Can medicines make me fat?

Can medicines make me fat?

There are 7 comments on the The Times of India story from Aug 12, 2011, titled Can medicines make me fat?. In it, The Times of India reports that:

If you want the short answer, then yes - medicines can make you fat. But only a few of them.

Join the discussion below, or Read more at The Times of India.


Santa Clara, CA

#1 Sep 2, 2011
am too slim,i want to b fat

Since: Dec 11

Chennai, India

#2 Dec 23, 2011
Have some supplements like multivitamins supplements and eat healthy foods. But according to me, being slim is god's gift.
Pharma maims kills

Winnipeg, Canada

#3 Dec 23, 2011
Godspower wrote:
am too slim,i want to b fat
Just supersize your McDonald's meals. It will shorten your life too, a free bonus.

Waterloo, Canada

#4 Dec 24, 2011
I can recommend a reputable pharmacy (viagra, cialis) I recieved my pills within one week of ordering them.


Since: Dec 11

Los Angeles

#5 Dec 30, 2011
That's a vague question because it all depends. Some medications react differently with each person. Unfortunately the medicines that may make you fat is due to the emotional or hormonal effect. I'm personally speaking from experience -- I've taken a different brand of contraceptive pills and it did cause weight gain & I was told it was because it somehow affected my appetite?! I eventually opted to lower dosage of meds, and I returned to my normal, average weight.

I guess you have to just test and find out -- be safe though.
#7 Sep 25, 2013
I have ordered 2 times from this website PILLSMEDSHOP. COM . I called yesterday the customer care and asked for a discount as i was about to order twice the regular amount.


#11 Jan 30, 2014
I've been on Effexor from only one week but am cautiously very optimistic. Prior to this I was on citalopram but still feeling very low and sleeping poorly, feeling like I needed to be in bed 12-16 hours a day. Now I am waking naturally after only 8 hours sleep and finding it much easier to concentrate at work. I can hardly believe it is working so quickly but I feel so much better. I've had no side effects.

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