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Condition: Overweight
1/24/2008 7:59:47 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I am a mother of 3 and im 34 years old. I started taking this 6 months ago and lost 30 lbs, but had a bad side effect. i quit taking the pill and i have numbness on the left side of my body, i feel scared confused and panicked a lot. it has affected my entire family. it has been 7 days since i stopped medication and im scared that it will be a permanent effect on me. hoping it will go away but i d ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Overweight
1/24/2008 6:17:47 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I gained about 50 pounds in 9 months due to a back injury at work and wasn't able to workout. My doc prescribed the medication to see how it worked. I started taking the medication at the start of jan. I have lost 25 pounds so far as of today, along with exercise and dieting. I didn't have any of the side effects described by other posters. My doc bumped me up to 30 mg about a week ago so ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Overweight
1/24/2008 4:10:43 PM

Reviewer: Compwiz1, 35-44 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
Effectivness is lost over time. For me, after 2 months, not very effective any longer. The drug was slightly addictive for me. Definite mood changes for me as well

Condition: Overweight
1/24/2008 3:17:30 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
My doctor prescribe this drug for me because I am currently about 25 to 30 lbs over weight and I had a big problem with portion control and this drug has helped me a lot I haven't lost too much weight so far about 5 to 7 lbs it seems like it is coming off slowly however I don't feel hungry all the time like I used to and I seem to get fuller faster so it has helped me in that factor I hope ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Overweight
1/24/2008 2:55:32 PM

Reviewer: TeriLynn, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
This is my second day on the drug and I've lost about 2 lbs. A little jittery yesterday but feel better today. I want to lose about 40 lbs before my wedding in Feb '09 but I'm on the drug mainly because the extra weight causes a lot of pain in my knee.

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