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For Obesity "on 1/24/2017 I started taking 1 pill of Adipex 37.5mg once a day. I started at 262lbs. As of today 3/8/17 I now weigh 247lbs. It gives me energy without the jitters. I also suppresses my appetite I force myself to eat 5 small meals a day. I also do at least a 30 min workout 4 times a week. Adipex works! My normal doctor will not prescribe this medication so I see a weight loss doctor. I pay 100.00 a month for the meds."

   
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Nikki1217 (taken for 1 to 6 months) March 8, 2017

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For Weight Loss "I started adipex last Tuesday 2/28/17 my starting weight 208, today 3/6/17 my weight is 190.3, I'm amazed with this pill, first day I felt a very slight headache I thought it was cause I didn't have my regular cup of coffee , so I had one, I experienced slight nausea but didn't last long, it's amazing how my appetite has decrease and I can't eat completely my meal, till yesterday I didn't even feel hungry, today I felt hungry around 10:30 am and eat just a 1/3 part of a protein bar, at 12 have half of left over from yesterday dinner cause had no desire to finished, I'm very happy so far , also I have no problems to sleep, I take my pill every morning at 7 and eat for breakfast a protein bar an hour later with 16 oz of water, total 10 daily."

   
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Zulmaly (taken for less than 1 month) March 7, 2017

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For Weight Loss "I started this medication on 2/18/2017 at a starting weight of 323 lbs (I'm 5'11"). I've tried and tried to lose weight and it just was not happening. My doctor prescribed me this medication and put me on a strict 1600 calorie diet. So far I have lost 12 lbs in my 14 days on this medication. I do work out everyday and lift weights as well. If you combine a good diet and exercise with this medication I believe it most definitely will pay off."

   
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Wendee214 March 3, 2017

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For Weight Loss "I started this pill on 2/24/17 So far I have lost about a pound a day I only eat 1000 calories a day and exercise whenever I get up early enough I have experienced some terrible side effects which include dry mouth , insomnia , tingling in my left leg ,jitters, and headaches. The side effects are terrible but I've look up ways to deal with them dry mouth I drink a bunch of water , insomnia I take zzzquil jitters drink more water and take deep breaths , headaches I take pain pills. Does anyone know how long before my body gets used to this medication and the side effects go away ?"

   
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Ambylooloo (taken for less than 1 month) March 2, 2017

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For Weight Loss "I have been taking these pills on and off since last year. When I am strict with my diet I see amazing results. My body has adapted to them, so that is my only downfall. They are no as affective as when I 1st started them. To anyone having side effects, I was having terrible headaches and dry mouth. My doctor offers name brand and generic pills. The generic pills give me massive side effects, I can only take name brand. If you are having side effects take 1/2 pill in the am and the other 1/2 pill late morning. That way you can split the dose, it will stay in your system longer and may help with evening crashes."

   
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Ash H February 28, 2017

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For Weight Loss "I gained a lot of weight after having my 1st son and a failed IUD. My doc prescribed Adipex 37.5 and I took it 5-6 days per week for 5 months. In the beginning it gave me extreme dry mouth and it was hard to fall asleep because of the energy boost but it suppressed my appetite A LOT and if I ate to much it made me vomit. I started working out slowly a few times per week and by the time I stopped taking it I was working out 5 days a week. I am 5'8 and my start weight was 195 my end weight was 137.After my 2nd son I lost the weight easily and got back down to 140 but after my daughter I gained and could not lose anything, my energy was low and I could not control my appetite. As soon. As I am done breastfeeding I will be taking Adipex again"

   
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hollywoodblues February 27, 2017

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For Weight Loss "I started phentermine capsules end of August 2016 weight was about 197-199lbs starting out. I tried to lose weight for 2 years I had never been this heavy & felt miserable everyday cut out pop was drinking only water & attempted to diet with no success. Tried the tablets before 37.5 mg gained 10lbs so this time my primary doctor called in capsules to the pharmacy, within the first week I lost around 7lbs which I'm sure was water weight. First month I lost 25lbs give or take then the 2nd month I didn't lose so I went off of them for 2 weeks started again lost a couple more lbs. I am now 165lbs Feb. 2017 I haven't lost since but I have maintained. I also never exercised. 500 calories the first 3 weeks on them with breaks here & there."

