| Phentermine, Adipex P, Pro-Fast SA
Phentermine is an appetite suppressant. It works by helping to release certain chemicals in the brain that control appetite.
Phentermine is useful for reducing weight in obese patients when used short-term and combined with exercise, diet, and behavioral modification.
Common Side effects
Digestion: Bad taste in mouth; constipation; diarrhea; dry mouth; upset stomach.
Changes in sex drive; impotence
Exaggerated sense of well being; Mood swings, agitation, irritability, nervousness, over-stimulation, restlessness, sleeplessness, difficulty sleeping
Severe side effects - Seek medical attention right away if any of these occur:
Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue); bizarre behavior; chest pain; fainting; fast heartbeat; pounding in the chest; shortness of breath; swelling of the legs and feet; tremor.
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