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Experience:  MD, BA psychology, Emphasis on addictions, depression, anxiety, ADHD, etc.
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I've been in Celexa wks as a Type I diabetic and have

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I've been in Celexa for 8 wks as a Type I diabetic and have experienced 10 lbs of weight gain.
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: I take Novolog insulin. Synthroid, Captopril. He said I would probably gain GP. My endocrinologist would not even address that I had been started on an anti-depressant
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the psychologist should know?
Customer: No
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Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Mental Health
Expert:  DrThomasMD replied 4 months ago.


There are many other anti depressants.

Your doctor can change you.

Zoloft, wellbutrin [less weight gain], and others

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