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Dexatrim - Wikipedia

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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 ... The panel also proposed allowing manufacturers to double the maximum daily dose of the PPA substance in diet pills, from 75 to 150 ...

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

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Aug 31, 2016 ... Another approach is to lose some weight and use medication to help keep ... After FDA banned PPA, many diet pill makers reformulated their ...

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 ...

Herbal Weight-Loss Pills - HealthDay

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Indeed, many herbs, supplements, and diet pills promise results that would put ... PPA was the most popular weight loss drug in the country, but it didn't win that ...

Phenylpropanolamine (PPA) - Amphetamines

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... ingredient that helps suppress appetites in weight loss drugs found in over-the- counter formulations. Phenylpropanolamine helps to relieve sinus congestion, ...

Phenylpropanolamine: an over-the-counter drug causing central ...

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Phenylpropanolamine (PPA) is the major ingredient in more than 70 over-the- counter preparations including diet pills, nasal decongestants, and the legal ...

Over the Counter Diet Pills - OTC Diet Medications - HealthReserve

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Learn about OTC diet pills, including Dexatrim, Acutrim, Metabolife, and Ephedra. ... The FDA reports that PPA is linked to an increased risk of bleeding in the ...

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 ...

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  ...

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Information by Drug Class > Phenylpropanolamine (PPA ...

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Phenylpropanolamine (PPA) Information Page ... and prescription cough and cold medications as a decongestant and in OTC weight loss products. ... FDA's Nonprescription Drugs Advisory Committee recently discussed this Yale study along ...

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 ...