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wlorylee52 posted:
I have just been diagnosed, but i notice that it could cause weight loss. Can it also cause weight gain?
Has anyone noticed weight loss after starting the meds?
z1028 responded:
The meds caused me to gain weight id gain 5 pounds then lose it then gain it but never dropped below the weight i was when i first started methimazole just try and maintain a healthy diet because you can gain it so easily

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