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Weight and fats in body increasing day by day, taking orofer xt. Is that medicine useful?

I m 28 yrs height is 4 9.My weight and fats in body increasing day by day.i have done TSH test,it is suggested that u hav blood pblm and by taking orofer xt ,u can decrease ur weight as well increase the periods are not at exact date also.plz suggest me whether that medicine is useful for me or not?how fast it improves my problem?i hav also gastric problem.plz suggest me
Asked On : Sat, 30 Mar 2013
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Aug 2012
hi there.
For weight gain, you can have a nutritional reason where your food intake calories must be much more than the calories you spend on daily physical activity. Your TSH is normal so the other hormonal reason for increasing weight can be that of High cortisol level in the body. But this is a very rare cause compared to Nutritional obesity. You can get your AM Cortisol tested and get back to me. Orofer is Iron supplement and does not help in weight reduction. Your gastric problem might in fact increase with the intake of orofer if you do not take it appropriately. So please check with a good physician about it by getting yourself checked clinically. Take care.
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