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Are there any major differences between phentermine and phentermine hcl?

Are there any major differences between phentermine and phentermine hcl?

No: Phentermine is the actual ingredient in all of those products. But, depending how it is combined or put together it can be long acting or more slowly released (the resin form) or shorter acting (the hcl form). All forms Phentermine is relatively long acting is most people. ...Read more

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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Why is phentermine HCl not suppressing my appetite?

Why is phentermine HCl not suppressing my appetite?

Phentermine: Do you really need phentermine, particularly since it is not doing what you want.

1: Exercise regularly.
2: Go online to "NuVal" and look at the list of 100 foods that may be good, not so good, or bad for you.
I am confident that you will be more than a little surprised and will begin to feel much better and sure of yourself over time - not a long wait. ...Read more

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How well does fastin (phentermine) phenylethylamine HCl work?

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 unknown. It stimulates CNS activity. I find it works very well at low dose. I never prescribed large doses. You can find Dr. Michael Anchors article on phentermine in The Bariatrician 2008.a excellent review. See your physician for evaluation. ...Read more

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I have been taking phentermine HCl 37.5 for weightloss about 3 days now. I have lost no weight and im wondering if I ever will on this. Help please?

I have been taking phentermine HCl 37.5 for weightloss about 3 days now. I have lost no weight and im wondering if I ever will on this. Help please?

Not by itself: Phentermine at best will help suppress appetite. In addition to the medication you need to work on limiting food intake and getting regular exercise to burn calories. Please calculate your body mass index and if it reaches 22 or less, stop the phentermine. I worry about eating disorders in girls your age. Take Phentermine only if your doctor recommends it (please!). ...Read more

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A doctor prescribed me a combination of redotex in the morning and 30mg phentermine HCl at lunch. Isn't this too strong? Could it be unhealthy?

A doctor prescribed me a combination of redotex in the morning and 30mg phentermine HCl at lunch. Isn't this too strong? Could it be unhealthy?

Not recommended: There is no research available to prove effectiveness of this combination. The regimen can lead to negative cardiovascular side effects and not recommended. ...Read more

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Is it safe to exercise when taken phentermine hcl 15mg capsules. I do cross-fit which is very strenuous. Is it too much for my heart?

Is it safe to exercise when taken phentermine hcl 15mg capsules. I do cross-fit which is very strenuous. Is it too much for my heart?

May be: To give you proper advice we need to know your age, medical problems, heart condition. But any way be careful and please, do not do toooo much. It could be dangerous!! ...Read more

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Can you take Aleve (naproxen) cold/sinus if you're on phentermine hcl?

Can you take Aleve (naproxen) cold/sinus if you're on phentermine hcl?

Use caution: I checked for interaction between the 2 drugs: they have an "additive effect" that may increase the risk of stimulating the heart and the brain. So check with your doctor before you use them together. ...Read more

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Hi! I have started taking phenteramine hcl (adipex) for weight loss and I haven't had a BM in 3 or 4 days. I took one cup of prune juice and a senokot?

Hi! I have started taking phenteramine hcl (adipex) for weight loss and I haven't had a BM in 3 or 4 days. I took one cup of prune juice and a senokot?

Add generic mirilax: With 8 ounce water or juice daily [polyetheline glycol] can do it 2-4x/day, eat lots of fruits, vegetables, water, walk alot, if all fails get 1 dollar magnesium citrate bottle ...Read more

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Are there any major differences between phentermine and hoodia?

Yes: Phentermine is used for a limited period of time to speed weight loss in overweight people who are exercising and eating a low-calorie diet.. Phentermine is in a class of medications called anorectics. It works by decreasing appetite. Goofus is a natural plant supplement with similar activity. ...Read more

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What is the difference between phentermine and phentermine hydrochloride?

What is the difference between phentermine and phentermine hydrochloride?

Phentermine is the: Base compound and active ingredient. Combining with hydrochloride makes it water soluble, more easily absorbed from the gastrointestinal tract, and having a longer shelf-life. Best regards. ...Read more

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What is the difference between phentermine and phentermine hydrochloride?

What is the difference between phentermine and phentermine hydrochloride?

Phentermine is the: Base compound and active ingredient. Combining with hydrochloride makes it water soluble, more easily absorbed from the gastrointestinal tract, and having a longer shelf-life. Best regards. ...Read more

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What are the differences between a phentermine capsule and tablet?

