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I am a 24 year old female who has gained about 130 pounds in

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I am a 24 year old female who has gained about 130 pounds in the last year. I am healthy, but have an extremely underactive thyroid, which is not responding to Synthroid. Besides being uncomfortable with my appearance now, I need to lose this weight so that I don't face other health issues in the future, due to being 257 pounds now. I have tried exercise and drinking a lot of water, as well as maintaining a healthy diet. I am looking to be put on a prescription weight lose medication, realizing that it is a short term option. I feel that it would be the kick-start that I need, as well as my body, to get on track for a healthier life. Is there any prescription weight loss medication that you would be willing to prescribe me? -Christina Coker
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Pharmacy
Expert:  Dr. Cooper replied 8 months ago.
Hi Christina!
I understand your concern and will help explore your options including a prescription for weight loss.
Expert:  Dr. Cooper replied 8 months ago.
On JustAnswer.com, we are unable to prescribe medications. However, I can definitely refer you to some reputable websites that might be able to help with prescriptions as they do offer MD online service. They can also call it in to your local pharmacy.
Expert:  Dr. Cooper replied 8 months ago.
Please let me know if you are interested in that website link? :)
Expert:  Dr. Cooper replied 8 months ago.
Have you taken thyroid on an empty stomach? First thing on the morning?

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