" ...doctor switched me to Lyrica. Although my pain improved, I gained 20 lbs in one year. I am a slight paraplegic and cannot afford to add 15% to my overall weight which is still climbing. I am... "
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Paraplegic & Weight Gain
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" Gabapentin options? I am a L1 paraplegic with a lot of nerve pain in my legs, ...me on 600 mg of gabapentin at bedtime. He is worried about weight gain and so am I, but the amount is not... "
" ...& Zoloft I have been on Zoloft & have GAINED weight, like 35 lbs. ...won't give you weight gain. Well, it has ...my appetite has decreased, I eat less and still gained weight. I am a parapleg... "
" Weight Control For Paraplegics Hi. I'm a professional caregiver for a paraplegic woman. When she was immobilized 5 years ago she was slender, but she's gained so much weight now that her waist is... "
" ...guess I have learned to adapt though since I am a paraplegic, but I gained over 40 pounds after I was hurt... "
" ...Dee. My husband has been a T6 paraplegic since 1994. He has ...Like me, he has easily gained 80 lbs since being married. Also...his ...that...yet. he does have high blood pressure and sle... "
" ...Rebuilds his body with Knowledge Gained from Weight training.... Hello Fellow ...join this site.....I was paralyzed from the ...call on my gained knowledge of weight training and rebuild... "
" ...an average child needs. She is paraplegic (can't use her legs) and is catheterised twice a day, has problems gaining weight, won't eat etc etc amongst other things. Sometimes, it... "
" ...day diet for getting off the extra pounds. It states that you ...wondering, if being a paraplegic will alter t... "
" I feel horrible. All week I ate ...like it does when I am gaining weight. I don't know if I lost any weight over the week but I know ...what I can exercise. I am a paraplegic with a budha belly.... "
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