Review: could Phentermine cause Mitral valve prolapse?
This is a review of Mitral valve prolapse by studying 10,678 people who take Phentermine. We analyze: the time on Phentermine when people have Mitral valve prolapse, gender and age of these people, the severity of Mitral valve prolapse, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Phentermine. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Phentermine (latest outcomes from 12,826 users) has active ingredients of phentermine hydrochloride. It is often used in weight loss, weight abnormal. Commonly reported side effects of Phentermine include valvular heart disease, breathing difficulty, chest pain, chest pain aggravated, cardiac disorder.
Mitral valve prolapse
Mitral valve prolapse (heart's mitral valve doesn't work well) (latest reports from 20,170 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, osteopenia, depression, multiple myeloma, stress and anxiety.
On Feb, 19, 2014: 10,629 people reported to have side effects when taking Phentermine. Among them, 70 people (0.66%) have Mitral Valve Prolapse.
Time on Phentermine when people have Mitral valve prolapse * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Mitral valve prolapse||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Mitral valve prolapse when taking Phentermine * :
|Mitral valve prolapse||91.86%||8.14% |
Age of people who have Mitral valve prolapse when taking Phentermine * :
|Mitral valve prolapse||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||18.75%||15.62%||34.38%||21.88%||9.38% |
Severity of Mitral valve prolapse when taking Phentermine ** :
How people recovered from Mitral valve prolapse ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Diabetes mellitus (2 people, 2.86%)
- Weight control (1 people, 1.43%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Pondimin (56 people, 80.00%)
- Redux (24 people, 34.29%)
- Fastin (24 people, 34.29%)
- Fenfluramine (9 people, 12.86%)
- Ionamin (9 people, 12.86%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Am on phentermine and has been on this for over 5 year I loss a lot of weight On my way! this and I would like to lose more but find it hard to do so now but I still take phentermine so I don't over eat more than I like I have been told I have raynauds and they are doing lots of blood tests to see what could be starting my raynuads off. I have not told the doctor that am taking phentermine for slimming down but I hope it is not my slimming pills making my raynauds worse. Will they find out in my blood test that I have been on phentermine?
Sleepless night getting out 3 hours a night
Hands and feet go numb they change colour ant the skin round my nail are peeling
When I get warm my hand and feet turn red and get really bad pain so no more gym work
When cold the inside my nose stings and is very painfull to
Hard to focus
Always feeling like am car sick
Hands and feet cramp up and stiffing
Thinness of my hair
Bad spots on my face
From this study (1 week ago):
I been taking phentermine for over 5 year I have loss a lot of weight . I would like to loses a bit more but find it hard I still take phentermine because it stops me from over eating . With in the 5 year I have been told I have raynauds and they are still testing me to see what's the main root of my raynauds is but I have not told them am taking phentermine I don't want to stop taking it as I don't want to put any weight back on will they find out in the end with all the test what am taking am hoping that phentermine slimming pill have anything to do with my raynauds
The symptom I have are
Numbness in hand and feet they change colours the skin round my nails have peeled of a bit and they hurt if am hot or cold
Thinness of my hair
Have headache sleepless nights only getting 3 hours a night
When cold in side my nose really hurts
Feel week and hands have stiffening up and cramp
Feel sick and dizziness
Hard to focus
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