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Old 02-17-2019, 04:52 PM
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Originally Posted by Tucson View Post
Well, I actually gained too much weight. There was a large box of fig cookies. I ate all of them in record time. This can be related to the increase of Olanzapine. I am just going to have to get used to feeling hungry. Getting back to exercise will help. Last time I weighed, I was at 182. Hopefully some of this is part of the normal swings in weight. I will check this out by weighing myself every day, starting today.
Sorry to hear this Tucson!Unfortunately Olanzapine increases appetite,I gained over four stones when I was on it,it also put a strain on my heart and damaged my kidneys.I came off it,but didn't lose the weight.
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