Caffeine is one of the common biologically active substances that people use all over the world. Caffeine is contained in products, such as coffee, tea, chocolate, energy drinks and foods containing cacao.
A large number of patients taking Phentermine slimming tablets periodically consume coffee and products containing caffeine. Thus, it is important to find out whether you can use coffee with Phentermine and how caffeine affects the pharmacological effect of Phentermine.
While using Phentermine slimming tablets, coffee may positively affect mental and physical activity of an obese patient. It is believed that caffeine accelerates metabolism, increases activity, reduces the risk of type 2 diabetes and obesity.
During Phentermine use, coffee should be consumed in moderation. Caffeine is not contraindicated when using Phentermine, however, keep in mind that coffee is an alkaloid. Just as Phentermine slimming tablets, caffeine affects the central nervous system (CNS) and stimulates the brain.
- The combined use of caffeine and Phentermine may cause side effects from CNS (such as excitement and insomnia). These side effects most often occur if to consume coffee in the afternoon.
- Caffeine stimulates the adrenal glands and increases the concentration of hormones, cortisol and adrenaline. These hormones are involved in carbohydrate metabolism of the body, as well as they increase blood pressure.
- Phentermine slimming pills can also increase blood pressure and heart rhythm. Therefore, obese patients who have cardiovascular complications should take Phentermine and coffee with caution.
- In addition, an increased content of adrenaline in the blood can increase side effects of Phentermine, such as sleep disorder, emotional instability or self-doubt and anxiety.
When using Phentermine slimming tablets, it is necessary to limit the consumption of alcoholic beverages and smoking or to refuse from these habits at all. These simple measures can significantly reduce the risk of cardiovascular side effects.
In rare cases, the use of Phentermine slimming tablets and coffee may cause side effects from the gastrointestinal tract. These side effects may include nausea, vomiting and frequent defecation.
It should be remembered that caffeine is a slight stimulant used in many medications for weight loss. Caffeine has many positive effects and only a few negative. To decrease the risk of side effects, Phentermine and coffee should be taken with caution.