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User Reviews for Phentermine (Page 9)

Also known as: Adipex-P, Atti-Plex P, Fastin, Ionamin, Obenix, Obephen, Oby-Cap, Oby-Trim, Panshape M, Phentercot, Phentride, Pro-Fast HS, Pro-Fast SA, Pro-Fast SR, Suprenza, ...show all 19 brand names

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Adipex-P (phentermine) for Weight Loss: "I've just recently started taking adpex again because I need to lose a little bit more weight. The first month I worked out intensively, and ate good healthy food. I didn't starve myself I ate what I wanted just in moderation. I lost 16 pounds in one month. The 2nd month I did the same lost around 10 pounds. In total I lost 50 pounds in 3 months. If you diet and exercise with this product you WILL drop weight like crazy! And on the plus side it's actually cheaper than buying supplements at the store, no new health food, just go to your doctor and set a goal!"

   
10

Anonymous (taken for 1 to 6 months) November 19, 2015

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Adipex-P (phentermine) for Weight Loss: "I started this medicine for weight loss...I have type 2 dm with PCOS. I started adipex on 10/30/15. My weight was 260lbs and was very unhappy. My first week on this pill I lost 10lbs and the next week I weighed in a 245lbs 15lbs in two weeks!!! Its amazing results. I had major side effects ranging from headaches, upset stomach, diarrhea, blankness and heart racing, I stuck with it and only thing I have a problem is the diarrhea and upset stomach....I weigh myself tomorrow for the third week...the energy I have now is unbelievable...I'm really happy I chose this..."

   
9.0

lillydove1982 (taken for less than 1 month) November 19, 2015

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For Weight Loss: "I started taking them in May 2015, I weighed 196, first week I lost five lbs, I did get dry mouth dizziness, constipation, and insomnia, had to force my self to sleep, and doing Zumba with this pill and a Herbalife pill with or without it together I felt like my heart was jumping out of my chest when exercising it did give me a boost of energy but I started freaking out about it, also my bones like the joints started hurting.. Think they warn u to take calcium or iron pills, vitamins. Month later I'm at 182. After that I would take half here and there then stopped till October. Now I weigh 176 I've started researching cause of chest pains, tired, headache, all the negatives I've read when they were tested, not worth the health risk"

   
6.0

Normal person (taken for 1 to 6 months) November 19, 2015

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For Obesity: "I went to my doctor yesterday and he put me on the Phentermine 37.5. So I started today NOVEMBER 18,2015. My weight is 339. I will check back in one month from today and report my progress. Good luck to everyone. Blessings to you all. We are all on a journey, that hopefully will help us lose the weight, change our eating habits, and make us feel good about ourselves again."

Glee55 (taken for less than 1 month) November 18, 2015

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For Weight Loss: "I've been on this medication since Wednesday, Nov. 11th. It's Tuesday, Nov. 17th, and I've gone down 5 pounds in 6 days. So far the only side effect is dry mouth at times which gave me more of a reason to drink more water. I take mine at 6:30 in the mornings, and it's effective all day. Some evenings I notice I'm tired more than others but not every evening. I pair this with eating healthier and exercise to try and get the maximum results. I've cut out coke and fast food. And my portions are basically cut in half. I don't feel like eating like I used to. Overall, I'm loving it so far."

   
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imalee November 17, 2015

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For Weight Loss: "Well I have been on 37.5 for 6 Months and went from 287 to 225 I am very pleased with my results and portray I don't gain the weight back once I stop taking them"

   
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SexyLexi November 16, 2015

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For Weight Loss: "A little background: I am 23, and prior to starting the medication I struggled to lose weight one or two pounds a month and would always immediately gain back. I started Phen. 37.5 On October 9, 2015 with a starting weight of 226.8 and just had my first weight check at doc on November 13, 2015 and I am now 210.3! I have been doing very light exercise 45 minutes 2x a week and have cut out fast food, still eat pretty much the same foods however with a focus on portion control, and the only beverage I consume is water sometimes adding in a sugar free drink packet. The only side effect I have experienced is really dry mouth but I have uped my water intake to combat that. I typically take the pill at 8:45am so that it doesn't effect my sleep."

