking too thin". Hopefully, no problems are found. Choosing proper designs of clothing and shoes can help one appear bulkier. To increase muscle mass, one has to work out with weights. To add a little fat (if one is "skin & bones"), one must eat a larger amount of his healthy, balanced diet. ...Read more

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Is there any medicine that can gain you weight or fat?

Is there any medicine that can gain you weight or fat?

See details: Prednisone (cortisones) is the one most often associated with weight gain. Antidepressants and Lyrica (pregabalin) are others. If you want to gain weight, eat more carbohydrates. ...Read more

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Is there any herb that can help you lose weight?

No: You need motivation and discipline. Minimize carbohydrate intake and control portion size. Do not snack between meals. No bread, pasta, sweets, desserts, junk food, fast food, etc. ...Read more

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Are there any depression/anxiety meds that DO NOT cause weight gain ? How about any that can make you lose weight ?! I need to be happy and thin. Ha

Are there any depression/anxiety meds that DO NOT cause weight gain ? How about any that can make you lose weight ?! I need to be happy and thin. Ha

Depression: Before you consider any meds please set up a referral to a Psychologist who will evaluate you and help you. The psychologist may also refer you to a doctor regarding weight loss. ...Read more

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Are there any medication that's prescribed that can help me lose weight?

Are there any medication that's prescribed that can help me lose weight?

Portion control and : exercise. If you consume fewer calories and burn more calories u will lose weight. For a healthy metabolism eat smaller more frequent meals. If still having issue with weight loss have a blood test to make sure your thyroid function is normal. A 19 year old should not need diet pills. A healthy lifestyle and eating less and exercising more should do the trick. Good luck! ...Read more

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Can you tell me if there are any ways to lose weight without taking any dietary supplements?

Can you tell me if there are any ways to lose weight without taking any dietary supplements?

Of course there are!: Eat healthfully ; be physically active. Aim for 7.5 to 8 hrs of sleep / night. Hydrate w at least 64 oz of water / day. Calories burned must > calories consumed. Do both cardio ; weight training. Engage in regular aerobic exercise (i.e. Running, swimming, nordic track, bicycling, kickboxing, walking, cross country skiing, hiking, etc.). ...Read more

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Are there any sedating meds that help with anxiety that don't make you gain weight?

Are there any sedating meds that help with anxiety that don't make you gain weight?

No.: Sedating meds are inhibitory , they inhibit or slow down most metabolic processes that way may cause weight gain. Try meditation , it has no lasting systemic effects. ...Read more

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Are there any prescription meds that help with weight loss?

Are there any prescription meds that help with weight loss?

Yes: Yes, there are medicines like sibutramine which can help weight loss in obese patients. Though they are safe to take in most patients, the insurance companies don't pay for it as they are expensive. We recommend you try diet and exercise first and there are weight loss programs to help you. ...Read more

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Are there any weight gain shakes that you can suggest for women?

Are there any weight gain shakes that you can suggest for women?

Low carb: Anything w less than ten grams of carb or low sugar. Avoid high calories, 150 or less per serving. ...Read more

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Are there any medications you can take with PCOS to assist in weight loss?

Are there any medications you can take with PCOS to assist in weight loss?

Yes & be aware that: PCOS is strongly correlated with metabolic syndrome, Diabetes Mellitus. Food choices+quantities far more powerful than any current meds. LCHF foods help loose body fat, LFHC put on fat & compound these problems, study http://goo.gl/JH8XBX. The Glp-1 analogues best at helping ?blood glucose & apatite: Saxenda, the most potent (start slow & go up slowly) is approved for obesity & helping ?these . ...Read more

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Can there be any ways to lose weight without taking any dietary supplements?

Can there be any ways to lose weight without taking any dietary supplements?

Absolutely !!!: Eat healthfully. Try to eat at least 5 servings of vegetables & 4 of fruit per day. Increase nutritional fiber. Avoid refined sugar & junk carbohydrates. Avoid alcohol, sweetened juices, soda & caffeinated beverages. Aim for 7.5 to 8 hrs of sleep / night. Hydrate w at least 64 oz of water / day. Calories burned must > calories consumed. Be physically active with both cardio & weight training. ...Read more

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Are there any pills to help you lose weight faster that are safe?

Are there any pills to help you lose weight faster that are safe?

The only way to use: medication safely for weight loss is w/the help of a special doctor called a bariatrician. Lifestyle changes including food plan an exercise w/family/doc guidance is good. See Mark Hymnan's book "The Blood Sugar Solution" ford a natural approach. Peace and good health.. ...Read more

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Is there any medecine that can gain weight or fat?

Is there any medecine that can gain weight or fat?

If there's illness: If there is an illness that is causing a person to be very thin, then by treating the illness, the person will be healthier and gain normal weight. If the person is actually normal and healthy, then there is no medicine to make her gain weight. ...Read more

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Can you tell me if there are any depression medications that don't make you gain weight?

Can you tell me if there are any depression medications that don't make you gain weight?

There are no: Depression medications that cause everyone to gain weight. So, weight gain may occur in some people but not in others. Wellbutrin (bupropion) can actually be helpful to lose weight in people who have depression. ...Read more

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Is there any type of medication to help gain weight?

Is there any type of medication to help gain weight?

GNC Calories: You need to take in more calories and there are a number of weight gain products at stores like gnc. Read the labels so you know what amount of protein etc you are taking in. If you are not into this type of product then simply eat more good food (no junk or fried foods). ...Read more

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Can a ulcers make me gain weight if it doesn't. Is there any vitamins to reduce apetite?

Can a ulcers make me gain weight if it doesn't. Is there any vitamins to reduce apetite?

ULCER WEIGHT GAIN: Answer to both question is no.By ulcer you mean peptic ulcer i presume, and there is no vitamin which will curb your appetite. ...Read more

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Is there any way you can randomly gain weight for no reason?

No: There is always a reason for weight gain. If overeating is not the reason, then a medical evaluation for other causes is advisable. ...Read more

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Are there any prescription drugs that help you lose weight?

Are there any prescription drugs that help you lose weight?

Yes. BUT for lasting: Change you need to commit to lifestyle changes. Eat healthfully ; be physically active. Aim for 7.5 to 8 hrs of sleep / night. Hydrate w at least 64 oz of water / day. Calories burned must > calories consumed. Do both cardio ; weight training. You can mix ; match different kinds of physical exercise. This site helps determine calories burned for > 100 activities:. ...Read more

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Can you tell me any weight loss supplement that actually works and is safe?

Can you tell me any weight loss supplement that actually works and is safe?

Weight loss: I am not a fan of rapid weight loss. I recommend my patients lose 2-4 pounds a month. Achieve that goal with diet and exercise, not with a weight loss supplement. The internet caries many articles/comments about the value of food. My preference is "NuVal" but there many equally as good. Don't forget to exercise. ...Read more