Medications / Supplements

Medications and supplements can be an important part of your fat disorder treatment. Always check with your physician and care team first to determine which medications and supplements might work well for your condition. Also, don’t ever stop a medication or supplement without consulting with your physician first.


Patient support groups have a lot of first-hand accounts of positive medication and supplement experiences; however, remember that those are individual anecdotes and you may not have the same experience. In addition, Dr. Karen Herbst lists recommendations for her fat disorder patients: