Psychiatric drugs causing weight gain — (

SSRI Ed note: Dr Paula Caplan, one of the few authorities alarmed that antidepressants are ineffective, have serious side effects, including significant weight gain.

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By CanWest News Service

March 31, 2008

The very drugs millions of Canadians are taking to get through their day can cause dramatic weight gain, doctors are warning.
Psychiatric drug-related weight gain “is a huge problem,” says Dr. David Lau, chair of the diabetes and endocrine research group at the University of Calgary and president of Obesity Canada.