   
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None123 February 20, 2017

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For Obesity "I started taking the apidex in January. I was prescribe 1 per day. My original weight was 305. I went for my follow up on 1/27/17. From 1/21/17 untill 1/27/17 I had lost 2.5 lbs in 6 days. My next visit is on 2/28/17 I will let you know if I lost any more weight. I have not done any exercise but I do have a lot more energy. I can walk without giving out of breath. So I hope I have lost more."

   
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Sweetdrip39 (taken for 1 to 6 months) February 14, 2017

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For Weight Loss "I'm 19, female 240 pounds and 5'8" I started taking adipex yesterday (02/10/2017 and I had a boost of energy for about 5 hours along with constantly sweating, dizzy, no appetite I had to force myself to eat and my heart racing and blurry vision here and there. I sure do hope to see results because these side effects are pretty terrible. Any recommendations? I'm drinking lots of water and eating with the pill."

Liz cotter February 10, 2017

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For Weight Loss "Today was my 1st day taking to pill. I had energy for about 12 hours and really no urge to eat although I did. I drank plenty of water today, I felt like I had dry mouth. No real bad side effects. I did work out and it help."

   
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Gemlady1 February 9, 2017

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For Weight Loss "Started on Jan16th 2017 and today is Feb 8th 2017 so far I've lost 11 pounds but I have skipped days which is about once a week and on my period days. Start weight was 200 and today I weigh 189. I workout out at least twice a week based on my busy schedule. The pill works great on my appetite and keeps me drinking water a gallon a day. I barely consume enough calories usually about 500 to 800 a day and I've noticed on my cheat days I end up losing more the next day. I need more motivation to get to my goal weight. Wish me luck ! 25 year old female 5'2"

   
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Vecia February 8, 2017

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For Obesity "I took this med about 8 years ago. Don't really remember how I felt taking it but after 2 mths and not losing any weight to warrant the purchase price of $30/mth, I stopped. I am giving it a new try. I haven't noticed any bad side effects that stand out or bother me. I believe the med curbs cravings and I usually don't feel like even eating dinner after work. But, that being said I haven't lost any weight yet. I need to get my daily meals back on track and continue the med and then I will update again in 1 week."

   
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GI-JEN February 7, 2017

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For Obesity "I started taking Adipex On Jan 1. 2014 until Feb 1 2014 - I lost 30 pounds even. I did only 30 minutes of Cardio a day. That was just brisk walking. MY side effects were; cotton mouth, extreme loss of appetite, I lost my ass , I had extreme energy, couldn't sleep, I was very focus, I had a pleasant attitude but quickly irritated, fast heart beat , blurry vision every now and again. My doctor told me that with adipex it helps you curb your hunger but when you work out it burns double calories. I was 180 - and went to 149. whe I stopped the weight never came back and it became hard for me to eat as much as I use to. I got pregnant and had a baby Jan 29 2015 - I am 180 pounds as of 2/4/17 and I started adipex again. Same symptoms and I'm losing a lot again"

   
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Ms. Kay February 4, 2017

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For Weight Loss "I started adipex-p 1-25-17 the first day within 30 mins of taking it, I was nauseated and started choking down water trying not to vomit, sadly I did anyway afterwards I continued the water, the nausea settled and I decided to try it the next day so far it's been 10 days on a 1300 calorie diet & workout 3-5 time a week and drinking mostly water only Juice once a week and I'm down 9lbs I'm 35 and very over weight with a goal from the doctor of 31lbs lol and that is me being reasonable. Anyway weight loss is a struggle and I wish everyone success with there goals but I think it's worth trying!"

Reddheadfoxx82 (taken for less than 1 month) February 3, 2017

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For Weight Loss "When I first started I had to take a blood test and low and behold the reason I had gained weight was my thyroid was not normal ( explains the gobs of hair falling out too) that 1st week I took both pills and it was seriously the worst week my body has ever put me through! Which I'm positive it was the thyroid meds but it made me an absolute wreck! I have now lost 15 lbs in a month and a half! I run on the treadmill everyday and well my eating is minimum which it has been like that since before this. The adipex makes me feel normal again easier to focus and at normal energy levels which I'm sure the thyroid meds are helping that along too. All & all completely worth it but make sure you have a complete blood test done before you take it!"

