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Guanfacine (brand name Tenex, and the extended release Intuniv) is a sympatholytic. It is an agonist of the Alpha-2A adren...
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Does Intuniv cause Weight Gain ?

Weight Gain is a known side effect of Intuniv
#4 in Intuniv discussions - 224 posts discuss Weight Gain with Intuniv. Weight Gain is #4 concern in Intuniv discussions.
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has gained more weight since starting the Intuniv than he...
" ...you saying your son has had weight gain since starting the Intuniv? Is ...son has gained more weight since starting the Intuni... "

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son also gained weight while on Intuniv. I think this is...
" Quote: \ My son also gained weight while on Intuniv. I think this is a fairly common side effect, which means that you... "

for a couple months and has gained a large amount of weight...
" ...on Intuniv for a couple months and has gained a large amount of weight very... "

a large amount of weight gain while on Intuniv 2mg...
" ...experienced a large amount of weight gain while on Intuniv 2mg for 8 mos combined with Prozac 10 mg. She has gained 14lbs in 8 mos & now her ...the weight gain. I am almost positive... "

weight on Intuniv. Seth gained about 8lbs in 6 months...
" Kids gained weight on Intuniv. Seth gained about 8lbs in... "

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daughter started Intuniv six months ago and she has gained...
" ...daughter started Intuniv six months ago and she has gained a tremendous amount ...style has been Intuniv and Lexapro. ...my surprise, kids gaining a lot of weight while taking Intuniv. With ... "

Main side effect seems to be sleepiness and weight gain...
" ...pages and pages long about intuniv. Main side effect seems to be sleepiness and weight gain, which would be a plus... "

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excessive weight gain when their child is on Intuniv? I was...
" ...of Rispedol and on to Intuniv. He's currently taking both, but ...happy with the amount of weight he's gained. Has anyone seen excessive weight gain when their child is on Intuniv? I was t... "

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my blood pressure to under 100/50 and I have gained 10 lbs...
" ...ADHD. Ritalin made me more hyper than ever. Intuniv at 3mg once day seems to work with focus and staying calm. BUT is lowered my blood pressure to under 100/50 and I have gained 10 lbs in less... "

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Intuniv for 1 yr & 2 months and has gained 30 lbs. She is...
" ...weight gain continued? My daughter has been on Intuniv for 1 yr & 2 months and has gained 30 lbs. She is 7 ...when she started Intuniv now she ...However, the Intuniv was amazing!!! She is... "

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