Wellbutrin weight gain?
Because wellbutrin is an excitatory drug, it can sometimes cause a loss of appetite, which can lead to weight loss rather than gain.
Weight gain is listed as a side effect for the drug Wellbutrin. In some rare cases a person can lose weight when taking the medication.
I'm sure there are a few rare cases of weight gain while on Wellbutrin but the general consensus is weight loss not weight gain I have lost a great deal of weight while on wellbutrin XL 450mg I've been on Wellbutrin XL 150mg now for 8 months. I've been on many other antidepressants and this is the first one that caused me to gain weight. It did it to my mother as well. Wellbutrin XL… Read More
Wellbutrin comes to mind...but what else?
I have recently asked the same question and my Doctor told me Wellbutrin XL has the least sexual side effects and less weight gain and I lost quite a bit of weight while on Zoloft.
I took wellbutrin and all it did was make me sweat. My wife and i both take suboxone and since shes been on it my wife has gained about 40 pounds. I found out it does make you gain weight.
No danger other than the side effects listed for each. Wellbutrin+nalextrone is Contrave, a weight loss drug close to FDA approval. A possible side effect of trazodone is weight gain so if using wellbutrin/ nalextrone for that, you may want to check w you dr about adding trazodone
Will switching to Wellbutrin from Celexa help you to lose the weight you've gained while taking Celexa?
My experience with Wellbutrin was yes, it helped me lose weight that I had gained on other anti-depressants. I had been taking EFFEXOR for a long time and kept gaining weight. I was switched to Celexa and told that it shouldn't make me gain weight. I continued to gain weight on the Celexa. I also had sexual side effects. The doctor switched me to Wellbutrin. I had gained 20 lbs. since starting SSRI's. Once I… Read More
You will gain weight with Paxil it is an SSRI. They all have weight gain as a side effect. Try Wellbutrin instead. SSRIs are very hard to get off of. Paxil and Effexor are the worst for withdraw symptoms. Don't take a drug just because your Dr tells you to. Research everything about it before you decide it is right for you.
I would pick Prozac (fluoxetine), but that's not guaranteed. It has increased sexual side effects though. If you are really sensitive to weight gain, you may consider drugs of other classes. Wellbutrin doesn't cause weight gain for example, and may even improve sex. But I think it's not as strong as the SSRIs.
Chantix. While not an antidepressant, it is similar to Wellbutrin which is an antidepressant, and is also used to help smoking cessation.
Most antidepressants cause weight gain, however Prozac is known to cause weight loss in some people which is why it is also prescribed for obesity. Answer Weight loss is a known side effect of Wellbutrin (bupropion) products. In some people, Prozac (fluoxetine) can cause mild weight loss at the beginning of treatment. Weight loss is possible with other SSRI's as well as Effexor and Cymbalta, however they also have the potential to cause weight gain… Read More
Wellbutrin causes an increase in your sex drive and a decrease in hunger. The only thing about it is that it really doesn't help much with depression. Although sexual side effects and weight issues add to my depression, so it evens out.
Don't gain weight because you will gain weight as you grow
No, you gain weight through calorie surplus.
you don't gain weight when you eat very little. you need to exercise and eat little portions of your meal and you will not gain weight, you will gain muscle by working out but not the weight.
There are many bad effects of smoking but weight gain is not a side effect of smoking. Weight gain can happen to a smoker for the same reasons that anyone else can gain weight.
You can indeed gain weight with a bad gallbladder. You can gain weight if anything in your body is not working properly.
While people with chlamydia may gain weight, chlamydia does not itself cause weight gain.
does cherry gain weight
Yes you do gain weight.
Well, muscle ways more than fat. So if you gain enough muscle, you will gain weight.
Yes it will contribute to weight gain.
yes it does cause weight gain!
You mostly gain weight by not eatting healthy and not exercising
no it can make you gain weight!
i thought depression caused weight gain because your not exited or motivated enought to get up and exercise. so you gain weight
Yes, Peritol can be used to gain weight. it is generally given to patients who have anorexia to help them gain a healthy weight.
Lift Heavy and eat healthy if you want to gain weight.
I did not gain any weight when I was taking citalopram for depression and as far as I can remember weight gain is not one of the side effects if you are really worried about weight gain you could always ask your doc about effexor I've done really well on that and definitely no weight gain
Yes Lexapro does make you gain weight. In July 2007 I was 117 pounds wihich I had lost because of a big depression this winter. We are now at the end of Oct and I weight 144 lbs. I started Lexapro in May but at that time was on 150mg of Wellbutrin and doctor put me down to 100 mg. I am also taking 200 mg Topomax which had help me loose a lost of… Read More
Squats can help you gain muscle, which could help you gain weight theoretically.
Healthy weight gain can be achieved through strength training and working out. Check your BMI to see if you should gain weight at all.
food causes you to gain weight shuger,chocolate,anything sweet makes you gain weight to tell you the truth.
This is not how nutrition works. Where you gain weight... if you gain weight... has more to do with heredity than with what specific foods you eat.
To gain weight you have to eat more.
no Zantac does not cause weight gain
yes i do weight gain
All potentially lead to weight gain.
weight gain powder gives you more muscle.
do you gain weight by taking celexa
To gain weight you child has to eat good food.
Cats should gain weight
can taking morphine cause weight gain
I'm not sure why you think figs would make you gain more weight than ordinary food. to gain weight you need to eat more calories than you spend. You can not gain weight just on figs.
you gain weight because males gain muscle, while females gain fat to be able to hold a child
Wellbutrin takes about a month to gain the full benefits of wellbutrin. You should start feeling less depressed have more energy and return to your prior activity level and prior activities. you should not discontinue wellbutrin without speaking to your physician. wellbutrin you will need to taper off of. If it is not showing any benefits after a few weeks your physician may need to increase the dose ..usual dose 150-300mg/day. You may also need… Read More
A weight gain of more than 10% body weight within a month.
My wife took both - Zoloft first for about a year, then added the Wellbutrin. It did not help with the weight gain, but it did help with her sex drive. She LOVES the Wellbutrin. She takes 300mg in the morning and 150mg in the evening. The extra 150 has a major impact on her recovery with bulimia. She has recently been able to go off of both her Zoloft and the Adderall she was… Read More
Avocadoes are the most fatty fruit, but they may not help much in weight gain. If you easily gain weight, that will help.
Yes - it does cause weight gain. Anytime I have been put on this terrible drug I gain weight and feel extremely fatigued and tired.