Weight Loss Medicine Suppliers
Anti-obesity medication or weight loss drugs are all pharmacological agents that reduce or control weight. These drugs alter one of the fundamental processes of the human body, weight regulation, by altering either appetite, or absorption of calories.The main treatment modalities for overweight and obese individuals remain dieting and physical exercise.
Clinically significant involuntary weight loss (IWL) is defined as a loss of 4.5 kg or > 5% of the usual body weight over a period of 6 - 12 months, especially when progressive. Weight loss of > 10% of normal body weight is considered to represent protein-energy malnutrition (PEM).