Bontril 105 mg is used with a doctor-approved exercise, behavior change, and reduced-calorie diet program to help you lose weight. It is used by certain overweight people, such as those who are obese or have weight-related medical problems. Losing weight and keeping it off can lessen the many health risks that come with obesity, including heart disease, diabetes, high blood pressure, and a shorter life.
It is not known how this medication
helps people to lose weight. It may work by decreasing your appetite,
increasing the amount of energy used by your body, or by affecting
certain parts of the brain. This medication is an appetite suppressant and belongs to a class of drugs called sympathomimetic amines.
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Take the immediate-release form of this medication by mouth,
usually 2 to 3 times a day 1 hour before meals or as directed by your
doctor. Taking this medication late in the day may cause trouble sleeping (insomnia).
sustained-release form of phendimetrazine is usually taken once a day
30 - 60 minutes before the morning meal. Swallow this medication whole.
Do not crush, chew, or break the capsules. Doing so can destroy the long
action of the drug and may increase side effects.
The dosage Bontril 105mg is
based on your medical condition and response to therapy. Your doctor
will adjust the dose to find the best dose for you. Use this medication
regularly and exactly as prescribed in order to get the most benefit
from it. To help you remember, take it at the same time(s) each day.
Bontril 105mg (Phendimetrazine)
is usually taken for only a few weeks at a time. It should not be taken
with other appetite suppressants (see also Drug Interactions
section). The possibility of serious side effects increases with longer
use of this medication and use of this drug 105mg bontril along with certain other
This medication bontril 105mg may cause withdrawal reactions,
especially if it has been used regularly for a long time or in high
doses. In such cases, withdrawal symptoms (such as depression,
severe tiredness) may occur if you suddenly stop using this medication bontril 105 mg.
To prevent withdrawal reactions, your doctor may reduce your dose
gradually. Consult your doctor or pharmacist for more details, and
report any withdrawal reactions right away.
Bontril 105mg Rarely, abnormal drug-seeking behavior (addiction)
is possible with this medication. Do not increase your dose, take it
more frequently, or use it for a longer time than prescribed. Properly
stop the medication Bontril 105mg when so directed.
This medication may stop
working well after you have been taking it for a while. Talk with your
doctor if this medication stops working well. Do not increase the dose
unless directed by your doctor. Your doctor may direct you to stop
taking this medication bontril 105.
What conditions does Bontril 105mg treat?