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Top 10 Search Results for "Contrave"

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Contrave
A MyObesityTeam Member asked a question 💭

Can anyone tell me if they have had true success with this drug? From a food addict stand point? Does it truly take away the pleasure you get from eating?

A MyObesityTeam Member

I just started taking the two drugs. It's been about 4 days. The naltrexone starts working almost immediately. I find myself not thinking about food nearly as much as I used to. I also no longer seem… read more

Contrave
A MyObesityTeam Member asked a question 💭

Can you be prescribed contrave by a mental health Dr ?

A MyObesityTeam Member

Hello Tgail, how are you today?

Is Contrave Addictive.Contrave
A MyObesityTeam Member asked a question 💭

Can I get addicted

A MyObesityTeam Member

No.

What Happens If You Take Contrave While You Also Take Opioids?
A MyObesityTeam Member asked a question 💭
A MyObesityTeam Member

I recommend you have a discussion with your treating professional or your general practitioner.

Appetite Suppressants
A MyObesityTeam Member asked a question 💭

So wondering if anyone has a suggestion for a appetite suppressant that works, is realitively safe and doesn't cost an arm and leg. Dr prescribed contrave but it is ridiculously expensive.

A MyObesityTeam Member

Which two meds? May I ask?

I Have Lost 70 Lbs And When I Look In The Mirror I Still Think I'm Fat But How Do I Loose The Extra Skin Without Surgery
A MyObesityTeam Member asked a question 💭
A MyObesityTeam Member

I have no idea about anything in Canada, however, a burn center is a burn center. The problem, and solutions are universal. So I would think so. Call them and ask, and let us know.

Letters Of Medical Necessity
A MyObesityTeam Member asked a question 💭

Hello All!

I am brand new to the site here. I'm 32, and I've been heavy all my life. I have arthritis in my knees and have PCOS too. I'm going to my dr on Friday for my annual exam and I'm afraid of the news I'll hear. I have swelling in my legs and some signs of diabetes so I'm afraid that may be an outcome. I'm also planning to talk to her about Contrave. I've taken Contrave before and lost about 20lbs, but it was expensive and I couldn't afford it anymore. I'm in a better position career… read more

A MyObesityTeam Member

Well, welcome.
We are glad you are here.

Surgery Or No Surgery That Is The Question?
A MyObesityTeam Member asked a question 💭

I've been on a diet all my life since 9 years old. I'm 42 now.. I have done , Xenidrine ...weight watchers ... Richard Simmons sweatin to the oldiesDEAL A MEAL. The cambridge diet, Atkins ...Doctor Phil's How's that working for you?HCG( 5 rounds from 2 different drs). At different times ,CONTRAVE.. phentermine... Intermittent fasting (phenphen in the 90s). I'm tired of taking pills and shots they are very expensive. Just wondering if and when it's time to do gastric sleeve?.. DO I GO STRAIT TO A… read more

A MyObesityTeam Member

First find a doctor who deals with weight loss issues talk to him/her about option for surgery I'm having the same problems.

I Cannot Have Caffeine Or Stimulants Of Any Kind. Does Anyone Have A Suggestion For Weight Loss Supplement That Is Stimulant Free And Works?
A MyObesityTeam Member asked a question 💭
A MyObesityTeam Member

I don't take it
My doc would never prescribe me that I was just wondering what it was

Does Anyone Know Why A Person Would Feel Hungry All The Time.
A MyObesityTeam Member asked a question 💭

I eat a meal and like an hour later I feel like I have not eaten in hours. I have also woken up in the middle of the night feeling like I am starving and of course all of this is making me gain a lot of weight. I have just moved and I am in the process of getting a new doctor. Any ideas why I would suddenly feel like this, what I can do, what kind of doctor I should see, tests that should be done. Any help would be so appreciated.

A MyObesityTeam Member

Sorry I didn't realize I had already posted earlier.