Weight Gain

An increase in body weight is called weight gain. This weight gain can be due to an increase in muscle mass, fat, or fluid retention. Weight gain in adults can be due to bad dietary habits, sedentary lifestyle, or a severe underlying condition.

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Can homeopathic medicine cure thyroid problems?

Query: Hello doctor, I have a thyroid issue, and my weight is increasing day by day. I am feeling tired all time. My thyroid level in my recent report is 6.37 mIU/L. I am taking Thyronorm 100 mg daily. But I miss taking them sometimes. I am worried about my weight as I have gained eight to ten kilograms...  Read Full »


Dr. Kamran Ashraf

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. Thyroid disorder may cause several issues to our metabolism. One of the most common issues associated with thyroid disorder is weight gain. You should maintain a proper diet to overcome the thyroid problem. Do not eat junk food, as they have many chemicals that i...  Read Full »

What should I do to put on weight?

Query: Hi doctor,I am a 20 year old male. My weight is 50 kg my height is 5 feet and 8 inches. I am very slim. What should I do to put on weight?  Read Full »


Dr. Alka

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I just read your query. Your ideal weight should be calculated according to your height. The normal BMI (body mass index) is between 19.5 to 24.9. According, to your height and weight your BMI is 18.58 which is below normal. You can take Nutrigain granules with lukewar...  Read Full »

Can ayurvedic supplements help in gaining weight?

Query: Hello doctor, I want to gain weight. Is there any ayurvedic weight gain supplement? Can I take Nutrigain? Please help me,  Read Full »


Dr. Ishwar Chandra Rai

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. Nutrigain is a herbal product, you can use it to gain weight. Weight gain or loss depends on your appetite. If your appetite is not good, then whatever you eat, it will never increase your weight. Yoga and exercise can regulate your metabolism and it will be able to incre...  Read Full »

What are the ways to gain weight?

Query: Hello doctor, I want to gain weight. Please help.  Read Full »


Dr. Alka

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I just read your query. You did not mention your height and weight and any previous history, if any. The weight of a person should be proportional to its height.You can calculate it by BMI (body mass index). If your BMI is below 18.5 then you are underweight and you ...  Read Full »

Please give some health tips to gain weight.

Query: Hello doctor, I want to increase my weight. Advise me for proper diet planning. Give healthy tips for a diet to increase my weight.  Read Full »


Dr. Sruthi. B. Ramesh

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. Healthy diet to gain weight includes, 1. Whole fat milk. 2. Fruits like papaya, apple etc,. 3. Whole wheat products. 4. Dry fruits and nuts. Include the above regularly in your diet. Additionally, ayurvedic medicine called Kushmanda rasayana which is a pumpkin prepara...  Read Full »

Is Nutrigain safe to use?

Query: Hi doctor, I am having thyroid problem. I would like to use nutrigain powder. Are there any side effects in using it?  Read Full »


Dr. Kahlil Subramanian. K

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. There are many ayurveda products available in the market to gain weight. All products contain the same ingredients as the nutrigain has. I do not know whether these products are expected to clear quality assurance or not and the reason is to consider the steroid mixture...  Read Full »

What causes constant weight gain?

Query: Hi doctor, I am 53 years old and have been gaining weight steadily even though I eat fairly small portions and very healthy. I run 2 to 3 times a week and drink plenty of water. I do not have any health problems, however, I do not sleep very well. According to my doctor, my thyroid function is norm...  Read Full »


Dr. Sheetal R Bhanushali

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I have gone through your reports (attachment removed to protect patient identity), they are completely perfect, no need to worry. Change your exercise at some days interval, as the body is habitat to the same exercise so you have to challenge your body strength by ch...  Read Full »

What ayurvedic medicine can be taken for PCOD and weight gain due to thyroid?

Query: Hello doctor, I am suffering from thyroid and PCOD for the past four years. Currently using Thyronorm 37.5 mcg. I gained weight after getting a thyroid disorder. Please suggest any ayurvedic medicine.  Read Full »


Dr. Alka

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I just read your query. Ayurvedic treatment is very helpful in these problems. There is a procedure named virechana in ayurveda which is medicated purgation therapy. It can be very useful for you. So, I advise you to visit a nearby ayurveda physician or a panchakarma...  Read Full »

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