weight control agents

weight control agents is a topic covered in the Davis's Drug Guide.

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General Use

These agents are used in the management of exogenous obesity as part of a regimen including a reduced-calorie diet. They are especially useful in the presence of other risk factors including hypertension, diabetes, or dyslipidemias.

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