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Condition: Overweight
11/11/2007 7:45:25 PM

Reviewer: Serendipty_22, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Well I started taking Phentermine on 09-25-2007 and as of 11-7-2007 I have lost 12 pounds. According to the BMI scale I am considered obese at 5'5" and 201 pounds, down to 189 pounds now. My goal is to get to 125 pounds and stay there. I was diagnosed with disc degenerative disease which had caused me to fracture a vertebrea along with an accident at work. I had back surgery and ha ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Overweight
11/11/2007 12:36:34 PM

Reviewer: lovethatdress, 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:
I'm not severly overweight but am only 5' tall. so a few lbs. show up quick on me. Plus I am a severe asthmatic. I took it in the fall and went from 132 to 128 in 30 days. because I did not have as much to lose my numbers are smaller but very significant in my clothing size! I started to work out, i could only make it 5 min. into a work out at first because of my asthma condition but I pre ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Overweight
11/9/2007 8:06:38 PM

Reviewer: cd209, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
This med really works! I have been taking it for 12 weeks. When I started, I was 227 and now I'm 189. I have losted 38lbs. This is definitely a mircle pill! The only side effects i have was constipation and thirsts. So I start eating more fibers and drink more water. This change helped me eat even better than I was before I had the side effects.

Condition: Overweight
11/7/2007 8:26:45 AM

Reviewer: Wired1001, 25-34 Male on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Started taking Phentermine in May of 07 I had a hard time adjusting to the increased heart and sudden loss of appetite but quickly became used to it. Only major symptoms I have had from this medicine has been frequent constipation and as a result hemorrhoids. To date I have lost 42 pounds using the medicine in conjunction with major diet changes (I became a vegetarian) and exercise. As time goes o ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Overweight
11/6/2007 3:37:15 PM

Reviewer: 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I started taking these pills after I gained a whole bunch of weight from being pregnant. I went from 185 after having my baby to 132 is what I am at now and I started taking these pills for about 5 months...They work great!!!

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