Metermine is sold in form of capsules of equal size and shape, containing different amount of active substance Phentermine as a resin. Metermine dosage may differ: 15mg, 30mg and 40mg.
- Only the doctor can change the dosage of Metermine several times during anti-obesity therapy. When using Metermine, some capsules a patient cannot use anymore can remain (for example, 40mg).
To avoid confusion, Metermine manufacturer – iNova Pharmaceuticals (Australia) produces Metermine capsules of different color, depending on the dosage.
Metermine 15mg – the shell consists of two halves of grey and green color.
Metermine 30mg – the shell consists of two halves of grey and reddish-brown color.
Metermine 40mg – the shell consists of two halves of grey and orange color.
Moreover, for people who cannot recognize colors, each capsule has a clear imprint indicating the dosage.
• Young people of 12 to 18 years old.
• Patients with comorbidities.
• Elderly patients.
It is believed that Metermine 15mg reduces the appetite not very effectively. However, for the listed categories of patients this dose is quite enough to lose weight and fight obesity. Besides, Metermine 15mg is a dose, which causes side effects less often.
Please note that Metermine 40mg is a maximal dose that can be taken per day. Metermine 40mg can cause negative effect on the heart work and nervous system, therefore this dosage is never prescribed to patients with cardiovascular diseases and mental disorders.