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    Condition: Overweight
    1/3/2008 8:39:01 PM

    Reviewer: Sean Miss Paul, 35-44 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Caregiver)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 2

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    My friend took this medicing for a couple of months about 4 and a half months to be exact. This medicing made him Bleed internaly and drowned his blood causing him to have a Heart Attack and Die.

    Condition: Overweight
    1/5/2008 2:33:44 AM

    Reviewer: minnie2007, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    The most important part of this drug is that it gives you the energy and the motivation to GET UP AND DO SOMETHING! Being active is the quickest way to take off weight. However, if you take the pill 1st thing in A.M., eat something small like an apple or bananna to prevent stomach ache.

    Condition: Overweight
    1/5/2008 1:04:26 AM

    Reviewer: goodlittlewitch9@yahoo.com, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    While taking this medication, I had more energy and less cravings for junk, but unfortunately it made my feet and legs swell so badly they hurt. I gained weight,because of the swelling, so I had to be taken off the med.

    Condition: Overweight
    1/4/2008 1:33:47 AM

    Reviewer: Iris, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    I have been taking it for about a year and only lose 10 ponds I have not time for exercise. I use it long time ago and it works by then. Now I am afraid of the side effects. but I won't stopped taking it

    Condition: Overweight
    1/3/2008 2:04:01 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    This medication is very easy to use if you ease into it. I started with the 15 mgs for 2 months and then went to 30 mgs for two months and now I am on the 37.5 mg for two months and then I will decrease down to 30 and 15 after that and go off of it. I have lost 60 pounds in 5 months on a low calorie low fat lifestyle change diet and exercise all the time being monitored by my doctor which is ver ... Show Full Comment

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