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Condition: Overweight
3/22/2008 1:57:46 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I have been on this medicine for about 3 months on/off. I'm scared that if I quit takin it that I will gain the weight back. I'm 5'2 and 160. I've lost about 10lbs since I've started. What am I suppose to do if I become addicted to the med.

Condition: Overweight
3/19/2008 8:05:18 PM

Reviewer: MS. LADY, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
it really works very well with a high protein low carb diet i lost 90 percent of my weight in three months

Condition: Overweight
3/19/2008 2:41:03 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I do not think this is a safe medication, it causes impotence, yes, the inability to have children. Not only that I attempted suicide and just got out of the hospital yesterday and think this drug altered my mind enough to make me do it. I feel fine since I have been off of it. Please this is legalized speed, not for everyone. It made me moody, emotional, and anxious. I lost some weight but my ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Overweight
3/17/2008 10:15:19 PM

Reviewer: thebear, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I started phentermine exactly 7 days ago. i experienced dry mouth but dealt with that by drinking lots of water and chewing gum and had a headache develop each day for about three days, i also had a feeling like i had had too much caffine but that went away after two days....i decided not to weigh myself more than once a week. I have gone from monday being 203- friday being 196...7 POUNDS!!! i was ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Overweight
3/15/2008 11:34:32 PM

Reviewer: Cindy Dennis, 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
In 1997 I weighed 185lbs I went my aunt and sister in law to this weight loss clinic and I lost over 50 lbs and was very satisfied but gained it back. ( due to the fact that I quit qorking out and not working) After the birth of my second son 11 years later I weigh 222.5 as of yestereday I went back on phentermine and so far this is the 2nd day and I have lots of energy and by nite time I slow d ... Show Full Comment

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