How to use phentermine
Take this phentermine 37.5mg by mouth as directed by your doctor, usually once a day, 1 hour before breakfast or 1 to 2 hours after breakfast.
If needed, your doctor may adjust your dose to take a small dose up to 3
times a day. Carefully follow your doctor's instructions. Taking this
medication late in the day may cause trouble sleeping (insomnia).
you are using sustained-release capsules, the dose is usually taken
once a day before breakfast or at least 10 to 14 hours before bedtime.
Swallow the medication whole. Do not phentermine 37.5mg crush or chew sustained-release
capsules. Doing so can release all of the drug at once, increasing the
risk of side effects.
If you are using the tablets made to dissolve in the mouth,
the dose is usually taken once a day in the morning, with or without
food. First, dry your hands before handling the tablet. Place your dose
on top of the tongue until it dissolves, then swallow it with or without water.
dosage phentermine 37.5 mg 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
This medication is usually taken for only a few weeks at a
time. It should not be taken with other appetite suppressants (see also Drug Interactions
The possibility of serious side effects increases with longer
use of this medication capsules phentermine and use of this drug along with certain other
diet drugs phentermine 37.5mg.
This medication may cause withdrawal reactions,
especially if it has been used regularly for a long time or in high
doses phentermine. In such cases, withdrawal symptoms (such as depression,
severe tiredness) may occur if you suddenly stop using this medication.
To prevent withdrawal reactions, your doctor may reduce your dose
Consult your doctor or pharmacist for more details, and
report any withdrawal reactions right away.
Rarely, abnormal drug-seeking behavior (addiction)
is possible with this phentermine 37.5 medication. Do not increase your dose, take it
more frequently, or use it for a longer time than prescribed. Properly
stop the medication when so directed.
This medication may stop
working well after you have been taking it for a few weeks. 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.
What conditions does phentermine treat?