Bontril SR vs Phentermine

Bontril SR
(Rx)
Phentermine
(Rx)
Bontril SR is an appetite suppressant.
Phentermine is an appetite suppressant.
Satisfaction Score
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No score available
Satisfaction Score
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3.6
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Weight Loss
2.5
Concern level
1.7
Approval Date
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Not Available
Not Available
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
48 Discussions
94,304 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Weight Loss
#2 for Weight Gain
#3 for Overweight
Bontril SR is prescribed for Weight Issues and is mostly mentioned together with this indication.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Weight Loss
#2 for Weight Gain
#4 for Overweight
#5 for Obesity
Phentermine is prescribed for Weight Issues and is mostly mentioned together with this indication.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Bon
Depression
10
Hair Loss
3
Irritability
3
Ovarian Cysts
3
Dry Mouth
3
Addiction
3
Lack Of Sleep
3
Trouble Falling Asleep
3
Moodiness
3
Phe
Dry Mouth
3
High Blood Pressure
2
Palpitations
1
Irritability
1
Hypothyroidism
1
Withdrawal Symptoms
1
Tachycardia
1
Heart Problems
1
Hair Loss
1
Mood Swings
1
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Bontril SR
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Phentermine
Phe
Depression
Bon
Phe
10
0
Hair Loss
Bon
Phe
3
1
Irritability
Bon
Phe
3
1
Ovarian Cysts
Bon
Phe
3
0
Dry Mouth
Bon
Phe
3
3
Addiction
Bon
Phe
3
0
Lack Of Sleep
Bon
Phe
3
0
Trouble Falling Asleep
Bon
Phe
3
0
Moodiness
Bon
Phe
3
0
Dry Mouth
Phe
Bon
3
3
High Blood Pressure
Phe
Bon
2
0
Palpitations
Phe
Bon
1
0
Irritability
Phe
Bon
1
3
Hypothyroidism
Phe
Bon
1
0
Withdrawal Symptoms
Phe
Bon
1
0
Tachycardia
Phe
Bon
1
0
Heart Problems
Phe
Bon
1
0
Hair Loss
Phe
Bon
1
3
Mood Swings
Phe
Bon
1
0
Pregnancy Category (FDA) OpenClose all pregnancy categories
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a b c d x n
Category A
Adequate and well-controllted studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
Category B
Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
Category C
Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category D
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category X
Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use of the drug in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
Category N
FDA has not classified the drug.
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X Category X
Bontril SR is known to cause harm to fetus. Avoid during pregnancy.
X Category X
Phentermine is known to cause harm to fetus. Avoid during pregnancy.
Alcohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Bontril SR and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Phentermine and alcohol.
Method of use
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Pill
Pill
Dosages
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Capsule: 105 mg
Capsule: 15 mg, 18.75 mg, 30 mg, 37.5 mg
Tablet: 8 mg, 15 mg, 30 mg, 37.5 mg
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Phendimetrazine Tartrate
Phentermine Hcl
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Bontril SR and Phentermine: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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