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Weight Gain and Antidepressants (Including SSRIs) - WebMD

5/16/2014
02:51 | Author: Steven Lewis

Lexapro weight gain
Weight Gain and Antidepressants (Including SSRIs) - WebMD

Up to 25% of people who take antidepressants gain weight. drugs like Lexapro, Paxil, Prozac, and Zoloft -- can cause a weight gain of 10 pounds or more.

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A review published in 2003 in the Cleveland Clinic Journal of Medicine stated that while weight gain is a possible side effect with SSRI antidepressant drugs, it may be more likely to occur after six months or more of use.

Findings from a group of Italian researchers published in the journal Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics suggest that the simple act of recovery from depression may play a role in the weight gain.

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Has anyone used Lexapro for anxiety and gained weight?

11/25/2014
10:38 | Author: Chloe Allen

Lexapro weight gain
Has anyone used Lexapro for anxiety and gained weight?

I am prescribed to take lexapro but after reading MANY reviews I see that they all involve serious weight gain. I was wondering if anyone who.

My doctor prescribed lexapro to me two weeks ago for GAD. I'm looking for information about lexapro and weight gain. While it worked quickly for.

I have noticed a few other symptoms and relief in the time I have been on it. The good things for my anxiety have been no more terrible feelings of hopelessness, ability to handle difficult situations without breaking down so badly, less crying, better ability to keep my feelings at bay and no overreact, handle stressful situations better. They all subsided after that.

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10 Tips to Prevent Weight Gain on Antidepressants Judith J

11/24/2014
08:07 | Author: Molly Young

Lexapro weight gain
10 Tips to Prevent Weight Gain on Antidepressants Judith J

Weight gain as a side effect of antidepressants is very common and distressing. Patients may even. My experience with Lexapro · Seratonin.

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Fat slows digestion and adds unnecessary calories. Chocolate, cookies, ice cream, cake, pie crust, French fries, and chips are NOT good serotonin-producing snacks. Choose carbohydrates that contain very little fat.

Does the medication cause your stomach to produce too much acid? Some medications will do this and the feeling is similar to being hungry. A simple test is to take Tums, or some other over-the-counter preparation, to reduce stomach acidity.

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Lexapro Drug and Medication User Reviews on RxList

9/23/2014
06:44 | Author: Allison King

Lexapro weight gain
Lexapro Drug and Medication User Reviews on RxList

Users share their experience with Lexapro and comment on drug side effects, The drug manufacturer doesn't state weight gain as a side effect, but everyone I.

i was able to join the land of humans again.

Related Reading: zoloft. It has really helped me. Lexapro works really well for me. Overall, it has really helped me cope with my life and depression. I have been on paxil and zoloft. I have noticed a decrease in memory for small activities.

My doctor had me taking 50mg/day, which sounds like a lot, but it took that much to be effective for me. Lexapro can be a very effective medication, and the benefits of taking it can outweigh the problems it may cause, so do the research and make an educated decision based upon your personal needs.

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Lexapro and weight loss

7/22/2014
04:15 | Author: Molly Young

Lexapro weight gain
Lexapro and weight loss

I read a couple of posts on this subject from a while back, but I'm still curioushas anyone had experience with weight loss/gain while on.

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