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Dr. Stuart Wasser
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Appetite Suppressant (Definition)

Appetite suppressants are a kind ...Read more


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What's the best over-the-counter appetite suppressant or diet pill?

What's the best  over-the-counter appetite suppressant or diet pill?

Marketing; NoneExist: Humans=Hi-Tech; medicine=Low-Tech (http://goo.gl/Blh6rW). Thus no effective/safe treatments exist (either prescription, much less OTC) for many common human behavioral problems, despite marketing to the contrary. If they did, obesity might not be such a huge problem & huge marketing demand for such agents would not exist. Only agents I have found effective: pramlintide+pramlintide titrated by user ...Read more

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Is there a safe appetite suppressant / diet pill I can take while on medication for a slow thyroid?

Is there a safe appetite suppressant / diet pill I can take while on medication for a slow thyroid?

No: No medication is 100%safe - unfortunately there is no magic bullet for weight loss. You should discuss this with your doctor. ...Read more

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Can sibutramine (appetite suppressant) and xenical (weight loss pill) safely be taken at the same time?

Can sibutramine (appetite suppressant) and xenical (weight loss pill) safely be taken at the same time?

No interactions: There are no significant interactions reported when combining Meridia and xenical. However each medication brings its own side effect profile along for the ride and there is not much evidence that the combining the two adds much in the way of efficacy. ...Read more

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I've had total thyredoctomy. The benefit of the metabolism booster provided by exercise in the hours following the workout would still apply to me?

I've had total thyredoctomy. The benefit of the metabolism booster provided by exercise in the hours following the workout would still apply to me?

First take: Replacement thyroid hormone as rx by your doctor , make sure to go for follow up to adjust ; fine tune your exact required dose , that is the one that control your metabolism , then you take what ever metabolism boosters you want to take , most of them lacks scientific validity and may even harm you due some of toxic substances they have in it ...Read more

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Appetite suppressant or is exercise a better solution?

Appetite suppressant or is exercise a better solution?

Neither.: Appetite suppressants are a temporary and dangerous weight loss cop-out. Exercise is part of a good plan for weight loss, but it won't work by itself. You need a good, healthy low-carb diet, plus a good, sensible exercise program. Less calories in...More calories out...It's really not rocket science! ...Read more

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Please tell me what appetite suppressant drops are best?

Please tell me what appetite suppressant drops are best?

Appetite drops: Most are worthless. So work on better ways to lose weight. Like eat less, exercise more. Simple in concept, difficult in execution. Would get myfitnesspal app and track calories to see where they are coming from and how much you burn with exercise. ...Read more

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Is saffron a safe and effective appetite suppressant?

Ha ha, no.: white sauce with saffron with scallops sauted sugar snap peas over a good fluffy jasmine rice. no. http://www.amazon.com/dp/0692496157/ details recipes that are NOT over 600 calories, and how to transcend appetite. ...Read more

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What is a healthy and natural appetite suppressant supplement?

Natural appetite: There are so many healthy foods that you should not be too concerned about what you eat. On the other hand, if you are not enjoying your food, try some others - ultimately you will decide which are your best foods! ...Read more

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Does ritalin (methylphenidate) take a while to have an appetite suppressant effect?

Does ritalin (methylphenidate) take a while to have an appetite suppressant effect?

No: This is generally an immediate side-effect than can be minimized by taking it after a good breakfast and fitting it to match your needs. ...Read more

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I need to know what's an appetite suppressant that i can take at night without getting insomnia from it?

I need to know what's an appetite suppressant that i can take at night without getting insomnia from it?

Auricular acupunctur: I am not providing a direct answer to your question - am offering a different solution. Consider weekly ear (auricular) acupuncture combined with decreased carbs, mindful eating and exercise. It provides superior appetite supression. It doesn't cause insomnia. ...Read more

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What's a good OTC appetite suppressant? Want a little short term help. My self-control is weak right now!

OTC suppressant: Not a good idea. Two things: 1: Go online to NuVal and find the relative values of 100 items - 100 being best, 0 being worst. 2: A consult with a Psychologist may be very helpful. Please keep me posted. ...Read more

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What is the best appetite suppressant to prevent overeating?

No Magic Pill: I joke with my patients, "there's no magic pill." however, medications for weight control can be a helpful tool when used in the context of a bariatric weight control program. They have little value, and may actually cause weight gain when used alone. For some, they help with symptoms due to their effects on serotonin and norepinephrine receptors; which control mood, drive, motivation and hunger. ...Read more

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What anti-depressant also has an appetite suppressant in it?

What anti-depressant also has an appetite suppressant in it?

See below: Though not approved as an appetite suppressant, buproprion will work as one in addition to being an anti depressant. ...Read more