What is Diucaps-L?

Category: Supplements


Diucaps are an over-the-counter supplement that is used to reduce appetite. It contains L-Phenylalanine 300 m, Vitamin C 100 mg, Vitamin B6 25 mg, and Pantothenic Acid (B-5) 50 mg.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Weight gain 2 1
Constant hunger 1 0
Increased appetite 1 1
Weight loss 1 1

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

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

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Diucaps-L

Side effect Patients

Why patients stopped taking Diucaps-L

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Course of treatment ended 1
Did not seem to work 1
See all 2 patients who've stopped taking Diucaps-L


Stopped taking Diucaps-L

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 2
Adherence Evaluations
Always 0
Usually 0
Sometimes 1
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 1
Not at all hard to take 0
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Diucaps-L.