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How well does fastin (phentermine) phenylethylamine HCl work?

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

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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How does glipizide work for diabetes?

How does glipizide work for diabetes?

Glipizide: Glipizide is a sulfonurea drug that is used in the treatment of type two diabetes mellitus. It works by stimulating the pancreas to produce more insulin. ...Read more

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How quick does orlistat work?

How quick does orlistat work?

No miracle pills: Must walk 60 min every day minimum the rest of your life. ...Read more

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Does apidexin really work?

Reviews/ research: It sounds like there are no good scientific trials and it is very costly. Here is an article you can read: http://www.Dietspotlight.Com/apidexin-review/. The company says it contains ingredients that are proven to lead to weight loss - in my mind that is different from saying their product is proven to cause weight loss. ...Read more

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Does orlistat really work?

Does orlistat really work?

It is not the fats!!: Orlistat works in very limited situations. Primarily, it is useful for reducing fat absorption. Therefore, if you have a diet high in fats, it may work. However, in many situations; it is not the fat that makes you fat. As the diet industry has attempted to limit fat, to make foods more palatable, the carb content has increased. So sad, now foods are processed and high in sugars. ...Read more

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How does fentermine work?

How does fentermine work?

Phentermine...: ...shares some characteristics with its parent compound--the more dangerous and addicting drug amphetamine. Its primary action results in the releasing of the neurotransmitter norepinephrine (and to a lesser extent serotonin, dopamine and monoamines). This seems to reduce the perception of hunger which originates in the hypothalamus. Outside the brain, stored fat is broken down from fat cells. ...Read more

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How does metformin work to maintain blood glucose?

How does metformin work to maintain blood glucose?

See below: Please consult this site for information on this subject. http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/druginfo/meds/a696005.html ...Read more

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How does metformin work to maintain blood glucose?

How does metformin work to maintain blood glucose?

Metformin: This is a very good drug for diabetes. It decreases the amount of sugar the liver makes (thus lower blood sugar) and it makes the Insulin in your system more effective at the muscles (insulin lowers your blood sugar). Unless you have contraindications or severe side effects from the drug, you should be on this if you have type 2 diabetes. ...Read more

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How does metFORMIN work to maintain blood glucose?

How does metFORMIN work to maintain blood glucose?

Metformin: works by helping the insulin you already have work better. ...Read more

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How does inositol work for sleep?

How does inositol work for sleep?

Inositol is believed: To have anxiolytic effects, allowing a person to become calm so that they can fall asleep. ...Read more

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How does insulin and glucagon work together?

How does insulin and glucagon work together?

They act in: Tandem to help keep your glucose level. Insulin decreases blood sugar and glucagon acts to increase it. It's a continuous balancing act between the two pancreatic secretions. ...Read more

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How fast does lisinopril work?

How fast does lisinopril work?

Lisinopril: Lisinopril is used for many things. For blood pressure changes can be seen in a week or so. For heart failure and other uses it can take 6 weeks or more to see changes. ...Read more

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How does nuvigil work (in the brain/body)?

How does nuvigil work (in the brain/body)?

Armodafinil is a : eugeroic medication. Its exact mechanism of action (MOA) is unknown. It acts on the brain's arousal & alertness mechanisms. (They're not the same.) That's about the most I can tell you if you have no further knowledge of neurophysiology, neurochemistry or neuropharmacology. Any further discussion would be so oversimplified that it wouldn't really explain anything. ...Read more

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Does primatene work for wieght?

Does primatene work for wieght?

Primatene: Primatene is over the counter inhaler for asthma treatment due to its ability to dilate the bronchial passages. It has been banned since december of last year due to content of freon volatile compound. ...Read more

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Does hydroxycut work?

Hydroxycut: Healthtap Doctors are asked not to endorse specific brands or product lines. ...Read more

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How effectively does sam-e complete work for an anti-depressant?

How effectively does sam-e complete work for an anti-depressant?

Pretty decent: I have had multiple patients who really were opposed to SSRIs and other prescription medications use Sam-e with pretty good results. I would not recommend this for treatment of a major depression but for the blues that come with life, it is safe and effective. ...Read more

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L-carnitine for energy, does it work?

L-carnitine for energy, does it work?

Possibly: It has been used for fatigue, but not usually a big factor in fatigue treamtents. Overall there are usually better ways to increase energy. ...Read more

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How does insulin work?

How  does insulin work?

INSULIN: Transports sugar molecules from the bloodstream to inside the cells, so they can utilize glucose for energy. ...Read more

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How does insulin work?

How does insulin work?

Use glucose: Insulin allows the cells of the body to utilize the sugar that are floating in the blood. This sugar comes from the food you eat or sometimes from the liver while you are not eating. ...Read more

Dr. Stephen Scholand
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Fastin (Definition)

Fastin is an appetite suppressant which is a kind ...Read more