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Weight Loss (Weight Reduction) Summary

Description: Decrease in existing BODY WEIGHT.

Also Known As: Weight Reduction; Weight Losses; Loss, Weight; Losses, Weight; Reduction, Weight Show All >>

Networked: 22107 relevant articles (2334 outcomes, 2845 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Weight Loss

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Insulin (Novolin) : 340 outcomes 194 studies in 1718 results : FDA 2
  2. Glucose (Dextrose) : 242 outcomes 138 studies in 1312 results : FDA 175 Generic
  3. Carbon Monoxide : 86 outcomes 47 studies in 437 results : IBA
  4. orlistat (Xenical) : 76 outcomes 103 studies in 354 results : FDA 2
  5. sibutramine (Meridia) : 69 outcomes 101 studies in 328 results : FDA 1
  6. Cholesterol : 60 outcomes 46 studies in 500 results : IBA
  7. Non-alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease : 53 outcomes 22 studies in 209 results : IBA
  8. Metformin (Glucophage) : 51 outcomes 38 studies in 337 results : FDA 4 Generic
  9. Leptin : 41 outcomes 110 studies in 701 results : IBA
  10. exenatide (Byetta) : 34 outcomes 42 studies in 166 results : FDA 2
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Diseases Related to Weight Loss

  1. Obesity
  2. Insulin Resistance
  3. Overweight
  4. Body Weight (Weight, Body)
  5. Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus (MODY)
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Key Therapies for Weight Loss

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  1. Bariatric Surgery : 273 outcomes 252 studies in 1763 results
  2. Gastric Bypass (Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass) : 136 outcomes 137 studies in 1217 results
  3. Caloric Restriction : 65 outcomes 113 studies in 683 results
  4. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy) : 51 outcomes 57 studies in 589 results
  5. Gastrectomy : 48 outcomes 46 studies in 393 results
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