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Can a 12 year old child take 37.5 phentermine or will it cause health problem later in life.

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Dr. Gregg Nishi
Bariatrics

In brief: Phentermine

A 12 year old child should not be taking phentermine.
In fact, adults shouldn't even take it, but definitely not a 12 year old (if you are taking about using it for weight loss).

In brief: Phentermine

A 12 year old child should not be taking phentermine.
In fact, adults shouldn't even take it, but definitely not a 12 year old (if you are taking about using it for weight loss).
Dr. Gregg Nishi
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