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Iam taking olanzapine, 5 mg, Do I will gain weight If I will

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Hi Iam taking olanzapine
JA: Where are you? It matters because laws vary by location.
Customer: 5 mg
JA: What steps have you taken so far?
Customer: Do I will gain weight If I will take it for ever And how many kilos I will gain lam 37 years
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Customer: No just this
Submitted: 17 days ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  ravikumarr replied 17 days ago.

Welcome to Just Answer,  will be happy to help.I am sorry to hear about your concern. I will try my best to give you suggestions that help your concern. The answer does not substitute a Doctor - Patient Consultation in Clinic. Kindly be  informed that we are not allowed to prescribe any medications on the site ,NOTE - All phone call requests are auto-generated and you may ignore these requests. Communicating through text chat is just fine with me. I can surely give you my recommendations about your concern.NOTE - phone call requests are auto-generated. Please ignore these requests if you have not requested.

Expert:  ravikumarr replied 17 days ago.

Olanzapine can cause some very minimal weight gain,  but this can be offset as long as one eats healthily and lead a healthy life style along with regular 30-45 mins exercise per week