Patients and weight loss drugs - page 2

Hello Friends, Have you ever taken care of a pt that has been admitted due to complications from weight loss drugs? If so, what problems did they encounter? I am curious because I am seriously... Read More

  1. by   PediRN
    I took phentermine for about 6 mos and lost 35 lbs. Gained it all back. Oh well.
  2. by   ktwlpn
    I worked with a nurse who while taking phen/fen coded on duty in the ICU. She will never work as a nurse again due to some brain damage but she is able to function as a unit clerk.Awful what this society pushes us to do to ourselves to try to conform to the accepted standars of beauty .....
  3. by   augigi
    Doh - just realised how old this thread was.
    Last edit by augigi on Sep 23, '06