Phentermine is one of the oldest weight loss medications that is an appetite suppressant. It is also stimulant thereby increasing the bodies ability to burn more calories at the same time as controlling the food cravings and appetite.
What is the most common prescription diet pill prescribed by most weight loss doctors in NYC?
Phentermine is by far one of the most commonly prescribed appetite suppressant prescription diet pills, also known by its brand names, Adipex – P or Ionamin prescribed by weight loss physicians in New York City and nation wide.
What is Phentermine prescribed for?
Phentermine (Adipex P) is prescribed by licensed weight loss physicians for a limited period of time to speed up the metabolism to help in weight loss in overweight or obese people who are physically active and eating a reduced calorie diet.
What type of medication is Phentermine?
Phentermine is in a class of medications called anorectics.
How does Phentermine / Adipex work for helping me lose weight in NYC?
Phentermine is a stimulant – so it increases the bodies metabolism, increases fat burning and reduces appetite.
How should Phentermine be used?
Phentermine is available both as tablets and capsules and comes in multiple doses.
The common Phentermine (Adipex P) doses are the following:
- Phentermine Hydrocholoride Capsule 15 mg
- Phentermine Hydrocholoride Capsule 30 mg
- Phentermine Hydrocholoride Capsule 37.5 mg
- The higher dose of Phentermine, Phentermine Hydrocholoride 37.5 mg, comes as a tablet also.
How is Adipex P taken?
Adipex P is usually is taken by mouth before food as a single daily dose in the morning or three times a day 30 minutes before meals.
How to take the extended release Phentermine?
If you are taking the extended-release (long-acting) tablets, do not split, chew, or crush them tablet.
Make sure to let your doctor know if you take any of the following or taken these recently:
fluoxetine (Prozac), fluvoxamine (Luvox), guanethidine, insulin medications for weight loss and depression, paroxetine (Paxil), and sertraline (Zoloft), monoamine oxidase (MAO) inhibitors such as isocarboxazid (Marplan), phenelzine (Nardil), selegiline (Eldepryl, Emsam, Zelapar) and tranylcypromine (Parnate), or if you have stopped taking one of these medications in the past 2 weeks.
What special dietary instructions should I follow while taking Phentermine for weight loss?
Follow the diet and exercise program your doctor has given you. Phentermine works best in combination with a reduced calorie diet program such as the W8MD’s Very Low Calorie or Low Calorie Diet Plans.
What should I do if I forget a dose of Adipex?
Take the missed dose as soon as you remember it. However, if it is almost time for the next dose, skip the missed dose and continue your regular dosing schedule. Do not take a double dose to make up for a missed one.
What side effects can Phentermine cause?
Phentermine may cause side effects. Tell your doctor if any of these symptoms are severe or do not go away:
- dry mouth
- altered or unpleasant taste
- increased blood pressure
- heart palpitations
- shortness of breath
- chest pain
- swelling of the legs and ankles
- difficulty doing exercise that you have been able to do
- Phentermine may cause other side effects.
Call your doctor if you have any unusual problems during your treatment with phentermine.
What should I know about storage and disposal of Adipex?
Keep this medication in the container it came in, tightly closed, and out of reach of children. Store it at room temperature and away from excess heat and moisture.
In case of emergency/overdose
In case of overdose, call your local poison control center at 1-800-222-1222. If the victim has collapsed or is not breathing, call local emergency services at 911.
What other information should I know?
Keep all appointments with your doctor.
Brand names for Phentermine
Cost of Phentermine in NYC
At most W8MD medical weight loss centers, the biweekly program cost of $50.00, in addition to insurance for the physician visits, includes up to two weight medications such as Phentermine, Topiramate, or other combinations that might be appropriate for you.
Are you searching for the cheapest Cost Phentermine or other prescription weight loss medications for help losing weight in NYC?
After consultation with your weight loss physician, the doctor might consider this weight loss medication, phentermine and will discuss with you on whether it is appropriate for you.
Since our biweekly program cost of Others might charge 2-3 times this much but at W8MD’s Insurance Physician Weight Loss Program, you can save big on this.
Dosage for Adipex or Phentermine
The usual adult dose is one tablet (37.5 mg) daily, as prescribed by the physician, administered before breakfast or 1 to 2 hours after breakfast. The dosage may be adjusted to the patient’s need.
For some patients, half tablet (18.75 mg) daily may be adequate, while in some cases it may be desirable to give half tablets (18.75 mg) two times a day. Phentermine is not recommended for use in pediatric patients ≤ 16 years of age.
Late evening medication should be avoided because of the possibility of resulting insomnia.
Phentermine hydrochloride tablets are indicated as a short-term (a few weeks) adjunct in a regimen of weight reduction based on exercise, behavioral modification and caloric restriction in the management of exogenous obesity for patients with an initial body mass index ≥30 kg/m2, or ≥27 kg/m2 in the presence of other risk factors (e.g., controlled hypertension, diabetes, hyperlipidemia).
This or other weight loss medication or diet pill can be combined with a very low calorie diet of 800 calories and up with or without meal replacement for best and fast weight loss as recommended by the weight loss physician.
How about the combination of Phentermine and Topiramate for weight loss in NYC?
The combination of Phentermine with Topiramate is one of the most effective weight loss diet pill currently available for appetite suppression at the same time as helping reduce cravings especially, cravings for starchy foods!
What are the other weight loss medication options for weight loss in New York City?
For fast weight loss results*, our weight loss physicians in NYC can prescribe any appropriate FDA approved weight loss medications including the new and traditional diet pills when appropriate in addition to a low calorie diet and increased physical activity!
- Contrave (Bupropion and Naltrexone) – Brand new weight loss medication
- The latest weight loss drug FDA approved in December of 2014, Saxenda
- Phentermine and Topiramate (Qsymia) – New diet pill! (Phentermine and Topiramate is one of the most popular and most effectiveweight loss medications) for fast weight loss!
- Lorcaserin (Belviq) – New weight loss medication FDA approved in June of 2012.
- Phentermine (Adipex)
- Topiramate (Topamax)
- Phendimetrazine (Bontril)
- Diethylpropion (Tenuate)
- Xenical and others
Due to popular demand, acceptance is limited in our insurance physician weight loss program at this time on a first come, first serve basis in our Philadelphia, New York City or Wayne PA weight loss locations.
W8MD offers clinically proven 800-1200 Calorie VLCD(Very Low Calorie Diets) and Low Calorie Diet plans under careful medical supervision.
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