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What to do if I have seizures and im overweight where can I find safe weight loss pills?

What to do if I have seizures and im overweight where can I find safe weight loss pills?

Seizures: I would speak with your neurologist and see if there are any weight loss pills that are available that are not contraindicated for the medications that you are taking. ...Read more

Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Losing Weight (Definition)

Many people resolve to lose weight in the New Year for different reasons. For those who are overweight or obese, there are many health benefits to losing weight. It can help decrease your chances of developing diseases including diabetes, heart disease, high blood pressure, osteoarthritis, and even certain types of cancer. Low-calorie diets combined with increased physical activity are thought to be most effective long term. The healthiest weight loss regimen, therefore, is one that consists of making lifestyle changes that incorporate a balanced diet ...Read more


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Are weight loss pills safe to take?

Are weight loss pills safe to take?

Yes but monitor: All medications have side effects and many people can tolerate certain medications. Nevertheless, if you can tolerate the meds in the short term, there is no evidence of long term problems. That includes stimulant medication which has been found to have no effect on blood pressure and minimal effects on heart rate in persons who can take them, there are no reports of addiction with phentermine. ...Read more

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How safe is it to take weight loss pills?

How safe is it to take weight loss pills?

Probably not: Weight loss pills do not work. At best they might help a very short-term weight loss, but are full of potential annoying, dangerous, or life-threatening side effects interactions. There've never been proven to help sustain weight loss and I recommend avoiding them. ...Read more

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Is it dangerous to take green coffee bean extract with "30 day diet" brand weight loss pills? I'm losing weight on it, but wondering if this is safe.

Is it dangerous to take green coffee bean extract with "30 day diet" brand weight loss pills? I'm losing weight on it, but wondering if this is safe.

No, but it makes: No sense to take either -- as neither one has any proven clinical value. The only thing that will shrink is your wallet, plus who knowns what's in the pills or how they could potentially harm you. Don't get your medical information from tv, friends ir internet scam sites. ...Read more

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Is taking weight loss pills with isoniazid generally considered safe?

Is taking weight loss pills with isoniazid generally considered safe?

It's not safe: To take weight loss pills under any circumstances. First, they won't help you long term. Second, they could be harmful. Third, the only thing that will lose weight is your wallet. Don't get your medical information from friends, tv or the internet. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take weight loss pills while taking anti depressants if I want to lose weight?

Is it safe to take weight loss pills while taking anti depressants if I want to lose weight?

Not enough info.: Don't know which antidepressants you are taking & which weight loss pills you are referring to. It is good to avoid polypharmacy when possible. Often the best way to lose weight is the old fashioned way - exercise, health eating and moderation of caloric intake. Weight loss pills may have significant side effects. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take weight loss pills with my medications?

Is it safe to take weight loss pills with my medications?

Most likely not: When taking medication of any kind, you should discuss this directly with the doctor who is in charge of your care. It would not be a good idea to use any over the counter weight loss supplements or herbal pills. Diet and exercise are still the answer for almost everyone, and improve things like depression, ADHD, IBS, and many issues. There is a type of exercise for everyone. Bet wishes! ...Read more

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I bought a product yacon syrup and weight loss pills. It is a dr. Oz commercialized product. Is it safe to use?

I bought a product yacon syrup and weight loss pills. It is a dr. Oz commercialized product. Is it safe to use?

Safe for Dr. Oz: Safe (and very good!) for dr. Oz, but not for you. Every weight loss program must be individualized; there is no single remedy that is good for everybody. Weight management is primarily in your head, not in your stomach; people often use food to gain gratification, not to satisfy hunger; and this is wrong. ...Read more

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Is Hydroxicut safe? Are any weight loss pills safe to take with IBS (C)? Would any of those pills raise Liver Enzymes? Hurt the liver, other?

Is Hydroxicut safe? Are any weight loss pills safe to take with IBS (C)? Would any of those pills raise Liver Enzymes? Hurt the liver, other?

