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FDA Approves lower dose of Phentermine for weight loss

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Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announces that LomairaTM (Phentermine hydrochloride USP 8 mg tablets), can be used for prescribing in lower dosage for weight loss. This anorectic drug has also sought its nod from FDA to be administered three times a day. Though many weight loss drugs have come into the pace in competition with Phentermine, this drug has never lost its familiarity among other medicines that are used for effective weight reduction.

The results also shows that this medication can be allowed to be taken by an adult up to three times a day, with regard to obesity challenge in combination with workouts, necessary diet plans, etc. It minimizes the exposure to stimulatory effects.

Phentermine belongs to the category of Anorectics in terms of medicine and it is the most commonly used drug for effective weight management in US for more than 50 years, since its first approval in 1959. It is intended to use for patients with initial Body Mass Index (BMI) of 30 or more, who is obese, and for 27 or more, who is overweight, with minimum one of the comorbidities such as controlled diabetes, high cholesterol, high blood pressure, etc.

Obesity is the condition of chronic metabolic disorder which leads to serious other health problems. Phentermine, on prescription can act as a better diet supplement for the patients along with their usual daily routine dietary measures.

“Physicians and patients can be afforded with a low cost and low dosage medicine for weight reduction through Lomaira (Phentermine), which can be taken three times a day, before meal”, as said by Antony Tabasso, the president and chief executive officer of KVK Tech. He also denoted that Lomaira is developed with best dosing flexibility and affordability.

Most of the obese community users believe in the dietary supplements in order to reduce their weight, which is not manageable. Though the exact suppression effect in the Phentermine drug is not known, it is believed that it increases certain chemicals such as norephinephrine, serotonin, dopamine and others which are collective called neurotransmitters, in the spaces between nerve cells in brain, which in contrast minimizes the feeling of hunger.

Phentermine hydrochloride is the most commonly used dietary supplement among the most of the weight management drugs in the market. It is an effective appetite suppressant. Most of the physicians like weight management specialists, medical practitioners, cardiologists, endocrinologists, etc, prescribe this drug for weight loss. The dosage of prescription ranges from 15.0 mg to 37.5 mg and it has to be taken either before or after breakfast. The most common dosage prescribed for an adult is 8 mg, three times a day, 30 minutes before their meals. This customization weight loss plan is to help physicians and patients, who need only one half of the administered one full dose of this butterfly shaped tablets. It is not recommended for patients less than the age of 16. Also, late evening use of Phentermine can lead to insomnia.

The most common side effects of Phentermine includes Valvular Heart Disease, Increased Heart rate or blood pressure, pulmonary hypertension, insomnia, dry mouth, diarrhea, constipation, restlessness, changes in sexual drive and other serious disorders.

LamairaTM should not be consumed if you have a medical history of cardiovascular disease (e.g., coronary artery disease, stroke, arrhythmias, congestive heart failure or uncontrolled high blood pressure). It is also not advisable for patients who have taken monoamine oxidase inhibitor drug (MAOI) within the past 14 days. Patients having overactive thyroid, glaucoma (increased pressure in the eyes), agitation or a history of drug abuse should not be prescribed with Phentermine. It is not advisable if the patient is pregnant, nursing, or allergic to the sympathomimetic amines such as phentermine or any of the ingredients in Lomaira.

Lomaira, is strictly manufactured in accordance with the FDA guidelines, which is of low cost and risk free weight loss plan. Even a minimal weight loss can benefit with minimizing blood pressure, cholesterol and blood sugar to a moderate level. If it is needed to have a weight loss plan that would yield health benefits as well is more than anything that saves your energy and bring more value to your dieting program.