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I want to go on adipex 37.5 mg to lose weight

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I want to go on adipex 37.5 mg to lose weight
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Myself Dr Josh and I’m happy to help with your question today. Please provide me the following information so that I can address your concern appropriately.

What is your height and weight?
Are you on any medications?
Any investigations so far?
Any other health or medical problems?


Customer: replied 4 years ago.

5 ft half inch 183lbs

on no medications at all

normal bloodpressure no heart or lung issues non smoker im 41 n need aboos to lose weight

Maria, Thanks for all these additional details.

Considering your height and weight BMI comes to be 34.6
Body mass index (BMI) is a measure of body fat based on height and weight.
Underweight = <18.5
Normal weight = 18.5-24.9
Overweight = 25-29.9
Obesity = BMI of 30 or greater .

Your BMI is 34.6, So you lie in Obesity category.
If you have unexplained weight gain then you need to undergo Thyroid function test as well.

Adipex-P contains phentermine, it is a appetite suppressant that affects the central nervous system and is used together with diet and exercise to treat obesity.
As such this medication, should be taken only for a short time, such as a few weeks. Usually doctor prescribe this medication in dosage of 37.5 mg orally once a day before breakfast.
Yes, your doctor can start this medication, after clinical evaluation.
I am sorry that you will not get online prescription on To get this drug you have to personally see your doctor and get a prescription. This is illegal and
against laws to provide online prescription

Do Yoga ,aerobic exercise-walking, cycling or swimming, deep breathing that increase the oxygen intake to the body cells, including the fat cells causing increased oxidation or burning up of fat cells.

Eat more fruits, vegetables and whole grains.Increase Fibre in diet.
Take six small meals rather than large meals.
Avoid Fats ,fried foods.Drink Plenty of water(10- 15 glasses per day).

Apart from this I suggest you to consult a dietitian for weight loss program.

Yes, you should consult your doctor and they may prescribe you with adipex 37.5. Also lifestyle and dietary changes have to be followed for quick results.

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