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Wednesday, May 4, 2016
Weight Loss After Using Valporic Acid?
Is it possible to have a sudden weight loss while decreasing valporic acid dose (after using 12-14 years continuosly) and then stopped and switched to gradually increased dose of lamictal
Valproic acid is known to cause weight gain. An individual can lose the weight they gain when valproic acid is stopped.
David M Ficker, MD
College of Medicine
University of Cincinnati