Medications We Offer:
Phentermine (Adipex P, Ionamin, Fastin )
Phentermine is the most effective and safest, diet medication. On it most of our patient lose five to ten pounds a month. It is taken once a day in the morning, and is time released to suppress your appetite all day long. Side effects are usually minor, including dry mouth, constipation, rapid heart rate, and nervousness. Some people find they have more energy.
Phendimetrazine (Bontril, Plegine)
Phendimetrazine is similar to phentermine, but is in a stronger strength category. Some people find it works better than phentermine, others find it doesn’t work as well. It is available in once daily doses of 105 mg, or 35 mg three times a day.
Diethylpropion (Tenuate, Tepanil)
Diethylpropion is similar to phentermine, but tends to have less but similar side effects, and is available in once daily doses of 75 mg, or 25 mg three times a day.
Topamax brand name of generic Topiramate is used for various medical problems including migraine headaches, seizures, and behavior problems in children. As a side effect it was noticed that people taking the drug lost typically twenty pounds. It is used off label as a weight loss medication.