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Can I take phentermine with synthoid?

Can I take phentermine with synthoid?

Phentermine: No. Phentermine is a very dangerous and ineffective medication that not only will not lead to any real or lasting weight loss but puts your brain at risk of addiction and obsession, but your heart at risk as well. Any physician who is willing to prescribe it for you does not have your best interests at heart. ...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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If I take synthyroid and phentermine... can I take them together... if not how many hours apart?

If I take synthyroid and phentermine... can I take them together... if not how many hours apart?

Consistency: Take synthroid (thyroxine) first, wait 30-60 min, then you can take anything else after that. That being said, the key is to be consistent. ...Read more

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I am taking metformin850mg for diebetes and levimir 4 units also take Synthroid (thyroxine) is it safe to take phentermime (fastin) to help lose weight?

I am taking metformin850mg for diebetes and levimir 4 units also take Synthroid (thyroxine) is it safe to take phentermime (fastin) to help lose weight?

Usually okay: Phentermine is safe as long as your thyroid and blood glucoses are stable and you don't have other contraindications like heart disease.

Weight loss change change the requirements of other medications like Insulin and synthroid (thyroxine). ...Read more

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After partial thyroidectomy due to benign tumors my TSH is now 14. I was prescribed sinthroid and phentermine is this ok?

After partial thyroidectomy due to benign tumors my TSH is now 14. I was prescribed sinthroid and phentermine is this ok?

Synthroid (thyroxine) is: The synthroid (thyroxine) is appropriate treatment for the high tsh, which reflects an inadequate supply of thyroid hormone. I would not prescribe a weight loss drug such as Phentermine until the thyroid hormone level has been normalized, which will take 6-8 weeks. ...Read more

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How long is it safe to take phenteine to lose weight? An is it safe to take while taking syntthroid?

How long is it safe to take phenteine to lose weight? An is it safe to take while taking syntthroid?

Yes and no!: Fda approved, it can have side-effects: tachycardia, arrthymias, and an increase in blood pressure. The problem with phenetermine is that it usually will deliver a 10-15 lb weight loss and it's effects diminish and do not continue. It works by both suppresing appetite and increasing metabolism. If your thyroid dose is correct, shouldn't pose an issue. If high, serious problems could arise! diet! ...Read more

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Can I take Muncie and phentermine?

Can I take Muncie and phentermine?

Please clarify: I'm very sorry, but I have not heard of Muncie, and can find no mention of it in my resources, including Google. Please check the spelling of Muncie. It would help also to describe what it is; I have patients whose supplements ordered from abroad have ingredients spelled differently, or even incorrectly. ...Read more

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What happens when you take phentermine?

What happens when you take phentermine?

Curbs appetite&incre: It suppresses your appetite and increase in your bodys energy expenditure
but it can cause side effects likeincreasein heart rate, palpitations, increse in blood pressure and several other unpleasant side effects. ...Read more

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Can I take St. John's wort if I am taking thyroxine?

Can I take St. John's wort if I am taking thyroxine?

No interactions: It should be safe to take thyroxine with St. John's wort. A lot of medications do interact with St. John's however, so it is good that you are considering it. Good luck. ...Read more

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Can I take q10 if I take thyroxine?

Can I take q10 if I take thyroxine?

Yes: Coenzyme q10 is presently being peddled for pretty much everything and if you believed what these people are saying you would at best be reading uncritically. Coenzyme q specifically helps a group of very rare diseases. Supplement makers are not held by law to the standards of truth that the healthtap team is. If you want to pay money to people for deceiving you, that's your business. ...Read more

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Phentermine do take it befor or affter meals?

Appetite suppresion: Is the intent. It has an amphetamine like reaction. Taking before and apart from meals works best. Be careful. Can have side effects. ...Read more

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Can I take bcaa's & lcarnitine alongside thyroxine?

Can I take bcaa's & lcarnitine alongside thyroxine?

Yes you may: Branched-chain amino acids are held as beneficial. These are essential aa. Carnitine is made in livers from methionine and lysine. We can also ingest formed carnitine in meats. --or as a supplement. Carnitine can serve as an energy cofactor at the cellular level and is believed valuable for myocardial dysfunctions. Carnitine may inhibit thyroid hormone action at the cellular level, tho. ...Read more

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Can I donate blood if I take thyroxine?

Can I donate blood if I take thyroxine?

