Adipex is one of the most popular and purchasable appetite suppressants in the world. However, there are other weight loss pills on the pharmaceutical market (for example, Orlistat), that differ from Adipex by their therapeutic effect.
A large number of women of a childbearing age have weight problems and try to cure their overweight or obesity.
Therefore, many of these women are wondering – Do slimming tablets and medicines affect pregnancy?
Any prescription or OTC weight loss medications can affect the psychological or physical development of the fetus. Such drugs can be used during pregnancy only in rare cases.
- Adipex sympathomimetic amine is contraindicated for pregnant and breastfeeding women.
Adipex contains Phentermine active substance, which can penetrate through the placenta or breast milk of a woman.
Women should never use Adipex during pregnancy for one more reason. The thing is that pregnant women, who are overweight, should keep or even increase a little bit their body weight.
Does Adipex affect progestin only pill?
Birth control pills are not a contraindication for Adipex and can be used during the therapy of overweight or obesity. However, the instruction to Adipex drug says that before a combined use of diet pills and prescription or OTC medications, it is better to consult a doctor.
Adipex 37.5mg weight loss pills are recommended for a short-term anti-obesity treatment (no more than 12 weeks). During the whole period of using Adipex, it is recommended to do a couple of pregnancy tests.
The more active the sexual life, the more often women should do pregnancy tests.
After pregnancy, Adipex can be used only if a woman is not breastfeeding. Adipex will help women who have gain extra weight during pregnancy, to become slimmer.
It should be noted that there are other Phentermine-containing drugs, besides Adipex, that are contraindicated to pregnant women as well. You can buy Adipex (Phentermine) generic drugs – Duromine, Metermine and Suprenza at pharmacies in different countries of the world.