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What is phentermine and should it be used for losing weight ? ? Safe ?

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Dr. Joseph Kuhn
Bariatrics

In brief: A stimulant

Phentermine is a stimulant that can decrease appetite.
It works for most people with about 10-15 pounds over 3 months. It can make you jittery or keep you awake at night. Most bariatric docs consider it as first line regimen. Of course, ask your doctor about more details.

In brief: A stimulant

Phentermine is a stimulant that can decrease appetite.
It works for most people with about 10-15 pounds over 3 months. It can make you jittery or keep you awake at night. Most bariatric docs consider it as first line regimen. Of course, ask your doctor about more details.
Dr. Joseph Kuhn
Dr. Joseph Kuhn
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Dr. Melissa Young
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology

In brief: Appetite Suppressant

It can increase blood pressure. Common side effects are palpitations, dry mouth and insomnia. To be used safely, it should be used for short periods of time under close physician supervision.

In brief: Appetite Suppressant

It can increase blood pressure. Common side effects are palpitations, dry mouth and insomnia. To be used safely, it should be used for short periods of time under close physician supervision.
Dr. Melissa Young
Dr. Melissa Young
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Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care

In brief: No good

$ making business.
Too dangerous diet with veg, salad, fruit and exercise. Works for all the models.

In brief: No good

$ making business.
Too dangerous diet with veg, salad, fruit and exercise. Works for all the models.
Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
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