Since starting Dulera 6 months ago I have gained close to 15 pounds and am essentially doing nothing different in my exercise and eating pattern from before. Seems unusual to me, I am a 67 y/o female...
31 May 2012
Man, that's not wonderful is it? Is it helping you though? Dulera has cortisone
in it and cortisone is known for weight gain. There's no side effect of weight gain in the list of side effects for Dulera, but they always say, this list may not be all of the side effects.
1 Jun 2012
I would speak to your doctor about this? Weight gain isn't listed in the side effects that have been reported with Dulera. In fact many people have reported weight loss. Sorry that's probably not what you want to hear. Can you think of any other reason for it? Any other medications you are taking?
9 Jun 2012
I have had the same problem. I am a 68 y/o female and have been taking Dulera since March (3 months) and have gained 16 pounds. I initially weighed 122 and have ballooned to 138. Personally this is a significant weight gain and is definitely not normal for me. My appointment with my pulmonary doc is in two weeks. I plan to discuss this problem with him.
- Dulera Information for Consumers
- Dulera Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Dulera (detailed)
Search for questions
Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.
My son had just went in on Aprinl 4, 2011 for his 6 month check-up. And the concern was his weight gain/ncrease in the last six months. The Doctor ...
1 answer • 15 Apr 2011
Trilafon - this is a good med for me however I cannot escape the weight gain and increased appetite?
... I have gained about 30lbs now and continue to overeat, also because I am more tired I want to exercise less. I suspect that exercise is not ...
1 answer • 9 Mar 2013
Does anyone know of something similar to neurotin, something that doesn't cause weight gain? Thanks?
I'm trying to switch all my medications that cause weight gain. I have tried hours of exercise and my weight won't move. I need neurotin ...
2 answers • 7 Sep 2013