Adipex Phentermine 35.5mg
Adipex Phentermine 35.5mg is a white, odorless, hygroscopic, crystalline powder which is soluble in water and lower alcohols, slightly soluble in chloroform and insoluble in ether.
Because, ADIPEX-P® is indicated as a short-term (a few weeks) adjunct in a regimen of weight reduction based on exercise, behavioral modification and caloric restriction in the management of exogenous obesity for patients with an initial body mass index greater than or equal to 30 kg/m2, or greater than or equal to 27 kg/m2 in the presence of other risk factors (e.g., controlled hypertension, diabetes, hyperlipidemia).
DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION
Dosage should be individualized to obtain an adequate response with the lowest effective dose.
The usual adult dose is one tablet (37.5 mg) daily as prescribed by the physician, administered before breakfast or 1 to 2 hours after breakfast. The dosage may be adjusted to the patient’s need. For some patients, half tablet (18.75 mg) daily may be adequate, while in some cases it may be desirable to give half tablets (18.75 mg) two times a day.
ADIPEX-P® is not for use in pediatric patients less than or equal to 16 years of age.
Avoid late evening medication should be because of the possibility of resulting insomnia.
Dosage Forms And Strengths
Capsules containing 37.5 mg phentermine hydrochloride (equivalent to 30 mg phentermine base).
Tablets containing 37.5 mg phentermine hydrochloride (equivalent to 30 mg phentermine base).
Storage And Handling
Firstly, Available in tablets and capsules containing 37.5 mg phentermine hydrochloride (equivalent to 30 mg phentermine base). Also, Each blue and white, oblong, speckled, scored tablet is debossed with “ADIPEX-P” and “9”-“9”. The #3 capsule has an opaque white body and an opaque bright blue cap. Furthermore, Each capsule is with “ADIPEX-P” – “37.5” on the cap and two stripes on the body using dark blue ink.
Tablets are in bottles of 30 (NDC 57844-009-56); 100 (NDC 57844-009-01); and 1000 (NDC 57844-009-10).
Capsules are in bottles of 100 (NDC 57844-019-01).
Store at 20° to 25°C (68° to 77°F) [See USP Controlled Room Temperature].
Dispense in a tight container as defined in the USP, with a child-resistant closure (as required).
KEEP THIS AND ALL MEDICATIONS OUT OF THE REACH OF CHILDREN.