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What makes you a candidate for phentremine?

What makes you a candidate for phentremine?

Needs clarification: I believe you inquire about phentermine-an appetite
suppressant med. If it is, then you need body mass index of 30 or
more or 27 with risk factors in order to qualify. I also would do a
complete blood test, check pt heart with electrocardiogram before pt can start for safety of pts. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take phentrmine?

Is it safe to take phentrmine?

Under Supervision: Persons with bmi above 30 sometimes benefit from taking phenterimine for medically supervised weight loss. It is not indicated for those below 30 bmi. If they don't suffer from high blood pressure, or heart problems then it is considered safe. Use results in tolerance, which means the longer you take it the less effective it is. Should only take for 30 days, then off for 30 days. See doctor. ...Read more

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Can I take phertermine and valacyclovie together?

Can I take phertermine and valacyclovie together?

Phentermine BAD drug: You should not be on phentermine. This is a dangerous drug that is not effective in providing long lasting weight loss. It is addicting and should not be used for any length of time. I would be wary of any physician willing to prescribe it. ...Read more

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I have 20-25 lbs to lose. How can I get a precription for phentremine?

I have 20-25 lbs to lose. How can I get a precription for phentremine?

See your doctor: You should see your doctor for a prescription. There are a number of newer medications available without the side effects of phentermine. ...Read more

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Does phenterminie show up on a standard urine test?

Does phenterminie show up on a standard urine test?

What is standard?: Routine urinalysis does not look for phentermine, so it will be not be detected. Drug tests for urine need to b specified for each drug. ...Read more

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Can I get a medicine like phentremine or apidex over-the-counter or at a drug store with out perscription?

Can I get a medicine like phentremine or apidex over-the-counter or at a drug store with out perscription?

1 RX, 1 OTC: Apidexin is otc (over-the-counter) & not prescription and can be bought over the internet at a discount. Phentermine is a prescription (rx) from a physician. A good article about the claims of otc weight loss pills is on http://www. Mayoclinic. Com/health/weight-loss/my00432. There is minimal data on these supplements. No recalls noted on consumerlab. Com. ...Read more

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Is it ok to take phenermine with omnicef (cefdinir) and tussicaps. Which are amazing by the way (tussicaps)?

Is it ok to take phenermine with omnicef (cefdinir) and tussicaps. Which are amazing by the way (tussicaps)?

Not really: I would not taking your appetite suppressant together wit tussicaps because of possible drug interaction with central nervous system since tussicap have chlrorephenamine (antihistamine with sedation effect) and hydrocodone.I would not take your Phentermine till you are better with your cough. ...Read more

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Why can I only lose 10 lbs while on phetermine? I've been taking it for months and can't lose more than that.

Why can I only lose 10 lbs while on phetermine? I've been taking it for months and can't lose more than that.

Consider switching: Phentermine, fda-approved for 3 months of continuous use, is an anorexiant, which means it suppresses appetite. It doesn't, in and of itself, cause weight loss. The way to reliably lose weight and keep it off is to eat less (have you been cataloging your calories and nutrition?) or burn more calories (most safely with regular exercise). Try 3 weeks of food log and see if this helps. ...Read more

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Wil phetermine help you lose weight?

Wil phetermine help you lose weight?

Yes: Phentermine can help with weight loss, to be used for short period of time, however, tolerance to the drug happens so you will not see further wt loss after prolonged use. ...Read more

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Will phetermine cause severe mood changes?

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Will phetermine cause severe mood changes?

Phentermine: Like stimulants, very likely so, depending onh dose & duration of use. ...Read more

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Can phetermine &lipozene be tsken together?

No research: Likely okay but has not been evaluated by mainstream scientific research. Effectiveness is questioned. ...Read more

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Can Lipozene and phetermine be taken togethrr?

Can Lipozene and phetermine be taken togethrr?

No: Contraindication. However Lipozene is not FDA regulated and the claims of its manufacturers are not clinically validated by randomized clinical studies ...Read more

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Is the diet pill phentremine okay to take? Is their any long term effects?

Is the diet pill phentremine okay to take? Is their any long term effects?

Unknown.: Phentermine is a pharmaceutical diet pill. Phentramine consists of 20:1 hoodia extract, guarana extract, and a proprietary blend of cha de bugre, ginseng, citrus aurantium and black pepper. Inadequate clinical data have been published on phentramine to evaluate potential adverse effects. Discuss use of this supplement with your physician prior to use. ...Read more

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Can you take phenteremine to control appetite while on Crohn's? On before to help avoid over eating and it helped with my healthy diet.

Can you take phenteremine to control appetite while on Crohn's? On before to help avoid over eating and it helped with my healthy diet.

Yes, if: A major study published this year recommends addition of a weight-loss drug including phentermine to weight-loss regimens for people who are not able to maintain weight loss with healthy eating and exercise alone, if your BMI is = or >27 with a co-morbid condition, or = or >30 without. ...Read more

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I took phintermine 2 years ago and lost 80 lbs but got pregnant and gained my weight back. Considering taking it again should I reconsider?

I took phintermine 2 years ago and lost 80 lbs but got pregnant and gained my weight back. Considering taking it again should I reconsider?

What about doing: It naturally? Eat healthfully. Try to eat at least 5 servings of vegetables & 4 of fruit per day. Increase nutritional fiber. Avoid refined sugar & junk carbohydrates. Avoid alcohol, sweetened juices, soda & caffeinated beverages. Aim for 7.5 to 8 hrs of sleep / night. Hydrate w at least 64 oz of water / day. Calories burned must > calories consumed. Do both cardio & weight training. ...Read more

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How safe is phentermine?

Very safe: Phentermine has been on the market since 1959, millions of people have taken it, as long as you buy it from a us pharmacy under a doctors prescription it is safe, not from an internet pharmacy, which is not safe. ...Read more

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How dangerous is phentermine?

How dangerous is phentermine?

Serious reactions: Serious complications can include pulmonary hypertension, dependeny and abuse, psychosis, fast heart rate, high blood pressure, and valvular heart disease. These are things your doctor should be monitoring you for if you are taking this. ...Read more

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