What is Phendimetrazine?

Category: Prescription Drugs

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Phendimetrazine is a drug with pharmacologic properties similar to the amphetamines. It is used as an appetite suppressant in the treatment of obesity.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations Percentage
Severe 0
Moderate 2
Mild 1
None 1

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Phendimetrazine

Side effect Patients Percentage
Constipation 1
Insomnia 1
Weight loss 1

Why patients stopped taking Phendimetrazine

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients Percentage
Course of treatment ended 1
Did not seem to work 1
Doctor's advice 1
Other 1
See all 3 patients who've stopped taking Phendimetrazine

Duration

Stopped taking Phendimetrazine

Duration Patients Percentage
Less than 1 month 1
1 - 6 months 1
6 months - 1 year 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations Percentage
Always 3
Usually 1
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations Percentage
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 4
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations Percentage
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 3
< $25 1
Not specified 0
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1 patient evaluation for Phendimetrazine

Jan 15, 2017 (Started Jan 11, 2017)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Support weight loss)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (constipation, insomnia)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 105 mg Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly

Jan 14, 2017 (Started Jan 11, 2017)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Support weight loss)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (constipation, insomnia)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 105 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: No change in diet control.
Cost: $25-49 monthly

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