Phentermine is a stimulant similar to an amphetamine, helping obese individuals curb their calorie intake. Phentermine is an appetite suppressant that works in conjunction with exercise and diet to bid adieu to obesity in individuals at high risk of diabetes, high cholesterol, and high blood pressure. The drug works by affecting the hypothalamus, thus sending a message to the body that it’s full. Therefore, it comes as no surprise that the most widely prescribed weight-loss medication in the US is Phentermine.
There is also a secondary mechanic of action – The medicine causes the release of additional hormones such as epinephrine or adrenaline, which work together to trigger the breakdown of stored fat cells. This appetite curbing effect stops when the body becomes accustomed to it becomes tolerant. For this reason, we advise you to monitor your dose.