Can taking Phentermine long term cause unwanted side effects and even addiction?

woman-taking-phentermineTaking phentermine for too long can cause serious risks to health and can become addictive, so both the dose and duration of treatment can only be assessed safely following a thorough medical consultation.

Length of Treatment Considerations

Doctors will determine the length of treatment based on the patient’s age, weight, medical condition and background. Due to its habit forming nature and potential side effects the length of treatment will vary from person to person.

As it is only prescribed for short term treatment of obesity to mobilize initial weight loss which should then be continued through diet and exercise, the length of treatment cannot exceed 12 weeks. Continue reading “How long should I take Phentermine for?” »