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What is Phentermine?
Phentermin is a stimulant similar to amphetamine. It acts as an appetite suppressant and acts on the central nervous system.
Phentermine is used in combination with a diet and exercise for the treatment of obesity (overweight) in people with risk factors such as high blood pressure, high cholesterol or diabetes.
Phentermine may also be used for purposes other than those indicated.
Do not use Phentermine if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
You should not take phentermine if you have a history of heart disease (coronary heart disease, problems with heart rhythm, congestive heart failure, stroke), severe or uncontrolled hypertension, thyroid glaucoma, history of pulmonary hypertension when you are in an excited state, or If you have a history of drug or alcohol abuse.
They may include dizziness, dry mouth, trouble sleeping, irritability, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea or constipation. If these effects persist or get worse, tell your doctor or pharmacist.
Remember that your doctor has prescribed these medications because he or she has judged that the benefit to you is greater than the risk of side effects. Many people with this medicine have no serious side effects.
This medicine can increase your blood pressure. Check your blood pressure regularly and inform your doctor if the results are elevated.
Inform your doctor immediately if you experience any of these unlikely but serious side effects: / Irregular / fast beating, mental / mood swings (eg fidgeting, uncontrolled anger, hallucinations, nervousness), uncontrollable muscle movements, changes in sex . .
If you experience any of these rare but very serious side effects: severe headache, blurred speech, seizures, weakness on one side of the body, changes in vision (eg blurred vision).
This medicine can rarely cause serious (sometimes fatal) lung or heart problems (pulmonary hypertension, heart valve problems). The risk increases with prolonged use of this medicine and the use of this formulation in combination with other appetite suppressants / herbal products. If you notice any of the following unlikely but very serious side effects, stop taking any medication and consult your doctor or pharmacist immediately: breast pain, shortness of breath with exercise, decreased ability to exercise, fainting, swelling feet / ankles / feet.
A very serious allergic reaction to this drug is rare. However, seek immediate medical attention if you notice any of the following symptoms of a severe allergic reaction: skin rash, itching / swelling (mainly of the face / tongue / throat), severe dizziness, difficulty breathing.
This is not a complete list of possible side effects. If you notice other effects not listed above, contact your doctor or pharmacist.