Posted by papillon2 on August 4, 2012, at 1:15:03
In reply to Re: nardil to parnate and general rant: follow-up, posted by quasimotor on August 3, 2012, at 18:52:58
I think Metformin is sometimes used off label for appetite/weight issues in people taking psych meds. A potential problem, however, is that an appetite suppressant might play into your eating disorder/make it really hard to manage your appetite is suppressed too much. I can see Ed having a field day -- and this is assuming you could find someone willing to prescribe it to someone with an ED history!
You might be interested in reading the following blog post on seretonin, anti-depressants and eating disorders:
It contains links to the studies being discussed.
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