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Does taking dexorange pills gain weight bcoz when last time I took it. I gained weight!?

Does taking dexorange pills gain weight bcoz when last time I took it. I gained weight!?

NotAllGainWEIGHT: Dexorange is used for treatment of anemia due to iron deficiency, b12 deficiency and if one has those conditions and get corrected it may increase appetite and cause weight gain.But not all who take this weight gain and it is not used for those who want to gain weight ...Read more

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Should one take pills to gain weight? What type of pills are safe for consumption to gain weight.

Should one take pills to gain weight? What type of pills are safe for consumption to gain weight.

Not pills.: It is preferable to change one's daily caloric intake rather than taking pills. Best to try it naturally first.

Keep track of what you're eating daily in a diary. Then, see where you can add calories. A dietician/nutritionist could be really helpful too. ...Read more

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How to take Cipla Actin pills to gain weight? How often do I have to take them?

How to take Cipla Actin pills to gain weight? How often do I have to take them?

4mgm Tab Once Daily: Cipla Actin is an Antihistamine (Anti Allergy) drug which is often prescribed by some doctor for off label to increase appetite so that a person can eat more and therby gain weight. The dose is 4mgm tablet once a day ...Read more

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I am receiving HIV treatment I start to use testesterons as pills without asking my doctor. Reason HIV pills gain me weight so I start any suggestio?

I am receiving HIV treatment I start to use testesterons as pills without asking my doctor. Reason HIV pills gain me weight so I start any suggestio?

Stop; see your doc: Testosterone is a powerful sex steroid hormone and ought to be taken only by prescription. While it is not a corticosteroid it can affect your immune system so it isn't a good idea to take it if you have hiv. If weight gain is the issue there are better solutions. Ask your doctor, and don't take prescription meds without a prescription! ...Read more

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Can mini pill make you gain weight?

Can mini pill make you gain weight?

Not much, if any: There is some evidence that hormonal methods containing estrogen (depo/shot, implant, pills) are associated with a little weight gain, but less with the progestin-only or "mini" pill--surely < 5 lb. Non-hormonal methods--copper IUD, condoms, diaphragm--are not associated with weight gain or loss. Bottom line: weight gain or loss concerns should not be a factor in your contraceptive choice. ...Read more

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Did centrum pills help you gain weight?

Did centrum pills help you gain weight?

They can help w: Nturitional deficiencies but the multiple vitamins will not cause you to gain weight. Eat healthy foods that are high in calories. Eat six meals per day. Work on strength training to build your large muscle groups. Work out w heavier weights w fewer repetitions. Sleep at least 8 to 9 hours/night. Hydrate well w water. Foods to help w healthy weight gain: almonds, cashews, pecans, sunflower seeds. ...Read more

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Is the pill cb1a good pill to help gain weight?

Is the pill cb1a good pill to help gain weight?

Not likely: Main ingredient is echinacea--an immune booster which is not famous for profound weight gain. Animal studies show it does not help mammals or birds gain weight. Ok it did help rainbow trout put on weight but that was through probable improvement in immune ability. The pill claims to slow metabolism to help weight gain--not possible. There are other products that are more useful. My opinion only. ...Read more

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Wanted to know if cyclo progynova pills make you gain weight?

Wanted to know if cyclo progynova pills make you gain weight?

No: Pills that are used to help control menopausal symptoms have very low doses of hormone that should not affect your weight. ...Read more

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Do yeast pills make you gain weight?

Do yeast pills make you gain weight?

Yeast pills: Pills to treat a yeast infection should not cause weight gain. ...Read more

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Can taking iron pills make you gain weight?

Can taking iron pills make you gain weight?

Iron: No, this is not the case.Weight gain usually occurs with excessive carbohydrate intake, very little exercise and any hormonal imbalance. The solution? Focus on low glycemic index foods, regular exercise and correction of any hormonal imbalance. ...Read more

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Do skipping sugar pills make you gain weight?

Do skipping sugar pills make you gain weight?

Sugar pills?: placebo pills from birth control?
Diabetes treatment pills?
What kind of sugar pills are you referring to?
Please clarify ...Read more

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Can the progesterone pill make you gain weight?

Can the progesterone pill make you gain weight?

