What Should I Tell My Healthcare Provider Before Taking It?

Talk with your healthcare provider prior to taking phendimetrazine if you have:
  • A recent history of heart attack
  • Had a stroke 
  • Agitation
  • A history of drug or alcohol abuse
  • Any allergies, including allergies to foods, dyes, or preservatives.
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about any other medicines you are taking, including prescription and non-prescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
(Click Precautions and Warnings With Phendimetrazine to learn more, including information on who should not take the drug.)

Dosing Information

The dose of phendimetrazine your healthcare provider recommends will vary, depending on a number of factors, including:
  • The particular phendimetrazine product
  • How you respond to the drug
  • Whether you develop bothersome or dangerous side effects
  • Other medical conditions you may have
  • Other medications you may be taking.
As is always the case, do not adjust your dose unless your healthcare provider specifically instructs you to do so.
(Click Phendimetrazine Dosing for more information.)
Last reviewed by: Kristi Monson, PharmD
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