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How long does it take METFORMIN to help me lose weight?

Posted 15 Dec 2011 by doirinne 27 answers

I have been diagnosed with insulin resistance Nov 2011. Taking METFORMIN, HCL ER 2000mg (since 11/4/11 worked my way up to full dose). Been on full dose for 2.5 weeks now. No weight loss. I am keeping total daily carbs under 45grams per day. Total calories < 1400. PROTEIN = 60-80GRAMS PER DAY. ...

Does Zoloft (Sertraline) Cause Weight Gain?

Posted 17 Dec 2011 by alisha29 8 answers

I know that everyone has different side effects, I am just wondering if weight gain is a common one. I am hoping that it is not. I need treatment for my depression but am afraid of gaining a lot of weight on SSRI's because that in itself will make me depressed. Thank you for any and all ...

Has anyone used Topamax for weight loss?

Posted 30 Jun 2009 by Smartchick73 44 answers

I would like to hear from others who have been prescribed Topamax for weight loss. Not so much those who have used it for seizures or migraines and experienced weight loss as a side effect, but those whose doctors prescribed Topamax as an off label weight loss drug. I have personally been taking ...

Has anyone taken low dose naltrexone for weight loss?

Posted 4 Jul 2012 by Lauren517 21 answers

I hear it works quite well. Regards Group! I pray someone answers my question;-)

How to take Belviq - What times of the day should I take it?

Posted 3 Jul 2013 by bellalove 20 answers

I would like to know what times of the day to take the medicine? I took one at 7:00 a.m. when should i take the next one? Also, how long does it take for it to start working as i still feel hungry. I went to the gym this morning like i do every morning, weigh 213 lbs and am hoping i don't feel ...

Should you eat healthy in order to lose weight on topamax?

Posted 15 Oct 2014 by manda494 10 answers

Hi, Im new to topamax and started it today I am aware that a common symptom is weight loss. From what I understand the weight loss is caused by lack of appitite so that makes sense of course you would lose weight if you are eating heaps less but a lot of other reviews say that they haven't ...

What is the best antidepressant that will give me energy and help me lose weight?

Posted 13 Nov 2016 by Bebitta 6 answers

I'm very depress and I have no energy and I'm gaining weight. What antidepressants is best

Can Lexapro cause weight gain without changing diet?

Posted 1 Jun 2010 by AnxiousLynn 21 answers

Hello, I am a very active person, eat healthy on a regular basis and recently started taking Lexapro for GAD. I have read so much information on this site about Lexapro causing weight gain and so far I have actually lost my appetite, and finding myself eating a lot less. Do you think the weight ...

Contrave - How long does it take to affect your appetite?

Posted 16 Oct 2017 by Paige2004 1 answer

Today is my first day of the second week where I started taking two a day. I haven't really faced any side effects from it other than the first day I took it. It just made me feel a little light headed. But I've been alright since-no nausea. However, my appetite hasn't decreased. ...

Does propranolol make you gain or lose weight ? Thanks?

Posted 19 Dec 2017 by Lozc1979 2 answers

I've started taking propranolol for anxiety 40 mg twice daily and I'm worried if this is safe and will it affect my weight

Will I lose weight after stopping Abilify?

Posted 18 Jan 2018 by Adamsmom2010 4 answers

Hello there. I gained 70 pounds in one year on Abilify. I went from being 5’3” at 110 to 180. This is causing me great depression looking at myself in the mirror and not being able to fit in any of my clothes. I recently stopped taking Abilify. Has anyone had any success with losing ...

Resulys with Belviq after Contrave or Qysmia?

Posted 29 Apr 2015 by Trying50 2 answers

Has anyone had results with Belviq after no results with Contrave or Qysmia? took Qysmia for around five months- lost a totla of five pounds. Doctor put me on Contrave. Have been on the full dose for over four weeks. Gained weight at first. Have lost most of that. It's a struggle to stay at ...

Does anyone here take Topamax 25mg and what are your stories any side effects of weight loss?

Posted 14 May 2017 by LOVE1000 3 answers

I'm overweight and I'm taking it for mood stabilizer also on medicines that make me gain weight so will I lose weight on this. I am on 25 mg

Effexor for anxiety and weight loss- For anyone that lost weight on Effexor?

Posted 11 Mar 2018 by jrmeans09 4 answers

Ive been on Effexor for about three weeks and I lost about ten pounds. My question is if people have success stories on this drug? (Either emotional or with weight) And if you did lose weight- did it continue or did it stop after a while? So far I’m less anxious, feel more like myself, but I ...

Contrave - What happens once you stop the Rx? How long do you take this Rx?

Posted 10 Jun 2017 by smithsilver 1 answer

I am about to start my prescription. Most of the side effects I read here are similar to what I had while I took Wellbutrin for several years (sweating, sensitive to smells, impatient) that I never knew were side effects of Wellbutrin. (I gained 6 lbs my first month off of Wellbutrin, which was a ...

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