Now I'm trapped on both Wellbutrin, Deplin, and Klonopin. Anyone. to lose the 85 pounds I've gained while I'm still taking weight gain drugs.
I appreciate your reply. It helps to get a second perspective because what that guy was saying sounded really reasonable to me. It is always good to bounce ideas off of people who have been there, done that. I shouldn’t have reposted his propaganda without knowing the facts…I could have discouraged someone in their own journey to become drug free. In any case, even after hearing his argument, and even after reposting the material in this thread, I still had serious doubts over whether these “illnesses” are biologically based.
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Yes: I would agree with dr dutka that other antidepressants may have less weight gain than paroxetine. It would be a great question for you doctor.
Benzo Belly (Weight Gain). These are descriptions of how individuals experienced various symptoms during withdrawal. While everyone's withdrawal is unique.
At the end of my taper I started to gain weight especially around that middle abdomen area - Anthea ______________________________________________________________________ My Coping Strategies ____________________________________________________________________. In the initial stages of my getting off benzo I lost quite a lot of weight.
Sometimes I'd stand in the shower and wonder what happened to my toes. I don't weigh myself, so I'm not sure if I'd gained weight or not, but my pants rode lower in front as my waistline pressed farther out.
I have read that Stevie Nicks had a really bad time with Klonopin and she said it caused her major weight gain. This CANNOT happen to me.
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