Usually, patients taking thyroid replacement therapy are cautioned on weight loss and
palpitations if the dosage is too high. In addition to thyroid hormone replacement therapy, birth control pills <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>and</span>
bupropion may also effect patient's weight.
Please consult your provider and
pharmacist regarding your recent significant weight gain, review medication regimen, and
assess any underlying medical and
/or psychological issues that may cause the weight gain.