Phentermine cardiovascular safety. In response to Yosefy C, Berman M, Beeri R. Cusp tear in bicuspid aortic valve possibly caused by phentermine. International journal of cardiology 2006;106:262-3

Int J Cardiol. 2010 Oct 8;144(2):241-2; author reply 242-3. doi: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2008.12.205. Epub 2009 Feb 1.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Comment
  • Letter

MeSH terms

  • Aortic Valve*
  • Appetite Depressants / adverse effects*
  • Appetite Depressants / therapeutic use
  • Cardiovascular Diseases / etiology
  • Cardiovascular Diseases / prevention & control
  • Heart Valve Diseases / chemically induced*
  • Humans
  • Obesity / complications
  • Obesity / drug therapy
  • Phentermine / adverse effects*
  • Phentermine / therapeutic use

Substances

  • Appetite Depressants
  • Phentermine