Qsymia is a superb weight loss pill which is available only on prescription. It is sold in market through Vivus Pharmaceuticals since 13 years. This pill works miracles to people whose life is getting destroyed by overweight or obesity by suppressing the appetite. Doctors who are aware of the drug benefits, side effects and who can monitor the patient regularly and carefully can only prescribe this drug. This means, doctors have a complete training program to become a Qsymia provider.
Effects and side effects
Intake of Qsymia as prescribed by doctor would cause reduction of weight at least 10% of average weight within no time. It causes dramatic effect in a pre-diabetic patient to not only reduce weight but also it could take off several diabetes medications. When these pills are supplemented with a healthy diet and a work out the effects lasts long.
Qsymia shows serious side effects by causing birth defects when taken in pregnancy. It should be avoided by women who are in child bearing stage. Mentally, it causes suicidal thoughts and actions in a patient. It increases heart rate, acidity in blood stream and also causes serious eye problems when not taken under health expert supervision.Some of the common side effects while taking Qsymia are dizziness, drymouth, constipation and change or loss of tastes in food.
The prices of any drug at wholesaler and retailer vary drastically. As a wholesale price of Qsymia in the USA for a 30-day supply initial dose (3.75mg phentermine/23mgtopiramate) will be $120.00, $135.62 for recommended dosage (7.5mg/46mg) and $183.90 for top dosage (15mg/92mg). If Qsymia included in insurance coverage, patient may get it for free too.
Qsymia can be prescribed only by certified health practitioners and can be sold only through certified mail order pharmacies like CVS, Walgreens and Kaiser Members etc… There are few discount coupons also available on the sale of Qsymia so that people get the treatment at their affordable rate.
Qsymia do not have a generic alternative. The prices of few vendors can be compared to know the best price in market of USA. Good Rx is giving 16% discount on recommended dosage average retail price $237.09 which comes close to $197.30. There is $100 difference in wholesale price and retail price in market. The market players like Walmart, Target, Kroger, Costco and Safeway sell this drug for a decent price around $199.00.They also gives free discount coupons for the members or online purchases. Some pharmacies like Walgreens, Rite-Aid, CVS and Kmart are selling Qsymia at an average price $203.00. They also offer special discounts and free coupons to their customers.
Manufacturer Vivus pharmaceuticals also provide Manufacturer coupons or rebate on the treatment and medicines. They offer 2 weeks free treatment and $65 discount on monthly subscription upto 36 uses. In another offer, first 30-day prescription can save up to $90 and $65 thereafter on monthly subscriptions upto 36 uses.
A patient needs to be educated by a doctor on side effects on Qsymia and make him ready to commit for a healthy diet and exercise.