We can't endorse: These weight loss or convenience meds, as there are potential side effects that you must discuss with your doctor, especially if you have IBS. Your diet is going to be paramount for your wellbeing and state of health. So, work on a plan with your PCP to investigate what is causing your IBS (possible food allergies causing local inflammation.) Stay away from GMO's, sugars, wheat, corn, dairy impt! ...Read more

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Do weight loss pills work?

Do weight loss pills work?

No quick fix: The best program for weight loss focuses on education and provides ongoing support. Go to www. Drnewton. Tsfl. Com and spend some time looking a the take shape for life program. You can send me an email from there if you are interested in learning more about the program. I can coach you through the program. ...Read more

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Do weight loss pills actually work?

Do weight loss pills actually work?

FDA approval: The 4 drugs currently approved for weight loss by the fda have been shown to be effective over placebo in clinical trials. Phentermine (short term), orlistat, Qsymia and belviq (lorcaserin). No medication is without risks. Once you stop the drug, the weight will come back to baseline thus use them in adjunct to a sound diet and exercise program. Use them under supervision by a physician. Good luck. ...Read more

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How exactly do weight loss pills work?

How exactly do weight loss pills work?

It varies: Most weight loss pills over the counter have substances in them that are a type of naturally occurring caffeine to give your body an energy boost. Some people consider this a slight increase in metabolism. Also, they often have some type of appetite suppressant or water pill. There are various types and I recommend you ask your physician prior to taking one. ...Read more

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What weight loss pills can minors buy?

What weight loss pills can minors buy?

NONE ARE SAFE: All diet pills wether designed for adults for minors are extremely risky. Not only can they dysregulate your metabolic system and your stress response system, thereby increasing the risk for developing depression & anxiety, they can interfere with absorption of nutrients and set up an individual for developing a serious eating disorder, which then has a damaging & dangerous course of its own! ...Read more

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Opinion about mecktone weight loss pills?

Weight loss pills: People come in different sizes, shapes, heights, weights, colors, genetic background, diet, exercise habits, metabolic rates, have different jobs, ages, sexes... And certain medicines affect weight gain like contraceptive pills, steroids, diabetic meds, and antidepressants. Take all those factors, and its a pretty tall order to think that some day there will be a magic pill to induce weight loss. ...Read more

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What are some effective weight loss pills?

What are some effective weight loss pills?

None: There is no best weight loss supplement or pill on the market because none of them do any good. The only thing that loses weight is your wallet. The only thing that works is eating less and exercising more. You have to burn off 3500 calories to lose a pound. You need to find an appropriate diet and exercise program you can follow life-long. Good luck. ...Read more

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Which weight loss pills are best for women?

Which weight loss pills are best for women?

None: The best way to lose weight is eating a healthy, low-glycemic index (lean protein sources and colorful/green vegetables, avoiding starches and beverages with calories) diet and increasing your physical activity until you can exercise for 30 minutes a day. If you do this and maintain this change you should see steady weight loss. ...Read more

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What are the most effective weight loss pills?

What are the most effective weight loss pills?

I believe: Qsymia (phentermine and topiramate) is the most effective. ...Read more

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What are some weight loss pills, gummies, medicine?

What are some weight loss pills, gummies, medicine?

There are: Many, but the OTC ones don't cause any weight loss except in your wallet. Prescription drugs can help with weight loss, but only while you're taking them. You need to develop a plan for the rest of your life, including eating less and exercising more. It takes burning off 3500 calories that you don't take in to lose a pound. Don't get your medical info from friends, tv or internet scams. ...Read more

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Any good weight loss pills or drinks that actually work?

Any good weight loss pills or drinks that actually work?

Three FDA approved: Fat blockers (xenical), amphetamine, and serotonin drugs.
And in all, when you stop them, the weight comes back because they do not change behavior.
eat less, exercise more.
the psychological barriers to that closely fit with all other compulsive behaviors.
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details (in a highly tongue in cheek way) the science and practical ways to change. ...Read more

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What risks are associated with taking weight loss pills?

