Phentermine is “a gold standard” in the obesity therapy. The drug has appeared on the pharmaceutical market in the middle of XX century, and is still the most effective product for the fast reduction of the excessive body weight.
Phentermine is a good alternative to liposuction. It is possible to lower the body weight by 10-15% in 6 months with the help of pills. And the result will be better if a low-calorie diet and physical activity are observed.
By the mechanism of the action, Phentermine is similar to psychostimulants. It stimulates the production of certain receptors in the brain. But Phentermine provides a selective action and interacts only with receptors that are responsible for hunger. It helps to reduce hunger and creates a faster satiation. Therefore, a human does not experience discomfort and has energy even during a low consumption of calories.
Phentermine influences on thermoregulation, so that the metabolic processes are improved, and subcutaneous fatty tissue burning is accelerated.
In what dose is Phentermine used?
To reduce hunger, Phentermine should be used once per day, in the dose of 1 tablet 37,5 mg. a tablet of Phentermine 37,5 is used before breakfast with a half glass of water. In 20-30 minutes after the use of the tablet, you may eat. During breakfast, you will see how satiation comes faster.
The action of a tablet lasts for 24 hours, and therefore a dose should not be exceeded. Taking 2 or more tablets of Phentermine 37,5 mg may cause side effects requiring a cessation of the therapy. That is why, if you want to have good results, follow dosing.
Phentermine isusedwithin 4-6 months. It is necessary to visit a doctor every 3 months, take laboratory tests and estimate the results of the treatment. In 6 months of the everyday use of the tablets, the treatment is stopped. Before beginning a new course of the treatment, at least 5-6 months should pass.
Remember! Phentermine cannot help you to lose weight, if you are going to overeat or consume a lot of fatty meals and carbohydrates every day. It is necessary to stick to a healthy eating (a strict diet is not obligatory) and do physical activity to make the drug working.
- Any stimulants of the central nervous system may increase the action of Phentermine. The side effects will appear that may be even dangerous. Therefore, do not take MAO inhibitors, alcohol, opioid analgesics, antianxiety drugs, soporific and sedative drugs during the treatment
- If diseases of the thyroid body, a function of the endocrine system may be broken, and therefore the use of Phentermine is not recommended
- If you have acute mental disorders, severe diseases of the cardiovascular system or you are under 18 year, the use of Phentermine is contraindicated
- Phentermine is not recommended pregnant women
A side effect of Phentermine depends on individual characteristics and a sensitivity to the active ingredients. Many patients record that dry mouth, light nausea, dizziness, constipation, low libido, tachycardia, and insomnia appear during the treatment.
The side effects may appear at different periods of the treatment but, as a rule, they have a light form and patients do not need a medical aid.