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Unintentional Weight Loss

Some medications and over-the-counter supplements can interfere with your appetite and desire to eat. Some drugs cause a bitter or metallic taste that makes eating unpleasant. Many drugs can cause nausea or upset stomach. A few drugs inhibit the part of our brain that sends out hunger signals.

Are you taking any new medications that coincide with losing weight?

Yes, I am taking new medication.

No, I am not taking any new medications.

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