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Dementia Drugs Can Lead to Significant Weight Loss

Discussion in 'Health and wellbeing' started by Grey Lad, Aug 23, 2015.

  1. Grey Lad

    Grey Lad Registered User

    Sep 12, 2014
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    hariyaksh Registered User

    Aug 26, 2015
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  3. Canadian Joanne

    Canadian Joanne Volunteer Moderator

    Apr 8, 2005
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    Toronto, Canada
    I think that may be one possible effect. My mother has been on dementia drugs since 2001 and hasn't had any weight loss due to the drugs. The only time she really lost weight was when she went through a sleeping phase - she slept 12 - 16 hours a day and didn't eat much.
     

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