   
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NieceyNae November 16, 2015

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Adipex-P (phentermine) for Weight Loss: "Weighed 431 7/28/15 I've been weighing over 400lbs for the last 3yrs.Went for my annual physical 10/27/15. Weighed 421. Lost a whopping 10lbs in 3.months on my own...Wow!.Dr said we had 2do something either surgery or medication. I chose meds. Overall I'm rather healthy except 4this wt. We chose adipex. I went for my 1st visit 11/12/15 n had lost 10lbs in 2wks. I'm more energetic n have started exercing. Follow me on here. C u in 2wks"

   
9.0

RHSMVP '80 November 16, 2015

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For Weight Loss: "I did lose weight and had tons of energy. The side effects are not worth it though. I now have a heart murmur and Raynaud's disease. Yes these are side effects of this medication."

   
1.0

ymneel November 16, 2015

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For Weight Loss: "I am on day two of 30mg phentermine. I can already tell it's working, I'm less bloated, my sweets craving is gone and I'm rarely hungry. I tend to have to make myself eat not because I'm hungry but because my body tells me it's time. I was on this medication years ago and lost 30lbs in 3 months. The doctor I am seeing now has no limit as to how long I can or can't be on this medication. The first month is to be focusing on eating habits. I love it so far! can't wait to weigh in and see what it's doing."

   
5.0

jesssimp1983 November 15, 2015

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For Weight Loss: "Hello, I have never in my life had something to work like phentermine, my beginning weight was 270 on 10/22/15 now I'm 258 on 11/14/15."

   
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Shar1 (taken for less than 1 month) November 14, 2015

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For Weight Loss: "I have been on Phentermine for 4 weeks exactly. I have 80 pounds to lose.To date I have lost 23 pounds. I also follow a low carb Paleo eating plan.1200 calories and around 50 grams of carbs per day.I also workout daily doing cardio,for me this is more effective than walking.I have no side effects."

   
9.0

jackie2222 (taken for 1 to 6 months) November 13, 2015

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Adipex-P (phentermine) for Weight Loss: "I started Adipex back in 2011 and within 5 months I was down 40lbs, looked and felt amazing. I'm 5'11", male and started at 250lbs, At the peak of Adipex working I got down to 175lbs with minimal working out but I worked at a job on my feet all day and active. In 2012 I left my active job for a desk job and stopped smoking... I gained around 20lbs... unfair but understandable. I was then told by my doctor that she wanted to take me off of it because I had plateaued and she didn't think it was working... 2 years later and I'm up to 265lbs, and miserable. I've started Adipex again but it doesn't appear to be working... I'm drastically less active but I'm seeing no change. Great for short time... but it will catch up when you stop."

   
8.0

Yoyo weight (taken for 2 to 5 years) November 11, 2015

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For Weight Loss: "Prebaby weight 2004 135lbs. 5ft 8in. Weight at full term 250lbs. 1 year after 1st baby 160lbs. Weight at full term 2nd baby 225lbs in 2010. 1 year after 2nd baby 190lbs. 2015 still between 190-200lbs. Phentermine day 1 Oct 1st 2015 201lbs, day 45 180lbs!!! It just keeps shedding!!! 30 mg. Once a day. No side effects, less appetite, more energy!!!"

   
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Oregon1981 (taken for 1 to 6 months) November 10, 2015

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For Weight Loss: "To start out here a brief background. I've never had issues with my weight. Even after I had my 3rd child at 28. I still was able to loose the weight in about 6 months. I was back at 140. Then I had my 4th child at 31. 2 months after having her, I got a tubal. Than packed on more weight on top of just having a baby. When I stepped on the scales at 213, I about cried. So I went to my doctor and got the diet medicine. Out of curiosity I stepped on the scale. It read 199. I'm trying not to get my hopes up. But I'm excited to be back under 200. My goal is 140. Besides the dry mouth and running to the bathroom is the only side effects I've had. And I can live with that till this weight comes off. I'm excited to see what it will be in a month."

