I would not recommend this drug to anyone even though it does help with sleep greatly. Therefore, no one is capable or permitted to provide any type of medical advice.
And why do I get an email in December for a post in May? I was just wondering how much weight people have gained or how severe the gaining and if it can be controlled through diet.
On an intention-to-treat basis, median reduction in frequency was Everything is a trade-off so says my therapist. I see in my initial response I said hydrate "and don't change our eating habits.
My weight was lbs before I started this drug, now I am at lbs and gaining each week. Results 1 to 10 of Sorry to hear all that you have it worse than I do for sure.
Fifty-two patients had the dosage of at least 1 concomitant anticonvulsant medication reduced, 31 had at least 1 concomitant anticonvulsant medication removed from the regimen, and 9 required a dosage increase of at least 1 anticonvulsant medication.
I get jealous but am on too many opiates and benzos to risk something else to lower my BP. I have gained weight from antidepressants before this… still fighting that. Where does one turn to for help? Weight gain can be a problem for many people taking this medication Now after all the damage was done, I found out that fluid weight is a rare side effect of the medication.
No need for pain meds!! Well depends on how much breaded chicken and bow cooked, baked or fried.
I have been taking mg of Gabapentin for almost a year. I am 7 weeks today out of that injury. It may also be a good choice if the patient is also experiencing pain, as studies have also shown a link between pain and depression. I have been on high doses of Gabapentin for nine months for nerve damage and extreme pain.
I was prescribed Gabapentin for my Trigeminal Neuralgia a year ago. Still looking for answers? I have never weighed more than lbs.
Yesterday at lunch I grabbed a hamburger and a chili dog while everyone else was doing a salad or wrap. I feel bloated, my face is very puffy and there has been no other change in medications. I was actually continuing to gain at the rate of about 2 lbs a week. In mice, body weights and food consumption were recorded on GD 0, 6, 12, 15, and 18 while in rats and rabbits these parameters were evaluated daily.
Patients did report weight gain, but the average weight gain was approximately 1.