Adipex Retard 75 Capsule is used for Obesity in individuals with high blood pressure, High cholesterol or diabetes and other conditions. It contains Phentermine as an active ingredient.
Adipex Retard 75 Capsule works by acting as an appetite suppressant.
Adipex Retard Capsule is composed of the following active ingredients (salts)
Phentermine – As An Ion-Exchange Resin Complex
Side effects Adipex Retard 75
The following is a list of possible side-effects that may occur from all constituting ingredients of Adipex Retard Capsule. This is not a comprehensive list. These side-effects are possible, but do not always occur. Some of the side-effects may be rare but serious. Consult your doctor if you observe any of the following side-effects, especially if they do not go away.
Unpleasant taste in the mouth
Precautions and How to Use Adipex Retard 75
Before using Adipex Retard Capsule, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side-effects of the drug. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition. Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below:
- High blood pressure
- Kidney disease
- Thyroid disorder
Drug Interactions with Adipex Retard
If you use other drugs or over the counter products at the same time, the effects of Adipex Retard Capsule may change. This may increase your risk for side-effects or cause your drug not to work properly. Tell your doctor about all the drugs, vitamins, and herbal supplements you are using, so that you doctor can help you prevent or manage drug interactions. Adipex Retard Capsule may interact with the following drugs and products:
Hypersensitivity to Adipex Retard 75 Capsule is a contraindication. In addition, Adipex Retard Capsule should not be used if you have the following conditions:
- Breast-feeding a baby
- Congestive heart failure
- Coronary artery disease
- Heart rhythm problems
- History of pulmonary hypertension
- Overactive thyroid
- Severe or uncontrolled high blood pressure