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I was on a biatric diet for a year. I got a vitamin b shot

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I was on a biatric diet for a year. I got a vitamin b shot and a bottle of pills every week and weighed in. I've since moved to another state and cannot find a doctor that offers that same deal. I lost 80 lbs and lowered my bp. my feet did nt hurt so bad and I felt so much better. How can I find a doctor in sioux falls south dakota that does this. I do not want surgery just the biatric diet .
I am online and available to assist you. Do you know what pills your doctor was giving you in the past?

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Customer: replied 4 years ago.

the pills are phendimetrazine

Hi Pamela,

Welcome back.

The best way for you to contact a doctor who treats patients with bontril is to talk with the physician referral nurse at:

Avera McKennan Hospital & University Health Center

1325 S Cliff Avenue
P.O. Box 5045

As my sources do not list doctors in Sioux Falls who specifically do this type of therapy....but I am sure that they exist. :)

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