   
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Momma of 4 November 10, 2015

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For Obesity: "On September 30 my doc put me on the 30mg. At first I didn't want to eat while I was on it because It just took away all my desire to eat. Well I found out that in order for me to loose the weight I had to eat even if it was just snacking throughout the day. So I started snacking and then eating a small meal in the evening and I began to notice when I did this that my energy level was much higher. Well I went back to my doc today and it has been a month on the medicine I have lost 15lbs, from 319 to 320 the best thing is even though that may not seem like a lot, I have went down one pant size and shirt size. So my doctor was very pleased with my loss and we decided to go up to the 37.5 mg. So Hopefully I will continue to drop much more"

   
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TideFan36 (taken for 1 to 6 months) November 9, 2015

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For Obesity: "Nov 9, 2015 just started. I am 5'4" at 190.. with a 7 min work out and 1hr in the gym.."

2dee November 9, 2015

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For Obesity: "So my Dr just gave me the weight loss pill 37.5 on 11/6/15 cause it's so hard for me to lose weight I'm 30 years old and 5'6 429lbs yes I know but Anyways I also have edema so he gave me a water pill Laxis 20mg. Over the weekend I weighed myself when I went to get my blood drawn this morning and the scale said 402.2 I was in total shock but I know that was probably all of the water weight that was on my body but that was still good to me. With the weight loss pill with only being on it for 3 days now I have seen my energy increase rapidly and my appetite has gone down I have to make myself eat which is once a day and I'll have a snack but I haven't had a desired to eat any sweets or anything. I go back to the Dr on 11/20 pray for me"

   
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Terrae Jackson November 9, 2015

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For Weight Loss: "I have been taking Phentermine 15mg for about 1 week now. I try to not step on the scale every morning but I can't help it. All of these veggies and calorie counting is killing me! On the bright side, it seems that I am losing a half of a pound a day so far. I am not exercising as of YET, but I will make time for it. I always keep a bottle of water near me due to the DRY mouth. But I like it so far and I can't wait to see the end results!!! Good luck everyone!"

   
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Sade S November 8, 2015

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For Weight Loss: "I started taking this after going to the Dr and seeing I was not healthy at all. I've never been this big in my 30yrs of life. I started on October 22nd weighing 226 this morning I weighed 210. I didn't have a lot of side affects. The first few days I felt wired and couldn't sleep but now I just feel full of energy. I cut out all sweets, soda, and energy drinks. I don't crave anything like that except a sprite here n there but I'll take 2 drinks and I'm done with it. You do have dry mouth at first but it just makes you want to drink water which is good. I absolutely love this and so thankful for because my Dr said if I didn't get my health back right I would have a stroke or heart attack in 5/10 years. I recommend this 1000% Good luck!!"

   
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Landrum84 November 7, 2015

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For Weight Loss: "This was a great pill!! I lost over 30 pds in 3months.160 when I started down to 128pd.I have been off about 6months. Now I weight 160 again.when u stop the pill u will gain the weight bk I promise"

   
9.0

cass36 November 7, 2015

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For Weight Loss: "I am a 57 year old woman just going into menopause. I gained about 15 pounds. I could eat all day and it seemed like I couldn't get full.i would exercise , but I over ate my workouts. I would always start a diet on Monday, and would stay focused until the weekend came. I was so tired of losing and gaining the same 4 pounds. I went to my doctor for my yearly checkup and explain to him my menopause weight gain.i asked for some diet pills and he suggested phentermine. Started on October 5 at 186. At my 30 day weight in I am 176. I am on my second round and will be weighing in December. The only side effects were dry mouth, slight headache, and constipation, and trouble sleeping. After a week side effects none. Goal weight 165."

   
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Sandee316 (taken for 1 to 6 months) November 6, 2015

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For Obesity: "I just started yesterday on phentermine, I have a spinal cord injury and pelvic fracture so my physical ability is limited, I am extremely over weight, I can't do sport .how much I have lost or if any at all, I will in 2 weeks.."

   
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NITABoo November 5, 2015

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For Weight Loss: "I've been taking phentermine for a few months, I've posted some past results before! :) started taking it August 8th 2015 weighing 210 it's now Nov 4 2015 and I weigh 185 pounds"

   
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Klsull01 November 5, 2015

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Adipex-P (phentermine) for Obesity: "Lost 4 pounds in a month...but did drop a pant size. Heart rate was way too high! Was taken off medication."

   
5.0

app27 November 4, 2015

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