Jun 19, 2013
Mr Vergel,I am a 53 year old male i am taking atripla have been for some years.I have been gaining weight in my arms,stomach and thighs. what exercise and healthy foods are their for people in my group.I started gaining weight about two years ago any advise would be helpful
Response from Mr. Vergel
If you are gaining too much weight while eating the same amount of food or keeping the same level of activity, talk to your doctor about running a metabolic and hormone panel. Also, other medications we may be taking for other conditions can influence weight gain. Your doctor can hopefully help balance any hormone issues you may have.
I hope this helps you. Please let us know if you have a more detailed picture of your metabolic test results.
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