   
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Nicckiii (taken for 1 to 6 months) February 3, 2017

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For Obesity "It is very good at suppressing your habits, but I do find that it leaves dry mouth, hard to have bowel movements and it does affect your eyes."

   
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Jackqueb (taken for less than 1 month) January 27, 2017

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For Weight Loss "I started the pill on 1/24/17.. yesterday. I do have energy, not hungry at all. I have to force myself to eat. Only thing I have a concern with I have dry mouth. Which I guess not bad I went from drinking no water to drinking tons of it."

Barbara S January 25, 2017

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For Weight Loss "The first day, it was great!!! Did NOT have an appetite. In a week I had lost 4 pounds. After 2 months, it gives me energy for 7-8 hrs. Then, I CRASH & eat everything in sight. Dr. says--Be Patient. Crazy way to live. My other meds all make me gain weight!!"

   
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Dodie69 January 21, 2017

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For Weight Loss "I started adipex today and took it at 8am this morning...it's now 10:30 am and I feel hungry and don't have the energy everyone has talked about...I only took a half of a 37.5 guess I'll try a whole one tomorrow...."

   
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Anonymous December 28, 2016

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For Weight Loss "It definitely helps with cravings and weightloss, however if you have or do experience anxiety or depression already this pill is not going to help. I did lose about 5-6lbs the first couple weeks but I had to stop because it was making me a crazy person. I had the most horrible anxiety and I just felt mean and upset and sad and it really affected my emotions negatively. Just be careful!"

   
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Maddog878 December 21, 2016

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For Weight Loss "I'm 5'4 weighing at 160. I've always been 115-120.Two years ago I had thyriod problems which made me gain some weight.I started adipex 12/12/16 starting out a half of a pill. I took it around 10:30 when I woke up I had the energy to go walking.. Before the pill I had 0 energy and wasn't motivated to exercise. I felt like I had energy all day and didn't have much of an appitite. I had to go to work that night 4:00-11:00pm still having my energy but I felt like I was starting to crash by the time I got off work. I also slept good that night which I never do. So today I took the other half of the pill around 7:00am with no breakfast. I was more tired today but wasn't as hungry. Tomorrow I'm going to try a whole pill."

Bblay2010 December 14, 2016

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For Weight Loss "I've been taking Adipex 15 mgs every morning for 5 days now. Day 1 I felt jittery but now I feel great! It has decreased my appetite and given me energy! Eating much less. I think I'm down @5 pounds, hope to lose much more. I'm 280 pounds and should be 160."

   
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Can't weight (taken for less than 1 month) November 20, 2016

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For Obesity "I am 227 lbs and 5'3". I started taking the Adipex 37.5 today (11-18-16) at 7:30 am. I could tell that I took it because I was very talkative, and not energetic as in bouncing off the walls or nothing, but more like I actually had the energy to do my work and I was really focused on it. Done more today at work than I done all week. Only thing I have a problem with is when I ate it felt like I slowed down, and all my energy was gone. Maybe it want be like this the whole time. I will keep ya'll updated on my progress."

   
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ShaeAC November 18, 2016

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For Weight Loss "I started Adipex on 11/14/16 my starting weight was 310 weight today is 301 it's day 4 I weighed in yesterday and lost 9 lbs. I don't seem to have more energy. But it does work. The only side effects I have are dry mouth, and a slight headache. I have absolutely no appetite, and have to force myself to eat but I also have no desire to drink sodas or ANY junk food. Which is a great thing. I love this pill and would recommend it."

E.E. (taken for less than 1 month) November 17, 2016

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For Weight Loss "The first week I had to force my self to eat I didn't have a taste for anything but once I took my first bite I ate it all Two meal a day big breakfast before pill The second week it was self control slight headaches from missing meals so don't skip meals I drunk tea so I could use the bathroom Ate high fiber foods and high protein foods No sugar no drugs no alcohol no caffeine don't drink alcohol with this medicine alcohol is a depressant and APEX gives you energy you are going to feel so weird plus alcohol is sugar it's empty Calories I lose total of ten pounds in two weeks I'm going on my third week Stay at 2000 -2500 calories per day Drink water no snacking eat salad if you get the urge I'm a medical student hopes this helps"

   
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Skinny gal November 15, 2016

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