What risks are associated with taking weight loss pills?

Moderate: Most weight loss pills do not work in the long run and thus I would not recommend it. It would be better to modify your diet and pursue a regular exercise program including weight training to lose weight. Even more important than weight is physical fitness.
Since most weight loss pills have stimulants as ingredients, it may make you more tense and cause insomnia not to mention faster heart beat. ...Read more

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What are the most recommended weight loss pills for women?

What are the most recommended weight loss pills for women?

Choices: There are currently only 4 drugs fda approved for weight loss: phentermine, orlistat, Belviq (lorcaserin) and qsymia. The latter two were just approved and not available on the market yet. Phentermine and orlistat can provide small weight loss if used properly but in general, most patients will regain the weight once they go off the drug. As such, they are used only as adjunct to diet & exercise and not alone. ...Read more

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What weight loss pills are most effective that are prescribed?

What weight loss pills are most effective that are prescribed?

Phentermine: Alone and in combination. Tend to result in 10% weigh loss. BUT the gains are quite temporary with the weight coming back on when stopped. ...Read more

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Are there any weight loss pills that actually work fairly quickly?

Are there any weight loss pills that actually work fairly quickly?

No quick fix: The best program for weight loss focuses on education and provides ongoing support. Go to www. Drnewton. Tsfl. Com and spend some time looking a the take shape for life program. You can send me an email from there if you are interested in learning more about the program. I can coach you through the program. ...Read more

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Which weight loss pills have you used and which do you recommend, if any?

Compounded diet pill: With my 25 years of my expertise in weight management, I found compounding diet pills are the best like what my discovery of Ionamin (phentermine) and pondimin (phen-fen). ...Read more

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Can weight loss pills worsen my heart condition?

Can weight loss pills worsen my heart condition?

Some can: Some stimulants can cause arrhythmias. .. Some medications have been shown to cause heart damage, e.g. The valves damaged by fen-phen. .. ...Read more

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Can my general doctor give me weight loss pills?

Can my general doctor give me weight loss pills?

Yes but. .: The best solution to weight loss is to reduce calories and increase exercise. Weight loss pills are largely ineffective as a long term solution and can have negative side effects. No pill can counteract poor eating habits and a sedentary lifestyle. Making changes in these two areas critical for health. Sadly, there is no magic solution in pill form to correct problems related to weight. ...Read more

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Can you mix Zoloft (sertraline) and weight loss pills?

Can you mix Zoloft (sertraline) and weight loss pills?

Zoloft (sertraline): I would not recommend that, due to excess stimulation effect (agitation, anxiety, etc.). ...Read more

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Can I take garcinia weight loss pills with hydrocodone?

Can I take garcinia weight loss pills with hydrocodone?

Yes, but...: Yes, garcinia is as safe—and, alas, as worthless—for someone taking hydrocodone as it is for someone not taking hydrocodone. ...Read more

Dr. Abraham Jaskiel
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Lose Weight (Definition)

Many people resolve to lose weight in the New Year for different reasons. For those who are overweight or obese, there are many health benefits to losing weight. It can help decrease your chances of developing diseases including diabetes, heart disease, high blood pressure, osteoarthritis, and even certain types of cancer. Low-calorie diets combined with increased physical activity are thought to be most effective long term. The healthiest weight loss regimen, therefore, is one that consists of making lifestyle changes that incorporate a balanced diet ...Read more


Diet Pills (Definition)

Anorectic agents generally known as diet pills are medications which decrease or inhibit appetite and aid in the reduction of food intake, therefore aiding weightmloss. Most currently FDA-approved appetite medications are dispensed by prescription due to potential side effects and contraindications. Diet pills alone are seldom successful in deriving long-term weight reduction. They should only be taken under the direct supervision of a physician specifically trained in their use as a part of a multi-modal treatment program including diet, exercise, ...Read more