Use of sibutramine to assist obese women with weight loss can be successful in dietitian-led clinics: Another tool in the dietitian's toolbox

Rachel Barratt, A O'Boyle, D J Millward, Helen Truby

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Abstract

Background This study investigated differences in weight loss outcomes in obese women with Type 2 diabetes (T2D) compared to those without T2D attending a 6-month dietetic led a??Lifestylea?? intervention. In those who had failed to reach weight loss goals using the a??Lifestylea?? approach, the study further examined the effect on weight loss with the addition of sibutramine (Reductil , Abbott Laboratories, USA) over a 6-month period.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)248 - 255
Number of pages8
JournalJournal of Human Nutrition and Dietetics
Volume21
Publication statusPublished - 2008

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