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Why does Rexulti cause weight gain?

How long does it take for Rexulti to work?

What is Rexulti used for and how well does it work?

How does Rexulti work?

Can anyone explain weight gain from Rexulti?

I am a moderately active (cardio and strength 5 days a week) 49/yo woman. I've experienced a significant amount of weight gain (7-8#) within a month of starting Rexulti - despite watching my diet (1800 cals), avoiding alcohol (or having only 3 drinks per week). I have always had no problems... read more

Does rexulti cause weight gain?

Rexulti - Does it work with anxiety?

I'm currently taking pristiq for depression/anxiety. And have been taking Xanax with it.. my anxiety has been happening more frequently, everyday... instead of raising my Xanax, my doctor said he wants to add rexulta to my pristiq to help my anxiety. when I search rexulta it comes up with... read more

Is Rexulti a fast-acting medication, or does it take weeks to work like other antipsychotics?

I have been trying to get a simple answer to my question: Upon first administration of med, will I experience any mood changes, or a slight happiness? And for the record, I hate euphoria. I am speaking of depression combined with physical disability. Can someone call me so I could describe my... read more

What time at night do you take your Rexulti?

I've been on 0.5mg of Rexulti for 3 days for MDD. I was told to take it "before bed". The 1st night I took it at 8pm and was up until 5am, which is very unusual for me. The last 2 nights, I have taken it at 6pm and although it's made me a little drowsy, I've still not been... read more

How do I get the massive weight gain off from Rexulti?

I don't want to go off the drug, as, it is the only one that has helped me for treatment resistant disorder in about 20 years. Weight is terrible though. Please help!

I now have type 2 diabetes. Rexulti is known to increase blood sugar. Has this happened to anyone?

Blood sugar is supposed to be test regularly when on Rexulti. Does anyone have blood tests taken? This drug warns of increased blood sugar. I almost died few months after taking this. I was in ICU for 6 days with DKA, severe diabetic keto acidosis.

What is the main differences between Rexulti and Abilify? Why would you chose one over the other?

Just curious. I’m on 2 mg of Abilify. Thanks!

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