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Can antidepressants caused extreme weight gain?

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Dr. John Moranville
Psychiatry
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In brief: Not extreme

Though many of the antidepressants can cause some weight gain, it is usually not extreme.
In my experience, mirtazepine (remeron) is most likely to cause weight gain and venlafaxine (effexor) or Cymbalta (duloxetine) are least likely.

In brief: Not extreme

Though many of the antidepressants can cause some weight gain, it is usually not extreme.
In my experience, mirtazepine (remeron) is most likely to cause weight gain and venlafaxine (effexor) or Cymbalta (duloxetine) are least likely.
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