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... Has anyone else who has had anorexia been put on birth control? ... (6 replies)
... (8 replies)
... t I gather it IS something that can affect your weight. Different meds give people varying side effects. It might be as simple as returning to the prescribing dr and mentioning the wt gain. You may be able to try an alternative drug. ... (8 replies)

... So I have had an eating disorder since I was 17 years old. I am now 21 years old. I started everything out as 5'6 133 pounds. I felt fat, and bad about myself so I basically started to restrict. It got easier, and as time progressed it was out of my control completely. ... (8 replies)
... Topamax should only be used as a last resort...there are several problems with it. Like it interfers with the effectiveness of birth control. And if you work or go to school...it's makes it impossible to concentrate! I have tried taking it twice in the past...it did reduce my appetite at first... ... (5 replies)
... If it is from your ED, it shouldn't affect your future fertility depending upon how long you've lost your period and if any damage is done. ... (10 replies)
... I thought that for my hieght I was in my right range. But some sits say i'm "slightly" on the dangerous side. I'm also on Birth Control, SO! ... (10 replies)
... d many. I am very concerned abnout my sister There is a thread very close to what I will write about, but there is a difference too. My sister has been very thin and below her normal weight for the past couple of years, and I have mentioned it to her. I have heard the Denial excuses too. ... (0 replies)
... I started recovering from anorexia last year. I dropped weight significantly and very quickly, rejected to eat anything I would consider "unhealthy", I even lost my period and had to go on birth control to bring it back. ... (0 replies)
... exercising and anorexia and it got to the point where I couldn't use the exercise machines because I started having problems with chest pains and I just lost all of my energy. ... (5 replies)
... I have a friend who has had anorexia induced amenorrhea throughout her marriage and has had 4 successful pgs. So it is possible but I don't think it's very common. ... (8 replies)
... I dealt with anorexia in college, and it got pretty severe, beyond the point where I should have been hospitalized even but I wasn't due to lack of health insurance. ... (1 replies)
... estrogen, progesterone, prolactin, FSH, and LH as well as your thyroid levels to see if there's any problems. Hormonal imbalances can cause your periods to be MIA as well. ... (7 replies)
... When my anorexia was bad, I lost my periods completely for over a year, but I wasn't on birth control pills either. ... (2 replies)
... I think she has an ED, but it's hard to know for sure. When I had an ED, I constantly told everyone else I was just skinny and wanted to gain weight, but I was lying through my teeth. ... (3 replies)
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Jan 26, 2007
... french fries, things like that. But since I only do it rarely, I don't worry about it and I don't stuff myself. ... (2 replies)
... I just knocked off some weight I gained from my birth control pill. I think that's what pushed my ED over the edge. I wasn't expecting it because I was on this same bc pill before and never gained any weight on it. ... (7 replies)
... i started trying to recover from anorexia about a... month and a half ago. i'm 5'5 and weigh 115. well, 114.5 but anyway. i want to weigh 105 and never have to worry about being fat again. i haven't had my period since august. i've missed 2 now. it's scaring me. ... (6 replies)
... Please keep me updated on how things are going for you. Right now I'm going to wait for the Accutane to get out of my system. Maybe in a month or two I'll try birth control again and see if I clear up. That should indicate for me if it's hormonal. At any rate I am all the time trying to improve my diet and eat normally. ... (20 replies)
... I had bad acne. Then I became anorexic and my skin slowly cleared up. After a year of anorexia I slipped into bulimia. I've been bulimic since I was 17 and I am now 22. About a year and a half ago I started breaking out. I don't think I've had a day of clear skin since. ... (20 replies)


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