Clinoril and Weight Gain
If you are noticing gradual weight gain while taking Clinoril, there are some things that you can do. Some suggestions include the following:
- Eat a heart-healthy diet. This diet should include:
o Lots of fruits, vegetables, grains, and fat-free or low-fat milk and milk productso Lean meats, poultry, fish, beans, eggs, and nutso Few foods with saturated fats, trans fats, cholesterol, sodium (salt), and added sugars.
- Get regular physical activity for at least 30 minutes a day on most days of the week.
- Limit your intake of alcohol.
Talk to your healthcare provider if the weight gain continues. He or she may recommend other lifestyle modifications or possibly switch you to another pain-relief medication.
(Click BMI Calculator to see if your weight is within a healthy range.)