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Are the drugs tenuate and adipex similar?

Are the drugs tenuate and adipex similar?

They are similar: Adipex is the brand name for Phentermine and tenuate is the brand for diethylpropion. They are both sympathomimetic appetite suppressants and work in similar ways. Some people do better on one or the other, so it is good to have a choice. Your doctor can help you decide which is best for you. ...Read more

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Dr. Gail Altschuler
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Phentermine (Definition)

Phentermine is been around for about 60 years. Phentermine is an appetite suppressant the bariatrician in the winter of 2008. Has a article gives a great description of the medication phentermine. I have used Phentermine over the last nine years without any complications whatsoever. We only give a half of a 37.5 mg ...Read more


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Can i take half an adipex-p in the morning and half a tenuate in the afternoon to enable me to have a full day of hunger relief without a restless pm?

Can i take half an adipex-p in the morning and half a tenuate in the afternoon to enable me to have a full day of hunger relief without a restless pm?

Seek a bariatric doc: Bariatric physicians are the ones who work regularly with patients on such medications. Personally I do not recommend using them at all, because of the risk of agitation, cardiovascular side effects, etc. If you've been prescribed these medications by a physician, you should ask him or her about this. If you've gotten the drugs without a prescription, you should not take them, period. ...Read more

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Where can I buy didrex, tenuate, mazanor, adipex-p, ionamin, (phentermine) bontril and merida?

"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 go to your pharmacy and see what the total costs of these meds would be. Very few people need all of the above without a very clear medical indication. ...Read more

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What kind of drug is adipex?

What kind of drug is adipex?

Stimulant.: Adipex (phentermine) is an appetite suppressant typically prescribed to help patients lose weight. It is in the class of drugs called stimulants. ...Read more

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Can taking adipex show positve on a drug test after taking 5 hours before?

Can taking adipex show positve on a drug test after taking 5 hours before?

Absolutely. : Adipex is phentermine, a form of amphetamine. While the clinical effect of amphetamines may last no more than a few hours, the elimination half-life, the time it takes the body to rid itself of half of the total amount, can be 10 to 13 hours. It would take up to five half-lives to eliminate all the drug from your system. ...Read more

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If i take a drug test will adipex show up as a fail drug test also does your name has to be on the bottle?

Adipex: No. This dangerous and ineffective drug is not considered an illicit substance. Please note that Phentermine or "adipex" is an unhealthy and dangerous product and that it will not lead to any real or sustained weight loss. ...Read more

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I'm currently taking Prozac (fluoxetine) 40mg, I just got put on adipex can these two drugs be taken together?

I'm currently taking Prozac (fluoxetine) 40mg, I just got put on adipex can these two drugs be taken together?

Yes: These drugs are usually fine together. Be on the lookout for an increased amount of confusion, agitation, dilated pupils, headaches, twitching muscles, shivering or goose bumps, and diarrhea. If you should notice that, let your doctor know. ...Read more

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If taking diet pill adipex, and stop, how long before the drug clears your system? For employment drug testing.

If taking diet pill adipex, and stop, how long before the drug clears your system?  For employment drug testing.

It depends on the: Dose and the excretory function of your kidneys and metabolism rate of your liver. Based on internet articles, it may stay in your system from 3-7 days. In case you test positive for amphetamines from taking adipex, you can show your employer your dr's prescription and this should suffice and protect you from getting fired. ...Read more

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How long does Adipex stay in your urine?I had a urine drug screen today,6-12-14, and I took a 30mg Adipex on 6-10-14?Will I pass my drug screen?HELPme

How long does Adipex stay in your urine?I had a urine drug screen today,6-12-14, and I took a 30mg Adipex on 6-10-14?Will I pass my drug screen?HELPme

Depends on what they: are testing for. Phentermine is not an amphetamine and doesn't usually cause false positives in screening tests, and if the screening test IS positive, the confirmatory test will be negative. Although it is a prescription drug, it is not included on testing panels that I know of. Again, depends on how sophisticated the tests they are doing. Consider seeing a counselor - ? drug problem. ...Read more

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I took a half an adipex this morning at 7 am. Will I text positive for it on a urine drug screen at 6 am tomorrow? This is my first time taking this d

I took a half an adipex this morning at 7 am. Will I text positive for it on a urine drug screen at 6 am tomorrow? This is my first time taking this d

Urine drug screen: Depending upon the type of test performed (the standard 5 drug panel in the US) would NOT likely show this drug in your system. However, if the test is a more comprehensive one using GC/MS technology it might. Drink plenty of water today and tomorrow. if it was prescribed - don't worry - take the prescription bottle with you if not you might have an issue ...Read more