Our Alpha providers do not prescribe controlled (scheduled) medications on the Alpha platform because a prescription for a controlled substance issued by means of the Internet (including telemedicine) must generally be predicated on an in-person medical evaluation. Our Alpha providers do not prescribe:
- Phentermine (Adipex-P, Lomaira)
- Phendimetrazine (Bontril PDM)
- Methamphetamine (Desoxyn)
- Phentermine and topiramate extended-release capsules (Qsmyia)
Note: human chorionic gonadotropin (HCG) is not FDA-approved for weight loss. Alpha providers do not prescribe HCG for weight loss.