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Dexatrim is an over-the-counter (OTC) dietary supplement meant to assist with weight loss. ... A case of myocardial injury was also reported using Dexatrim (with PPA) at doses recommended for weight...

A CONTROVERSY OVER WIDELY SOLD DIET PILLS - NYTimes.com

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Feb 13, 1982 ... Despite thi s, products containing the PPA ingredient remain among the ... It is the active ingredient in nearly every over-the-counter diet pill as ...

Can diet pills help you lose weight? UC Davis Health System ...

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It is nearly impossible to maintain weight loss without exercise. ... After FDA banned PPA, many diet pill makers reformulated their products with ephedra.

PHENYLPROPANOLAMINE - ORAL (Accutrim, Dexatrim) side ...

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Consumer information about the medication PHENYLPROPANOLAMINE - ORAL ... USES: Phenylpropanolamine (PPA) is used to treat nasal congestion associated with the ... It has also been used as a nonprescription diet-aid for weight loss.

Herbal Weight-Loss Pills - HealthDay

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Jan 20, 2016 ... Indeed, many herbs, supplements, and diet pills promise results that would ... PPA was the most popular weight loss drug in the country, but it ...

Study Links Diet Pills to Greater Stroke Risk - WebMD

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Jul 28, 2000 ... His company makes Acutrim, another OTC diet product containing PPA. However , Norman says that because Acutrim is a time-release pill, ...

PPA Advisory Alert : snopes.com

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All drugs containing PHENYLPROPANOLAMINE (PPA) are being recalled. ... an ingredient found in many over-the-counter cold medications and diet aids, may ...

Is There Such A Thing As A Safe Diet Pill? Find Out At SymptomFind ...

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May 31, 2012 ... It seems that every few years, a new diet pill hits the market and ... the use of PPA in OTC pills but it can be obtained through a prescription.

Information on different Diet Pills available - Weight Loss Tips

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What Are the Different types of Diet Pills Available? In the past two decades, ... PPA along with diet and exercise promotes weight loss. You must stay on PPA or  ...

Stores Pull Diet Pills, Cold Drugs - CBS News

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Nov 6, 2000 ... Study: Popular Ingredient PPA Can Cause Hemorrhagic Strokes. ... of over-the- counter cold remedies and diet pills from their shelves after the ...

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A Call To Restrict Drug In Diet Pills Ppa Is Also Found In Cold ...

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Sep 5, 1994 ... Arlette Cannata just wanted to lose a few pounds - fast.Instead, she lost her life. On the morning of Oct. 12, 1990, Cannata took Acutrim, a diet ...

Diet Pills - NoFat

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Phenylpropanolamine (PPA), is found in many common over-the-counter diet pills. PPA can cause a wide range of problems including changes in mood, ...

11 Dangerous Ingredients in Over the Counter Diet Pills

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PPA is known more as an ingredient in cold, cough and antiallergy drugs. As a diet pill, PPA is an appetite suppressant. It increases the risk for hemorrhagic ...