Qsymia is an excellent medicine to treat obesity. Medically it is a combination of Phentermine and Topiramate. Both of them are used as appetite suppressants and are to be used only upon prescription from a health care expert. The under lying conditions like high blood pressure, high cholesterol or diabetes treatment needs other supplements to Qsymia.
The lowest initial dosage of Qsymia is to be taken for 14 days. The results have to be evaluated after that and the dosage needs to be increased if at least 3% of baseline weight is not reduced. The medicine needs to be supplemented with a healthy diet and an intense workout.
On an average when compared to work out or diet alone, a patient sees four times better results with Qsymia once – daily dosage. Losing of 4 inches or more from the waist line, 10% of average weight loss, 12 KG’s of average weight loss within 12 weeks cycle are some of the highlights of Qsymia results.
It does miracles on the patients with any weight related issues like diabetes, hyper tension or dyslipidemia.
The patients using Qsymia, needs to be monitored frequently for any side-effects. Pregnant women or women who want to conceive should avoid the usage of Qsymia as they cause birth defects.
Mentally, it causes suicidal thoughts or actions and insomnia. Insomnia can be avoided by taking the medicine in morning rather than in night. It also causes eye problems so the doctor recommends healthy diet and few exercises for avoiding these risks. Children below 18 years of age should avoid this drug.
It increases acidity in blood stream thus increasing body temperature and decreasing sweating. It also causes Kidney stones causing severe back pain or blood in urine. Plenty of fluids need to be taken. Some of the common side effects while taking Qsymia are dizziness, drymouth , constipation and change or loss of tastes in food.
People give amazing reviews after using Qsymia either problem could be Obesity or weight loss. Few patients who put on weight after surgical treatments for cancer also found it very helpful in reducing it with the intake of Qsymia upon their doctor advice. Over weight patients also reduced weight drastically within 12 weeks with help of the medicine and healthy diet like light breakfast, lunch and skipping dinner as prescribed by physician. Not only, in 52 weeks period 11% to 14% reduction of weight occurred but also in diabetic patients Qsymia could take off several diabetic medications upon its usage.
Also patients with slow metabolism also prefer to take this medicine to improve metabolism and reduce weight. There are many users with range of age from 18 to 50 years giving very good feedback on this medicine though with few side effects.
The main conditions in which doctors prescribe Qsymia is only when patient has BMI greater than 30 kg/m2 or 27 kg/m2 with any ailment like hyper tension or type 2 diabetes or high cholesterol. Alcohol is to be avoided when using Qsymia.