Wednesday, August 27, 2008
Phentermine is an approved drug that is being to used to control appetite (suppress hunger) and consequently lose weight. Best results can be obtained when the drug is accompanied with exercise and a proper diet...! It might all sound very good but,phentermine does have a few side effects and certain precautions need to be taken before one can start using it..A Phentermine Diet should not be clubbed with any other drugs like dexfenfluramine, fenfluramine, furazolidone, guanadrel, guanethidine, and should not be taken even if you have consumed monoamine oxidase inhibitor (MAOI) (eg, phenelzine), in the last 14 days. Also,be aware of substances you are allergic to,some people may be allergic to the ingredients of the drug.Pregnant women and breastfeeding mothers will have to wait!! It is also not recommended for children below 16 years. It would be best to monitor any possible side effect during the first few days of use.Other side effects of the drug include increased blood pressure and heart rate,a dry mouth,constipation, diarrhea, restlessness, and insomnia.