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Fastin

 [fas´tin]
trademark for a preparation of phentermine hydrochloride, an appetite suppressant.

fastin

Drug slang A street term for amphetamine, and any other neuropharmacologic agent used by dieters
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Table 1 Prescription Weight-Loss Medications Generic Name Trade Name(s) Dexfenfluramine Redux (withdrawn) Diethylpropion Tenuate, Tenuate dospan Fenfluramine Pondimin (withdrawn) Mazindol Sanorex, Mazanor Orlistat Xenical Phendimetrazine Bontril, Plegine, Prelu-2, X-Trozine Phentermine Adipex-P, Fastin, Ionamin, Oby-trim Sibutramine Meridia
Four brands of bone anchors (Peba, SuperQuick, Fastin, and Mainstay) were evaluated using the heavy suture employed in real surgery, n=232 (looped through the eyelets of anchors inserted into plastic that simulates bone), which were pulled at three angles of orientation (0[degrees], 90[degrees], and 90/90[degrees]).
Purnell, director of the weight regulation disorders clinic at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle, cited a lengthy list of potential side effects of phentermine (Fastin, Adipex, Ionamin) or sibutramine.
Although the manufacturers of fenfluramine or phentermine (Fastin and generics) did not promote their products directly to consumers, the DTC advertising was done for them by an unscrupulous diet clinic industry.
It is marketed by Smith-Kline Beecham under the name Fastin. Like Fentluramine, Phentermine is a sympathomimetic amine with pharmacologic activity similar to amphetamines.
The withdrawal of fenfluramine (Pondimin) and dexfenfluramine (Redux) late last summer is due to increasing reports of heart-valve abnormalities in as many as 30 percent of persons taking these drugs, with or without phentermine (Adipex, Fastin, or Ionamin) to promote weight loss--and the earlier report of severe lung disease in a very small percentage of patients taking fenfluramine and dexfenfluramine together.
For example, Figure 3 shows a search for "phentermine" (Ionamin, Fastin).
Together, they started a company called fastIN Providers that has now begun hooking up the tenants of the Soho Building at 110 Greene Street and will soon explore providing this service for other building owners.
Thus Fastin might be a lousy name for a sports car, but a good name for a diet pill.
Sutures in Fastin and SuperQuick anchors at 90[degrees] and 90[degrees]/90[degrees] br oke easily.
Table 1 Prescription Appetite Suppressant Medications Generic Name Trade Name(s) Dexfenfluramine Redux (Withdrawn) Diethylpropion Tenuate, Tenuate dospan Fenfluramine Pondimin (Withdrawn) Mazindol Sanorex, Mazanor Phendimetrazine Bontril, Plegine, Prelu-2, X-Trozine Phentermine Adipex-P, Fastin, Ionamin, Oby-trim Sibutramine Meridia
Doctors and patients will be made aware of a possible association between the concomitant use of fenfluramine (Pondimin) and phentermine (e.g., Ionamin, Fastin and Adipex-P) and a serious valvular heart disease.