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Qsymia (phentermine/topiramate) weight-management medication in Gulfport, MS

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Health Fit M.D. Medical Weight Loss & Aesthetics, situated in Gulfport, Mississippi, provides comprehensive support for achieving medical weight loss

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What is Qsymia?

Qsymia is an oral medication prescribed for weight management. The medication combines two drugs: phentermine, which suppresses appetite, and topiramate, which may also reduce appetite and increase feelings of fullness. It’s used alongside diet and exercise for adults with obesity or overweight with related health issues. However, it can have side effects like increased heart rate and should be used under medical supervision due to its potential for abuse. Always consult a healthcare provider before starting Qsymia.

What benefits does Qsymia Have?

Some potential benefits of Qsymia include:

Appetite suppression: The phentermine component of Qsymia helps reduce hunger and cravings, making it easier to stick to a reduced-calorie diet.

Weight loss: Clinical studies have shown that Qsymia can lead to significant weight loss when used as part of a comprehensive weight-management program that includes diet and exercise.

Improved metabolic health: Losing weight can have positive effects on various aspects of metabolic health, such as improving blood sugar levels, reducing blood pressure, and lowering cholesterol levels.

Increased feelings of fullness: Topiramate, the other component of Qsymia, may help increase feelings of fullness, leading to reduced food intake.

Management of weight-related health conditions: For individuals with obesity or overweight who have weight-related health issues such as high blood pressure, type 2 diabetes, or high cholesterol, Qsymia may help improve these conditions by aiding in weight loss.

Qsymia is most effective when used as part of a comprehensive weight-management program supervised by a healthcare provider.

How Do I Get Started?

  1. Initial Consultation – Meet with the Doctor or PA to review your medical history and weight loss goals
  2. Treatment Plan Create a personalized treatment plan for medication and diet changes
  3. On-going Support – Return for visits with the Doctor or PA every 1-4 weeks to manage your medications and keep your weight loss on track


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