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Phentermine

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Phentermine®

Weight loss - Oral. Tablets and capsules 37.5mg; capsules 30mg

Uses

Oral Phentermine Hydrochloride (HCL) is used for weight loss. It is in the Sympathomimetic family of appetite suppressants (used for the short-term management of exogenous obesity.) When used in conjunction with diet, exercise, and behavior therapy, Phentermine may help you to lose weight while you are learning new ways to eat and to exercise.

How to take this medication

Phentermine should be taken on an empty stomach, once daily, prior to breakfast. If in tablet form, the tablet may be broken or cut in half. Do NOT break, crush, or chew tablets.

As Phentermine may disrupt normal sleep patterns, avoid taking a dose late in the day. If taking more than one dose a day, take the last dose approx. 4-6 hours prior to going to bed.

The following information is specific only to the average doses of Phentermine. The recommended dose of Phentermine may be different for different patients. If your dose is different, do NOT change it unless your doctor tells you to do so.

Adults under age 60

Oral dosage form (Capsules) - 15 to 37.5 mg once/day before breakfast or 1-2 hours after breakfast.

Oral dosage form (Tablets) - 15 to 37.5 mg once/day before breakfast or 1-2 hours after breakfast. Instead of taking it once a day, your doctor may tell you to take 15 to 37.5 mg in divided doses one-half hour before meals.

Oral resin dosage form (Capsules) - 15 to 30 mg once/day before breakfast.

Adults Age 60 and Over

A reduced dosage may be necessary. Consult your physician.

Infants and Children

Phentermine is NOT recommended for children under age 16.

Side effects

Side effects include more common symptoms: depression, drowsiness, increased blood pressure, irritability, nervousness, sense of well-being, tiredness. Consult your doctor before usage of phentermine.

Precautions

It is important that the doctor has your complete medical history. Consult with your doctor if you have a cardiovascular condition, such as high blood pressure, an over-active thyroid, glaucoma, diabetes, pregnant, a history of alcoholism, seizures or depression, pregnant or breast feeding. Also doctor must know about all of your allergic reactions.

Drug interactions

Inform your doctor about all the medicines you use, (prescription and nonprescription) especially if you take high blood pressure medicine or medicines for mental depression (e.g., furazolidone, phenelzine, selegiline) or any other weight loss medicine. Avoid the use of decongestants are commonly found in over-the-counter cough and cold medicine.

Notes

Do not take more frequently than prescribed. Avoid taking late in the day as medication can cause insomnia. The medication may also cause constipation and dry mouth. Notify physician if nervousness, palpitations, or dizziness occurs.

Storage

Keep this and all medications out of children's reach.

Store away from heat and direct light.

Do NOT store in the bathroom, near the kitchen sink, or in other damp places. Heat or moisture may cause the medicine to break down.

Do NOT keep outdated medicine past the expiration date. Discarded medicine should be kept out of children's reach.

 

Note: This information may not be actual at the time of reading. Always look for actual instructions in the package with the medication.
It is forbidden to use these materials without the advice of healthcare professional.

Your comments:

Posted by Denise on
I'm interested in Phentermine. I've taken it before and did not had any serious side effects. How can I get Phentermine or the generic brand Adipex without a prescription?


Where does it come from e.g china/asia, uk, canada...where is it manufactured, and lastly the price?