Medication interference

previous topic · next topic
ckettenhofen

Joined: May 07
Posts: 5

      quote  
Posted: 13 May 2007, 16:38
I was doing really well when I started the program and then I was put on a mood stabilizer, - wich carries at least a 5% chance of weight gain, - again. I'm off the mood stabilizer and am starting to lose weight again. But seeing the 20 pounds creep up was enough to make me want to quit the program and do this on my own. There are just as many nuitritional bars and everything else out there so I don't need the program, and they basically already "give" you the tools to make informed food decisions.But the most valuable thing about LA Weight Loss are some of their "counselors." Perhaps, their saving grace.
doctorpatg

Joined: May 07
Posts: 8

      quote  
Posted: 23 Jun 2007, 08:13
I just checked out this section of the site and boy can I sympathize. I take prednisone for rheumatoid arthritis and it makes you hungry and makes it hard to lose. I think your medication is even worse, depending on what it is. I have seen people on Risperdal gain lots of weight in a very short time. Same with Zyprexa and Abilify. Talk to your doctor and, in the mean time, hang in there.
"Mountain lions always will behave as lions, and developers as
developers.
And there seems to be no chance of outrunning either species. "
Richard Louv



Forum Search
Advanced forum search



Latest Posts

PCOS
I definitely know the feeling. I was diagnosed with PCOS at the age of 15 and had excessive pain since the beginning. So much so, that I would be using the maximum amount of pain meds just to get through ...
by Michelle Moncur on 03 Dec 16 08:33 AM
nothing works...
And if you have trouble getting the water down I find adding a little lemon juice magically makes it so much easier.
by Topher2112 on 29 Nov 16 10:12 AM
Men Living with Gout?
My husband is a gout sufferer and after a lot of trial & error we finally realized his trigger is shellfish. He is not a big seafood fan anyway so that was no problem BUT - he kept having gout attacks ...
by maryknacke on 27 Nov 16 01:52 PM
Birds Eye Southwest Style Protein Blends - with the sauce rinsed out?
I get "Birds Eye Southwest Style Protein Blends", but I rinse the sauce out. Salt, milk, nasty seasoning and add more protein like chicken or fish. Low sodium diet and all. Does anyone have ...
by samplrl on 01 Nov 16 09:28 AM
New weight loss device approved by the FDA
Not for me. I also passed on gastric bypass (though I know people who have had success with it).
by HealthyMeGoal on 27 Oct 16 05:08 AM

Member Tip

average member ranking
by member jojo36
Don't spend the money - do it youself if you can get ahold of the diet plan.
31 May 10 for diet LA Weight Loss