It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....

Vitamins & Supplements Message Board
Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 07-24-2008, 01:46 PM   #1
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: North Little Rock, AR
Posts: 1
lisaue HB User
does b-12 make you gain weight

does b-12 make you gain weight

Sponsors Lightbulb
Old 07-25-2008, 11:19 AM   #2
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: AL
Posts: 372
tlhalabama HB User
Re: does b-12 make you gain weight

Yeah, I'd like to know the answer to that myself.

I have always been a small person. I have now received by 2nd B12 injection and feel that I am gaining weight (in the way my clothes feel but not the scale). My hands and face are puffy.

Last edited by tlhalabama; 07-25-2008 at 11:19 AM.

Old 07-25-2008, 01:00 PM   #3
Senior Member
Join Date: May 2007
Location: springfield, va
Posts: 144
katolb90 HB User
Re: does b-12 make you gain weight

If your hands and face are puffy, then you should probably stop taking it. As far as gaining weight, I think b12 increases appetite. That's what I noticed. I was HUNGRY. So maybe you are eating more cause you are hungrier. I was getting larger doses of b-12 through a b-complex not b12 alone. When I took b12 alone for one day, it was way too strong for me and I was so anxious, but when I took it as part of a b-complex the anxiety wasn't as bad, but I still got hungry. I didn't gain weight though. If anything, I lost weight. Maybe you should try a b-complex with a lot of b-12 in it.

Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
why does my voice box move around in my throat nstark Ear, Nose & Throat 1 12-09-2010 10:04 AM
Does this sound like autism? Evelyn Valentin Autism Spectrum 0 10-17-2009 10:33 AM
Is our little girl autistic or does she just have a sensory issue? 7474bobby Autism Spectrum 8 07-30-2009 02:16 AM
does 2 yr. old grandson have autism? crocheting Autism Spectrum 10 03-12-2009 08:03 PM
What does this sound like? Help? mom1000 Parenting Issues 4 11-30-2008 12:15 AM
How Does It All End? fish57 Acid Reflux / GERD 9 11-13-2006 08:45 PM
My ASD daughter does not qualify for an IEP? sross24 Autism Spectrum 5 06-12-2006 05:35 AM
Does my girlfriend have an illness? Willapp Open to All Other Health Topics 14 04-20-2006 08:58 AM
Does ANA-negative lupus exist? Blessed4Life Lupus 4 08-21-2005 07:42 AM
How does a person know when it's over and just not bother trying? Bambi27 Relationship Health 54 04-06-2004 10:19 AM

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Sign Up Today!

Ask our community of thousands of members your health questions, and learn from others experiences. Join the conversation!

I want my free account

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 07:18 AM.

Site owned and operated by™
Terms of Use © 1998-2015™ All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!