I hvae benn taking this for 3 weeks, with all the normal side effects dry mouth, headache. The only thing that worries me is that I cant seem to identify the tablet as it has no code on it, is this unusal, thery are round and pink
Available in tablets containing 37.5 mg Phentermine hydrochloride (equivalent to 30 mg Phentermine base). Each Phentermine hydrochloride tablet for oral administration is white with blue specks, capsule shaped, bisected and debossed "5030" on one side and debossed "V" on the reverse side.
Dry mouth is one of the possible side effects of phentermine. However, the exact percentage of people who developed a dry mouth due to phentermine has not been reported.
Phentermine and Dry Mouth: Recommendations
For people taking phentermine, there are some things that you can do to help with a dry mouth. Some of these suggestions include:
Try to avoid drinks with caffeine, such as coffee, tea, and many sodas. Caffeine can dry out the mouth.
Don't use tobacco or alcohol, as they can dry out the mouth.
Sip water or sugarless drinks often.
Sip water or sugarless drinks during meals. This will make chewing and swallowing easier; it may also improve the taste of food.
Be aware of spicy or salty foods because they may cause pain in a dry mouth.
Chew sugarless gum or suck on sugarless hard candy to stimulate saliva flow; cinnamon- or mint-flavored candies are good choices.
It is important to understand that a dry mouth can be more than just uncomfortable or annoying; a severe or long-lasting dry mouth can actually cause dental problems.
Could also cause headaches, please seek medical attention, hope the info helps? Take care, be well & safe!
rajieve is right on everything as far as i know ... i took phentermine (wanted to lose about 30 pounds)around 5 years ago ... i had to stop taking it because of high blood pressure... (i lost about 10) i only took it for a very short time ... so please always watch ouy for that high blood pressure... take care ... hope you lose what you want... one last thing ... mine were white with the little blue specks
- Phentermine Information for Consumers
- Phentermine Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Phentermine (detailed)
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