Dose and dosage regimen of Duromine is prescribed by the appropriate specialist, who takes into account the body features of each individual patient.

In order to prescribe the right dosage, the following characteristics of the patient are considered:

  • sex;
  • weight;
  • age;
  • possible reactions with other drugs taken by the patient;
  • degree of the disease, as well as the presence of other diseases.

Duromine drug is available in capsules and is taken orally. Each capsule contains an active ingredient – Phentermine. Duromine capsules are available in three dosage strengths:

  • 15 mg;
  • 30 mg;
  • 40 mg.

At the beginning of a treatment course, patients are usually recommended to use doses of 30 mg to 40 mg per day. Use of these doses helps to consume less food due to a significant decrease in appetite.

This occurs gradually and may last 10 to 14 hours. Therefore, take Duromine drug once daily, in the morning before breakfast or a few hours after it.

Avoid taking this drug in the evening, as it may cause sleep problems. Duromine drug should not be used in children under 12 years. Patients should strictly follow the doctor’s prescribed dosage.