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Can I get a medicine like phentremine or apidex over-the-counter or at a drug store with out perscription?
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Dr. Allen Seely
General Practice
3 doctors agree
In brief: 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.

In brief: 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.
Dr. Allen Seely
Dr. Allen Seely
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1 doctor agrees
In brief: No
Phentermine is a controlled substance, and can only be legally purchased with a prescription.

In brief: No
Phentermine is a controlled substance, and can only be legally purchased with a prescription.
Dr. Kitturah Schomberg-Klaiss
Dr. Kitturah Schomberg-Klaiss
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Dr. Christopher Nicora
Internal Medicine
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Adipex
No. Controlled medication. See you pcp. It is not very expensive.

In brief: Adipex
No. Controlled medication. See you pcp. It is not very expensive.
Dr. Christopher Nicora
Dr. Christopher Nicora
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