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Excess blood clotting and low levels of systemic inflammation
Metabolic syndrome can cause what two things to happen in the body?
Classification of obesity that is known to be particularly dangerous; associated with fat mass becoming capable of hormone secretion
Hormone responsible for feedback that leads to appetite suppression; becomes resistant as fat stores develop
Protective adipokine that is downregulated as a result of adverse cardiometabolic effects
This receptor has been shown to play a key role in thermogenesis and when stimulated activates lipolysis in fat cells
Diet that seems to have equivocal weight loss and is capable for being maintained for longest period of time
Fatty/oily stool, fecal incontinence, increase in defecation
General SE of orlistat, especially in pts that don't change their diet
Improvement in lipids, A1c, and can be used in weight maintenance
Benefits of orlistat in addition to short term weight loss
Diethlypropion, phentermine, benzphetamine, phendimetrazine
4 sympathomimetic drugs used in tx of weight loss
Time period which sympathomimetics are approved for treatment due to scheduling and addictive properties
Bupropion, exenitide, pramlintide, metformin, topiramate
Drugs that aren't indicated for weight loss, but may cause beneficial weight loss as a SE and can also tx other conditions at the same time
Insulin, sulfonylureas, phenothiazines, antidepressants, lithium, antipsychotics, antiepileptics, glucocorticoids, progestins, thiazolidinediones
Drugs that are known to cause weight gain
Tablets and capsules; extended release
Drug formulations that should be avoided post bariatric surgery
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