Guidelines To Use Phentermine For Effective Results{0}

Phentermine is a stimulant, which is similar to amphetamine and generic form of Adipex. It acts as an appetite suppressant that affects the central nervous system.  While you are on proper diet and exercise, you can use phentermine to treat obesity. However, some risk factors may occur to your health, such as high blood pressure, diabetes or high cholesterol.  The effectiveness of the treatment is determined by the measurement of body mass index.Read on to know more regarding this drug.

When you should not take Phentermine:

  • If the patient has issues like congestive heart failure, stroke, coronary artery diseases and heart rhythm problem
  • Uncontrolled high blood pressure
  • Glaucoma
  • Overactive thyroid
  • If the patient is in an agitated state
  • If the patient is breastfeeding or pregnant
  • History of alcohol or drug use
  • Prone to allergy on usage of diet pills and stimulants
  • If patient has history of pulmonary

In order to make sure the consumption of phentermine is safe, inform doctor if you have any such conditions mentioned above.

Safe consumption of phentermine:

People should take phentermine as prescribed by the doctor. One should avoid taking medicines in larger or smaller amount than the actual recommendation.  

  • According to some brands, phentermine should be taken on an empty stomach, i.e. 2 hours after breakfast or after breakfast.
  • In order to avoid the sleeping problem, one should take this medication early in a day or not later than 6 p.m.
  • One should take this drug for shorter periods, i.e. for a few weeks
  • Talk to your hygienist, if you have high sugar level or if you think that the medication is not working properly.
  • Do not stop medication suddenly; it may give you unpleasant effects of phentermine.
  • Store your drug at room temperature, which is away from heat and moisture.
  • Keep track of the amount of medicine being used for each new bottle.

However, be aware if anyone is using medicine improperly, i.e. without any prescription. This may lead the person to drug abuse.

Expected weight loss result caused by phentermine:

Suppressing appetite and reducing calorie intake may lead to major weight loss but use phentermine only as prescribed format. It is generally prescribed for individuals who are at least 100 pounds overweight and previously failed to achieve any weight loss result through traditional exercising and dieting.


It is always prescribed to take Adipex diet pills dosage ranging from 15mg to 30 mg resin complex and sustained –release capsules range from 30 mg to 37.5 mg. One can find dispersible or dissolvable tablets in 15 mg, 37.5 mg or 30 mg range. Doctors usually recommend to take single dose orally in the morning.

As most common reaction of Adipex is insomnia, doctors recommend patients to take the drug at the breakfast time. Talk to your doctor about the effectiveness and safety measures before you start taking pills. Not everyone feel phentermine Adipex side effects or adverse reactions. Although, it is meant to be prescribed with watchful monitoring on patient’s progress. The drug should be recommended with reduced caloric intake with lots of physical activity.