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Review: could Adipex-p cause Joint pain?

Summary: Joint pain is found among people who take Adipex-p, especially for people who are female, 30-39 old, also take medication Pondimin, and have Pain.

We study 1,388 people who have side effects while taking Adipex-p from FDA and social media. Among them, 40 have Joint pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Joint pain and more.

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Adipex-p

Adipex-p has active ingredients of phentermine hydrochloride. It is often used in weight loss. (latest outcomes from 1,879 Adipex-p users)

Joint pain

Joint pain has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis. (latest reports from 118,740 Joint pain patients)

On Dec, 31, 2014: 1,388 people reported to have side effects when taking Adipex-p. Among them, 40 people (2.88%) have Joint Pain.

Trend of Joint pain in Adipex-p reports

Time on Adipex-p when people have Joint pain * :

n/a

Gender of people who have Joint pain when taking Adipex-p * :

FemaleMale
Joint pain79.49%20.51%

Age of people who have Joint pain when taking Adipex-p * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Joint pain0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%37.04%25.93%22.22%14.81%

Severity of Joint pain when taking Adipex-p ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Joint pain ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Pain (3 people, 7.50%)
  2. Change of bowel habit (1 people, 2.50%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Pondimin (26 people, 65.00%)
  2. Fastin (14 people, 35.00%)
  3. Redux (14 people, 35.00%)
  4. Phentermine (13 people, 32.50%)
  5. Xanax (11 people, 27.50%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • nancy on Jul, 7, 2011:

    I did not have Multiple Sclerosis until I took phentermine for 3 mos. My OBGYN prescribed to help lose weight to make my periods not so heavy. I only needed to lose 20 lbs. A few weeks after stopping the phentermine I came down with symptoms of MS and was diagnosed within 2 months. I have always wondered if the phentermine brought out my MS.

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