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Condition: Overweight
1/30/2008 12:29:14 AM

Reviewer: lifeisgood, 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:
just recently started taking phen this week. has anybody tried this drug with celexa. the pharmacist said they have a moderate drug interaction but doctor said ok to take both. wondering if anyone else may be taking both and have they suffered any major side effects?

Condition: Overweight
1/29/2008 12:41:01 AM

Reviewer: pmpark03, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:

Condition: Overweight
1/28/2008 10:17:06 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I'VE BEEN TAKING THIS PHEN FOR ALMOST 2 WEEKS I'VE LOST 12 POUNDS, AND I TOOK THIS PREVIOUSLY AND LOST ABOUT 30 POUNDS 2 YEARS AGO, BUT FOR SOME REASON THIS TIME I BEEN HAVING VER BAD CHEST PAINS ESPECIALLY IN THE LAST 3 DAYS. I'M NOT SURE WHETHER THIS WILL GO AWAY, BUT I WOULD REALLY LIKE TO LOSE THE 45LBS.

Condition: Overweight
1/28/2008 7:50:55 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have been on this medicine for a little over a year and I have lost only 40 lbs. I am happy with this becaue I have tried other diets and things to lost weight and nothing has worked for me. My doctor put me on 37.5 mg. She has also told me to skip days in between doses so my body doesn't get used to it.

Condition: Overweight
1/28/2008 6:02:56 PM

Reviewer: HaveNoFearTrustInGod, 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:
I just started taking Phentermine on Sunday and I love it. I never thought that I could go hours without wanting to eat something. When I did eat, I noticed that I really did not want to finish eating all my food. I have not weighted myself, but I do feel a change in my clothes. Since it has only been two days I will wait five more days before I weight myself. I will come back and let you know how ... Show Full Comment

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