Meridia is best suited for people who desire to lose huge amount of weight and should be used in conjunction with a reduced-calorie diet.
How Meridia Works
Meridia works by boosting levels of certain chemical messengers in the nervous system, including serotonin, dopamine and norepinephrine. It helps in controlling appetite for a longer time. Helping obese people in beginning a weight-loss program making them feel full, so they can eat less.
How to Take Meridia
Meridia is available in capsule form and comes in two strengths 10mg and 15mg. Take the pill before the meal with a glass of water. Don’t chew it, just swallow it. Don’t panic if you miss a dose. Make sure not to double the dose; just continue with the same schedule. Avoid taking the pills late as it may cause drowsiness.
Side Effects of Meridia
Reactions such as swelling of the lips, breathing difficulties and irregular heart beats, high blood pressure, seizures, restlessness, mild headaches, insomnia, dry mouth, constipation and addiction to the drug are the common side effects.
Precautions to be taken
Limit alcohol intake as it may worsen certain side effects of Meridia. Meridia diet pills may cause dizziness or fatigue, use extreme caution if operating machinery or performing hazardous tasks. It is not recommended for children. Meridia may be excreted in breast milk, consult your physician about this.