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Ponderax 20 mg Tablet

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Composition for Ponderax 20 mg Tablet

Prescription Required

Primary uses of Ponderax 20 mg Tablet

Potentiallyunsafewith
Alcohol
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Medicine Overview of Ponderax Tablet

Uses of Ponderax Tablet

Ponderax 20 mg Tablet is used in obesity.

Ponderax Tablet side effects

Common

Side Effects of Ponderax are Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping), Dizziness, Dryness in mouth, Increased heart rate, Nausea, Loss of appetite, High blood pressure, Constipation.

How to use Ponderax Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Ponderax 20 mg Tablet is to be taken empty stomach.

How Ponderax Tablet works

Ponderax 20 mg Tablet lowers the appetite, which in turn decreases the food intake.
In Depth Information on Ponderax Tablet

Expert advice for Ponderax Tablet

  • Always take fenfluramine before meals.
  • You will be regularly monitored for blood pressure while taking fenfluramine if you have high blood pressure.
  • Exercise caution if you have history of mental disorders.
  • Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
  • Do not take if allergic to fenfluramine or any of its ingredients.
  • Do not take if suffering with severe hypertension and irregular heartbeats (arrhythmias). 
  • Do not take if having problems with drug or alcohol abuse, heart disease, or glaucoma (a condition that causes damage to your eye's optic nerve and gets worse over time).
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Ponderax Tablet related warnings

Special precautions for Ponderax Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Ponderax 20 mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Ponderax 20 mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
No information is available on the use of Ponderax 20 mg Tablet during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
Ponderax 20 mg Tablet may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Ponderax 20 mg Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Ponderax 20 mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Ponderax Tablet?

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If you miss a dose of Ponderax 20 mg Tablet, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Ponderax

Sir i have obesity problem and my fat is increases in abdominal region please prescribed treatment for this
Dr. Sunil Sekhri
Diabetes Specialist
Do regular exercise and decrease calorie intake. For more information read my article http://knockknockdoctor.blogspot.in/2016/08/obesity.html
High obesity belly size increase day to day plz help me
Dr. Deepak Kumar Soni
Skin Specialist
https://goo.gl/forms/TPKaRvl1NqrBq4Zj2https://www.1mg.com/otc/himalaya-ayur-slim-capsule-otc249083One ?one capsules morning & evening after taking food , use at least 1-2 months
How to loose a weight easily adive the ayurveda medicine as per ur norms and also tell me the yoga which help me in losing weight easily and rapidly
Dr. Deepak Kumar Soni
Skin Specialist
For obesity take 1 Glass mild hot water with 1 teaspoon honey and 1 tea spoon lemon juice at morning empty stomach.
Aspartate Aminotransferase (AST/SGOT) is low so is there anything to worry about and also tell me the about the high level of non hdl
Dr. Priyanka Shekhar
Pathologist
I have gone through your reportsLow levels of AST are normally found in the blood.So need to worry on thatHigh non hdl level indicates cardiac riskLowering non-HDL-C always begins with lifestyle therapy, usually aimed at lowering triglycerides. Traditionally, reduction in total calories, especially saturated and trans fatty acids, in combination with exercise is recommended. However, reducing sugar and carbohydrate consumption is often very effective in lowering triglycerides and non-HDL-C, particularly in patients with abdominal obesity or the metabolic syndrome
I want to lose my weight.my body is very unfit.I need to lose my fat .pls help me sir in this age there is no problems but in features it may be effect.help me
Dr. Deepak Kumar Soni
Skin Specialist
For obesity take 1 Glass mild hot water with 1 teaspoon honey and 1 tea spoon lemon juice at morning empty stomach.
Dear Sir please help me out of this My weight is perfect for my present age and height scenarios But the bad is my body shape is not well and good , near chest area I am having lot of fat which makes me very shy to use tight shirts or tees So please help me out I'm doing some kind of exercises related to that but the same is repeated with in one weak
Dr. Deepak Kumar Soni
Skin Specialist
For obesity take 1 Glass mild hot water with 1 teaspoon honey and 1 tea spoon lemon juice at morning empty stomach.
Hi dr.i want to.loose my post pregnancy weight and belly as soon as possible.i had a normal delivery 1year back and I am feeding my daughter.so pls suggest some medicine which has no side effect on me and my daughter
Dr. Deepak Kumar Soni
Skin Specialist
For obesity take 1 Glass mild hot water with 1 teaspoon honey and 1 tea spoon lemon juice at morning empty stomach.

Frequently asked questions about Ponderax Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Fenfluramine
Q. Is Ponderax still available?
Ponderax is no longer available due to its association with unusual heart valve findings.

Substitutes for Ponderax

No substitutes found for this medicine
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