There is medication that is good for people who are suffering from depression. You may be prescribed for this medication through your Psychiatrist or your Doctor. Medication can have an effect on your metabolism and you may experience some weight gain.
Many people go through a little bit or a lot of weight gain while taking medication but there is another medication that your Psychiatrist or Doctor may prescribe. It is a medication also used for people who have diabetes called Metformin.
Metformin helps to clear the system and the food basically just goes right through you as soon as you eat it. A negative side effect for Metformin is diarrhea which is probably why it helps to prevent weight gain.
If you are experiencing weight gain because of the medication you are taking, it is best to sit down and look over your diet and exercise routine. It is better to eat well and exercise regularly rather than having to go on more medication and possibly experience diarrhea all the time.
After going through psychosis whether it be your first time or not the first time. Once you have mastered taking your medication properly, it is important to get out and be active. Keep yourself moving and try to exercise in the morning and the evening.