Weight gain and changes to one’s appetite can be a Bipolar Symptom. It can also be a side effect from antidepressants.
Medication can affect weight gain and varies from person to person. One can either gain weight or loss it. Weight gain can cause further problems for a person who already has little or no self esteem. Weight gain can be instrumental in people dropping their medication.
Ways to eating healthier and exercising can be the answer. Having Bipolar you can binge eat or not be able to eat. Balance is the answer and keeping ones weight constant is very important.