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Progyluton Side Effect Is To Gain Weight
Just Ask Alice....: There is no drug I know of that has no side effects, or that affects everyone the same. And there is no drug I know of that might stimulate your appetite that is completely safe either. I do know that legally obtained THC can stimulate the appetite, but its availability will depend on your state regulations and doctors who might prescribe it. I do guarantee that with enough exercise you'll get hungry ...Read more
Weight Gain: Weight gain can occur for a number of reasons. In some cases, yes a medicine can increase your appetite. This can occur with some antidepressants. Others such as corticosteroids can affect your hormonal balance and cause a person to retain more fluid, thus increasing weight. ...Read more
See details: Dieting does not need to be extreme. It must be consistent. Sorry, there are no short cuts and no options. ...Read more
The medicine that I must take has the side effect of weight gain, . I do not want to gain weight. What do I do?
Choices: Alternatives may be available. Please discuss with your physician. ...Read more
I want to ask is sugar really increases weight? How much sugar should I take to increase my weight and how much can I gain weight without side effect?
Sugar creates spikes:
In insulin which impacts mood and health. High fructose corn syrup is a type of sugar that is in many products. Please read labels to avoid it. High rates of diabetes, even among children today. Here's a link to one book, but there are many. Http://www. Amazon. Com/Sugar-Blues-William-Dufty/dp/0446343129
Peace and good health. See doc and raise protein intake, not sugar. ...Read more
Depends: The copper t iud is non-hormonal so weight gain cannot be attributed to it. There is another iud, mirena, (levonorgestrel) that contains a progestin hormone.In the md information for mirena, (levonorgestrel) weight gain is listed as a common Mirena (levonorgestrel) side effect, occurring in at least 5% of women (an exact percentage is not given). However, because these studies did not compare women not using it, hard to prove. Prob no relation. ...Read more
Occasionally is ok: The difference between milk and chocolate milk is that the latter has lots and lots of sugar. It's been said that eating some dark chocolate each day can have benefits, but the "chocolate" used to make chocolate is not beneficial, but is mainly sugar. Sugar is bad because it forces ones pancreas to work harder to make more Insulin (thus wearing out the pancreas) and eventually leads to diabetes. ...Read more
I am on 100mg Zoloft (sertraline) and have gained a lot of weight over several years. Is this a side effect?
Side effects: Weight gain is a potential side effect for any psychotropic medication. Some agents more pronounced than others. Dietary attentiveness, exercise and review of all meds. Used may decrease this issue. Careful balance is prudent between risks & benefits, and should be reviewed periodically during the course of care. ...Read more
I have gained weight while taking vistaril, (hydroxyzine) is this a side effect? And if so, if I stop taking will my weight go back down?
I've been prescribed by my doctor to take cycloprogynova and its been 2 months now that im on it but I gained weight, is it a side effect?
Look them up: E & P: Cyclo-Progynova, made by Bayer (aspirin) in Indonesia, is a brand of Estradiol & norgestrel (a Progesterone variant) combined, look up either the PI (Prescribing Information) & reported side effects from Bayer (aspirin) &/or of the ingredients. Keep in mind that the pharma system is conservative, just because a side-effect is reported, this does not mean causal, just that some taking the agent (s) reported it. ...Read more
Is it possible that my medications are making me hungrier? I'm always eating but I don't gain weight at all. Weird side effect perhaps? Wellbutrin (bupropion).?
Abilify (aripiprazole): Rare but not unheard of.Get a more detailed answer ›