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Weight Loss Drug Dosing

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dmreid2644's version from 2015-05-01 11:55

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Orlistat120 mg TID
Phentermine8mg TID
Phentermine/Topirimate3.75/23 x 2 weeks then increase to 7.5/46; if 3% weight loss isnt achieved by week 12 then increase to 11.25/69 for 2 weeks then increase to 15/92 daily
Lorcaserin 10mg BID
Bupropion/Naltrexonecomes in a 90/8 tablet - take 1 qam x 1 week then 1 BID x 1 week then 2am + 1pm x 1 week then 2 BID
Titration off Phentermine/Topirimate1 dose every other day for 1 week
Liraglutide0.6 mg SC titrated up weekly by 0.6mg up to 3mg daily
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