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Gaining weight on copaxone

I have MS and have been taking copaxone since Oct. 2009 and I'am a small person I have gained weight on this med. and feel bloated and my clothes do not fit everything is to tight. I would like to know if anybody has experience this side effect.                         Thank You
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Have you talked to Shared Solutions?  I have been on Copaxone for 3 months now an I have not noticed any weight gain.  

Bob
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I would LOVE to blame weight gain on Copaxone but I know my fluctuation comes from bad eating habits and lack of exercise. It appears that about 3% of people using it did have that possible side effect.  This disease works on us in so many ways, it is possible you are one of those 3%.

But also take a look at your lifestyle habits and see if perhaps something there might contribute to the problem.

I've been on copaxone since Oct. 2008.

Welcome to our corner of the web - I hope to see you around.

be well, Lulu
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