There is some confusion as it relates to Duromine, some people are learning that Duromine contains the same ingredients found in the drug speed and they want to find out if this is true. If it is true, they want to know why a doctor would prescribe speed to them.
Duromine is a time released drug that is used to suppress the appetite. It is often prescribed to people who are considered to be morbidly obese and have a BMI (Body Mass Index) over 27. It is also prescribed to people who have health problems because of their weight. Because Duromine is chemically similar to amphetamine (speed) it will have the same effects that the drug provides. Many people will notice an intense and active feeling all throughout the day and then a crash as the drug begins to wear off. Many doctors are allowed to prescribe this drug because it is a controlled substance. Doctors can legally prescribe it, however it is not available over the counter.
People who are concerned with Duromine being speed should consult with their doctor or pharmacist before taking it. They will be able to fully explain the many different risks that are associated with the use of this product.