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Condition: Overweight
6/5/2008 1:19:52 PM

Reviewer: cpdbldog, 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:
I have had very little problems with this drug. It helped take the nagging hunger pain away and allowed me to eat less. It did not make me tired, I did notice the slight jitters, but nothing too bad. I have lost 50 pounds on this plan, but with lots and lots of exercise...I did not lose weight if I didn't exercise. My doctor put me on a 25mg dose after I lost 30 pounds and I only take 1 pi ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Overweight
5/28/2008 1:02:17 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
This drug does work for appetite control. I have been using it off and on for months. Lately, I have had trouble sleeping at night (I take it at 9am). I have dry mouth, and have lost my sex drive. But, at least I'm thin! Overall, I would not suggest using it for very long. I did not have these symptoms when I first started the drug.

Condition: Overweight
4/2/2008 1:00:45 PM

Reviewer: Marian, 55-64 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've only been taking this for 1 month (tomorrow) but have had such a good experience I thought I'd share here. My doctor has me taking 1/2 pill in morning and then 1/2 later in day. I did this the first week but cut it down to just 1/2 pill daily. Appetite suppresant has given me hope and allowed me to completely change the foods eaten to healthy now. I've lost about 16 lbs. Obesity r ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Overweight
1/3/2008 6:45:30 PM

Reviewer: ciara, 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 worked wonders. I look like a different person. It was great.

Condition: Overweight
11/15/2007 9:15:02 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Worked great the first 2 months I lost 28 pounds but am struggling to loose anymore even with diet exercise and the pills, they seem to work in the begining and than after a few months start to not.

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