Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Medications

At a Glance

A number of medications exist that are used for weight loss purposes.  These drugs are prescribed by a doctor only when appropriate, and they should be used after non-drug options have been exhausted.  Drugs can assist with weight loss by blocking the absorption of some fats, balancing brain chemicals to increase metabolism or suppressing appetite in patients.

Community: Medications

Join our community by contributing

Hc_btn_vert_join Hc_btn_vert_share Hc_btn_vert_ask
Happening Now In Our Community

Hot Topic

How Phentermine Works   Phentermine is an anorectic drug and appetite suppressant used to make people feel less hungry. It works by changing the levels of neurotransmitters affecting mood and appetite. Long-term use of this drug is not recommended because it works for only a few weeks. Phentermine is normally prescribed to those people…

Medications
Community Activity
FILTER BY:
All | Expert Only

My Bariatric Life, Health Guide, answered I had a duodenal switch and was wonder… Thank you for your question. But may I ask why the interest in fat…

01/09/14

4 answers

Reply

My Bariatric Life, Health Guide, posted New, Controversial Qsymia Diet Pill May…   Qsymia Prescription Weight Loss Supplement Now…

10/11/12

0 comments

Comment

My Bariatric Life, Health Guide, posted Are Weight Loss Supplements Effective? There is a base of people who claim that weight loss supplements, such as…

08/15/12

0 comments

Comment

My Bariatric Life, Health Guide, posted How Safe are Fat Burning Supplements? We all have some bad habits, about that there is little doubt. Perhaps we leave…

08/13/12

0 comments

Comment

Showing 5 - 8 of 31 results
< 1  |  Page 2 | 3  | 4  | 5  >

Related Content: Medications