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Phentermine overdose

A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Phentermine overdose: An overdose occurs when an excessive / dangerous dose of a drug / substance is used.O/Dcan be fatal. Possible sx's include: "confusion, hallucinatio ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marc Rendell
48 years experience Diabetology
No official level: The FDA encourages no more than the recommended dosage of 37.5 mg. Phentermine has effects on the nervous system. High doses can cause mental distrub ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Phentermine: Supportive medical tx in er.
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Symptomatic: Management of acute Phentermine intoxication is largely symptomatic and includes lavage and sedation with a barbiturate. Experience with hemodialysis ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeff Blixt
23 years experience Addiction Medicine
Possibly: Phentermine is a stimulant medications to help with appetite, it can alter mood, and for some people that could be addicting. Signs that it is being a ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Woods
29 years experience Psychiatry
911: Although death by Diphenhydramine overdose is uncommon, dangers associated with an overdose include cardiac arrhythmias, delirium, respiratory suppres ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kimberly Erway
19 years experience Psychiatry
No, it's not: In fact, many amphetamine overdoses are not fatal. At the same time, amphetamines are very dangerous to the heart, and the risk from overdose is an a ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Troy Gras
Dr. Troy Gras answered
20 years experience Anesthesiology
No: Naloxone is the antidote to an oxycodone overdose. Naloxone is an opiate-receptor competitive antagonist, which means it blocks the receptors that ox ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Susan Uhrich
35 years experience Psychiatry
Overdose: Can happen with any drug, so yes, you can od on celexa (citalopram).
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
23 years experience Family Medicine
Hyperthroidism: Taking too much levothyroxine causes hyperthyroidism. This can cause your metabolism to be too fast, causing you to lose weight, have a fast heart rat ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Howard Lelvowitz
26 years experience Internal Medicine
See below: Depends how many pills go to emerg room.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
50 years experience Endocrinology
"Meds": Please start on the web and learn everything you can about these products before you decide which one(s) are OK and safe! When you have settled this ... Read More
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. R Sangal
Dr. R Sangal answered
42 years experience Sleep Medicine
Unlikely: Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) (amphetamine) overdose can cause psychotic symptoms, chest pain, palpitations, increase heart rat ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Not really: Even though it is prescribed and taken by some, it is not that effective.It is supposed to suppress appetite and initially it does and one may loose 1 ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marc Zimmermann
21 years experience Psychiatry
Common effects: •drowsiness •vomiting •increased heart rate (tachycardia) or slow heart rate (bradycardia) •nausea •dizziness •agitation •shakiness (tremor). •com ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Zimmerman
32 years experience Pain Management
No longer available: Darvon and darvocet are no longer available in the us.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Glen Elliott
42 years experience Child Psychiatry
Unlikely and brief: Whether 30 mg of Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) is an "overdose" depends on the person's age, size, and tolerance to adderall (d ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Jacobson
39 years experience Psychiatry
Yes: But i won't disclose how much or what with.
A 75-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Wartenberg
48 years experience Addiction Medicine
No studies/ reports: Have been unable to locate any studies on this matter, but it would appear in reviewing what little pharmacological information is around about this h ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Maritza Baez
16 years experience Family Medicine
No: No. It's a sympathomimetic, but the exact mechanism of action is unknown.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Chuck Shaffer
32 years experience Bariatrics
See below: Phentermine, is one of the most prescribed appetite suppressant in the world for years. On the market in 1959. The exact mechanism of action is unknow ... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Jacobson
39 years experience Psychiatry
No: The combination can cause additive central nervous system side effects and toxicity.It is not advisable. You would be better off working with your gp ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Valdez
Specializes in Family Medicine
Yes: It's not common, but it happens, and it's probably not a good medicine for you. Most people have no problems with it, but some are very sensitive, and ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience Psychiatry
Overdose: If considering an overdose of any medication -- not just surmontil (trimipramine) -- please see a psychiatrist or other mental health professional. T ... Read More
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