A qualitative yes.: Blood donations are regulated by state therefore it does depend on the state. Most states allow blood donation in patients receiving thyroxine who have been taking a stable dose for more than three months. ...Read more

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Can u take phentermine with anxiety meds?

Can u take phentermine with anxiety meds?

Yes but why?: If one needs anti-anxiety medications such as ssri's for an anxiety disorder than using Phentermine may not be appropriate as anxiety is one of the most common side effects and can cause panic episodes. Please discuss with your doctor. ...Read more

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Can u take emetrol while taking thyroxine?

Can u take emetrol while taking thyroxine?

Yes, should be fine: There is no known interaction between the two medicines and so you should be fine. Emetrol is just a fancy (phosphorated) carbohydrate which is safe to use, often for morning sickness. I guess I should say: congratulations! :-)

good luck. ...Read more

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Is it ok to take antibiotic with phentermine?

Is it ok to take antibiotic with phentermine?

Phentermine: If you are taking Cephalexin along with Phentermine there should not be a negative interaction between these. ...Read more

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What fat burners can I take with phentermine?

What fat burners can I take with phentermine?

None: There are no legitimate "fat burners" except physical exercise. Stop wasting your money, get on appropriate diet and exercise; get support from programs like weight watchers. Phentermine only helps as long as you're taking it, and then you regain the weight. You need to find how to eat properly for the rest of your life, not the next month. Don't get your medical info from friends, tv or internet. ...Read more

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Can I take Xanax (alprazolam) with phentermine?

Can I take Xanax (alprazolam) with phentermine?

Downers and uppers: While not an interaction the combo is a dangerous path. Phentermine used to diet causes anxiety, taking a tranquilizer, xanax (alprazolam) to counter the anxiety is not logical and can lead to escalating patern of drug use. Sedatives by calming may reverse any benefit from the diet pills. If the diet pill causes so much anxiety that you need another med to counter it, its not worth taking. See a dietician. ...Read more

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Is it okay to still take thyroxine when pregnant?

Is it okay to still take thyroxine when pregnant?

Important: It's very important to continue thyroid replacement during pregnancy. Follow the level closely because you might even need more. ...Read more

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Can I take spirulina with Synthroid (thyroxine) na?

Can I take spirulina with Synthroid (thyroxine) na?

Spirulina: Yes, you can take spirulina and synthroid (thyroxine) together, but do not take them at the same time. Synthroid (thyroxine) should be taken alone, on an empty stomach, first thing in the morning and wait at least 30 minutes before taking any other foods or supplements. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take phentermine and sertra together?

Is it safe to take phentermine and sertra together?

Serious risk!!!: If sertra means sertraline (zoloft), then sertra taken with Phentermine potentially increases the toxicity of the oher significantly, thus possible life-threatening reaction (serotonin syndrome) can occur. As a result, these two in combo should be used with caution. Please consult doc on this one. Good luck. ...Read more

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Can I take phentermine and ritilan at the same time?

Can I take phentermine and ritilan at the same time?

No: Both drugs are amphetamine derivatives and stimulants. Alone, and particularly together, they will increase blood pressure, cause anxiety and insomnia, and can increase the risk of having a stroke. Both are also addictive. I would never prescribe them together. ...Read more

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Can you take Synthroid (thyroxine) with antibiotics?

Can you take Synthroid (thyroxine) with antibiotics?

Synthroid (thyroxine) and antibi: Yes you can. However the synthroid (thyroxine) should be taken on an empty stomach and no food or antibiotic taken for 2 hours afterward. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take phentermine and maca root together?

Is it safe to take phentermine and maca root together?

Phentermine not safe: Phentermine is not safe to take. It does not lead to true or permanent weight loss. It is a trick and will only delay you adopting the only true lifestyle that leads to healthy weight loss.
Besides bariatric surgery, the only other scientific and safe medical way to lose weight is to limit the calories and change the composition of the diet to mainly protein sources and to do regular exercise. ...Read more

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Is Lexapro (escitalopram) safe to take with phentermine?

Is Lexapro (escitalopram) safe to take with phentermine?

Drug Interaction: In general, amphetamines and other sympathomimetic appetite suppressants such as Phentermine should not be combined with selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors like lexapro (escitalopram). Close monitoring for enhanced sympathomimetic effects and possible serotonin syndrome is recommended if these agents must be used together. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take forskolin with synthroid (thyroxine)?

Take apart: As long as you allow a minimum of 45-60 minutes between the two, you should be ok. Best if you take the synthroid (thyroxine) in am and the supplement in pm ...Read more

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