Oral Appetite Suppressant Brand Name: Adipex®, Ionamin® & Fastin® Uses
Phentermine is used as an appetite suppressant. It is as part of an
overall weight reduction program that also includes dieting, exercise,
How to take this medication
This medication is best taken on an empty stomach one half-hour before
breakfast. Because this medication may cause sleeplessness, avoid taking
a dose late in the day. Take this medication as prescribed. Do not take
it more often or longer than directed.
Side effects cannot be anticipated. If any develop or change in
intensity, inform your doctor as soon as possible. Only your doctor can
determine if it is safe for you to continue taking this medication.
Side effects may include:
Changes in sex drive, constipation, diarrhea, dizziness, dry mouth,
exaggerated feelings of depression or elation, headache, high blood
pressure, hives, impotence, inability to fall or stay asleep, increased
heart rate, overstimulation, restlessness, stomach or intestinal
problems, throbbing heartbeat, tremors, unpleasant taste.
Tell your doctor your complete medical history especially if you have
high blood pressure, an over-active thyroid, glaucoma, diabetes or
emotional problems. Consult with your doctor if you think you are
pregnant or before breast-feeding. Alcohol can increase unwanted side
effects of dizziness. Limit alcohol use. Phentermine is not recommended
for use in children. Consult your doctor or pharmacist for further
buy phentermine 37.5 adipex
doctor about all the medicines you use, (prescription and
nonprescription) especially if you take high blood pressure medicine or
MAO inhibitors (e.g., furazolidone, phenelzine, selegiline,
tranylcypromine) or any other weight loss medicine. Avoid
\\\"stimulant\\\" drugs that may increase your heart rate such as
decongestants or caffeine. Decongestants are commonly found in
over-the-counter cough and cold medicine.
Phentermine is not a substitute for proper diet. For maximum effects,
this must be used in conjunction with a diet and exercise program. Do
not share this medication with others.
If you miss a dose, do not double the next dose. Instead, skip the missed dose and resume your usual dosing schedule.
Store at room temperature away from sunlight and moisture. Keep this and all medications out of the reach of children.