Tenuate retard best pills is used in the treatment of obesity and belongs to the drug classes anorexiants, CNS stimulants. There is no proven risk in humans during pregnancy. Tenuate Dospan 75 MG is classified as a Schedule 4 controlled substance under the Controlled Substance Act (CSA).
What is Tenuate used for?
Tenuate (diethylpropion) is a stimulant similar to an amphetamine. Diethylpropion is an appetite suppressant that affects the central nervous system. Tenuate is used as together with diet and exercise to treat obesity in people who have a body mass index (BMI) of at least 30 kilograms per square meter.
What time should I take Tenuate?
How to use Tenuate Tablet. Take the immediate-release form of this medication by mouth, usually 3 times a day 1 hour before meals or as directed by your doctor. If late-night eating is a problem, your doctor may direct you to take another dose in the evening.
What is Tenuate 75mg?
Tenuate retard 75mg (diethylpropion) a sympathomimetic amine, which is similar to an amphetamine, that stimulates the central nervous system (nerves and brain), which increases your heart rate and blood pressure and decreases your appetite and is used as a short-term supplement to diet and exercise in the treatment of obesity.
Should I take diethylpropion on an empty stomach?
The immediate-release diethylpropion tablet is usually taken three times a day before meals. The extended-release diethylpropion tablet is usually taken once a day midmorning. Tell your doctor if you do not lose at least 4 pounds after taking the medicine for 4 weeks along with a low calorie diet.
Can you take Tenuate retard 75mg phentermine together?
Combining these medications may increase the risk of serious heart problems. Contact your doctor if you develop shortness of breath, chest pain or tightness, dizziness, lightheadedness, fainting, and/or swelling of the legs, ankles, or feet.
You should not take Tenuate if you are in an agitated state, or if you have pulmonary hypertension, severe coronary artery disease, overactive thyroid, glaucoma, severe high blood pressure, or a history of drug abuse.
Do not use this medicine if you have used a MAO inhibitor in the past 14 days, such as isocarboxazid, linezolid, methylene blue injection, phenelzine, rasagiline, selegiline, or tranylcypromine.
Do not take Tenuate together with any other diet pills unless your doctor tells you to.
Tenuate retard pills may cause blurred vision and may impair your thinking or reactions. Diethylpropion may also cause restless feelings that can hide the symptoms of extreme tiredness. Be careful if you drive or do anything that requires you to be alert and able to see clearly.
Keep this medicine in a secure place where others cannot get to it.
Do not stop using Tenuate Retard pills suddenly after long-term use, or you could have unpleasant withdrawal symptoms. Ask your doctor how to avoid withdrawal symptoms when you stop using this medicine.
Before taking this medicine
Do not use Tenuate if you have used an MAO inhibitor in the past 14 days. A dangerous drug interaction could occur. MAO inhibitors include isocarboxazid, linezolid, methylene blue injection, phenelzine, rasagiline, selegiline, tranylcypromine, and others.
You should not use Tenuate if you are allergic to diethylpropion, or if you have:
severe coronary artery disease;
severe high blood pressure;
an overactive thyroid;
a history of drug abuse;
if you are in an agitated state.