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Medication


Medication That Manages Weight Loss

You don't need surgery to remove excess fat and mass, trust our highly trained clinicians in Greenville, South Carolina, to administer the medication you need to reduce your weight. We have prescription and non-prescription options that assist you in your journey to a comfortable and healthy lifestyle.


Medication Supplements

Phentermine (Generic for Adipex)

This medication is an appetite suppressant used in the management of obesity and weight loss. It has the added benefit of increasing metabolism. This medication should be taken upon rising in the morning. Its side effects include nervousness, insomnia, and dry mouth. There are certain medical conditions, which make this medication inappropriate for some patients.

Diethylpropion (Generic for Tenuate)

This medication is an appetite suppressant used in short-term obesity management and weight loss. It has the added benefit of increasing metabolism. This medication should be taken in the morning. Side effects may include restlessness, blurry vision, headache, nausea, diarrhea, and seizures. There are certain medical conditions, which make this medication inappropriate for some patients.


Non-Prescription Medications

Supplements

Blue Ridge Bariatrics, P.C., offers a variety of nutritional supplements, ranging from multivitamins to fat burners. Each one offers its own unique ability to aid in weight loss. These include:

• Chromium Picolinate • Garcinia Cambogia • Raspberry Ketones • Vitamins • Injectables

Vitamin B12 Injections

Vitamin B12 Injections are necessary for proper function of the brain, nervous system, and blood cells. It has the added benefit of increasing energy, enhancing mood, and increasing concentration. This injection is given either subcutaneously or intramuscularly.