The world health organization reports that 92% of patients with excess weight following a strict diet to return to their original weight in two years. Maybe for weight loss more effective medications and not diet?

The Ministry of health of the Russian Federation was only two drug for weight loss is orlistat 120 mg (trade names xenical Orsoten) and Phentermine (Reduxine, meridia, Lindaksa). They are appointed only by the doctor after a comprehensive examination. Do not self-medicate and do not fall for advertising dietary supplements. Weight loss medication way you will only a doctor. He will give the necessary recommendations on lifestyle changes and nutrition, will explain how to take drugs.

Phentermine (Useless)
This medication belongs to drugs a Central mechanism of action of new generation, i.e. it acts on the brain centers of saturation. Other similar drugs it differs in that it does not cause drug dependence.

The actions of Phentermine:

Enhances and prolongs the feeling of satiety. People eating less without feeling hungry. Excess calories are not supplied.

Increases energy expenditure. Is a more rapid breakdown of fats. The person loses weight faster.

Mild weight reduction allows you to improve the overall condition decreases blood pressure, normalises a hormonal background, in some cases, decreasing the dose of other medicines (for example: diabetes).

The course of therapy is 6-8 months. But good portability allows you to use the drug up to 2 years. During this time the patient for a long time formed the right habits. Which means that a person is not gaining weight after the course. The drug is indicated for patients who have a body mass index (BMI) over 27 kg/m2. Therapy with Phentermine shown to persons under 18 years of age and not older than 65. It is available in two dosages 10 and 15 mg. Starting dose usually is 10 mg per day. If the weight loss was less than 5% or 2 kg, the doctor is reviewing the daily intake of the drug increased to 15 mg per day.

Taking Reduxine, it is necessary to drink enough clean water, which in turn also stimulates metabolism. Usually take medication in the morning with 1-2 glasses of water.


cardiovascular disease (ischemic heart disease, decompensated chronic heart failure, congenital heart disease, tachycardia, arrhythmia, uncontrolled arterial hypertension (HELL above 145/90 mm Hg.St.));
cerebrovascular disease (stroke, cerebral circulatory disorders);
disease metabolic;
severe violations of the liver and/or kidneys;
benign prostatic hyperplasia;
high blood pressure the fundus of the eye (angle closure glaucoma);
any type of dependence (pharmacological, drug or alcohol);
pregnancy and breast-feeding period;
the age of 18 and over 65.

Remember that Reduxine is a drug that must be taken under medical supervision. It is depending on your state of health will select the dose (10 mg or 15 mg) and the duration of the course, and will correct the possible side effects.