What are the differences between a phentermine capsule and tablet?

Phentermine: Capsules can be taken once a day and tablets are prescribed by your doctor to be taken 1-3 times a day. The drug is a weight loss product and will help you. That said you should pay careful attention to your diet and also try and exercise regularly. ...Read more

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What are the differences between phentermine and alli?

What are the differences between phentermine and alli?

Work differently.: Alli helps to prevent fat absorption. Phentermine is an amphetamine. Alli is OTC, Phentermine is by prescription. ...Read more

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What is the difference between lipo vite and phentermine?

What is the difference between lipo vite and phentermine?

Big Difference: Lipovite is an injection that claims to reduce fat accumulation by the liver using a combination of enzymes and b vitamins. Phentermine is essentially an appetite suppressant. ...Read more

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What is the difference between budeprion XL and bupropion HCl XL?

What is the difference between budeprion XL and bupropion HCl XL?

Wellbutrin (bupropion): They are the same medicine, brand name called Wellbutrin (bupropion). There are the Slow release form (SR) & the Extended release form (XL). ...Read more

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What's the difference between lipo vite injections and phentermine?

What's the difference between lipo vite injections and phentermine?

Many: Lipovite is not proven injections for weigh loss that includes some naturally occurring substances plus various forms of vitamin b.

Phentermine is appetite suppresant weight loss oral medication. ...Read more

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Need advice on what is the the difference between lipo vite and phentermine?

Different drugs: Lipovite is an injection of several b vitamins and certain amino acids. Phentermine is an appetite suppressant drug, taken orally, which is a relative of amphetamine. There is some data that short term use of Phentermine may help with weight loss, but it is often temporary. I'm not aware of any good data showing the efficacy of lipovite. ...Read more

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What is the difference between herbal ephedra and ephedrine (ephedrine sulfate) HCl itself?

What is the difference between herbal ephedra and ephedrine (ephedrine sulfate) HCl itself?

Plant vs alkaloids: Ephedra is an actual plant (aka mormon tea, or chinese ma-huang) which contains the stimulating alkaloids Ephedrine (ephedrine sulfate) and pseudoephedrine. Some dietary supplement products used for weight loss and to enhance athletic performance contain these alkaloids. Synthetic Ephedrine (ephedrine sulfate) and Pseudoephedrine are found in over-the-counter decongestants and cold medicines, and are used to treat asthma. ...Read more

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How are Lorzone different than Flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl)? What are the differences in applications?

How are Lorzone different than Flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl)? What are the differences in applications?

Muscle relaxers: These are meds that help the doctor-not the patient. Only curare (indian arrow poison) relaxes muscle. The so-called muscle relaxers make you sleepy so YOU relax and thus, so do your muscles and you do not complain as much to the MD. Refuse them. ...Read more

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Dear sir, what is difference between levosulpiride and dicyclomine. Can I use both of them with mebeverine hcl?

Dear sir, what is difference between levosulpiride and dicyclomine. Can I use both of them with mebeverine hcl?

Depends.....: Levosulpiride is an anti-psychotic anti-depressive but it also used for irritable bwo syndrome (ibs). Dicyclomine and mebeverine are different class of medications used most commonly for irritable bowl syndrome. It seems like your problem is ibs and using 3 medication together for it cannot be recommended in this forum. Must discuss this with your GI specialist. ...Read more

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What are the dosage differences in diphenhydramine HCl and citrate if I take 50mg of HCl for sleep would I take 76 mg of citrate?

What are the dosage differences in diphenhydramine HCl and citrate if I take 50mg of HCl for sleep would I take 76 mg of citrate?

Not really different: There really is no significant therapeutic difference between the two forms of diphenhydramine, which will work well for sleep in either dose. ...Read more

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What is the difference between the tramadol and tramadol hcl?

What is the difference between the tramadol and tramadol hcl?

Tramadol: Both same medication, also called ultram, which is used for moderate pain, such as rheumatic pain. ...Read more

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What is the difference between using metformin and metformin hcl?

What is the difference between using metformin and metformin hcl?

Metformin: Same medication, the hydrochloride section describes the chemical structure. ...Read more

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Is there a difference between sertraline and sertraline hcl?

Is there a difference between sertraline and sertraline hcl?

No: Hcl just means hydrochloride, which is part of the chemical name. ...Read more

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Ionamin (Definition)

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Fastin (Definition)

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