Not usually: For most women, the weight changes seen with the progestin-only birth control pill (if that's what you are referring to) is minimal. Some women say that they are very sensitive to any birth control pills, but each individual's experiences are to be noted and respected. ...Read more

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Can diet pills make you gain weight after you stop taking them?

Can diet pills make you gain weight after you stop taking them?

Appetite returns: Diet pills usually work by suppressing appetite. After stopping them, your appetite returns and you start eating like you use to in the first place. You typically regain all the weight lost and then some if you don't change what you eat. Avoid white sugar, flour, rice, and pasta to keep weight off. Add beans and vegetables as much as you want. Also eat fruits, nuts, and wild salmon 3 times a week. ...Read more

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Hi docs, would the contraceptive pill make me gain weight?

Hi docs, would the contraceptive pill make me gain weight?

Can't say for sure: If concerned - let provider know so that this can be taken into account when looking at your options. ...Read more

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I want to start taking microgestin to control my periods? Will this pill make me gain weight?

I want to start taking microgestin to control my periods? Will this pill make me gain weight?

No: Studies have shown that women on the birth control pill do not on average gain or lose weight. If a woman gains weight on the pill, it likely is because she's eating more. Only one form of contraception causes weight gain: the depot Provera (medroxyprogesterone) shot. So watch your portions, exercise and you'll be fine! ...Read more

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I read somewhere that iron tablets should be taken along with some other med or multivitamin etc and that iron pills make u gain weight. Is this true?

I read somewhere that iron tablets should be taken along with some other med or multivitamin etc and that iron pills make u gain weight. Is this true?

Vit C: Some recommend that taking iron tablet or capsule with vit c will increase the absorption of iron but it is not necessary. Iron pills can be taken on empty stomach or with a light meal and water
no iron pills by themselves do not make you gain weight. But some people who are iron deficient, when that is corrected may start eating more and as a result gain weight. ...Read more

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Does the morning after pill cause weight gain?

Does the morning after pill cause weight gain?

No: I do not think so because you only need 2 doses -take the second dose 12 hours affer the first dose afer unprotected intercourse within 72 hours as emergency contraception. It may cause some nausea insome pt but no wt gain. ...Read more

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Could birth control pills make you gain weight?

Could birth control pills make you gain weight?

No: Birth control pills do not actually make you gain weight. It all comes down to how many calories you eat and how many calories you burn each day. Pregnancy causes actual weight gain. ...Read more

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Who do birth control pills make me gain weight?

Who do birth control pills make me gain weight?

Probably don't: This is a common concern it has been studies many times. Birth control pills do not cause signifiant weight gain. Diet and exercise are the key to weight management -- as well as avoiding pregnancy before you are ready ...Read more

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Can all birth control pills make you gain weight?

Can all birth control pills make you gain weight?

Some people will alw: Always gain weight no matter what pill they take, most women do not gain wt from the pill, the lower the dose, the less chance of wt gain, loloestrin is the lowest doe combination pill, I prescribe that one the most and a your age if u are going to take the pill u should be on the lowest dose one. ...Read more

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Why does birth control pills make you gain weight?

Why does birth control pills make you gain weight?

Some pills do: They can increase your appetite and or make you retain water weight and adversly affect your hormones, the best combo pill for not gaining weight is loloestrin- only 10 mcg of estrogen the lowest dose it is my #1 pill I prescribe. ...Read more

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Could the birth control pills make you gain weight?

Could the birth control pills make you gain weight?

No: Birth control pills do not actually make you gain weight. It all comes down to how many calories you eat and how many calories you burn each day. Pregnancy causes actual weight gain. ...Read more

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What type of birth control pill helps you gain weight?

What type of birth control pill helps you gain weight?

Only progesterone: Only, progesterone dependent contraceptive methods are known for any type of minimal weight gain. The most obvious one is Depo provera injections. ...Read more

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Yes I am 28 years old and I was trying to see does fish oil pills help you gain weight in your buttocks and also eating a lot of starchy food?

Yes I am 28 years old and I was trying to see does fish oil pills help you gain weight in your buttocks and also eating a lot of starchy food?

Likely not: Where you put weight on depends in part on your genetics among other factors. There is no food that particularly targets an area of the body. The buttocks are a large muscle group and so doing things to strengthen muscles in that area may add to bulk if that is what you are looking for. ...Read more

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