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Condition: Adjunct Treatment of Obesity in a Comprehensive Weight Reduction Regimen
2/19/2015 9:18:26 PM

Reviewer: SPC, 35-44 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have been on it for a total of 5 weeks now and have lost a total of 22 lbs. That is just with the medication and change in diet no exercise. My goal is another 58 lbs

Condition: Adjunct Treatment of Obesity in a Comprehensive Weight Reduction Regimen
2/12/2015 9:36:55 PM

Reviewer: RDWP, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Today marks my one year on Qsymia and I wanted to see if there were any long term affects so I decided to read these comments. To my surprise there doesn’t seem to be any long term users….most are 90 days or less. I am pleased to say in that since I started this drug I have lost 138lbs and I am going to continue until I lose 75 more. This drug is really for those who need it. I have but back ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Adjunct Treatment of Obesity in a Comprehensive Weight Reduction Regimen
1/28/2015 3:35:18 PM

Reviewer: Christinatopia, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
This has been a great weight loss drug for me. I have PCOS which has always made it difficult for me to lose weight, despite eating healthy and exersise. What I really felt I needed was some sort of metabolism booster. This has done the trick. I've been on it about 90 days so far and lost about 16 pounds. Was hoping for a little more weight loss by now, but i'll take it. With the PCOS this ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Adjunct Treatment of Obesity in a Comprehensive Weight Reduction Regimen
1/23/2015 7:14:36 AM

Reviewer: mpm, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I lost three pounds on the regular dosage in the past three months, with not working out regularly and starting it at the beginning if the holiday season. It has been increasingly hard for me to lose, as I am starting menopause. I have suffered some side effects from this drug, however which are causing me to stop it. Mainly anger issues that prevent me from working together with coworkers, and ag ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Adjunct Treatment of Obesity in a Comprehensive Weight Reduction Regimen
1/20/2015 6:24:21 PM

Reviewer: rcpeasel, 25-34 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have been on this Qsymia for 40 days now and lost 25 lbs. I have not had any side effects to date, beside carbonated beverages tasting bad. I wish my doctor would let me stay on it for longer than 90 days!

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