Description and Brand Names

Drug information provided by: Micromedex

US Brand Name

  1. Adipex
  2. Adipex-P
  3. Atti-Plex P
  4. Fastin
  5. Ionamin
  6. Phentercot
  7. Phentride
  8. Pro-Fast
  9. Suprenza

Descriptions


Phentermine is used as part of a short-term plan, along with a low calorie diet, for weight reduction. It is used in obese patients who have not been able to lose weight with diet and exercise alone. Phentermine belongs to the group of medicines known as appetite suppressants.

This medicine is available only with your doctor's prescription.

This product is available in the following dosage forms:

  • Capsule, Extended Release
  • Capsule
  • Tablet, Disintegrating
  • Tablet