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 Dr. Mehmet Oz Oz
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phentermine is a prescription medication used primarily for weight loss. It's classified as a stimulant that works to suppress appetite by affecting the central nervous system. Phentermine is typically prescribed for short-term use, usually a few weeks, as part of a comprehensive weight loss plan that includes diet, exercise, and behavior modification.

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