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Posted 6 Jan 2015 by • 59 answers
I've been taking Contrave for about a week. So far no side effects, but not much change in my appetite either. I was hoping for instant hunger disappearance!! Does it take a while for the effectiveness to kick in? Thanks!
Posted 7 Jan 2015 by • 27 answers
I've been on Contrave since the end of October. Nausea was a side effect at first but then went away. Now the nausea and headaches are back with a vengeance (I vomited yesterday) and I am starting to back off my dosage. Any tips from anyone re: nausea??? I am miserable but really, really want ...
Posted 29 Jan 2015 by • 15 answers
Hello all. Just got home from the doctor and super excited about starting contrave but I'm finding it's not $50-60 as the doctor had told me it's almost three times that amount. Anyone finding it close to that price anywhere?
I've been taking Contrave for 5 weeks, I have neither lost nor gained.. I don't see a difference in?
Posted 18 Dec 2014 by • 27 answers
... my appetite, other than getting nauseous quite often. I exercise 4-5 times a week so I'm not sure the Contrave is working for me. Anyone having similar issues?
Posted 7 Jan 2015 by • 24 answers
I took my first pill this morning and I had a horrible reaction. I got stomach cramping, and diarrhea really bad. I also felt dizzy, and unbalanced. Is this normal? I'm scared to take my dose tomorrow
Posted 5 Mar 2015 by • 23 answers
I'm starting my second week on Contrave. I'm looking forward to talking to others who are taking it?
Posted 25 Dec 2014 by • 14 answers
... So far the side effects I've had are minimal. I feel tired sometimes and take a nap (twice in one week). The first day I took a morning and evening dose I felt a little loopy. This will be my second day with two pills, I'll see if the loopy feeling happens again. I do notice that I ...
Posted 14 Jan 2015 by • 21 answers
... I started developing minor constipation. 20% developed this side effect from what I have read. I eat plenty of fiber and drink lots of water. 2-3 days into week four the problem got worse. I've tried OTC medicines, extra fiber supplements, and eating foods that would normally cause ...
Hi everyone Im planning to start contrave soon...just wondering how are u guys liking it so far, any
Posted 8 Dec 2014 by • 14 answers
... weight loss success
Posted 28 Dec 2014 by • 13 answers
I just started Contrave and am not sure if it's causing CP and anxiety. I really want this to work for me but I feel just like I did on Phentermine. YUCK! Will these side effects wear off? How does the Contrave work to make you lose weight??
Posted 21 Jan 2015 by • 13 answers
Hi, I am on week two of Contrave. I dont have any side effects of nausea or dizziness like I have read. The only thing that I am seeing as of now is having a dry mouth and bad taste all the time. Anyone else having this SE?
Posted 16 Apr 2015 by • 2 answers
... to Las Vegas in a few weeks and know I will be drinking is it OK?
Posted 15 Feb 2015 by • 17 answers
From the very first pill I had taken I have had severe abdominal cramps like you would have if you had an intestional flu. Anyone else had this experience? Does it eventually go away? I am only on day 3 of the first week and I am worried that I may have to stop taking it.
Posted 31 Jul 2015 by • 1 answer
Hi. I'm 5'3" weigh 212lbs! I went to my dr today she gave me a script for both contrave & phentermine and told me to make an educated choice. She's pushing contrave. I'm not to keen on it because of the Wellbutrin (I was on lexapro for 2 yrs and took my last dose dec ...
Posted 4 days ago by • 1 answer
I started Contrave and now on the full dose. I was cruising along and so excited because my cravings and stopped my bad binge habits! I lost about 7-10 lbs over approximately 2 months when that time when the hormones take over. My habits came back. I thought OK... note to self watch my diet for a ...
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