A study for a 43 year old woman who takes Adipex-P - from FDA reports


3,146 females aged 43 (±5) who take the same drug are studied. This is a personalized study for a 43 year old female patient who has Obesity. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.



On Nov, 24, 2017

3,146 females aged 43 (±5) who take Adipex-P are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Adipex-P for a 43-year old woman.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 43
  • Gender: female
  • Conditions: Obesity
  • Drugs taken:
    • Adipex-P (phentermine hydrochloride)

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

  • Pain: 17 (0.54% of females aged 43 (±5) who take the drug)

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Most common side effects over time

< 1 month:
  1. Consciousness - decreased
  2. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  3. Feeling abnormal
  4. Paraesthesia (sensation of tingling, tickling, prickling, pricking, or burning of a person's skin with no apparent long-term physical effect)
  5. Impaired work ability
1 - 6 months:
  1. Weakness
  2. Oesophageal stenosis acquired (self induced narrowing of oesophagus)
  3. Muscle tightness
  4. Breathing difficulty
  5. Memory loss
6 - 12 months:
  1. Headache (pain in head)
  2. Hypertransaminasaemia
  3. Alcoholism (problems with alcohol)
  4. Heart attack
  5. Sinus tachycardia (a heart rhythm with elevated rate of impulses originating from the sinoatrial node)
1 - 2 years:
  1. Gastritis (inflammation of stomach)
  2. Lacunar infarction (type of stroke)
  3. Abdominal tenderness
  4. Acute myocardial infarction (acute heart attack)
  5. Constipation
2 - 5 years:
  1. Stroke (sudden death of a portion of the brain cells due to a lack of oxygen)
  2. Overdose
  3. Family stress
5 - 10 years:
  1. Type 2 diabetes
  2. Pain
  3. Stress and anxiety
  4. Hernia repair
  5. Rheumatoid arthritis (a chronic progressive disease causing inflammation in the joints)
10+ years:
  1. Stress and anxiety
  2. Muscle aches (muscle pain)
  3. Muscle spasms (muscle contraction)
  4. Sleep apnea syndrome
  5. Snoring
not specified:
  1. Chest pain
  2. Heart palpitations (feelings or sensations that your heart is pounding or racing)
  3. Mitral valve incompetence (inefficient heart valve)
  4. Weakness
  5. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Weight Decreased : 66 people, 2.10%
  2. Depression : 55 people, 1.75%
  3. Pain : 37 people, 1.18%
  4. Birth Control : 33 people, 1.05%
  5. High Blood Pressure : 29 people, 0.92%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Prozac (195 people, 6.20%)
  2. Synthroid (169 people, 5.37%)
  3. Premarin (143 people, 4.55%)
  4. Zoloft (118 people, 3.75%)
  5. Paxil (99 people, 3.15%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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