Phentermine for Weight Loss
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  • Phentermine, a prescription medication, can be used to assist with the battle of obesity

  • Immediate release Phentermine pills enter the blood stream as soon as they are taken and time-release Phentermine capsules release their medication into the body over an extended period of time, generally 8 or 12 hours

  • These include: Mild Blurred vision, dry mouth, sleeplessness, irritability, stomach upset or constipation may occur the first few days as your body adjusts to the medication

  • Moderate Chest pain, pounding heart, difficulty urinating, breathing difficulties or swelling while taking this medication Severe Primary pulmonary hypertension (PPH) and cardiac valvular disease have been reported in patients receiving a combination of Phentermine and Fenfluramine (Phen-fen) or dexfenfluramine

  • Most patients should not expect to reach an ideal body weight using the currently available medications

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  • Type 2 diabetes is usually controlled with diet, exercise, and oral medications

  • Prediabetes can be reversed without insulin or medication by losing a modest amount of weight and increasing your physical activity

  • It results from taking too much diabetes medication or insulin (sometimes called ), missing a meal, doing more exercise than usual, drinking too much alcohol, or taking certain medications for other conditions

  • Diabetic ketoacidosis can be precipitated by infection, trauma, missing medications like insulin, or medical emergencies like stroke and heart attack

  • This syndrome typically occurs in people with type 2 diabetes who are not controlling their blood sugar levels or have become dehydrated or have stress, injury, stroke, or medications like steroids


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  • Xenical is an oral prescription weight loss medication used to help obese people lose weight and keep the weight off

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  • Just type in your question and click 'Ask' Powered by TM Welcome to XENICAL.com! XENICAL is a prescription medication that can help considerably overweight people lose weight and keep it off

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  • ROCHE SEEKS NEW INDICATION FOR XENICAL FOR TREATMENT OF TYPE 2 DIABETES -- Xenical, the Prescription Weight Loss Medication, Now Shown to Help Type 2 Diabetics Who are Overweight and Obese Lower Their Blood Sugar When Used in Combination with Other Antidiabetic Agents -- Hoffmann-La Roche Inc

  • Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for a new indication for its prescription weight loss medication Xenical ® (orlistat) to improve glycemic control when used as an adjunct to other antidiabetic treatments in overweight or obese patients with type 2 diabetes

  • In addition, patients with type 2 diabetes treated with Xenical were able to reduce their daily doses of other antidiabetic medications, such as sulfonylureas, insulin, and metformin

  • "The clinical trial data are exciting because they show that overweight patients with type 2 diabetes can improve their overall health, reduce their daily dose of diabetes medication, and control their symptoms with the addition of Xenical to their diabetes treatment regimen." Study Results The new application is supported by findings from seven large multicenter, randomized, placebo-controlled trials involving 2, 600 patients with type 2 diabetes

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  • New Study Suggests that Xenical ® (orlistat) has Benefits Beyond Weight Loss for Insulin-Dependent Type 2 Diabetes Patients -- Improvements in glycemic control and cardiovascular risk factors were also observed; Need for insulin and oral diabetes medications reduced -- Treatment with the prescription weight-loss medication Xenical ® (orlistat) can have significant benefits for overweight or obese people with insulin-treated type 2 diabetes who have sub-optimal metabolic control, according to a new study published in the June issue of the journal Diabetes Care

  • At enrollment, the two groups were similar in terms of gender, race, body weight, mean daily insulin dose, serum HbA 1c , fasting glucose and use of oral diabetes medications

  • More Xenical-treated patients (41.3%) decreased or discontinued at least one oral diabetes medication during the study compared to placebo (30.9%)

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  • Northern County Psychiatric Associates Psychiatric Services For Children, Adolescents, Adults and Families Baltimore, Maryland 410-329-2028 Adult AD/HD Children & Adolescents Medication Organization Skills School Children & Adolescents Adults Medication Postpartum Seasonal Depression Family Issues Medication Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder Body Dysmorphic Disorder Panic Agoraphobia Separation Anxiety Disorder Specific Medications Free Medication Programs Postpartum Depression PMS Menopause AD/HD Depression Anxiety Family therapy Phobias Search Our Site by Key Words Enter the word or phrase to search for: Only match whole words New Medications for Adults with AD/HD Revised Fall 2004 It has has long appeared that the medication situation for AD/HD was reversed from that of other psychiatric conditions

  • For other conditions, psychiatrists who treated children and adolescents had relatively fewer medications that had actually been tested on children

  • We had to extrapolate from adult data, make do with fewer medications, and base our prescribing practices on less research data

  • Although medication choices were still more limited than they are today, clinicians still had more information on how the medications affected AD/HD children than they did on how the same medications affected adults

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  • Certain drugs such as steroids, some antidepressants, and some medications for psychiatric conditions or seizure disorders may cause weight gain

  • Be sure your doctor knows all the medications you are taking (including over-the-counter medications and dietary supplements)

  • He or she may recommend a different medication that has less effect on weight gain


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