Tenuate Diethylpropion Diet Pills

Tenuate is a weight loss medication that acts as an appetite suppressant. It is used in conjunction with an overall diet plan to reduce weight.




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What is the difference between Tenuate Diet Pills and Tenuate Dospan?

In Tenuate Dospan tablets, diethylpropion hydrochloride is dispersed in a hydrophilic matrix. On exposure to water, the diethylpropion hydrochloride is released at a relatively uniform rate as a result of slow hydration of the matrix. The result is controlled release of the anorectic agent.
Tenuate is a tablet that is used in the short-term management of obesity. It comes in 25-milligram tablet form that is embossed with “TENUATE 25” or “MERRELL 697”. TENUATE DOSPAN is a controlled release 75-milligram tablet that is embossed with the names “TENUATE 75” or “MERRELL 698”.

About Tenuate Diet Pills

This is a simplified report on Tenuate and is not intended to replace discussions with a healthcare provider. Do not use this information as a substitute for your doctor's advice. Always consult your doctor before taking any drug and follow your doctor's directions.

What is Tenuate?

The chemical name of Tenuate, pronounced, TEN-you-ate, is diethylpropion pronounced, dye-eth-il-PROE-pee-on. Tenuate is an appetite suppressant used in conjunction with an overall diet plan and exercise to reduce weight. Each tablet contains 75mg of anorectic agent diethylproprion.

How does Tenuate work?

Tenuate works by stimulating the hypothalamus gland and affects certain neurotransmitters to decrease appetite. Tenuate stimulates the central nervous system which increases your heart rate and blood pressure. Because Tenuate is chemically similar to amphetamines, it has the potential for psychological dependency so it should be used with caution


TENUATE is effective therapy for the obese patient who needs to loose weight to decease diseases associated with obesity. The magnitude of the weight loss will depend on the degree of concomitant caloric restriction and the use of a graded exercise program.


TENUATE is a short-term drug that helps you to start losing weight and then keep on going when you are ready to carry on, on your own. Your body starts to build up a resistance to the effects of TENUATE after a few weeks of treatment, which is when you should be well on your way to a new lifestyle and ready to stop TENUATE. Appetite suppressants are not a substitute for proper diet. For maximum effects, this must be used in conjunction with a diet and exercise program.


TENUATE is an appetite suppressant. XENICAL inhibits fat absorption into the body. So both may be used in conjunction with each other for those who are seriously obese.

  • You have high blood pressure.

  • You have an over-active thyroid.

  • You have glaucoma.

  • You have Diabetes Mellitus.

  • You have emotional problems.

  • You are pregnant.

  • You are currently breast-feeding.

  • You drink alcohol-containing beverages regularly.


What side effects do users of Tenuate report?

Side effects, that may go away during treatment, include restlessness, difficulty sleeping, nervousness, difficulty sleeping, or dry mouth. If they continue or are bothersome, check with your doctor.

Less common side effect reported were abdominal discomfort, abnormal redness of the skin, blood pressure elevation, blurred vision, breast development in males, bruising, changes in sex drive, chest pain, constipation, depression, diarrhea, difficulty with voluntary movements, dizziness, drowsiness, feelings of discomfort, feelings of elation, feeling of illness, hair loss, headache, hives, impotence, increased seizures in epileptics, increased sweating, increased volume of diluted urine, irregular heartbeat, menstrual upset, muscle pain, nausea, nervousness, over stimulation, painful urination, palpitations, rash, shortness of breath or labored breathing, tremors, unpleasant taste and vomiting.

If you notice other effects not listed above, contact your doctor, nurse, or pharmacist.

Those who have stopped taking this medication abruptly after prolonged use have reported extreme fatigue, mental depression and sleep disturbances.

What are the symptoms of overdose or something gone wrong?

If overdose is suspected, contact your local poison control center or emergency room immediately. Symptoms of overdose include restlessness, tremor, rapid breathing, nausea, vomiting, assaultiveness, confusion, depression, elevated blood pressure, fatigue, hallucinations, irregular heartbeat, lowered blood pressure, over reactive reflexes, panic state, tremors, diarrhea, and stomach cramps.

If you miss a dose of Tenuate

If you miss a dose of this medicine, take it as soon as possible. If it is after 4 pm, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular dosing schedule. Do not take 2 doses at once.

Conditions you should tell your Doctor about before taking Tenuate:

Inform your doctor of any other medical conditions, allergies, pregnancy, or breast-feeding. Use of this medicine is not recommended if you have a history of heart disease, high blood pressure, hyperthyroidism, glaucoma, atherosclerosis, or brain or spinal cord disorders. Contact your doctor or pharmacist if you have any questions or concerns about using this medicine.

Before you have any medical or dental treatments, emergency care, or surgery, tell the doctor or dentist that you are using this medicine.

For women: this medicine is excreted in breast milk. If you are or will be breast-feeding while you are using this medicine, check with your doctor or pharmacist to discuss the risks to your baby.

Tell Your Doctor if you're taking any of the following medicines:

Inform your doctor or pharmacist of all prescription and over-the-counter medicine that you are taking. Do not use this medicine if you are also taking guanadrel, guanethidine, furazolidone, or monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs).

Storing Tenuate

Store this medicine at room temperature in a tightly-closed container, away from heat, light and children.

General Notes

Take this medicine about 30 minutes to 1 hour before meals. Take your last dose of the day at least 4 to 6 hours before bedtime.

Don't exceed the recommended dose or take this medicine for longer than prescribed without checking with your doctor. Exceeding the recommended dose or taking this medicine for longer than prescribed may cause serious side effects.

Keep all doctor and laboratory appointments while you are using this medicine.

If you are epileptic your doctor should monitor you carefully for any increase in convulsions.

If you find yourself relying on this drug to maintain a state of well-being, talk to your doctor as others have found it psychologically addictive.

Don't drive, operate machinery, or do anything else that could be dangerous until you know how you react to this medicine.

This medication is usually taken for 8 to 12 weeks.

Tenuate may be habit-forming and can be addicting. If you're taking Tenuate Dospan (the controlled release formulation), don't crush or chew the tablets. Swallow them whole.

Avoid drinking alcohol while taking this medication.