Disease Information for Phentermine (Ionamin/Adipex) Administration/Toxicity

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Tachycardia/Fast heart rate
Impotence, relative
Hypertonia
Active reflexes
Hyperreflexia/DTRs increased
Tremor
Restlessness/Anxiousness
Mydriasis/wide pupils
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Associated Disease & Complications
Amphetamine intake
Cardiac arrhythmias
Drug induced Impotence.
Drug induced tremor/movement disorder
Impotence/Erectile dysfunction disorder
Ventricular fibrillation
Ventricular tachycardia/arrest
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Drugs
DRUG/Amphetamine-like drugs/congeners
DRUG/Amphetamines (example)
DRUG/Anorectic agent/diet medication (example)
DRUG/Anti-Obesity medication (ex)
DRUG/Drug tolerance/effect
DRUG/Sympathomimetic/Adrenergic effect
Process
PROCESS/Medication/Drug (CONFIRM dose/before treatment)
Toxin
TOXIN/Increases Blood Pressure
Synonyms
Synonym
Benzeneethanamine alpha alpha dimethyl, phentermine, Phentermine (product), Phentermine (substance), PHENTERMINE PREPARATION, Phenyl tertiary butylamine, Brand name/Adipex-P (Phentermine), Brand name/Fastin (Phenteramine), Brand name/Ionamin (Phentermine), Brand name/Ionomin (Phenteramine), Brand name/OBY-trim (Phentermine), Brand name/Phentercot (Phentermine), Brand name/Phentride (Phentermine), Brand name/Pro-Fast (Phentermine), Brand name/Qnexa (Phentermine/Topiramate comb), Brand name/Teramine (Phentermine)
Treatment
Drug Dosage
DRUG/.1990 or before
DRUG/Dose 15 mgm (Unit/Pill/Capsule size)
DRUG/Dose 30 mgm (Unit/Pill/Capsule size)
DRUG/Dose Extended time release/XT/SA (example)
DRUG/Dose TID Medication
DRUG/Generic available
DRUG/Half-life relatively long
DRUG/Oral medication (ex)
DRUG/Short term/limited term use
Definition

Anorectic sympathomimetic drug; oral preparation for short term; habituating class of drug; tolerance develops

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