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What is the definition or description of: Phentermine overdose?

What is the definition or description of: Phentermine overdose?

Phentermine overdose: An overdose occurs when an excessive / dangerous dose of a drug / substance is used. O/Dcan be fatal. Possible sx's include: "confusion, hallucinations, panic, feeling hostile or aggressive, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, stomach cramps, irregular heartbeat, rapid breathing, overactive reflexes, seizure (convulsions), feeling light-headed, or fainting." REF: >>>> ...Read more

Phentermine Overdose (Definition)

An overdose occurs when an excessive / dangerous dose of a drug / substance is used. O/Dcan be fatal. Possible sx's include: "confusion, hallucinations, panic, feeling hostile or aggressive, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, stomach cramps, irregular heartbeat, rapid breathing, overactive reflexes, seizure (convulsions), feeling light-headed, ...Read more


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What is the definition or description of: Fastin (phentermine) overdose?

What is the definition or description of: Fastin (phentermine) overdose?

No official level: The FDA encourages no more than the recommended dosage of 37.5 mg. Phentermine has effects on the nervous system. High doses can cause mental distrubance, hypertension, and heart rhythm disturbance. There are also gi symptoms. Excessive doses are potentially fatal. Phentermine is contraindicated for patients with significant heart problems, glaucoma, and overactive thyroid. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for fastin (phentermine) overdose?

Symptomatic: Management of acute Phentermine intoxication is largely symptomatic and includes lavage and sedation with a barbiturate. Experience with hemodialysis or peritoneal dialysis is inadequate to permit recommendations in this regard. Acidification of the urine increases Phentermine excretion. Intravenous phentolamine (regitine) has been suggested for possible acute, severe hypertension. ...Read more

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What is a overdose on phentermine like?

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Phentermin OD: Agitation, severe headache, heart racing, restlessness, confusion. ...Read more

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Can someone overdose on too much phentermine?

Yes: You can overdose on phentermine, and it can be fatal. Overdose symptoms vary, but may include feeling hostile or aggressive, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, stomach cramps, irregular heartbeat, rapid breathing, overactive reflexes, confusion, hallucinations, seizure (convulsions), feeling light-headed, or fainting. If you experience these symptoms after taking Phentermine please seek immediate help. ...Read more

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What is the use for phentermine 37.5 mg?

What is the use for phentermine 37.5 mg?

Weight loss.: This medication is often combined with other medications as part of a weight loss regimen. This medication is a controlled substance and must be carefully prescribed. ...Read more

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Where I can buy phentermine outside usa?

Where I can buy phentermine outside usa?

Phentermine: Inside or outside USA you can get phentermine and you may or may not get the result you anticipate. It should not do you any harm and I suspect it is more expensive outside the USA. More important, there are many diet options you can take to lose weight. That includes seeing if your food intake is appropriate for you and that you exercise as regularly as you can. Go on-line and look up "NuVal". ...Read more

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Is ionamin (phentermine) available online?

Yes/ no: I don't think so. It is a prescription item and a name brand. ...Read more

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How long would phentermine stay in your system?

How long would phentermine stay in your system?

About 14 days: Is how long internet resources suggest it might appear in a urine drug test. If it is being used with legitimate prescriber, then even a positive will just require verification to resolve. Good luck. ...Read more

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Will phentermine disqualify me from the air force?

Will phentermine disqualify me from the air force?

Phentermine: I would ask them. My guess would be yes. You don't want to be flying a jet if you have ADHD ...Read more

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Has anyone determined whether usage of phentermine is safe or not?

Yes: Phentermine may be safe in certain patients, but not all patients.
Also, as with all medications, Phentermine has potential side effects.
If you are considering taking phentermine, I would suggest that you discuss this with your physician in order to find out if this is a safe option for you. ...Read more

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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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Could you tell me if fastin and phentermine have the same ingredients?

Could you tell me if fastin and phentermine have the same ingredients?

Fastin (phentermine) discontinued: Fastin (phentermine) was a brand name form of Phentermine, so they have the same active ingredients. Fastin (phentermine) is no longer manufactured because it also contained a harmful food additive. ...Read more

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I have been on phentermine for about a month and a half. To me lowering the phentermine or something else?

I have been on phentermine for about a month and a half. To me lowering the phentermine or something else?

Phentermine: This drug is usually very beneficial but it does not help you from day 1. If you are still concerned about this see your doctor again and get advice about other potential medications that should work for you. ...Read more

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Is phentermine addictive?

Is phentermine addictive?

Possibly: Phentermine is a stimulant medications to help with appetite, it can alter mood, and for some people that could be addicting. Signs that it is being abused would be taking more than prescribed, using it for unintented purposes, causing impairment with relationships, work etc. Some people may be on Phentermine for a relitively long period of time for obesity, that alone may not be addiction. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take phentermine?

Is it safe to take phentermine?

Very very safe: Phentermine is one of the safest meds period. Schedule 4 non amphetamine in use since 1959 and used for long term weight loss by hundreds of. Bariatric physicians as part of combination drug therapy. ...Read more

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Can u take phentermine with codine?

Can u take phentermine with codine?

Interactions are not: Noted in drug interaction checker for Phentermine and codeine. Take only as directed by prescriber who must be made aware of all medications and supplements taken to provide best advice to you. It is good that you wish to be safe. Best regards. ...Read more

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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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Ionamin (Definition)

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