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Can methimazole make people gain weight ? How to avoid the gaining weight while taking the med ?

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Dr. Keith Stockerl-Goldstein
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
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In brief: Thyroid

As the hypermetabolic state of hyperthyroidism returns to normal when treated patients may gain weight, although many lose weight from the hyperthyroidism to begin with.
This is true regardless of what medication or treatment is used.

In brief: Thyroid

As the hypermetabolic state of hyperthyroidism returns to normal when treated patients may gain weight, although many lose weight from the hyperthyroidism to begin with.
This is true regardless of what medication or treatment is used.
Dr. Keith Stockerl-Goldstein
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