Duromine 15mg vs 30mg

Duromine is a long-acting anorectic agent used to combat obesity. Duromine 15mg or 30mg capsules are prescribed for people over 12 years old suffering from overweight or obesity.

Duromine 15mg and 30mg capsules have identical pharmacodynamic and pharmacokinetic properties. If you do not know which one to use Duromine 15mg or 30mg capsules, familiarize yourself with this review.

Indications for Duromine 15mg or 30 mg capsules have similar medical conditions, namely:

Obesity (BMI over 30)
Overweight (BMI of 25 to 29.9) in combination with risk factors

Appetite suppressant Duromine is designed for short-term treatment of obesity, so short-term weight loss results may depend on the choice of appropriate dosing regimen. Duromine is an important part of long-term weight loss programs, so the choice of correct daily dosage will help to develop long-term healthy eating habits.

Advantages of using Duromine 30 mg capsules:

  • Optimal anorectic effect
  • Rapid weight loss
  • Sustained weight loss results
  • Use of low-calorie diets

Advantages of fighting obesity by means of Duromine 15mg capsules:

  • Sufficient anorectic effect
  • Low risk of side effects
  • Low risk of negative reactions in combined use with other drugs
  • Can be used by patients who have contraindications to the dose of Duromine 30mg
  • Low price of one capsule

Clinical trials have found that use of Duromine 30mg capsules suppresses appetite stronger than use of Duromine 15mg capsules. It should be noted that it is sufficient for some people to use Duromine 15mg capsules once a day to get optimal anorectic effect and rapid weight loss.

If you have never used anorectic drugs of long-acting, obesity treatment should be started with one Duromine 30mg capsule at 24-hour interval. If this dosing regimen causes side effects (such as insomnia), the dose can be reduced to 15mg of Duromine per day.

In general, the treatment course of overweight or obesity involves use of no more than 90 Duromine 30mg or 15mg capsules every 24 hours for 3 months. It is possible that the use of Duromine capsules exceeding 24-hour interval is more effective for some people.

  • Duromine diet capsules can also be used for maintenance therapy.

For these purposes, it is recommended to use one Duromine 15mg capsule once a day, one Duromine 15 mg or 30 mg capsule once every 2 days, or other continuous or intermittent dosage regimen.

  • Note that Duromine capsules can be taken more than 12 weeks if stable weight loss results have been achieved and maintained.

Additional Information

Duromine hard gelatin capsules contain 15 mg or 30 mg of active substance Phentermine. The active substance is contained as a resin and is gradually released in the stomach (on average during 12 hours).

  • Duromine capsules contain the similar inactive ingredients (e.g., paraffin), as well as various dyes approved for drugs, foods and other substances.

Different colors of capsules, as well as corresponding inscriptions on them are necessary to indicate capsules with different contents of active substance Phentermine.

Duromine 15 mg capsules

Duromine 15 mg capsules: green cap and grey body

Duromine 30 mg capsules

Duromine 30 mg capsules: brownish-red cap and grey body

Engraving indicating the brand and amount of the active substance contained is duplicated on the body and cap of Duromine capsules.

Short cap fits snugly long body of Duromine capsules that ensures tightness.

Mixing of food colorings brilliant blue FCF and iron oxide yellow makes Duromine 15mg capsules green. Food coloring iron oxide red is used to make Duromine 30mg capsules brownish-red.