30 Oct 2012
Hello danielle50. Phentermine is perscribed for the short term usage only. Maxiumun is 14 days and not recommened for longer. Reasons are as follows. In as much is that your bodys immune system builds up a tolerance to the drug the longer one is on it. Simply put, the longer on the drug, the less its effectiveness. Side effects can be dangerous to say the least. High blood pressure, increase in your heart rate to name two. As to when and how often to taking it and stopping the drug, is up to the physician. Regards pledge
- Phentermine Information for Consumers
- Phentermine Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Phentermine (detailed)
Search for questions
Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.
I have been taking phentermine for going on 3 months now. I was really happy at first because I was losing weight, but now nothing seems to make me ...
2 answers • 24 May 2010
I started taking phentermine 4 days ago. I can not do much of any excerise due to disabilities.So far I have not lost even 1 pound yet I have cut ...
1 answer • 30 Apr 2011
I would like to stop it completely. I feel so run down when I quit taking it. How long does this last? I know long term usage is not good, and I feel ...
1 answer • 1 Jul 2011