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Can anti depressiva be used along with slimming pills. Any side effect?

i have an question about my anti depressiva , i have anorexia nervosa and today i m starting with anti depressiva , my problem is i started 2 days ago with using slimming pills these are based on herbs but its not really a laxitive more really a slimming pill now my question is i m affraid if i keep using these pills and the anti depressiva that the anti depressiva is not gonna work ?! greetz Anna
Asked On : Mon, 16 Jul 2012
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Hi Anna,
Thanks for posting your query. I am happy to address your questions, even though you can combine the use of antidepressants and slimming pills in most cases, you should speak with your doctor before adding weight loss pills to your treatment plan. It should not be an additive effect, as some antidepressants, can cause weight loss and further decrease appetite as side effects. Hope I have answered your query. If you have any further questions, I will be happy to help. Thanks
Answered: Tue, 4 Sep 2012
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