Effect of sibutramine on weight maintenance after weight loss: a randomized trial

W.P.T. James, A.V. Astrup, N. Finer, J. Hilsted, P. Kopelman, S. Rossner, W.H.M. Saris, L.F. van Gaal, Group the STORM Study

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Abstract

Background sibutramine is a tertiary amine that has been shown to induce dose-dependent weight loss and to enhance the effects of a low-calorie diet for up to a year. We did a randomised, double-blind trial to assess the usefulness of sibutramine in maintaining substantial weight loss over 2 years.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2119-2125
Number of pages7
JournalLancet
Volume23-30
Issue number356
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2000

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