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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?

Weight Loss Medication
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I have a significant amount of weight to lose (300 + lbs) and am wondering if anyone has had success with weight loss medications and if so which ones?

A MyObesityTeam Member

I am on Ozempic. I lost the majority of my weight before I was on it but I hear about how other people have lost a lot. It makes me less hungry. It is worth a shot. Years ago, I tried Contrave but I… read more

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?
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A MyObesityTeam Member

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

Appetite Suppressants
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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
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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.

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

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

Surgery Or No Surgery That Is The Question?
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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.