Has anyone else experienced weight gain while taking Abilify? And did the weight go back down after you stopped taking it?
I take Abilify and gained weight. Whether it was totally the Abilify or just a component, it is hard to say. Haven't tried to go without the Abilify to know whether the weight would come off as a result. Weight gain is listed as a common side effect. I have stopped other psychiatric meds and lost weight, usually about 10 lbs. I've accepted that I need the Abilify so I try to eat right and exercise and at least control my weight even if on the heavy side.
- Abilify Information for Consumers
- Abilify Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Abilify (detailed)
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