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Taking Lamez, Selzic and Serenace for bipolar disorder. Weight gain due to medicines?

i am taking the medicine of Bipolar Disorder having prescribed medicine Lamez 200 in the morning and Selzic OD 900 with serenace 200 mg in the eveneing from 2 years now at that time my weight was 88 KG but now it is 116 kg i am not able to reduce my weight is medicines are the cause of my weight gain . and what are the side effects of these medicines if any
Tue, 1 Oct 2013
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Dear Madam,

Any kind of psychiatric disorder lead to weight gain most of the time and the medications you are taking may lead to slight weight gain.

Dr. Shruti
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Taking Lamez, Selzic and Serenace for bipolar disorder. Weight gain due to medicines?

Dear Madam, Any kind of psychiatric disorder lead to weight gain most of the time and the medications you are taking may lead to slight weight gain. Dr. Shruti