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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


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What is the best over the counter. Med to reduce fever?

What is the best  over the counter. Med to reduce fever?

Tylenol (acetaminophen) and Motrin: Fever reducing medications (antipyretics) include tylenol (acetaminophen) (acetominophen) and motrin/advil (ibuprofen). Both are equally effective. However, remember that fever is a symptom, not a disease. Symptoms need to be explored to find the cause. Best to consult with your doctor before starting a fever reducing medication. ...Read more

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Need advice on what is the the best pain medicine over the counter?

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Need advice on what is the the best pain medicine over the counter?

Pain medication OTC: There are several pain medication over the counter such as anti-inflammatory medications like ibuprofen, pain medication like tylenol (acetaminophen). The best pain medication would be the one that you respond to as that people respond differently to different medications. ...Read more

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What is the fastest working sleeping pill you can buy over the counter?

What is the fastest working sleeping pill you can buy over the counter?

I don't know about : The "fastest". But melatonin is inexpensive, often effective and does not lead to re-bound insomnia. ...Read more

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What is the best over-the-counter sleeping pills?

What is the best over-the-counter sleeping pills?

OTC sleeping pill: Best sleep aid is to find & treat the cause of lack of sleep. Some otc sleep aids are melatonin for occasional insomnia. ...Read more

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What is the best over the counting topical anesthetic? Which can you recommend?

What is the best over the counting topical anesthetic? Which can you recommend?

Lido Cream 5: It is formulated using the highest concentration of Lidocaine allowed without a prescription, typically used to reduce pain. ...Read more

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What is the best lactose intolerance medicine that i can get over the counter?

What is the best lactose intolerance medicine that i can get over the counter?

Brand name Lactaid: The brand name lactaid chewables work well and taste good. If quite lactose intolerant, chew one lactaid with each slice of pizza or each 6 ounce yogurt cup. The more lactose in the food, the more lactaid chewables needed. For example, one may chew one tablet while eating a slice of pizza, and chew a second tablet while eating a scoop of ice cream for dessert. ...Read more

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What is the best diet pill to use?

What is the best diet pill to use?

My choice: Under a doc's supervision, a well tolerated and generally safe one I use in my practice is Phentermine (adipex). Have your blood pressure (BP) checked before and during treatment as increase in bp, heart rate, insomnia, headache and nausea are common. It works by suppressing your appetite. You take it in the morning after breakfast. Expect roughly 8-10 lb wt loss over 3 months. ...Read more

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What's the best over the counter medication and the safest for treating pinworm ?

What's the best over the counter medication and the safest for treating pinworm ?

Ask the pharmacist: At your local drug store, pyrantel is the generic used in the USA OTC, but read the labels carefully, and more importantly is to be sure that it is pinworm infestation not something else, good luck ...Read more

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Which is the best allergy medication that is over the counter?

Which is the best allergy medication that is over the counter?

Several choices: Current over the counter allergy medications that work well for most people with mild allergies are Claritin (loratadine), zyrtec (cetirizine) and Allegra (fexofenadine). One may work better than the other for a particular person, so it is not unreasonable to try more than one. Older antihistamines (benadryl) work, but are associated with more side effects, especially drowsiness. ...Read more

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What is the most recommend estrogen supplement you can get over the counter. ?

What is the most recommend  estrogen supplement you can get over the counter. ?

Over the counter: You should not buy over the counter estrogen until that is approved by your doctor. ...Read more

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What the best over counter pill for a yeast infection in the vagina?

What the best over counter pill for a yeast infection in the vagina?

Yeast Treatment: Vaginal creams are typically placed inside the vagina with an applicator to kill off the yeast that cause yeast infections. Vaginal creams, sometimes called "antifungal creams, " usually come packaged with an applicator that helps you measure the right dose. Common examples: gyne-lotrimin or Mycelex (clotrimazole) gynezol or femstat (butoconazole) monistat (miconazole nitrate) vagistat-1. ...Read more

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What diet pills works over the counter?

What diet pills works over the counter?

No, not really: Diet pills decrease appetite a bit (they are related to stimulants). Other pills block fat digestion. One's desire to eat can be much stronger that a diet pill's power to decrease his appetite, so he will likely continue to eat too many calories. Also, diet pills don't increase one's desire to exercise. If something as simple as a diet pill was effective, we would not have so much obesity today. ...Read more

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What is the best pill that you can take for weight loss that actually works that you can purchase over the counter?

What is the best pill that you can take for weight loss that actually works that you can purchase over the counter?

Various: There are various products. I have found certain products better than others. A wellness consultant can help your choice.

https://www.thedocstu.com/blog/wellness-consultant

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What is the best diet pills to take at 16years old?

What is the best diet pills to take at 16years old?

Stay away from them!: Get off the couch and exercise, control your carbohydrate and calorie intake and avoid potentially harmful diet pills. ...Read more

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Diet (Definition)

refers to all the physical matter humans (like all living creatures) must take in on a recurring basis; only partially for energy. Like all life on planet humans are open systems which keep tearing down their structure & require intake of atoms/molecules from which to rebuild their structure. Intestinal lining cells replaced ~every 3 days. CaPO4 in bones ~every 6 years, ...Read more