Medical Weight Loss in Walnut Creek, Alameda, Antioch,
Hayward, Livermore, Milpitas, CA | Medications
Ameri-Cal Weight Clinic uses the following FDA approved appetite suppressants:
Phentermine (known by brand names Adipex, Fastin or Pro-Fast)
Phendimetrazine (known by brand name Bontril)
Diethylpropion (known by brand name Tenuate)
These appetite suppressants are an important part of our weight loss program, which when coupled with diet and routine exercise, lead to significant weight loss.
These medications are safe, effective and generally well tolerated. They have been used by millions of people for more than 50 years. However, they are not right for everyone. These appetite suppressants should not be taken if you are pregnant or breast-feeding, if you have a history of heart disease, severe or uncontrolled high blood pressure, overactive thyroid, glaucoma, if you are in an agitated state, or if you have a history of drug or alcohol abuse. Our physician will discuss these medications in the context of your health history prior to dispensing.