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    I honestly can't remember what I was on, it was a few years ago now. I did put on weight but I had lost quite a bit as I'd stopped eating, so it didn't bother me.

    My Mum was on zoloft and lost quite a lot of weight as she was no longer hungry.

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    I was on lovan (fluoxetine) and I Lost around 5kg I completely lost my appetite

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    OP, I hope you have a GP or such that understands how you're feeling and your ED and will help you accordingly. Best of luck.

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    I was on Fluvoxamine and I lost weight, one of the side effects for me was loss of appetite.

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    I'm on Lexapro (again) and have never put on weight while taking it. I have also taken Fluoextine (sp?) and Zoloft and have never put on weight with any of them.

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    I had no weight gain with Effexor

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    Quote Originally Posted by raracookie View Post
    I had no weight gain with Effexor
    Me either when I was on Effexor

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    I have used:
    Effexor - no weight gain, but made me crazy and awful withdrawals.

    Paroxetine - weight gain (rapid) and massive side effects.

    Zoloft - no wight gain, but did zero for my mental health issues.

    I have heard that Cymbalta doesn't really have issues with weight gain.

    Everyone reacts differently though and it really is a matter of finding out what's best for you.

    I'm on something completely different now and it's working a treat. PM me if you need more info

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    Thanks for the info guys. I'm not sure it's the way I want to go, I dunno. No, I dont have a doctor, we don't even have a family GP.

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    I've had no weight gain on lexapro, pristiq, Prozac or Zoloft.

    I've had massive weight gain on Xyprexa and Seroquel. But these are more used when antidepressants don't work.


 

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