Duromine 40mg Caps 30 (Australian Prescription Required)
Duromine capsules contain the active ingredient, phentermine. Phentermine is combined with a resin which slowly releases the phentermine so the effect of Duromine lasts all day.
Use: Management of obesity as short-term adjunct to medically managed comprehensive weight reduction regimen in obesity of BMI > 30 kg/m2 or BMI 25-29.9 kg/m2 if assoc. with increased morbidity risk
Contraindications: Pulmonary artery hypertension; existing heart abnormalities, heart valve murmurs; moderate to severe arterial hypertension; cerebrovascular disease; severe cardiac disease incl arrhythmias, advanced arteriosclerosis; hyperthyroidism; agitated states, history of psychiatric illness (incl anorexia, depression); glaucoma; history of drug/alcohol abuse or dependence; MAOIs +/- 14 days
Precautions: Prolonged use, combination therapy with other weight loss drugs, rapid weight loss; hypertension; diabetes; epilepsy; coronary artery disease; elderly; pregnancy, lactation, children < 12 y