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Condition: Overweight
2/22/2008 4:24:10 PM

Reviewer: stacey, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
i have been on this medicine for 8 days and have lost 23 pounds and went down one whole jean sizr this amazing i love it

Condition: Overweight
2/22/2008 1:53:18 PM

Reviewer: pennymoore6969@yahoo.com, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have been on phen on & off for 1 1/2 yrs. Lost over fifty pounds!! Doc started me on 37.5 mg at first. had problems with this dosage, it gave me stomach aches so I went 2 the 30 mg. after that the aches went away. gives me energy and i dont want 2 eat anything. So when I do eat I try to eat healthier foods since I'm not eating a whole lot. I've had arthritis since i was 3 and losing ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Overweight
2/22/2008 1:52:10 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
i have been on the medicine for well over 4 months and have not lost much weight....it completely kills my apetite and many days have to remind myself to eat atleast once...but i have not lost more than a couple pounds...it gives me a lot of energy, but so far no dramatice weight loss....

Condition: Overweight
2/21/2008 11:55:48 AM

Reviewer: jodi m, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I tried this medication once before for 1 day and my blood pressure went up so I stopped. I wanted to try again so I started on this drug 5 weks ago, I take 1-2 hrs after breakfast. I have lost 22 lbs. in 5 weeks.My blood pressure is ok now. I really felt I needed a kick start and this really works.I am not hungry and some days I think I don't eat enough. At first I had great energy but have h ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Overweight
2/20/2008 3:06:17 PM

Reviewer: nana, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Have been on for almost two weeks, I have lost about 10 pounds, my start weight was 306. You can look and tell I have lost some weight. The weekend is the most difficult part for me because of the energy that you get from it and of course the dry mouth. It does make me drink more water which is a good thing. I'm going to start to include some form of exercise with it. It does curb your ne ... Show Full Comment

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